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SAO PAULO, March 16 The replacement of TIM Participacoes SA Chairman Mario Cesar Pereira de Araujo on Friday was not a surprise to the company's board given the increasingly hands-on approach of the CEO of the Brazilian company's Italian parent, Telecom Italia, a high-ranking source with direct knowledge of the matter said.
SAO PAULO The replacement of TIM Participacoes SA Chairman Mario Cesar Pereira de Araujo on Friday was not a surprise to the company's board given the increasingly hands-on approach of the CEO of the Brazilian company's Italian parent, Telecom Italia, a high-ranking source with direct knowledge of the matter said.
SAO PAULO Carrefour Brasil , one of Brazil's largest retailers, plans to aggressively expand its store network, and will consider acquisitions and partnerships as part of that drive, executives said on Monday.
SAO PAULO, March 8 Brazil's MRV Engenharia e Participações SA, one of Latin America's largest homebuilders, will pay a 155 million real ($47 million) extraordinary dividend in the second quarter and more may follow in 2018, its CEO told Reuters on Thursday.
SAO PAULO, March 7 Brazilian state-run utility Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais SA has told parties interested in its fiber-optic arm that it intends to sell those assets in an auction rather than privatize its unit Cemig Telecom, two people familiar with the matter said.
SAO PAULO Nestle SA will launch its first organic food line in Brazil in the coming weeks, an executive told Reuters, as the world's biggest food company makes a global push to capture growing interest in healthy and organic products.
SAO PAULO/BRASILIA Brazil's major telecoms operators stand to free up hundreds of millions of dollars to invest in technologies like 4G and broadband by unloading unwanted assets, as a push by the sector to overhaul decades-old rules shows signs of paying off.
SAO PAULO Brazil's securities regulator formally accused eight former executives of state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA of corruption on Friday, as the world's largest graft investigation stretches deep into its third year.
RIO DE JANEIRO In mid-November, the former chief executive of Brazilian telecoms company Oi SA told the debt-laden company's board that he was receiving ominous phone calls, according to two people present at the meeting.