Vale CEO Says Hasn’t Been Asked to Be Brazil Finance Minister

Vale SA Chief Executive Officer Murilo Ferreira said he hasn’t been asked to become Brazil’s finance minister.

Ferreira spoke on an earnings conference call today. Brazil President Dilma Rousseff was re-elected this week to a second term in office. The newspaper Globo reported yesterday that Ferreira was among the candidates for finance minister, citing unidentified government officials.

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