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Dow Expands Commitment to Habitat for Humanity – MarketWatch (press release)

Dow Expands Commitment to Habitat for HumanityMarketWatch (press release)Adding to the more than 20 countries where Dow has participated in Habitat builds, this year the company will support projects in Africa, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and North America, as well as Habitat's Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter … and more »

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AES 4Q Loss Narrows, To Sell Pennsylvania Plant To PPL – Fox Business

Proactive Investors USA & Canada AES 4Q Loss Narrows, To Sell Pennsylvania Plant To PPLFox BusinessThe operator of utilities and wholesale power generator in Sao Paulo, Indianapolis and elsewhere has seen its core results improve in recent quarters mostly due to strength in its Latin American market. In November, the company acquired utility …AES Cuts FY12 Earnings View; To Sell ...

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Compressco Partners, LP Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results – MSN Money

Compressco Partners, LP Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 ResultsMSN MoneyThe Partnership's predecessor entity consisted of Compressco, Inc. and its subsidiaries and certain assets, liabilities and operations of certain other subsidiaries of TETRA Technologies, Inc. conducting business in Latin America. and more »

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AES Reports 6% Increase in Adjusted Earnings Per Share of $1.04 for 2011 … – MarketWatch (press release)

AES Reports 6% Increase in Adjusted Earnings Per Share of $1.04 for 2011 …MarketWatch (press release)New businesses in Europe and Latin America, demand and volume growth in Latin America, and favorable foreign currency exchange rates drove strong performance during the year. These trends were partially offset by the financing costs related to the … and more »

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RIM Chief Counts on Europe Sales in Race to Debut Platform – BusinessWeek

Bloomberg RIM Chief Counts on Europe Sales in Race to Debut PlatformBusinessWeek“In Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, BlackBerry is a very strong brand, a leading brand — we can really rely on that,” Heins, a 54-year-old German who spent more than two decades at Siemens AG before joining RIM in 2007, …Mediating The Research In Motion DebateSeeking Alpha ...

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China joins Venezuela in huge gold project – The Province

CTV.ca China joins Venezuela in huge gold projectThe ProvinceChavez, who was speaking at his last meeting before flying to Cuba for cancer treatment, has brought Venezuela ever closer to China in terms of business and political ties during his 13-year rule of the South American OPEC member.Chavez goes to Cuba on Friday for cancer surgeryLaredo SunVenezuela's Chavez off to Cuba ...

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Telefónica’s 20-Year Gamble Pays Off – New York Times

Telefónica's 20-Year Gamble Pays OffNew York TimesBARCELONA — When Telefónica, the Spanish phone company, entered Latin America in 1992 by purchasing control of an operator in Chile, the company was criticized for exposing itself to a region prone to debt crises, political instability and corruption.

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RIM Chief Counts on Europe Sales in Race to Debut New Platform – BusinessWeek

Bloomberg RIM Chief Counts on Europe Sales in Race to Debut New PlatformBusinessWeek“In Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, BlackBerry is a very strong brand, a leading brand — we can really rely on that,” Heins, a 54-year-old German who spent more than two decades at Siemens AG before joining RIM in 2007, …Mediating The Research In Motion DebateSeeking ...

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Meeting in Jacksonville, mayors tout export growth as tool to help economy – Florida Times-Union

Meeting in Jacksonville, mayors tout export growth as tool to help economyFlorida Times-Union“The new markets are in Latin America. The new markets are in Asia. And we've got to be focused on those new markets,” said Villaraigosa, the conference president. Mayors had gathered since Friday at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hotel to … and more »

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Mead Johnson, Danone to make joint bid for Pfizer infant business – Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)

Chicago Tribune Mead Johnson, Danone to make joint bid for Pfizer infant businessCrain’s Chicago Business (blog)The Swiss giant will have to sell off portions to avoid competition issues, so Gelfand believes Heinz would be interested in Pfizer's Latin American business as Nestle is already very strong in infant nutrition in the continent.Mead, Danone combine in bid for Pfizer unitChicago Tribune ...

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