While individual customers could face price increases for digital services, public coffers could swell by US$200mn.
With the latest payment, lenders, suppliers and sub-contractors in the Ruta del Sol 2 concession will receive nearly US$200mn, which add to the US$235mn previously approved.
Mexican industrial production offered a low-side surprise in November; consumer confidence hit a 12-year high in December.
The government wants to step up the fight against money laundering and organized crime.
Holders of the basic savings/debit card account can now make purchases online.
Lawmakers in Chile pass a bill that establishes an independent fiscal council and Ecuador mulls new consumer protection measures.
Despite a growing list of former authorities implicated, political figureheads haven't suffered major setbacks, although the probe could still change the political landscape and have severe impacts on infrastructure projects.
Blockchain is moving from the concept phase to the real world. A unit of British-based Internet Mobile Communications (IMC) is a global first-mover in this sphere. Clare Butler, marketing chief of IMC, which has operations in Chile, tells BNamericas more.