Latin America Consumer Electronics Articles

Fair Price Law Will Reduce Investment

BMI View: Increasing restrictions on imported devices will maintain downward pressure on Venezuela's consumer electronics growth potential and further reduce incentives to invest. Vendors face a...

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Tablet Growth Offering Huge Potential

Chip manufacturer Intel is planning to return to double-digit growth in Latin America in 2014 with its strategy focused on tablets. Lower cost Android-based devices are gaining traction in the region...

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BlackBerry Crumbles And Goes Private

BlackBerry has agreed to be acquired by one of its largest individual shareholders in a deal that values the business at just US$4.7bn. Canadian insurance company Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd -...

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Foxconn Factory Stalled

The development of Taiwanese company Foxconn's new factory has been halted following a dispute with the Brazilian government over the type of technology to be used in Foxconn's displays. The...

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