Latin America News Q1 2018

2 LATIN AMERICA NEWS / Q1 2018 Editor’s Note , Welcome to the Q1 issue of Latin America News Magazine, your source for the latest news, up to the minute editorial and cutting edge opinion pieces from across the Latin America region. In recent news, the leading provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing services (CRM/ BPO) in Latin America, Atento S.A. is one of the 26 top employers in the region and have met the highest standards of excellence in career conditions. Recently, the company was certified for the fourth consecutive year as one of the companies with the best working policies in Brazil, according to the Top Employers Institute. In this month’s issue, Hyatt Place Aguascalientes, a brand of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, will be located in the southern area of the city in close proximity to industrial parks, automotive manufacturing plants and downtown Aguascalientes, where all municipal and central government offices are located. Elsewhere in this edition, we discover how President of Chile and CEO of Tompkins Conservation has signed decrees creating 10 million acres of new national parks, including Tompkins Conservation’s two flagship parks, Patagonia and Pumalín. The one million acres and world-class infrastructure that they contain, have been billed as the largest donation of land from a private entity to a country Recently, CINDE announced the new Heraeus Costa Rica facility which is expected to produce over two million guidewires in 2018 for medical device companies. On the 1st February, Heraeus Medical Components held the grand opening of its new state-of- the-art manufacturing facility, underscoring its commitment to its global customers, innovation and growth in Costa Rica. Lastly, we look at how one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations is set to expand into and across Latin America, which will change the region’s financial advisory space. Here at Latin America News, we hope that you enjoy reading this informative edition, and look forward to hearing from you. Jessica Daykin, Editor Phone: +44 (0) 203 725 6842 Email: [email protected] Website: AI Global Media, Ltd. (AI) takes reasonable measures to ensure the quality of the information on this web site. However, AI will not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness or completeness of any information that is available through this web site. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. The information available through the website and our partner publications is for your general information and use and is not intended to address any particular finance or investment requirements. In particular, the information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us or any of our partner publications and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making or refraining from making any investment or financial decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision. Any arrangement made between you and any third party named in the site is at your sole risk and responsibility.