SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and enterprise magnate Elon Musk are scheduled to satisfy in Sao Paulo on Friday, Brazilian daily O Globo noted late Thursday.
The two will focus on a possible partnership on rural connectivity and deforestation monitoring, in accordance to O Globo.
The conference follows a conference of the SpaceX and Tesla main govt with Brazilian Communications Minister Fabio Faria in November in Austin, Texas. The two spoke about utilizing SpaceX technology to provide internet to rural universities and minimize back on unlawful deforestation in the Amazon rainforest.
According to the O Globo report, the Friday conference will materialize in an upscale lodge near the city of Sorocaba in Sao Paulo point out and will be attended by several enterprise executives, such as Telecom Italia Main Govt Pietro Labriola and the chairman of Brazilian lender Banco BTG Pactual, Andre Esteves.
Musk will meet Brazil’s much-suitable president just days following he reported on Twitter he could no longer assist Democrats “and will vote Republican.”
Bolsonaro, who celebrated Twitter’s announcement of its acceptance of Musk’s initial bid for the organization, has been making an attempt for decades to lure Tesla to Brazil.
In 2020, his son, congressman Eduardo Bolsonaro, said he had fulfilled with the previous demand d’affaires at the U.S. embassy in Brasilia, William Popp, to talk about a program to attract the automaker to construct a manufacturing unit in the region. Before long after, Bolsonaro mentioned a want to pay a visit to a Tesla plant on a visit to the U.S.
(Reporting by Peter Frontini Modifying by Bradley Perrett)