Natura Cosmeticos SA is counting on increasing sales from its Latin American units to drive growth as stagnant revenue from its core Brazilian market makes it the world’s worst performing cosmetics company.
Brazilian officials are looking into violence at a top-division soccer match that caused police to target the crowd with rubber bullets and airlift an injured fan for treatment two days after the draw for next year’s World Cup.
For U.S. politicians, civil rights leaders, celebrities and business leaders with a connection to Nelson Mandela, there’s no more prestigious way to pay their respects at his memorial than to arrive in South Africa on Air Force One with President Barack Obama.
South Africa will expand Nelson Mandela’s memorial service to cater for at least 200,000 people, more than first planned, as ordinary citizens to foreign heads of state clamor to pay tribute to the former president.
Bayern Munich forward Franck Ribery joined Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and four-time winner Lionel Messi of Barcelona as a finalist for Ballon d’Or, which is awarded FIFA to the soccer player of the year.
Holcim Ltd., the Swiss cement maker that cut its sales target on sluggish shipments in Brazil, Mexico and India, plans to drive ahead with expansion in Latin America’s two largest markets amid signs demand will recover.
South Africa will expand Nelson Mandela’s memorial service to cater for at least 200,000 people, more than first planned, as ordinary citizens to international heads of state clamor to pay tribute to the former president.