Latin American billionaires surge as world’s most unequal region buckles under coronavirus strain

The fortunes of Latin America’s 73 billionaires surged by $48.2 billion since the beginning of the pandemic even as the region buckles as one of the worst-hit regions in the world, said Oxfam today.  The region minted on average one new billionaire every two weeks since March while millions of citizens have been left battling sickness, extreme economic hardships and struggling to put food on the … Continue reading Latin American billionaires surge as world’s most unequal region buckles under coronavirus strain