Buenaventura, Hochschild Mining and Southern Copper continued to perform strongly, while poly-metallic producers Volcan and Milpo focused on zinc operations.
The tender entails the construction of a medium voltage power distribution network, substations, and the structured cabling infrastructure (subsystems) of the future airport that is currently under construction.
On December 17, center-left Senator Alejandro Guillier, the current government's pick, will face the front-running former president, businessman Sebastian Piñera in Chile's second round. Read this report, which also tracks all the important risks in key Latin American economies, for more.
Representatives of Santa Fe's provincial government established a long-term strategic alliance with the World Bank's IFC as part of its efforts to obtain funds to pave roads in the province.
In the first of a two-part interview, tax specialist Tiago Severini speaks to BNamericas about Brazil's special customs program for the oil and gas industry known as Repetro. A bill to extend the program is currently under analysis in the lower house.
The 20 contractual areas could yield total production of 73,000b/d of oil and 350Mf3/d of natural gas, rising to 142,000b/d of crude by 2025.
As demographic and economic growth create new challenges for urban landscapes, BNamericas spoke to the Latin American director of the 100 Resilient Cities network about how authorities can face these new scenarios.
The project entails a 16km corridor between regional capital Concepción and Coronel municipality in the Biobío region (VIII).
The mining industry must reduce its debt burden to withstand potential price swings, Moody's analyst Barbara Mattos tells BNamericas.
The steel industry is urging the government to do more to ensure its competitiveness, and will go to court to demand its rights, according to a senior sector official.
Numerous mining projects change hands in a string of deals in November, with the focus on smaller, early-stage assets.
Victor Kodja, CEO of local energy trading platform BBCE, spoke to BNamericas about the main expectations for the sector.
Odilon Camargo, head of consultancy Camargo Schubert and wind power developer Nabra Winds, shared details about his new "revolutionary" modular towers and talked about the positive expectations for Brazil's upcoming auctions.
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We read a lot how most telcos in Latin America are under pressure to install the fastest and most re...
The companies that operate in the infrastructure industry eye 2018 with a degree of optimism, motiva...
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At a time when full-fledged privatizations face major obstacles, state governments can use concessions and PPPs to finance new projects, sector expert Rafael Vanzella tells BNamericas.
BNamericas takes a look at the strategy that the third largest cement firm in the world is undertaking to consolidate its presence in Latin America.
Concerns regarding low-cost supply from Australia and Brazil and more modest demand from China are making for mixed outlooks for the three biggest producers.
BNamericas spoke with Javier Rodríguez de Colmenares, head of the Infrastructure & Energy Division at IDB Invest, about the development bank's newly rebranded private investor arm and the outlook for investments in Latin America.