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Latin America and Caribbean need additional 2.5m ICT professionals in 5 years, says expert

Jamaica Observer 05 Dec 2022
“We are seeing a fast digitalizing economy, which means that the digital sector is not only representing but contributing and transforming a larger and larger proportion of the overall economic output, and the digital talent is the bedrock of the digital economy,” said Michael Xue, vice president at Huawei Latin America and the Caribbean.
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At G20, SDG, food security top emerging market agenda

The Times of India 04 Dec 2022
Mexico is said to have highlighted the challenges of high inflation and facing economies around the globe with its Sherpa highlighting the food and fuel challenges faced countries in Latin American and Africa, a source familiar with the discussions told TOI.
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The Volatility of US Hegemony in Latin America (Part III)

Dissident Voice 03 Dec 2022
US and other western central banks – what Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega calls the “gang of assassins who control the global economy” – maintained low interest rates for much of the last decade which encouraged countries in Latin America and the Caribbean to take out large loans.
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IMF, Argentina reach funding agreement that could unlock $6 bln

Reuters 03 Dec 2022
It said that the actions were supporting macroeconomic stability ... Latin America's third largest economy signed an agreement with IMF in March to refinance a debt for $44 billion, a deal that set targets around the country's central bank reserves and the financing of the fiscal deficit.Reporting by Eliana Raszewski. Our Standards ... Gallery.
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IMF, Argentina reach funding agreement that could unlock $6 billion

FX Empire 03 Dec 2022
The fund said the country was presenting a prudent macroeconomic management and efforts to mobilize external financing ... Latin America’s third largest economy signed an agreement with IMF in March to refinance a debt for $44 billion, a deal that set targets around the country’s central bank reserves and the financing of the fiscal deficit ... Sign Up.
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Brazil industrial output rises in October but near-term outlook remains cloudy

Reuters 02 Dec 2022
Industrial output data in Latin America's largest economy have been volatile this year - after an uptick early in 2022, when it posted four straight monthly gains, the sector has recently faced a slowdown.
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Mounting debt and capital flow management risks amid a strong US dollar

Asia Pathways 02 Dec 2022
Over the period from January until the end of November 2022, the currencies of emerging market economies (EMEs) relative to the dollar have depreciated by around 10% on average, with Hungary and Türkiye experiencing currency falls of 25% or more (see Figure 1) ... Advanced economies ...
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Mexico to hike minimum wage by 20% in 2023, raising inflation worries

Reuters 02 Dec 2022
For workers along the U.S.-Mexico border, wages will rise to 312 pesos a day from 260 pesos a day ... "We don't see any risk of inflation shooting up," he said ... Annual headline inflation in Latin America's second-largest economy hit 8.14% in the first half of November, down from 8.53% a month earlier ... Our Standards ... Gallery ... Gallery.
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Brazil to let private sector mine for uranium

Mining Dot Com 01 Dec 2022
The state-run firm will now be allowed to partner with private companies for uranium exploration and mining ... Latin America’s largest economy reopened in late 2020 its only uranium mine, Caetité, located in the state of Bahia ... Share .
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Brazil’s economy grows less than expected in third quarter, but still reaches record level

FX Empire 01 Dec 2022
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s economy decelerated in the third ... This was the fifth consecutive quarter of expansion, again bolstered by the services sector, putting the largest economy in Latin America 4.5% above the level posted before the pandemic, in the fourth quarter of 2019.
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Brazil GDP growth slows more than expected as high interest rates bite

Reuters 01 Dec 2022
This was the fifth consecutive quarter of expansion, putting activity in Latin America's largest economy 4.5% above its pre-pandemic level in the fourth quarter of 2019 ... "We're sticking to our view that while the economy will grow by 3% this year, it will expand by little more than 1% in 2023," he wrote in a note to clients.
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Exclusive-U.S. Chamber of Commerce warns against draft EU plan to exclude non-EU cloud vendors

FX Empire 01 Dec 2022
By Foo Yun Chee. BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The U.S ... The Chamber, the National Foreign Trade Council, the Japan Association of New Economy, techUK, the Latin American Internet Association, the Computer & Communications Industry Association and others set out their concerns in a joint industry statement seen by Reuters ... Advertisement ... Sign Up ... See All ... ....
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UCLA Anderson Creates Round 2 Application Process for Recently Laid-Off Workers

Victoria Advocate 01 Dec 2022
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Exclusive: U.S. Chamber of Commerce warns against draft EU plan to exclude non-EU cloud vendors

Reuters 01 Dec 2022
BRUSSELS, Dec 1 (Reuters) - The U.S ... The Chamber, the National Foreign Trade Council, the Japan Association of New Economy, techUK, the Latin American Internet Association, the Computer & Communications Industry Association and others set out their concerns in a joint industry statement seen by Reuters ... Our Standards ... Video ... ....

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