Brazil Supreme Court Considers Sharing Petrobras’ Billions

Different government agencies are fighting for "their" share of the available amount of R$2,5 billion (US$682 million) from fines paid by Petrobras. Now, the Supreme Court will decide on how the money will be used.

By Richard Mann, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last week, during coffee with journalists, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro reaffirmed that he relied on the proceeds from fines paid by Petrobras to offset the announced controversial cut in education.

In an earlier statement on Thursday, May 16th, he said that he expects to . . .

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