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NAFTA at 20: a Discussion with Canada, Mexico, and the United States

LBC talked with top officials from the three NAFTA countries on what the trade agreement has achieved in 20 years, and what could be done to make it stronger.

The Keystone XL Pipeline: A Win-Win for the United States and Canada

The United States would do well to move forward on the project.

Oi’s Acquisition of Portugal Telecom: Top M&A of 2013

Petrobras also unloaded more than $4 billion in assets.

LAC’s Top Trade Partners: India a growing force

Our list of Latin America’s top trading partners shows declines in trade with East Asia, but growth with India and Europe.

Canada trade with Latin America registers declines

While smaller markets saw growth, trade with the region’s major economies saw declines.

Latin America: Canada Trade Rebounds

Canada's trade with Latin America grew 26 percent last year, especially helped by rising imports.

Canada: A True Partner

While the the United States talks the talk; Canada walks the walk on Latin American business and trade relations.

Colombia: Canada’s Competitive Edge

Canada's trade with Colombia is growing at a faster rate than US trade with the country.

Canada-LatAm Trade: Peru, Ecuador Lead

Peru and Ecuador lead growth in Canada trade, but Mexico remains the top partner.

Mining: Mexican Make-Over

Foreign mining operations in Latin America can be reputational powder kegs unless companies work hard at building local community relations and goodwill.

Scotiabank Cautiously Optimistic

Scotiabank is cautiously optimistic about its operations in Latin America despite this year’s challenges.

Canada: Latin America Export Boom

Canada's exports to Latin America grow three times more than U.S. exports to the region.

Costa Rica: Future Trade Potential

Costa Rica's economy slows down, but free trade pacts with the United States and China should help future growth.

Canada-Colombia FTA in Danger

Canada's FTA with Colombia will likely not pass any time soon, one expert predicts.

Canada: Latin Business Boom

As Canada prepares for free trade with Colombia and Peru, its overall exports to Latin America are already growing strongly.

Canada & LatAm: Rocks Ahead?

Canada's relationship with Latin America is under challenge from a probable NAFTA renegotiation and more volatility in Haiti.

Ecuador Needs Mining

Long-term job creation is Ecuador’s best chance for eradicating poverty. And mining offers a huge potential.

Newsmaker: Peter Cardinal, Scotiabank

Peter Cardinal, executive vice president for Latin America for Scotiabank, talks to Latin Business Chronicle about his career and doing business in Latin America.

Analyzing Scotiabank's LatAm Strategy 

Scotiabank continues its Latin America expansion. Three experts analyze the bank's future strategy in the region.

Canada-Peru Trade Boom

Peru replaces Venezuela as third-largest trade partner in Latin America. Overall Canada trade with the region grew as well.

Harper: US Must Support Colombia

If the U.S. turns its back on Colombia, it will set us back more than any Latin American dictator could hope to achieve.

Canada's Exports to South America Booming

Canada's exports to South America are booming thanks to commodity growth and strong local economies.

North American Summit: More or Less?

North American leaders should articulate a vision of a North American Community and sketch a blueprint for accomplishing it.

NAFTA Trade: Weak Growth

The Montebello summit coincides with new data showing weak trade growth in North America.

Latin America Sales Help Nortel

Latin America was the fastest-growing region for Nortel Networks in the second quarter and one of the few with revenue growth.

Canada's Harper Supports Colombia

Canada starts free trade talks with Colombia and indirectly rebukes US lawmakers.

Canada's Renewed Commitment to Latin America

Canada's prime minister Stephen Harper on the benefits of free trade as the Canada-Chile FTA celebrates its 10th anniversary.

MiningWatch Response to Open Letters

Joan Kuyek at MiningWatch Canada responds to open letters from Ruben Naichap of the Shuar Federation of Zamora Chinchipe and Jose Aviles of the Ecuador Amazon Indigenous Nationalities Confederation.

Ecuador: Mining Reduces Poverty

Open letter from Jose Aviles from the Ecuador Amazon Indigenous Nationalities Confederation to Joan Kuyek of MiningWatch Canada.

Open Letter To MiningWatch Canada

Open letter to Joan Kuyek, national Coordinator of MiningWatch Canada, from the Shuar Federation of Zamora Chinchipe in Ecuador.

Canada Boosts Latin Trade

Latin American trade with Canada is growing stronger than with the Unites States and Europe. The growth is led by Mexico, Brazil and Peru.

Nortel Success in Latin America

Brazil and broadband will drive future growth in Latin America for the Canadian telecom company.

Scotiabank Bullish on Latin America

Scotiabank is growing strongly in Latin America thanks to both acquisitions and organic growth. And it expects further growth in the future as well.

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