Drastic decline of exports in Latin America and the Caribbean

The exports of Latin America and the Caribbean will drop again for the third consecutive year in 2015, with Venezuela and Colombia as the most affected countries due to the drop in the price of oil, and Guatemala and El Salvador as exceptions of the widespread loss. The fall of...

Seven road connectivity projects will be promoted by the Unasur

The Secretary General of the body, the Colombian Ernesto Samper, reported on Monday that the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) promotes the development of seven road and river connectivityprojects between its 12 member countries. “All these projects touch the 12...

Unasur raises previous agreements for the next summit

The deputy foreign ministers of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur for its Spanish acronym) held a meeting on Friday and Saturday in the Bolivian city of Santa Cruz, which resulted in an agreement “on the strategic vision” of the block with regards to energy...

Discomfort in the EU by negotiations of Russia with South American countries

Discomfort has been generated in the European Union (EU) by the speed with which several South American governments have offered themselves as trade partners of Russia, following the closure of the country to food imports from Europe and the United States. The European Commission...

The Rolling Stones would return to South America

The British rock band The Rolling Stones could make again a tour in South America for 2015, according to the news site emol.com. According to the website, the group would have established dates in Argentina (for February), which leaves the door open to extend their tour in other...