SAO PAULO/BRASILIA Facebook Inc's messaging service WhatsApp has no plans to change its group messaging limits in Brazil, an executive said on Tuesday, resisting calls from the leading presidential candidate to allow easier forwarding of viral messages.
SAO PAULO There is little likelihood that Brazil's Samarco iron ore mine, a joint venture between Vale SA and BHP Billiton, will restart operations next year even though it expects to have all of the required licenses, a BHP spokesman said on Tuesday.
SAO PAULO Facebook Inc on Wednesday took down a network of pages and accounts used by a right-wing Brazilian activist group, cracking down on what it called a misinformation network ahead of elections in October.
SAO PAULO/PARIS Boeing Co struck a deal for a controlling stake in the commercial aircraft arm of Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA under a new $4.75 billion joint venture, the firms said on Thursday, reshaping a global passenger jet duopoly. | Video
SAO PAULO The leading leftist candidate in Brazil's presidential race, Ciro Gomes, would end the refining monopoly of state oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA, a senior Gomes adviser told Reuters.
SAO PAULO The tricky work of divvying up the three business segments of Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA has been delaying an agreement to combine operations with Boeing Co , three people with knowledge of the matter said this week.
SAO PAULO, May 10 The tricky work of divvying up
the three business segments of Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA
has been delaying an agreement to combine operations
with Boeing Co, three people with knowledge of the matter
said this week.
SAO PAULO Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA on Friday posted a net loss due to weaker aircraft deliveries and write-downs on used airliners as major sales activity stayed quiet amid tie-up talks with Boeing Co .
SAO PAULO Claudia Maria de Oliveira is leery of online shopping. But while browsing social media recently, the 49-year-old Brazilian spotted a bargain-priced sandwich press from local retailer Magazine Luiza SA .
DETROIT/SAO PAULO General Motors Co is planning for long-term profitability in South America built on the back of draconian cost cutting during Brazil's recession and the same low-cost vehicles it is developing for Chinese consumers, which are due to hit dealerships in 2019.