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Scotiabank formalizes agreement with BBVA to acquire its shares in BBVA Chile

Published on Dec 05 2017 // Chile, Latin America, News, South America
TORONTO and NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Scotiabank announced today that Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA) has formally accepted Scotiabank’s offer to acquire its 68.19% ownership in BBVA Chile, and its interests in certain subsidiaries, for approximately...

Scotiabank submits a binding offer to BBVA to acquire its shares in BBVA Chile

Published on Nov 28 2017 // Chile, Latin America, News, South America, Top Stories
TORONTO and NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Scotiabank announced today that it has submitted a binding offer to acquire Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.’s (BBVA) shares in BBVA Chile, which BBVA is willing to accept if BBVA’s minority partner, the Said family,...

These 7 Americas Nations Have The Most Cocaine Users In The World

These 7 Americas Nations Have The Most Cocaine Users In The World
News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Mon. Oct. 23, 2017: Seven countries in the Americas – Latin America and the Caribbean – are listed among the top 20 cocaine using nations in the world. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime recently mapped the world’s top cocaine. The 7 biggest cocaine consuming...

Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos
Two of Maucho’s cubs play with their mother in the Buin zoo, 40 km south of Santiago, Chile on May 4, 2017. Surgery to reverse the lion’s vasectomy made it possible for him to breed again, after a pioneering medical procedure that could help the reproduction of endangered species. (Photo...

Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos
Students take part in a protest against Venezuelan President Nicola Maduro on the main highway in Caracas on March 30, 2017. Venezuela’s Supreme Court took over legislative powers Wednesday from the opposition-majority National Assembly, whose speaker accused leftist President Nicolas Maduro of...

It’s Not That Happy In The Caribbean

It’s Not That Happy In The Caribbean
By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 21, 2017: The Caribbean may have sea, sun and sand and be a holiday destination many love but it’s not that happy according to the World Happiness Report 2017. Only two Caribbean nations made the top 50 list of the Happiest Countries in the...

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Jan. 19, 2017

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Jan. 19, 2017
Haiti’s president-elect Jovenel Moise is pledging to provide national ID cards to Haitian migrants in the neighboring Dominican Republic so they can apply for a legal residency program. Compiled By NAN Staff Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 19, 2017: Here are the stories making news...

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Thursday Jan. 12, 2017

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Thursday Jan. 12, 2017
Nevis Premier Vance Amory raising the flag of St. Kitts/Nevis at Bowling Green prior to a wreath laying ceremony at the grave site of Alexander Hamilton at Trinity Church Yard. (Arthur Piccolo image/Bowling Green Association) Compiled By NAN Staff Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 11, 2017:...

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Tuesday Jan. 10, 2017

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Tuesday Jan. 10, 2017
Accused Haitian drug-trafficker, Guy Philippe and his his wife, Natalie Philippe, l., in an undated photo. (GoFundMe image) Compiled By NAN Staff Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Jan. 10, 2017: Here are the stories making news across the Caribbean, Latin America and its US Diaspora for today,...

12 Magnificent Moments In Caribbean And Latin America Sports In 2016

12 Magnificent Moments In Caribbean And Latin America Sports In 2016
  Compiled By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 21, 2016: The year 2016 was a significant one for the Caribbean and Latin America in the field of athletics and soccer. Here are 12 significant moments in Caribbean And Latin America Sports In 2016.                     This...