Juan Andres Abarca

Mining and Infrastructure Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Juan Andrés Abarca joined BNamericas in 2010. He started covering financial services, to then move to the infrastructure and water sectors, and later to the mining and metals sector, which he now covers, focusing on Chile. He has a dual BA degree in history and political science from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

8152 articles written by Juan Andres Abarca:

Costanera Norte remains top income generator of Santiago expressways

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Chilean highway concessionaire Costanera Norte remained the most profitable urban highway operating in capital Santiago during the first quarter of the year, maintining the spot it earned last year, a...

Ecuador on target to meeting MDG water goals

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Ecuador is very much on track to meeting the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) aimed at cutting by half the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking wate...

The future of Colombia's concessions plan (part 2)

Friday, March 22, 2013

Note: This piece is the second part of the future of Colombia's concessions plan. It summarizes the most important points that came out of the 3rd BNamericas Andean Infrastructure summit held in ...

The future of Colombia's concessions plan (Part 1)

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Colombia is making important strides to boost its infrastructure through the so called Fourth Generation (4G) of concessions, and the attention of investors and builders has been placed on a massive 3...

Is Chile coming together behind the water highway initiative?

Monday, November 26, 2012

Chileans seem to be rallying behind the idea of building the so-called water highway, a project which seeks to transfer water from the resource rich southern regions to the arid north, as an effective...