A double solar halo appeared yesterday over the city of Florianopolis in Brazil. The halo was visible in the Brazilian state of Santa Catarina, as well as in several nearby cities.
Last week President Nicolas Maduro announced that the preliminary sales of Venezuelan digital currency el petro had already reached $735 million.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - The Philippine authorities have extradited 73 phone and Internet fraud suspects to China, where they are implicated in dozens of criminal investigations, according to local media reports. All of the alleged perpetrators were brought to the Chinese city of Tianjin on Monday.
With Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro having already announced the launch of the country's oil-backed digital currency, the petro, Venezuela's young people are currently being lured into getting to know more about cryptoeconomy.
DOHA (Sputnik) - Ecuador plans to begin the construction of an aluminium plant integrated in the hydroelectric plant on the Santiago River in June 2024, the Ecuadorian Foreign Trade and Investment Minister Pablo Campana said during a visit to Qatar.
US President Donald Trump reportedly lost his temper during a phone conversation with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto after the latter insisted that Trump rescind his declaration that Mexico City would pay for Washington’s border wall between the two neighboring countries.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - The headquarters of drug dealers, which comprised 15 laboratories for production of illicit substances, and more than 3.2 tonnes of cocaine have been destroyed in Venezuela during a large-scale anti-drug operation carried out by the country’s security forces, the National Anti-Drug Office said.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Incumbent Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro will be officially registered by the National Electoral Council (CNE) as a presidential candidate for the upcoming election on Tuesday, ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela senior official Dario Vivas said.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Two people died of gunshot wounds they suffered in a shooting at the National Autonomous University in Mexico City, the prosecutor’s office said Friday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The mid-spring presidential voting in Venezuela could be postponed until May to prepare for legislative elections, a diplomatic course familiar with the issue told Sputnik on Friday.
Currently there exist more than 2,000 cryptocoins, but despite the variety of options, the petro has some unprecedented features that make it unique, Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Superintendent Carlos Vargas told Sputnik Mundo.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Wednesday his government was preparing to launch a new gold-backed cryptocurrency token next week.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - The Venezuelan Democratic Unity Roundtable opposition groups coalition refused on Wednesday to take part in the forthcoming presidential election in the country, scheduled for April 22.
A representative of the National Police said that 25 to 30 dead has been found after a bus crash, yet the number can increase, the state news agency Andina reported.
President Nicolas Maduro has announced that preliminary sales of Venezuelan cryptocurrency el petro have already reached $735 million.
Venezuela’s petro cryptocurrency has become a reality. The country’s government today officially launched the presale of its own cryptocurrency, in hopes that the new digital coin will boost the Venezuelan economy.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro invited US leader Donald Trump to launch dialogue between Caracas and Washington, setting the date and time for a meeting.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - A court in Peru ruled that a presidential pardon on humanitarian grounds for former leader Alberto Fujimori could not apply in the case of the 1992 massacre in the town of Pativilca that claimed lives of six people.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - A state of emergency has been declared in 33 municipalities of Mexico’s southern Oaxaca state following a massive earthquake that rocked the region, Mexican Civil Protection Service said.
Brazil is set to declare a state of emergency as tens of thousands of Venezuelan refugees cross the Brazilian border fleeing an economic and political meltdown. Radio Sputnik discussed the impact of the Venezuelan refugee influx to Brazil with Mauricio Santoro, a political scientist at Rio de Janeiro State University.
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