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Americas

As an advocate for U.S. business throughout the hemisphere, the U.S. Chamber's Americas works closely with members, governments, multilateral institutions, and American Chambers of Commerce to promote a wide range of hemispheric trade and investment initiatives and to resolve specific commercial and regulatory challenges in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Canada.

"Not even those who are most negative dare predict that peace is worse than war" says Camilo Reyes, @AmChamCol ED, on #Colombia Peace Accord

08/26/2016

Healthcare pros at @JNJCares, a BUSBC member, work to improve the lives of pregnant women & babies w/microcephaly. https://t.co/mp5wdT4CX9

08/23/2016

#Brazil posts July current account gap, #FDI falls sharply https://t.co/Lj2uE2wzG6

08/23/2016

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Issue Brief

Yesterday the Government of Cuba released updated "guidelines of economic and social policy of the Cuban Party and the Revolution for the period of 2016-2021." The plan was approved during the Seventh Cuban Party Congress in April 2016 and by the Cuban National Assembly of People's Power in July 2016.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 6:45pm
In the News

On a steamy summer day one year ago, standing on a dusty Havana back-road, Carlos Gutierrez was somehow able to find the childhood home he’d last seen more than a half century earlier, before he and his family fled Fidel Castro’s communist revolution.

It’s a blood bank now, but he walked down the street, rounded a curve and recognized it right away: No. 26, a simple one-story house.

Report

The Top 10 Reasons The TPP Works For America

Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 11:45am
In the News

WASHINGTON, June 2, 2016 - The agribusiness sectors of Cuba and the United States could both stand to learn a little from the other country, Cuba's agriculture minister said Thursday in Washington.

In an address at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce headquarters, Gustavo Rodriguez detailed the things that his sector hoped to learn from its American counterpart, but also what he thinks Cuban agriculture has to offer the U.S.

Monday, June 6, 2016 - 1:45pm
Above the Fold
Havana, Cuba
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Nearly a year and a half ago, President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro announced they would reestablish diplomatic relations between their two countries, setting the United States and Cuba on course for normalized relations. But while the U.S. government only launched negotiations with Cuba a short time ago, the U.S.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 10:00am
Letter

On April 20-21, 016, the business leaders of the G7 countries and the EU, convened at Keidanren Kaikan in Tokyo to discuss the world economy, trade and investment, digital revolution and global issues. The attached communique details their joint recommendations in advance of the G7 Ise-Shima Summit to be held next month. 

Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 1:00pm