16 February 2012Download report
Pragmatism has marked Murilo Ferreira's first months in charge. Now a struggle looms over the draft mining code.
Last year’s tax hike has curbed Asian car imports, but the government is struggling to look beyond quick fixes.
The ambitious infrastructure company forecasts that poorly connected Viracopos will one day have more passengers than Heathrow does now.
Part of the new fertile frontier, the state has attracted forestry, fertiliser and biodiesel investors.
A round-up of recent mergers and acquisitions.
Bulls and Bears
For the first time, Brazil’s top-rated forecasters are suggesting that interest rates will be under 10% at the end of 2013.
Upcoming events and economic data.
Airport privatisation is the government's "greatest achievement" to date, argues one observer.
Brazil's politics is undergoing change that will redraw Dilma Rousseff's path to re-election, says Aline Machado in Brasília.