It is time for the Trump administration to pay at least some attention to Latin America. Even bankrupt Venezuela has been quicker and more generous than the United States during the tragedy that devastated Peru
La complejidad de las relaciones entre países vecinos es una realidad que muchas naciones experimentan. A menudo, la única solución para reducir tensiones es la intervención de un mediador independiente.
Bolivia is doubling the amount of land devoted to coca production, while Colombia says illegal production of the plant used to produce cocaine has spiked to its highest levels in at least two decades. R
Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, President of Peru, described the U.S. attitude towards Latin America as that of any human being with his or her pet: warm and close, but inconsequential.
There is a world of difference between the unilateral imposition of sanctions by the United States and the invocation of the O.A.S. democratic charter.
In face of the United States withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Chile's initiative reflects Latin American countries' desire to expand the free-trade zone in the Asia-Pacific region.
With the U.S. signaling a turn toward protectionism, nations that have benefited from global commerce, from Australia to Japan to Peru, are trying to pick up the free-trade mantle
Corruption has been identified as the world’s biggest obstacle to economic and social development; In Latin America, a region with some of the most corrupt countries in the world
Home to a beautiful coastline, charming towns, green countryside dotted with cattle, and a welcoming, laid-back atmosphere is South America’s best-kept secret, Uruguay.
For its first issue of 2017, Americas Quarterly (AQ), dedicated 35 pages to highlight Latin America most successful business stories, describing the region as the world’s most entrepreneurial culture.
Families fleeing violence in Latin America and migrants from outside of it make up an unprecedented crisis of homeless people stranded just outside the US
Telefónica, Huawei and intelligent energy company Kamstrup have launched the first project with narrowband internet of things (IoT) technology in Latin America.
Latin America has remained fairly quiet during President Trump's confrontation with Mexico so far, but that could change very soon.
El mayor escándalo de corrupción de América Latina está sacudiendo a las clases políticas del continente. Todo esto conduce a Odebrecht, la constructora brasileña especializada en desarrollar grandes proyectos en toda la región.
The next time you travel to Buenos Aires or Santiago, don’t be afraid to dust off your Spanish with the phrase “soy vegetariano.”
But which destinations in Latin America offer the most luxury travel experiences?
According to Rajoy's office, the Prime Minister told Trump that Spain was in the best situation to be an interlocutor for the US in Europe, Latin America, North Africa and the Middle East.
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
Some observers and policymakers suggest there is, but a cold look at the facts suggests fears may be overblown.
Tobacco epidemic disproportionately affect low and middle-income countries, where more than 80% of the world’s smokers now live
In the declaration, Celac supports “the process of national dialogue” in Venezuela and encourages the parties to resume good faith conversations with a high degree of “constructive commitment.”
In Latin America, Uruguay leads with a ranking of 21, followed by The Bahamas and Chile both in 24th place, and Venezuela figures at the bottom.
With continued and strengthened implementation of a regional food security plan, Latin America and the Caribbean could become the first developing region to completely eradicate hunger
El megaescándalo de corrupción sobre sobornos pagados por la constructora brasileña Odebrecht a cambio de contratos sigue extendiéndose en América Latina, con imputaciones en Panamá y arrestos en Perú.
Reinstatement of policy by Donald Trump could have ‘chilling impact’ in region that already has high rates of teenage pregnancy and maternal mortality
El discurso de Donald J. Trump no pudo escapar a la esencia de cada acto del lenguaje: por lo dicho, por lo visto y por lo insinuado. Y sus símbolos avisan que, al cabo, el invierno ha llegado.
Because of his ignorance about the day-to-day intricacies of governing, he will be more reliant on his Cabinet than any of his predecessors. And yet, Trump has assembled the whitest, oldest and wealthiest cabinet in recent memory.
¿Cómo explicar que Trump no haya podido encontrar un solo latino entre los 55 millones de hispanos en Estados Unidos que estuviera calificado para un puesto en su gabinete?
Para los analistas parece claro que la relación entre Estados Unidos y LatAM no responderá al diseño de una política exterior específica, sino a la resolución de problemas domésticos —como la migración y la protección de fronteras— y a un espíritu transaccional.
Today Donald Trump goes from PEOTUS to POTUS. Latin America is not impressed. They'll get over it.
IMF is now forecasting regional GDP growth of just 1.2% in 2017, down from the 1.6% projection it made in October.
The rise of populist leaders in the United States and Europe poses a dangerous threat to basic rights protections while encouraging abuse by autocrats around the world
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
Some 34 million people continue to suffer from malnutrition, 47.7 percent of children under age 5 suffer from anemia and 49.8 percent, approximately 1.3 million, have chronic malnutrition
Una de las cosas importantes que pasaron casi inadvertidas en el calor de las elecciones de Estados Unidos en el año que termina es la nueva ofensiva de China para aumentar su presencia en América Latina.
While President-elect Donald J. Trump is pushing a negative agenda for Latin America, China is happily seeking to fill the vacuum of constructive U.S. policies in the region.
There is an abysmal difference in people’s attitude before the law. For example, people in Germany and in the United States usually feel almost a reverential respect toward it, but people in Latin America have very low regard for it.
China, que hasta hace poco se contentaba con buscar oportunidades económicas en América Latina, está forjando una influencia política más fuerte en la región.
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
In the summer of 2014, 70,000 unaccompanied minors (UACs) from the Northern Triangle – consisting of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador – crossed the U.S.-Mexico border