RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Secretary of the National Treasury, Mansueto Almeida, said on Thursday, March 5th, that the country is experiencing "tremendous difficulties" and said it is not "normal" for a nation like Brazil to grow one percent a year.
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) result for 2019, released on Wednesday, March 4th, reported that the Brazilian economy had grown only 1.1 percent.
"I'm deeply concerned, I don't sleep well . . .