SAO PAULO Brazilian telecom carrier Oi SA disclosed on Tuesday a new strategic plan aiming to divest up to 7.5 billion reais ($2 billion) in non-core assets and focus on its fiber-to-home (FTTH) broadband service.
SAO PAULO, July 16 Brazilian telecom carrier Oi
SA disclosed on Tuesday a new strategic plan aiming
to divest up to 7.5 billion reais ($2 billion) in non-core
assets and focus on its fiber-to-home (FTTH) broadband service.
SAO PAULO, July 12 Swedish telecoms equipment
maker Ericsson expects Brazil to switch on its
fifth-generation (5G) network by early 2021, several months
after a spectrum auction set for March next year, a top
executive told Reuters.
SAO PAULO China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd expects to lead 5G development in Brazil, but sees some challenges for the country to catch up with other Latin American markets in deploying the ultrafast service, an executive told Reuters.
SAO PAULO, July 5 Brazilian upscale mall
operator Iguatemi Empresa de Shopping Centers SA has
delayed removing the discounts it gave to retailers during a
recession, making 2019 growth targets tougher to reach, its
chief financial officer said on Thursday.
SAO PAULO Brazilian retailer B2W Companhia Digital SA is testing the use of drones to transport products from its distribution centers and hubs to its stores, in a push to gain efficiency and tackle the country's complicated logistics and security issues.
SAO PAULO Brazilian food retailer GPA SA plans to open its first store to test technologies such as facial recognition and "scan & go" shopping by year-end, following in the footsteps of parent company Casino, which opened a checkout-free store in Paris last November.
SAO PAULO Facebook Inc's fine for withholding WhatsApp messages from a drug-trafficking investigation in Brazil should be reduced to 23 million reais ($6 million), a Brazilian federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday.
SAO PAULO Delivery startup Rappi is partnering with Visa Inc to offer a prepaid card linked to its digital wallet in Brazil, expanding the product's rollout from Mexico and Colombia, where Rappi was founded, executives from the two companies told Reuters.