Venezuela seeks help from Russia to revive its oil industry

PDVSA does not have enough dollars to buy oil due to chronic underinvestment

Germany: A 28 hours work week?

A German industrial union set a precedent after negotiating a deal that privileges working conditions over wages

Latin America: Is there a solution for economic inequality?

11 of the 20 countries with the highest economic inequality in the world are in South America

What are the richest Latin American nations?

According to World Bank studies, Uruguay, Chile and Brazil are the countries with the highest per capita wealth in the region

Bogota is the leader in resettlement policies

What is more economical, to repair the damage or prevent tragedies?

Argentine President Mauricio Macri in 2015

Argentina: A new year to explore the Lithium Boom

Argentina is taking aggressive steps to attract international investors that will impriove its lithium industry

Why are countries banning Bitcoin?

There are already 11 nations in the world applying strict regulations against cryptocurrency

How much did natural disasters cost in 2017?

How much did natural disasters cost in 2017?

Last year will go down in history as the year that managed to beat 2005 in billions of dollars in economic losses that could have been avoided

Why remittances from US to Mexico set new record?

Why remittances from US to Mexico set new record?

A widespread deportation fear could be motivating the large sending of money

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Latin America: how was the minimum wage increased for 2018?

In nations such as Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Ecuador and Bolivia, the average minimum wage will be USD $355 per month for 2018

Currently, Colombia is one step away from entering the international organization after fulfilling more than half of the approval of OECD committees

How is the Colombian adhesion to OECD going?

Currently, Colombia is one step away from entering the international organization after fulfilling more than half of the approval of OECD committees

Venezuelan future without BOPEC

Venezuelan future without BOPEC

The problem increases for Venezuela with the possibility of losing the BOPEC terminal that ships to Asia

Controversy over Trump's tax reform

Controversy over Trump's tax reform

The middle class, social security, and the economy in the region could be affected

"Petro": a new virtual currency to save the Venezuelan economy

Nicolas Maduro announces the creation of a local cryptocurrency

Germán Vargas Lleras

Germán Vargas Lleras: economic policy for his presidential campaign 2018-2022

The politician seems to have four pillars set in his race to the Casa de Nariño

Mexico: out of the void?

Mexico: out of the void?

An important oil discovery has fostered market confidence

Can Brazil overcome its biggest problem?

Can Brazil overcome its biggest problem?

It is important to examine the causes of the South American nation's most recent recession, as well as point towards some potential signs for economic and social recovery

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The world’s superpower

Is it the United States or China?

Panama: most successful economy of the region?

Panama: most successful economy of the region?

ECLAC predicts that in 2017 Panama will grow 5 times more than the regional average

Latin America: It’s time to spend

Latin America: It’s time to spend

Red flags have been raised within the Federal Reserve

Panama is one step away from the Pacific Alliance

Panama is one step away from the Pacific Alliance

The investment champion wants to join the commercial block

Puerto Rico: an economic tragedy

Puerto Rico: an economic tragedy

Hurricane Maria is just the tip of the iceberg

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