SOURCE : Mercopress (01-02-11) In her first overseas visit as Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff ratified Monday in Buenos Aires the “special strategic” relation with Argentina while her counterpart Cristina Fernandez de [...]
SOURCE : ISN Insights (01-02-11) “We either make corrections or our time skirting the precipice will run out, and we will sink ourselves and the efforts of entire generations .” Raul [...]
SOURCE : Agence France Presse (28-01-11) CARACAS – Les compagnies pétrolières étrangères associées à l’entreprise publique vénézuélienne PDVSA dans l’exploitation de brut ont fait jeudi des propositions pour augme ...
SOURCE : Agence France Presse (28-01-11) Le Brésil et l’Argentine souhaitent construire en commun un réacteur nucléaire de recherches, a indiqué vendredi un haut diplomate brésilien. La présidente brésilienne Dilma Rousseff, qu ...
SOURCE : EFE (26-01-11) SAO PAULO – Brazilian state-controlled energy company Petrobras said it struck oil at a pre-salt block located in “ultra-deep” waters of the Santos Basin, located off the [...]
SOURCE : Associated Press (26-01-11) CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s top security official and Colombia’s defense minister signed an accord Wednesday to strengthen cooperation in the fight against drug trafficking along ...
SOURCE : Xinhua (25-01-11) HAVANA, Jan. 25, 2011 (Xinhua News Agency) — Cuba produced about 4 million tons of oil in 2010, similar to the year 2009, raking in 1.4 billion [...]
SOURCE : Inter Press Service (25-01-11) QUITO, Jan 25, 2011 (IPS) – Seven of the 16 foreign oil companies operating in Ecuador have decided to pull out of the country in [...]
SOURCE : Council on Hemispheric Affairs (24-01-11) As mounting tensions continue to smolder on the Korean Peninsula, another border dispute has been heating up in Central America, pitting Nicaragua against Costa [...]
SOURCE : Reuters (24-01-11) MIAMI Jan 24 (Reuters) – A Florida Republican congressman has sent a proposed bill to Congress seeking to block Cuba’s plans to start its first full-scale offshore [...]
SOURCE : Bloomberg (24-01-11) Jan. 24 (Bloomberg) — Marcio Mello, chief executive officer of HRT Participacoes em Petroleo SA, talks about the company’s operations in the Amazon. Mello said the Brazilian [...]
SOURCE : Latin American Herald Tribune (24-01-11) MADRID – Corruption in Cuba has become a generalized phenomenon that reaches into the top leadership of the Communist Party as well as into [...]
SOURCE : Inter Press Service (21-01-11) UNITED NATIONS, Jan 21, 2011 (IPS) – “We are a peaceful people. We don’t like war. We don’t want police and military on our land,” [...]
SOURCE : EFE (20-01-11) “At the end of 2010, we had a level of 217 billion barrels of oil, and now, at the start of this year, we are in a [...]
SOURCE : EFE (19-01-11) The leaders agreed that their countries will respect the ruling of the International Court of Justice at The Hague over maritime boundaries, stated that the lawsuit must [...]
SOURCE : Agence France Presse (20-01-11) Israeli arms manufacturer Elbit Systems said on Wednesday it is to supply the Brazilian air force with unmanned aerial vehicles. The Hermes 450 drones will be [...]
SOURCE : Reuters (19-01-11) CULIACAN, Mexico (Reuters) – A decade after its leader escaped from prison, Mexico’s Sinaloa drug cartel is the most powerful organized crime gang in the Americas despite [...]
SOURCE : Reuters (18-01-11) COBAN, Guatemala (Reuters) – Guatemala extended military operations on Tuesday to sweep out Mexican drug cartels from a lawless northern state where well-armed traffickers often outgun government [...]
SOURCE : Inter Press Service (17-01-11) HAVANA, Jan 17, 2011 (IPS) – The Cuban government welcomed the latest U.S. measures to ease restrictions on travel and remittances to this country, but [...]
SOURCE : Inter Press Service (16-01-11) JERUSALEM, Jan 16, 2011 (IPS) – Guyana became Thursday the seventh Latin American state to recognise an independent Palestinian state. Although the official recognitions are [...]