According to local media, hundreds of thousands of Cubans gathered at the May Day rally, which condemned efforts to destabilize governments around Latin America.
Immigrants from Latin America want to get US citizenship now to avoid potential barriers imposed in the future.
Categories: Quickies COLOMBIA “Colombia’s top court has legalised same-sex marriage, making the country the fourth in Latin America to do so.” MALAWI “Malawi’s estimated 10,000 albinos face “extinction” if they continue to... (Read more...)
Colombia becomes the fourth nation in Latin America to legalize same-sex marriage.
This week LANDER has completed the installation of a complete simulation classroom to provide training in the operation of the first Driverless Metro in Latin America.
RIO DE JANEIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Latin America's largest country is still losing tropical forests the size of two soccer fields every minute, despite attempts to tackle illegal logging and improve local land rights, a former head of Brazil's forestry service has said.
Colombia's top court has legalized same-sex marriage, making the country the fourth in Latin America to do so. Gay couples were already allowed to form civil partnerships, but Thursday’s ruling extends them the same marriage rights as...Show More Summary
Aerial view of Jaguari Reservoir which is part of Brazil's Cantareira system (the largest system of public water supplies in Latin America) which provides fifty percent of Sao Paulo's drinking water. Photo © Scott Warren. Representatives...Show More Summary
The massive bribery scandal that has enraged Brazilians and pushed President Dilma Rousseff to the verge of impeachment is just one flashpoint among many right now across Latin America. The usual kickback schemes and dirty deal-making of the past just aren’t the same anymore. They can be even more wildly profitable, yes. But corruption also […]
When you think about mosquitos these days, one disease likely leaps to mind: Zika. The media has been sounding the alarm about the virus for months, particularly in Latin America, where health workers are on alert for pregnant women who may have become infected.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - U.S. renewable energy company SunEdison Inc hopes to maintain its investments in Latin America's solar energy market despite filing for bankruptcy on Thursday, a senior executive said on Friday. The investmentsShow More Summary
South America: Nine teams from Brazil and Argentina advanced to the round of 16 of the Copa Libertadores bracket led by top seeds Atletico Nacional from Colombia and Mexico’s UNAM. Latin America: Soybean prices have dipped as a result...Show More Summary
No country in Latin America has reached the 1300 MHz recommended by the International Telecommunications Union for mobile networks in 2015.
Latin America: The presidents of Mexico and Colombia each called out for reforming global antidrug efforts at the U.N. Drug Policy Summit though they face opposition from other leaders more satisfied with the status quo. El Salvador:...Show More Summary
Russia's Yak-130 jet trainer can fly as the American F-18, the Russian Su-30 and MiG-29, and it can mimic the Eurofighter Typhoon.
by Shiva Bissessar As part of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and Caribbean (UN ECLAC) study, “Opportunities and risks associated with the advent of digital currency in the Caribbean“, longstanding deficiencies in electronic payments within certain Caribbean territories was uncovered. Show More Summary
Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten is investing an additional $92 million in Cabify, one of the biggest ride-hailing companies in Latin America, Cabify’s chief executive said.
Latin America's Popular Movement Patria Grande warned about the implementation of the US' new plan of invading Latin America.
U.S.: The 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama was awarded to Lin-Manuel Miranda in recognition of the popular, critically-acclaimed Broadway musical “Hamilton.” Latin America: A new report detailed how the Hacking Team cyber security firmShow More Summary
Samsung commenced Marshmallow rollout for the Galaxy S5 in South Korea (SM-G900L) late last month, and the update is now hitting the global variant of the phone (SM-G900F). The SM-G900F variant is sold in Europe, Latin America, and parts...Show More Summary