Brazil Targets Moderate Improvement in 2017 Budget Deficit

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  • Economic team will target budget gap of $41 billion next year
  • The 2017 budget goal is ‘extremely realistic’ -- Meirelles

Brazil’s new economic team announced plans on Thursday to narrow but not close its budget deficit next year, as the worst recession in decades stymies efforts to shore up fiscal accounts.

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