Overall, it is estimated that one in 10 people in the country have no household water supply, or nearly 14mn people.
Bradesco wants real estate agents and brokers to see it as a company that offers a broad portfolio of products that meet different market needs.
The country is preparing to put out to tender transport concessions as part of US$50.3bn logistics investment program PIL. BNamericas asks a local sector expert for his views on the government's decision to award port contracts based on the highest canon, or one-off, payment offer received.
BNamericas talks with Víctor Aguilera, managing director at Aurus, about a new venture capital fund that seeks to find new uses for copper and innovation in the mining industry.
Projects under discussion in congress could undo or tone down certain aspects of the Brazilian internet bill of rights, such as net neutrality and privacy.