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Davivienda customers receive promotional bonuses for use with Uber in Costa Rica

Davivienda recently announced a collaboration with Uber to provide promotional benefits to the bank's customers in Costa Rica who have a Davivienda credit or debit card.

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Peru-based Enel awarded two wind power projects in Russia

Peru-based Enel SpA said in a release that Russia recently awarded two wind power projects to its subsidiary, PJSC Enel Russia, and the projects will be managed and constructed by the Enel Green Power division.

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Chevrolet and Atento honored for customer service social media effort

Atento S.A. and Chevrolet were recognized recently by the Latin American Alliance of Customer Interaction Organizations (ALOIC ) with the LATAM Gold award for Best Business to Customer Strategy, the highest regional LATAM award for customer service.

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Scholle IPN establishing packaging facility in Santiago

Packaging company Scholle IPN said it is opening a new manufacturing facility in Santiago, Chile, to produce flexible and spouted pouch packaging for institutional and retail markets.

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Cargill, Solidaridad, Biocosta start sustainable palm oil program in Colombia

Cargill said it is launching its first Latin American foray focused on responsible palm oil production in Colombia with supply chain expertise provider Solidaridad and product exporter Biocosta.

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Internet professionals gather to discuss connectivity in Latin America, Caribbean

Striving to expand internet capacity in Latin America and the Caribbean, over 735 professionals gathered recently in Foz de Iguacu, Brazil, for the LACNIC 27 summit featuring panelist discussions and assessing latest industry progress.

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S&P Down Jones Indices to handle Mexican Stock Exchange indices

The Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV) has successfully transferred its indices to the S&P Dow Jones Indices, a June 7 news release from S&P Dow Jones Indices said.

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Volvo' developing self-steering truck in Brazil sugar cane field

Volvo Trucks said a project to develop a self-steering truck in the Usina Santa Terezinha Group's sugar cane fields in Maringa, Brazil, has been a success, and the project's next step is to transition to the product development phase.

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Guatemalan businessman Fernando Jarquin Pira quietly makes donations to first responders and patients

Fernando Jarquin Pira, who runs a pharmaceutical distribution company in Guatemala and has invested a significant portion of his personal resources to philanthropy since 1995, has donated critical medications and paid for treatments of families in dire need as an expression of good citizenship. Jarquin founded Agefinsa (Agencia Farmaceutica Internacional, Sociedad Anonima) in 1995. 

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