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  • Brazilian electricity market reforms

    Brazil 19.09.2012

    On 11 September, Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff announced major tax cuts in the electricity sector in order to lower prices, keep inflation at bay...

  • Brazil’s new Logistics Investment Programme

    Brazil 03.09.2012

    Brazil’s rapid economic growth over the last decade, as well as the emergence of a new middle class, has put a strain on the country’s transport infrastructure.  Brazil...

  • Engineering projects in Brazil: the requirements for arbitration agreements

    Brazil 18.05.2012

    On Wednesday of last week the English Court of Appeal (“CA”) dismissed an appeal on the continuation of an anti-suit injunction restraining proceedings...

  • Investment Opportunities in Waste Management in Brazil

    Brazil 05.03.2012

    Introduction The publication of the National Solid Waste Policy – NSWP (Política Nacional de Resíduos Sólidos), on the 2nd of August of 2010 (pursuant...

  • The New Brazilian Competition Act

    Brazil 21.02.2012

    The new Brazilian Competition Act - Law 12.529/2011 - comes into effect on 29 May 2012.  It brings significant changes to merger control and to the rules...

  • Brazil: Impacts of the Chevron oil leak

    Brazil 01.12.2011

    The recent leak of 2,400 barrels of crude oil from the Chevron operated Frade well off the coast of Rio de Janeiro has provoked a great debate in Brazil...

  • Debate on Brazillian Pre-Salt Royalties

    Brazil 08.11.2011

    Introduction The Brazilian Senate voted on 19th October 2011 in favour of a proposal to change the allocation of oil revenues amongst Brazil’s federal...

  • Brazil Launches Airport Privatisations

    Brazil 03.08.2011

    After much discussion over the last few years and pressure from the aviation industry, the Brazilian government announced in May its plans to privatise...

  • New Brazilian Oil & Gas Concession – Public Consultation

    Brazil 21.03.2011

    On 16 March, the Brazilian oil and gas industry regulator, the Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis (ANP), published a consultation...

  • Brazil

    Brazil 01.01.2011

    Brazil is Latin America's largest economy and is forecast to grow 5.5% a year until 2013, becoming one of the five largest economies in the world in the...