Iran’s president looks to Latin America as global sanctions grow – CNN

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Press TV Iran's president looks to Latin America as global sanctions growCNNBut efforts to forge new business deals and bolster diplomatic efforts have intensified since Ahmadinejad's tenure as president began in 2005. "He's presided over a really significant expansion of Iranian ties across Latin America. …Ahmadinejad begins Latin America tourPress […]

Gingrich Super PAC Buys Anti-Romney Video – NewsMax.com

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CTV.ca Gingrich Super PAC Buys Anti-Romney VideoNewsMax.comAt one point, a vintage photograph of Romney appears on the screen, as the narrator booms: “Romney took foreign seed money from Latin America” to exploit “dozens of American businesses” and the “thousands of employees that worked there. …Rick Santorum known for outrunning expectationsBoston.com […]

Iran’s Ahmadinejad to begin Latin American tour – Sacramento Bee

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Press TV Iran's Ahmadinejad to begin Latin American tourSacramento BeeBrazil is Iran's largest trading partner in the region, doing about $1.3 billion in commerce, according to Latin Business Chronicle. But Iran's closest ties are with Venezuela. Ahmadinejad and Chavez have met almost a dozen times and the nations have …Iran's […]

Latin America muzzles news media – Lawrence Journal World

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Latin America muzzles news mediaLawrence Journal WorldBy Andres Oppenheimer, Miami Herald It's hard to believe that this would happen today in a largely democratic region, but the beginning of 2012 finds much of Latin America suffering the worst wave of press censorship since the rightist military …

Wild weather hits Latin America – Sacramento Bee

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Central Florida News 13 Wild weather hits Latin AmericaSacramento BeeBy CESAR GARCIA and IAN JAMES AP CHIA, Colombia — From Chile to Colombia to Mexico, Latin America has been battered recently by wildfires, floods and droughts. For many witnessing the extreme weather in the region and around the world, the […]

Exterran Selected to Develop Gas Processing Plant in Bolivia – Business Wire (press release)

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Exterran Selected to Develop Gas Processing Plant in BoliviaBusiness Wire (press release)“This project further expands our presence in the Latin America region and demonstrates Exterran's capacity to provide a single source for product integration, project management and efficient delivery, installation and startup. …Exterran Selected To Develop Gas Processing Plant In […]

Fitch: Demand Growth Will Spur Investment for Latin America Power Sector in 2012 – Business Wire (press release)

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Fitch: Demand Growth Will Spur Investment for Latin America Power Sector in 2012Business Wire (press release)CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Credit trends for the Latin American power sector remain stable with medium-term electricity demand growth positively correlated to regional GPD growth, according to Fitch Ratings. Electricity demand growth will require … and more »

Arab ministers to discuss "toothless" Syria mission

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CAIRO (Reuters) – Arab League foreign ministers meet on Sunday to discuss whether to ask the U.N. to help their mission in Syria, which has failed to end a 10-month-old crackdown on unrest that has killed thousands. Qatar proposes inviting U.N. technicians and human rights experts to help Arab monitors […]