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Otago Daily Times: The decision to approve the sale of New Zealand farmland to foreign investors who had previously been prosecuted overseas for toxic pollution will be independently reviewed, the Government says. The review would focus on the way the the Overseas Investment...
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Reuters: BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - An Argentine court has asked a judge to look into accusations of illicit enrichment against leftist former PresidentCristina Fernandez, state press agency Telam reported on Monday....
Topix: Buenos Aires provinceGovernorMaraEugeniaVidal yesterday visited the Gador Pharmaceutical production plant in the northern Greater Buenos Aires district of Pilar. She was accompanied by provincial LabourMinister Marcelo Villegas and Pilar MayorNicols...
San Francisco Chronicle: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine judge who had investigated thousands of drug trafficking cases has been arrested on accusations he helped drug dealers in exchange for money. Traffickers are increasingly using Argentina's roads and ports as trade...
Public Technologies: (Source: Dakota Wesleyan University) DWU students recognized for scholastic achievement during Honors Banquet Monday, May 2, 2016 Many Dakota Wesleyan University students were honored on Friday, April 29, for the 2015-16 Honors Banquet held on campus. Students...
Billboard: Buenos Aires judge RobertoGallardo issued a ban this past Friday (April 29) ordering all dance clubs and music venues in the city to shut down in light of the five drug-related deaths at Time Warp music festival on April 16. According to Reuters, the city's...
The Times of India: BUENOS AIRES: Argentina's all-time leading goal scorer, Gabriel Batistuta, said Monday the man closing in on his record, Lionel Messi, is a "Martian." "When Leo takes the record from me,...
Topix: First time ever, the 12th ArmenianMedical WorldCongress will be held in 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The conference uniting Armenian doctors and healthcare professionals from around the globe will be chaired by Dr. Daniel Stamboulian, a prominent...
Vox: For our honeymoon, my wife and I (Tim) went to Argentina. There were a number of reasons the country attracted us — gorgeous architecture, delicious wine and steaks — but one important factor was the exchange rate. In the year before our 2009 trip, the...
Taipei Times: Nicolas Almagro ended a title drought lasting four years on Sunday when the experienced Spanish clay-court player defeated younger compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (7/5), 6-3 to win the Estoril Open. The victory in nearly three hours of struggle,...
PR Newswire: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecom ArgentinaS.A. ("Telecom Argentina" or the "Company") (BASE: TECO2, NYSE: TEO), one of Argentina's leading telecommunications groups, announced that the Company's Board of Directors on its meeting...
PR Newswire: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pampa Energía S.A. (NYSE: PAM; Buenos Aires Stock Exchange: PAMP) ("Pampa" or the "Company"), the largest integrated electricity company in Argentina that, through its subsidiaries, participates in the...
PR Newswire: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nortel Inversora S.A. ("Nortel" or the "Company") (NTL) holding company of Telecom Argentina S.A., announces that during its meeting held today, the Board decided to deduct an amount from the "Voluntary...