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Bolivia

Bolivia allocates $260 million to hydrocarbonsLa Paz, Apr 28 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian Fiscal Oil Fields (YPFB) will invest US$260 million in 2021 to conduct more than 20 projects in hydrocarbon exploration, Franklin Molina, minister of Hydrocarbons, reported today.


La Paz, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) Former Bolivian coup President Jeanine Añez diverted 1.21 million dollars in oil funds, under the pretext of using them to fight Covid-19 in 2020, a state official revealed.


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La Paz, Apr 25 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia announced a new agricultural development program to ensure food security without the use of transgenic crops, after repealing a decree that allowed those technologies.


Bolivian president highlights lithium business with ChinaLa Paz, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Luis Arce on Friday highlighted the strengthening of commercial relations with China and the Chinese support to the lithium industrialization process.


Venezuela supports new relation system with environmentLa Paz, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Thursday said his country supports for social and productive relations to guarantee environment preservation, in the face of today´s prevailing capitalist approach.


La Paz, Apr 22 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian authorities on Wednesday arrested an official from the National Telecommunications Company (ENTEL) Carola V. F., who has been charged with the diversion of US$500,000 during the de facto Jeanine Añez government.


La Paz, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's government on Wednesday ratified its support to departments and municipalities for the importation of vaccines, but warned of the existence of alleged phantom intermediaries.


Bolivian justice orders detention of former Health MinisterLa Paz, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) A Bolivian judge on Monday issued a house arrest for former interim Health Minister Eidy Roca, who has been charged with alleged corruption crime for illegal purchase of Covid-19 respirators in 2020.


Bolivian Civil Defense delivers tons of aid to flood victimsLa Paz, (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's Civil Defense reportedly delivered 350 tons of humanitarian aid to help families affected by floods, rains, hailstorms in several regions.


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La Paz, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's President Luis Arce will present the campaign to release the anti-Covid-19 vaccine patents to the Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Government, informed the Deputy Ministry of Communication.


La Paz, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian government will crack down on corruption however many heads have to roll, Justice Minister Ivan Lima declared about the arrest of former Minister of Rural Development and Lands Edwin Characayo for alleged bribery.