New areas of opportunity, new trends, the impact of millennials. Latin America, from the vantage point of Osvaldo V. Librizzi, co-president of the Americas for Starwood, and Craig Smith, president for the Caribbean and Latin America at Marriott.
2013 Revenue Forecast for the Top Companies in Latin America
While firms in industries related to massive consumption and commodities will generally have a favorable performance, those in activities, such as telecoms and oil production will probably underperform. Important downside risks to our projections prevail.
“We will capitalize the Central Bank if necessary”
Peru will have a stronger stance against currency appreciation. FDI will increase by 25 percent this year to reach $14 billion. Exclusive interview with Peruvian Minister of Finance, Luis Fernando Castilla.
China Threat to Brazil?
How big of an economic threat does China actually pose to Brazil? Four experts share their insights.
China Spurs South America Recovery
China is a real engine of South American economic restoration—but still has a long way to go before it approaches U.S. investment in the region.
Hutchison No Threat to Panama
Comments about Hutchison Whampoa's presence in the Panama ports is, at best, laughable, and at worst, anti-business scaremongering.
China Undermines U.S. in Latin America
China is undermining the U.S. agenda to advance political reform, human rights and free trade in Latin America, the China-Latin America Task Force says.
Mexico Needs China Policy
Mexico will enhance competitiveness and compete with China only if it defines a comprehensive strategy.
China's Latin American Perspective
China, with a population of 1.3 billion, can offer a huge market for the world, including Latin America. Therefore, China’s rise is an opportunity, not a threat.
China and Latin America: Historic Opportunity
Latin America should seize this historic opportunity and take advantage of the unexpected boom in natural resource prices to strengthen technological and production linkages with China.
Ratliff on Cuba and China
Why is economically successful China interested in the economically failed Cuba? And vice versa, asks William Ratliff.
China and Latin America: Shared Gains
Latin American countries have come to matter for China more than ever. The countries that matter the least for China are Venezuela and Cuba. The best relations are with Brazil, argues Jorge L. Dominguez.