Exports in Latin America and the Caribbean stagnate for the third consecutive year and these would just grow a 0.8% in 2014, according to ECLAC.

Exports from Latin America and the Caribbean stagnate for the third consecutive year and will grow 0.8% in 2014, due to a steady growth of exports from the region and a slight drop in imports to 0.6%, according to a report by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the...
Posted On 09 Oct 2014

Ecuador economy grows 4.9%, according to Rafael Correa

The President of Ecuador Rafael Correa, said on August 2 that the country’s economy grew a 4.9% in the first quarter of 2014 despite the global economy’s slowing growth.  In his weekly address, Correa said that despite the international environment that seems more...

CELAC exhorts to combat poverty and inequality

The Summit of Heads of State and Government of CELAC (Community of Latin American and Caribbean States), energized by the full presence of all the leaders, started with a call to combat hunger, poverty and inequality. Castro also warned of the threats to peace in the region and...

OECD reveals Revenue Statistics in Latin America 2014

Within the agenda of the XXVI Regional Seminar on Fiscal Policy, organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the Report of Revenue Statistics in Latin America 2014 will be formally introduced this Monday by the Organization for Economic...

Eclac Warns About Economic Decrease in Latin America

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (Eclac) informed that the economies of the region showed a decrease from 5,9% to 3,7% due to the growing international difficulties and especially in the euro zone. The general secretary of Cepal, Alicia Barcena, made...