Over 600 small creditors the telco owes up to 50,000 reais signed up for a settlement program and will receive the payment in two installments.
Industry and commerce minister Gustavo Leite sees this move as sign of better times to come.
AWS will offer sales, presales and support through the branch, and aim to gain better understanding of its clients.
The company seeks to tap the region's unparalleled growth potential in IT spending.
Both projects receive funding from the Inter-American Development bank.
The Indian group decided to start focusing on Latin America, with Brazil first, around four years ago. But results materialized only now, with the launch of an operation that targets corporate customers and as Brazil emerges from recession and enters digital transformation.