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Public Technologies: (Source: Government of Barbados - Office of the Prime Minister) Housing Minister, Dennis Kellman. (FP) Housing Minister Denis Kellman has challenged Barbadians to see urban areas as a means of investment, capable of creating and generating wealth. Speaking at...
Reuters: QUITO (Reuters) - A former head of logistics at Ecuador's FootballFederation (FEF) was sentenced on Tuesday to a year in prison for money-laundering, a case arising from investigations in the Andean nation prompted by the FIFA corruption scandal....
Public Technologies: (Source: Aecon Group Inc) Toronto, Ontario - May 3, 2016: Aecon Group Inc. (TSX: ARE) today reported results for the first quarter of 2016. 'Aecon's first quarter results represent continued positive performance including increased revenue and Adjusted EBITDA...
Indonesia News: Quito, May 3 (Prensa Latina) The NationalStatistics and Censuses Institute (INEC, in Spanish) of Ecuador today began an investigation on the damages caused by the earthquake that took place last Apri ......
The Times of India: Quito, May 3, 2016 (AFP) - A former official for Ecuador's national football team was sentenced Tuesday to a year in prison for money laundering in a case linked to the corruption scandal roiling FIFA. Vinicio...
Public Technologies: (Source: FIFA - Fédération Internationale de Football Association) The identity of the eight quarter-finalists in the 2016 Copa Libertadores will be revealed this week. With the exception of the return leg between Sao Paulo and Toluca, which the Brazilians...
PR Newswire: QUITO, Ecuador, 3 de mayo de 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- En respuesta al reciente terremoto en Ecuador, SC Johnson anunció hoy que donará 9,000 unidades de repelente personal OFF!, incluyendo aerosoles y cremas, al país a través de una...
WBN: In the main event, rising super middleweight Christopher Brooker (8-1, 5 KOs) takes on Antowyan Aikens (10-1-1. 1 KO) in a bout scheduled for eight-rounds. This past Friday night in Atlantic City, the Brooker of Philadelphia and Aikens of Atlantic City met for...
Public Technologies: (Source: UNDP - United Nations Development Programme) May 3, 2016 Miami/New York - Some of the biggest stars in Latin music will perform in a benefit concert, 'EcuadorAquíEstoy,' (Ecuador, I am here for you) (www.ecuadoraquiestoy.miami/) on Wednesday, May 11...
Public Technologies: (Source: UNITAR - United NationsInstitute for Training and Research) 2 May 2016, Quito, Ecuador - On 16 April, Ecuador suffered a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that affected the provinces of Manabi, Guayas, Esmeraldas, and Santa Elena. Moved by the...
CNN: (CNN)A report about a man in Ecuador who was rescued after nearly two weeks trapped in rubble isn't true, a top official told CNN en Español. Felipe Bazan, Deputy NationalSecretary of Risks, said a Venezuelan team did provide medical...
Toronto Sun: There can be something very small-minded about a big vision. There's a lot of talk. Great sizzle and hype. But it too often lacks specifics. There's not always a lot of follow through. Big vision has great success as a pep talk, but it can be soft on...
WorldNews.com: Nearly two weeks after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador, a 72-year-old man has been pulled from the rubble of a building, Newsweek reports. A Venezuelan rescue crew freed Manuel Vasquez on Friday, 13 days after the earthquake struck, killing more than...