• Nearly $5 billion in nuclear and gas deals come as the two countries share geopolitical interests.Americas,Europe,Argentina,Cristina Fernández de Kirchner,Gazprom,Nuclear power,Rosatom,Russia,Vladimir Putin,YPF,Michael Lerner

    The Russian and Argentine presidents at the Kremlin on April 23, 2015. Kommersant Photo/Kommersant via Getty Images
  • The VII Summit of the Americas will take place April 10- 11 in Panama City, Panama. AFP PHOTO/ Rodrigo ARANGUA

    Over 4,000 bus driver went on strike on Monday in Panama City, which the government quickly stopped.Americas,buses,Panama,strike,Summit of the Americas,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Apr 08, 2015, 4:50 PM EDT
  • Veterans of the 1982 Falklands (Malvinas) War in Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 2, 2015. JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images

    Three British firms announced a new Falklands oil discovery, and Argentina threatens prosecution.Americas,Europe,Argentina,Falkland Islands,oil,U.K.,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Apr 06, 2015, 1:02 PM EDT
  • A police special unit in a favela outside of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 8, 2015. YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

    Blouin News Business Editor Michael Lerner investigates drug trafficking and use in Brazil, where the annual toll from illegal drugs is $18.7 billion, and finds the fight to curb it will be long and tough. Americas,Brazil,Drugs,Embraer,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Apr 24, 2015, 2:35 PM EDT
  • A container ship at a shipping terminal in Tokyo, Japan, April 21, 2015. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images

    The world's first LNG-powered container ship launched on Saturday, with much lower emissions.Americas,container ship,emissions,EPA,General Dynamics,liquefied natural gas,Sea Star,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Apr 22, 2015, 11:27 AM EDT