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Sep 06, 2013, 11:53 ET

Zar antidrogas de EE.UU. asegura que legalización no resolverá el problema de las drogas

El director de la Oficina para la Política Antidrogas de Estados Unidos, Gil Kerlikowske, dijo que legalizar las drogas no  reducirá...

Sep 06, 2013, 11:20 ET

U.S. Anti-Drug Czar Says Legalization Won't Solve Drug Problem

The director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Gil Kerlikowske, said that legalizing drugs would not be panacea for drug...

Sep 05, 2013, 19:44 ET
Leaders at the XVII Annual CAF Conference, among them CAF President Enrique Garcia.  (PRNewsFoto/CAF-Development Bank of Latin America)

Mayor inversión en infraestructura, educación e inclusión social es indispensable para el desarrollo sostenible de América Latina

América Latina debe iniciar un proceso de transformación productiva para alcanzar un desarrollo sostenible y permanente y no...

Sep 05, 2013, 19:20 ET
Leaders at the XVII Annual CAF Conference, among them CAF President Enrique Garcia.  (PRNewsFoto/CAF-Development Bank of Latin America)

More investment in infrastructure, education and social inclusion are the keys to sustainable economic development in Latin America

Latin America needs to transform its productive sectors and stop relying on favorable external economic conditions, if it hopes to achieve...

Sep 04, 2013, 21:16 ET
Enrique Garcia, Executive President of CAF - development bank of Latin America - at the XVII Annual CAF Conference in Washington, D.C. Sept. 4 and 5, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/CAF-Development Bank of Latin America)

Con un pedido de mayor unidad latinoamericana se inicia la Conferencia Anual de CAF en Washington

  Con un llamado a superar las divisiones dentro de América Latina, comenzó la XVII Conferencia Anual de CAF –banco...

Sep 04, 2013, 20:44 ET
Enrique Garcia, Executive President of CAF - development bank of Latin America - at the XVII Annual CAF Conference in Washington, D.C. Sept. 4 and 5, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/CAF-Development Bank of Latin America)

The 17th Annual CAF Conference Opens with an Appeal for Unity in Latin America

 The 17th Annual CAF Conference, organized jointly by CAF-Development Bank of Latin America, The Inter-American Dialogue and the Organization...

Mar 12, 2013, 14:38 ET

Fitch eleva a AA- calificación de riesgo de CAF

La agencia estadounidense Fitch Ratings realizó un nuevo reconocimiento a la solidez y estabilidad financiera de CAF, banco de...

Mar 12, 2013, 14:11 ET

Fitch Upgrades CAF's Credit Rating To AA-

 U.S. credit agency Fitch Ratings upgraded the long term debt rating of CAF –development bank of Latin America– to AA- from A+, in...

Jan 20, 2013, 16:44 ET

CAF opent het jaar met haar 100e internationale obligatie-uitgifte

-- De Latijns-Amerikaanse ontwikkelingsbank voerde haar 8e obligatie-uitgifte in Zwitserland uit en bevestigde daarmee opnieuw haar...

Jan 20, 2013, 16:38 ET

CAF beginnt das Jahr mit 100. Anleiheemission

-- Die lateinamerikanische Entwicklungsbank hat ihre 8. Anleiheemission in der Schweiz abgeschlossen und ihre Präsenz im...

Jan 19, 2013, 06:49 ET

CAF commence l'année avec sa 100ème émission internationale d'obligations

-- La banque latino-américaine de développement a réalisé sa 8ème émission d'obligations en Suisse, réaffirmant...

Jan 18, 2013, 13:59 ET

CAF inicia el año con la emisión Número 100 de su historia

"Este año CAF cumple 20 años de presencia ininterrumpida en los mercados globales de capital, en los cuales la Institución ha...

Jan 18, 2013, 13:49 ET

CAF começa o ano com a centésima emissão de bônus de sua história

"Este ano, o CAF completa 20 anos de presença ininterrupta nos  mercados globais de capital, nos quais a Instituição conseguiu...

Jan 18, 2013, 12:49 ET

CAF opens the year with its 100th international bond issue

 "This year CAF celebrates its 20th consecutive year in the global capital markets, where the bank has established a distinguished track...

Dec 21, 2012, 19:13 ET

CAF entra nas Nações Unidas

A Assembléia Geral das Nações Unidas concedeu hoje a condição de Observador ao CAF na sua qualidade de banco de...

Dec 21, 2012, 18:57 ET

CAF Joins the United Nations

The United Nations General Assembly today granted observer status to CAF, in recognition of its role as the development bank of Latin America. The...

Dec 20, 2012, 18:12 ET

Standard & Poor eleva o CAF a uma categoria superior

O CAF (Banco de Desenvolvimento da América Latina)  recebeu hoje um novo reconhecimento por sua solidez e estabilidade financeira: a...

Dec 20, 2012, 17:55 ET

Standard & Poor's raises CAF's rating one notch

 CAF –development bank of Latin America– today obtained additional recognition for its financial strength and stability, when U.S....

Dec 13, 2012, 19:11 ET

IE Business School, CAF, CODERE e Casa de América lançam o III Prêmio de Jornalismo Econômico Iberoamericano

Após o sucesso de suas duas primeiras edições, a IE Business School abre o período de inscrição de trabalhos...

Dec 13, 2012, 19:06 ET

IE Business School, CAF, Codere y Casa de América lanzan el III Premio de Periodismo Económico Iberoamericano

Tras el éxito de su 1a y 2a edición, IE BUSINESS SCHOOL  abre el período de recepción de trabajos periodísticos para...