Tag archive for ‘Brazil’
By Raghuram Kadari On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Coty plans to divest professional beauty business and Brazilian operations

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Coty, a US beauty conglomerate, has announced plans to divest its professional beauty business and associated hair brands, as well as its Brazilian More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Poyry secures EPCM contract for Project Star in Lencois Paulista, Brazil

Finnish consulting and engineering firm Poyry has secured an engineering, procurement, construction and management (EPCM) contract from Bracell to develop Balance of Plant (BoP) of the Project Star. Last month, More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Monday, August 26th, 2019

SulAmérica to divest auto and other property-casualty operations to Allianz

Allianz, a German multinational financial services company, has entered into an agreement with Brazilian insurance company SulAmérica to acquire the latter’s automobile and other property-casualty operations More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Friday, August 16th, 2019

Brazilian retailer Lojas Americanas deploys Zippin checkout-free technology

Brazilian retail chain Lojas Americanas has struck a deal with Zippin to deploy the latter’s checkout-free technology in its stores across Brazil, as per the latest retail technology news. Lojas Americanas has More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Brazilian fintech Nubank rakes in $400m in Series F investment round

Fintech industry news : Brazilian fintech Nubank, a financial technology provider in Latin America, has raised $400 million in its Series F investment round, marking the largest funding round raised till date by More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, July 8th, 2019

Lundin Mining completes $1bn acquisition of Chapada copper mine in Brazil

Lundin Mining acquisition of Chapada copper mine : Lundin Mining,  a Canadian base metals mining company, has wrapped up its previously announced acquisition of 100% stake in Mineração Maracá Indústria e Comércio, More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, July 6th, 2019

Aurizona Gold Mine brought into commercial production by Equinox Gold

Canadian mining company Equinox Gold said that its 100% owned Aurizona Gold Mine in the Maranhão state in northeastern Brazil has achieved commercial production, as per the latest mining industry news. This was More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Monday, February 18th, 2019

P-67 FPSO begins production from Lula North project in Santos Basin

Upstream industry news : Petrobras and its partners Royal Dutch Shell and Galp have started production from the Lula North project in the Santos Basin in Brazil through the P-67 floating production and storage offloading More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Siemens Gamesa to supply turbines for 128MW VSM 2 wind farm in Brazil

Wind industry news : Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has bagged a contract from French power generation company Voltalia to supply turbines for the 128MW Ventos da Serra do Mel 2 wind project (VSM 2 wind farm) in More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, December 24th, 2018

Sterlite Power reports financial closure of Arcoverde transmission project

Energy industry news : Indian power transmission company Sterlite Power has secured financing for its 139km long Arcoverde transmission project in Brazil. Arcoverde transmission project Sterlite Power revealed that More...