SAO PAULO — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and enterprise magnate Elon Musk are scheduled to fulfill in Sao Paulo on Friday, Brazilian day by day O Globo reported late Thursday.
The 2 will talk about a possible partnership on rural connectivity and deforestation monitoring, in response to O Globo.
The assembly follows a gathering of the SpaceX and Tesla chief government with Brazilian Communications Minister Fabio Faria in November in Austin, Texas. The 2 spoke about utilizing SpaceX know-how to deliver web to rural faculties and reduce on unlawful deforestation within the Amazon rainforest.
In accordance with the O Globo report, the Friday assembly will occur in an upscale resort close to the town of Sorocaba in Sao Paulo state and can be attended by a number of enterprise executives, together with Telecom Italia Chief Govt Pietro Labriola and the chairman of Brazilian lender Banco BTG Pactual, Andre Esteves.
Musk will meet Brazil’s far-right president simply days after he mentioned on Twitter he may now not assist Democrats “and can vote Republican.”
Bolsonaro, who celebrated Twitter’s announcement of its acceptance of Musk’s preliminary bid for the corporate, has been attempting for years to lure Tesla to Brazil.
In 2020, his son, congressman Eduardo Bolsonaro, mentioned he had met with the previous cost d’affaires on the U.S. embassy in Brasilia, William Popp, to debate a plan to draw the automaker to construct a manufacturing facility within the nation. Quickly after, Bolsonaro acknowledged a want to go to a Tesla plant on a go to to the U.S.
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