Bolivian president repudiated in Argentina

Today, as Bolivian president was visiting Argentina, the Jewish Community repudiated him because of his “lame” excuse regarding his invitation to criminal Ahmad Vahidi, current Iran’s minister of defense. NGO “Defendamos Buenos Aires” wanted to declare current Bolivian president as persona non grata. http://www.lostiempos.com/diario/actualidad/nacional/20110630/comunidad-judia-repudia-visita-de-morales-a-argentina-por-haber-recibido-a_131911_267257.html

Will Bolivia restore diplomatic relations with the USA?

Yesterday’s Pagina Siete editorial recalls an earlier interview with Bolivian Foreign Affairs minister. Where Choquehuanca had mentioned he once told American diplomats: “… we prefer not to receive cooperation but to have good relations.” According to this government, this impasse is in the verge of being resolved. Apparently the problem relied on a clause proposed…

Negative government intervention and anarchy – UPDATE

Regarding this government’s intention to control prices, a reaction came from the International Monetary Fund (IMF): Gabriel Lopetegui, Chief of Mission for the IMF in Bolivia, said yesterday that world food prices in the last years, were consistently high and that generates social negative impacts. He also stated that a solution to that problem is…