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Remittances Plummeting!
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Remittances Plummeting!

Millions of people in the world survive thanks to the help that they receive from family working abroad. But their home finances have fallen since the start of the economic crisis. Lourdes Pérez Navarro According to the World Bank this form of help has fallen by more than 30 million dollars in the last […]

The price of wealth
Economy Globe Latin America

The price of wealth

Carlos Slim Helu, branded the wealthiest man in the world. Surpassing the likes of Bill Bates and Mark Zuckerburg, according to forbes Carlos Slim’s Networth is in the region of $53.5 B . Lemuel Phillip-Moore His country of citizenship is Mexico where he both lives and studied engineering at Universidad […]

Panama, doubts and debts
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Panama, doubts and debts

The rise in national debt by more than $15,000 million during the term of the current government, increased inflation and the high cost of living are all sullying the Panamanian economic boom. Luis Manuel Arce Isaac The minister of Economics and Finance, Alberto Vallarino, opened a Pandora’s box by confirming […]

Spanish language dominates U.S airwaves
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Spanish language dominates U.S airwaves

The Univision Spanish language television network, the biggest in the U.S, was the only one to expand last year, according to recently released figures. Laura Cronk The network provides news, entertainment and imported soap operas for North America’s growing Hispanic population. Its expansion continues amid fears of a linguistic ‘ghettoisation’ […]