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Bolivia gets pilot plant for lithium
Bolivia gets pilot plant for lithium batteriesMetalbulletin.com (subscription)Bolivia has installed the country's first lithium pilot plant, with a production capacity of 1,000 batteries per day, in the city of La Palca in Potosí region. The operation will count on the resources of Uyuni Salar, located in the region. It is part ...
Posted on 24 February 2014 | 3:50 am
Death toll rises to 59 in Bolivia downpours
Death toll rises to 59 in Bolivia downpoursBusiness StandardLa Paz, Feb 23 (IANS/EFE) The torrential rains and flooding that have lashed Bolivia for several weeks have claimed 59 lives, affected more than 59,800 families, and some 100,000 cattle have died, government and business sources said Saturday. Bolivian ...Bolivia Steps Up Actions to Evacuate Flood VictimsPrensa LatinaSevere Rains, Floods Lead to 59 Deaths in BoliviaHispanically Speaking Newsall 8 news articles »
Posted on 22 February 2014 | 7:07 pm
Family of Brisbane woman jailed in Bolivia
Brisbane TimesFamily of Brisbane woman jailed in Bolivia pleads for public to take noticeBrisbane TimesShe said Alana's online friend had contacted the 24-year-old while she was on holiday in Malaysia, and offered to help pay for flights to visit Bolivia. She said the friend also provided a bag to Alana which appeared brand new with tags attached. The ...
Posted on 22 February 2014 | 6:06 am
Bolivia under water: Why no national
Christian Science MonitorBolivia under water: Why no national disaster declared amid floods?Christian Science MonitorSevere flooding is a fairly frequent occurrence in Bolivia, and some observers say that President Evo Morales is determined to prove that Bolivia can successfully manage its own relief efforts during an election year. RECOMMENDED: Think you know Latin ...Bolivia under water: Why no national emergency declared amid floods?Yahoo Newsall 3 news articles »
Posted on 21 February 2014 | 10:55 am
Turnabout in Bolivia as Economy Rises From
Turnabout in Bolivia as Economy Rises From InstabilityNew York TimesLA PAZ, Bolivia — Argentina's currency has plunged, setting off global worries about developing economies. Brazil is struggling to shake concerns over years of sluggish growth. Venezuela, which sits atop the world's largest oil reserves, has one of ...and more »
Posted on 17 February 2014 | 9:56 am
Los niños prisioneros de Bolivia |I am slowly but surely working on filling in the blank places on my Spanish 1 curriculum map. To create my Spanish 1 curriculum, I pulled vocabulary from the novels I wanted to read at the end of Spanish 1A (Agentes Secretos ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 10:06 pm
Bolivia: Every Day a Protest - JohnStreet protests are daily and ubiquitous in Bolivia, and they are frequently accompanied by campesinos using their favorite instrument of aural torture: dynamite. Soon the marchers began to walk by in front of the window ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 2:35 pm
Prensa Latina News Agency - BoliviaWebsite of the Latin American News Agency Prensa Latina with the head office in Havana, Cuba, and 28 bureaus worldwide., La Paz, March 7 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia celebrates the first anniversary of the passing of one of the most awaited ...
Posted on 8 March 2014 | 9:10 am
FOREST HEROINE: Bolivia's SofiaIn Bolivia, yunta is a pair of oxen or mules working together to work the land. Such work is strenuous and difficult for one mule without the other. Sofia Vexina is my yunta, my work partner. Together we prepare the land for ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 10:44 pm
Age-old indicators under stress in highIn this Feb. 14, 2014 photo, farmer and traditional meteorologist Francisco Condori measures rain water with a flow meter in Cutusuma, on Lake Titicaca's southern shore in Bolivia. Condori is a well-heeded font of ancestral ...
Posted on 2 March 2014 | 11:39 pm