Potosi (Bolivia)

Type: City
Name: Potosi (Bolivia)
Country: Bolivia
Latitude: -19.57
Longitude: -65.75
population: 141,254
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

M 4.4 - South-America Bolivia [Departamento de Potosi] Villa Alota

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 13.04.2014 09:44:04 UTC Magnitude: M 4.4 Mercalli Scale: 3 Depth: 135.86 km Coordinate: 21° 9.264, 68° 42.294 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 05:44 at night ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Robbery of mining offices in Potosí, Bolivia, highlights organised crime risk to mining companies in the region

EVENTA group of unknown individuals stole USD290,000 from the offices of Glencore's subsidiary Sinchi Wayra, located in the municipality of Porco, Bolivia, on 10 April.Porco is located approximately 30 kilometres from the city of Potosí in the department ... [Published Jane's - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

How groundwater pumping leads to subsidence, or sinking of the earth

AIZAR RALDES/AFP/A group of tourists observes a subsidence at Rico Hill ("Sumaj Urqu" in Quechua language, meaning beautiful or majestic hill) in Potosi, Bolivia, on September 21, 2010. Rico Hill is one of the biggest silver deposits of the world and ... [Published SCPR - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Bolivia: three dead in miners' protests

Thousands of miners blocked highways in five departments of Bolivia for five days starting March 31 to protest a pending new mining law. Members of mining ooperatives installed at least 10 roablocks in the departments of  La Paz, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz, ... [Published World War 4 Report - Apr 05 2014]
Entities: Protest, Bolivia, Mineral
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Bolivian leader, organizers unveil 2015 Dakar Rally route

Bolivian President Evo Morales and organizers of the Dakar Rally Friday unveiled the routes competitors will take through Bolivia in next year's edition.Morales and representatives of the Amaury Sport Organization ( ASO) said at an event here that the ... [Published China.org.cn - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

High Plains Adventure

Imagine exploring a volcanic crater at an altitude of more than 16,000 feet or having a picnic in the middle of a salt flat with 72 islands, dotted with hot-pink flamingoes, frolicking vizcachas and ancient cacti, all against a colorful backdrop created ... [Published Inlan - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

One dead and 40 injured in Bolivia mining clashes

cture: AFP La Paz. One person died and 40 were injured Monday in Bolivia in clashes between miners and police, officials said, AFP reported.Miners are disputing a bill under debate in parliament that would deny them the right to work for foreign companies, ... [Published Focus Bulgaria - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Why I Nominated Emmanuel Zunz for the GOOD 100

Illustration by Lauren Tamaki I first wrote to Emmanuel Zunz half a dozen years ago; I had heard him on All Things Considered, talking about his work as a music producer in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.  Since I was doing similar work with children ... [Published Good Magazine - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

VICTORY MINES : South American Tin Progresses Environmental and Social Activities to Advance Bolivian Tin Projects

Release date- 21032014 - Victory Mines Limited (ASX: VIC) is pleased to advise it has received the following update on South America Tin Limited's plans to develop a 150 tonne per day tin processing plant in the North of Potosi region of Bolivia .SAT ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 25 2014]
Entities: Tin, Mines, Bolivia, Environment
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

M 4.5 - South-America Bolivia [Departamento de Potosi] Villa Alota

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 23.03.2014 11:10:53 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 118.3 km Coordinate: 20° 5.340, 68° 49.740 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 07:10 in the ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Bolivia: NINE MINING CONCESSIONS WILL GO TO HANDS OF STATE

The Ministerio de Minería y Metalurgia [Ministry of Mining and Metallurgy] of Bolivia announced that at least 9 mining concessions, from 28 which were verified in three municipalities in the department of La Paz, will revert to the State to show that ... [Published Minerandina - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Infrastructure - Bolivia - Bolivia's Potosí launches cable car tender

Bolivia's Potosí municipality, located in the department of the same name, has launched a tender for the construction of a cable car system for both touristic and mass transportation purposes.This news article is one of hundreds published daily by Business ... [Published Business News Americas - Mar 10 2014]

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"Uyuni and the regions of Potosi and Oruro will set the stage for four stages of competition (with) the best drivers ... in the world's most dangerous rally" Lavigne added
Groux said that the organizers, headed by the Ministry of the Presidency, Juan Ramon Quintana, "are starting the preparations for the 2015 Rally the next days, next week."
"It could be a matter of time until the whole thing comes down and we have nothing" he says
"President Morales will be in Uyuni on Sunday to welcome the competitors in the Dakar Rally" Communication Minister Amanda Davila told reporters at a press conference in La Paz

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M 4.4 - South-America Bolivia [Departamento de ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 13 2014]
Robbery of mining offices in Potosí, Bolivia, h... [Published Jane's - Apr 11 2014]
How groundwater pumping leads to subsidence, or... [Published SCPR - Apr 08 2014]
Bolivia: three dead in miners' protests [Published World War 4 Report - Apr 05 2014]
Bolivian leader, organizers unveil 2015 Dakar R... [Published China.org.cn - Apr 04 2014]
Miners Just Took 43 Police Officers Hostage in ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Apr 03 2014]
High Plains Adventure [Published Inlan - Apr 03 2014]
One dead and 40 injured in Bolivia mining clashes [Published Focus Bulgaria - Apr 01 2014]
Bolivia Begins Preparations For The 2015 Dakar ... [Published Bernama - Mar 31 2014]
The Indoctrinated West [Published Global Research - Mar 29 2014]
Why I Nominated Emmanuel Zunz for the GOOD 100 [Published Good Magazine - Mar 28 2014]
How young is too young? Bolivia debates child l... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Mar 26 2014]
VICTORY MINES : South American Tin Progresses E... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 25 2014]
M 4.5 - South-America Bolivia [Departamento de ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Mar 23 2014]
Bolivia: NINE MINING CONCESSIONS WILL GO TO HAN... [Published Minerandina - Mar 12 2014]
The Indoctrinated West [Published CounterPunch - Mar 11 2014]
Infrastructure - Bolivia - Bolivia's Potosí lau... [Published Business News Americas - Mar 10 2014]
Bolivia (Plurinational State of): Bolivia, Floo... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 21 2014]
Bolivia (Plurinational State of): REDLAC Weekly... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 05 2014]
Amalgamated Gold and Silver Inc. Will Employ th... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jan 29 2014]
Bolivia's Cerro Rico, the 'mountain that eats m... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 10 2014]
Bolivia's president to meet with racers [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jan 09 2014]
Breathless in Bolivia [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 24 2013]
Biography for Ricardo Calla Ortega [Published Able2Act - Apr 20 2005]
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M 4.4 - South-America Bolivia [Departamento de ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 13 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 13.04.2014 09:44:04 UTC Magnitude: M 4.4 Mercalli Scale: 3 Depth: 135.86 km Coordinate: 21° 9.264, 68° 42.294 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 05:44 at night ...
M 4.5 - South-America Bolivia [Departamento de ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Mar 23 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 23.03.2014 11:10:53 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 118.3 km Coordinate: 20° 5.340, 68° 49.740 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 07:10 in the ...
Bolivia (Plurinational State of): Bolivia, Floo... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 21 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Bolivia (Plurinational State of) A. Situation analysis Description of the disaster 331,399 Swiss francs are requested from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund ...
Bolivia (Plurinational State of): REDLAC Weekly... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 05 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Ecuador, Peru Highlights BOLIVIA: Authorities report more than 150,000 people affected by the current rainy season. The government has declared ...
Amalgamated Gold and Silver Inc. Will Employ th... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jan 29 2014]
MIAMI, FL --(Marketwired - January 29, 2014) - Amalgamated Gold and Silver Inc. (AGS) (PINKSHEETS: BCHS) today announced it will retain Exploration Alliance SA ( http://www.explorationalliance.com/home.html ) to perform the NI 43-101 at the St. Anthony ...
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