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Codelco, Chile’s state-owned copper company, reports that it needs more than $20 billion for structural projects over the next decade. According to the country’s finance minister, Chile’s natural resource funds, otherwise known as sovereign wealth funds, could be asked to cough up the cash.

Los países ricos en recursos naturales enfrentan retos por la volatilidad en los flujos de ingresos fiscales debido a los cambios bruscos en la demanda y los precios de los minerales y los hidrocarburos...

Mexico’s president, Enrique Peña Nieto, announced his energy reform proposal in the country. It is important to review the negotiations which preceded this agreement and how the different actors lined up in front of this situation...

Resource-rich countries face volatility in revenue flows due to sharp changes in the demand for—and prices of—minerals and hydrocarbons...

In mid-July, small associations of Colombia miners began a general strike demanding a halt to the destruction of dredges by the government. They also asked the government for technical assistance on environmental studies and support equipment upgrades...