Economy

    Brazilian Industry Urges Drastic Cuts in Expenditure and Taxes

    Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva called for "more boldness" to help the ...

    Final Numbers In: Brazil’s Economy Grew Mere 2.3% in 2005

    The Brazilian economy ended up growing 2.3% in 2005 in comparison with 2004, when ...

    Brazilians Slightly More Confident in the Economy

    Brazilian consumers are more confident at the start of this year, according to data ...

    Lula: Brazil Doesn’t Need Foreign Loans to Keep Growing

    In an address, Monday, January, on a national radio and television pool, Brazilian President ...

    Brazil’s Finance Minister Sees ‘Vigorous Growth” and 1.5 Million New Jobs in 2006

    Brazil’s Minister of Finance, Antonio Palocci, told reporters on Friday, December 23, that Brazil ...

    Speculators Are Not Welcome, Says Brazil’s Lula

    Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva once again came out in defense of ...

    Brazil’s Industry Leaders Ask Lula for Stability and Lower Interests

    Brazil’s Minister of Finance, Antônio Palocci, said on Friday, August 5, that the government ...

    Brazilian Finance Minister Says Government Scandal Will Not Taint Economy

    Brazil’s Minister of Finance, Antonio Palocci, declared that there is no question in the ...

    Brazilian Informal Economy Grows 9% and Brazil Doesn’t Know How to Deal with It

    Brazil’s informal economy grew 9.1% between 1997 and 2003, according to the Brazilian Institute ...