ARGENTINA -Olive oil producers take wait-and-see approach with new government | BRAZIL -Brazilian economy appears poised to have a breakout year in 2020 | PERU -Central bank keeps borrowing costs low with growth seeming to slow | MEXICO -NBA’s development league to put a team in Mexico City next season.
REGION – Greek taxi company Beat adds service to 10 Latin American cities | BRAZIL – Brazil ratifies deal with U.S., hopes to attract space launch business | MEXICO – Marriott International Launches All-Inclusive Platform in Riviera Nayarit and Punta Cana | United Airlines is interested in slots that JetBlue is abandoning.
REGION – Uber buys company that delivers groceries in Latin America | PANAMA – Panama delegation visits India to meet with investors | BRAZIL – Brazil trying to lure airlines to provide domestic service | MEXICO – Walmex profits rise 6.5% in second-quarter earnings – President plans infrastructure projects to boost the economy
REGION -Canada’s Bombardier expects growth in Latin America | COLOMBIA – Colombian company exporting medical cannabis to U.K., Canada | BRAZIL – Spanish canning company expanding its footprint in Brazil | MEXICO – Natural gas pipeline from Texas begins operation in Mexico
REGION – Company raises seed money to digitize small businesses in region | PANAMA – Third bridge over the canal opens allowing motorists easier access | BRAZIL – 5G spectrum auction in March expected to be among largest ever | MEXICO – Business plan for Pemex unveiled; tax cut, government backing key.