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Savannah Morning News
Georgia's new EPD director light on environmental experience“While at OPB, I have worked on issues in every policy area — health care, huma
Georgia's new EPD director light on environmental experience
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 hours ago
“While at OPB, I have worked on issues in every policy area — health care, human services, public safety, transportation, economic development, natural resources, education, and taxes.” He declined to elaborate on his vision for the state agency,... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
For Netanyahu, a devil's bargain?scene and raised alarm bells in the Middle East and beyond. The Israeli right
For Netanyahu, a devil's bargain?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
scene and raised alarm bells in the Middle East and beyond. The Israeli right is semi-ecstatic; (they still don't trust Netanyahu, who was negotiating with the Labor Party until the day before he went for the Lieberman deal); arguably,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
For Netanyahu, a devil's bargain?scene and raised alarm bells in the Middle East and beyond. The Israeli right
For Netanyahu, a devil's bargain?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 hours ago
scene and raised alarm bells in the Middle East and beyond. The Israeli right is semi-ecstatic; (they still don't trust Netanyahu, who was negotiating with the Labor Party until the day before he went for the Lieberman deal); arguably,... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Arlington County, VA's GO Rating at 'AAA' and IDA Bonds at 'AA+'; Outlook Stableat 'AAA'. Fitch has also upgraded to 'AA+' from 'AA' the rating on the followi
Fitch Affirms Arlington County, VA's GO Rating at 'AAA' and IDA Bonds at 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
at 'AAA'. Fitch has also upgraded to 'AA+' from 'AA' the rating on the following debt obligations issued by the Industrial Development Authority (IDA): --$58.6 million in revenue and refunding bonds (county projects) series 2013 A and series... Read more
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Business Wire
Hargreave Hale AIM 1 UK Regulatory Announcement: Half-year Reportinvestments on an opportunistic basis to boost the Company’s performance. The C
Hargreave Hale AIM 1 UK Regulatory Announcement: Half-year Report
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
investments on an opportunistic basis to boost the Company’s performance. The Company is managed as a Venture Capital Trust in order that shareholders in the Company may benefit from the tax relief available. CHAIRMAN’S... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VP Mphoko Blasts Corrupt Banking ExecutivesPension Scheme and the Workers Compensation Insurance Fund. Both funds are adm
VP Mphoko Blasts Corrupt Banking Executives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Pension Scheme and the Workers Compensation Insurance Fund. Both funds are administered by the National Social Security Authority, which is the sole shareholder in NBS. Since the adoption of a multi-currency system in February 2009, more than... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
New Zealand: the World's Tiniest Stock Exchange, 'a Big Ponzi Scheme', and Other Crazy Tales From John Key's Financial Services Hubregistered financial service providers. While the NZ government looks, albeit
New Zealand: the World's Tiniest Stock Exchange, 'a Big Ponzi Scheme', and Other Crazy Tales From John Key's Financial Services Hub
Naked Capitalism / Posted 20 hours ago
registered financial service providers. While the NZ government looks, albeit unenthusiastically, at changing foreign trust laws in the wake of the Panama Papers, here’s a reminder the country’s international reputation is being degraded by... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer unveils $822 million budgetprogram for businesses that want to install “cool roofs” that reflect sunlight,
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer unveils $822 million budget
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
program for businesses that want to install “cool roofs” that reflect sunlight, pumps money into an affordable housing trust fund that has lacked reliable revenue and fixes existing roads, bridges and sidewalks. The budget for the 2016-2017... Read more
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Alaska Public
$200,000 in state funds spent on PR for beer festivalfor a variety of reasons, including a recent appropriation through the state’s
$200,000 in state funds spent on PR for beer festival
Alaska Public / Posted 2 days ago
for a variety of reasons, including a recent appropriation through the state’s Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development. But taxpayer-funded support for the burgeoning alcohol sector doesn’t sit well with everyone. Patrons... Read more
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Business Wire
Ventas Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offeringunder the securities laws of such jurisdiction. Ventas, Inc., an S&P 500 compa
Ventas Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
under the securities laws of such jurisdiction. Ventas, Inc., an S&P 500 company, is a leading real estate investment trust. Its diverse portfolio of approximately 1,300 assets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom consists of... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Stewart seeking second term as supervisormy first campaign promise in 2012. We have put together a five year plan to ens
Stewart seeking second term as supervisor
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
my first campaign promise in 2012. We have put together a five year plan to ensure an even better infrastructure,” he said. Economic development was another key topic when he first ran for the supervisor’s job. “We have many success stories which... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Central African Republic: Four priorities for the new presidentyears has contributed to the erosion of state institutions and the economy. He
Central African Republic: Four priorities for the new president
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
years has contributed to the erosion of state institutions and the economy. He will have to fight impunity for violent and economic crimes. With the support of international partners, he will also have to revive economic activity to provide... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Upgrades Reno-Sparks's (NV) IDR to 'BBB' from 'BB+'; Outlook Stable'BBB' ratings indicate that capacity for payment of financial commitments is co
Fitch Upgrades Reno-Sparks's (NV) IDR to 'BBB' from 'BB+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
'BBB' ratings indicate that capacity for payment of financial commitments is considered adequate but adverse business or economic conditions are more likely to impair this capacity. Despite strong recent conditions and near-term prospects, Fitch... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Kick-Starts Digital Signature, Another ICT MilestoneLast week, the government, through the Minister of Youth and ICT, and Rwanda De
Rwanda Kick-Starts Digital Signature, Another ICT Milestone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Last week, the government, through the Minister of Youth and ICT, and Rwanda Development Board (RDB), introduced the digital signature, which is one of the benefits that the internet offers. A digital signature, also called an electronic signature,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preventing Incitement to Violence Under the Cover of Religionavoiding the incitement of violence in the name of religion should be a priorit
Preventing Incitement to Violence Under the Cover of Religion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
avoiding the incitement of violence in the name of religion should be a priority issue. Because, in this age of rapid development, Africa do not have the luxury to waste its resources on something futile as it has to cope up with the rapidly... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Governments Create Monopolies And Cause Worker-Exploitation, Not Free-Marketsmost recent example of this is an article on, “Monopoly’s New Era,” by Joseph E
Governments Create Monopolies And Cause Worker-Exploitation, Not Free-Markets
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
most recent example of this is an article on, “Monopoly’s New Era,” by Joseph E. Stiglitz, the 2001 Nobel Prize winner in economics, which appeared on Project Syndicate website on May 13, 2016. Professor Stiglitz is one of those thinkers who seem... Read more
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Slate
The Craziest Black Market in Russia Isn’t for Oil or Guns. It’s for Dissertations.one of the uncredited guests in Naryshkin’s thesis—a 196-page paper titled “For
The Craziest Black Market in Russia Isn’t for Oil or Guns. It’s for Dissertations.
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
one of the uncredited guests in Naryshkin’s thesis—a 196-page paper titled “Foreign Investment in Russia as a Factor in Economic Development”—was an unabashedly liberal economist named Vladislav Inozemtsev. “It’s quite amusing that a prominent... Read more
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Boston Globe
Chinatown fights for its lifesetting off a mad scramble to preserve one of the largest Chinatowns in the Uni
Chinatown fights for its life
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
setting off a mad scramble to preserve one of the largest Chinatowns in the United States. A newly formed Chinatown Land Trust is trying to buy red-brick rowhouses like 103 Hudson and set them aside for working families. The Chinese Historical... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016position, improve your position and or discover the new knowledge required to b
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 6 days ago
position, improve your position and or discover the new knowledge required to be the leader in your profession. American Economic Alert - Trade News and Opinionshttp://www.americaneconomicalert.org/AmericanEconomicAlert.org was founded by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika's SONA Speechthe 2016/2017 financial year. Mr. Speaker, Sir, the title of my Address today
President Mutharika's SONA Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the 2016/2017 financial year. Mr. Speaker, Sir, the title of my Address today is: Towards Recovery and Sustainable Socio-economic Development. This country knows well that we have faced challenges for the past two years. But we cannot keep... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Owners of Fisher, Kahn buildings look to develop underserved areas of DetroitMarket well before dawn last summer, the two real estate veterans began the pro
Owners of Fisher, Kahn buildings look to develop underserved areas of Detroit
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 6 days ago
Market well before dawn last summer, the two real estate veterans began the process of forming their new Detroit-based development company, The Platform LLC, which has more than $250 million in primarily mixed-use apartment projects in the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Developing Egypt’s economyis currently being worked on, would add an additional 500 megawatts to the plan
Developing Egypt’s economy
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
is currently being worked on, would add an additional 500 megawatts to the plant’s capacity. Al-Sisi also was briefed on developments concerning the new Assiut Barrages and its hydroelectric station which will improve irrigation in five... Read more
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Minda News
12 cabinet posts still vacantDepartment of Environment and Natural Resources, Department of Labor and Employ
12 cabinet posts still vacant
Minda News / Posted 7 days ago
Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Department of Labor and Employment, and Department of Social Welfare and Development. CPP founding chair Jose Maria Sison has declared in media interviews they were declining the offer. But in an... Read more
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The Manila Times
Top 12 senators back Dutertecomebacking Senators Panfilo Lacson, Francisco Pangilinan and Ralph Recto, form
Top 12 senators back Duterte
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
comebacking Senators Panfilo Lacson, Francisco Pangilinan and Ralph Recto, former Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Director General Joel Villanueva and former Justice Secretary Leila de Lima. The others were... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Hear no evil’ lawyer to focus on corruption caseswhich is the deliverer of services, it is advantageous to have professionals. I
‘Hear no evil’ lawyer to focus on corruption cases
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
which is the deliverer of services, it is advantageous to have professionals. I hope they realize it, especially in the economic team,” Social Watch convenor and UP professor Leonor Briones said. Still, Briones said Duterte’s move of choosing... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Good Sabah fiscal management(three-star) ratings. Those with excellent rating comprise the State Financial
Good Sabah fiscal management
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
(three-star) ratings. Those with excellent rating comprise the State Financial Secretary's Office, the Miri Port Authority, Kuching South City Council, Kuching North City Hall, Subis District Council, Department of Land and Survey, Rajang... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Goodman Property Trust Delivers $247.9 million ProfitThursday, 19 May 2016, 10:59 amPress Release: Goodman Property TrustGoodman Pro
Goodman Property Trust Delivers $247.9 million Profit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Thursday, 19 May 2016, 10:59 amPress Release: Goodman Property TrustGoodman Property Trust recorded its strongest ever financial result in 2016... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
No honeymoon with Duterte regime – CPPand Natural Resources (DENR), Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), and th
No honeymoon with Duterte regime – CPP
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
and Natural Resources (DENR), Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). Yesterday, four senators commented on the incoming President’s offer to the CPP. One said such a move... Read more
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IMF
IMF Staff Completes 2016 Article IV Mission to the Republic of Marshall IslandsMajuro during May 9‒18 2016 to conduct the 2016 Article IV Consultation discuss
IMF Staff Completes 2016 Article IV Mission to the Republic of Marshall Islands
IMF / Posted 9 days ago
Majuro during May 9‒18 2016 to conduct the 2016 Article IV Consultation discussions. The mission exchanged views on recent economic developments and the outlook with officials in the government, the Banking Commission, and other public... Read more
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The Irish Times
Martin Wolf: In Trump, the elites are reaping what they sowedfor president. He might even become president of the US. It is hard to exaggera
Martin Wolf: In Trump, the elites are reaping what they sowed
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
for president. He might even become president of the US. It is hard to exaggerate the significance and danger of this development. The US was the bastion of democracy and freedom in the 20th century. If it elected Mr Trump, a man with... Read more
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PhysOrg
Assessing the positive and negative claims about genetically engineered cropswas developed for GE crops, the technology has changed so much that the USDA is
Assessing the positive and negative claims about genetically engineered crops
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
was developed for GE crops, the technology has changed so much that the USDA is no longer able to use its regulatory authority to assess a large class of GE crops. Both the USDA and EPA are trying to determine how they should regulate GE... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Senators skeptical over Duterte’s plan to free political prisoners, appoint communiststhe Departments of Agrarian Reform, Environment and Natural Resources, Labor an
Senators skeptical over Duterte’s plan to free political prisoners, appoint communists
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
the Departments of Agrarian Reform, Environment and Natural Resources, Labor and Employment and Social Welfare and Development portfolio. “Every peace process especially with a five-decade old insurgency problem should start with good... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Legislative leaders mum after meeting on $485 million SolarCity request is scrubbedfacility at RiverBend is presently fully funded, thanks to a $82.4 million bail
Legislative leaders mum after meeting on $485 million SolarCity request is scrubbed
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
facility at RiverBend is presently fully funded, thanks to a $82.4 million bailout in March by the state Dormitory Authority. That funding ended temporary layoffs of nearly 200 subcontractors during an embarrassing cash flow problem in... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Colorado Hsg & Fin Auth (Acme Manufacturing Co), Series 2016A & B 'A+/F1'NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns a rating of 'A+/F1' to the fol
Fitch Rates Colorado Hsg & Fin Auth (Acme Manufacturing Co), Series 2016A & B 'A+/F1'
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns a rating of 'A+/F1' to the following Colorado Housing and Finance Authority variable rate demand economic development revenue bonds: --$4,615,000 tax-exempt (Acme Manufacturing Company, Inc. Project)... Read more
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The Hill
The only $10 billion the Government refuses to spendThe Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund – an account which collects an excise tax ass
The only $10 billion the Government refuses to spend
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
The Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund – an account which collects an excise tax assessed to shippers on all waterborne commerce (except exports) – is flush with cash; $10 billion of it. This money is set aside specifically for harbor maintenance... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10801and services that respond to the needs of its member-OFWs and their families. I
Republic Act No. 10801
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 10 days ago
and services that respond to the needs of its member-OFWs and their families. It is endowed with powers to administer a trust fund to be called the OWWA Fund. Being a chartered institution, the OWWA shall not fall under any of the following... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Observations On Ethiopian Road ConstructionEthiopia has been making progress in its economic growth and positive changes a
Observations On Ethiopian Road Construction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Ethiopia has been making progress in its economic growth and positive changes are apparent in most parts of the country. Investor confidence is reflected by rapid progress in development and infrastructure. Many roads and bridges are either... Read more
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The Financial Express
Residential real estate in for a rebound this year, 5 factors that may helpsector, which has been witnessing slowdown since last couple of years is set to
Residential real estate in for a rebound this year, 5 factors that may help
The Financial Express / Posted 11 days ago
sector, which has been witnessing slowdown since last couple of years is set to rebound from October onwards on overall economic scenario. (Photo: Reuters) India’s realty sector, especially residential sector, which has been witnessing slowdown... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Starkville aldermen weigh industrial park options before Tuesday meetingTuesday's Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting could shape the future of econom
Starkville aldermen weigh industrial park options before Tuesday meeting
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Tuesday's Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting could shape the future of economic development for Oktibbeha County for years to come. Aldermen could pick a future location for a new industrial park after county supervisors pledged $7 million earlier... Read more
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TechCrunch
What startups are saying about raising cash in Latin Americacapital and resources to fuel significant growth. Many Latin American entrepren
What startups are saying about raising cash in Latin America
TechCrunch / Posted 13 days ago
capital and resources to fuel significant growth. Many Latin American entrepreneurs have endured decades of political and economic hardships that left the investment landscape in a less than desirable state — especially for emerging... Read more
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CTV News
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse -- and a strategic... Read more
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Boston Herald
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse — and a strategic... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse — and a strategic... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse — and a strategic... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse — and a strategic... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse � and a strategic... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse - and a strategic... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse - and a strategic... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse - and a strategic... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derailsfraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technolo
Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 13 days ago
fraternity: South America's first high-speed train, powered by Chinese technology, crisscrossing Venezuela to bring development to its backwater plains. Now all but abandoned, it has become a symbol of economic collapse - and a strategic... Read more
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