Vale chief set to be Petrobras chairman

Move to appoint Ferreira should reassure capital markets

Kraft / Heinz

3G cost-cutters struggle over food sales

Brazil trio’s record of beer sales growth eludes other businesses

Petrobras scandal prompts builder collapse

Galvão Engenharia breaks under strain of related corruption probe

Kraft / Heinz

3G-Buffett to swallow Kraft via Heinz

Buyout group teams up with Berkshire to create $100bn company

Brazil oil industry knocked by Petrobras

Corruption allegations damp enthusiasm for pre-salt drilling

The right ingredients for a deal

Merger will create fifth-largest food and beverage company

Hochschild Mining: silver lining

The potential of Inmaculada is not captured in its valuation

Petrobras: cashing out

Brazil’s state oil group is becoming a market pariah

RSA considers Latin America sale

Potentially largest disposal yet under Hester

Weak demand sends Sikorsky spinning

Fate of X2 sums up much about market for military helicopters

Spain steps in after Andorra claims

Official administrators look at Banco de Madrid

Brazilian real falls to 11-year low

Dilma speech triggers anti-government protests

Mexico sweetens energy groups’ tax terms

Government responds to fall in oil prices by tweaking tax terms

Petrobras corruption probe ‘being politicised’

Head of lower house Eduardo Cunha attacks investigation

Politicians named in Petrobras scandal

Brazil supreme court to investigate heads of both houses of Congress

Ecopetrol taps ex-finance minister

Echeverry takes helm amid slide in profits at Colombian group

Panama expects boost from US port spat

Recent disruption could divert traffic from Asia to east coast

Exploration interest rises despite oil price fall

A difficulty market has not so far deterred bidders

Dubai to build major post-crash project

Vote of confidence in financial centre in spite of growing competition from Abu Dhabi

Microsoft and Sony in smartphone drive

Companies aim to build market share with lower-cost devices


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