Industries and markets

Mexico extends $100 million reforesting program to Honduras

“Mexico said Monday it will extend a reforestation program to Honduras, and increase funding to $100 million to create jobs in Central America and stem migration from the region.”

Colombia: e-Invoicing Options and Obligations

With Resolution 000030 of April 29, Colombia`s tax authority DIAN regulated the conditions, terms and technical requirements surrounding the implementation of electronic invoicing. One of the most important questions e-Invoicing issuers have to answer for

Argentina: How MiPymes will affect Big Business

What is MiPymes? The MiPymes Electronic Credit Invoice Scheme has been created for of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) in order to issue electronic credit invoices instead of the current electronic invoices, when they

Tax changes endangers Peru’s beer industry

“The modification would be applied to the Selective Consumption Tax (ISC) and to the Income Tax (IR) to improve the Peruvian tax system. Now, the method with which the beer is taxed goes from a

Political polarization in Colombia is already making noise in the economy

“Despite having signed a peace agreement, the country remains divided politically and socially.”

Argentina sells two Pampa III jet trainers to Guatemala

“The deal, worth US$ 28 million, was signed on 3 July by the Argentine and Guatemalan defense ministers, Oscar Aguad and General Miguel Ralda respectively, along with Antonio Beltramone, the president of Argentine state aircraft

Brazil justice minister considered leak to harm Maduro: Report

“Moro considered releasing construction firm Odebrecht’s confession to paying bribes in Venezuela, the Intercept reports.”

Ex Rio governor admits paying US$ 2 million to ensure 2016 Olympics

“Sergio Cabral told a judge the money went to Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and was used to buy as many as nine votes.”

Argentine fishing industry against granting facilities to the Chinese fleet in the South Atlantic

“The different chambers of the Argentine fisheries industry have joined efforts to expose alleged plans to grant the Chinese fishing fleet in the South Atlantic, “strategic corridors” in Patagonia ports for support and maintenance of

Falkland Islands and Brazil: Agreement reached for historic commercial flight

“An agreement has been finalised with LATAM Airlines Brazil to introduce a second international commercial air link to the Falkland Islands with a weekly service from São Paulo/Guarulhos (with a monthly stop in Cordoba, Argentina),