Javiera Gracia

Infrastructure Writer, Chile Bureau in BNamericas  in BNamericas

Javiera Gracia became a member of the BNamericas daily content team on 2017. Previously she was the International Economy reporter for newspaper Estrategia. She covers the Infrastructure and Water&Waste sectors in South America. She has a Journalism degree and a Sociology minor from the Diego Portales University.

3829 articles written by Javiera Gracia:

Chile still in the dark in climate change battle

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

After northern Chile was badly hit by heavy rains and bad weather this month, undersecretary of public works  Lucas Palacios declared that the the infrastructure standards tha...

Colombia's political elite avoids Odebrecht backlash - for now

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Over two years after the extent of Odebrecht's bribes scheme across Latin America was revealed, some countries have seen major political figures prosecuted or even jailed&...

Operator Series: LatAm setbacks and stock woes plague Spain's Sacyr

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

In its financial results for the third quarter of 2018 released November 8, Spanish infrastructure firm Sacyr reported a net profit of 109mn euros (US$124mn), a 13% increase from a year befo...

The old infrastructure problems of Chile's newest region

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

In early September, Chilean President Sebastián Piñera inaugurated the new regional government of southern-central Ñuble region, officially created last year but which only starte...

Project Spotlight: Chile changes course of US$470mn reservoir

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Although Chile's public works ministry (MOP) labeled four provinces of Valparaíso region hydrological scarcity areas last month due to a decade-long drought, minister Juan Andrés Fon...