Aug 12, 2022
This week’s attempt by China to intimidate the U.S., Taiwan and its neighbors should be a clear warning for Latin America as they welcome PRC loan, and other initiatives that expand China’s influence over their economies, institutions and political systems.
Apr 15, 2022
The PRC is attempting to “rewire” Latin America to its own economic benefit, securing access to commodities and markets, capturing the value added for itself, focusing on “connectivity.”
Dec 30, 2020
As the incoming Biden administration looks to Latin America, the "Northern Triangle" countries of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras rank near the top in the risk of crises that could impact U.S. domestic politics.
Dec 8, 2020
For Latin America, as in other moments of its history, complicity on both the right and left favors China's advance.
Dec 4, 2020
The U.S., Latin America and China know mercantilism well.
Oct 16, 2020
If the Chinese government does nothing as boats under its flag pillage Latin America, how can the region trust any Chinese company?
Aug 27, 2020
The government's denial of the threat to public health and its failure to take appropriate protective measures rivals its prior self-serving misrepresentations about leveraging the Chinese to build a trans-oceanic canal.
Jun 4, 2020
If the Covid-19 crisis forces Suriname to default on its loans from the Interamerican Development Bank and other Western financial institutions, and restructure its debt to the PRC, Santokhi will be in a weak position to turn away PRC loans and investment.