Venezuela inaugurates a «room» to prevent «attacks» against the electrical system

Venezuela inaugurates a "room" to prevent "attacks" against the electrical system

Caracas, Jan 21 (EFE) .- The Minister of Electric Energy of Venezuela, Néstor Reverol, announced this Friday the inauguration of a «situation room» to «prevent» all «threats» against the electrical system of the Caribbean country. «We are inaugurating a situational room against the electrical war, which seeks to prevent all threats, to attend to an … Read More

VIDEO: A police officer confronts his colleagues with kung-fu movements and they reduce him with pepper spray

VIDEO: Un policía se enfrenta a sus compañeros con movimientos de kung-fu y estos lo reducen con gas pimienta

Published: 22 Jan 2022 09:43 GMT According to the authorities, it all started when the officer assaulted his colleagues while he was off duty. A policeman confronted his colleagues in Cape Town (South Africa) using kung-fu movements and they used pepper spray to reduce him. The video of the conflict has been published this Thursday … Read More

JPMorgan estimates economic damage in US$150 crude scenario

JPMorgan estimates economic damage in US$150 crude scenario

(Bloomberg) — The price of oil hasn’t even hit $100 a barrel, but that hasn’t stopped economists at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from taking worst-case scenarios about what a rise to $150 a barrel this quarter. Most Read from Bloomberg In a report released Friday, economists including Joseph Lupton and Bruce Kasman warned that such … Read More

OPEC+ compliance rises to 122% in December, sources say

OPEC+ compliance rises to 122% in December, sources say

LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – OPEC+ compliance with oil production cuts rose to around 122% in December, two sources in the group told Reuters, indicating some members continue to struggle to ramp up output. . The figure compares with 117% in November. The International Energy Agency said this week that the group missed its production … Read More

Latin America narrowly to avoid fourth-quarter contraction

Latin America narrowly to avoid fourth-quarter contraction

EFE Latam Videos Colombia inaugurates the largest wind farm in the country built by Elecnor Cabo de la Vela (Colombia), Jan 21 (EFE).- The President of Colombia, Iván Duque, inaugurated this Friday the Guajira 1 Wind Farm, the largest in the country, built by the Spanish company Elecnor and located in Cabo de la Vela. … Read More

Fitur 2022: How to get to know half the world before touring it

Fitur 2022: How to get to know half the world before touring it

Madrid, Jan 21 (EFE).- After the hustle and bustle of three days of professional activities, the public will be able to discover this weekend the most varied offer of vacations and leisure from the hundred countries participating in the Madrid International Tourism Fair (FITUR ), from historical routes to how and where to celebrate a … Read More

Nuctech, China’s eyes on the world’s most sensitive accesses

Nuctech scanners in Brussels.  Photo: AP

In some of the most sensitive places in the world, the authorities have installed security control devices manufactured by a single Chinese company with deep ties to the Chinese military and the highest levels of the ruling Communist Party. The World Economic Forum in Davos. The largest ports in Europe. Airports from Amsterdam to Athens. … Read More

IMF’s Georgieva says Fed acts responsibly, fight COVID-19 also key

IMF's Georgieva says Fed acts responsibly, fight COVID-19 also key

WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Friday that not only central bankers must fight inflation, but other policymakers have a critical role to play in, among other things, driving the vaccination to end the COVID-19 pandemic. Georgieva told a virtual panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos that … Read More

Actor and comedian Louie Anderson has died at the age of 68

The tribute to Louie Anderson on the facade of The Comedy Store, in West Hollywood.  AP Photo/Chris Pizzello

louis andersonaward-winning veteran comedian Emmy for her portrayal of a mother of twins on the television series Baskets, died this Friday, January 21, at 68 years. Anderson’s death happened after having suffered complications from cancer, at a hospital in Las Vegas, said Glenn Schwartz, his longtime agent. The actor suffered from a type of lymphoma. … Read More