Posts Tagged ‘foreign invest Brazil’

Brazilian mobile payment company PagPop joins the Business Call to Action planning to reach 300,000 low-income customers

Comments Off | 12-17-2013

New York/Sao Paulo – Brazilian based PagPop has announced it will join the Business Call to Action (BCtA), with plans to reach 300,000 new credit card users across Brazil in the next two years.
Founded in 2006, PagPop is an emerging mobile payment company that works to increase payment options for low-income customers and small and [...]

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Alelo Consolidates Data Center and Prepares for the Cloud with IBM PureSystems

Comments Off | 12-16-2013

São Paulo, Brazil – 11 Dec 2013:  IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Alelo Brasil, a Brazilian provider of pre-paid credit and benefit cards, has deployed a solution based on PureSystems that will upgrade and simplify their IT infrastructure at mirrored sites in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. As a result of the technology [...]

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WB/Brazil: 700,000 to Benefit from Enhanced Public Services in the State of Acre

Comments Off | 12-6-2013

WASHINGTON, December 5, 2013 – More than 700,000 people living in the State of Acre, in the remote Northwest of Brazil’s Amazon Region, will benefit from a program to improve public sector efficiency, particularly in the areas of education and gender equality. The US$ 250 million Strengthening Public Policies for Improved Service Delivery Development Policy [...]

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MasterCard Brings MasterPass Digital Service to Brazil

Comments Off | 12-4-2013

São Paulo – December 3, 2013 – MasterCard is introducing MasterPass™  to the Brazilian market. MasterPass is a digital service that allows consumers to use any payment card or enabled device to discover enhanced and secure shopping experiences with just a click, tap or touch – online, in-store or anywhere. [...]

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Ad hoc statement in accordance with § 15 Securities Trading Act (WpHG)

Comments Off | 12-3-2013

ThyssenKrupp sells rolling and coating plant in the USA and signs long-term slab supply contract for steel mill in Brazil / Settlement of financial receivable from Outokumpu – transfer of VDM and AST to ThyssenKrupp planned / Sustainable solution for Steel Americas and better assessment of the compliance risks: Capital [...]

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Mercadolivre.com.br Ranks as #1 Retail Destination in Brazil Heading into 2013 Holiday Season

Comments Off | 11-29-2013

Sao Paulo, Brazil, November 27, 2013 – comScore (NASDAQ : SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an analysis of e-Commerce activity in Brazil based on insights from the comScore Media Metrix service. The study found that Mercadolivre.com.br continues to rank as the most visited destination in the Retail category in Brazil [...]

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FICO Missão: Positivo Financial Education App Takes Off Fast in Brazil

Comments Off | 11-27-2013

SÃO PAULO – November, 26 2013 – FICO (NYSE: FICO), a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced that the financial game FICO™ Missão: Positivo was downloaded over 1,000 times within 10 days of its debut. The game now ranks among Brazil’s top 500 educational games, and [...]

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Brazil’s TV Canção Nova Upgrades Broadcast Infrastructure with Grass Valley Solutions

Comments Off | 11-26-2013

Hillsboro, Ore., November 25, 2013 — Brazil’s Canção Nova, a non-profit Catholic Community located in Cachoeira Paulista in the state of São Paulo, is upgrading its broadcast infrastructure with a range of Grass Valley® solutions including five Maestro™ branding and master control systems, five Concerto™ 64×64 routing switchers, five GeckoFlex™ signal processing systems, and six [...]

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Internet Governance Takes Center Stage at ICANN’s Buenos Aires Meeting

Comments Off | 11-20-2013

Buenos Aires, Argentina… The future of Internet governance took on a new priority at the opening of ICANN’s 48th Public Meeting, ahead of an April conference on Internet governance in Brazil. More than 1,700 people from around the world are attending the ICANN meeting in Buenos Aires.
“ICANN is part of an ecosystem, and the environment [...]

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Lenovo Announces First Enterprise Product Group R&D Facility in São Paulo

Comments Off | 11-19-2013

SAO PAULO, Brazil – November 18, 2013: – (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY), the world’s largest PC vendor, today announced it will invest approximately US$100M in a state-of-the-art software research and development (R&D) center located in São Paulo, Brazil. The facility, which will provide an estimated 100 jobs, is Lenovo’s first [...]

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