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Rio de Janeiro signs a contract with the IFC to implement PPPs

Rio de Janeiro signs a contract with the IFC to implement PPPs

🕔May 23, 2017

The City of Rio de Janeiro has signed a contract with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to help structure and implement a public-private partnership (PPP) to build and maintain approximately 130 new schools, providing thousands of children with access to a pre-school and kindergarten education.

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Sao Paulo launches P3 lighting

Sao Paulo launches P3 lighting

🕔May 19, 2017

The State of São Paulo has launched a new program aimed to support São Paulo municipalities interested in street lighting PPP projects.

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MegaProject 923: Bahia launches light rail P3 in Salvador

MegaProject 923: Bahia launches light rail P3 in Salvador

🕔May 9, 2017

The State of Bahia, through the Ministry of Urban Development (SEDUR), has launched the tender process for Salvador light train project under PPP scheme.

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Brookfield-Sumitomo consortium aquires Odebrecht environment unit

Brookfield-Sumitomo consortium aquires Odebrecht environment unit

🕔May 8, 2017

Brookfield Business Partners L.P. and Sumitomo Corp. have together completed the acquisition of a 70% controlling stake in the core water, wastewater and industrial water treatment business of Odebrecht Ambiental, for a total investment of US$908 million. Under its new ownership, the business will be renamed BRK Ambiental.

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MegaProject 917: Abertis subsidiary wins Rodovias dos Calçados road PPP

MegaProject 917: Abertis subsidiary wins Rodovias dos Calçados road PPP

🕔Apr 28, 2017

Arteris, Abertis’ subsidiary in Brazil, has won the contract for the development of the Itaporanga-Franca Lot, Rodovias dos Calcados (Road of the Shoes) road under PPP scheme.

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Petrobas sells NTS to Brookfield

Petrobas sells NTS to Brookfield

🕔Apr 10, 2017

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras has announced it has concluded the sale transaction of 90% of the company's shares in Nova Transportadora do Sudeste (NTS) to Nova Infraestrutura Fundo de Investimentos em Participações (FIP), managed by Brookfield Brasil Asset Management Investmentos Ltda, an entity affiliated with Brookfield Asset Management.

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MegaProject 905: Sao Paulo launches a US$667 million housing PPP

MegaProject 905: Sao Paulo launches a US$667 million housing PPP

🕔Apr 10, 2017

Sao Paulo has launched a tender process to develop a social housing project which involves building more than 10,000 affordable homes in the state’s capital city.

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MegaProject 895: São Paulo awards airport package

MegaProject 895: São Paulo awards airport package

🕔Mar 27, 2017

The consortium Voa São Paulo has been awarded the concession contract to operate five airports in São Paulo, Brazil. The company offered a bid of BRL24.4 million (US$7.8 million) which represents a 101% of the minimum award amount.

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MegaProject 891: Brazil awards European groups airport concessions

MegaProject 891: Brazil awards European groups airport concessions

🕔Mar 21, 2017

ANAC (Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil) has announced that Flughafen Zürich AGVINCI Airports and Fraport AG have won rights to four Brazlian airports.

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MegaProject 890: ARTESP awards Sao Paulo road PPP

MegaProject 890: ARTESP awards Sao Paulo road PPP

🕔Mar 20, 2017

Sao Paulo's Agência Reguladora de Serviços Públicos (ARTESP) has awarded to Pátria Investimentos the concession contract for the Rodovias Centro-Oeste Paulista project in São Paulo (Brazil).

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MegaProject 876: Two bidders announced for Sao Paulo road PPP

MegaProject 876: Two bidders announced for Sao Paulo road PPP

🕔Feb 27, 2017

Ecorodovias Infraestrutura e Logística S.A. and Pátria Investimentos have emerged as the only two companies to present bids for the BRL3.9 billion (US$1.26 billion) Rodovias Centro-Oeste Paulista project in São Paulo (Brazil).

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MegaProject 860: ANTT publishes tender documents for road PPP

MegaProject 860: ANTT publishes tender documents for road PPP

🕔Feb 3, 2017

The Brazilian National Land Transport Agency (ANTT) has announced it has launched a tender process to seek private developers for the BR-101/116/290/386 road concession.

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Governments of Latin America to  discuss investment opportunities for  energy projects – Washington, D.C  March 2017

Governments of Latin America to discuss investment opportunities for energy projects – Washington, D.C March 2017

🕔Jan 24, 2017

Latin American public and private sector leaders will address countries’ policies and strategies to engage investors and stimulate open discussions. 250 energy developers, financiers and public sector stakeholders are expected to attend the meeting from North America and countries across Latin America.

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Antaq announces tender for Rio de Janeiro port PPP project

Antaq announces tender for Rio de Janeiro port PPP project

🕔Jan 23, 2017

Brazil's waterways regulator Antaq has announced it will launch a tender for a 25-year port terminal concession in the state of Rio de Janeiro on April 20.

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Governador Valadares cancels solid waste PPP

Governador Valadares cancels solid waste PPP

🕔Jan 17, 2017

The city of Governador Valadares, located in Minas Gerais (Brazil), has canceled the tender process and, consequently, the public-private partnership (PPP) contract for a waste project, concluded in December 2015.

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Angra dos Reis launches PPP law

Angra dos Reis launches PPP law

🕔Jan 13, 2017

The Municipality of Angra dos Reis, located in the State of Rio de Janeiro, has published its law on public-private partnerships (PPPs).

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Piauí conducts public consultation for State supply center

Piauí conducts public consultation for State supply center

🕔Jan 9, 2017

The State of Piauí has launched a public consultation process for the concession contract of the new State Supply Center (CEAPI) in Teresina, Brazil.

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Bahia conducts public consultation for tram concession

Bahia conducts public consultation for tram concession

🕔Jan 4, 2017

The State of Bahia, through the Ministry of Urban Development (SEDUR), has launched a public consultation process for Salvador light train PPP project.

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Caucaia signs solid waste PPP project

Caucaia signs solid waste PPP project

🕔Jan 3, 2017

The Municipality of Caucaia, located in the Metropolitan Region of Fortaleza, has signed a public-private partnership agreement (PPP) in the solid waste sector.

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Brazil announces public public hearing for airport communications PPP

Brazil announces public public hearing for airport communications PPP

🕔Dec 29, 2016

The Brazilian Ministry of Defense, through the Commission for the Implementation of the Airspace Control System (CISCEA), has announced the holding of a public hearing for the Management of the Integrated Communications Network of the Aeronautical Command.

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