News and Views
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), through its Integration and Trade Sector (INT), in partnership with the Financial Times and The Banker, launched and hosted the second event of the Trade Links with the New Latin America series, held on September 3rd in Miami.
Sep 24, 2015.
The Pacific Alliance member countries – Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, will hold, for the first time, a series of international conferences in New York, London and Singapore, epicenters of the financial markets.
Sep 23, 2015.
Capacity Building Program on Integration and Trade - which since 2012 has trained more than 3,000 specialists from Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) - the IDB has developed an ecosystem of Communities of Practice.
Aug 25, 2015.
The IDB underscored efforts to reduce trade costs in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) in the framework of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Fifth Global Review on Aid for Trade (AfT) meetings focusing on reducing trade costs for inclusive, sustainable growth.
Jul 29, 2015.
From July 13th to 17th in Bogota and Quito, with the support from the Inter-American Development Bank, working sessions with representatives of government institutions from Colombia and Ecuador responsible of border management and the private sector were held with the aim of establishing a framework to improve border management.
Jul 23, 2015.
The 11 finalists were selected among 69 proposals submitted under this year´s call for proposals of the RPG Initiative.
Jul 22, 2015.
With the goal of supporting the internationalization of small and medium enterprises (SMEs), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) created ConnectAmericas.com. The site is a novel digital platform designed to help SMEs in Latin America and the Caribbean make more and better business transactions and investments within their countries and abroad.
Jul 15, 2015.
The X Presidential Summit of the Pacific Alliance (PA) was held on July 1-3 in Paracas, a natural reserve of the Peruvian coast, where the four Presidents of the member countries of the Alliance – Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru – expressed their will to deepen integration among the four countries, whose combined economies represent 38% of the regional GDP.
Jul 15, 2015.
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is very active in promoting trade facilitation in Central American countries. Recently the Bank promoted various initiatives particularly important for this purpose, of which three of them stand out.
Jun 29, 2015.
Trade Links with the New Latin America: Capitalizing on investment, trade and cooperation between Latin America and Asia-Pacific
Jun 28, 2015.