PERU – Anglo American goes all in on giant copper mining project. | BRAZIL – SBM Offshore settles in Brazil corruption case, can start ventures. | ARGENTINA – Argentina making progress in cutting debt, IMF official says. | MEXICO – San Miguel de Allende top choice in vote of Travel + Leisure readers…
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.
ARGENTINA Argentina wants to sell lithium to Indian companies, government. | BRAZIL Unions, copper mine reach deal on contract, avert a strike. – Amazon weighs acquisition to increase presence in Brazil. | MEXICO Mexican auctions off 35 blocks for off-shore oil and gas exploration. – Coca-Cola bottler shuts down operations in Southwest city.
CHILE Telsa in talks with Chilean company for lithium hydroxide. | COLOMBIA Chiquita settles with families of American terrorist victims. | BRAZIL Brazil regulators OK sale of Monsanto to Bayer AG. | MEXICO Illegal taps into Mexican pipelines increase in 2017. – Airlines want Mexico to roll back passenger arrival fee.