Covid-19 testing day at Bogota the District Jail
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Covid-19 testing day at Bogota District Jail

Reading Time: 2 minutes To date, no positive case has been presented to the District Prison for Covid-19 The Men’s District Prison and the Women’s Annex held a Covid-19 evidence-taking session for 192 convicted inmates before being transferred to the national penitentiary. The shots were made in compliance with the security protocols contained in the July 14, 2020 Federal Read More…

97.4% of Brazilian municipalities infected with COVID-19
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97.4% of Brazilian municipalities infected with COVID-19

Reading Time: 3 minutes 1.5 million Brazilians have recovered from the COVID-19 As of Wednesday (7/22) Brazil registered 1,532,138 people recovered from the disease. Worldwide, it is estimated that about 7.4 million people diagnosed with Covid-19 have already recovered. The number of people cured is higher than the number of active cases (612,605), who are patients who are under Read More…

Ministry carries out actions for biosafety of taxi drivers
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Ministry carries out actions for biosafety of taxi drivers

Reading Time: 5 minutes Taxi’s are the main mode of transportation for many Colombians Since March 16, 2020,  the District Secretary for Mobility (SDM) has developed a series of actions in conjunction with the Bogota taxi guild to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and join other entities to decrease the speed of virus spread. . These are part of the Pact for life Read More…

Spain pumps another €50 Billion into restarting its economy
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Spain pumps another €50 Billion into restarting its economy

Reading Time: 4 minutes Over €100 Billion has already been allocated to economic relief The Spaniard Government and social stakeholders have signed an Agreement for Economic Reactivation and Employment, a new agreement that lays the foundations to speed up the economic recovery and create quality jobs following the crisis caused by COVID-19. This agreement comes from a vocation to Read More…

Guyana and Venezuela square off on international land claims
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Guyana and Venezuela square off on international land claims

Reading Time: 2 minutes Guyana and Venezuela square off on international land claims. These claims date back to 1966 The Bolivarian National Armed Force (FANB) called on Friday for the national union for the defense of the Essequibo territory, after in 2018, Guyana filed a lawsuit with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ), to debate the controversy over Read More…

Donating blood in the COVID-19 pandemic is a sign of humanity
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Donating blood in the COVID-19 pandemic is a sign of humanity

Reading Time: 2 minutes Donating blood in the COVID-19 pandemic is a sign of humanity. 272,289 blood donations were received in 2020 Blood donations are more necessary than ever during the current COVID-19 pandemic, and so Columbian Health Secretary Alejandro Gómez is taking steps to ensure that donations continue safely for blood donors and recipients. According to the entity, Read More…

The Government of Spain approves Minimum Living Income
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The Government of Spain approves Minimum Living Income

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Government of Spain approves Minimum Living Income. A living wage can lift families out of poverty. Spain seeks to eradicate poverty and encourage participation in the labour market and the social inclusion of people in situations of vulnerability. The Spanish Government estimates a minimum living income will benefit some 850,000 households and 2.3 million Read More…

Spain has performed 274 organ transplants during COVID-19.
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Spain has performed 274 organ transplants during COVID-19.

Reading Time: 5 minutes Spain has performed 274 organ transplants during COVID-19. Amidst the pandemic, surgery ER rooms remain open Spain has performed 274 organ transplants during the health crisis caused by the new coronavirus, despite the enormous difficulties posed by the peak of the pandemic. In order to return to the outstanding level of performance before the crisis Read More…

BBVA Private Mexican Firm Donates 1,000 COVID-19 Ventilators
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BBVA Private Mexican Firm Donates 1,000 COVID-19 Ventilators

Reading Time: 2 minutes BBVA Private Mexican Firm Donates 1,000 COVID-19 Ventilators. Mexico has received 3,289 ventilators to date Private investor firm BBVA Mexico and Grupo Mexico made a generous donation to the people of Mexico for the treatment of COVID-19.  The donation is part of the public-private strategy included in the “Together for Health” global initiative, whose goal Read More…

Bogotá's tourism industry has been crushed by COVID-19
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Bogotá’s tourism industry has been crushed by COVID-19

Reading Time: 3 minutes Bogotá’s tourism industry has been crushed by COVID-19. The city has a robust plan to reopen the city The Colombian capital reminds the world that, in the midst of this quarantine, it works towards the moment when it can once again receive foreign tourists and investors. Through the numbers # EnBogotáNosVemos and #SeeYouInBogota, the Colombian capital Read More…

700 Small Business In Guatemala Affected Fruit Smugglers
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700 Businesses In Guatemala Affected By Fruit Smugglers

Reading Time: 2 minutes 700 Business In Guatemala Affected By Fruit Smugglers. Mexican farmers are hurting Guatemala’s economy The Minister of Economy, Antonio Malouf, addresses banana producers in the municipality of La Blanca, San Marcos. To support banana producers in the municipalities of La Blanca, Ocós and Ayutla to combat smuggling of fruit from Mexico, the Minister of Economy, Read More…