Tag: Latin America
After this year’s tournament the Copa America will be held every four years in the same year as the European Championships.
Indeed, even big names, such as Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, offer a lot of bang for the buck, auction houses, gallery owners and collectors says.
2,795 women were victims of femicide in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017.
Every day, about 5,000 Venezuelans leave home in one of the biggest exodus of people in modern South American history.
US Border Patrol has apprehended 139,817 illegal aliens on the southwest border in the last 2 months, compared with 74,946 during the same period a year earlier.
The US president says a group of several thousand migrants walking through Mexico towards the US border has thrown rocks 'viciously and violently' at Mexican police.
A caravan of Central American migrants estimated to number at least 3,500 people left Honduras in mid-October and is now in southern Mexico on its way to the US border.
Trump has characterised the migrants as an 'invasion' and falsely stated they harbour terrorists and are financed in part by Democrats.
The US secretary of state has been slammed by Beijing for comments he made in Latin America about the hidden risks of seeking Chinese investment amid a growing battle for influence in the region.
By helping the Texas Rangers to victory over the Seattle Mariners, Bartolo Colón registered his 246th career victory, breaking Dennis Martínez's record.
A survey by aid agency Oxfam, interviewed 4,731 men and women aged 15 to 25 in Bolivia, Cuba, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic, showed violence against women is seen as normal.
The government stopped publishing economic indicators three years ago as the OPEC nation's socialist economic system started falling apart, making opposition legislators the only source of such figures.
Pence met with Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno as part of a tour of Latin America that has included meetings with Venezuelans who left the socialist country because it is so difficult to obtain food or medicine.
Abraaj Group agreed to sell its Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa, and Turkey Funds management business to Colony Capital Inc.
The Argentine peso jumped after the central bank said it will hike banks' reserve requirements.
Pence has urged the extra measures after meeting with Venezuelan opposition figures in Lima who called for more sanctions and "intervention" in Venezuela.
Ivanka Trump and Vice President Mike Pence are stepping in to fill US President Donald Trump's absence at a summit of Latin American leaders taking place in Peru late this week.
The US Labor Department said non-farm payrolls rose by 313,000 jobs in February, the biggest increase in more than 1-1/2 years.
Tens of thousands took to the streets of Buenos Aires and capital cities across Latin America Thursday to mark International Women's Day and protest against gender-based violence.
The collaboration is part of Amazon's attempt to establish its presence in Latin America.
He is still connected to an oxygen tube 24 hours a day, but he spends less and less time lying in bed.
His followers see him as a divine emissary sent to bring a change in the country, which has been under socialist rule since 1998.
"Vampire bats have an 'extreme' diet, in the sense that it requires many adaptations in the organism."
While countries in the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America also made strides toward ending gender discrimination.
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