Bolivia distributes technological packages
Bolivia distributes technological packages to avoid losing potatoesFreshPlazaBolivia distributes technological packages to avoid losing potatoes. Bolivia's national agricultural health and food safety service distributed a technological package to small scale growers, aimed at combating pests and avoiding losses in potato crops.
Posted on 26 October 2016 | 5:24 am
Bolivia, Repsol to Sign Deal to Develop Two
Bolivia, Repsol to Sign Deal to Develop Two Natural Gas FieldsRigzoneLA PAZ, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Bolivia's government and a consortium led by Spain's Repsol SA will sign a deal to develop two natural gas fields with an investment that could exceed $1 billion, a government official told reporters on Tuesday. Repsol ...Bolivia, Repsol to sign ~$1B deal to develop two gas fieldsSeeking Alphaall 3 news articles »
Posted on 26 October 2016 | 2:47 am
Why One New York Designer Traveled to
Why One New York Designer Traveled to Bolivia to Craft the Perfect SweaterVogue.comThat's exactly why she journeyed to La Paz, Bolivia, earlier this year to spend a week learning hand-knitting techniques from local female artisans. She teamed up with the Madres and Artesanas Tex S.R.L. cooperative, which helped her create the ...
Posted on 25 October 2016 | 2:02 pm
Bolivia's Mining Industry Puts President
Bolivia's Mining Industry Puts President Morales Between a Rock and a Hard PlacePanAm PostOn August 25, 2016, the world was shocked by reports that striking miners in Bolivia had brutally tortured and murdered Bolivian Vice Minister of the Interior Rodolfo Illanes. Sent by President Evo Morales to negotiate with the mining cooperatives in ...
Posted on 25 October 2016 | 9:10 am
Bolivia's melting glaciers have become
Bolivia's melting glaciers have become ticking time bombsScienceAlertScientists have found that it's not just coastal regions of the world that are at risk from melting ice - a new study shows that shrinking glaciers in Bolivia are set to leave behind lakes that will put nearby villages in danger of flash floods that ...
Posted on 24 October 2016 | 8:36 pm
Bolivia to host all off-road races of 2016
Santa Cruz (Bolivia), April 14 (IANS) Bolivia President Evo Morales has announced that all categories of the 2016 Dakar Rally will race through his country. While the rally organiser, the Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO), is not due to announce the exact routes and dates of the competition until April 16, Morales said Bolivia will host three days of competition and two rest days. "The preliminary ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:22 am
Bolivian villagers bury suspected killer
(MENAFN - Arab Times) LA PAZ Bolivia (AP) Villagers in Bolivia's southern highlands buried a man alive in the grave of the woman he is suspected of having raped and murdered an of...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 11:53 pm
New York City art collectors return stolen
Backdropped by the paintings "Virgin of Candelaria," and "Escape to Egypt," Bolivia's President Evo Morales, second from right, shakes hands with Richard Huber, right, as Roberta Huber, second from left, and Bolivia's Vice President Alvaro Garcia, watch, during a ceremony recognizing the return of the stolen art, at the government palace, in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, April 9, 2015. Avid ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 12:22 pm
Bolivia's Evo Morales Calls Obama
Bolivia's President Evo Morales blasted U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday, calling him "patronizing" and "imperial" as leaders from across the Americas gathered in Panama to broker trade deals and discuss foreign policy. Morales said in an exclusive interview that aired on teleSUR Friday morning that the Obama administration's tense relations with Venezuela, an ally to Bolivia, underscored ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 11:48 am
New York couple returns stolen Andean
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Two colonial-era paintings that were stolen from a provincial church in 2002 have been returned to Bolivia by the New York City art collectors who purchased them unaware of their history.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 1:15 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
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