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There are expectations that the economy will struggle to grow above 0.5 per cent in 2017.
Police described the hearts of some inmates being removed from their bodies and burned in a bonfire.
Several bodies were beheaded, dismembered, and thrown over the fence of the prison in the city of Manaus.
Thousands take to the streets to protest with the UN has condemned as a socially regressive policy.
The agricultural and industrial sectors were performing worse than last year, the state statistics firm said.
Seventy-five people were killed but rescuers found six survivors at the crash site.
The IMF is urging Brazil's government to implement tough austerity and reform measures to kickstart economic recovery.
Brazil's biggest company is currently restructuring to deal with crippling debt, low oil prices, and a corruption probe.
The World Health Organization says that Zika has spread to almost 60 countries around the world.
Temer called on senators to support a proposed constitutional amendment that caps federal spending.