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Peru's opposition leader Keiko Fujimori in custody again

Added: 29.01.2020 3:49 | 1 views | 0 comments

Keiko Fujimori says the accusations of corruption and money laundering are politically motivated.

Venezuelan congress approves $20 million for foreign litigation

Added: 29.01.2020 3:16 | 10 views | 0 comments

Venezuela's opposition-run congress said on Tuesday it had set aside $20 million held in accounts in the United States to pay for litigation abroad as part of efforts to protect the country's offshore assets from lawsuits by creditors.


Peru judge orders Keiko Fujimori to return to jail for 15 months

Added: 28.01.2020 23:02 | 10 views | 0 comments

A Peruvian judge on Tuesday ordered that opposition leader Keiko Fujimori return to jail for 15 months as prosecutors continue a money laundering investigation against her, part of a corruption case surrounding the financing of her presidential campaigns.


UK government approves Huawei 5G deal despite security fears

Added: 28.01.2020 13:33 | 15 views | 0 comments

Chinese telecomms firm Huawei will be allowed to provide technology for key parts of the UK's super-fast 5G infrastructure, prime minister Boris Johnson has said, despite opposition from the US

[Ticker] Slovenian PM resigns, calls snap election

Added: 28.01.2020 6:02 | 6 views | 0 comments

Slovenian prime minister Marjan Sarec on Monday resigned and called for an early election after his government failed to push through key legislation. Slovenian president Borut Pahor is now negotiating with parties to see if a new coalition can be formed. However, Janez Jansa, leader of the opposition, populist, Slovenian Democratic Party, said that an early election was "by far the most likely option".

USMCA ratification process begins in Canada

Added: 27.01.2020 19:51 | 4 views | 0 comments

Canada's minority Liberal government kicked off the ratification process for a new continental trade pact on Monday and urged opposition lawmakers to formally approve the deal as quickly as possible.


'Stunning defeat': Fujimori's ghost fades in Peru after legislative gamble

Added: 27.01.2020 19:51 | 7 views | 0 comments

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra took a gamble last year when he shuttered Congress after a bruising battle over a corruption crackdown with opposition lawmakers allied to the powerful Fujimori political dynasty.


Canada kicks off USMCA ratification process, urges bi-partisan co-operation

Added: 27.01.2020 19:03 | 28 views | 0 comments

Canada's minority Liberal government kicked off the ratification process for a new continental trade pact on Monday and urged opposition lawmakers to formally approve the deal as quickly as possible.


Peruvians elect fractured Congress to replace opposition-led legislature

Added: 26.01.2020 22:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

Peruvians on Sunday elected a new Congress with some 10 parties represented and no single majority, according to an Ipsos exit poll reported by local news, refilling the empty legislature that was dissolved in September.


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