BRAZIL – WalMart sells off 80 percent of its Brazilian operation. | LATIN AMERICA – Spirit Airlines expands service from Orlando to Latin America. | COSTA RICA – Costa Rica trying to trade more by sea in wake of Nicaraguan unrest. | MEXICO – Developer suing JP Morgan Chase for $1.2B over transfer of property. – Coke or Pepsi? This town too dangerous for either one.
Brazil – Government says there’s a deal to halt strike by truckers. | Venezuela – Venezuelan ex-pats send home money to keep families afloat. | Perú – Peru is entering into free trade agreement with Indonesia.| México – Japanese, Mexican foreign ministers promise early implementation of TPP.