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Analysts Warn Of $150 Oil If The West Bans Russian Crude

Source: OilPrice The United States and the European Union have been reluctant to slap sanctions on Russia's oil and gas exports since Putin invaded Ukraine, as the Western allies are concerned about...

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A la Junta de Control Fiscal todavía le quedan 10 años aquí

Fuente: Claridad La Junta de Control Fiscal (JCF) le seguirá costando al pueblo de Puerto Rico. De aquí a los próximos 10 años serán $960 millones. A la vez, habrá que cumplir con el pago de $33,0000...

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El Plan de Ajuste de Deuda, Detroit y Puerto Rico

Source: Claridad   No todas las quiebras de ciudades, enclaves o países son iguales, ni tampoco lo son los Planes de Ajuste de Deuda (PAD). Tampoco las reestructuraciones financieras son la panacea...

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Tesla will hike prices on self-driving mode, again

Source: Engadget   Tesla's "full self-driving" (FSD) feature has had something of a rocky history, to put things generously. It's been implicated in multiple crashes, seemingly persistent...

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Radeon RX 6500 XT is bad at cryptocurrency mining on purpose, AMD says

Source: ARS Technica   AMD will begin selling its latest budget GPU, the Radeon RX 6500 XT, on January 19th. Its retail price is $199. But the ongoing GPU shortage, caused in part by cryptocurrency...

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Cuts imperil Brazil's stake in astronomy observatories (2017)

Source: Science Magazine SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL—Strapped for cash after 3 years of austerity budgets, Brazilian scientists are bracing for an even harsher year ahead. The federal government is planning to...

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Brazil’s scientists face 90% budget cut

Source: Nature   A proposal to shrink Brazil’s federal science budget by more than 90% has now been approved by our president. The immediate future of all ongoing projects, including thousands of...

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Hernando Fernandez: Latin America is Adopting Blockchain

Source: Newswires MIAMI,, FL, USA, December 30, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Since 2019, Hernando Fernandez says cryptocurrencies have gained traction in Latin America. Previously shunned by investors...

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Structural Adjustment Problems and the Collapse of the Global Bond Market

by Rodrigo Fernos Things work, until they don't. An interesting observation has been made in the field of engineering, that when things are pushed too far, they tend to reach the limits their...

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Dear Judge Laura Taylor Swain...

Nov. 23, 2021   Dear Judge Swain...   VOTER DISCRIMINATION has historically been the bane of the African American community in the U.S. South ever since the U.S. Civil War. Well known were the...

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AEE detalla costos por generación y producción de energía ante solicitud de aumento en la factura de luz

Fuente: El Nuevo Dia   El director ejecutivo de la Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica (AEE), Josué Colón Ortiz, detalló los aumentos en los costos por generación y producción de energía durante los...

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ORDER REGARDING CERTAIN ASPECTS OF MOTION FOR CONFIRMATION OF MODIFIED EIGHTH AMENDED TITLE III JOINT PLAN OF ADJUSTMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF PUERTO RICO, ET AL.

Source: UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF PUERTO RICO The Court, having presided over the November 2021 hearing on the Debtors’ motion for confirmation of the Modified Eighth Amended...

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Interpol Says Email Fraud Operation Resulted In 1,000 Arrests and $27 Million Seized

Source: Gizmodo Police in 20 separate countries arrested 1,003 suspects as part of a sweeping crackdown on digital financial crime from June 2021 to September, including suspected operators of a type...

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How the pandemic has affected the economy, from empty shelves to higher prices

Source: NewsHour   From the start of the pandemic consumers and retailers have faced shortages in a wide range of goods, from toilet paper to electronics. Economists and policy-makers have...

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Razer Gaming Laptops Will Cost More Next Year, Razer CEO Says

Source: Gizmodo   There’s no way to sugarcoat it: Buying gadgets this year has been a nightmare. Products are out of stock, bots are reselling them at exorbitant markups, and there is no firm...

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Dinero que le estafaron a PRIDCO era para pensiones

Fuente: NoticelLos $2.6 millones que la Compañía de Fomento Industrial (PRIDCO) envió a un correo electrónico fraudulento en el extranjero pertenecían a una cuenta de reserva que esa entidad había...

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La Asamblea Legislativa investigará el desfalco millonario en la Compañía de Fomento

Fuente: El Nuevo Dia El presidente de la Comisión de Seguridad Pública de la Cámara de Representantes, Félix Lassalle Toro, radicó hoy una resolución para investigar el alegado fraude electrónico...

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Ataque cibernético comenzó por Sistemas de Retiro

Fuente: NoticelEl ataque cibernético a diversas cuentas de agencias de gobierno comenzó con un "hackeo" a una cuenta de la Administración de Sistemas de Retiro de donde sacaron la...

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Editorial:La investigación sobre Jaresko no es una sorpresa

Fuente: CLARIDADQuien juega con fuego, se quema. Eso parece ser lo que está ocurriéndole a Natalie Jaresko, directora ejecutiva de la Junta de Control Fiscal (JCF) que gobierna “de facto” nuestro país...

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Double burden of undernutrition, rapidly expanding in Latin America among children and women

Source: MercoPressLow and middle-income countries risk seeing their development progress slashed by the double-edged sword of obesity and under-nutrition, both caused by a lack of access to affordable...

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La jefatura de la UPR busca apoyo en la capital federal ante recortes presupuestarios

Fuente: El Nuevo Dia El presidente de la Universidad de Puerto Rico (UPR), Jorge Haddock Acevedo, llegó hasta la capital federal para recabar apoyo de congresistas para evitar que la institución...

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The inverted U-shaped effect of urban hotspots spatial compactness on urban economic growth

Source: The Royal SOcietyThe compact city, as a sustainable concept, is intended to augment the efficiency of urban function. However, previous studies have concentrated more on morphology than on...

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Reseña del libro 'cocolo' de Emilio Pantojas Garcia: Crónicas del Colapso

por Rodrigo FernósEsta es una reseña difícil de escribir, en parte porque el libro aptamente captura muchas de las barbaridades que se dan en Puerto Rico, tal como la herencia de las alcaldías, entre...

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Deforestación en Colombia es causada por factores complejos

Fuente: SciDev   Cerca del 80 por ciento de los conflictos armados recientes del mundo han tenido lugar en puntos críticos de biodiversidad. Sin embargo, la investigación sobre el impacto de tales...

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Economía o ambiente, la encrucijada minera de Sudamérica

Fuente: SciDev.net   La actividad minera en la región genera grandes debates porque, según sus detractores, destruye la biodiversidad, contamina el aire y el agua, y genera consecuencias sociales,...

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