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South America

Santiago de Chile, Sep. 17 (Prensa Latina) A total of 1,200 companies in Chile have begun bankruptcy proceedings during the first eight months of the year, which represents 30 percent more than in the same period of 2018.


17 de septiembre de 2019, 16:43Buenos Aires, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) A new poll today gives the presidential formula composed of Alberto and Cristina Fernandez, of Frente de Todos, a broad lead at polls of October 27 elections.


17 de septiembre de 2019, 13:35Brasilia, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The death toll from last Thursday's fire in a private hospital of northern Rio de Janeiro neighborhood of Maracaná, rose to 13 today.


17 de septiembre de 2019, 13:29Santiago de Chile, Sep. 17 (Prensa Latina) A total of 1,200 companies in Chile have begun bankruptcy proceedings during the first eight months of the year, which represents 30 percent more than in the same period of 2018.


17 de septiembre de 2019, 12:35La Paz, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Health and education are the priority sectors for the Evo Morales government, which has been working for 13 years to guarantee the universalization and quality of these rights of the people.


Santiago de Chile, Sep. 17 (Prensa Latina) A total of 1,200 companies in Chile have begun bankruptcy proceedings during the first eight months of the year, which represents 30 percent more than in the same period of 2018.


Montevideo, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay's Defense Minister, Jose Bayardi, reiterated that excavations in a military unit of the dictatorship (1973-1985) will be extended today to other areas where the remains of a possible missing detainee were recently found.


Santiago de Chile, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean government was criticized on Tuesday for trying to block the protection of glaciers in favor of large mining companies.


Brasilia, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Sao Paulo's Court of Justice rejected this Tuesday the complaint filed by the Prosecutor's Office against Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and his brother Jose Ferreira da Silva, for allegedly receiving bribe payments from the Odebrecht company.


Bogotá, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Political violence continues to mar the election campaign in Colombia, which began of the July 27. So far, seven political candidates running in October's local and regional elections have been assassinated.


La Paz, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales leads voting intention this month with a 21.9% advantage over his nearest rival ahead of the October general elections, according to a recent poll.