Coronavirus in Latin America and the Caribbean: March 14, 2020

The World Health Organization published the following updated figures in its March 14, 2020, situation report: Antigua and Barbuda Total cases: 1New cases: 1Total deaths: 0New deaths: 0Days since last reported case: 0 Argentina Total cases: 34New cases: 3Total deaths: 2New deaths: 1Days since last reported case: 0 Brazil Total cases: 98New cases: 21Total deaths: … Continue reading Coronavirus in Latin America and the Caribbean: March 14, 2020

January 12, 1982: Statement Reaffirming Support Of Statehood For Puerto Rico

President Ronald Reagan issued the following statement on January 12, 1982, in which he reiterates his stance that the future of Puerto Rico should be made by the people of the island. When I announced my candidacy for this office more than 2 years ago, I pledged to support statehood for the Commonwealth of Puerto … Continue reading January 12, 1982: Statement Reaffirming Support Of Statehood For Puerto Rico

Huracán María Evidenció Alto Riesgo Climático En El Caribe

Este artículo fue escrito por Patrick Corcoran y originalmente publicado por LatinClima en diciembre 6, 2018 . Se reproduce aquí bajo creative commons. Bastó tan solo un huracán para que Puerto Rico escalara del puesto 105 al primero en la más reciente edición del Índice de Riesgo Climático Global (IRC), correspondiente al 2017, elaborado por la organización Germanwatch. … Continue reading Huracán María Evidenció Alto Riesgo Climático En El Caribe

$300 Million Contract to Repair Transmission Lines in Puerto Rico Given to Small Montana Firm

The decision by Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) to award a $300 million contract to a small, Montana-based company is raising eyebrows and drawing criticism, reported The Washington Post on Monday. Whitefish Energy is a small firm based in northwest Montana. The company was founded two years ago and has won two contracts from the Department … Continue reading $300 Million Contract to Repair Transmission Lines in Puerto Rico Given to Small Montana Firm