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malnutrition
By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Only acting together can we stop the rise in malnutrition

SANTIAGO -  The number of undernourished people increased for the third consecutive year in Latin America and the Caribbean. It has exceeded 39 million people. In addition, almost one in four adults is obese, while More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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RENAC and IFC partner to green the banking sector in Latin America and the Caribbean

PUNTA CANA - The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group and the Renewables Academy AG (RENAC), an international training provider for green energy technologies, today signed a More...

Alejandro-Werner
By Edition On Thursday, October 25th, 2018
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IMF says recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean has lost momentum

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund’s Regional Economic Outlook for the Western Hemisphere has marked down its growth forecasts for Latin America and the Caribbean to 1.2 per cent in 2018 and 2.2 per More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 14th, 2018
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LACNIC, Google to headline ‘Internet Week Trinidad and Tobago’ in October

The Latin American and Caribbean Internet Registry (LACNIC) and Google will hold a series of workshops next month as part of Internet Week Trinidad and Tobago, an event intended to advance the Internet development More...

eclac-economies
By Edition On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean to expand 1.5 per cent despite external uncertainties, says ECLAC

MEXICO CITY - In an international context marked by uncertainty and volatility, the economies of Latin America and the Caribbean will grow 1.5 per cent on average in 2018, thanks to a rebound in domestic demand, More...

Cruise
By Edition On Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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Bermuda, Bahamas, Curaçao, Guatemala and Havana top regional cruise ports

NEW JERSEY - Cruise Critic, an online cruise line industry review brand, boasting of having the largest cruise community in the world, has published its “Cruisers’ Choice Destination Awards” list for 2018. King’s More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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Improving cities in Latin America and the Caribbean is essential according to the World Bank

For the entity, investment in infrastructure, urban planning and human capital are vital for economic development. WASHINGTON - The increase in investment in infrastructure, better metropolitan governance, urban More...

Caribbean economy
By Edition On Friday, May 11th, 2018
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Economic growth in Latin America and Caribbean picking up

WASHINGTON - Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean is picking up, thanks to stronger demand at home, and a favourable global environment helped also by rebounding commodity prices. But to secure more durable More...

militairy base
By Edition On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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MIVD warns against ‘secret activities’ in the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom

THE HAGUE - The Caribbean parts of the Kingdom can be the target of 'secret activities' of foreign powers. According to Rene Zwart of Koninkrijksrelaties.nu, the Military Intelligence and Security Service (MIVD) More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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350 human trafficking victims rescued across 13 Caribbean, Latin American countries

INTERPOL - According to the British news site BBC, nearly 350 men, women, and children have been rescued by police in 13 Caribbean and South American countries. The human trafficking victims were freed by an Interpol-orchestrated More...