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  1. Brazil's government sees 2024 fiscal target as feasible despite March deficit

    BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's government believes it will achieve this year's fiscal target considering its tolerance margins, despite an unexpected budget deficit in March, where increased expenses overshadowed the rise in revenues. The country's primary deficit amounted to 1.5 bi
  2. Brazil central government primary deficit jumps 37.7% in February

    BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's central government reported a sharp deterioration of its budget in February, Treasury data showed on Tuesday, with increased revenues unable to offset the negative impacts of a significant growth in expenses. The central government's primary budget def
  3. Brazil's central govt deficit soars in 2023 to 2nd-largest ever

    BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's central government primary budget deficit reached 230.5 billion reais ($47 billion) in 2023, Treasury data showed on Monday, in a sharp fiscal deterioration that casts doubt on the official goal of balancing the accounts this year. The annual deficit,
  4. Brazil central govt primary surplus drops nearly 50% in April

    BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's central government primary budget surplus dropped by 48.3% in April in real terms from the same period last year, Treasury figures showed on Tuesday, on the back of increased spending. The central government, including the Treasury, central bank, and