South America / Central America

Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

Published 18/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border on Thursday if Mexico did not move to [more…]

Price increases underpin sales growth at Nestle, Unilever

Price increases underpin sales growth at Nestle, Unilever

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Nestle (NESN.S) and Unilever (ULVR.L) (UNc.AS), two of the world’s biggest consumer goods makers, both reported a pick-up in quarterly sales on [more…]

What the dispute over U.S. aid means to Central America

What the dispute over U.S. aid means to Central America

Published 18/10/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - More Honduran migrants tried to join a caravan of several thousand moving through Guatemala on Wednesday, defying calls by authorities not [more…]

MTV reboots ‘The Real World’ series on Facebook in studio push

MTV reboots ‘The Real World’ series on Facebook in studio push

Published 17/10/2018

(Reuters) - Viewers may finally be able to vote the next Puck, the notoriously obnoxious housemate of “MTV’s The Real World,” off the show. The [more…]

Far right, ex-military officer wins Brazil vote, faces leftist in…

Far right, ex-military officer wins Brazil vote, faces leftist in…

Published 08/10/2018

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Far-right Congressman and former Army captain Jair Bolsonaro won nearly half the votes in Brazil’s first-round presidential election on Sunday, as voters’ [more…]

JBS sued by Kentucky woman over ground beef in salmonella recall

JBS sued by Kentucky woman over ground beef in salmonella recall

Published 05/10/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A Kentucky woman is suing the U.S. arm of Brazil’s JBS SA, alleging she was hospitalized after consuming ground beef produced by [more…]

BNP Paribas Asset Management goes short U.S. tech stocks

BNP Paribas Asset Management goes short U.S. tech stocks

Published 05/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - BNP Paribas Asset Management is shifting its exposure across U.S. equities away from banks and positioning for a decline in technology stocks, [more…]

Tennis: Lopez, Edmund move into Beijing second round

Tennis: Lopez, Edmund move into Beijing second round

Published 01/10/2018

(Reuters) - Feliciano Lopez saved three match points before upsetting Croatia’s Borna Coric 7-5 5-7 7-5 on Monday to move into the China Open second [more…]

Trump: Canada, Mexico trade pact ‘great deal’ for all sides

Trump: Canada, Mexico trade pact ‘great deal’ for all sides

Published 01/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump hailed Canada on Monday after the two countries forged a last-minute deal to salvage their trilateral NAFTA accord with [more…]

Mexico president calls trade agreement a ‘win-win-win’ deal

Mexico president calls trade agreement a ‘win-win-win’ deal

Published 01/10/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said on Monday the trade agreement finalized on Sunday between the United States, Mexico and Canada [more…]