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Argentina agrees with the IMF a loan of US $ 50,000 million

June 8, 2018

Argentina announced on Thursday that it agreed with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on a loan for US $ 50 billion which will be used to lower the country’s deficit and inflation. The Argentine government wants the credit line to help it respond to the collapse of the peso. The agreement is subject to final approval by […]

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The first Eurostar London-Amsterdam arrives six minutes late

April 5, 2018

Last Wednesday, April 4, the first Eurostar departed from London to Amsterdam. The expected service left from St. Pancras at 8:31 am and arrived in the Dutch capital at 1:18 pm, six minutes later than the scheduled time. With tickets starting at £ 35 each way, the railway company hopes that this new type of […]

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Stansted Flights Cancelled Because of Fire

March 30, 2018

London’s Stansted airport was evacuated this Saturday by the fire of a bus that was parked outside the airport facilities. The fire started as many families were arriving in the British capital to start the Easter holidays. All flights have been canceled. Although the initial information indicated that the flight situation was normal, and even […]

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Saudia Arabia Arrests 11 Princes

January 6, 2018

The Saudi Royal Guard has arrested and imprisoned eleven princes on Saturday for demonstrating in defense of their privileges in front of the royal palace Al Yamama in Riyadh, reported the Sabq newspaper, which is close to the monarchy. The princes demanded that a royal decree be canceled, which has not yet been officially published, […]

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2018 FIFA Draw in Russia

December 2, 2017

In a draw full of famous football figures such as Diego Armando Maradona, Carles Puyol, Diego Forlan and Cafu, the starting places of the 32 teams for the 2018 World Cup were revealed. One of the difficult groups is likely to be Group D, which has Argentina, Croatia, Nigeria, and Iceland all competing for two […]

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Ryanair Cancel 82 Flights

September 16, 2017

In Spain 82 flights have been canceled, 41 of them connections. Flights disappeared from its website at the airports of Tenerife South, Gran Canaria, Madrid, Barcelona, Gerona, Alicante, Malaga, Seville, Palma, Ibiza, Lanzarote, Almeria, Jerez, Santander, Vitoria and Zaragoza. They are all flights connecting Spanish airports with Sweden, Germany and Belgium. At the moment, no […]

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Trump Announces Exit from Paris Agreement

June 1, 2017

After several months of maintaining suspense, the president of the United States, Donald Trump, fulfilled his electoral promise. This Thursday, the president announced that the US will withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change. “To fulfill my solemn duty to protect the US and its citizens, the United States will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement,” […]

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General Motors Suspends Operations in Venezuela

April 21, 2017

General Motors announced on Thursday the immediate suspension of its operations in Venezuela. The decision comes after the car giant denounced, last Wednesday, the confiscation by local authorities of its industrial facility in the city of Valencia, about 150 kilometers west of Caracas. “Yesterday, the GMV plant was unexpectedly taken over by public authorities, preventing […]

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FIFA Approves World Cup Expansion

January 11, 2017

The final phase of the Soccer World Cup will be expanded to 48 countries, 16 more countries than those that have been participating since 1998. The FIFA council unanimously approved on Tuesday the expansion, stating that it will benefit a greater number of countries that so far have not had the chance to enjoy the […]

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Santos Wins 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

December 7, 2016

The president of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, was awarded the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end the armed conflict that has lasted five decades in the South American country between Colombia and FARC. The announcement was made in Oslo by the Norwegian Nobel Committee, which this year chose the winning candidate from […]

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