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)


Copa America Centenario 101 – All you need to know about Copa America Centenario

The brightest stars in world soccer are headed to the US next summer, and they’ll be playing for keeps. The US will host the Copa America Centenario in June 2016, with 10 South American national teams joined by six CONCACAF countries – includ


Ricky Martin, Pitbull, Lafourcade win Grammys in Latin categories

Ricky Martin, Natalia Lafourcade and Pitbull were some of the winners in the Latin categories at the 58th edition of the Grammy Awards, just as had been announced at the ceremony ahead of the primetime gala. Ricky Martin won in the best Latin pop alb


Pope Francis embraces Mexico’s indigenous community with expected visit to Chiapas

For centuries, the Catholic Church has worked to keep indigenous cultures and customs out of the liturgy. But Pope Francis appears to be spearheading another major shift in policy with his visit to the Mexican state of Chiapas. The inclusion of pine


Argentina makes offer to foreign creditors

The Argentine government has made an official proposal to foreign investors holding $9bn (£6.25bn) in bonds the country defaulted on. After five days of negotiations in New York, it offered to pay 75% of the amount awarded by US courts in 2012. The


Panama Canal expansion: Challenge for blasting company

The 3,500 blasts that Spain-based multinational Maxam has detonated as part of the Panama Canal’s expansion have been one of the biggest technological challenges for the firm, a leader in staged explosions in mining and public works projects. &