The Petro, the world's first national cryptocurrency based on natural resources, has generated sales over five billion dollars during its pre-sale period and has recorded over 186,000 certified purchases. The sale of the Petro has also significantly strengthened the country's foreign reserves amid increased international aggression.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Feb 27, CMC – The main opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Monday said it had always supported term limits for the Guyana’s head of state and would await a ruling by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on the issue.
Ford Motor Co. said Tuesday it will cancel a planned US$1.6 billion factory in Mexico and will invest US$700 million at a Michigan factory, after President-elect Donald Trump had harshly criticized the Mexico investment plan.
With China preparing to overtake the United States as the world’s largest economy – and the United States battling tooth-and-nail to prevent the inevitable – the geopolitical tensions between the once-and-future hegemons spilled out into the open Saturday at the G20 meeting in China.
RIO, BRAZIL, July3, 2016 - Pension reform has become a national priority for Brazil's coup-imposed President Michel Temer, who wants to establish the world's harshest retirement age for worker's irrespective of the level of their contributions to social security.
HAVANA, Cuba, March 2016 - The Spanish kings brought us the conquistadors and landowners; their imprints remained in the circular mounds of earth assigned to the gold prospectors in the river sand, an abusive and shameful form of exploitation whose vestiges can be seen from the air at many sites in the country.