New Brazil government riven by divisions, policy confusion

FILE PHOTO: Brazil's Economy Minister Paulo Guedes and the Chief of Staff Minister Onyx Lorenzoni arrive for a ceremony at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Adriano Machado/File photo

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s new far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has stumbled out of the gate with infighting, policy flip-flops and confusion in his one-week-old government, raising concern among investors about his ability to carry out pressing fiscal reforms. Divisions have quickly emerged between his political and economic teams over plans to overhaul a messy tax […]

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