South America

South America

Nicolas Maduro Tries to Revive Failed State-Issued cryptocurrency Petro – Again

Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela‘s President, won’t wind up his efforts to get his struggling state-issued cryptocurrency ‘El Petro’ off the ground. Delivering his annual speech to...

Latin American Banks Intensify Closure of Crypto Exchange Accounts

Crypto exchanges in Latin America are increasingly becoming embroiled in bitter struggles with domestic banks, with many banks moving to block trade with trading...

Electric Power Roundup: Voltalia’s Brazil Plans, Ecuador Green Bonds

In Argentina, Vientos Neuquinos I wind farm will be up and running in March 2020. The Vientos Neuquinos I wind farm in Bajada Colorada,...

BBVA’s Sustainable Solutions for a Green Future

Green is more than a color. In our collective imagination, it symbolizes nature and is associated with caring for the environment. We need a...

Green Climate Fund Approves REDD+ Emission Reductions in Paraguay for a...

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has approved the submission by Paraguay of 26 million tons of CO2 of forest emission reductions for a total...

Islamic Finance Offers Potential for Development of the Private Sector

Trustbank Amanah and the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), the private sector arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group...