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Brazilian port progress

Green light for private port comes amid stagnation in sector.

11 December 2014

América Móvil benefits from reform uncertainties

The telecommunications conglomerate of Carlos Slim has outperformed the Mexican index over the past four weeks.

10 December 2014

Oil decline loads pressure on Maduro

increases the risk of default and upheaval in Venezuela.

08 December 2014

Brazil's tighter policy

50bp rise in benchmark interest rate underlines shift to market friendly policies.

04 December 2014

A dimmer outlook for Petrobras

New corruption allegations intensify the pressure on a company stretched by a falling Real and lower oil prices.

21 November 2014

The risk of fiscal laxity in Brazil

Joblessness increases the danger of higher deficits, but a silver lining remains for sectors that depend on government spending.

18 November 2014

Mexico reruns the bullet train tender

Confusion over $3.6bn contract becomes a setback for the infrastructure programme.

10 November 2014

Colombia's road boost

Construction work could partly offset the impact of lower oil prices.

07 November 2014

Mexico turns to China for its bullet train

The México-Querétaro line will be the region's first, with work due to start in January next year 

05 November 2014

A second term for Dilma

Brazil’s re-elected president has promised to build bridges with business, but share prices have fallen sharply in the wake of her narrow election win.

27 October 2014

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