Heineken May Buy Petropolis in Brazil, Estado Says

(Corrects spelling in of company in headline.)

Heineken NV (HEIA) may seek to acquire Grupo Petropolis SA in Brazil, O Estado de S. Paulo reported, citing unidentified people close to the company.

Paulo Macedo, Heineken’s vice-president of corporate relations, denied that the company is in talks with Petropolis, while Petropolis denied the possibility of selling the company, according to O Estado.

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