Lundin Gold Inc inaugurated its Fruta del Norte gold
mine in the Ecuadorean Amazon on Thursday, as market-friendly
President Lenin Moreno seeks to attract mining investment to
diversify the stagnant oil-dependent economy.
WASHINGTON — Children are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents experienced, an international report by doctors said. With increasing diarrhea diseases, more dangerous heat waves, air pollution and increases in mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue fever and malaria, man-made global warming is...
Picture this: You show up on Friendsgiving. There’s a beautiful smorgasbord of food, with all the traditional Thanksgiving fixin’s like mashed potatoes and turkey and gravy. Then you arrive, carrying a vat of soup made from pureed fast-food taquitos. Your friends stare at you, starry-eyed, mouths agape. A cheer probably starts somewhere off in the...
Ecuador on Wednesday said it was investigating the arrival of an unusual number of Cubans carrying a special class of passport in the run-up to October protests in the Andean nation, as part of a probe of possible foreign involvement in the demonstrations.
Slack may be ubiquitous in offices throughout Corporate America, but the company is facing a formidable challenge from a much larger rival. That has Wall Street analysts increasingly nervous about Slack's future.
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co's
experimental dengue vaccine was highly effective at
preventing the mosquito-borne disease in a late stage study, but
it failed to protect against one type of the virus in people
with no prior exposure to dengue.
OPEC oil output has bounced in October from an eight-year low as a rapid recovery in Saudi Arabian production from attacks on oil plants more than offset losses in Ecuador and voluntary curbs under a supply pact, a Reuters survey found.
Peru's government on Wednesday announced plans for an ambitious reform package including better health care and a higher minimum wage amid regional protests against market reforms and social injustice that have rocked neighbors Ecuador and Chile.
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