PBR writes off almost $14 billion in last years’ results - that’s gotta hurt
Brazil’s Petrobras Hit by Lower Oil Prices (WSJ — 22 March 2016)
Lithium supplier SQM caught handing out little pick-me-ups in Chile...
Another Latin American State, Chile, Hit by Brazil-Like Scandal (Bloomberg — 22 March 2016)
…while Odebrecht doesn’t know when to quit handing them out in Brazil.
Odebrecht continuou pagando propinas até novembro, afirma PF (Estadão — 22 March 2016)
Glencore turns to ICSID to solve Colombian mining woes
Glencore picks Freshfields as mining giant sues Colombia over coal deal (Legal Business — 21 March 2016)
US slaps a tariff on Mexican steel
Pone EU cuota al acero mexicano (Reforma — 22 March 2016)
Canada Already Getting Lapped by the U.S. in Cuba
The Cuba moment is finally ripe, and Ottawa isn’t seizing it (The Globe & Mail - March 21, 2016)
U.S. Planning to Send its Finest Ambassadors to Solidify Relationship
Carnival to launch cruise from US to Cuba (Fast FT - March 21, 2016)