João Doria, who is running for governor of Brazil's most populous state, plans to use PPPs to clean the Tietê and Pinheiros rivers.
The country's retirement regulator said voluntary pension contributions continued to track higher in 2018, citing the growing convenience and ease of making deposits.
Congress is currently debating four loan contracts, which local authorities say are necessary to keep up the current rate of project execution.
New central bank president Guido Sandleris has been involved in the negotiations with the IMF over Argentina's stanbdy credit line.
The Brazilian president hopes a controversial pension reform can be approved by congress before the next administration on January 1.
At an event in Rio de Janeiro, oil and gas industry representatives voiced concerns over the state-run company's fuel policy and divestment program under the next government.
Support for Fernando Haddad of the leftist workers party is on the rise as the October 7 presidential election draws closer. And the new poll also shows Haddad would beat Bolsonaro in a second round.
The board of Brazilian telco Algar approved a company's stock capital increase to 1.09bn reais while the ministry of planning and budget hired federal data processing company Serpro for 336mn reais without a bidding process.
The ministry of science, technology, innovation and communications (MCTIC) approved another 70mn reais (16.9mn) to kick off phase 1 of the Sirius synchrotron light particle accelerator, construction of which is nearing completion. Investment in Sirius amounts to 1.3bn reais.
A new EU-LAC Foundation study says an equilibrium is needed between market models that hinge on future revenues and those that rely on more competitive prices.
The project is a second phase of a light rail system in the Santos metropolitan area. Once complete, the system will serve 70,000 passengers between the two lines, facilitating access to places in dow...
The project entails the construction and operation of a combined cycle power plant, on a total area of 8.94ha, which will compensate the energy demand supplied by the President Adolfo Lopez Mateos pla...