Reuters logo
Brazil's Barbosa says fiscal recovery hinges on economic stability
December 17, 2015 / 5:02 PM / 2 years ago

Brazil's Barbosa says fiscal recovery hinges on economic stability

BRASILIA, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Brazilian Planning Minister Nelson Barbosa said on Thursday that the government needs to stabilize a contracting economy in order to bolster fiscal savings next year.

Barbosa said that is why the government proposed a lower 2016 primary surplus target as a way to maintain public investments and support the economy. (Reporting by Alonso Soto)

Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below