During election, Trump promised that Mexico would pay for the wall but since Mexico has refused to even consider on paying, there was only one way to go, the imposition of a 20% tax on imported goods.
Argentina, Bolivia and Chile own 85 per cent of world’s known lithium reserves. Each seeks investment and international capacities to exploit the resource. However, experts disagree on how to get better economic benefits
Mexican politicians are saber rattling against the US agriculture sector, and it looks like Argentina is ready to fill the gap.
At least 48 towns or cities in eight Brazilian states have canceled Carnival festivities this year because they are suffering from the worst recession in the country’s recent history.
Employing native English speakers who understand US culture would give call centers an edge over rivals in India and the Philippines in billion-dollar industry
Colombia’s decision to start taxing over-the-top (OTT) players may lead to other countries following suit, according to market research firm Ovum.
Telefónica, Huawei and intelligent energy company Kamstrup have launched the first project with narrowband internet of things (IoT) technology in Latin America.
President Trump’s proposed border tax on imported vehicles could throw a wrench in the profit machine, particularly for G.M. and Fiat Chrysler, which build a large percentage of their pickups in Mexico
The Uruguay-Mexico Joint Cooperation Fund unveiled a project on Tuesday for supporting entrepreneurs via the creation of a Mexican-tested website open to founders of new businesses.
Does being handed money every month—no strings attached—sound attractive? The residents of a small town in Brazil are finding out.
International tourist arrivals to Chile reached a historic high last year with 5.64 million visitors in 2016.
The South Korea-Cuba program began in 2015 as a result of the thawing of ties between the United States and Cuba in July the same year.
A $1 billion mega port proposed for the Caribbean coast near the Panama Canal would put Costa Rica on the global logistics map
Petroperu may issue bonds to finance the $3.5 billion Talara refinery upgrade as the state oil firm looks to expand operations after key structural changes.
Uruguay's budget deficit reached 4% of GDP during 2016, equivalent to US$ 2.043bn, the worst performance since 1989, according to the latest figures released by the government's stats office, INE.
Ross Teverson, manager of the four crown-rated Jupiter Global Emerging Markets fund believes Mexico could be a rich hunting ground for opportunities this year.
In a state visit to Brasilia, Argentina President Mauricio Macri said that Mercosur would focus on strengthening its relationship with Mexico, Latin America's second-largest economy after Brazil.
According to the Imperva Incapsula Bot Traffic Report, various bots are now responsible for more than half of all internet traffic around the globe and estimates that businesses lose an estimated $7 billion dollars each year because of this
“I seriously doubt that President Trump would cast aside the relationship with Mexico,” Frederic Garcia
Mujica explicó que un país pequeño como Uruguay tiene que tener una “economía abierta” debido a su necesidad de importar y de vender “mucho al exterior”,
“The Uruguayan government must deal with an international situation full of uncertainties, and we don’t know whether this situation will lead to a trade war. Hopefully not, but it’s a latent danger,” Mujica
A study by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) estimates the direct annual cost of crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean at US$261 billion or 3.55% of GDP
This week’s question: Have you ever been to Cuba? Do you plan to go? Why or why not?
Some 80,000 jobs were created in Chile last year. That compares to 200,000 jobs created when the economy of the top copper exporter was booming in 2011.
South America’s biggest economies want to work more closely together. That will not be easy
Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles said on Wednesday that his country is returning to a path of growth and will manage to escape recession in the first quarter of 2017.
Mexico’s president said talks to renegotiate the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement linking his country with the United States and Canada would begin after a 90-day consultation period
“The executive branch is going to take this to the end, and if China wants an agreement we’ll reach an agreement and it will be up to the legislature to either approve or reject it,” Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa
República Dominicana parece haber adoptado la misma receta que ha conducido a otros países al desastre económico, incurriendo en préstamos a tasas excesivamente altas para financiar un desenfrenado gasto público.
Espirito Santo, Brazil's fourth-smallest state, with 2 percent of national population, also is one of the country's most fiscally fit.
Trump appeared to embrace a proposal by House Republicans that would impose a 20 percent tax on all imported goods. Many businesses in industries such as retail and energy, which rely heavily on imports, were in a panic.
La propuesta fue discutida en privado este jueves en Filadelfia por Trump y republicanos en la conferencia del Partido Republicano antes de que el presidente pronunciara un discurso.
Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski on Tuesday proposed the creation of a trade bloc between member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum and other nations.
Not long ago, any suggestion that Mexico might walk away from the North American Free Trade Agreement would have been met with utter disbelief.
El presidente arranca su primera semana en la Casa Blanca con decisiones para desmontar el legado de Obama
President Enrique Pena Nieto has vowed to fight for Mexico's interests and defend migrants' rights during talks with the new US administration.
President Trump’s cancellation Monday of an agreement for a sweeping trade deal with Asia began recasting America’s role in the global economy, leaving an opening for other countries to flex their muscles.
Brazil's Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles has admitted that the government is going to revise its official forecast for this year's GDP growth
Guyana, el pequeño país sudamericano de habla inglesa, se apresta a volverse el siguiente gran productor de petróleo en el hemisferio.
Guyana, the tiny English-speaking South American country, is poised to become the next big oil producer in the Western Hemisphere