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The Washington Post
D.C.'s diversity gives grad programs in tourism and hospitality an edge
Jason Kreiselman's experience with the Peace Corps in Ecuador led him to pursue a career in tourism administration in D.C. After four years in the Peace Corps in Ecuador, Jason Kreiselman, an engineer, decided to shift his focus on development to a different field: tourism.
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Sun Jul 20, 2014
Xi seeks energy deals in Venezuela
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Sunday in Venezuela, the third leg of a Latin American tour aimed at bolstering trade with the region and sealing energy deals.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
South China Morning Post
Xi Jinping hails 'new horizons' for China and Argentina on visit to Buenos Aires
Relations between Argentina and China were poised to reach unprecedented "new horizons", visiting President Xi Jinping said yesterday, addressing lawmakers in Buenos Aires.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Economic development not the only influence on personal car use, study finds
Although countries with high levels of economic development generally have more personal automobile travel than less-affluent nations, income is not the only factor that determines a nation's demand for cars, according to a new study.
Questions linger after BRICS summit - Top line: Defense cyber gets...
The leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa wrapped up their annual BRICS summit in the coastal Brazilian town of Fortaleza yesterday and cyber was a hot topic among the leaders.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The News Tribune
China, Russia leaders seek South American inroads
China, Latin American and Caribbean leaders pose for a group photo during the China and CELAC Summit at the Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Chinese leader woos Latin America with deals
China's president pressed a charm offensive with Latin America on Thursday, signing deals with Brazil, meeting regional leaders and proposing a $20 billion infrastructure fund that highlights Beijing's growing interests in the region.
Mail & Guardian
Top union man's World Cup junket
Samwu bigwigs live it up while comrades who ask questions about the missing millions collected from hard-working members are purged.
Around the world in 180-days on Oceania's Insignia
Got a few months to spare? Oceania Cruises is offering an additional 180-day journey aboard the newly refurbished Insignia that sails from Miami on January 4, 2016.
Russia's Putin Says U.S. Sanctions Are Leading to - Dead End'
Russian President Vladimir Putin said the U.S. will only hurt its own interests with its "aggressive" approach to new sanctions over the four-month conflict between Ukrainian forces and pro-Moscow separatists.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
BRICS bank not against IMF: Brazilian president
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said Wednesday that the development bank to be set up by the emerging-market bloc of BRICS is not against the International Monetary Fund .
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Sell or lease St Lucia's Vigie airport? You joking? Part 6
By Mark Laporte Crab Economics Most of us have seen crabs, caught them, cooked and eaten them.
A farmer growing cocoa in the Brazilian rainforest partners with bean-to-bar chocolate maker Nugali
Products : Dark Chocolate 80 percent Serra Do Conduru Bar - 3 Oz, Milk Chocolate With Brazil Nuts Bar - 3.5 Oz, Drage Chocolate Covered Strawberries - 4.6 Oz, Drage Chocolate Covered Macadamias 4.6 Oz, Drage Chocolate Covered Cocoa Nibs 5.3 Oz, Sugar Free Milk Chocolate Bar - 1.4 Oz, Sugar Free Dark Chocolate 70% Cocoa - 1.4 Oz, Sugar Free Drage ... (more)
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Foreign leaders line up to see Argentina's 'Dead Cow'
Russia's President Vladimir Putin , India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi , and China's President Xi Jinping arrive for a group photo at the BRICS summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, Tuesday, July 15. Russian and Chinese leaders are beating a path to Argentina 's door.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
China's Xi begins 2nd trip to Latin America, in sign of expanding role
Xi arrives in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza for the start of a two-day summit of the BRICS nations _ Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa _ then meets with regional leaders before heading to Argentina, Venezuela and Cuba.
Beautiful time-lapse video of Brazil taken from space
Several astronauts aboard the International Space Station have shared their love of futbol during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
PM leaves for Brazil to attend Brics Summit
Projecting a nuanced foreign policy approach of the new government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said India will discuss at the Brics Summit this week efforts to address regional crisis and security threats to restore a climate of peace while advancing global economic stability.
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Kyodo Top12 News
Japan to offer broad support to Brazil's agricultural industry TOKYO - Japanese government plans to provide broad support to Brazil's agricultural industry will be a major focus when Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meets with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff during a trip to five Latin American nations, sources close to the matter said Saturday.
Putin eyes Argentine energy in third stop of LatAm tour
Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting Argentina Saturday on a tour aimed at tapping Latin American natural resources and increasing Moscow's regional influence amid a post-Cold War low in East-West relations.