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  • Kaleil Isaza Tuzman a decade ago, when he was president of JumpTV.com. He is facing trial on federal fraud charges in New York.

    Kaleil Isaza Tuzman, whose securities fraud trial is to start in federal court in Manhattan next month, says he has already undergone a harrowing ordeal.

  • Wednesday's advisory by the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network asks banks to keep watch for Venezuelan government contracts, wire transfers from shell companies and real estate purchases in south Florida and Houston by senior Venezuelan officials, their families or associates. Last month, the Trump administration slapped sanctions on Venezuela for...

  • DUBAI, Sept 19- The Toronto Stock Exchange, which is vying to host Saudi Aramco's overseas listing, is exploring partnerships with bourses in the Gulf to help it tap into energy privatisations there. The exchange, the global leader for oil and gas listings, expects that such collaborations would encourage parallel listings of Middle East companies, said Monica...

  • Facebook founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg (C) speaks to German Chief of Staff Peter Altmaier (R) at the so-called 'Facebook Innovation Hub' in Berlin on February 25, 2016.

    Some of the biggest companies in the world are finding they need to play by an entirely new set of rules on the once-anarchic internet.

  • SYDNEY- Sarah Harris, Reserve Bank of Australia's deputy head of financial market infrastructures, payments policy department, participates at the Risk Australia 2017 Conference 0300 GMT. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 BRISBANE, Australia- Remarks by Philip Lowe, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at Reserve Bank Board Dinner. BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank...

  • CHISINAU, Moldova- National Bank of Moldova interest rate decision. SYDNEY- Sarah Harris, Reserve Bank of Australia's deputy head of financial market infrastructures, payments policy department, participates at the Risk Australia 2017 Conference 0300 GMT. SUVA, Fiji- Reserve Bank of Fiji board meeting to announce interest rates.

  • Peru, Machu Picchu region

    The most affordable retirement locations are outside of North America, International Living reports.

  • **BANGKOK- Thailand Deputy Central Bank Governor Mathee Supapongse speaks at a business forum of monetary policy challenges for Thailand 0200 GMT. CHISINAU, Moldova- National Bank of Moldova interest rate decision. SYDNEY- Sarah Harris, Reserve Bank of Australia's deputy head of financial market infrastructures, payments policy department, participates at...

  • NEW YORK/ HOUSTON, Aug 27- Tropical Storm Harvey's effect is expected to ripple through Latin America after it shut in over 1 million barrels per day of U.S. gasoline and diesel exports typically destined for countries such as Mexico and Brazil. "Any hiccup in U.S. refined product exports is highly disruptive to the supply chain given the dependency of nations like...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 27- Tropical Storm Harvey could cause fuel shortages in Latin America after it shut in around 1 million barrels per day of U.S. gasoline and diesel exports typically destined for countries such as Mexico. "Any hiccup in U.S. refined product exports is highly disruptive to the supply chain given the dependency of nations like Mexico and other Latin...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 27- Tropical Storm Harvey could cause fuel shortages in Latin America after it shut in around 1 million barrels per day of U.S. gasoline and diesel exports typically destined for countries such as Mexico. "Any hiccup in U.S. refined product exports is highly disruptive to the supply chain given the dependency of nations like Mexico and other Latin...

  • Aug 22- Avianca Chief Executive Hernan Rincon said on Tuesday he expects the Colombian airline to become one of only two major international carriers connecting the Latin American region with global destinations. Rincon said in an interview with Reuters in New York that the airline is working to boost its presence in Argentina and Mexico, where parent...

  • CARACAS/ BOGOTA, Aug 18- Venezuela's new legislative superbody was criticized by South American governments and Washington on Friday after giving itself the power to pass laws, superseding the opposition-led congress while ex-top prosecutor Luisa Ortega fled the country. Ortega arrived in neighboring Colombia on Friday, migration authorities in Bogota...

  • BOGOTA, Aug 15- Colombian airline Avianca Holdings expects to finalize a partnership with United Continental Holdings Inc in 2017, although board and regulatory approvals could delay finalization of the deal by up to a year, the airline's chief executive, Hernan Rincon, said on Tuesday. The strategic commercial partnership, about which the airlines have...

  • Vice President Mike Pence sought to calm concerns in the region about Trump's talk, promising a peaceful solution to Venezuela's "collapse into dictatorship." Thousands of government supporters rallied in Caracas where they dennounced Trump's suggestion of a "military option" to resolve Venezuela's crisis. Over 120 people have been killed since...

  • BOGOTA, Aug 14- Colombia's state oil company Ecopetrol SA will focus exploration efforts in the next few years on unconventional deposits in the center and north of the country in a bid to increase reserves, its chief executive said. Ecopetrol will also continue efforts to develop its mature fields to boost recovery, as well as explore offshore in the Caribbean,...

  • Vice President Mike Pence

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said a a peaceful outcome is possible to domestic political turmoil in Venezuela.

  • TUESDAY, AUGUST 15 SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia to release the minutes of its August monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT. **BELGRADE- Serbia Central Bank presents inflation report for August- 0600 GMT. WINDHOEK, Namibia- Central Bank of Namibia monetary policy meeting.

  • SUNDAY, AUGUST 13 SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Christopher Kent speaks at the Moody's Analytics Forum 2335 GMT. TUESDAY, AUGUST 15 SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia to release the minutes of its August monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT. WINDHOEK, Namibia- Central Bank of Namibia monetary policy meeting.

  • dentist, healthcare, patient in dentist chair

    In these Latin American countries, expats have found inexpensive, high-quality dental care, International Living reports.