Infrastructure August 18, 2019
What will São Paulo Governor João Doria bring back from China?
Hello, you’re reading our Weekly Report. In this issue: What São Paulo Governor João Doria accomplished on his trip (...) READ MORE
Tech roundup for August 9 | Brazil makes a push for smart cities
You’re reading The Brazilian Report‘s weekly tech roundup, a digest of the most important news about technology and innovation (...) READ MORE
August 6, 2019 | Risks of a U.S.-China currency war spell trouble for Brazil
Good morning! The U.S.-China trade war could become a currency war — and that is bad for Brazil. The (...) READ MORE
August 1, 2019 | Will lower interest rates revive Brazil’s economy?
Good morning! Brazil’s Central Bank pushed the benchmark interest rate to a new all-time low. What does it mean (...) READ MORE
July 23, 2019 | Brazil’s plan to reduce its dependence on diesel
Good morning! In this issue, Brazil’s plan to change its fuel matrix and become less dependent on diesel. Jair (...) READ MORE
Why isn’t there more seaborne cargo transportation in Brazil?
On Thursday (July 18), the government published a new minimum freight pricing table—to the consternation of truck drivers. Since (...) READ MORE
July 19, 2019 | Public investment in Brazil at a 50-year low
Good morning! In today’s issue: Brazil needs to boost investment to break the vicious cycle of poor growth rates. (...) READ MORE