Tag: inflation

    Workers in a Brazilian industry

    Brazil Inflation Now Is Above the Target Ceiling

    Brazil official inflation rate, as measured by the National Broad Consumer Price Index (the ...

    Crowded bus in Brazil

    At 6.5%, Brazil Inflation Hits Ceiling Set by the Government

    The Broad Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed out July at 0.01%, the Brazilian Geography ...

    Dilma Rousseff

    Food Prices Fall in Brazil and President Rousseff Gives a Sigh of Relief

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has been helped in her efforts to tame inflation by ...

    Brazil currency

    Brazil’s Higher Inflation Leaves Little Room for Interest Rates Cuts

    Consumer prices in Brazil rose faster than expected in the month to mid-July on ...

    Construction work in Brazil

    Brazil’s Inflation Down, But Still a Hefty 6.97%

    Brazilian government statistics from the IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics) show that ...

    Buying fish

    Brazil Losing War Against Inflation. Consumer Price Index Up over 7%

    Brazil’s government data show that annual inflation in the country hit a six-year high ...

    Farmers Market in Bahia

    Price of Food Boosts Brazil Inflation to 5.63%, Well Above Government’s Target

    Inflation (IPCA – Consumer Price Index) reached 0.83% in November, in Brazil, the highest ...

    Dollar invasion in Brazil

    Amid Growing Inflation Brazil Ups Taxes on Foreigners and Warns Against Currency War

    Brazilian economists in a weekly central bank survey raised for a fifth straight week ...

    São Paulo street

    Brazil’s Economy Cools Down After 9% Annual Rate Expansion

    For the third month in a row Brazil has reported in July slower job ...

    Brazil's Central Bank chief Henrique Meirelles

    Brazil Answer to Fastest Growth in 2 Decades: Raising Interest Rates

     The chief of Brazil’s central bank, Henrique Meirelles, said he’s “confident” that Brazilian inflation ...