Shareholders from both countries agreed the purchase of Canada's Tahoe Resources by Pan American Silver of the US, which now becomes the owner of El Escobal in Guatemala, the world's second largest silver mine.
The agreed price was just over $1 billion, leading Pan American to assume the responsibility of a legal dispute that has paralyzed the mine since mid 2017.
The Xinca ethnic community have been backed by a Guatemalan court in their demands for respect of ancestral resources.
Cafta is being questioned in Washington
Officials are studying Cafta to decide on whether to block preferential access to....
Guatemala smashes its remittances record
In December, Guatemalan remittances reached $843 million.
Telecable offers free Internet in Costa Rica
The project aims to reduce the nation's digital divide.
'Dark clouds' on horizon for Mexico economy
Several indicators show that Mexico is a long way from achieving security for....