[tz] Brazil's summer time: Tocantins is the new state on DST
thorsen at timeanddate.com
Wed Oct 17 12:53:08 UTC 2012
On 16.10.2012 21:32, Rodrigo Severo wrote:
> This years DST time in Brazil has one (or two) new situations:
> * Tocantins state will have DST. For the new time zone I believe
> Palmas would be a good option as it's Tocantins capital and most
> populated city.
> * Bahia (another state) will not have DST. But I believe it havent'
> last year already but this has to be checked.
> Here is a link to a news post in portuguese reporting this changes:
Now it seems that Tocantins might not observe DST after all, as told in
the article link below, but it seems a bit unclear if they are actually
able to revoke the DST or not, hopefully more details will follow.
And by the way, Bahia did observe DST last summer, so that is a change.
Steffen Thorsen - timeanddate.com
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