Brazil's Bolsonaro plans hydro, nuclear plants to tackle power shortfall: general
Thursday, 11 October 2018 Far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro plans to tackle Brazil's chronic energy shortages head-on by expanding nuclear power and hydroelectric energy despite environmental concerns over the impact of new dams on the Amazon, the retired general devising his infrastructure program told Reuters.
According to Reuters, Brazil’s Workers Party presidential candidate Fernando Haddad said on Monday that the runoff race for the country’s top office would pit his party’s history of strong social programs against the neoliberal economic model. During the news conference, Haddad also said he...
GM announced Monday it is cutting production of slow-selling, gas-powered sedan models. According to Reuters, the automaker also plans to slash its North American workforce. The move comes as GM shifts..
Brazil’s right-wing President-elect Jair Bolsonaro wants to take down the press. Once Bolsonaro takes office, half a billion dollars in public-sector marketing budgets will come under his discretion...
Mike Pompeo spoke to Brazil's president-elect Jair Bolsonaro. Ambassador John Cotton Richmond takes the lead on combating human trafficking. Deputy spokesperson of the State Department Robert Palladino..
According to a report by Business Insider, on Sunday, Jair Bolsonaro, a federal legislator in Brazil since the early 1990s, cruised to an expected victory in the second round of Brazil's presidential..
Reuters reports Brazilian president-elect Jair Bolsonaro has revisited his most contentious campaign promises. Bolsonaro called for looser gun laws, urging a high-profile anti-corruption judge to join..
Reuters reports that Brazil’s president-elect, Jair Bolsonaro, made a statement in a video released on Monday. He said that Brazil would again take the lead in ethanol production globally. This after..