(Video: Brumadinho dam disaster occurred on January 25, 2019 - Dam owned by Vale)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Minority shareholders of Brazilian iron ore miner Vale SA succeeded in electing a representative to the board of directors at the company's shareholder meeting on Tuesday, a person who attended the meeting told Reuters.
Independent member Patricia Bentes was elected under a new cumulative voting system instead of a single vote to approve all names proposed by controlling shareholders.
Broker Vic DTVM and fund Geração Futuro Lpar proposed Bentes, who shut out Clarissa Lins, the candidate presented by controlling . . .