Amazon has finally launched in Brazil, tapping a burgeoning population of emerging-market users.
The retail giant's new Web site launched overnight. In a separate statement, Amazon said it has launched the Kindle Store in the country, allowing users in the region to tap into the company's 1.4 million books, including 13,000 Portuguese language books.
The company confirmed that its Kindle e-reader will soon go on sale in the country for BRL$299 (around US$149).
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