We’re covering talks between Brazil’s government and some (but not all) 5G suppliers. The new benchmark interest rate in the country. And the day Bolsonaro reportedly nearly staged a coup.
Operation Car Wash has arrested São Paulo State Transport Secretary Alexandre Baldy. The investigation targets fraudulent schemes in healthcare contracts signed during Mr. Baldy’s tenure as Brazil’s Minister of Cities. Federal Judge Marcelo Bretas, who oversees the anti-corruption probe in Rio de Janeiro, issued a total of six arrest warrants to be carried out in four states.
5G: Brazil meets with Nokia, Ericsson … but not Huawei