politics


Opinion: “No [Olympic] Legacy is so Rich as Honesty”–Shakespeare

Opinion: “No [Olympic] Legacy is so Rich as Honesty”–Shakespeare
Opinion, by Sam Watt RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This week the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is in Rio de Janeiro promoting the Olympic legacy. As it stands, this legacy merits re-evaluation, not promotion. The 2016 Rio Olympics are special for a number of reasons. Not only are they the first Olympic […]...

business


Latin Trade Currency Volatility Index

Latin Trade Currency Volatility Index
José Luis de Haro/ New York It is a crucial time for currencies around the region. While the US Federal Reserve is ready for its first rate increase since the financial crisis, crude oil prices have dropped more than half since June last year. Those headwinds are taking a toll around many countries in Latin America, in particular for those depending on commodities that have not implemented enough reforms to confront the fiscal and macroeconomic challenges ahead. At the end of January, the main currencies in the region continued their devaluation against the US dollar, with the Argentine peso...

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sports


entertainment


Lucas Santtana feat. Féfé “Diary of a Bike”

Lucas Santtana feat. Féfé “Diary of a Bike”
Bikes most definitely get the centre-stage on this latest video from Lucas Santtana. Taken from his glorious last album Sobre Noites E Dias, “Diary Of A Bike” is a transatlantic collaboration featuring French rapper Féfé, one of the many collaborators that Santtana worked with on Sobre Noites…. The track is just another example of how the Brazilian musician is on top of his game nailing his own take of cosmopolitan pop music. Check out “Diary of a Bike” below: //www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFn7oJSUh9M You can stream the whole of Sobre Noites e Dias here. The album...

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