Argentina now faces the risk of a default with China over dams

Argentina now faces the risk of a default with China over dams

Hace 40 minutosPor Luciana Glezer (Buenos Aires)
The breach of the contract for the construction of the Santa Cruz dams triggered the claims of Chinese banks for a loan of U$ 4.7 billion.
Vaca Muerta reaches competitive levels in Texas

Vaca Muerta reaches competitive levels in Texas

Hace 48 minutosPor Luciana Glezer (Buenos Aires)
Even with barrel prices below international values, the profitability of the sector remains high. More on the Vista case.
Ricardo Zuñiga will lead Western Hemisphere Affairs at State

Ricardo Zuñiga will lead Western Hemisphere Affairs at State

Hace 5 horasPor Lila Abed (Washington DC)
Ricardo Zuñiga will become the new Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary (PDAS) of the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs (WHA), State Department sources have told LPO.
Democratic Lawmakers Push to Extend Eviction Moratorium

Democratic Lawmakers Push to Extend Eviction Moratorium

04/08/2021Por Lila Abed (Washington DC)
"The landlord doesn't care if you are a Democrat or a Republican. Neither does the food pantry nor does the homeless shelter," says Rep. Cori Bush.
"One in Five Latinos Are Behind on their Rental Payments", says UnidosUS expert.

"One in Five Latinos Are Behind on their Rental Payments", says UnidosUS expert.

04/08/2021Por Lila Abed (Washington DC)
The end of the US eviction moratorium may have a significant impact on Latinos across the country, according to UnidosUS senior vice president Eric Rodriguez.
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"There's opportunity for regime change in Cuba"

"There's opportunity for regime change in Cuba"

02/08/2021Por Lila Abed (Washington DC)
Former Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Arturo Valenzuela, discussed the current situation in Cuba, the importance of the Latino vote in the upcoming midterms elections, and President Joe Biden's foreign policy towards Latin America and the Caribbean.
National infrastructure plan will benefit Latinos, woo Democratic voters, says Adriano Espaillat

National infrastructure plan will benefit Latinos, woo Democratic voters, says Adriano Espaillat

30/07/2021Por B. Debusmann y Pablo Manriquez (Washington DC)
New York representative Adriano Espaillat believes that moves to create jobs and create opportunities in Latino communities will benefit the Democrats
AOC Slams White House Over Eviction Moratorium

AOC Slams White House Over Eviction Moratorium

30/07/2021Por Pablo Manriquez (Washington DC)
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) calls the Biden administration's effort "shameful"
Mexico kills Merida Security Initiative and raises tensions with Biden

Mexico kills Merida Security Initiative and raises tensions with Biden

30/07/2021LPO (Mexico City)
Foreign Minister Ebrard ended the "Merida" initiative, a $3 billion bilateral security agreement financed by Washington.

"AMLO'S Strategy of Poking the Bear is Not the Best Way to Work with Biden"

"AMLO'S Strategy of Poking the Bear is Not the Best Way to Work with Biden"

30/07/2021Por Lila Abed (Washington DC)
"Statements that tend to be symbolic in nature can wind up having a real impact that nobody anticipated. Even if the Biden administration gets it, that this is just talk, it makes it harder for Biden to do things with him," says Andrew Rudman.