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MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments

Self-styled ‘multi-ethnic’ MVNO Ringo Mobile has disclosed plans to enter the Senegalese telecoms market under the Ringo Africa brand. The news was revealed by Egyptian-born Ramy Berbesh, the chairman of Ringo Mobile, after a visit to Dakar. 655 palabras más


The Multidevice Movement: Teens in France and Germany

It’s their “second skin,” their “shadow,” their morning alarm and their digital scrapbook. For many teens in France and Germany, a smartphone is not just something they own—it’s a part of their identity.  826 palabras más


The TPP from Mexico’s Point of View


Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP):

  • The TPP is a multilateral agreement that establishes a free trade zone among 12 nations: USA, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam and Brunei.
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Thousands of Bikers Demonstrate for Peace in #Guatemala

Each year, thousands of leather-clad bikers take off on an annual pilgrimage to pay homage to the Black Christ of Esquipulas.

Some 50,000 motorcyclists rumbled through the streets of Guatemala City this weekend as part of their annual two day pilgrimage to the border, while this year they are making a special plea for peace in Guatemala. 254 palabras más


Raul Alfonsin, November 8, 2008

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This one was due to be posted two weeks ago to mark the 25 anniversary of the return of Argentina to democracy. But I can’t link to the article because somebody at the Rio negro newspaper didn’t his job. 402 palabras más


LatAm Banks: Not that bad... yet

With the financial sector now at the center of market turmoil as concerns of a potential credit crunch intensify, we take a look at how LatAm banks are doing in terms of loan portfolio quality. 497 palabras más


Mercedes Sosa-Lula, October 13, 2008

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Mercedes Sosa, the great Argentinian singer, has been honored (Spanish) by the Brazilian Government with its maximum award: the Great Cross to the Cultural Merit. 268 palabras más