This is not the first time that Maria Maria Acha-Kutscher has created a series that catches the eyes and hearts of feminists around the world. In “Made in Latin America,” Acha-Kutscher features women who have created their own space within traditionally male-dominated industries, including folks like Venezuelan race car driver Milka Duno and Mare Advertencia Lirika, a […]
Latin America: Pope Francis expressed enthusiasm for his planned visit to three South American countries next month, while the Vatican released details of the Argentine-born pontiff’s trips to the U.S. and Cuba in September. U.S.: The U.S. Show More Summary
Latin America: A recent study found a shift in migration flow between 2007 and 2012 with more Europeans leaving their countries for Latin America rather than vice versa. Guatemala: Several hundred protesters gathered once again in Guatemala City and called for the resignation of scandal-plagued President Otto Perez Molina. Show More Summary
China has made a concerted effort to expand energy links in Latin America, especially in form of oil-backed loans.
Responses to the encyclical by leaders in Latin America, where many of the worst effects of climate change are already felt every day, demonstrate strong support for the Pope's ideas.
Book Club Carlson award nights by July 31 for stays through December 31, 2015 at 25% off the standard reward rate when using Promotional Code LATAM25. This means a category 5 hotel at 44,000 points is only 33,000 points per reward night. Show More Summary
J Balvin was set to make is debut on mainstream national television. Balvin had finally arrived. He was scheduled to perform on the Miss USA pageant, July 12. However, after he found out that Donald Trump was a partial owner of MissShow More Summary
Club Carlson just recently removed the biggest credit card perk they had going – the last night free on award stays. It was, without a doubt, the best way to stretch your hotel reward points since you could stay for two nights on an award stay and only pay for one night, essentially creating your own buy-one-get-one-free scenario. Show More Summary
Hyatt announced that the Carmelo Resort and Spa in Uruguay has joined the brand. The property was formerly a Four Seasons and is regarded as one of the of Latin America's top luxury hotels and one of Travel + Leisure's "World's Best Top 100 Resorts and Hotels." The property looks amazing. Show More Summary
The interoceanic rail line crossing Brazil and Peru would facilitate cheap exports from Latin America to China. It’s been a while since China built a transcontinental railway in the Americas. Last time, Chinese laborers were deployed...Show More Summary
On June 17, HRC staff attended a panel discussion on LGBT issues in Latin America co-sponsored by Human Rights First, the Washington Office on Latin America and the International Institute on Race, Equality and Human Rights.
Panama: The expansion of the Panama Canal is about 90% complete after engineers this week began filled water on the Pacific locks of the project. Latin America: The number of billionaires in Latin America increased by 38% last year, which was more than any other region in the world. Show More Summary
If you've been primed on Peruvian food, the conversation likely started with the country's mindboggling variety of potatoes. But culinarily speaking, Peru is the Hope Diamond of Latin America, home to dishes and flavors you won't find anywhere else. Here are 10 essential meals to dig into on your visit.
Designed for Latin America, the Duster Oroch is Renault's first regular-production pickup.
In international route news, Delta is throwing in the towel on its transpacific route from Seattle to Tokyo Haneda; Orlando adds more service to Latin America; American plans a new South American route from DFW; ANA adds a new U.S. gateway; and San Francisco gets more Hong Kong flights. Show More Summary
Minister of Finance and Public Credit of the Republic of Nicaragua Ivan Acosta Montalvan told Sputnik that the roundtable on Russian - Latin American cooperation held Friday at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum was beneficial for both sides.
Brazil: Police arrested twelve individuals including the head Latin America's largest engineering and construction company as part of a corruption probe at state-run oil firm Petrobras. Bolivia: The Bolivian government announced plans for oil exploration at eight national parks and the finding of the first domestic oilfield since 1992. Show More Summary
It is not a secret that Americans love Latin America — especially if they can enjoy an entire continent while avoiding the annoyances and perils of actually going there. Enter Xochimilco-Cancún, a smaller-scale recreation of the original Xochimilco, the famed floating garden in Mexico City, that caters to Cancún … Continue reading ?
Argentine Minister of Economy and Production Axel Kicillof believes in extensive progress in relations between Latin American countries and Russia, highlihting food exports and hydrocarbon development as main areas of bilateral interest.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian police on Friday arrested Marcelo Odebrecht, the head of Latin America's largest engineering and construction company Odebrecht SA, local media said, pulling the most high-profile executive into the corruption investigation at state-run oil firm Petrobras.