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2014/12/12
By Paul Kiernan And Will Connors RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA delayed for a second time the release of its third-quarter financial results Friday and said it would cut back on an ambitious spending program as fallout from a widening corruption scandal spreads.
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2014/12/12
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO --
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2014/12/3
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--A former manager at Petroleo Brasileiro SA has agreed to return $100 million to public coffers from his overseas bank accounts, as part of a deepening investigation into alleged corruption at the state-run oil company, according to court documents.
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2014/12/10
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian Federal Police have indicted 13 suspects arrested last month in a corruption investigation involving state-controlled oil giant Petrobras, some of its main contractors and national politicians, local newspapers reported Wednesday.
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2014/11/18
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian Federal Police have obtained a confession from one of several executives arrested since last week on suspected involvement in a massive corruption investigation around state-controlled energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA.
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2014/12/2
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian miner Vale SA is considering selling shares in its base-metals division in an effort to "unlock" value, Chief Executive Murilo Ferreira said Tuesday, after a drop in iron-ore prices this year sent its stock spiraling downward.
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2014/12/2
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian mining giant Vale SA is considering an initial public offering of a minority stake in its base metals division, as it hopes to "unlock" value amid an uncertain outlook for iron ore, Chief Executive Murilo Ferreira said Tuesday.
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2014/12/2
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian mining giant Vale SA is considering selling shares in its base-metals division in an effort to "unlock" value, Chief Executive Murilo Ferreira said Tuesday, after a drop in iron-ore prices this year sent its stock spiraling downward.
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2014/12/5
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian mining giant Vale SA on Friday ruled out issuing debt to maintain its dividend payment next year, as a heavy investment program and the lowest iron-ore prices in more than five years squeeze the company for cash.
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2014/12/5
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian mining giant Vale SA said Friday it may consider an out-of-court settlement to a massive lawsuit in which it has been accused of "stealing" a West African mine from rival Rio Tinto PLC.
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2014/12/11
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian prosecutors on Thursday filed charges against 36 suspects in a corruption investigation alleging construction companies bribed public officials and overbilled state-controlled energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA for contracts.
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2014/12/12
By Paul Kiernan RIO DE JANEIRO--Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA delayed for a second time the release of its third-quarter financial results Friday amid uncertainty caused by a massive corruption investigation surrounding the company.
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2014/12/12
By Paul Vieira OTTAWA--Canada's antitrust probe of Apple Inc.'s Canadian unit focuses on whether the country's smartphone users pay more for wireless services and devices due to conditions in the contracts between the U.S. technology concern and telecommunications companies.
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2014/12/4
By Paul Vieira The Canadian government approved Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s $11 billion deal to buy local coffee-and-doughnut retailer Tim Hortons Inc. on Thursday, clearing another hurdle toward the creation of the world's third-largest fast-food restaurant chain.
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2014/12/4
By Paul Vieira The Canadian government approved Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s $11 billion deal to buy local coffee-and-doughnut retailer Tim Hortons Inc. on Thursday, clearing another hurdle toward the creation of the world's third-largest fast-food restaurant chain.
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2014/10/29
By Paul Ziobro A retailers-backed rival to Apple Inc.'s new payment system said hackers stole the email addresses of some people participating in the consortium's pilot project.
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2014/12/4
By Paul Ziobro Amazon.com Inc. is getting into the diaper business with a private label brand that pits it against Procter & Gamble Co.
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2014/11/19
By Paul Ziobro Target Corp.
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2014/11/19
By Paul Ziobro Target Corp.
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2014/11/18
By Paul Ziobro Target Corp.
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2014/11/19
By Paul Ziobro Target Corp posted a surprise increase in third-quarter profit as sales in the U.S. topped its own forecast, a sign the retailer continues to mend from a multiyear malaise capped by last year's data breach.
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2014/11/21
By Paulo Trevisani And Rogerio Jelmayer BRASÍLIA--Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff may be close to naming a new finance minister, and three candidates are under serious consideration, an official close to the president said.
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2014/11/19
By Paulo Trevisani BRASÍLIA--An alleged corruption scandal at Brazil's largest company is threatening President Dilma Rousseff's ability to govern Latin America's biggest nation.
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2014/11/20
By Paulo Trevisani BRASÍLIA--Brazil's central bank has frozen around $18.6 million in assets of suspects in connection with a broad investigation into alleged embezzlement at state-controlled oil firm Petróleo Brasileiro SA, prosecutors said Thursday.
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By Kjetil Malkenes Hovland OSLO--Norwegian oil services company Seadrill Ltd.
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By Peg Brickley Alco Stores Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Sunday, with plans to liquidate or sell the 113-year-old retail operation.
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By Peg Brickley and Daisuke Wakabayashi GT Advanced Technologies Inc. and Apple Inc. announced Thursday they reached an agreement on terms for the wind-down of sapphire materials production in GT's Mesa, Ariz.
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By Peg Brickley and Jeffrey Ng Dendreon Corporation filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday after coming to terms with senior lenders on a restructuring that could mean a reorganization or a sale of its cancer drug operation.
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2014/11/25
By Peg Brickley Creditors of failed smartphone screen material supplier GT Advanced Technologies will get a peek at Apple Inc.'s secrets under a protective court order signed Tuesday.
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