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Employment Law in Chile: a Quick Guide

If you are interested in entering the Chilean market, or are already doing business there, you need to understand and comply with employment law in Chile. Employment law in Chile, which is overseen by the Ministry of Labor and Social Security, shares many similarities with other countries in the region, but also contains particularities that …

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Trademark Registration in Peru: a How-To Guide

If you are planning to launch a product or brand on the Peruvian market, you are going to ...

Lawyer in Brazil: Find a Good Corporate Attorney

If you are interested in starting a business in Brazil, or already operating in Latin America’s largest economy, ...
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Andean Community Trademark Database Good for Biz

The Andean Community of Nations (CAN) -- made up of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru -- has announced ...

Paraguay is one of the best countries to invest in Latin America

Paraguay ‘One of Best Countries to Invest in Latin America’

Paraguay is one of the best countries to invest in Latin America in terms of the ease of launching a business and the growing opportunities available in the country, according to Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) President Mauricio Claver-Carone. “If I were a foreign company, one of my first destinations would be Paraguay, due to the …

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A Lawyer in Chile to Oversee Your Market Entry

If you are operating in the Chilean market or considering launching there, you are going to need to find a good corporate lawyer in Chile.  Because while the South American country is known for its pro-business regime and starting a business in Chile is a relatively straightforward process, your attorney will be able to guide …

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Financial Regulatory Compliance in Guatemala: a Guide

If you are interested in entering the Guatemalan market, you will need to get to grips with financial regulatory compliance in Guatemala. Because  failure to comply with financial regulations can result in legal issues or financial penalties that could diminish your company’s standing in the eyes of local authorities and adversely affect your business.  Financial …

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Caribbean Triangle Promotes CR-Panama-DR Business

A new initiative known as the ‘Caribbean Triangle’ seeks to promote business and cooperation between Costa Rica, Panama, and the Dominican Republic — three of the most developed and investment-friendly economies in Central America and the Caribbean.   Holding its first meeting on September 8, representatives of the three nations came together in Costa Rica’s capital …

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Employment Law in Colombia: a Guide

For anyone doing business in Colombia, or planning to launch there, effectively navigating Colombian employment law is essential to maintaining your good standing with local authorities and guaranteeing the success of your business. Employment law in Colombia is overseen by the Works Ministry, and while many aspects will be similar to those found in other …

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Bitcoin in El Salvador: Govt Loses $3M on First Day

The government of El Salvador has lost an estimated $3.1 million on its initial investment in Bitcoin within one day of the cryptocurrency becoming legal tender in the Central American country. The adoption of Bitcoin in El Salvador became law on September 7, after months of headlines and speculation since legislation to make it legal …

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Legal Counsel in Ecuador to Support Your Business

If you are interested in expanding into the Ecuadorian market, you are going to need good legal counsel. Because your corporate legal counsel in Ecuador will be able to oversee your company formation in the shortest time possible, while guaranteeing that you remain in full compliance with local regulations. Your legal counsel will also be …

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Legal Services in Peru: Find a Corporate Attorney

Finding a provider of corporate legal services in Peru is essential if you are looking to enter the Peruvian market. Because if you are planning company formation in Peru, an attorney with a strong track record in providing services to businesses will be able to oversee the process in the shortest time possible and in …

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Latin America Business: 2021 Growth Predictions Jump

In a highly positive sign for Latin America business and investment, the UN’s Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has significantly raised its predictions for growth in the region during 2021, offering a strong indication of economic reactivation in the wake of the global pandemic. According to a newly released report from …

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Survey: 40% of Companies Report Pandemic Growth

In July and August, Biz Latin Hub polled business leaders operating in Latin America to find out what ‘business as usual’ would look like after the pandemic. Among those who responded, over 40% said that they had actually grown during the crisis. Respondents included founders, CEOs, partners, managing directors, and senior managers, among others, representing …

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