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Flavia Bohone

UPDATE 1-Brazil automakers association may cut exports estimate

Sep 06 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 6 Brazil's automakers' association said on Thursday it would likely cut its 2018 export estimate as the Argentina crisis dampens demand in the neighboring country, the largest buyer of Brazilian cars.

Brazilian food retailer GPA will sell card reader machines with Itaú

Sep 03 2018

SAO PAULO, Sept 3 GPA, one of Brazil's largest food retailers, is teaming up with the country's largest private bank, Itaú Unibanco Holding SA , to begin selling credit card reader machines, a top Assaí executive said on Monday.

Brazil's truckers protest drags on despite dispatch of military

May 26 2018

SAO PAULO A truckers protest over diesel prices in Brazil that is hurting supplies of fuel, food and medicines continued for the sixth day on Saturday despite President Michel Temer ordering the military to clear blocked roads the day before.

Brazil's truckers protest drags on despite dispatch of military

May 26 2018

SAO PAULO A truckers protest over diesel prices in Brazil that is hurting supplies of fuel, food and medicines continued for the sixth day on Saturday despite President Michel Temer ordering the military to clear blocked roads the day before.

Brazil's truckers protest drags on despite dispatch of military

May 26 2018

SAO PAULO, May 26 A truckers protest over diesel prices in Brazil that is hurting supplies of fuel, food and medicines continued for the sixth day on Saturday despite President Michel Temer ordering the military to clear blocked roads the day before.

Blazing building collapses in Sao Paulo; one dead, three missing

May 01 2018

SAO PAULO A 22-story abandoned office building occupied by hundreds of squatters was engulfed in flames and collapsed in the center of Sao Paulo early Tuesday, shooting a massive black cloud of smoke into the sky and red-hot chunks of debris into nearby structures. | Video

Brazil's B2W offers vendors free perks as e-commerce war heats up

Apr 03 2018

SAO PAULO B2W Companhia Digital SA , one of Brazil's largest online retailers, said it was planning to allow its third-party vendors to use a distribution center free of charge as it seeks to gain an edge in an increasingly competitive e-commerce market.

Brazil's Blau Farmacêutica sets IPO price range at 13-17 reais- document

Jan 19 2018

SAO PAULO, Jan 19 Brazilian pharmaceutical company Blau Farmacêutica SA has set the price range for its shares in its initial public offering at 13 reais to 17 reais, according to documents filed with Brazilian securities industry regulator.

Demand for Brazil cross-asset funds soars as optimism picks up

Oct 21 2016

SAO PAULO, Oct 21 Investors are rushing into cross-asset funds in Brazil as the central bank cuts interest rates for the first time in four years, in a sign of growing confidence in Latin America's biggest economy after years of risk aversion.

Brazil automakers see stable output, sales rebound: industry group

Sep 06 2016

SAO PAULO Car makers in Brazil no longer need to trim production in order to clear inventories, the head of automaker group Anfavea said on Tuesday, after August data showed the slowest daily output since the January trough of the national industry's crisis.

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