Chile and CAF to lead feasibility study for first digital gateway between South America and Asia Chile and CAF to lead feasibility study for first digital gateway between South America and Asia July 12, 2019 This is the first step for laying an underwater cable that will connect both continents and will lead to the development of a digital integration system for the region. The digital highway to-be will improve network reliability and human capital dev…
CAF and Bancóldex sign agreement for greater opportunities for Colombian entrepreneurs CAF and Bancóldex sign agreement for greater opportunities for Colombian entrepreneurs July 04, 2019 The arrangement includes CAF’s interest in becoming an investor in the Bancóldex Fund of Funds, focusing on venture capital, with a share of up to 20% of the Fund’s total commitments.
Greater opportunities for Peru's SMEs in Pacific Alliance with support from CAF and COFIDE Greater opportunities for Peru's SMEs in Pacific Alliance with support from CAF and COFIDE July 04, 2019 Innovation, internationalization and high-impact entrepreneurship are the main axes of the joint work to be developed by CAF and COFIDE to provide greater access to financing, technical assistance and knowledge transfer for Peru’s SMEs, in order to l…
Greater opportunities for Mexico’s SMEs in Pacific Alliance with support from CAF, NAFIN and Bancomext Greater opportunities for Mexico’s SMEs in Pacific Alliance with support from CAF, NAFIN and Bancomext July 04, 2019 Innovation, internationalization and high-impact entrepreneurship are the main axes of the joint work to be developed by CAF, NAFIN and Bancomext to provide greater access to financing, technical assistance and knowledge transfer for Mexico’s SMEs, i…
Latin American Public Companies Share Experiences in Corporate Governance Latin American Public Companies Share Experiences in Corporate Governance June 28, 2019 The sixth meeting of the Latin American Network on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises, held in Peru, focused on the issues of board performance and firm integrity.
“Internet for All” to benefit 6 million Peruvians with 4G mobile internet and close digital divide by 2021 June 27, 2019 Telefónica del Perú, Facebook, IDB Invest and CAF officially launched a new company called “Internet para Todos” (Internet for All - IPT) which aims to connect people with no access in more than 30,000 rural locations in Peru.
CLT19 will chart the path to digital transformation in Latin America with more than 20 activities CLT19 will chart the path to digital transformation in Latin America with more than 20 activities June 19, 2019 The 7th edition of the Latin American Telecommunications Congress will bring together more than 60 leaders, including notably ICT Ministers, regulators, executives, scholars and leaders of international organizations. Ajit Pai, President of the Unite…
Argentina’s challenge of redoubling efforts to boost productivity Argentina’s challenge of redoubling efforts to boost productivity June 12, 2019 CAF's Economy and Development Report shows that Argentina has a fundamental challenge of boosting productivity to raise GDP per capita to levels closer to those of high-income countries.
Productivity and institutional challenges to boosting Paraguay’s growth Productivity and institutional challenges to boosting Paraguay’s growth June 04, 2019 Government leaders, risk rating agencies, international bodies, private sector, academia and civil society discussed Paraguay’s challenges and opportunities to drive higher and more sustainable growth that accelerates convergence and ensures greater …