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
IMF is now forecasting regional GDP growth of just 1.2% in 2017, down from the 1.6% projection it made in October.
New currency began circulating in Venezuela this week, the 500, 5,000 and 20,000 bolivar notes appearing first and which, many have pointed out, are barely enough to purchase even the cheapest of items.
Automation revolution is taking the jobs, not evil foreigners. The first self-driving cars are now on the road in the United States. That's another four million jobs down the drain
Argentine state oil company YPF on Monday signed a 40-year natural gas exploration contract with Bolivian counterpart YPFB for an area with reserves estimated at 2.7 trillion cubic feet.
Borrowing costs jumped in the wake of Donald Trump’s unexpected U.S. presidential election victory in November. Now that volatility has started to cool
Mercosur and EU feel “2017 is a window of opportunity”, but can't find the path despite Brexit and Trump
Cubaexport was the company that signed an international contract with the North American company Coabana Trading LLC; the two companies recently signed a formal agreement on coal export.
BMW is spending $1bn on a plant in Mexico, while other firms are investing in the US or moving production back.
Mexico's central bank sold dollars in Mexico and New York on Thursday to fight off the peso's nose dive to record lows amid fears U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's protectionist policies
Mr. Trump made questioning the virtues of Nafta a centerpiece of his campaign, at one point calling it “the worst trade deal maybe ever signed anywhere,”
President Mauricio Macri’s administration is reportedly allocating AR $15,766 million (US $978,427,520) to such projects throughout the year, 46 percent more than what was earmarked in 2016.
Ford has said it will cancel a $1.6bn (£1.3bn) plant it planned to build in Mexico and instead extend operations at its factory in Michigan.
Castro condemns “obsolete mentality” against foreign capital, as economy contracts. In his speech, Castro appealed to a combination of foreign capital investment and austerity to bring about the 2% economic growth
The world of mobile payments is one of the hottest segments of the financial technology industry. Mobile payment technology in Latin America has an immense market need and a millennial-rich population of early adopters
The free-trade agreement between Peru and Honduras will took effect on Jan. 1, 2017. Peru exported $41 million of products to Honduras in 2015, up 4.7% from 2014.
In what is an important move for the Colombian economy, the government has classified coltan as a mineral of strategic importance in their promotion of mining resources.
Despite only having seven dealerships in seven cities, Lexus’ sales in LatAm are on a steady rise, what economic trend does this respond to?
Under Raúl Castro, Cuba has introduced a series of changes to steer away from hardline Communism, but their pace slowed in the last year, generating doubts regarding the true commitment to the changes.
Brazil’s economic authorities agree that fiscal reform that tackles the growing budget gap must be the first step towards recovery.
On Dec. 19, 2001, De la Rua declared a state of emergency, but the unrest only grew and on the night of Dec. 20, he abandoned the presidential palace by helicopter.
Cuban rum and cigars seem to have become the souvenir of choice for U.S. visitors to the island.
No growth, no votes: An end to a reformist president’s long honeymoon
China would be interested in investing in Latin American oil and energy sectors, while Latin America could invest in innovative technology and foreign direct investment.
Bitcoin users still represent a tiny minority, but some believe that the currency will become more popular in Venezuela as economic uncertainty escalates
In a study by CEPAL Colombia was shown to be one of the most vulnerable to a potential consolidation of the TPP despite not taking part in it.
President Nicolas Maduro has ordered an almost immediate withdrawal of Venezuela’s most commonly used bill, this debacle is a product of recent history.
The worst-performing economies are expected to be those of Suriname, projected to contract by 10.4 percent, and Venezuela, forecast to shrink by 9.7 percent
Venezuela's highest denomination banknote has ceased to be legal tender, in a move that has caused cash chaos and long queues at banks this week.
The record arrival of nearly 3.5 million visitors to Cuba last year has caused a surging demand for food, causing ripple effects that are upsetting the very promise of Fidel Castro’s Cuba.
The Mexican billionaire believes that if Trump’s plans to jumpstart the US economy work, Mexico would see benefits too.
Grain production next year could grow as much as 14.2 percent after likely registering its biggest fall in six years in 2016.
Tourism is a growing industry in Chile, but the kind of tourism that gets to Santiago is only interested in seeing the shops.
Economic activity fell 0.4% in October from the year-earlier month, the first annual contraction since October 2009
In his current two-week visit to Europe, Uruguayan President Tabare Vasquez will look to persuade investors into his $12 billion roads and railways plan.