More than 1 million Argentinians in five provinces to benefit from education and infrastructure projects More than 1 million Argentinians in five provinces to benefit from education and infrastructure projects July 09, 2019 The Improved Access and Educational Quality Program (Promace) and the Federal Regional Infrastructure Program (PFIR) will invest in education, transport, energy, water and tourism in the provinces of Jujuy, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Mendoza and Neuquén…
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.
Paseo del Bajo and its impact on the life of Buenos Aires May 27, 2019 The renovation of the Paseo del Bajo road corridor may just be the push Buenos Aires needs to maximize the impact of business activity, facilitate urban mobility and boost productivity.
Argentina’s Sustainable Development Partners Argentina’s Sustainable Development Partners May 27, 2019 Less than two years after its inception, the Paseo del Bajo project was inaugurated, financed by CAF—development bank of Latin America—, becoming one of the most important projects for Argentina’s capital city in the last 50 years.
CAF receives international accolade for financial structuring of Cafayate Solar Plant CAF receives international accolade for financial structuring of Cafayate Solar Plant May 17, 2019 Specialized newsweekly Power Finance & Risk granted the Cafayate Solar Plant project the “best deal” award in the “Project Finance” (Latin America) category at the 16th Annual Best Deals and Firms Awards. The project included a syndicated and structu…
CAF receives international accolade for financial structuring of Chubut Norte and Villalonga wind farms CAF receives international accolade for financial structuring of Chubut Norte and Villalonga wind farms May 17, 2019 Specialized journal Global Trade Review (GTR) included the Chubut Norte and Villalonga wind farms, promoted by Genneia S.A. with a loan co-structured by CAF, among the top 12 deals of the year in the Project Finance category.
CAF supports testing of first electric buses in Buenos Aires CAF supports testing of first electric buses in Buenos Aires May 16, 2019 CAF—development bank of Latin America—collaborated with the government of Buenos Aires in the implementation of low emission technologies in public transport. The first electric buses in the city will be evaluated for technical, operational, economic…
Main topics of CLT19: 5G, digital economy, infrastructure investment, spectrum use, and inclusion Main topics of CLT19: 5G, digital economy, infrastructure investment, spectrum use, and inclusion May 14, 2019 ICT ministers, regulators, operator executives and technology companies, leaders of international agencies and academic institutes in the sector are among the first confirmed to attend the 7th edition of the annual forum to discuss digital public pol…