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Honduras Challenging ‘Big 5’ of Coffee Producing Countries

Increased Honduras coffee harvests over recent years have led the Central American nation to challenge the established ‘big five’ of coffee producing countries, made up of Brazil, Vietnam, Colombia, Indonesia, and Ethiopia. Brazil stands head and shoulders ahead of all other producers, generating an average of more than 73 million sacks of coffee per year …

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Mexico Fintech Industry Grows 16% During Pandemic

The number of companies operating in the Mexico fintech industry has jumped from 441 to 512 since last year, according to a new study highlighting how the financial technology sector grew significantly among all four members of the Pacific Alliance, which also includes Chile, Colombia, and Peru. According to the newly released Finnovista Fintech Radar …

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New Colombia Law Protects Right to Disconnect from Work

The Senate of Colombia has approved a new law that protects people’s right to disconnect from work by establishing that employees are not obliged to respond to out-of-hours correspondences from their bosses.  Under the new legislation, workers will be able to claim additional compensation for any duties they are expected to perform outside of their …

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The Andean Community of Nations’ Deepening Integration

The Andean Community of Nations (CAN) is a regional association that includes Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru, and in 2021 it has implemented a number of measures to deepen integration between members.  Such moves are not only beneficial to local populations, but also to businesses operating in any of the member countries, with integration easing …

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English in Latin America Improves During Pandemic

Levels of English in Latin America improved during the pandemic, with more than 70% of countries from the region seeing proficiency grow during 2020, according to a new study. The news will be of particular interest to investors and companies looking to enter the region, with higher levels of English in Latin America making it …

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