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Presidente do Banco Central, Roberto Campos Neto, discursa durante cerimonia de sanção da Lei da Autonomia do Banco Central
Posto de combustível
Economy

Gov’t maintains estimated growth of economy at 5.3 percent this year

The forecast inflation was raised to 7.9%. The IPCA has been more strongly impacted by fluctuations in the prices of monitored items—goods like gasoline, liquefied petroleum gas, and medications.

A CEB é uma das empresas para as quais está sendo estudada a abertura de capital /Foto: Dênio Simões/Agência Brasília
Economy

Brasília electric utility privatized after auction with 76.63% premium

Gustavo Montezano, president of the Brazilian Development Bank, tasked with designing the privatization process, argued the utility “drained” public funds that could be put towards other fields, like education and health care.

Presidente da República Jair Bolsonaro e a Primeira Dama Michelle Bolsonaro durante cerimônia de inauguração da Usina Hidrelétrica Belo Monte.
Politics

Brazil unveils world’s fourth biggest hydropower plant

After its 18th and last turbine was switched on, the world’s fourth largest hydropower plant and Brazil’s biggest—the Belo Monte Dam—is now fully operational.

Usina Hidrelétrica de Itaipu
General

Brazil expects Itaipu deal with Paraguay finalized by year’s end

Joaquim Silva e Luna, director of Itaipu Binacional on Brazil’s side, said Tuesday (Oct 29) he is “confident” that Brazil and Paraguay will reach an agreement on the purchase of energy from the hydroelectric power plant by Paraguay’s state-run National Electricity Administrati