Latin America

OECD Calls Meeting Next Week to Discuss Panama Papers

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has called a meeting of senior tax officials from leading economies on April 13 in Paris to discuss a common response to widespread tax avoidance schemes reportedly unveiled by the so-called Panama Papers.

Ex-Cuban Prisoner Says Cuban Economy Thwarted by its Own Policies

As President Obama makes his historic trip to Cuba amid normalizing relations with the U.S. and the Caribbean country, Alan Gross, a former U.S. subcontractor who was held prisoner in the country for five years, weighs in on the significance of the visit and the shift already seen in Cuban government policies.