Food exporting SMEs achieve more than 600 business meetings with potential buyers

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 11:02
CARTAGENA, Colombia — About 100 small and medium-sized enterprises carried out more than 600 business meetings with 30 trading companies from the United States, Canada and Italy, securing millions of dollars in deals.

Food exporting SMEs achieve more than 600 business meetings with potential buyers

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 11:02
CARTAGENA, Colombia — About 100 small and medium-sized enterprises carried out more than 600 business meetings with 30 trading companies from the United States, Canada and Italy, securing millions of dollars in deals.

Inter-American Development Bank to hold Annual Meeting in Asunción, Paraguay

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 03:00
Online media registration is available for March 30-April 2 gathering of Latin American and Caribbean leaders Spotlight on economic and trade challenges, private sector opportunities The Inter-American Development Bank Group will hold its Annual Meeting in Asunción, Paraguay, on March 30-April 2.

The impact of the next technological frontiers on trade and integration

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 03:00
INTAL is to hold a major event on innovation and behavioral economics in Buenos Aires on October 5, 2016 Sign up (link in Spanish)

Caribbean Investment Summit seeks to attract foreign direct investment and boost exports

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 03:00
The IDB, CAIPA, and CEDA are organizing the event, to be held in Miami on May 12 and 13, 2016 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA), and the Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA) are organizing the Caribbean Investment Summit 2016 to increase foreign direct investment (FDI) by helping investors locate to the Caribbean in order to boost their exports to different markets and make the most of the region's comparative advantages.

IDB and Maersk Group join forces to expand the ConnectAmericas support to SMEs

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 03:00
SeaLand, Maersk Group regional shipping company, and ConnectAmericas signed a collaboration agreement for two years The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and SeaLand, Maersk Group regional shipping company, signed a partnership agreement that will deliver significant benefits to small and medium sized enterprises affiliated to ConnectAmericas, the first business social network of the Americas that provides business opportunities, training and financing.

IDB launches 2016 Call for Proposals to promote Regional Public Goods in Latin America and the Caribbean

Monday, February 15, 2016 - 03:00
The deadline for accepting proposals is April 7th, 2016 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launched the 2016 Call for Proposals of the Initiative for the Promotion of Regional Public Goods in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), which supports projects aimed at resolving shared challenges and seizing opportunities for development through regional cooperation. Since 2004, the RPG Initiative has financed 124 projects, investing a total of more than $93 million.

Outsource2LAC 2015 to gatherglobal services industry representatives from more than 40 countries

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 03:00
Guadalajara to host 5th edition of Latin America and the Caribbean’s main services outsourcing and offshoring event GUADALAJARA, Mexico – Around 600 representatives of global services companies from more than 40 countries are expected to attend Outsource2LAC, the main outsourcing and offshoring event for Latin America and the Caribbean from Nov. 11-13.

New IDB Study Analyzes Significant Drop in Exports from Latin America and the Caribbean

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 03:00
The Trade and Integration Monitor 2015 will be launched in San José, Costa Rica and in Spanish via Web streaming SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica - After three years of stagnation, exports from Latin America and the Caribbean started to fall in 2014, and the decline has steepened in the first half of 2015, according to the 2015 edition of the Inter-American Development Bank’s Trade and Integration Monitor, which will be launched Oct. 16.

World experts meet in Buenos Aires to rethink the future of Latin America and the Caribbean

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 03:00
INTAL to celebrate its 50th anniversary analyzing the impact of new technologies on regional trade and integration. ***The event will be live-streamed online at: www.iadb.org/intal/50/streaming/