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Montevideo, November 23rd 2017 - 07:36 UTC

Stories for 2002

  • Monday, December 9th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Breaking News

    Headlines: Negative inflation in Chile; Critical trade talks with US; “True leader of the XXI century”; Brazilian economy recovering.

  • Monday, December 9th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Fisheries News

    Headlines: EU preferential tariffs for Argentina; Red tide ban on Patagonian bivalves; Chile approves new fisheries law;Research vessel project for Patagonian shrimp fishery; Illegal fishing in southern Brazil; Industry and legislators locked in dispute; Russia seeks renewal of agreement; Shrimp exports face US anti-dumping campaign

  • Sunday, December 8th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Upholding Falklands' self-determination

    No opportunity has been lost during the 20th anniversary year of the Falklands War to remind the British public of the sacrifices made in 1982 and the pledge given to uphold the right of the Islander's to self-determination.

  • Sunday, December 8th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Falklands Commodore leads wreath layers

    One of the outstanding commanders of the 1982 Falklands War, Commodore Mike Clapp, CB, laid the wreath in memory of the Armed Forces at the Falkland Islands Association (FIA) annual Act of Remembrance commemorating Battle Day on 8th December, 1914, when the German South Atlantic fleet was vanquished by the Royal Navy.

  • Friday, December 6th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Venezuela Conflict

    Lawmakers from the pro-government socialist Podemos (We Can) Party on Thursday asked Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez to lead a call to early elections as a way to solve the country's growing social and political crisis.

  • Friday, December 6th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Six South American Leaders Convene Summit

    Six South American presidents convened a summit of the continent's largest trading bloc Thursday, aiming to work out a timetable for a free trade agreement covering most of the continent.

  • Friday, December 6th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Penguin News Friday Update

    Headlines: Unexplained penguin deaths: bodies litter west beaches; Good to be back says new Governor; Dan is top student; Photo exhibition; RAF band to play.

  • Friday, December 6th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Argentina, Agriculture and Venezuela

    In a joint declaration, Mercosur presidents currently holding talks in Brasilia made a strong statement demanding an end to subsidies by rich countries and a fairer agricultural trade policies.

  • Thursday, December 5th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    IMF, Treasury Plan Latin American Visits

    Horst Koehler, the head of the International Monetary Fund, and Kenneth Dam, a top economics official in the Bush administration, will make separate fact-finding missions to Latin America starting later this week.

  • Thursday, December 5th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

    Fisheries News

    Headlines: Strike paralyses 92 per cent of fishing activity; Dismay at Colombia's decision not to enforce tuna ban; Spanish fishing ban extended to Portugese border