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Brazil’s economic Maginot Line

Happy Friday! Today: Guedes gives Congress a tough choice to make. Covid hearings committee suffers a setback. And a marvelous 2021 for agriculture.

Between fiscal pedaling and shutdown

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Economy Minister Paulo Guedes wants to poke holes into the spending cap. Photo: Marcelo Camargo/ABr

Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said on Thursday that, if Congress would not allow the government to divide court-mandated payments into dozens of installments – in total amounting to BRL 90 billion (USD 16 billion)...

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