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LatinNews Regional Monitor: Brazil & Southern Cone - 29 May 2019

From LatinNews Daily
On 28 May, Brazil’s federal senate approved by 70 votes to four the ‘administrative reform’, a decree signed by President Jair Bolsonaro in January which re-organised the ministerial structure of the executive branch...
* Speaking at the opening of the ‘Energy Week’ in São Paulo (organised by Grupo CanalEnergia), Brazil’s minister for mines & energy, Bento Albuquerque, repeated the government’s intention of presenting a plan for the capitalisation of state-owned electricity company Eletrobras in early June...
On 28 May, Argentina’s national chamber of deputies received a new elective abortion bill for debate...
* Sacyr, the Spanish construction firm, has announced that the Grupo Vía Central (GVC) consortium, led by it and comprising France’s Groupe NGE as well as Uruguayan firms Saceem and Berkes, has been awarded the contract to build the ‘Ferrocarril Central’ railway project to be developed in central Uruguay...

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