economy

HEARING IN CONGRESS ENDS IN FARCE

Caputo: “Offshore accounts are not a crime”

Finance minister appears before Congress to answer lawmakers on claims that he fronted offshore accounts for third parties. Caputo insisted he was not an owner of the companies in question, in a session overshadowed by a ‘papelito.’

Saturday 7 April, 2018

NEW SERIES COMING THIS MONTH

Brazil's Lava Jato corruption mess heads to Netflix

A new series, The Mechanism, opens on March 23 and is heavily based on the graft scandal shaking Brazil over the last four years, involving the president, ex-presidents, top business executives and the country's state oil company.

Thursday 15 March, 2018

Free trade negotiations

Mercosur and EU talks remain stuck

While plenty of political will exists on both sides to reach terms for a free trade agreement, concerns over agricultural imports from European farmers continue to stall progress.

Monday 5 March, 2018

Poll

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