When Peru’s billionaire Brescia family bought the world’s biggest tin deposit on the eve of the financial crisis in 2008, Apple Inc. was selling 11.6 million iPhones a year. Now it’s selling more than 150 million.
Guatemala’s Energy and Mines Ministry awarded licenses to Compania Guatemalteca de Niquel, S.A. and Minera San Rafael S.A. to begin mineral extraction in Central America’s largest economy, the ministry said in a statement published on its website.
Autodesk Inc., a maker of architectural and engineering software, unveiled new design tools and a revamped cloud-computing platform called Autodesk 360 that lets customers use the programs over the Internet.
Autodesk Inc., a maker of architectural and engineering software, said billings will rise at an average annual rate of 12 percent through fiscal 2018 as the company shifts to selling more software subscriptions.