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With minimum freight prices codified in law, the Brazilian government wants to avoid a new truckers' strike. But the move might have many unintended consequences

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Brazilian culture secretary loses job after paraphrasing Goebbels

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With new freight table, Bolsonaro hopes to appease truckers

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Power Jan 16, 2020

Human rights for some in Jair Bolsonaro’s Brazil

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Opinion Jan 16, 2020

“Bolsonaro’s government encourages radicalism”: Brazilian Bar Association president

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The latest scandal in Bolsonaro’s cabinet

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Society Jan 15, 2020

Nut-cracking Brazilian monkeys could teach us about human evolution

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Society Jan 15, 2020

World Capital of Architecture, Rio de Janeiro has to confront its own challenges

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A quarter of a century on, Brazil updates its franchising legislation and companies in the sector are delighted

Business Jan 14, 2020

New franchising law opens the door to more foreign investments

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With new freight table, Bolsonaro hopes to appease truckers

Brazil Daily Jan 17, 2020

The new freight table: will it avoid a new truckers' strike? Low levels of Brazil's hydropower reservoirs. And the new powers of the Solicitor General
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Brazil DailyJan 16, 2020

The latest scandal in Bolsonaro’s cabinet

The latest scandal in Jair Bolsonaro's cabinet. The imminent...
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Trump keeps OECD promise to Bolsonaro

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Brazil DailyJan 14, 2020

The Oscars wade into Brazil’s war of narratives

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Brazil WeeklyJan 13, 2020

Lula’s plan to get the evangelical vote

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How politicians silently cripple local newsrooms in Brazil

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Brazil DailyJan 09, 2020

Cyberwarfare risk has increased. Is Brazil ready?

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Brazil DailyJan 08, 2020

In debt, Brazilian firms could miss out on economic recovery

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    With minimum freight prices codified in law, the Brazilian government wants to avoid a new truckers' strike. But the move might have many unintended consequences
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    BusinessJan 14, 2020

    New franchising law opens the door to more foreign investments

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