A number of Latin American and Caribbean countries have strengthened their ties with China after signing a far-reaching economic and political agreement. In December, the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), a bloc of 33 countries including regional heavyweights such as Argentina, Colombia and Mexico, signed the China-ChinaRead More →

This Friday took place in Bolivia the launch of the Ibero-American Institute of Indigenous Languages ​​(IIALI), an initiative that aims raise awareness of the situation of mother tongues and cultural and linguistic rights of these cities. This is an action coordinated by the Organization of Ibero-American States for Education, ScienceRead More →

In another sign of Taiwan’s efforts to shore up its few remaining diplomatic ties in Latin America, Taiwan Vice President William Lai said on Tuesday he would travel to Honduras to attend the inauguration of President-elect Xiomara Castro. . Speaking to reporters at Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport, Lai said hisRead More →

Pablo Pardo (Washington) | As of October 2020, the largest development agency in the Americas, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), has been headed by Madrid-raised Mauricio Claver-Carone, the first American to lead the institution. He served as director for the Americas on the National Security Council under President Donald Trump.Read More →

QCOSTARICA – Building confidence is essential for the business sector to become more vibrant and for the necessary economic reforms to be carried out to strengthen Latin America and the Caribbean’s post-COVID recovery, according to the new flagship report of the QCOSTARICA ‘Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). “Levels of trust inRead More →

QCOSTARICA – Costa Rica, together with Nicaragua, are the countries where inflation has fallen the most in Latin America, with a drop of more than two percentage points compared to September 2019 with the same month this year, taking into account the pandemic factor. That’s what the study found.”Preliminary balanceRead More →