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Brazil governors express concern at Bolsonaro support among state police

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's state governors are concerned about military police turning out in support of President Jair Bolsonaro in an upcoming march, minutes published on Tuesday showed, as the far-right former army captain continues to sow doubt about next year's presidential election. Their concerns came to light in minutes…
bubmag
August 24, 2021
Brasilia

Agrobrasilia Inc. Reports Growth In Partnership Investments

    LOS ANGELES, CA, August 23, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Agrobrasilia Inc., a provider of technology-enabled Green Energy solutions connecting consumers with plant-based biotech solutions, today announced the company's quarterly results posting substantial growth within its strategic partnership investments that shows the company boosted efficiency in the second quarter. Commenting on the…
bubmag
August 23, 2021
Brasilia

Brazil’s Guedes says political conflict mars economy

BRASILIA - Brazil's Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said on Friday that political conflict is contaminating the economy and overshadowing positive news on economic growth and the prospect of a much smaller primary budget deficit next year. Guedes spoke to investors as the country's political climate became even more tense after…
bubmag
August 21, 2021
Brasilia

Brazil's Bolsonaro asks Senate to impeach a Supreme Court justice

BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro raised the stakes in his battle with the country's Supreme Court on Friday, sending the Senate a request for the impeachment of one of its justices, according to the request seen by Reuters. Bolsonaro is seeking to impeach Justice Alexandre de Moraes after…
bubmag
August 21, 2021
Brasilia

Bolsonaro blocks critics on social media, says rights group

This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Author of the article: Article content BRASILIA — Brazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, is blocking social media followers who criticize him, violating their rights of freedom of speech and access to information, Human Rights Watch said on Thursday. The…
bubmag
August 19, 2021
Brasilia

Military display rolls into Brazil capital before tense vote

1of15An armored vehicle drives past Congressional buildings as part of a convoy after it passed by Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. The convoy paraded by the palace on Tuesday, the day of a key congressional vote on a constitutional reform proposal supported by Bolsonaro that…
bubmag
August 11, 2021
Brasilia

Brazil's Bolsonaro says oil company Petrobras will pay for free LPG

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday evening that state-controlled company Petroleo Brasileiro SA, known as Petrobras, has 3 billion reais ($575.5 million) to fund free LPG bottles to low-income people that cannot afford them. Liquified petroleum gas (LPG) bottles are used for cooking mainly by low-income…
bubmag
July 31, 2021