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Brazil Announces Financial Package to Avoid Truckers' Strike

The government of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announced Tuesday a financial package aimed at staving off a potential truckers' strike.   Chief of Staff Onyx Lorenzoni said the Brazilian Development Bank will be providing $128 million in credit to truckers and that the Ministry of Infrastructure will spend $514 million on improving roads.   The announcement is part of a series of recent decisions by the administration aimed at appeasing the sector.   Last month...

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