Manuel Rapalo

Manuel Rapalo

Latin America

Ecuador government agrees to return fuel subsidies

Indigenous representatives celebrate announcement, but condemn violent crackdown by police that has left at least 10 people dead, and sent more than 1,000 others to jail.

Ecuador government agrees to return fuel subsidies

Latin America

Ecuador sees 10th day of anti-austerity protests

At least five people have been killed in unrest as demonstrators push for President Lenin Moreno to repeal a law that ended a 40-year-old fuel subsidy.

Ecuador sees 10th day of anti-austerity protests

Mexico

Is Mexico's president fulfilling 'Robin Hood' policies?

AMLO has given up the luxurious Mexican White House compound, moved to sell off the presidential jet and cut exorbitant government salaries.

Is Mexico's president fulfilling 'Robin Hood' policies?

Latin America

Anti-government strike paralyses Haiti's capital

Schools and businesses are closed in Port-au-Prince as the city braces for more protests on Monday.

Anti-government strike paralyses Haiti's capital

Latin America

Haiti protests: Calls for President Jovenel Moise to resign

Weeks-old protests continue over Moise's mismanagement of economy, with poorest being hardest hit.

Haiti protests: Calls for President Jovenel Moise to resign

Latin America

Mexico: Five years since 43 students' disappearance

The suspected abduction and massacre in 2014 caused a crisis for the previous government.

Mexico: Five years since 43 students' disappearance

Latin America

Mexico 2017 earthquakes: Funds, reconstruction still on hold

The Mexican government still lacks a mechanism that tracks emergency spending for recovery funds for the 2017 earthquakes.

Mexico 2017 earthquakes: Funds, reconstruction still on hold

Latin America

Hurricane Dorian: Traumatised survivors living in shelters

Despite relief efforts, many continue to suffer the psychological effects of the devastation.

Hurricane Dorian: Traumatised survivors living in shelters

Latin America

Mexico's president boasts of accomplishments in keynote speech

Mexico's Obrador has high approval ratings even as protesters demonstrate over weakening economy and security situation.

Mexico's president boasts of accomplishments in keynote speech

Latin America

Mexico City 'green lung' wins Large Urban Park Gold Award

In a city this polluted, the sprawling Chapultepec Park is a lifeline to nature and clean air.

Mexico City 'green lung' wins Large Urban Park Gold Award

Latin America

Can Mexico capitalise on US-China trade war?

US President Trump to impose new round of tariffs on China, as other countries start to benefit from row.

Can Mexico capitalise on US-China trade war?

Latin America

Mexico auctions property once owned by criminals for good cause

Critics of President Obrador have called the auctions a populist measure.

Mexico auctions property once owned by criminals for good cause