Ministerial reform began with a change of command in six federal government portfolios
O financial market operates in the positive field this Tuesday, 30, after switching over to six government ministries of Jair Bolsonaro (without a party) and the departure of Army, Navy and Air Force commanders. At around 1:30 pm, the dollar registered a decrease of 0.21%, to R $ 5.754 after hitting a maximum of 5.802 and a minimum of R $ 5.736. The exchange rate closed the day before with an increase of 0.43%, to R $ 5.766. The scenario makes the Ibovespa, reference of B3, operate with an increase of 1.03%, at 116,613 points. The trading session on Monday, the 29th, closed with an increase of 0.56%, to 115,418 points.
Investors analyze the reflexes of the chair dance in the federal government after a series of layoffs and requests for exit earlier in the week. Altogether, Ernesto Araújo, from Foreign Affairs, Fernando Azevedo, from Defense, José Levi, from the Federal Attorney General, Luiz Eduardo Ramos, from the Government Secretariat, Walter Braga Netto, from the Civil House, and André Mendonça, left their positions. Justice and Public Security. Of these, the last three were relocated, following the federal government. According to the government leader in the Chamber, deputy Ricardo Barros (PP-PR), the changes should bring more agility to the immunization schedule against Covid-19.
After Azevedo’s resignation, the Ministry of Defense announced the landing of the three commanders of the Armed Forces early on Tuesday. Edson Pujol, from the Army, Ilques Barbosa, from the Navy, and Antônio Carlos Moretti Bermudez, from the Air Force, left the government after a series of strains with Bolsonaro. The Executive has not yet announced the new names for the positions.