The USO’s President, Edwin Palma, warned about massive lay offs due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Yopal’s Mayor, Luis Castro, said that the Works for Taxes modality that aims to be financed with royalties’ resources, takes autonomy away from local governments. These and other stories in our periodic Royalties summary.
I arrived from the UK on March 5th. On March 9th, my wife went to the dentist and was refused treatment because I was so recently returned from Europe (sorry Brexit sympathizers). Except for a trip to the grocery store, I’ve been in our apartment ever since. That has given me lots of time to think about the medium- and long-term economic consequences of the current problem.
Or even in Latin America. The headline might have upset your board members or institutional investors when it appeared a few weeks ago but it was false. Colombia is not exactly a shining example of public service morality but not the most corrupt in the world or even the region.