Entries in Latin America (2)


Obama Says U.S. "Equal Partners" with Latin American Counterparts

Cris Bouroncle/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) – President Barack Obama told Latin American leaders that the United States is excited about the possibilities of working as “equal partners” with those in Latin America and the Caribbean, Bloomberg Businessweek reports.

Speaking at the Summit of the Americas in Cartagena, Colombia on Saturday, Obama stressed the need for democracy and the rule of law as crucial elements needed to expand economies.

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Netflix Plans Latin American, Caribbean Expansion

PRNewsFoto/Netflix, Inc.(LOS GATOS, Calif.) -- Internet movie subscription service Netflix on Tuesday announced its planned expansion into 43 countries throughout Latin America and the Caribbean this year.

Streaming movies and television shows to customers since 2007, the company added instant streaming in Canada last year.  Now for a flat monthly subscription rate, customers in Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean will be able to stream Netflix-licensed media to TVs and computers.

Netflix will offer media in Spanish, Portuguese and English.

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