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Industries face gas and power woes

Happy Monday! This week, factories fear closure amid plans to raise gas prices even higher. PSDB primaries end in farce, epitomizing the party’s fall from grace.

Industries face uphill battle to tame gas prices

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Power station in Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná. Photo: Jose Luis Stephens/Shutterstock

Brazilian industry has been limping in recent years, and the current water and energy crisis has only made things more difficult. The price of gas has skyrocketed — potentially...

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