Issue to Watch: Rio's Transportation Fares

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This past week, Rio experienced a three-day bus strike, affecting close to a million workers in the city and leading to commercial losses of around R$700 million. And though buses are now operating again, Rio commuters will see another change starting tomorrow: subway and train fares are going up. On May 19, subway fares rise to R$3.50, a 9 percent increase, and train fares go up R$3.20, a 10 percent increase. . . .

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