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Strike called over massive Bolivia fuel price rises

Bolivia has announced a sharp rise in the price of fuel, with petrol and diesel going up by more than 70%. The main transport union called an indefinite strike in protest. The state could not go on subsidising prices when … Continue reading

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Bolivian Congress Puts Limits on Indian Traditional Courts

LA PAZ – Bolivian lawmakers on Friday approved a bill placing firm restrictions on indigenous traditional justice, responding to public indignation over the lynchings of allegedly corrupt police in Indian communities. President Evo Morales, the country’s first indigenous head of … Continue reading

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Nepal: China: Kathmandu and Beijing tighten grip on Tibetan refugees

Nepal and China agree to better control along the border with Tibet and stronger measures against anti-Chinese protests organized by exiles in Nepal. In return, China will facilitate the entry of Nepalese workers in its territory. December 06, 2010 Kathmandu … Continue reading

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China’s Political and Economic missions in Nepal:

September 18 The Chinese private sector is looking at Nepal as an investment destination. This was the message Chinese businessmen tried to convey in the 11th meeting of Nepal-China Non-Government Cooperation Forum in Kathmandu on Thursday (16 Sept). With China’s … Continue reading

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Cuba’s 500,000 Layoffs Could Lead to Social Unrest

Sep 13, 2010 Cuba announced Monday it will cast off at least half a million state employees by mid-2011 and reduce restrictions on private enterprise to help them find new jobs — the most dramatic step yet in President Raul … Continue reading

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Chinese vice-premier begins Nepal visit amid bribe scandal

2010-09-11 Nine years after the then Chinese prime minister Zhu Rongji visited Nepal, Beijing sent its second senior-most delegation to the country Saturday amid allegations of Chinese involvement in an MP-buying scam and the Maoists’ continuous failure to win the … Continue reading

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Bolivian miners’ strike reflects growing divide

August 26 At his inauguration at the pre-Inca ruins of Tiwanaku five years ago, Evo Morales donned a poncho, it was a moment of high symbolism: Bolivia’s first president of Indian descent has championed their rights ever since. Five landslide … Continue reading

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