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Latin America

Region of the americas where romance languages are primarily spoken

Because of its vast population distributed in more or less similar countries regarding language, culture and religion, Latin America is an especially compelling region for the emergence of super apps.
MIAMI, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This Saturday, Erika Ender, Panamanian composer, president of the Fundación Puertas Abiertas ('Open Doors Foundation')...
Land restoration in Latin America and the Caribbean is picking up pace and scaling up projects will help the region meet its pledges under the Bonn Challenge, which aims to restore 350 million hectares of degraded and deforested land worldwide by 2030. A new study led by the International Center...
Land restoration in Latin America and the Caribbean is picking up pace and scaling up projects will help the region meet its pledges under the Bonn Challenge, which aims to restore 350 million hectares of degraded and deforested land worldwide by 2030. A new study led by the International Center...
BRF began the process of digitalizing the pork line at the largest industrial plant in Latin America, in Lucas do Rio Verde. From now on, data collection to record information such as product diameter, weight and temperature on the production line, which was previously done by line operators...
TORONTO, Aug. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - VERDEMED HOLDINGS INC. ("Verdemed" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. David Beatty as a...
The death of one of the fiercest advocates for changing the name of the Mid Western Highway to Wiradjuri Way prompts renewed calls for change.
SAO PAULO, Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced an expansion of its global cloud footprint, with plans to launch a new IBM Cloud...
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LA GUAJIRA, Colombia (AP) -- It might not be obvious at the supermarket, but the banana industry is fighting to protect the most popular variety of the fruit from a destructive fungus.
Latin America has a unique opportunity to provide climate solutions to tackle the four great system transformations needed to keep the temperature rise below 1.5°C: land and ecosystem conservation, industry, energy and cities and infrastructure. This will be highlighted at the second UNFCCC...
For the eighth year in a row, the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola Solutions, reaffirmed its commitment to Latin American children and communities through its "Connected by Safety" program. In collaboration with the Organization of Ibero-American...
Surging venture capital investment in Latin American startups has financed international expansion across the region and beyond, as business models that do not require large amounts of capital have helped many firms avoid silos common in the region.
There's a gap forming in Latin America between the growing digital food delivery market and the number of businesses in the region that are actually online. Food delivery startups continue to replicate and expand throughout the region, and VCs are channeling mega rounds into them with the hope of...
The largest private foundation in Spain and one of the most important worldwide,"la Caixa" promotes this pioneering programme for child immunisation in areas of difficult accessibility in Africa and Latin America in a partnership with Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, supported by the Bill & Melinda...
Nissan, the pioneer in electric mobility, today began selling the zero-emission Nissan LEAF in Latin America's four biggest markets: Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Colombia. The award-winning LEAF brings Latin American customers the excitement and benefits of the best- selling electric car of all...
MetLife announced its second class of nine companies selected to participate in the MetLife Digital Accelerator powered by Techstars ®. Based in the newly built met.X incubator on MetLife's Global Technology Campus in Cary, North Carolina, the accelerator connects startups with MetLife leaders...
European planemaker Airbus SE plans to sell more than 1,000 new passenger planes in the next 15 years in Latin America and the Caribbean, meeting about half the demand expected in the region, an executive of the company told Reuters.
The 100% electric Nissan LEAF is playing a key role in Latin America's first bidirectional vehicle charging system, launched in Chile in cooperation between ENEL X, the Energy Sustainability Agency and Nissan. Installed at the Energy Sustainability Agency's offices in Santiago, the...
As investors continue to move more aggressively into Latin America's startup scene, there's one industry that seems to be drawing more attention than any others -- financial services. As wealth across the region continues to rise, access to adequate financial services -- specifically debt -- has...