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...

Castilla fallout reveals weaknesses in environmental institutions

Friday, September 14, 2012

The decision made by Chile's supreme court last month effectively blocking construction of power company MPX's US$4.5bn Castilla thermo plant in northern region III seems to be taking a turn...

GTSO courting Chile's "leading" e-waste recycler, all signs point to Recycla

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

US firm Green Technology Solutions' (OTCQB: GTSO) mining subsidiary GTSO Resources has opened acquisition talks with a leading electronics recycler in Chile. In a release, GTSO said the purchas...

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 ...