The second category 5 system to hit the region in as many weeks has already begun to generate strong economic impacts, with direct hits on Dominica and Puerto Rico.
Experts see a lack of priority in long term projects across Latin America
A total of 13 local firms are assisting the metro operator in providing equipment and personnel to carry out flood control actions.
The Paraná state water utility will install 1.4 km in pipeline to connect the central reservoir to certain districts. The company is also studying sewage treatment options with the help of JICA.
Would Latin American governments fall out of love with PPPs once they regain financial strength? BNamericas spoke to US lawyer Fradyn Suárez of Jones Day about this and other topics.
The province's agroindustry minister said that, as of now, up to 4mn hectares are affected by the heavy rains, while up to 1.5mn hectares are completely flooded.
A firm comprised of Claro Vicuña Valenzuela and GS Inima Environment got the highest score in the technical evaluation for the project, although the evaluation process is still not complete.
The restriction will affect the cities of Itaboraí, São Gonçalo, Niterói, and Maricá.
The court of appeals overcame the first hurdle to shedding Odebrecht's assets in the country, authorizing the sale of the US$600mn Olmos irrigation project in Piura.