Exclusive: The 62 Projects in Andrés Manuel López Obrador's Infrastructure Plan

Exclusive: The 62 Projects in Andrés Manuel López Obrador's Infrastructure Plan

15/11/2019Por Andrés Wainstein (Mexico City)
With an estimated total investment of US $14 billion, the plan will start with 15 projects over the next two months. The president hopes to reignite a stagnant economy.
Mexico Suspects U.S. Vulture Funds are Behind Cyber Attack on Mexican Oil Giant Pemex

Mexico Suspects U.S. Vulture Funds are Behind Cyber Attack on Mexican Oil Giant Pemex

14/11/2019LPO (Ciudad de México)
Sources from within the president's inner circle claim that the cyber attack was aimed at accelerating the decline of the oil giant's credit rating.
Markets fall in the Face of Alberto Fernandez's New Fight with Trump

Markets fall in the Face of Alberto Fernandez's New Fight with Trump

14/11/2019LPO
Meanwhile, Argentina's country risk yesterday exploded over 3%, the President-elect accused Trump of going back to the days of endorsing dictatorships.
Steve Bannon's Signature After the Far-Right Surge in Spain

Steve Bannon's Signature After the Far-Right Surge in Spain

13/11/2019LPO
Trump's electoral architect held several meetings with the leaders of the far-right party Vox. Cambridge Analytica's strategies are visible in Santiago Abascal's campaign.
Pedro Sánchez and Pablo Iglesias Announce a Coalition Government for Spain

Pedro Sánchez and Pablo Iglesias Announce a Coalition Government for Spain

13/11/2019LPO
The leaders of PSOE and Podemos reached an agreement for the formation of a left-wing government in Spain.
Opinion

Bolivia and 'B Side' Militarism in Latin America

Por Milton Merlo
The Tom Cotton military theory and its implications for Mexico. A recommendation in the National Palace and revelations in the Senate after the Sinaloa crisis.

The Fifth Wave of Peronism

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Alberto Fernández must navigate a new stage of Peronism in power, with leadership and programmatic definitions to settle.

Biden's Ukrainian Connection Raises the Stakes in US Presidential Race

Por Milton Merlo
The story of Hunter Biden in Mexico. Giuliani's disclosures on the 2018 transition. The AMLO administration calculations.

De facto Parliamentarism

Por Ignacio Fidanza
The notion of a newly-formed Alberto-following that marginalizes Cristina from the heart of power ignores the structural makeup of the new political scene in Argentina.

A Silenced Cabinet

Por Andrés Wainstein
The resignation of the Secretary of Finance evidenced the failures in an administration that does not understand how AMLO makes decisions.
This week
Evo Morales Arrives in Mexico

Evo Morales Arrives in Mexico

13/11/2019LPO (Ciudad de México)
After resigning on Sunday, the Bolivian former president accepted Mexico's Lopez Obrador asylum offer. He arrived on Tuesday.
With the arrival of Fernandez, Mexican Mogul Carlos Slim Projects Growth in Argentina

With the arrival of Fernandez, Mexican Mogul Carlos Slim Projects Growth in Argentina

08/11/2019LPO (Ciudad de México)
After meeting with Argentina's president elect, Slim expects the new administration to open the spectrum and offer 5G auctions.


From Cuba, Nicolás Maduro Celebrates Axel Kicillof's Win

From Cuba, Nicolás Maduro Celebrates Axel Kicillof's Win

04/11/2019LPO (La Plata)
The president of Venezuela appeared next to Raúl Castro and Miguel Díaz-Canel. Maduro celebrated the triumph of the Frente de Todos in Argentina. "Good and better airs arrived," he said.
Argentina's President-Elect Chooses Mexico for His First Foreign Trip

Argentina's President-Elect Chooses Mexico for His First Foreign Trip

29/10/2019Por Milton Merlo (Ciudad de México)
Alberto Fernández will be visiting Mexican President López Obrador as soon as next week. He tried to get a photo op with the Mexican leader in August but AMLO wanted to wait after the election.
Alberto Fernández Defeats Mauricio Macri in the Argentine Election

Alberto Fernández Defeats Mauricio Macri in the Argentine Election

28/10/2019LPO (Buenos Aires)
After four years out of power, Peronists will return to the Casa Rosada. The Alberto Fernandez-Cristina Kirchner ticket defeated the president of Argentina.