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Reuters: SAO PAULO, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Brazilian power company CPFL Energia SA shareholder EnergiaSão PauloFundo de Investimento em Ações has decided to exercise tag-along rights in a deal with China's......
Reuters: BRASILIA/SAO PAULO, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Loans in arrears in Brazil remained unchanged in August from the previous month, while disbursements of new credit were flat after two months of declines, an early sign that the worst credit cycle in at least two decades...
Bloomberg: The Ibovespa rose as state-controlled oil producer Petroleo Brasileiro SA followed gains in crude. Petrobras, which accounts for 10 percent of the Ibovespa’s weighting, contributed the most to...
The Roanoke Times: BOSTON (AP) — Bostonians are embracing the painted pianos that have popped up across the city and neighboring Cambridge in recent days. Celebrity Series of Boston placed 60 upright pianos decorated by local artists late last week. Each instrument bears a...
Bloomberg: Brazil’s real fell amid speculation banks were seeking to weaken it before the central bank determines a key rate used in settling some financial contracts. The currency lost 0.5 percent to 3.2497 per dollar at 10:01 a.m. in Sao Paulo, on course to end the...
Deccan Chronicle: Boston: Bostonians are embracing the painted pianos that have popped up across the city and neighboring Cambridge in recent days. Celebrity Series of Boston placed 60 upright pianos decorated by local artists late last week. Each instrument bears a simple...
Bloomberg: When Argentine PresidentMauricio Macri needed a place to sell his vision for reviving his country’s economy, he chose the Buenos Aires offices of MercadoLibre Inc., Latin America’s largest online marketplace. By his side was the company’s 45-year-old founder...
Public Technologies: (Source: Gartner Inc) Press Release CIOs Must Design and Deploy Their DigitalBusiness TechnologyPlatform Digital and Algorithmic Business Discussed at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2016, September 26-28 in Cape Town, South Afric Digital disruptors such as...
The Roanoke Times: BOSTON (AP) — Bostonians are embracing the painted pianos that have popped up across the city and neighboring Cambridge in recent...
Reuters: SAO PAULO, Sept 28 (Reuters) - A Brazilian court plans to hold a hearing on Thursday on the case of a former Telefonica Brasil SA senior executive who says the country's No. 1 wireless carrier......
Reuters: SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Spanish fashion and fragrance firm Puig SA agreed on Tuesday to pay around 500 million reais ($155 million) for a 35 percent stake in Grupo Granado SA, a Brazilian manufacturer......
Public Technologies: (Source: The University of Melbourne) The three paper series, launched on Saturday, 24 September, at an event hosted by the United NationsSustainable Development SocietyNetwork in New York, compares six global cities with a variety of livability indexes,...
Reuters: SAO PAULO, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Brazilian SenatorGleisi Hoffmann and her husband, who both served in the ousted government of former President DilmaRousseff, were indicted on Tuesday by the Supreme Court on corruption and money laundering charges in the...
Business Wire: NEW YORK & SAO PAULO & RIO DE JANEIRO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed OmniS.A. Credito, Financiamento e Investimento's (Omni) Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'B' and the National rating at 'BBB-(bra)' in view of the company's consistent...