Earth from Space: Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia -
Space Ref (press release)Earth from Space: Salar de Uyuni, BoliviaSpace Ref (press release)The image shows part of Bolivia's Salar de Uyuni - the largest salt flat in the world. Occupying over 10 000 sq km, the vast Salar de Uyuni lies at the southern end of the Altiplano, a high plain of inland drainage in the central Andes. Some 40 000 ...and more »
Posted on 7 July 2017 | 5:33 am
Bolivia women's rights groups hope revised
The GuardianBolivia women's rights groups hope revised law is step toward legal abortionThe GuardianActivists say that Bolivia's draconian abortion regime has only encouraged dangerous clandestine abortions. About 185 such clandestine abortions are performed each day in the country, according to IPAS, an NGO. The Women's Hospital of La Paz reported ...
Posted on 7 July 2017 | 2:00 am
Consumers tired of weed can chase a new kind
FOX31 DenverConsumers tired of weed can chase a new kind of high in BoliviaFOX31 DenverBOLIVIA — If you're tired of the skunky smell coming from Colorado dispensaries but still want to chase that high, hop on a flight to Bolivia. The country is producing vodka and gin at towering heights in the Andes and those in the know say the taste ...
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 4:02 pm
Argentina eyes extending gas-import deal
Business News Americas (subscription)Argentina eyes extending gas-import deal with Bolivia - Natural Gas ...PlattsArgentinian Energy Minister Juan Jose Aranguren is considering plans to extend a deal for importing natural gas from Bolivia beyond 2026, saying it is a ...ARGENTINA: Country Wants To Purchase More Natural Gas From ...Markets InsiderArgentina seeks to ensure long-term Bolivia gas importsBusiness News Americas (subscription)all 5 news articles »
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 2:04 pm
Bolivia to extend La Paz cable car system -
Bolivia to extend La Paz cable car systemBusiness News Americas (subscription)Bolivia's capital will start work next week on the US$450mn expansion of its cable car system, already the world's longest. Construction is ... Subscriber-Only Content. BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, ...and more »
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 1:13 pm
Bolivia Lila Downs
Bolivia's President Evo Morales, right, gives a handcrafted bust of Bolivia's female indigenous leader Bartolina Sisa to Mexican singer-songwriter Lila Downs at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Downs is in Bolivia to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:27 am
Oil exploration campaign kicks off in
Bolivian state-owned energy company YPFB has begun an oil exploration campaign in the northwestern Amazonian region of Pando, which is projected to contain some 50 million barrels of crude, or more than the country's current reserve base of 34 million barrels.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:23 am
Robber Frog And Bat With Freakishly Long
With an almost 20-thousand-square kilometer area, the Madidi National Park located in the upper Amazon basin in Bolivia was established in 1995 and is known to be one of the world's largest protected areas. The national park is also known to be home to a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:24 pm
FIFA and CONMEBOL to audit Bolivia Football
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) -- CONMEBOL and FIFA will audit the finances of the Bolivian Football Federation, whose leader was jailed for alleged corruption, the president of South America's soccer confederation said on Wednesday. Juan Angel Napout said the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:41 pm
Bolivia’s president defends his right not
Bolivia’s leftist President Evo Morales is coming under a wave of criticism after a homemade video surfaced online showing the leader motioning to one of his bodyguards to bend down and tie his shoelaces. Some opposition leaders have been tweeting out ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:26 am