Mexico pledges ongoing friendship with the US after Trump victory
In the wake of Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election, Mexico's leaders on Wednesday reaffirmed their country's partnership with its neighbour...
Wednesday 09 November 2016 16:22
Latin America's Mercosur trade bloc to push for EU free trade deal
Members of Latin America's Mercosur bloc have agreed to strengthen trade with the European Union and to push for a free trade agreement. Meeting ahead of...
Tuesday 20 September 2016 06:33
EU, Mercosur exchange offers in bid to revive free trade talks
The European Union and Latin America's Mercosur bloc exchanged trade offers on Wednesday, in a bid to breathe new life into long-running free trade...
Wednesday 11 May 2016 19:11
Zika came to Brazil earlier than assumed, genetic analysis shows
Zika already arrived in Latin America in 2013, according to a genetic study that disproves the theory that the virus was imported to Brazil during the 2014...
Thursday 24 March 2016 20:00
WHO chief Chan to visit Zika-hit Brazil next week
World Health Organization (WHO) Chief Margaret Chan will visit Brazil next week to meet government and health officials amid the Zika outbreak, a spokeswoman...
Tuesday 16 February 2016 18:41
UN urges Latin America to ease abortions laws amid Zika outbreak
Latin American countries should give women the choice to have safe abortions amid the current Zika outbreak, the UN human rights chief urged Friday, while...
Friday 05 February 2016 16:11