Today, we are covering the struggles of Brazil’s industry sector. The pension reform advances. And how companies want to police employees’ use of messaging apps like WhatsApp. (This newsletter is for platinum subscribers only. Become one now!)
Operation Car Wash has launched a new stage this morning, with police targeting civil servants working at the Federal Revenue Service. Fourteen auditors (all of whom have arrest warrants issued against themselves) are accused of taking bribes from business owners investigated by the same Operation Car Wash, in exchange for lowering (or scrapping altogether) fines they were imposed.