- Mexican Tax Reform Now Affects McDonald’s Too
October 31 2013 2:46 PM
After a grueling 13-hour debate, President Enrique Peña Nieto's tax reform proposal has been approved, and it affects big U.S. companies.
- Argentina's Economic Rebound Is Fading: Capital Economics
October 31 2013 12:40 PM
One of Argentina's challenges, at least for its manufacturers, is an overvalued currency.
- Peru Seizes Millions In Counterfeit US Dollars
October 31 2013 9:17 AM
The contraband was found at a hostel in a Lima suburb.
- Opening A Business? Surprise: It Might Be Easier In Latin America
October 30 2013 2:21 PM
Improving economic policies and more efficient services for entrepreneurs have made several Latin American countries prime business spots.
- Stocks Down, Black-Market Dollar Up After Argentina President's Party Loses Big
October 29 2013 2:49 PM
Whatever happens next, it looks like the end of the road for the decade-long rule by the Kirchner family.
- Why Brazil Is Suing FIFA Over World Cup Costs
October 29 2013 5:56 AM
The World Cup is still a year away, and the half-billion-dollar lawsuits are already flying.
- Can Peña Nieto Bring Back The 'Mexican Moment'?
October 28 2013 1:37 PM
When President Enrique Peña Nieto was sworn in, he had a growing economy. Eleven months later, Mexico is on the verge of recession.
- Flour Is Back: How Venezuela’s Economic Crisis Is Hurting Everyday Life
October 27 2013 5:25 PM
What to do when your country is lacking oil, flour and other basic goods.
- Mexican Fiscal Reform Angers Entrepreneurs
October 25 2013 1:44 PM
President Enrique Peña Nieto is facing an uphill battle in his quest for reforming the fiscal system.
- What The Rise In Unemployment Means For Brazil
October 24 2013 5:36 PM
Unemployment rose from 5.3 percent to 5.4 percent in Brazil for September -- but the government says it is not a reason for alarm.
- Why It Costs More To Ship Tomatoes Within Central America Than To The US
October 24 2013 6:20 AM
Trade between Central American countries has been hurt by the poor roads conditions, high fuel costs and lengthy customs procedures.
- How Much Will Legal Marijuana Cost In Uruguay?
October 23 2013 6:25 AM
The "Holland of South America," Uruguay, is one step away from fully legalizing marijuana, and committed to offer a safe market at reasonable prices.
- Peso Cubano Or Peso Convertible? Cuba Ending Double Currency System
October 23 2013 6:19 AM
In an attempt to stabilize its harmed and vulnerable economy, Cuba has decided to unify its monetary system.
- Is The Future Of Renewable Energy In Latin America?
October 17 2013 5:47 AM
Latin America is increasing its investment in green energy, and international money is watching.
- Will Governments Start To Come After Your Savings?
October 16 2013 1:30 PM
Five years after the global financial crisis, the IMF is suggesting states place a 10% tax on all households.
- Brazil's Once-Richest Man Is Losing More Of His Empire
October 16 2013 6:44 AM
Eike Batista, once a multibillionaire, is losing his grip through bankruptcy and loss of participation in his companies.
- 4 Things To Know About The Trans-Pacific Partnership
October 15 2013 6:19 AM
The pact, arguably the most important trade agreement in a generation, emerged after a decade of trade talk dissapointment.
- Brazil May Buy Russian Weapons To Secure The World Cup
October 15 2013 6:17 AM
Does Russian defense minister's visit mean that Moscow is in and Boeing is out when it comes to lucrative arms sales to Brazil?
- How The US Shutdown And Possible Default May Affect Latin America
October 14 2013 2:28 PM
Latin America watches the federal shutdown with apprehension. And a U.S. default would put the entire region in serious trouble.
- One Way US Is Hurting Mexico: Falling Remittances
October 11 2013 6:18 AM
Immigrants worldwide are sending increasing amounts of money home, but this year, Mexico won't see an increase.