Brazil Weekly

Every Monday, you'll get a look forward to the next seven days ahead, keeping you abreast on what to look out for and a recap of the week, coupled with exclusive political and economic analysis on Brazil. This newsletter is part of our Standard offer.
Good morning! This week, we are covering a Hollywood-esque prison break by Brazil’s deadliest drug gang. The government’s latest strategy to raise money. How Brazilians perceive public servants. (This newsletter is for premium and standard subscribers only. Become one...

Brazil WeeklyJan 13, 2020

Lula’s plan to get the evangelical vote

Good morning!  This week, how the Workers’ Party tries...

Brazil WeeklyJan 06, 2020

How would Brazil act if a U.S.-Iran conflict breaks out?

The possible ripple effects of U.S.-Iran tensions in Brazil.

Brazil WeeklyDec 16, 2019

U.S.-China trade agreement: good or bad for Brazil?

Good morning! This week, the expected implications of the...

Brazil Weekly Dec 09, 2019

Brazil’s latest privatization plan a risk for data privacy?

Good morning! This week, the privatization of Brazil’s data processing company—no one is (but should be) talking about. Jair Bolsonaro’s stable approval ratings. And...

Brazil Weekly Dec 02, 2019

Why you can trust Brazil’s electronic voting system

Good morning! This week, we’re talking about Brazil’s reliable electronic voting system. How swine flu outbreaks in China are making meat a luxury product...

Brazil Weekly Nov 25, 2019

Crisis in South America a problem for Brazilian exporters

Good morning! This week, we talk about Brazilian trade with South America. And the lack of consistent and efficient antitrust regulations. (This newsletter is...

Brazil Weekly Nov 18, 2019

The true situation of Brazil’s public service, in charts

Good morning! This week, we explain the state of Brazilian public service. What will become of the president’s party, without the president? Brazil’s young,...

Brazil Weekly Nov 11, 2019

Generals remain ultimate power brokers in Latin America

Good morning! We’re covering the aftermath of Lula being released from prison. Evo Morales’s resignation shows how much civilian leaders can’t survive without the...

Brazil Weekly Nov 04, 2019

Brazil could become one of the world’s top 4 oil producers

Good morning! This week, we’re covering Brazil’s upcoming massive oil auctions. 600 days since the Marielle Franco murders. Brazil’s unemployment rates. (This newsletter is...

Brazil Weekly Oct 28, 2019

Latin America’s veins are wide open

Good morning! This week, we are covering the “Latin America Spring.” Argentina has a new president-elect: what does it mean for Brazil. How Brazilian...

Brazil Weekly Oct 21, 2019

Chinese people learning more and more Portuguese

This week, we talk about how China moves to know more about Brazil. Scientists believe they’ve found the origin of the massive oil spill...

Brazil Weekly Oct 14, 2019

What to make of Brazil’s Conservative Political Action Conference

Good morning! This week, we’re covering CPAC Brazil—a conservative event imported by the Bolsonaros. And the crypto-gold rush taking Brazilians to Paraguay. Lower tariffs...

Brazil Weekly Oct 07, 2019

Dummy candidate scandal opens can of illegally funded worms

Good morning! This week, we are covering Brazil’s new Telecom Law, recently sanctioned by the president. Plus, a campaign financing scandal involving dummy candidates...

Brazil Weekly Sep 30, 2019

Less bureaucracy for foreign banks entering Brazil

Good morning! This week, we cover the new banking rules making it easier for foreign banks to set up shop in Brazil. Plus, the...

Brazil Weekly Sep 23, 2019

Why do the Brazilian police kill so much?

The Brazilian economy needs diversification. Rio police kill an 8-year-old girl. The government on Twitter. And what to expect from Jair Bolsonaro at the...

Brazil Weekly Sep 16, 2019

A Senate crisis cracking the president’s party

Good morning! Today, we explain the Senate crisis within the president’s party. Plus, the government’s silent move on environmental reserves. How Brazilian markets performed....

Brazil Weekly Sep 09, 2019

Brazil zeroes in on privatization model for ports

Good morning! Today, we discuss the government’s quest to find a privatization model for infrastructure. Rio’s crackdown on LGBT books offers a glimpse of...

Brazil Weekly Aug 31, 2019

GDP results, 2020 budget: Where the Brazilian economy is heading

Hello! You are reading The Brazilian Report‘s Weekly Report. In this issue: The Brazilian 2020 federal budget—and its possible impacts on the economy. The...
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