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Brazil's Natura and Avon confirm deal talks

Mar 22 2019

Brazilian cosmetics maker Natura Cosmeticos SA and beauty products firm Avon Products Inc on Friday said that they were in deal talks but offered no details.

Lyondell, Odebrecht talks on Braskem slowed by SEC filing, naphtha issues- sources

Mar 21 2019

SAO PAULO, March 21 Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht SA's efforts to sell petrochemical maker Braskem SA to LyondellBasell Industries NV may take months longer than expected because of issues linked to a delayed U.S. filing and a supply contract, three sources with knowledge of the matter said.

Petrobras reopens bidding for pipeline network TAG: sources

Mar 13 2019

SAO PAULO Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA on Tuesday relaunched the process to allow new bids for the TAG pipeline network, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

Petrobras reopens bidding for pipeline network TAG -sources

Mar 13 2019

SAO PAULO, March 13 Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA on Tuesday relaunched the process to allow new bids for the TAG pipeline network, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

Exclusive: Portugal's EDP could create Latam JV with China Three Gorges if takeover bid fails - sources

Mar 13 2019

LONDON/SAO PAULO Portugal's Energia de Portugal EDP could propose a joint venture with China Three Gorges (CTG) allowing CTG to expand its foothold in Brazil and Latin America if the Chinese power giant's bid to take over EDP fails, people familiar with the matter said.

RPT-INSIGHT-At Brazil's Petrobras, an uphill struggle to vanquish graft

Mar 08 2019

SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO, March 8 Five years after Brazilian prosecutors exposed a long-running bribes-for-contracts racket at state-run oil firm Petrobras, the company is proclaiming it has cleaned up its act.

At Brazil's Petrobras, an uphill struggle to vanquish graft

Mar 08 2019

SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO Five years after Brazilian prosecutors exposed a long-running bribes-for-contracts racket at state-run oil firm Petrobras, the company is proclaiming it has cleaned up its act.

Odebrecht bondholders ask for collateral, cash infusion to restructure

Mar 04 2019

SAO PAULO, March 4 A group of bondholders of construction conglomerate Odebrecht SA proposed on Monday the restructuring of $3 billion in bonds requiring new collateral and a cash infusion to allow a four-year extension on maturities.

Brazil's workers fund to sell Banco do Brasil, Alupar stakes, seek IPO - sources

Feb 27 2019

SAO PAULO, Feb 26 Brazil's government is exploring the sale of assets held by a workers severance fund to raise funds for new infrastructure projects, two people with knowledge of the matter said, as part of a wider effort to unload state-controlled assets.

UPDATE 1-Brazil reinsurer IRB prices follow-on offer at 91 reais/shr -sources

Feb 26 2019

SAO PAULO, Feb 26 Brazilian reinsurer IRB Brasil Resseguros has priced its follow-on offering at 91 reais ($24.28) per share, three sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

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