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COPENHAGEN Feb 22 Retail purchases with the Danish national debit card, Dankort, rose 2.7 percent in January from a year earlier to 27.0 billion Danish crowns ($3.82 billion), card payment services firm Nets said on Wednesday.
The data are an indicator of private consumption and come ahead of the national statistics agency's retail sales figures.
($1 = 7.0694 Danish crowns) (Reporting by Teis Jensen, editing by Terje Solsvik)
RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA, May 26 Maria Silvia Bastos resigned on Friday as head of Brazil's development bank BNDES amid a political crisis that had increased pressure against her by credit-starved business leaders.