Monthly Archives: August 2021

ECLAC raises projection for Latin America’s GDP growth in 2021 to 5.9%

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) on Tuesday (31) published a report in which it...

Covid-19: Delta variant detected in over 80% of Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro state samples

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The spread of this new strain of the virus has been extremely fast. In June, the Delta accounted for...

How Costa Rica intends to become a sustainability role model

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Costa Rica is investing in sustainability. On the international stage, the country was one of the first to turn...

Death toll rises to 29 in bus that crashed and fell into ravine in...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The passenger bus accident has left at least 29 dead and around 20 injured after the unit crashed and...

Survey: Half of Brazil’s companies intend to do mergers or acquisitions in next 12...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Mergers and acquisitions operations are viewed as promising by 86% of Brazilian companies' entrepreneurs and executives, and 50.5% intend...

Porsche buyers in Brazil empty showrooms and wait up to 12 months for their...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -Some of the showrooms of Brazilian Porsche dealers, which cover most of the Brazilian market for the brand, have been...

S&P highlights Chile’s economic recovery process, but warns of risks

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL  - The new constitution, Chile's mining royalty, and electricity tariffs appear to be the main risk factors for the Chilean...

Unemployment in Chile falls to 8.9%, approaches pre-pandemic levels

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The unemployment rate in Chile fell to 8.9% in July. That's 4.2% lower than the same period last year...

Brazil earns US$2 billion from sales of soccer players, São Paulo club tops the...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil has gained US$2 billion (R$10.4 billion) from player transfers over the past decade. São Paulo is the club...

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