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Energy Shortage Plagues Caribbean’s Manufacturing Sector

Energy Shortage Plagues Caribbean’s Manufacturing Sector

By Narayan Ammachchi High energy costs are holding back several Caribbean countries from stimulating the proliferation of export-oriented manufacturing plants, according to a new study by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). The UN agency has ...

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Globant Inches Closer to Launching IPO on the NYSE

Globant Inches Closer to Launching IPO on the NYSE

By Narayan Ammachchi Argentine IT firm Globant has finally begun ‘book-building’ as part of its plan to float its shares on the New York Stock Exchange.  The Buenos Aires-based firm has not, however, disclosed the precise date of its stock ...

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Moody’s Upgrades Peru’s Credit Rating by Two Notches

Moody’s Upgrades Peru’s Credit Rating by Two Notches

By Narayan Ammachchi Credit rating agency Moody’s has raised Peru’s sovereign rating by two notches –from Baa2 to to A3 – saying it believes the country’s recent economic reforms will bring in more investment and strengthen the government’s balance sheet. ...

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