Bolivia and Brazil - Hurriyet Daily News
Bolivia and BrazilHurriyet Daily NewsIs there some secret they share? Many other South American economies have been growing fast too, but without the dramatic change in the distribution of income that has happened in Brazil and Bolivia. Even the late Hugo Chavez's “Bolivarian revolution ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 2:07 pm
Bolivia Discusses Collective Management
International IP and the Public InterestBolivia Discusses Collective Management IssuesInternational IP and the Public Interest[Cross posted from Fundación Karisma, Link, (CC-BY)] In Bolivia, La Paz's City Council is discussing the “Municipal Autonomy Bill No. 100,” which seeks to create mechanisms to ensure the protection of the public performance right of musical works via ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:31 am
Bolivia-Venezuela Comparisons Should be Very
Bolivia-Venezuela Comparisons Should be Very Helpful to Radical ChavistasVenezuelanalysis.comEmersberger responds to the recent opinion article “Paralysed Venezuela vs Thriving Bolivia”, arguing: “Maduro's government, like that of Chavez before him, is facing an economic war and other forms of destabilization. The lesson from Bolivia isn't ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 8:44 am
Bolivia electoral court confirms Evo
BBC NewsBolivia electoral court confirms Evo Morales's poll winBBC NewsBolivia's top electoral court has confirmed President Evo Morales's victory in the presidential polls of 12 October. Mr Morales of the left-wing Movement Toward Socialism got 61% of the vote, comfortably beating his closest rival, centre-right ...GWYNNE DYER > Bolivia and BrazilHurriyet Daily NewsBolivia court confirms third term for MoralesJURISTNow It's Official: Bolivia's Morales Re-ElectedABC NewsThe Economist (blog) -Yahoo Newsall 99 news articles »
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:44 am
Photo Essay: Thousands March in El Alto,
Upside Down WorldPhoto Essay: Thousands March in El Alto, Bolivia Demanding Justice for 2003 ...Upside Down WorldThousands of people marched in El Alto, Bolivia on Friday, October 17th to demand justice for the 2003 massacre of over 60 people during the country's Gas War under the Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada (Goni) administration. Sanchez de Lozada is currently ...
Posted on 19 October 2014 | 9:32 pm
Morales's Bolivia poll win confirmed
Official results from Bolivia's presidential election confirm incumbent president Evo Morales has won a third term in office and will govern until 2020.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:56 am
Now it's official: Bolivia's Morales
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivia's top electoral court is now confirming the re-election of President Evo Morales.
Posted on 19 October 2014 | 9:33 am
Bolivia's Morales wins re-election with
In power since 2006 and Bolivia's first indigenous president, Morales earned 37 points more than his closest rival, wealthy cement magnate Samuel Doria Medina.
Posted on 18 October 2014 | 9:49 pm
Bolivia's Morales pledges no major
By Enrique Andres Pretel LA PAZ (Reuters) - President Evo Morales on Monday ruled out any major new nationalizations in Bolivia following his re-election victory and said he would be "realistic" as he pursued socialist policies in his third term. Morales, an Aymara Indian and former coca grower who became Bolivia's first indigenous president in 2006, comfortably won the election on Sunday with ...
Posted on 13 October 2014 | 6:22 pm
Bolivia's Morales coasts to 3rd term as
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Evo Morales coasted to victory in Bolivia's presidential elections, winning an unprecedented third term as voters rewarded the former coca grower for delivering economic and political stability in what has traditionally been one of South America's most ungovernable nations.
Posted on 13 October 2014 | 10:53 am
Angolan Head of State Congratulates
To the Angolan President, "the achieved outcomes in the elections reflect clearly on the wish of the Bolivian people to re-elect Evo Morales for one more term of office, in benefit of the stability, development and economic and social progress of Bolivia.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:27 pm
Global Partnerships Selected for the
“The confidence that investors have in us means that we can support dozens of social enterprises like Greenlight Planet, which offers affordable solar technology to thousands of families that live in poverty, as well as Idepro in Bolivia, which is an MFI ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:04 pm
Bolivia: A fire destroys 500 hectares of
Last Thursday, a raging fire destroyed last about 500 hectares of forest and fruit plantations in the province of Chapare in Cochabamba, stated Victor Blanco, the mayor of Chimoré, on Saturday. "About 500 acres are still burning. There are weeds, trees ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:56 pm
Russia Today, Argentina Tomorrow
The Spanish-language RT deal mirrors the Venezuelan-Argentine venture in the public news channel Telesur, in which Cuba, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Ecuador and Uruguay also have minority stakes. Like Telesur, RT is presented not merely as an option in a ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:40 pm
World must stop Ebola in West Africa or face
The summit brought together the presidents of Cuba, Venezuela, Bolivia, Nicaragua and Haiti, the latter a specially invited guest. They were joined by the prime ministers of Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. ALBA members Ecuador ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:48 pm
British zoo sends 6 endangered macaws to
Six endangered macaws have been flown from Britain to Bolivia in hopes that they can help save a species devastated by the trade in wild animals, international conservation experts said Tuesday.
Posted on 13 March 2013 | 12:10 pm
Bolivia leader unable to meet ailing Chavez
Bolivian President Evo Morales says he wasn't able to meet his cancer-stricken "brother," President Hugo Chavez, during a visit to Venezuela.
Posted on 20 February 2013 | 2:14 pm
Boom in quinoa demand stresses Bolivia
The growing global demand for quinoa by health food enthusiasts isn't just raising prices for the Andean "super grain" and living standards among Bolivian farmers. Quinoa fever is running up against physical limits.
Posted on 19 February 2013 | 11:34 pm
Morales nationalizes Spanish-owned airport
President Evo Morales nationalized on Monday the Spanish-owned venture that runs Bolivia's country's three main airports in his government's third expropriation of a Spanish company in 10 months.
Posted on 18 February 2013 | 8:27 am
Bolivia mining town erects huge statue of
The Carnival celebrations in this Andean mining city already rival Brazil's Rio de Janeiro for color and culture, if not for size. Now Oruro has erected a huge statue of the Virgin Mary that's a little taller than Rio's famed Christ the Redeem
Posted on 1 February 2013 | 10:05 am