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Brazil pension climbdown rebuked by rating agencies

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:44:15 GMT

Decision to scrap vote on reforms is ‘credit negative’, Moody’s warns



Venezuela launches presale of state-backed ‘petro’ cryptocurrency

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:09:25 GMT

The digital currency will be backed by Venezuela’s vast oil reserves



Trudeau receives cool reception from New Delhi

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:46:17 GMT

Some Indians accuse Canada’s prime minister of being too close to Sikh separatists



Brazil shelves vital pensions reform

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:51:58 GMT

Army intervention in Rio prevents constitutional change required for system’s overhaul



Vista Oil & Gas seals $700m Argentina deal

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:43:29 GMT

Mexican acquisition vehicle takes control of shale explorer Pelsa



Argentine president Macri and truckers face off over reforms

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:58:36 GMT

Veteran union boss leads thousands of drivers on 24-hour strike



Mexico military chopper kills 14 in landing accident

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 20:59:07 GMT

Helicopter carrying government officials to assess earthquake damage loses control in Oaxaca



Brazilian military to take control of security in Rio de Janeiro

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:51:02 GMT

Intervention comes as crime blights city’s famous carnival and violence increases 



Earthquake hits south-western Mexico

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 00:08:58 GMT




A carnival of living dangerously

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:23:55 GMT

Military put in charge of Rio de Janeiro security after violence marred the revelry



Household sprays rival diesel fumes for causing air pollution

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:03:22 GMT

Effect of consumer products like cleaners and perfume much worse than thought



Colombia’s election tests its democracy — and its peace

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:00:26 GMT

Former guerrillas have been brought into the political process and the mood is febrile



Trump to meet Mexican president in coming weeks

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 02:19:51 GMT




Canada’s Sigma Lithium Resources aims to put Brazil on the map

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:24:08 GMT

Miner plans to invest C$85m to produce 240,000 tonnes a year by 2020






Ecuador plans first eurobonds in change of tack from Correa era

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:00:35 GMT

Quito plans to raise $2.5bn from lenders to tame fiscal deficit



Oxfam’s deputy chief resigns over sex scandal

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 00:02:31 GMT

Pressure on charity mounts as former head of safeguarding reveals more allegations of abuse



Charities should uphold the highest standards

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 18:21:07 GMT

The Haiti scandal at Oxfam shows a need for much greater accountability



Soyabean, soya meal prices jump on Argentina drought concerns

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:23:16 GMT

Latin American country is a large producer and exporter of soyabean and soya products



A view from Tijuana, Mexico

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 08:11:13 GMT

An insider’s guide to the city by Alida Cervantes, the artist



Latam Viva: Riding out Mr Market?

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:43:36 GMT

Regional assets steady ahead of electoral season






Mexico lifts rates to nine-year high of 7.5%

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 19:00:44 GMT




Venezuela sets election date after quelling opponents

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:28:34 GMT

Nicolás Maduro expected to win widely condemned electoral process to be held on April 22