Brazil today auctioned one of its main roadways for soy transport, marking another advance for President Dilma Rousseff’s program to improve logistics and boost growth in the world’s second-largest emerging market.
Market mechanisms such as the European Union’s emissions-trading system still have “deep roots” in the United Nations climate talks after negotiators failed to adopt major decisions this year, the head of a trading lobby said.
Repsol SA is willing to spend as much as $10 billion acquiring assets in Canada, the U.S. or northern Europe as it plans to sell its $7 billion stake in Gas Natural SDG SA, Chairman Antonio Brufau said.
The plague started in Indonesia. A viral infection, it spread quietly at first, making its way from person to person with coughing and sneezing its only symptoms. Then someone infected with the virus got on a plane.
Iran will lead a club of the world’s biggest natural gas exporters as its own shipments abroad are hampered by U.S. and European Union sanctions that force the country to burn off billions of dollars worth of the fuel.