April 11, 2021

US considering cash transfer program to Central America to stem migration wave

Posted: Sunday, April 11, 2021. 11:02 am CST. Photo Credit: Reuters By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The United States is considering the idea of an economic alleviation program […]
April 9, 2021

US Special Envoy Ricardo Zúñiga says democracy and rule of law are important to better economic situation in Guatemala, El Salvador

Posted: Friday, April 9, 2021. 7:29 am CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: US Special Envoy Ricardo Zúñiga said democracy and the rule of law are fundamental for […]
April 4, 2021

Panama is reviewing Chinese vaccine Sinovac for emergency use

Posted: Sunday, April 4, 2021. 10:49 am CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Panamanian daily La Prensa reported that after the Panamanian government authorized the use of the […]
March 28, 2021

Mexico admits that the COVID-19 death toll is actually 60 percent higher than originally reported

Posted: Sunday, March 28, 2021. 9:20 am CST. By Benjamin Flowers: Mexico officially has the second-highest COVID-19 death toll in the world, following an admission by […]
March 25, 2021

Mexico’s COVID-19 death toll surpasses 200,000

Posted: Thursday, March 25, 2021. 5:59 pm CST. By Zoila Palma: Today, Mexico’s COVID-19 death toll hit 200,000 becoming the 3rd country in the world to […]
March 24, 2021

Guatemala’s Pacaya volcano after 48 days erupting, still very active

Posted: Wednesday, March 24, 2021. 11:53 am CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Guatemala volcano which left the three Belizean cyclists, namely Henri Li, Jafari Castro and […]
March 15, 2021

Mexico’s lower house approves legalization of marijuana

Posted: Monday, March 15, 2021. 8:00 am CST. By Aaron Humes: The Mexican Chamber of Deputies, by 316 to 129, has passed legislation to legalize recreational, medical, […]
March 14, 2021

Regional economic commission details ramping up of financial needs and indebtedness in Latin America

Posted: Sunday, March 14, 2021. 7:49 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Alicia Bárcena, executive secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), has […]