What We’re Reading - May 19, 2016

Macri’s first big challenge comes with anti-layoff law.
Macri vetará mañana la ley que se aprobó para suspender los despidos (La Nación — 19 May 2016)

That’s a big gap to fill with Furnas and BR Distribuidora, among others
Brazil’s Temer Said to Eye Privatizations to Plug Budget Gap (Bloomberg — 18 May 2016)

Pedro Parente, cleanup on aisle PBR.
Temer faz hoje convite a Pedro Parente para assumir a Petrobras (Valor — 19 May 2016)

Viento viva beats Vaca Muerta
Argentina Launches Major Push for Renewable Energy (WSJ — 18 May 2016)

No party is going to survive this election in Peru
Ally of Peruvian Presidential Hopeful Quits Over Reported Laundering Probe (WSJ — 19 May 2016)

.gov gets a hand
S. Korea Sends Team to Mexico & Colombia to Set Up E-Governments (Latin America Herald Tribune — 18 May 2016)