World

Cuba is preparing to vote on homosexual marriage, how is the debate? | Today news

More than eight million Cubans are invited to answer Yes or No to the question: do you agree with the Family Code? The new legislation, which if approved will replace the one in force since 1975, defines marriage as the union “between two people”, opening the door to homosexual unions and adoption for same-sex couples. Photo: EFE-EFE/Yander Zamora Cubans began voting Sunday in a referendum…
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Economy

An ecosystem of world-class tourism projects is consolidated in Cartagena

Several groups of investors and strategic allies have dedicated themselves to consolidating a luxury tourism and entertainment offer in the capital of Bolívar. / Courtesy A. COHEN Photo: Courtesy A.COHEN Despite the hard blow that local tourism received in the pandemic, today the sector is recovering. In the first half of 2022, at Cartagena More than 1.6 million people entered, double the…
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Opinion

science through journalism

Journalism and science hand in hand. Photo: Pixabay The importance of science and the speed with which scientific developments, technology and innovation evolve, warrant that society has means that enable the transfer of knowledge and make its understanding and analysis…
Opinion

Subsidized gasoline for coca in border areas

In 2020, 57% of coca leaf growers produced coca paste themselves. / Maria Camila Morales Photo: Maria Camila Morales Lopez To produce a kilo of cocaine base paste, 75 gallons of gasoline are used, although other fuels could be used. Coca growers prefer it because it is…
Politics

The director of ANAF says that he receives "almost daily" threatening messages because of the controls: "It's clear that I disturbed someone"

The director of ANAF, Lucian Heiuș, presented on Sunday, on Digi24, the results obtained so far by the Fisc following the checks that intensified in the summer and confessed that he started to be threatened by many people following these checks. Since July, ANAF has started a series of large-scale controls to check unjustified wealth, non-payment of taxes or tax evasion. Lucian Heiuș claimed…
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Politics

REPORT. "Be careful, the doors are closing!" Underground life with Simona and Adelina, two of the few women at the helm of the subway

Simona Chelu (44 years old) and Adelina Pungan (34 years old) are two of the six women who work as mechanics on the subway lines in Bucharest, within Metrorex. Simona caught the “bug” from the family, while Adelina was fascinated by her parents’ jobs in transport and wanted to have a job more dedicated to men than women. Libertatea continues today the series dedicated to…
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