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Lagarde Calls for “Quality Growth” in Latin America - International Monetary Fund

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Despite recent challenges facing Latin America, the immense potential of this diverse region is evident and will drive further progress in years to come, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said at a regional conference in Chile.
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How is Latin America contributing to the Internet standardization? | Internet Society

How is Latin America contributing to the Internet standardization? | Internet Society | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
RT @usuariosdigital: How is Latin America contributing to the Internet standardization? | Internet Society http://t.co/mboZt4WBzH
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Mexico Pledges to Cut Emissions 25 Percent in Climate Change Milestone

Mexico Pledges to Cut Emissions 25 Percent in Climate Change Milestone | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Mexico expects greenhouse-gas emissions to peak by 2026 and then decline, Environment Minister Juan Jose Guerra Abud said at a news conference in Mexico City Friday.
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Beyond The Maquiladora: A Look At Mexico's Startup Scene - TechCrunch

Beyond The Maquiladora: A Look At Mexico's Startup Scene - TechCrunch | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
If Mexico is indeed in the process of building the world’s next great economy, technology and innovation will be a part of its foundation.
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Asia-Pacific: Vancouver International Airport lands North America’s first air link to Kunming, China

Asia-Pacific: Vancouver International Airport lands North America’s first air link to Kunming, China | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Vancouver gained another air link to Asia last week and with it the potential of more access to the valuable Chinese, South Asian and southeast Asian markets.
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Contested Cities: Latin America’s Urban Challenges

Contested Cities: Latin America’s Urban Challenges | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Anyone trying to understand Latin American politics should pay close attention to urban areas.

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Latin America Is Home To Innovative Financial Tech Firms - Forbes

Latin America Is Home To Innovative Financial Tech Firms - Forbes | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
New tech firms are thriving in Latin America and some are even approaching financial services
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Asian Buyers Seize on Oil-Price Spread - Wall Street Journal

Asian Buyers Seize on Oil-Price Spread - Wall Street Journal | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Crude buyers in Asia are purchasing oil from places such as Latin America, where producers set selling prices in line with the U.S. crude, instead of suppliers in the Middle East that price off Brent.
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China Export Gains Show Foreign Demand Still Aiding Growth - Bloomberg

China Export Gains Show Foreign Demand Still Aiding Growth - Bloomberg | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal China Export Gains Show Foreign Demand Still Aiding Growth Bloomberg (Bloomberg) -- China's exports grew steadily in the first two months of the year, driven by the U.S.
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Cuban cooperatives present a new economic model

Cuban cooperatives present a new economic model | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Over the last few years, the Cuban government has been experimenting with turning state enterprises into cooperatives and letting the workers own and run them.
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February in Latin America: Tech News Roundup

February in Latin America: Tech News Roundup | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
There’s a saying that new year in Brazil starts after Carnival, but this doesn’t hold true in the startup world. As we noted in January, activity in Latin America’s tech…
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Mexico's Cemex Sets Up New Electricity Unit - Wall Street Journal

Mexico's Cemex Sets Up New Electricity Unit - Wall Street Journal | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Mexican cement and building materials company Cemex SAB created a new division to take advantage of openings in the country’s electricity industry and made plans to develop renewable energy with a new joint-venture partner.
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Latin American Herald Tribune - Latin America, a Strategic Area for Cisco in its IoE Revolution

Latin American Herald Tribune - Latin America, a Strategic Area for Cisco in its IoE Revolution | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
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International business fueling Boeing Dreamliner demand

International business fueling Boeing Dreamliner demand | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
A global trend is leading to more business for Boeing's North Charleston plant.
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Cubans are ready to get online with better Internet access

Cubans are ready to get online with better Internet access | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Cubans have long complained that their country is one of the world’s least connected, and now they're sending signals they want more and better Internet access.
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Honda Canada to produce new model for export to the European Union - CTV News

Honda Canada to produce new model for export to the European Union - CTV News | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Honda Canada is going to produce a new model for export to the European Union at its facility in Ontario.
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Prensa Latina News Agency - Kazakhstan and Cuba Committed to Deepening Comprehensive Cooperation

Astana, Mar 26 (Prensa Latina) Kazakhstan and Cuba today pushed for strengthening and deepening of political, diplomatic, economic and trade links, towards a comprehensive cooperation between the two countries.

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Insight: China’s chequebook diplomacy steals IMF show - International | IOL Business

Insight: China’s chequebook diplomacy steals IMF show - International | IOL Business | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
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Latin American tourism is about to boom – and we've got a way in - MoneyWeek

Latin American tourism is about to boom – and we've got a way in - MoneyWeek | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Investors often associate tourism with fun, but not big returns. That's a mistake, says James McKeigue. Tourism is big business in Latin America.
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Why Auto Makers Are Building New Factories in Mexico, not the US - Wall Street Journal

Why Auto Makers Are Building New Factories in Mexico, not the US - Wall Street Journal | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Car makers such as Audi favor Mexico over U.S. South as a site for North American plants partly owing to Mexico’s free-trade pacts.
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How To Do Business in Mexico – The Complete Guide|mercatrade.com

How To Do Business in Mexico – The Complete Guide|mercatrade.com | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Looking to sell your products or services in Mexico? Read this in depth article about the economy, shipping procedures and business opportunities. View now!
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Biz tip: Assessing your small business's readiness to export - Arizona Daily Star

Biz tip: Assessing your small business's readiness to export - Arizona Daily Star | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
With a growing Mexican middle class less than 60 miles south of Tucson, it makes sense for small businesses to check into exporting their goods or services.
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Japan slams brakes on Uber pilot - International | IOL Business

Japan slams brakes on Uber pilot - International | IOL Business | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
RT @busrep: Japan slams brakes on Uber pilot http://t.co/puwyWuWNmx
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Google Invests in Tech Education for Latin America - Costa Rica Star News

Google Invests in Tech Education for Latin America - Costa Rica Star News | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Mexico City, Feb 26 (EFE).- Google will invest $1 million to support educational initiatives aimed at narrowing the “digital divide” in Latin America, company executive Adriana Noreña told Efe. Funds will go to three non-governmental organizations promoting digital education in Argentina, Colombia and Mexico, Noreña said by telephone from the Mexican resort town of Merida, where she traveled to take in the 4th Annual Latin American Impact Investment Forum. The initiatives will focus on young people and women, segments that Google – which has a Latin American regional headquarters in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte – has identified as...
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Chinese investments are pushing the Latin American economy back in time

Chinese investments are pushing the Latin American economy back in time | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
China has made major investments Latin America in the last few years. But it's pushing their economies back to a simple export business for raw materials.
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China chocolate market seen growing to US$4.3 billion by 2019: Hershey

China chocolate market seen growing to US$4.3 billion by 2019: Hershey | International Business Opportunies | Scoop.it
Chocolate sales in China should grow to US$4.3 billion by 2019, up nearly 60 percent from US$2.7 billion in 2014 and driven by demand from the growing urban population, a senior Hershey officer forecast on Wednesday.
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