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Six Things to Know if You’re Exploring Emerging Markets

OPIC, featured in Entrepreneur May 11, 2017 by Larry Spinelli, OPIC Outreach Director Looking for your next customer? It may pay to look far from home. Today, the vast majority of the world’s consumers live outside the United States, and … Continue reading

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Trump on Trade: Colorado Trade Supporters Warn of “Devastating” Impact of Policies

by Paula Aven Gladych from BizWest May 5, 2017 President Donald Trump’s policies regarding international trade have many trade proponents in Colorado up in arms. One of his first acts as president was to sign an executive order withdrawing the … Continue reading

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Chamber of the Americas is pleased to announce the appointment of George “Jordi” Ventura as Executive Director, Chamber of the Americas in Utah

Jordi G. Ventura 1.801.201.7621 fax 1.866.636.3414 Skype: jordi.g.ventura jordigventura@gmail.com www.linkedin.com/in/jordigventura George “Jordi” Ventura is a bilingual attorney (fluent in Spanish and English) whose legal practice focuses exclusively on Latin America. He has extensive experience in a broad range of areas … Continue reading

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Hispanic Integration

According to Newswire, approximately 50 million Hispanics live in the U.S with an estimated purchasing power of one trillion dollars. Hispanic consumers are an under-served market with a higher-than-average household income and are heavily active within mobile e-commerce and social … Continue reading

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New U.S.-Cuba Travel and Trade Rules Come into Effect

from BBC News New travel and trade rules between the U.S. and Cuba have come into effect in the biggest policy shift between the two countries in more than 50 years. Measures include allowing U.S. citizens to use credit cards … Continue reading

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United Airlines announces flights to Havana as companies prepare to cash in on Cuba détente

From tourism to mobile phones, the end of the Cuban cold war could be good news for U.S. corporations by David Millward, U.S. Correspondent, The Telegraph United Airlines plans flights to Havana United Airlines has announced it will operate flights … Continue reading

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Why the U.S.-Mexico Relationship Matters

by Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico from Politico Magazine U.S. President Barack Obama (L) and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto during a joint press conference. AFP PHOTO/Alfredo ESTRELLA. January 06, 2015 — The United States and Mexico have enjoyed … Continue reading

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COTA’s Cultural Mission to Cuba

      For two decades, the Chamber of the Americas trade missions earned applause and recognition for its past explorations of Latin American and Canadian under the guidance of COTA CEO and Interim Chairman Gil Cisneros. Cisneros introduced American business people to … Continue reading

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Gil Cisneros has been elected by Dialectika MX board of directors to become their International Chairman

Dialectika MX is based in Mexico, D. F., and is a digital agency of publishing, marketing, and e-branding. Cisneros will be responsible for assisting Dialectika MX in expanding their market in Latin America.

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In Memory of Jason Johnson, a Member of the Chamber of the Americas and Our Friend

COTA member Jason Johnson, 31, died in his home on September 20, 2014. As Director of Community Outreach at Colorado Heights University, Jason worked closely with students and the administration. He helped launch CHU’s first student government in 2010. As … Continue reading

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