Press freedom and media finances are “in emergency”

The Inter-American Press Association (IAPA) concluded its 77th General Assembly this Friday with the approval of a battery of documents that show that press freedom is not going through its best moment and neither are the finances of the media. The next annual meeting of this body, made up of more than a thousand media […]

Premium gasoline rises RD $ 4.00 and regular gasoline RD $ 3.00

For the second consecutive week, the Ministry of Industry and Commerce (MICM) increased the price of fuel by between three and four pesos. Through a press release, they alleged that the Government “assumed” a debt of 650 million pesos with importers to “maintain” the price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and “prevent premium and regular […]

Danilo Medina will swear in more than 2,500 members for the PLD in La Vega

Santo Domingo, RD. The Dominican Liberation Party (PLD) announced that it will continue with its swearing-in acts for new members, this time with the presence of the former president of the Republic, Danilo Medina, from La Vega province, where, according to the office of the Secretariat of Communications are confirmed about 2,587 new entries. The […]

Turkish mosque proclaims names of unvaccinated people – world

In order to convince more people of the Covid-19 vaccination, mobile vaccination teams are in the villages in Turkey. In order to get more people to vaccinate against the coronavirus, employees of the health authority in Turkey have resorted to questionable means. In the village of Soğucak in the eastern province of Mus, the names […]

African American sentenced to death was executed this morning in Alabama

JN/Agencies October 22, 2021 at 9:02 am Alabama authorities on Thursday executed an African-American man convicted of the murder of a woman 30 years ago after the last-minute suspension of the execution in February. ​​​​​​ Willie Smith, 52, was killed by lethal injection at 9:47 pm (3:47 pm on mainland Portugal Friday) in a southwestern […]

Low salaries at INEM demobilize candidates

Inês fright October 22, 2021 at 7:05 am Procedure for hiring 178 professionals already has only 58 candidates. With fewer resources and with the return of the overtime limit, there will be more ambulances stopped, says the union. There are fewer and fewer people interested in working in the ambulances or in the urgent care […]

Kidnapping shows its power in that nation – Haiti, under the power of gangs

The video shows a line of more than 30 men standing in front of the ruins of a building, all silent and with their heads down. A man walks among them while drinking from a small bottle. Someone is heard shouting: “There will be trouble in Port-au-Prince!” Nearby you can see assault rifles leaning against […]

Portugal may have fallen into the ‘intermediate-income countries trap’

JN/Agencies Yesterday at 00:30 The “long stagnation of economic growth” and “the interruption of the convergence process” of the Portuguese economy this century suggest that it may have fallen into the “trap of middle-income countries”, concludes a study by the Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation (FFMS). In the work, entitled “From ‘made in’ to ‘created […]

Colombian Suspected in the Murder of President of Haiti Detained in Jamaica

JN/Agencies Yesterday at 00:26 Jamaican police forces detained, this Thursday, a Colombian citizen believed to be a suspect in the murder of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, on July 7, police superintendent Stephanie Lindsay informed the AP news agency. According to Stephanie Lindsay, they were still making phone calls to different embassies and foreign ministers to […]

From now on there is a 24-hour test road in Vienna – Coronavirus

In view of the 3-G regulation at the workplace, the City of Vienna has set up a 24-hour test road. The tests are carried out using PCR and antigen. Anyone who is in contact with other people at least occasionally at work must be tested, vaccinated or recovered. The City of Vienna has now set […]