The private initiative is expected to benefit 2.6mn inhabitants in the port city of Guayaquil and the neighboring Durán municipality.
Crisis-stricken Venezuela agrees to pay back US$3.15bn over the next decade with minimal repayments in the first six years, officials said on Wednesday.
With the aim of maintaining tighter control over "social tariffs," the government is demanding all energy distributors feed rate information into a national database.
From data regulation to facial recognition and virtual reality, Canalys CEO Steve Brazier talks about how the region can build native industries and transform traditional sectors through technology to lessen its dependence on commodity exports.
Latin America has become the ideal laboratory for the creation of fintechs due to the opportunities, and challenges, represented by the low level of bank penetration and the limited access to credit for SMEs.
The Catemu reservoir will be located in the Valparaíso Region (V) and will have capacity for 180Mm3 of water. Technical bids will be opened on January 4.
Some 90% of the Brazilian town's population should enjoy sewage collection service by 2022.