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Tag: CAF

  • Wednesday, January 6th 2021 - 09:50 UTC

    Latin America needs a financing boost to restart the economy

    A global recovery needs to take into account the needs of emerging countries, whose economies are some of the hardest hit by the pandemic.

    By Luis Carranza Ugarte – The president of CAF, the Development Bank of Latin America, says the post-pandemic era is the perfect opportunity for investment in the region’s infrastructure.

  • Thursday, April 25th 2019 - 08:09 UTC

    Closer ties between China and the Development Bank of Latin America

    CAF CEO Ugarte said he thinks BRI has “a clear ambition to create opportunities for the strategic integration between China and Latin America and the Caribbean”

    The head of a top Latin American financial institution believes China's Belt and Road Initiative, or BRI, could help inject new dynamism into the world economy, as well as generate new ideas to foster more connectivity between Asia and Latin America. Luis Carranza Ugarte, executive president and CEO of CAF-Development Bank of Latin America-is attending the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing this week.