US health platform Sharecare looks to spread healthcare in Latin America by leveraging mobile connectivity in a region where populations are spread out and medical resources are limited and expensive.
The group could be looking to unload both its Mexican and Central American units to reduce its 43.6bn-euro debt burden, according to a Spanish daily.
On Monday bondholders rejected the terms that Digicel was offering to extend the payment deadlines for US$3bn in debt.
The board of Brazilian telco Algar approved a capital increase to 1.09bn reais while the ministry of planning and budget hired federal data processing company Serpro for 336mn reais without a bidding process.
Rising unemployment has led people to flock to the ride-hailing company to work as drivers, according to a Reuters report.
The ministry of science, technology, innovation and communications (MCTIC) approved another 70mn reais (16.9mn) to kick off phase 1 of the Sirius synchrotron light particle accelerator, construction of which is nearing completion. Investment in Sirius amounts to 1.3bn reais.
"We're on stand-by," said a Nutanix official, as the company waits to see how the country's financial situation will pan out.
UK systems integrator Logicalis has completed the acquisition of Chilean ICT services and solutions provider Grupo Coasin through which it expects to consolidate its presence in Chile and Peru. BNamericas spoke to Latin America CEO Rodrigo Parreira to find out more.
Over 44% of service complaints filed with regulator IFT in the second quarter of the year were about service interruptions. Of those, over 50% had to do with internet service problems, the IFT added.