Economic storm to hit Latin America as early as Q4

Sep 27, 2022 16:44 3 min read (Updated: Sep 27, 2022 16:45) While most of the major Latin American economies performed better than expected in 2022, S&P Global Ratings predicts a shift towards low-trend growth by year-end and into 2023, “as more challenging external dynamics weaken exports and waning confidence takes a toll on domestic … Read more

Petro faces first street protests since taking office

Sep 27, 2022 10:24 2 min read Elected in June and sworn in a month later, Colombia’s President Gustavo Petro is still in his honeymoon period, with two-thirds of the population backing him. However, the first signs of adversity have emerged, with his administration facing sizable protests yesterday against Mr. Petro’s first reform package. A … Read more