Strategic intelligence in Latin America

Editor's Note

Editor’s Note

Everything very quickly comes to a standstill without fuel. Gasoline is king across much of the developing world, and this includes Latin America. Ethanol, produced in copious quantities from...

Editor’s Note

Dear Readers, The green revolution has highlighted the importance of copper which can be used to construct renewable energy infrastructure including wind turbines and solar panels. The mineral is found...

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Dear Readers, And so ends the 9th Summit of the Americas in sunny California – much in the way of slick Instagram-friendly photo ops and handshakes, little in the...

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Across Latin America, remittances have provided fiscal breathing space to cash-strapped administrations. Many families would face dire living consequences were it not for money that bread winners send home....

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For much of its recent history, Latin America has had a love-hate relationship with privatisation. The trend took grip across the region in the 1980’s faster and more vigorously...

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Latin America, a region of 33 countries and 665 million people, should in theory be one of the world’s most dynamic regions when it comes to aviation growth. Alas,...

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Turkey lies over 7,000 miles away from the shores of Latin America and its commercial presence in the region is dwarfed by the US, EU and China among others....

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Divorce is never a happy affair but for Brazil’s family law firms, skyrocketing rates of matrimonial separation has provided a welcome revenue boon. Brazil is experiencing the highest divorce...

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Politics matters, but business usually matters more. That’s why, despite headlines and congressional alarm in Washington, Chevron’s prospects to resume oil drilling in Venezuela are favourable in the long-term....

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Few things cause political headaches quite like hungry voters. In Europe it fomented revolt against the political classes, in sub-Saharan Africa it's encouraging record migratory flows – in Central...

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