A legal framework for the future of work

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is changing the way in which workers and employers meet and interact in the market, but the legislation of these new forms of work moves slower than its rapid implementation. This fifth issue of The future of work in Latin America and the Caribbean series highlights the urgency of updating the regulations that…

Grant exemptions for several multilateral organizations

The US Treasury amended an executive order banning all transactions with the Venezuelan Central Bank (BCV) to grant exemptions for several organizations. Those authorized to deal with the BCV include the CAF Development Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund. Also exempted were the Red Cross and a host…