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  • IDB: Uncertainty disappears and investor interest in Peru resumes

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Political uncertainty in Peru is fading, and business and investor interest in the country is returning, according to Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) President Mauricio Claver-Carone. "In the six months of the new government led by President Pedro Castillo . . . To read the full ...

  • Colombia’s foreign debt reaches 53% of the country’s GDP

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to statistics from Banco de la República, up to October, the country's public and private external debt reached US$167.2 billion, which meant an increase of 13.3% over the figure recorded at the close of the same month of 2020, when it was US$147.6 billion, ...

  • Banco do Brasil will invest US$36 million in Brazilian startups

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brasilia-based Banco do Brasil (BB), the oldest bank in Brazil and one of the oldest globally, is interested in investing in innovative business models by 2022. To do so, it will advance its strategy of participating in startups. Banco do Brasil is controlled by the ...

  • Ecuador to propose to China the renegotiation of its debt

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Ecuador will propose to China the renegotiation of the payment of its debt of about US$5.2 billion during a forthcoming visit of President Guillermo Lasso to Beijing, said Foreign Minister Juan Carlos Holguín on Monday. The conservative ruler . . . To read the full ...

  • Foreign companies to invest US$5 billion in Paraguay

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The announcement came after a press conference by president Mario Abdo Benítez, who headed a work meeting held at the MIC and also highlighted the investments approved under his administration. MIC Minister Luis Castiglioni said that these investments comprise unprecedented figures and are consistent with ...