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✈️ Infrastructure crown jewel can’t attract bidders

Good morning! Today, we’re talking about the upcoming auction of airport assets. How Lula continues to fumble the ball on Ukraine. And the Feds find that Jair Bolsonaro committed pandemic-related crimes.

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Bad timing to auction Brazil’s second-busiest airport

lula Over 22 million passengers traveled through the Congonhas airport before the pandemic. Photo: Vinicius van Coolwijk/Shutterstock
Over 22 million passengers traveled through the Congonhas airport before the pandemic. Photo: Vinicius van Coolwijk/Shutterstock

The federal government will today hold an auction of the rights to run 15 airports spread across Brazil. The list — which includes São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, Brazil’s second-busiest — is separated into...

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