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LatinNews Regional Monitor: Brazil & Southern Cone - 30 May 2019

From LatinNews Daily
On 29 May, the president of Brazil’s federal senate Davi Alcolumbre (Democratas, Dem) announced that the senate will not vote on a decree which introduces changes to the forest code, choosing instead to let it expire on 3 June...
* Atvos, Brazil’s second largest ethanol producer and a subsidiary of the Odebrecht conglomerate, has announced that it has filed for bankruptcy protection...
On 29 May, Argentina’s President Mauricio Macri faced a fifth general strike weeks before campaigning ahead of the October general election gets underway. ..
*Chile's President Sebastián Piñera has presented his ‘digital matrix’ plan which seeks to reduce the technological gap in Chile and promote the country’s development as well as finalise the deployment of the Fibra Optica Austral fibre optic cable with a Cl$52bn (US$73m) investment which he said aims to address the lack of connectivity in the Los Lagos, Aysén, and Magallanes regions...

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