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.

3342 articles written by Javiera Gracia:

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...

Project Spotlight: Santiago's US$650mn airport expansion advancing, but doubts remain

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

On October 19, Chile's public works undersecretary Lucas Palacios opened a series of minor works at Santiago's Arturo Merino Benitez international airport that were included in the U...

Argentina's US$30bn PPP program faces a testing time

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

When Argentina opened the bids for the first six contracts under its US$30bn PPP program, finance minister Luis Caputo highlighted the fact that none of the 10 bidders who pre...

Argentine public works poised to take hit from belt-tightening

Monday, July 30, 2018

"If we can't find other sources to reduce the fiscal deficit, we will regrettably have to cut public works." Those were the words of Argentina's public works minister&nb...