Mexican president replaces Pemex chief

Gas is flared off a tower on an oil platform complex operated by Petroleos Mexicans (Pemex) in the Ku-Maloob-Zaap oilfield at Campeche Bay off the coast of Ciudad del Carmen, Mexico, on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
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González Anaya told to boost profitability across state oil group

UN risks Zika clash with LatAm leaders

Call for access to abortion in religiously conservative countries

Zika virus threatens Brazil’s Olympic boost

From pharmaceuticals groups to cruise operators, companies are only starting to fathom the impact

Argentina to pay Italian ‘holdouts’

Deal is first in country’s stand-off with international creditors

BTG axes near fifth of Brazil workers

Bank struggles to cut costs after arrest of founder André Esteves

Oil producers face prospect of bailouts

Six nations seen as potential candidates for IMF help

Zoomlion shares fall after bid for Terex

Investors worried about Chinese group’s debt, say analysts

LatAm cost cuts key to AB InBev/SABMiller

Brewer has slashed costs in Brazil but will find it harder to do so in the Andean countries

British Airways tailfins

IAG expands through Latam joint venture

Deal helps airline group spread its wings to South America

Miguel Galuccio, YPF President & CEO
©Javier Pierini

YPF signs shale deal with American Energy

Pilot project aims to develop Argentina’s energy resources

Mexican courts debate end of GM maize ban

Opponents say transgenic species could erode biodiversity

Oil industry faces ‘brutal’ year ahead

Only a few big projects to get go-ahead as fall in crude deepens, says Wood Mackenzie

Oil price tumble hits jobs and spending

BP and Petrobras cut back as crude nears 12yr lows

Petrobras cuts investment budget 25%

Oil group reels from corruption scandal and crude rout

The New Republic put up for sale

Facebook co-founder admits defeat after revamp sparks mass exodus

Week Ahead: Markets diary

Aluminium group set to start fourth-quarter earnings season in US

Brazilian biotech: blossom in a drought?

Sector holds out promise just as state funding dries up

AB InBev’s jets avoid cost-cutting drive

Brito known for eschewing perks takes corporate aircraft between continents

KGHM seeks global status amid downturn

Polish copper miner’s expansion hinges on overseas projects

Scandal-hit Petrobras faces new challenge

Brazil’s largest oil group grapples with large debts and lawsuits


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