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  1. Colombian president-elect open to moving embassy to JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Ivan Duque, 41, of the right wing Democratic Center Party, may turn Colombia into the third Latin American country, and the fourth in total, to follow the example of the United States. Israeli officials say they believe Duque, who was elected in a run-off on Sunday to a four-year term, will continue the strong alliance between the two countries.

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  2. .com | 10 Latin Trends for 2015 | LatAm Trend Bulletin | Dec 2014 / Feb 2015Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | TrendWatching

    Major events, key elections, people in the streets protesting for their rights and better living conditions. In South & Central America, 2014 was marked by increasing public involvement in social and economic issues.

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  3. .com | Retail Retold | LatAm Trend Bulletin | May 2014Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | TrendWatching

    That's why South and Central American consumers are embracing physical retail spaces that deliver more : more than just a seamless transaction, more than good value, more than 'great customer service' even. From retail on the move, to self-improvement, to social value and more, RETAIL RETOLD is about five retail concepts that take aim at some of consumers' deepest wants and needs .

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  4. Officials: New Colombian president will continue close ties with IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    President Ivan Duque and Vice President Marta Lucia Ramirez celebrate after they win the presidential election in Bogota on Sunday. Israeli officials welcomed Sunday's election in Colombia of Ivan Duque as the country's next president, believing he will continue the strong alliance between the two countries that was a hallmark of his political mentor, Alvaro Uribe.

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  5. Avianca Holdings And CAE Establish Joint VentureRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Aero-News Network

    An agreement has been signed forming a joint venture between Avianca Holdings S.A. and CAE for training services, including full-flight simulator training for commercial aviation pilots in Colombia. In addition, as part of a 15-year exclusive training agreement, Avianca will conduct all its pilot training at the Avianca-CAE joint venture.

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  6. Head-To-Head Survey: PriceSmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    PriceSmart and Five Below are both mid-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership. Five Below has lower revenue, but higher earnings than PriceSmart.

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  7. Colombian films to be screened at Russian Culture CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News Today

    Chennai: Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation in association with Embassy of Colombia, New Delhi is organising Colombian film festival at Russian Centre of Science & Culture, from 18 to 20 June. The festival will be inaugurated by Sebastian Acosta Triana, Third Secretary, Cultural Affairs, Education and Communications, Embassy of Colombia in New Delhi, a press release said.

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  8. Contrasting WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Political

    Walmart and PriceSmart are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings. Walmart has higher revenue and earnings than PriceSmart.

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  9. Torture goes on for families of Colombia's disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Colombia's decades of conflict have caused more "disappeared" than South America's military dictatorships put together, and the anguish still goes on, as the "living dead" leave hundreds of thousands of survivors in the grip of mental anguish, psychologists say. Judith Casallas, 58, the mother of Mary Johana Casallas, who disappeared in 2007 during Colombia's decades-long war AFP/Luis ROBAYO Bogota - Colombia's decades of conflict have caused more "disappeared" than South America's military dictatorships put together, and the anguish still goes on, as the "living dead" leave hundreds of thousands of survivors in the grip of mental anguish, psychologists say.

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  10. Virginia Beach-based USS Gunston Hall to deploy to Caribbean, South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Stars and Stripes

    The USS Gunston Hall is preparing to pick up Marines in North Carolina before deploying to Central and South America for several months to work with allies in the region. The Navy said the dock landing ship is scheduled to leave Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story on Monday.

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  11. PriceSmart (PSMT) vs. Walmart (WMT) Financial ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | IntersportsWire

    PriceSmart and Walmart are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends. Walmart has higher revenue and earnings than PriceSmart.

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  12. Netanyahu announces trip to Guatemala - 2nd Latin America trip in 14 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Jerusalem Post

    It took a sitting Israeli prime minister 69 years to visit Latin America, but now it appears that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu can't get enough, announcing on Wednesday he will travel to Guatemala in November. In a sign of warming ties with Latin America, and an apparent gesture of thanks to Guatemala for moving its embassy to Jerusalem last month, Netanyahu said the purpose of the trip will be a meeting with regional leaders.

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  13. Crawford Investment Counsel Inc. Decreases Holdings in PriceSmart, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | IntersportsWire

    Crawford Investment Counsel Inc. lessened its holdings in PriceSmart, Inc. by 3.9% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The firm owned 46,689 shares of the company's stock after selling 1,890 shares during the quarter.

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  14. Head to Head Survey: PriceSmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | IntersportsWire

    PriceSmart and Big Lots are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations. Big Lots has higher revenue and earnings than PriceSmart.

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  15. Reaping the fruits of her labour: from Tipperary farm to head of health giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Independent.ie

    As CEO of the global health brand Bupa and a non-exec BoI director, Evelyn Bourke has quietly risen to the top, writes John Reynolds Milking cows, caring for calves and walking greyhounds as she contributed to her parents' efforts to turn around the ailing family farm in Drom, Co Tipperary, gave Evelyn Bourke an early sense of what it takes to run an enterprise. Milking cows, caring for calves and walking greyhounds as she contributed to her parents' efforts to turn around the ailing family farm in Drom, Co Tipperary, gave Evelyn Bourke an early sense of what it takes to run an enterprise.

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  16. PriceSmart (PSMT) and Walmart (WMT) Critical SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    PriceSmart and Walmart are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, risk, dividends and earnings. 77.7% of PriceSmart shares are held by institutional investors.

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  17. When, How Did the First Americans Arrive? It's Complicated.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | National Geographic

    How did human beings first come to North America? Across the Bering Strait, on foot? Down the "kelp highway" by boat? Across the Atlantic via the polar ice cap? And when did they reach here? 10,000 years ago? 40,000? Or were they always here, as the Navajo and other Native American tribes believe? In his new book, Atlas Of A Lost World , author Craig Childs sets off to test these different theories on the ground, traveling from Alaska to Chile, Canada to Florida. What he finds, despite the best efforts of archaeologists and the latest technology , still remains in many ways a mystery.

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  18. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Has $14.70 Million Position in PriceSmart, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | IntersportsWire

    Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in PriceSmart, Inc. by 7.4% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 175,978 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 12,147 shares during the quarter.

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  19. U.S. Military Doesn't See Role Stemming Venezuelan Refugee FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Bloomberg

    Venezuelan migrants hitch hike along BR 174 highway to travel towards Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. The top Pentagon commander for Latin America and the Caribbean said he sees no role for the U.S. military in providing direct humanitarian assistance to countries being inundated with Venezuelans fleeing a collapsing economy under President Nicolas Maduro.

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  20. PriceSmart, Inc.'s May Same-Store Sales Numbers Beat Analysts'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    PriceSmart's same-store sales rose 3.1% during the month of May. PriceSmart's shares fell by 0.1% in the first full-day of trading following the report. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on PSMT shares.

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