Economy

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    Brazil’s Outsourcing Bill Divides Employers and Workers

    The lower house of the Brazilian Congress passed a bill to allow companies to ...

    Brazilian president meets kitchen crew after barbecue with foreign ambassadors - Beto Barata/PR

    Presidential Barbecue Tries to Save Brazil’s Meat Reputation Before the World

    Brazilian President Michel Temer is trying to reassure foreign trade partners that the corruption ...

    Cattle being killed in Brazil

    Something Rotten in the State of Brazil: The Meat they Eat

      Meat producing giants JSB SA and BRF SA are among dozens of meatpackers ...

    Lula talks to the crowd at Avenida Paulista - Ricardo Stuckert/Instituto Lula

    Despite Street Protests Brazil President Goes Ahead with Pension Reform

      Brazil’s president Michel Temer and senior lawmakers are still unwavering in their support ...

    The Worst Ever: Brazil’s GDP Drops 7.2% in the 2015-2016 Period

    Brazil’s economic woes continue as the country’s worst-ever recession unexpectedly deepened at the end ...