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Weak Real highlights the investment conundrum

Inflows remain strong in spite of currency weakness.

29 August 2013

Depreciation adds to the uncertainty

The scenario is bad but maybe not quite as bleak as is sometimes painted.

29 August 2013

Depreciation takes its toll

As the Real gets weaker, the government loses room for manoeuvre.

29 August 2013

The Cuban doctors arrive

Critics denounce the policy as electioneering.

29 August 2013

The foreign investment puzzle

Most indicators look bad apart from FDI.

01 August 2013

The “reverse alchemist” in action

A critic attacks the influence of the treasury secretary.

01 August 2013

The slowdown hits the jobs market

Rising joblessness increases the pressure on the government.

01 August 2013

Transport projects face more hold-ups

The suspension of road-toll increases has generated fresh uncertainty among investors.

01 August 2013

Eike under the microscope

Regulators are under fire over the Batista bubble.

18 July 2013

Political reform blow for Dilma

Commentators have criticised the government's response to the protests.

18 July 2013

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