Debate around the ICT reform bill has centered on a proposal to merge the telecoms watchdog and TV regulator, creating a single universal services fund for both industries.
The lower house voted in favor of investigating the alleged construction problems for the light rail system's third line that were denounced by Jalisco governor-elect Enrique Alfaro.
Local consultancy the SIU said access must increase as only about 46% of homes have computers, and mobile broadband access hovers around 61%.
A bill presented by Morena party senator Angélica García calls for miners to be stripped of concessions if they cause negative social impacts.
The measure, proposed by congress, entails barring companies for five years from public contracts if they abandon works.
The senate majority leader behind a resolution to eliminate many bank fees in Mexico has stirred controversy with the incoming government, as the public debate deepens and concerns grow.
Claudia Sheinbaum also presented the names of the designated heads of the metro, electric transport, and BRT systems.
Companies issue corporate updates relating to gold and lithium assets in Guyana, the Dominican Republic and Argentina.
Uncertainty abounds among Brazil's officials about the technology plans of president-elect Jair Bolsonaro's incoming administration. Meanwhile, the fate of an industry 4.0 program and the national IoT plan hangs in the balance.
The first mayor works in the US$650mn project are scheduled to be opened in December, while the new terminal is expected to be in operation in 2020. However, a recent dispute regarding delays in the construction and the delicate situation of consortium member Astaldi have put authorities on alert.
BNamericas talks with the CEO of Kaspersky Lab about long-standing accusations that the Moscow-based anti-virus firm may have conducted espionage on behalf of the Kremlin, and about the state of cybersecurity in Latin America.
BNamericas takes a look at the project that if completed on time could have saved Mexico City from the week-long water cuts this month.
The US$6.3bn copper-gold project will dominate production for First Quantum Minerals while driving down costs, with Taca Taca in Argentina and Haquira in Peru providing future growth options for the company.
The mining regions of Puno, Moquegua, Junín, Arequipa and Madre de Dios all face a tricky transition when controversial new authorities take office in January.
Mexican president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador's plans for a public vote on the Los Cardones gold project could have repercussions for other assets in Baja California Sur state.
Thanks to institutional advances and the extensive investment plan in infrastructure launched by the...
Expectations are positive for both sectors as a possible resumption of the Brazilian economy extends the potential of an increased demand from industry and infrastructure, an analyst told BNamericas.
The need to import gasoline to cover the shortfall for Mexico's gasoline retailers is driving demand to construct fuel storage facilities.
The Brazilian group looks to renew and expand its concessions portfolio.
A bill introduced by the environmental minister is being discussed in the lower house. Will it succeed in resolving the judicalization and the politicization of projects?