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lunes, 30 de mayo de 2011

Cuba Latest Hot Spot for Tourism

Cuba Latest Hot Spot for Tourism: "
Cuba's recent tourist show in Havana opened with officials saying the country welcomed 2.5 million international visitors last year, a 4.2 percent increase from 2009. In the first four months of the year, arrivals have gone up almost 12 percent. ...


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Federal poverty level 2011 california 300%

Federal poverty level 2011 california 300%: "His doctrine will benot was the state of this hot weather how to describe. Some days in Harley to form any reasonable by those who exclude.


Venezuela: Police corruption blamed for kidnapping epidemic

Venezuela: Police corruption blamed for kidnapping epidemic: "By Jeremy McDermott Officially there were 895 kidnappings in Venezuela last year. However, a government survey, suppressed by president Hugo Chavez, suggests that the real figure may be closer to 17000 - 48 abductions every day - with policemen among ...


Argentina, Brazil To Resume Talks Thursday To Defuse Trade Spat

Argentina, Brazil To Resume Talks Thursday To Defuse Trade Spat

BUENOS AIRES -(Dow Jones)- Argentina's Industry Minister will travel to Brazil to meet her counterpart Thursday in the latest round of talks aimed at defusing a trade spat. After speaking with Brazil's Trade Minister Fernando Pimentel by telephone, ...

Berizzo quits as Estudiantes coach following poor results, only 4 months after ...

Berizzo quits as Estudiantes coach following poor results, only 4 months after ...: "BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Eduardo Berizzo has quit as Estudiantes coach following a series of poor results, only four months after being hired. Berizzo had replaced Alejandro Sabella, who surprised the club by stepping away just weeks after winning ...


Homeless squatters demand Venezuela synagogue be turned into a home

Homeless squatters demand Venezuela synagogue be turned into a home: "
The three-storey Beth Abraham synagogue in the Alta Florida neighborhood of the Venezuelan capital has been undergoing renovation for the last two years, said representatives of Venezuela's Jewish community. Photo by: AP.


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Chile April Industrial Output Surges 9.5% On Year

Chile April Industrial Output Surges 9.5% On Year: "By Carolina Pica SANTIAGO (Dow Jones)--Chile's industrial output surged 9.5% in April from the same month a year earlier, the government statistics agency said Monday. The increase was in line with analysts' expectations of a 9% to 11% increase. ...


Cuba slams US sanctions on Venezuela

Cuba slams US sanctions on Venezuela: "
Cuba has censured the United States for imposing sanctions on Venezuela's state-run oil company for providing Iran with gasoline and other refined oil products. "We have to denounce this aggression and we have to ask whether the US is beginning a new ...


Press TV
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Helping To End Poverty In Peru

Helping To End Poverty In Peru: "Helping To End Poverty In Peru on WN Network delivers the latest Videos and Editable pages for News & Events, including Entertainment, Music, Sports, ...


The Drug War At Home: Sharing Your Stories & Reactions

The Drug War At Home: Sharing Your Stories & Reactions: "
The most common observation was about how the drug war has impacted visits to Mexico. Some people, who frequented the country because of their proximity to the border, have stopped going because of the violence. Others still travel, but worry like they ...


KPBS
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Our aid policy must focus on link between poverty and disease

Our aid policy must focus on link between poverty and disease: "
For every $1 invested in control of Chagas disease in Brazil, $7 is returned. Lymphatic filariasis control in China produces a 15-fold return. Guinea worm eradication has been calculated to produce an economic rate of return of 29%. ...


The Guardian
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Cuban Council of Churches Recognizes Fidel and Raul Castro

Cuban Council of Churches Recognizes Fidel and Raul Castro

Havana, Cuba, May 30.- President Raul Castro attended this weekend at Havana's Episcopal Cathedral “The Holy Trinity” a religious ceremony that was the last of a series of activities to mark the 70th anniversary of the creation of the Cuban Council of ...

Mexican Cartels Spread Violence To Central America

Mexican Cartels Spread Violence To Central America: "Even by Latin American standards, income distribution in Guatemala remains dramatically skewed in favor of the rich. Giron and others warn that the volatile mix of a weak state, powerful drug traffickers, lots of weapons and intractable poverty could ...


Humala talks about his plan to fight poverty in Peru | ntn24news.com

Humala talks about his plan to fight poverty in Peru | ntn24news.com: "In the final debate before Peru's Presidential Runoff next weekend, Candidate Ollanta Humala talked about his plan to grow the economy and fight poverty. ...


Daughter of alleged drug mule speaks out

Daughter of alleged drug mule speaks out: "
Buenos Aires is Argentina's city of love, and it was the promise of love which took Sharon Armstrong there six weeks ago. But she was only supposed to stay a few days. She was on her way to London meet her online boyfriend for the first time, ...


3News NZ
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Thousands Protest Power Project in Chile

Thousands Protest Power Project in Chile: "SANTIAGO – More than 15000 people took to the streets of Santiago to protest the HidroAysen project, which calls for building five dams in Chile's Patagonia region. The environmental groups that organized Saturday's protest were especially concerned ...


Cuba Cuts Taxes to Encourage Private Enterprise

Cuba Cuts Taxes to Encourage Private Enterprise: "The government of Cuba is loosening national business and tax regulations in an attempt to spur growth in the national job market, and reduce the financial burden of state-sector wages. The Cuban Council of Ministers released a statement on May 27th in ...


Cuba Condemns US Sanctions against Venezuelan State Oil Enterprise PDVSA

Cuba Condemns US Sanctions against Venezuelan State Oil Enterprise PDVSA: "The declaration, published by Juventud Rebelde newspaper on Sunday, reads: "Cuba's government and people express their solidarity with President Hugo Chavez and with the Venezuelan people, and fully support a resolution passed by the National Assembly ...


Cuba to Host Renewable Energy Event

Cuba to Host Renewable Energy Event: "Also on the list is the 3rd Cuba-Italy Meeting, focused on the use of renewable technologies in the preservation of heritage, from artwork to buildings, and a meeting of the National Group for Energy Efficiency.


Alleged drug mule's trial could take years

Alleged drug mule's trial could take years: "
But he became unwell in a private hospital and asked her to collect a top level contract in Buenos Aires on the way. Lawyer Luis Emilio Osler told Campbell Live he has heard it all before. “There are many cases like this one in Argentina. ...


3News NZ
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Venezuelans battling soaring food prices

Venezuelans battling soaring food prices: "By FABIOLA SANCHEZ , 05.30.11, 04:28 PM EDT EL TIGRE, Venezuela -- Soaring food prices are forcing many Venezuelans to change their eating habits, trim their shopping lists and set aside more of their earnings to feed their families. ...


Education in Brazil's north-east

Education in Brazil's north-east: "I've been asking people from Brazil do not spread wrong thoughts abroad! The cause of north east poverty is simple: our bad education. "Our"... "we" need a better education - not only "them"! Yeap the education in rich states like Sao Paulo is a little ...


IPSofacto » poverty reduction

IPSofacto » poverty reduction: "Motivated by these two events and the impact of this program in poverty reduction in Brazil, this article focuses on the understanding of motivations, ...


Venezuelans protest US sanctions against oil co.

Venezuelans protest US sanctions against oil co.: "By CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER AP Thousands of government supporters jammed into a plaza Sunday to protest US sanctions against Venezuela's state oil company, ...


Two-thirds of children in Honduras live in poverty

Two-thirds of children in Honduras live in poverty: "
According to a study by the Economic Commission for Latin America and UNICEF, in Honduras two-thirds of children are malnourished and lack access to safe water, sanitation and education. Poverty also affects nearly 81 million children under the age of ...


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