Advanced Search

LatinNews Regional Monitor: Brazil & Southern Cone - 3 January 2019

From LatinNews Daily
Development: On 2 January, Brazil’s new President Jair Bolsonaro declared his intention of increasing bilateral cooperation with China and highlighted the importance of Sino-Brazilian relations after meeting with Ji Bingxuan, the vice-president of the permanent committee of China’s National People’s Congress...
* Brazil’s new economy minister, Paulo Guedes, was sworn in on 2 January and outlined his three priorities over the next four years as being pension reform, the privatisation of state-owned companies, and the simplification of the tax system...
Development: Argentina’s tax take in 2018 increased by 31.2% on the previous year, according to a report released by the federal tax agency (Afip) on 2 January...
* Uruguay’s officials exports and investment promotion agency Uruguay XXI has released new figures which show the country’s exports totalled US$9bn in 2018, up 0.4% on the previous year...

End of preview

Subscribers: Log in now to read the full article

Not a Subscriber?

Choose from one of the following options

1 credit = $0.50/£0.33