What is The Inspirational Latin Awards and 7 reasons why you should attend this Gala Event

What is The Inspirational Latin Awards Event Did you know that there are over 1 million first generation Hispanics in Canada? More than 70% arrived in Canada in the past 30 years with an excellent academic level. According to the study done by the Ca


VIFF says good bye to 2018 with an Argentinian film

After 16 consecutive days VIFF came to an end on October 12th; for this special occasion  Latincouver had the honor to assist as a sponsor to the closing screening at the SFU Goldcorp theatre for the movie “El Motoarrebatador” (The Snatch Thief)


Independence Day do jeitinho brasileiro

We just love Brazil so much; not only for their delicious food, their incredible people or their party style. They have been gifted with the ability to put a smile on your face with their charm. And because of that its fair to acknowledge some of the


A little taste of Uruguay…

As a typical Latin country, Uruguay is expected to push the boat out for its Independence Day on August 25th, and rightly so, since this celebration comes only once a year. That’s why we decided to go fully Uruguayan today with a recipe for


Olympic dressage dream now a reality for Dominican Republic rider

A dressage rider from the Dominican Republic has become the first from her country to qualify for the Olympic Games in an equestrian sport. Yvonne Losos de Muñiz secure the Rio 2016 Olympic spot available for competitors from Central and South Ameri


Lessons about coffee, and life, percolate on trip to El Salvador

Jim Holland Diane and Jesse O’Connor traveled more than 2,200 miles to gain a new appreciation for something most people take for granted: a well-brewed cup of coffee. While serious java junkies are known for going well out of their way to find a g


4 dead, 3 vendors hurt after plane hits market in Bolivia

LA PAZ, Bolivia — Police in Bolivia say a small plane crashed into a market in a town in the country’s north, killing all four people in the aircraft and injuring three vendors on the ground. The Cessna 206 smashed down near the entrance


Omar Vizquel to manage Team Venezuela in 2017 World Baseball Classic

By Josh Poloha Former Cleveland Indians star shortstop Omar Vizquel has received his first managing position in baseball. Per WorldBaseballClassic.com’s Jason Beck, Vizquel has been selected to manage Team Venezuela in the 2017 World Baseball Class


Uruguay Pursues Solar-Power Industry

MONTEVIDEO – The Uruguayan government sent a bill to congress proposing a package of tax incentives to encourage production of solar panels in the South American nation. The legislation calls for rebating value added tax on purchases of both domest


Chile hands environmental permit to 600MW solar project

Chile’s Environmental Evaluation Service (SEA) has given environmental approval to a 600MW solar PV project, which requires US$1 billion in investment, project developer Valhalla Energy has confirmed. The project named Cielos de Tarapacá will use