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Brazil-based Neoway raises $45 million to bring its sales analytics to the U.S.

Neoway, which provides data and analytics to companies in Brazil, announced today that it has raised $45 million to expand into the U.S. QMS Capital led the round, with existing investors Accel, Monashees, and Endeavor Catalyst joining. New investors include PointBreak and Pollux.

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Vice Media Signs Deal With Brazil’s Grupo Globo

Hot on the heels of securing a $450 million private equity investment, Vice Media has signed a deal with Brazilian media giant Grupo Globo to expand the youth-focused brand’s footprint in Latin America’s largest country.

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Roving Vans in Japan Provide Mobile Banking, Food From Home for Brazilian Community

Japan's nearly 200,000-strong Brazilian immigrant community live in pockets scattered across the middle of the country, clustered around auto parts factories or warehouses where they have jobs.

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Brazil: the new insurance giant

A low insurance penetration rate, large market and growing middle class bring new opportunities for insurers investing in the Brazilian market.

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Statoil Bets Big On Brazil, Aims To Triple Production By 2030

Statoil will more than triple its production in Brazil by becoming the sole operator of the Carcara discovery, according to the Norwegian company’s local subsidiary.

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L’Oréal to sell Body Shop to Brazil's Natura in €1bn deal

The Body Shop is to be sold in a €1bn (£877m) deal to Brazilian cosmetics company Natura, which owns the Aesop brand.

L’Oréal, the owner of the British ethical retailer, is in exclusive talks with Natura and expected to finalise a deal this year.

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Free universal healthcare reduces health inequality in Brazil

Researchers from Imperial College London and Fiocruz in Brazil have highlighted the importance of expanding universal health coverage to reduce “avoidable” deaths among Brazil’s black and mixed race populations.

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Stem 7 Capital To Focus On Brazilian Mining Assets

Stem 7 Capital Inc. ("Stem 7" or the "Company") (STS.H) is pleased to inform shareholders of the Company's decision to focus on the growing mining industry in Brazil, South America. Stem 7's recently appointed director Mr.

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Brazilian Uber Rival Raises $100 Million From SoftBank

A Latin American competitor to Uber — 99 — has raised $100 million from SoftBank of Japan to fuel growth, the Brazilian start-up’s chief executive says.

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Who Has Your Back in Brazil? Second Annual Report Shows Telecom Privacy Slowly Improving

Today InternetLab, Brazil’s leading digital rights organization, released their 2017 report on local telecommunications companies, and how they treat their customer's private information.

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