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Argentina

Argentina

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:31:00 GMT
Global Index decides on Wednesday if it includes Argentina and Saudi Arabia
Global index compiler MSCI is considering including Argentina and Saudi Arabia in its emerging market indexes at a review of its widely-tracked benchmark on Wednesday, and could potentially announce candidates that may join its...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:54:00 GMT
Argentine central bank contains run on the Peso, and major dumping of bonds
Argentine bonds touched their lowest levels of market-friendly President Mauricio Macri's term on Tuesday, but rebounded in a volatile trading session. Meanwhile the country risk (a measure of the difference between its bond yi...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:04:00 GMT
Maradona comes out in support of Messi and his missed penalty
Argentina’s Diego Maradona has come out to defend Lionel Messi after the Barcelona attacker missed a penalty in his team’s draw against Iceland on Saturday. Speaking to Telesur, the 1986 World Champion said: "I missed five ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:35:00 GMT
Argentina shores the Peso, stock market tumbles, ahead of 'Super Tuesday'
Argentina's peso rose sharply on Monday as a new central bank chief took his first moves to shore up the battered currency, while escalating fears of a damaging trade war between the United States and China drove Latin American...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:14:00 GMT
Uruguay chair of Mercosur, targets accord with China, exhausted of negotiations with the EU
Uruguay will be handed the rotating chair of Mercosur this Monday in a brief summit ceremony to take place in Paraguay. Attending will be Brazil's Michel Temer, Uruguay's Tabare Vázquez, the host Paraguay Horacio Cartes and in...

Argentina Independent

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:23:58 +0000
Guilty Verdicts in Historic Human Trafficking Trial in Tierra del Fuego
Judges in Tierra del Fuego province have condemned three people for human trafficking and forced prostitution in the first trial in Argentina in which one of the victims acted as plaintiff.

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:08:19 +0000
Senate Approves New Rental Law
The Senate has unanimously approved a bill to regulate rental contracts and control abuses by landlords and estate agents by limiting commissions and restricting price increases.

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 23:41:07 +0000
Government Confirms Enhanced Payment Plan ‘Ahora 18’
The Ministry of Production confirmed this week its plan to boost consumer spending with an expanded interest free commodity purchase program entitled “Ahora 18”.

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:33:01 +0000
First Stage of Tax Amnesty Brings in US$7bn
The first phase of the 2016-17 blanqueo closed yesterday, and Finance Minister Alfonso Prat-Gay has said that US$7bn was brought back into the country.

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 20:10:12 +0000
Senate Approves ‘Social Emergency Law’, Raises Prospect of Presidential Veto
Opposition parties in the Senate yesterday overwhelming voted in favour of a law to declare a "social and food emergency" in the country for a period of one year, raising the prospect of a presidential veto.

Bahamas Weekly

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:56:36 EDT
House of Assembly passes 2018/19 Budget, VAT increase to 12 percent
The 2018/19 Budget passed Monday evening in the House of Assembly with the majority of Members of Parliament voting for a number of fiscal provisions, including increasing VAT to 12 percent. Senate debate now takes place on the Budget...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:18:09 EDT
Cabinet Office announcement on Mr. Travis Robinson, Mr. Vaughn Miller, and Mr. Frederick McAlpine.
It is announced for general information that in exercise of the powers conferred upon Her Excellency by Article 81 of the Constitution and in accordance with the advice of the Prime Minister, the Governor-General has revoked the existi...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:39:56 EDT
DNA: The Voice of the People will not be Silenced
The Voice of the People will not be Silenced     Government is tone deaf     The people’s voice will not be silenced... According to media reports, the Members of Parliament (MPs) for Golden Isles, Bain and...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:14:22 EDT
Students Praised and Encouraged at 2018 Bahamas High School Diploma Commencement Exercises
Accomplishments of hundreds of high school students were celebrated as they received their diplomas at the Bahamas High School Diploma Commencement ceremonies on Thursday...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:50:49 EDT
Bahamian Representatives attend Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference in Cayman Islands
The 43rd Regional Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association opened on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Grand...

Barbados Nation News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0400
Consultation for international business stakeholders
The Ministry of International Business and Industry will host a stakeholder consultation on Friday, July 6, at the Savannah Beach Hotel, Hastings, Christ Church, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Participants... ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:51:00 -0400
Sir Fred passes
Sir Fred Gollop has passed away. Sir Fred, a former attorney at law and founding chairman and shareholder of The Nation Publishing Co. Limited, died early this morning. He also was a founding chairman... ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Initiatives to help us stay afloat
Prior and subsequent to the last General Election, economic gurus and political scientists of varying opinions have offered for consideration what they think are the best solutions for the resurgence of... ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 23:00:00 -0400
Cop faces court
A police constable charged in connection with the road death of a 52-year-old man, faced an additional six traffic offences yesterday. Renaldo Jerome Goodman, 29, of Glebe Land, St George, is accused... ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 22:55:00 -0400
Sewage fix soon
The South Coast sewage crisis is nearing an end, Minister of Energy and Water Resources Wilfred Abrahams has promised Barbadians. He and several high-ranking officials responsible for fixing the critical... ...

Belize Times

Bolpress (sp)

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:03:48 +0000
Los dispositivos de la extorsión
Los dispositivos de la extorsión Raúl Prada Alcoreza   Dedicado a Francisco, víctima de la extorsión judicial.     Se dice que la extorsión es un delito que consiste en obligar a una persona, a través de la utilización de violen...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:57:51 +0000
Bolivia y China sellan asociación estratégica y dan paso a la compra y venta de quinua y café
(ABI).- El presidente de Bolivia, Evo Morales, y su homólogo de China, Xi Jinping, suscribieron el martes un acuerdo de asociación estratégica y dieron paso a la compra y venta de quinua y café bolivianos, entre otros convenios que sellaron, en t...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 08:00:00 +0000
Umbrales y límites de la experiencia
Umbrales y límites de la experiencia Sebastiano Monada En los umbrales y límites de la experiencia, que, a su vez, impone acotaciones al conocimiento, nos encontramos, cuando asistimos a la invasión repentina de lo desconocido, que está más all...

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 21:08:45 +0000
Gas Natural: Evo Morales consigue $us 1220 millones de inversión de la gigante rusa Gazprom
La empresa rusa Gazprom realizará tareas de exploración de gas natural en el área Vitiacua, en el departamento de Chuquisaca, que demandará $us 1.220 millones de inversión, además abrió la posibilidad de rehabilitar antiguos campos petroleros....

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:18:50 +0000
Encuentro en el lugar de siempre cambiante
Encuentro en el lugar de siempre cambiante Sebastiano Monada Escucho de Rachmaninoff el Concerto No. 2 para piano; cuando sus notas me embriagan y me invaden; recuerdo que me regalaste el disco de vinilo del concierto. El mejor obsequio para un adole...

Brazil

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:16:00 GMT
"Beware of little David", Lula da Silva tells Brazil' team ahead of the match with Costa Rica
Ex president Lula da Silva is serving a 12-year sentence for corruption in Curitiba, but as all Brazilians loves football, the national sport, and has been contracted as a commentator for the World's Cup in Russia.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:14:00 GMT
Uruguay chair of Mercosur, targets accord with China, exhausted of negotiations with the EU
Uruguay will be handed the rotating chair of Mercosur this Monday in a brief summit ceremony to take place in Paraguay. Attending will be Brazil's Michel Temer, Uruguay's Tabare Vázquez, the host Paraguay Horacio Cartes and in...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:17:00 GMT
Several serious charges await for Temer when he steps down from office
Brazilian President Michel Temer has denied charges that he instigated the payment of hush money to former Chamber of Deputies Speaker Eduardo Cunha, a Planalto statement said. The statement was made after the Federal Police de...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:38:00 GMT
Lula football commentator: “Messi must settle its debt with the Argentine people”
Ex Brazilian president Lula da Silva might be in prison, but that has not stopped a Brazilian TV station from hiring him as a World Cup commentator. “This is not a joke,” said Jose Trajano, who hosts the daily program at th...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:21:00 GMT
Temer's record unpopularity linked directly to the performance of the economy
A Datafolha survey shows that the all-time high unpopularity of Brazilian President Michel Temer (MDB) is due essentially to dissatisfaction with the overall performance of his administration, particularly regarding the economy...

Caribbean

Colombia

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:32:54 +0000
Colombia has highest number of internally displaced people
Colombia has the highest number of internally displaced people (IDPs), according to the United Nations. In its annual report, the UNHCR, the agency in charge of monitoring forced displacement, said… The post Colombia has highest number of inter...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:49:41 +0000
66% of Colombia’s gold is mined illegally: UN study
Approximately 66% of the gold that is mined in Colombia, one of Latin America’s main gold producers, has been extracted illegally, according to the United Nations. A study carried out… The post 66% of Colombia’s gold is mined illega...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:55:19 +0000
Election fraud claims in Colombia up dramatically: observers
Reports of voting irregularities over Colombia’s presidential election on Sunday have increased dramatically compared to the 2014 elections, according to independent election observers. The Electoral Observation Mission (MOE), said in its̷...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:12:48 +0000
ELN urges Duque to continue Colombia peace talks
Colombia’s ELN rebels urged President-elect Ivan Duque on Monday to not walk away from peace talks with the country’s last-standing guerrilla group. The guerrillas’ chief negotiator, “Pablo Beltran,” told press… Th...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:09:20 +0000
10-man Colombia loses out to Japan in World Cup opener
Colombia’s national soccer team on Tuesday fell to a 2-1 defeat against Japan in its first group stage game of the World Cup in Russia after being reduced to 10-men… The post 10-man Colombia loses out to Japan in World Cup opener appeared...

Colombia Bogota

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:43:07 +0000
Colombia’s World Cup dream at risk after “draining” loss to Japan
Not all over yet for Colombia despite a heart-wrenching loss against Japan in World Cup opener. La Selección must win against Poland to have a chance to stay in Russia.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:00:38 +0000
Avianca expands its wings to Chicago, a city of legendary architecture and jazz
Colombia's flagship airline Avianca has announced a new direct flight from Bogotá El Dorado to Chicago, a thriving city of storied architecture and world-class gastronomy.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:11:06 +0000
Colombian markets, industry and tourism respond to Duque’s election
Colombia's tourism and industrial associations have welcomed the election of Iván Duque, claiming his presidency will incentivize growth and investment.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 19:04:03 +0000
Colombia in Russia: Your breakfast with champions
Before team Colombia debuts in FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, know the times of the matches and where you can watch them before getting to the office.

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 21:58:29 +0000
Iván Duque sweeps to victory in Colombia’s runoff presidential election
The candidate of Centro Democrático Iván Duque has won the runoff election in Colombia, beating leftist candidate and former mayor of Bogotá Gustavo Petro.

Costa Rica News

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:55:57 +0000
Destinso TV Will Spend An Additional US$500K To Get Its Customers To Russia
The travel agency Destinos TV has so far spent more than US$500,000 to enable to get 270 people to Russia through regular flights. The agency had sold some 300 all-inclusive travel packages that included a direct (charter) flight from Costa Rica to R...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:32:00 +0000
Auto Mercado Rethinks Its Expansion Strategy In Light of the Country’s Slow Economic Growth
The planners at Auto Mercado drew up an expansion map for operations in Costa Rica that included the opening of at least six stores per year, from 2016 to 2024. However, what is planned does not always occur. “Sales have been low in everything ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:12:37 +0000
Qué Comemos App Announces Closing Operations
The “Qué Comemos” express delivery meal application will close operations on July 15. The announcement was made through an email sent by the firm to its affiliated clients. The business of food delivery platforms experience effervescence...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:56:38 +0000
IMF Mission: Fiscal Measures in Costa Rica Are Insufficient, But Necessary
The International Monetary Fund (IMF), during a visit to Costa Rica from June 12 to 15, 2018, warned that although the measures announced by the authorities to confront the fiscal situation are a step in the right direction, a more comprehensive refo...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:46:17 +0000
The Fuente de la Hispanidad Was Quiet on Sunday
In 2014, the Fuente de la Hispanidad in San Pedro was the scene of massive gatherings as the Ticos (national soccer team) for each win in the World Cup in Brazil. But, this year, in this World Cup 2018, with the loss on Sunday the the illusion was qu...

Dominica News online

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:40:03 +0000
ANNOUNCEMENT: Carifeed holds education conference for those involved in livestock industry
Cari Feed, Inc. invites all interested persons to an education conference to be held on June 21st, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Good Will Parish Hall. This conference is for all livestock farmers, technical officers, extension...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:13:53 +0000
Saint Jean says early childhood education forefront of policy initiative
Education Minister, Petter Saint Jean has said the importance of equipping children with the necessary skills at an early stage has been at the forefront of his ministry’s policy initiatives. He made that statement while delivering remarks at a Nat...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:41:38 +0000
CARILEC announces election of new board of directors
The Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC), which plays a leading role in electric utility advocacy, growth and sustainability in the Caribbean region, Central and South Americas is pleased to announce the appointment of the follow...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:55:29 +0000
Police force filling in gaps for Hurricane Season Blackmoore says
Minister for National Security, Rayburn Blackmoore has said the Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force is filling in the gaps and is prepared for this year’s Hurricane season. According to him with climate change, the Caribbean almost cannot predict...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:06:00 +0000
COMMENTARY: Do true Christians face hardship at times?
Many religious persons tend to have the view that once a person is a Christian, he will not face hardship. You ask them: “How are you?” They reply: “Oh! I’m blessed and highly favoured!” Then they tell you that they...

Dominican Today

Wed, 1 Mar 2017 20:40:00 GMT
Dominican military's dozens of excess generals drain State coffers
Santo Domingo.- Dominican Republic's Armed Forces have 12,000 senior officers,

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:10:00 GMT
Odebrecht temporarily suspended as State supplier: Official
Santo Domingo.- Govt. Procurement director Yokasta Guzmán on

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:37:00 GMT
From trash to titles: Democratic Party chair's Dominican roots
Santo Domingo.-Thomas Edward (Tom) Pérez

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:53:00 GMT
Dominican doctor's milestone discovery fetches Nobel nomination
San Francisco DM, Dominican Republic.- Despite

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:27:00 GMT
Dominicans in NY saw 'not much hope' in Medina's speech
New York.- Most Dominicans in Upper Manhattan

El Diario (sp)

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Gobierno y médicos trazaron directrices para dialogar
Como estaba previsto ayer desde las 10:50 se reunieron en Santa Cruz de la Sierra, autoridades del Gobierno y representantes del Colegio Médico de Bolivia. El conflicto que cumplió 40 días de movilización, podría avizorar acuerdo, siempre y cuan...

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Llegó 2018 con festejos en todo el mundo
Los ciudadanos de Kiribati y Samoa fueron los primeros en recibir el 2018 que llegó antes a los países del Pacífico Sur. Estos archipiélagos, cuya población combinada supera los 30 mil ciudadanos, escucharon las doce campanadas ante un cielo i...

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Iglesia insta a proteger la familia
En la última homilía de 2017, la Iglesia Católica celebró ayer a la Sagrada Familia, oportunidad para que el Monseñor Sergio Gualberti realice un llamado al Estado para proteger a la familia y a no impulsar modelos ajenos al plan inicial de D...

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Oposición cree innecesaria reglamentación
El diputado de oposición Wilson Santamaría advirtió que no es necesaria la implementación de reglamentación del Código Penal porque en los principios de la normativa se determinó que no la regulación en materia penal debe regirse según el C...

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Papa Francisco se reunirá con indígenas de Bolivia, Perú y Brasil
El papa Francisco se reunirá con indígenas de Perú, Bolivia y Brasil durante la visita que hará el próximo 19 de enero a la ciudad amazónica peruana de Puerto Maldonado, informó hoy el Vicariato Apostólico de esa localidad. Al respecto, el ob...

El Nuevo Diario (sp)

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:09:00 -0600
EE. UU. busca contribuir a la paz - El Nuevo Diario
Carlos Trujillo, representante permanente de los Estados Unidos ante la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA), dijo este martes en Managua que el gobierno norteamericano quiere contribuir a la pacificación de Nicaragua. Trujillo se ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:08:00 -0600
Ataque sangriento en Masaya - El Nuevo Diario
“¡Ayúdenme!, ¡ayúdenme a sacarlo!, él no es un perro, ayúdenme”, gritaba con insistencia entre las balas una mujer sobre el cuerpo ensangrentado de Marcelo Mayorga, uno de los ciudadanos muertos est...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:07:00 -0600
Diálogo continúa suspendido - El Nuevo Diario
La Alianza Cívica por la Justicia y la Democracia sigue esperando las evidencias de que el Gobierno ha invitado al país al Alto Comisionado de Derechos Humanos de las Naciones Unidas  (ONU), a una delegación de la Unió...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:06:00 -0600
Encapuchados encañonan y roban a periodistas - El Nuevo Diario
Las periodistas Leticia Gaitán, de 100% Noticias, y Daliana Ocaña, de Canal 12, fueron encañonadas y asaltadas junto a sus compañeros de trabajo por un grupo de parapoliciales  encapuchados afines al gobierno de Danie...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:05:00 -0600
BCN: actividad de hoteles y restaurantes cae 25.6% en abril - El Nuevo Diario
Abril fue un mes sombrío para la pesca, los hoteles y restaurantes  y la construcción. Estas actividades mostraron decrecimientos mayores al 10%, de acuerdo con el Índice  Mensual de la Actividad Económica (IMAE)...

Falkland Islands / Malvinas

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:58:00 GMT
Falklands' mobile services provider announces network improvement
The Falkland Islands Communications Regulator has reminded the public of changes coming this week to mobile services provided by Sure, which follows the switchover of existing services to the new mobile network.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:44:00 GMT
Falklands' lawmakers ready for a robust presentation before C24
Falkland Islands lawmakers have pledged that their presentations before the United Nations Decolonization Committee or C 24 this year in New York will be as robust as ever, despite the improvement of relations between Argentina...

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 10:24:00 GMT
Falklands government implements Environmental studies budget
The Falkland Islands are very serious and committed to protecting its unique environment, and besides strict measures to impede invasive species it has also spent millions of pounds in bio-security and environmental research.

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 22:02:00 GMT
Gibraltar flies Falkland Islands flag on Liberation Day
The Falkland Islands flag is currently flying above No 6 Convent Place to commemorate the Falkland Islands’ Liberation Day.

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 06:59:00 GMT
Falklands commercial aircraft out of service for six months
Following the landing incident on Beaver Island on Monday 11 June 2018, Falkland Islands Government Air Service has reported that the aircraft is currently secured on Beaver Island.

Honduras News

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 21:58:07 +0000
The Gordon Ramsay Honduras Video
Just last week the BBC affiliated chef published a video of Honduras. It was focused on the security, or lack of security in Honduras. As expected, the video went viral and the local newspapers made sure they put this trusted news source on their fro...

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:00:21 +0000
Honduras Tourism
Life in Honduras! When it’s freezing cold in many parts of the world, in Honduras the sun is always shining; because of its tropical location, every day of the year people can enjoy pleasant weather, with an average annual temperature of 27 ...

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:12:18 +0000
Honduras Lands Top Stop for Tourist Destination – See Why – Video and Photos
It may not appeal to everyone, but CNN has included Honduras in their top tourist destinations for 2016. One of the reasons, and probably the most controversial one, why Honduras is valued less as a tourist destination is the fact that it is being ta...

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:04:24 +0000
Honduras’ Cheap Real Estate and Low Cost of Living Attracts More Than Retirees
Tired of working just to pay the bills and have no down time? Retire early or just plain relocate to the Caribbean and save money in the process!  Check out Honduras … it offers cheap real estate and a low cost of living. Jason and Sandra rece...

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:38:51 +0000
Honduras’ Newest Tourist Attraction – “Coffee Route”
Honduras, the leading coffee exporter in Central America and the third-largest in Latin America, announced the launch of its newest tourist attraction, the “Coffee Route,” the result of a joint initiative of the Honduran Institute of Tour...

Jamaica Gleaner

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Be Transparent - JMEA head calls for thorough Petrojam investigation
President of the Jamaica Manufacturers' and Exporters' Association (JMEA), Metry Seaga, is adamant that Government must ensure transparency in its investigation of allegations of financial impropriety at the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam."My.....

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Transport Authority dispenses with buses that failed Mount Rosser test
Managing Director of the Transport Authority, Cecil Morgan, told members of Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday that five 40-seater buses costing $115 million ordered by the previous management of the entity could not pass over.....

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Montague proposes mandatory GPS for buses, taxis
Transport and Mining Minister Robert Montague says that the Government is taking steps to provide greater protection for persons who use public passenger vehicles by proposing the mandatory installation of GPS in these vehicles."We must put a GPS.....

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Repeat PPV offenders will have their licences revoked under new law
The Transport Authority (TA) says operators of public passenger vehicles who are repeat offenders will face suspension and revocation of their licences under proposed tough legislation to come on stream.Managing director of the TA, Cecil Morgan,......

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500
More than 100,000 students sit Grade Four Literacy, Numeracy tests
The Ruel Reid-led Ministry of Education, Youth and Information has announced that the final Grade Four Literacy and Numeracy examinations in their current form will be administered today, Wednesday, June 20 and on Thursday, June 21.A total of 104,....

Jamaica Observer

Wed, 20, Jun, 2018 07:01:00 GMT
PPV drivers renewing licences despite numerous road breaches
The Transport Authority (TA) is insistent that it has been increasing enforcement and monitoring of Public Passenger Vehicle (PPV) operators, but a performance audit report points to drivers still being able to renew their licence...

Wed, 20, Jun, 2018 07:01:00 GMT
NWA gets ready for complete closure of Three Miles
ALTERNATIVE routes motorists will be able to use when the National Works Agency (NWA) closes Three Miles/Portia Simpson Miller Square to vehicular traffic completely, in a month's time, were outlined to yesterday's Roads and Traff...

Wed, 20, Jun, 2018 07:01:00 GMT
Government, Opposition see value in Caricom Review Report
GOVERNMENT and Opposition MPs yesterday expressed bipartisan positions on the recommendations from the Bruce Golding-led Caricom Review Commission's Report, which was discussed in the House of Representatives yesterday.Prime Minis...

Wed, 20, Jun, 2018 07:01:00 GMT
Free birth registration fair for Linstead today
THE Registrar General's Department (RGD) will be hosting a series of registration fairs across the island over the next 18 months to facilitate individuals who are without a birth certificate or those who may need to complete the ...

Wed, 20, Jun, 2018 07:01:00 GMT
Rastaman on rape charge agrees to provide DNA samples
A 51-year-old Rastafarian man accused of raping a 11-year-old girl in his community yesterday volunteered to provide DNA samples to clear his name, when he appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court.The construction wor...

Jamaica Star

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0500
Wife wants divorce after oral sex demand
Although May Brown* has been separated from her husband for 19 years, she desperately wants the world to know that they are no longer together although she hasn't officially started the divorce process.Having endured years of physical and verbal......

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0500
God stood by me - Pastor recalls tragic loss of infant son
In 2007, Pastor James Pinnock had a nightmare that his 18-month-old infant would be killed by a bus.Within days, his nightmare became a reality. His little boy was crushed to death, while he reversed his...

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0500
Ministry of Health probes alleged dengue death
The Ministry of Health is reporting that there has been one presumed dengue-related death which occurred in 2018.This classification is based on a positive Antibody Blood Test (IgM) in respect of one person who died.Confirmation is only made with a...

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0500
No sight, lots of ambition - Visually impaired gospel artiste wants help to make dream come true
Visually impaired gospel artiste wants help to make dream come trueCourtney Cooke has been visually impaired for almost 20 years, but, according to him, that is no excuse to miss the opportunities that life gives you.When he lost his sight at 17......

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0500
'English' back behind bars - Cops capture alleged gangster seize illegal firearm
Answorth 'English' Lawrence, an alleged top-tier member of the Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland-based Dexter Street gang, is back behind bars after he was reportedly held with an illegal firearm...

La Nacion (sp)

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:49:00 GMT
Hugo Gutiérrez presentó una querella criminal contra Van Rysselberghe
El diputado comunista acusa a la senadora y presidenta de la UDI como autora del delito de cohecho por su labor parlamentaria en materia pesquera.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:26:00 GMT
Pescadores artesanales: “Por moral Piñera no debe ser candidato”
El líder de la Federación Nacional de Sindicatos de Pesca Artesanal (Fenaspar), Hernán Cortés,recordó que el expresidente “actuó como empresario, buscando favorecer los intereses de los grupos económicos en desmedro de los intereses de Chile...

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:05:00 GMT
Medel se lanzó contra Chilevisión por reportaje de supuestas becas a sus hijos
La estación televisiva había emitido una nota en la que hablaba que los hijos del defensa del Inter de Milán eran beneficiarios de una ayuda en su colegio, pero el propio “Pitbull” usó las redes sociales para aclarar el tema y criticar la lab...

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:40:00 GMT
Carlos Carmona: “Vengo con la ilusión de poder jugar”
El mediocampista de la Selección chilena habló en conferencia de prensa junto a Jorge Valdivia, y declaró que el partido de este jueves frente a Argentina será muy importante para ambas escuadras.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:35:00 GMT
Alcalde de Til Til: Evitaremos que nuestra comuna se hunda en la basura
El alcalde Nelson Orellana y una veintena de vecinos de la comuna hicieron llegar una carta a La Moneda donde expresan las acciones que llevarán a cabo para evitar que Til Til se convierta en "el patio trasero de Santiago".

La Republica (sp)


Instagram: Magaly Medina y su esposo gritan su amor con romántica foto
Enamorados. Magaly Medina y su esposo, el notario Alfredo Zambrano, dejaron Perú para poder recorrer Europa. El matrimonio comparte románticas postales en la red social Instagram.


Regiones del norte con más funcionarios inhabilitados en el país
Cajamarca y Lambayeque. Reporte de Contraloría las ubica en segundo y tercer lugar a nivel nacional con gerentes y servidores sancionados que incurrieron en falta grave durante sus funciones.


PJ confirma improcedencia de hábeas corpus de Toledo


MEF acelerará reconstrucción y reinicio de Chavimochic
Fructífero. También sincerará cifras de ejecución presupuestal. Gobernador y ministro de Economía se reunieron en Lima.


Desde Adentro
“Es importante tener una mesa directiva donde no se encuentre Fuerza Popular a la cabeza”. Congresista de APP Gloria Montenegro.

Latin America

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:05:00 GMT
Ortega's paramilitary groups on shooting spree against protestors; Church dialogue backed talks collapse
Three people were shot dead in the city of Masaya as security forces and para military groups tried to regain control of the area, a human rights group reported on Tuesday, the two-month anniversary of political unrest that has...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:54:00 GMT
Ecuadorean ex president included in kidnapping investigation
Ecuador's highest court has ordered former President Rafael Correa included in an investigation into a 2012 botched kidnapping of an opposition lawmaker. The judge in charge of the case gave Correa a month to clear his name.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:50:00 GMT
Cuba actively promotes foreign investment to prop the economy
The Cuban government opened on Monday the 3rd Edition of International Convention and Exhibition of Cuban Industry (CubaIndustria 2018), seeking to attract foreign investors to revitalize the country's economy.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:25:00 GMT
United States abandons UN Human Rights Council, “an organization not worthy of its name”
The United States is leaving the United Nations’ Human Rights Council, US envoy to the UN Nikki Haley announced on Tuesday, calling it “an organization that is not worthy of its name”, and marking the latest withdrawal by...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:14:00 GMT
Uruguay chair of Mercosur, targets accord with China, exhausted of negotiations with the EU
Uruguay will be handed the rotating chair of Mercosur this Monday in a brief summit ceremony to take place in Paraguay. Attending will be Brazil's Michel Temer, Uruguay's Tabare Vázquez, the host Paraguay Horacio Cartes and in...

Mercosur

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:14:00 GMT
Uruguay chair of Mercosur, targets accord with China, exhausted of negotiations with the EU
Uruguay will be handed the rotating chair of Mercosur this Monday in a brief summit ceremony to take place in Paraguay. Attending will be Brazil's Michel Temer, Uruguay's Tabare Vázquez, the host Paraguay Horacio Cartes and in...

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 23:10:00 GMT
The Uruguayan Foreign Ministry describes the number of immigrants arriving in the country as “never seen before”
Immigration to Uruguay, Argentina and Chile has exploded exponentially in recent years. It is receiving an “unprecedented” daily requests for refuge in the southern country, according to the Director of Human Rights and Hum...

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:45:00 GMT
Mercosur/EU begin new fresh round of trade talks: Geographical Indications high in the list
Mercosur and the European Union begin a fresh round of trade talks this week with renewed optimism that negotiators may be nearing an accord after almost 20 years of talks. Since trade negotiations with the United States were f...

Sat, 26 May 2018 07:58:00 GMT
South Korea and Mercosur agree in Seoul to begin formal negotiations for a free trade deal
South Korea and Mercosur agreed to begin formal negotiations for a trade deal in the latter half of this year to facilitate commerce and investment, the Seoul government said on Friday. South Korea signed an agreement to launch...

Tue, 22 May 2018 06:32:00 GMT
Mercosur and Japan scheduled to begin trade talks next November in Argentina
Mercosur trade bloc looks to begin economic and trade talks with Japan as soon as November, Brazil's foreign minister said, calling trade with Asia essential to regional economic health as the U.S. embraces protectionism.

Newsroom Panama

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:29:56 +0000
Panama fans follow World Cup dream

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:44:19 +0000
Explosion victims may remain homeless

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:40:58 +0000
Jaw Jaw beats War War

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:46:15 +0000
Martinelli wants out of jail

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:12:37 +0000
Martinelli case “show and politics”

Paraguay

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:14:00 GMT
Uruguay chair of Mercosur, targets accord with China, exhausted of negotiations with the EU
Uruguay will be handed the rotating chair of Mercosur this Monday in a brief summit ceremony to take place in Paraguay. Attending will be Brazil's Michel Temer, Uruguay's Tabare Vázquez, the host Paraguay Horacio Cartes and in...

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 08:16:00 GMT
WHO certifies Paraguay malaria-free
The World Health Organization (WHO) certified Paraguay as having eliminated malaria, the first country in the Americas to be granted this status since Cuba in 1973. “It gives me great pleasure today to certify that Paraguay i...

Thu, 31 May 2018 08:57:00 GMT
Paraguay will have a woman president for the first time in history
Paraguay will have a woman president for the first time in its history, at least temporarily, after outgoing leader Horacio Cartes decided to step down ahead of schedule. Vice-President Alicia Pucheta, 68, will complete Cartes'...

Tue, 22 May 2018 08:24:00 GMT
Paraguay officially moves embassy to Jerusalem: Cartes-Netanyahu summit
Paraguay officially moved the country's embassy to Jerusalem on Monday, with President Horacio Cartes in Israel for the ceremony, also attended by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Paraguay, a member of Mercosur, is now the th...

Fri, 11 May 2018 08:35:00 GMT
Paraguay's president "soul brother" accused by Brazil of money laundering
Paraguayan authorizes have issued an arrest warrant for a man President Horacio Cartes has described as his "soul brother" as part of a sweeping investigation into corruption in Latin America.

Peru al Dia (sp)

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:44:38 +0000
Maluma es víctima de robo en Moscú
Al cantante colombiano Maluma le robaron unos 800,000 dólares en relojes y otros artículos personales de su cuarto de hotel en Moscú, donde se encuentra para apoyar a la selección de Colombia en el Mundial Rusia 2018. Los objetos robados incluyen...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:32:45 +0000
MVCS: Familias con ingresos mensuales de S/3.600 podrán acceder a Techo Propio
El ministro de Vivienda, Construcción y Saneamiento, Javier Piqué, anunció este martes que el Gobierno ha decidido incrementar el ingreso mínimo mensual requerido por las familias en el país para acceder al programa Techo Propio, que hasta hoy...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:09:20 +0000
Cooperativas pagan más por depósitos que bancos y cajas
Las Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito pagan una tasa promedio anual más alta por depósitos que bancos y cajas, según estadísticas de la Federación de Cajas Municipales (Fepcmac). Según estadísticas de la Fenacrep, dicha tasa promedio anual es ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:20:00 +0000
Osiptel: Televisión por cable podrá retransmitir partidos de Rusia 2018
El Osiptel presentó una medida cautelar con la que ordena a Latina habilitar su señal abierta para que las empresas de televisión por cable retransmitan los partidos de fútbol del Mundial Rusia 2018. El Cuerpo Colegiado Permanente del Osiptel dic...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:07:24 +0000
Esposa de Christian Cueva lo anima tras fallarse el penal
Christian Cueva vivió un tenso momento durante el partido contra Dinamarca en el Mundial Rusia 2018. El seleccionado peruano falló un penal en el debut de Perú y como era de esperarse, su esposa le manifestó su apoyo. A través de su cuenta de I...

Radio Habana (sp)

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:45:44 -0400
Comienza en Cuba Industria 2018 Congreso de Reciclaje
La Habana, 20 jun (RHC) El XV Congreso Internacional de Reciclaje comienza este miércoles en el capitalino Palacio de Convenciones con el objetivo de sustituir importaciones y potenciar esa rama del sector industrial.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:50:37 -0400
Ratifica Cuba en Ginebra que la solidaridad es un tema prioritario en su política exterior
Ginebra, 20 jun (RHC) El embajador de Cuba Pedro Luis Pedroso reiteró ante el Consejo de Derechos Humanos, reunido en Ginebra el firme compromiso de su país con la solidaridad internacional, que constituye un tema prioritario, informaron fuentes d...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:45:37 -0400
Profundos análisis realizan participantes en pleno nacional de la Unión de Jóvenes Comunistas de Cuba
La Habana, 20 jun (RHC) Cuando vamos a dialogar con los jóvenes no podemos ir encopetados. Si lo hacemos con los que laboran en la industria, en la agricultura, en el azúcar, en la cultura... tenemos que ser como ellos son, utilizar sus códigos c...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:13:02 -0400
Valoran en Cubaindustria aplicación de fertilizantes líquidos
La Habana, 19 jun (RHC) Los fertilizantes líquidos para suministrar nutrientes inorgánicos a los suelos constituyó tema especial durante la segunda sesión de trabajos de Cubaindustria 2018 en el Palacio de Convenciones de La Habana.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:25:25 -0400
En Cuba rinden homenaje a los esposos Rosemberg
La Habana, 19 jun (RHC) Cubanos y norteamericanos amigos recordaron la verticalidad y el valor de los esposos Julius y Ethel Rosemberg, quienes afrontaron la ejecución en silla eléctrica en la prisión de Sing-Sing, Estados Unidos, el 19 de junio...

Siglo 21 (sp)

South America

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:12:00 GMT
Kim in China underlines “friendship, unity and cooperation” with Beijing
Kim Jong Un declared North Korea's unstinting “friendship, unity and cooperation” with Beijing during his third visit to China this year, in a show of loyalty to his main ally following a landmark summit with US President D...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:05:00 GMT
Ortega's paramilitary groups on shooting spree against protestors; Church dialogue backed talks collapse
Three people were shot dead in the city of Masaya as security forces and para military groups tried to regain control of the area, a human rights group reported on Tuesday, the two-month anniversary of political unrest that has...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:54:00 GMT
Ecuadorean ex president included in kidnapping investigation
Ecuador's highest court has ordered former President Rafael Correa included in an investigation into a 2012 botched kidnapping of an opposition lawmaker. The judge in charge of the case gave Correa a month to clear his name.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:50:00 GMT
Cuba actively promotes foreign investment to prop the economy
The Cuban government opened on Monday the 3rd Edition of International Convention and Exhibition of Cuban Industry (CubaIndustria 2018), seeking to attract foreign investors to revitalize the country's economy.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:37:00 GMT
General Electric loses its place in the Dow Jones average after more than 100 years
General Electric is losing its place on the Dow Jones Industrial Average after more than 100 years in a move that reflects a fall in the firm's fortunes and changes to the US economy. Walgreens Boots Alliance is to take its spo...

The Dominican

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 22:10:44 GMT
Relationship between Dominica and T@T solid says PM Skerrit
Dominica’s prime minister Roosevelt Skerrit is reporting that the relationship between Dominica and Trinidad and Tobago remains “solid.”

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:52:40 GMT
T&T’s vote against Dominica sparks outrage with calls for firing of foreign minister
Trinidad and Tobago’s decision to vote against Dominica’s appeal to the Organization of American States (OAS) for a two year waiver on its fees owed to the institution has met with outrage, disbelief and disgust within the country.

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 21:19:13 GMT
Rare endangered parrots illegally smuggled from Dominica
Dominica is reeling from the news that its rare and exotic parrots have been illegally smuggled out of the country with the assistance of government workers.

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:17:46 GMT
Male birth control pill found to be effective and safe to use
Scientific investigators at the University of Washington Medical Centre have successfully tested a contraceptive pill for men.

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 10:35:09 GMT
Dominica born attorney Garvin Ambrose sworn in to the bar of the US Supreme Court
On February 28, 2018, Dominican born attorney, Garvin Gauss Ambrose was sworn in as a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States in Washington, D.C.

The Reporter

Fri, 13 May 2016 21:30:13 +0000
Dara gets another award for his “mission”
By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Joel “Dara” Robinson, known in most sectors for his tireless effort to keep hungry schoolchildren fed, has earned another award for his “mission”, and a donation towards his effort. The philanth...

Fri, 13 May 2016 19:39:57 +0000
Study shows some over-the-counter drugs are dangerous to the brain
By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Anticholinergic drugs, including Xanax, Zyrtec and Codeine, can cause cognitive impairment and an increased risk of dementia, according to a new study published in the journal JAMA Neurology. The study offers proof of ...

Fri, 13 May 2016 19:38:25 +0000
Police help villagers; villagers give back
By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor The San Juan village police station has a new look, courtesy a free upgrade and paint job provided late last week by the village chairman, the chairman of the San Juan water board and the villagers of that community. T...

Fri, 13 May 2016 19:37:19 +0000
Food drive in memory of “Remo” Clarke
The Kareem Clarke Memorial Fund held a food drive last weekend, the first of three annual events, in honor of the slain Kremandala journalist. Ten months after Clarke’s fatal shooting, representatives of the Fund gathered outside three Belize C...

Fri, 13 May 2016 19:35:15 +0000
Caribbean country trying out GMO mosquitoes to fight Zika
By Benjamin Flowers To address growing concerns about the Zika virus outbreak in the region, the Cayman Islands has agreed to be a testing site for genetically modified mosquitoes. The Cayman Islands Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU), is work...

Trinidad and Tobago Guardian

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 18:46:46 +0000
Who will you vote for in the local government elections?
COP 4% (88 votes) ILP 26% (573 votes) MSJ 1% (24 votes) NJAC 0% (11 votes) PNM 36% (799 votes) UNC 17% (366 votes) None of the above 8% (174 votes) Hmmm...not sure 3% (...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 03:19:00 +0000
Wednesday 20th June, 2018

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 03:16:27 +0000
Archbishop launches ministry for migrants, refugees today
Published: Wednesday, June 20, 2018Today the world will observe World Refugee Day, a day when “we commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees” (UN). Archbishop Jason Gordon has launched an Archdiocese’s Minis...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 03:13:49 +0000
We need to embrace love and respect for others
Caroline C RavelloPublished: Wednesday, June 20, 2018MENTAL HEALTH MATTERSBeing able to exercise judgment is a desired quality in order to become a good decision maker. It is a great asset in assessing people and selecting personalities for rela...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 03:10:31 +0000
West Side Story goes to Queen’s Hall tomorrow
Paula LindoPublished: Wednesday, June 20, 2018The upcoming production of the Broadway classic musical West Side Story marks the return of production company Must Come See Productions to the theatre landscape of T&T after a four year hiatus. ...

Unasur

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 06:31:00 GMT
Unasur under pressure: six nations, including Brazil and Argentina, suspend their memberships
Half of the nations belonging to Unasur, a South American bloc set up a decade ago to counter U.S. sway in the region, have decided to suspend their membership, a Brazilian official announced on Friday.

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:02:00 GMT
Unasur to be purged of its "ideological bias", anticipates Paraguay
Paraguay has stated it is time to put an end to the "ideological bias" of the Union of South American Nations, Unasur, and recover its integration profile which was the main purpose of its creation. A foreign ministers summit o...

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 05:59:00 GMT
OAS listens to mediators' appeal for government/opposition dialogue in Venezuela
Addressing the OAS Permanent Council, former Spanish president Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero said that reconciliation is an indispensable and essential challenge to overcome the current confrontation situation in Venezuela, and ...

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:40:00 GMT
Venezuela opposition leader in Latin American tour in search for support
One of Venezuelan top opposition leader on Monday launched a tour of Latin American countries to rally support for his side in its bid to remove President Nicolas Maduro from office. Henrique Capriles, a senior figure in the op...

Mon, 16 May 2016 05:46:00 GMT
Brazil warns neighbors about "propagating falsehoods over the internal political process"
Brazil's interim government dismissed criticism by populist countries in Latin America, including Venezuela, Cuba and Bolivia, over the impeachment process of Dilma Rousseff, who was suspended as president by the senate.

Uruguay

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:14:00 GMT
Uruguay chair of Mercosur, targets accord with China, exhausted of negotiations with the EU
Uruguay will be handed the rotating chair of Mercosur this Monday in a brief summit ceremony to take place in Paraguay. Attending will be Brazil's Michel Temer, Uruguay's Tabare Vázquez, the host Paraguay Horacio Cartes and in...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:10:00 GMT
Uruguay and oil hopes: a permanent bidding round scheme, after failure of latest auction
Uruguay will move towards a permanent offer process for offshore oil blocks as other Latin American countries have done, after an April auction failed to attract bids, Industry, Energy and Mining Minister Carolina Cosse said in...

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 23:10:00 GMT
The Uruguayan Foreign Ministry describes the number of immigrants arriving in the country as “never seen before”
Immigration to Uruguay, Argentina and Chile has exploded exponentially in recent years. It is receiving an “unprecedented” daily requests for refuge in the southern country, according to the Director of Human Rights and Hum...

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:24:00 GMT
UK Armed Forces minister visits Chile and Uruguay
The United Kingdom Minister for the Armed Forces was in Chile and Uruguay as part of a visit to South America in the framework of increasing closer bilateral relations. The Rt Hon Mark Lancaster TD MP, made an official visit to...

Mon, 28 May 2018 14:07:00 GMT
International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, Secretary-General to Visit Troops in Mali
On Tuesday, 29 May, the United Nations will commemorate the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. Today, more than 96,000 uniformed personnel from 124 troop- and-police-contributing countries serve under the blue f...

Venezuela

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 11:12:00 GMT
World Health Organization update on suspected polio case in Venezuela
Following unconfirmed reports on 8 June of suspected polio re-emergence in Venezuela, final laboratory testing has confirmed the cause of the paralysis is not wild poliovirus or vaccine-derived poliovirus, according to a releas...

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 08:23:00 GMT
Miami media says US$ 800 million in assets of Diosdado Cabello frozen in the US, but he flatly denies the version
The U.S. government has frozen about US$ 800 million in assets from senior Venezuelan leader Diosdado Cabello Miami journalist Oscar Haza reported Tuesday during his morning radio show on Miami’s Spanish-language Zeta 92.3.

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 23:10:00 GMT
The Uruguayan Foreign Ministry describes the number of immigrants arriving in the country as “never seen before”
Immigration to Uruguay, Argentina and Chile has exploded exponentially in recent years. It is receiving an “unprecedented” daily requests for refuge in the southern country, according to the Director of Human Rights and Hum...

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:57:00 GMT
Venezuela closer to being suspended from OAS
The Organization of American States (OAS) on Tuesday passed a resolution to call an extraordinary assembly to vote on suspending Venezuela from the 34-member group after President Nicolas Maduro’s widely condemned re-election...

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:52:00 GMT
Venezuela's oil delivery contracts could suffer 50% haircut
Venezuela’s state-owned PDVSA is considering a declaration of force majeure on some of its oil supply contracts in June unless its clients agree to accept volume reductions of up to 50%, Argus reported on Tuesday, citing PDVS...

Venezuela Analysis

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:12:00 -0400
Venezuela’s Central Bank Stats Show Cash in Short Supply
Ordinary people’s difficulty in getting paper money leads to long lines and more electronic transactions.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:33:00 -0400
Venezuela To Not Participate in Guyana-led Process at ICJ
Venezuela has claimed the region part of its territory for hundreds of years, but in 1966 the U.K., which was Guyana's then-colonizer, gave the authority to Guyana.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:52:00 -0400
Sanctions and Blockade: Aggression to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
This report examines the attempt to impose the Monroe Doctrine through US-led sanctions.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 21:32:00 -0400
Venezuela’s Maduro Unveils Renewed 'Young and Feminist' Cabinet
The president has expanded his team beyond the ruling PSUV with the surprise incorporation of Tupamaro’s Hipolito Abreu.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 21:10:00 -0400
Arrested Grassroots Chavistas Released amid Battle with 'Corrupt' Socialist Mayor
Five leftist community leaders were arrested Friday allegedly on the orders of the local socialist party mayor, whom they accuse of corruption. 

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