Pedro Sánchez Presents a €200 Billion Green New Deal to Turn Spain's Economy Upside Down

Pedro Sánchez Presents a €200 Billion Green New Deal to Turn Spain's Economy Upside Down

10/10/2019LPO (Madrid)
The Spanish president presented to Wall Street investors his 2021-2030 plan to shift the country to green energy with less dependency on imports.
Rep. Richard Neal Calls for Labor Reform Guarantees in Mexico Before USMCA Ratification in the House

Rep. Richard Neal Calls for Labor Reform Guarantees in Mexico Before USMCA Ratification in the House

09/10/2019LPO
U.S. congressmen met with President López Obrador and reviewed the progress in labor reform. The agreement enters a "decisive phase".
Mexico Supports Cuban Efforts Against the Trump Blockade

Mexico Supports Cuban Efforts Against the Trump Blockade

09/10/2019LPO (Mexico City)
The Cuban ambassador thanked Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard's condemnation against the blockade. Under AMLO, Mexico's relations with the island could strengthen.
Tsunami Democràtic: The Catalan Insurgency Modelled After the Hong Kong Protests

Tsunami Democràtic: The Catalan Insurgency Modelled After the Hong Kong Protests

08/10/2019Por Rodolfo Irago (Madrid)
The Spanish State forces on high alert after the sentence for the new protest regulations; separatist leader Quim Torra could make an official appeal for judicial disobedience from the Parliament itself.

Macri Ends His Term Leaving State Oil Company YPF in the Red

Macri Ends His Term Leaving State Oil Company YPF in the Red

08/10/2019Por Fernando Heredia
Peronists candidates Alberto Fernández and Cristina Kirchner discuss who will head the most important company in Argentina.


Opinion

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.

Lacunza has become Alberto's greatest ally

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Macri's Minister of Finance has implemented an unpopular currency control policy that will help bounce back the economy once Alberto Fernández arrives to the Casa Rosada.

Welcome to Peronism

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Argentina's markets crisis and the struggle with the IMF are the early signs of a transition of power.
This week
Warren's Rise Alarms Mexican Business Circles

Warren's Rise Alarms Mexican Business Circles

08/10/2019LPO (Monterrey)
A top political consultant from Henry Kissinger's firm raised the alarms in Monterrey.
Gross Fixed Investment Keeps Plummeting in Mexico

Gross Fixed Investment Keeps Plummeting in Mexico

07/10/2019LPO
In August it fell 9 points, the biggest drop in the last decade. What is the AMLO administration strategy?
The Spanish Government Summons U.S. Ambassador and Warns Trump: "Europe is also great"

The Spanish Government Summons U.S. Ambassador and Warns Trump: "Europe is also great"

05/10/2019LPO (Madrid)
Pedro Sánchez's envoy warned the United States that, with the European Union, they will face the tariffs imposed by Trump on Spanish products.
A Mexican Supreme Court Justice Resigns Following Trump Administration Inquiry

A Mexican Supreme Court Justice Resigns Following Trump Administration Inquiry

04/10/2019LPO
The US Government provided data on money transfers from the UK, opening a new spot in the Court.
Unemployment In Spain Rings Alarm Bells: "Slowdown is faster than expected"

Unemployment In Spain Rings Alarm Bells: "Slowdown is faster than expected"

02/10/2019Por Tomás Rudich
Several economists consulted by LPO agree that Spain's economy is on an accelerated downturn. "We have down geared from fourth to third," they warn. It will be difficult to reach 2 percent growth in 2019.