Últimas notícias Latin America

 O secretário de Comércio dos Estados Unidos, Wilbur Ross, durante o Fórum Anual de Liderança em Infraestrutura da América Latina.
Economy

US seeks to be Brazil’s preferred partner in infrastructure

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Thursday (Aug 1) that US companies want to expand their participation in infrastructure projects in Latin America, especially Brazil.

Flor e fruto em desenvolvimento de Gustavia augusta (Cachimbo ou Catoré-mucura) uma das espécies da familia Lecythidaceae que forma as florestas em áreas úmidas da Amazônia.
Economy

American countries commit to boosting green economy

The promotion of green economy—conciliating development, environment, and the reduction of poverty—includes dialogue between the government, civil society, and companies.

Fenix, Computador, Petrobras
Economy

Petrobras runs biggest supercomputer in Latin America

Petrobras’s supercomputer Fênix is among the world’s 500 biggest computers and ranks first in Latin America. The list was compiled by Top500.org, based on the machines’ performance in data processing, and features Fênix at the 142nd position worldwide.

Brasília - Ministério de Minas e Energia inaugura primeira usina solar instalada na cobertura de prédio público federal – a própria sede do MME  (José Cruz/Agência Brasil)
General

Green economy may generate millions of jobs in Latin America

Green economy has the potential of generating millions of jobs in Latin America and the Caribbean as well as reducing labor costs stemming from modern environmental problems, like climate change, the overexploitation of natural resources and the pollution of ecosystems.

Economy

World Bank cuts Brazil’s estimated GDP growth in 2018 to 1.2%

The World Bank halved its prediction for the growth of the Brazilian economy this year. In its semiannual, regional report entitled On Uncertainties and Black Swans: How to Manage Risks in Latin America and the Caribbean, released Friday (Oct.