Brazil’s Bolsonaro heralds ‘great day’ as Senate approves pension reform

2019-10-23T14:11:54-07:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Pension Reform|Tags: , |

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday hailed the Senate's approval of a sweeping overhaul of the nation's pension system as a launch pad for the wider economy, although voting on the last few remaining amendments was delayed to the following day. Pension reform is seen by the government and many economists as crucial to stabilizing Brazil's public finances and restoring business confidence, conditions they say will lead to stronger and more sustainable growth in Latin America's largest economy. The [...]