RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The General Secretariat of the Presidency announced that President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday, November 25th, signed a provisional measure (MP) exempting Amapá state residents from paying their electricity bills. According to the Planalto Palace, the exemption is applicable to the bill covering the thirty days prior to the date of the MP's publication.
On November 3rd, a fire in a substation transformer left 14 of the state's 16 . . .