Financial Times reported that Brazil’s economy was among the fastest growing globally for the first quarter, which might reinforce the possibility of economic overheating and increasing interest rates of the Central Bank. The Brazilian economy skyrocketed at an annual rate of 9 per cent from January to March.

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    • Chiden Balmes

      Chiden, a correspondent based in Seoul, focuses on computer-assisted reporting to provide international development professionals with practical business and career information. He also contributes to the Development Newswire and the Global Development Briefing, two of the world's highest-circulation development publications.