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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.

Finance Minister says #Brazil has "no plans" for new taxes http://t.co/5Yn8RVK4rt #BrazilTrade

05/27/2015

The number of Americans visiting #Cuba has risen dramatically -- 36% -- in the first few months of 2015 http://t.co/eYVWYhv93O via @guardian

05/26/2015

Brazilian economic activity retreats 0.8% in first quarter http://t.co/YKd0hgrB2g #BrazilTrade

05/22/2015

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The latest updates across all U.S. Chamber properties

E.g., 06/28/2015
E.g., 06/28/2015
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.--The U.S. Chamber of Commerce-affiliated Brazil-U.S. Business Council, along with U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant, this week led a three-day business delegation to Brasilia, Brazil, the organization's first trip to the country during Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's new administration. Brazil Council Executive Director Cassia Carvalho and Caterpillar Brazil President Odair Renosto headed the delegation to present BUSBC's policy agenda to administration officials and advocate on behalf of the U.S.

3 weeks 6 days ago
Press Release

Entry Facilitation Among Top Priorities for Brazil-U.S. Business Council in 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C.--The U.S. Chamber-affiliated Brazil-U.S. Business Council (BUSBC) today announced the launch of its Brazil-U.S. Visa Free Coalition. The coalition, chaired by Hilton Worldwide, will focus on implementation of Brazilian access to the Global Entry Program (GEP) in 2015, and eventual visa-free travel for individuals traveling between Brazil and the United States.

4 months 2 days ago
Press Release

'Today's Moves Will Unleash the Power of Free Enterprise to Improve the Lives of the Cuban People," Brilliant Says

WASHINGTON, D.C.-- U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant today issued the following statement regarding the administration's announcement of changes to U.S. regulations relating to trade and travel with Cuba:

4 months 1 week ago
Press Release

Donohue Says, 'Steps Announced Today Will Go A Long Way In Allowing Opportunities for Free Enterprise to Flourish'

WASHINGTON, D.C.--U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today issued the following statement regarding President Obama's announcement that the U.S. government will take steps to normalize relations with Cuba:

5 months 1 week ago