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News Guatemala: Why is community radio in Guatemala important?

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/community-radio-guatemala-important-180213083009392.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Sumpango, Guatemala - Sitting in a courtyard, wearing an indigenous huipil dress, Amanda Chiquito glows as she talks about the challenges and successes of working with the community radio station in Sumpango Sacatepequez, Guatemala. "There is no media that ...

News Guatemala: Guatemala Arrests Ex-President and His Finance Minister in Corruption Case

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/13/world/americas/guatemala-corruption-colom-oxfam.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

MEXICO CITY — Former President Álvaro Colom of Guatemala and his finance minister, who is now the chairman of Oxfam International, were arrested Tuesday in a graft case that is the latest chapter in the country’s sweeping attack on corruption.

News Guatemala: Guatemala arrests ex-president, Oxfam chairman in graft probe

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-guatemala-corruption/guatemala-arrests-ex-president-oxfam-chairman-in-graft-probe-idUSKCN1FX1RH?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom and a former finance minister who is now chairman of Oxfam International were arrested on Tuesday as part of a local corruption investigation, the public prosecutor’s office said.

News Guatemala: Ex-Guatemala prosecutor arrested in property seizure scheme

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/16/ex-guatemala-prosecutor-arrested-in-property-seizure-scheme.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

GUATEMALA CITY – Guatemalan authorities have arrested the country's former organized crime prosecutor as a purported participant in a network that allegedly seized properties illegally. The United Nations' anti-corruption mission in Guatemala confirmed ...

News Guatemala: Guatemala detains former president, finance minister on corruption charges

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/guatemala-detains-ex-president-alvaro-colom-finance-minister-on-corruption-charges/ar-BBJ5NMr
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

(CNN)Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom and a former finance minister who is now Oxfam International's chairman were detained Tuesday in a corruption investigation involving a public bus deal, the office of Guatemala's attorney general said.

News Guatemala: Guatemala arrests ex-president Colom on graft charges

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/guatemala-arrests-ex-president-colom-graft-charges-152733016.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Guatemala City (AFP) - Guatemalan authorities on Tuesday arrested a former president, Alvaro Colom, and nine ministers from his 2008-2012 government on corruption charges, a top prosecutor told AFP. Colom, 66, was taken into custody at his home in an ...

News Guatemala: Guatemala arrests ex-president, ex-finance minister in graft probe

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/13/guatemala-arrests-ex-president-ex-finance-minister-in-graft-probe.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom and a former finance minister who is now chairman of Oxfam International were arrested on Tuesday as part of a local corruption investigation, the public prosecutor's office said. "One of the 10 people detained in ...

News Guatemala: Oxfam International chairman arrested in Guatemala

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/13/Oxfam-International-chairman-arrested-in-Guatemala/5551518568749/?spt=rrs&or=10
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Feb. 13 (UPI) --Authorities arrested the chairman of Oxfam International in Guatemala on Tuesday after a corruption investigation related to his time as a Guatemalan government official. Juan Alberto Fuentes Knight, the finance minister for Guatemala ...

News Guatemala: Knoah Solutions Opens New Nearshore Facility in Guatemala

News channel or source: http://www.nearshoreamericas.com/knoah-solutions-facility-guatemala/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Global BPO provider Knoah Solutions has opened a new nearshore facility in Guatemala City, Guatemala, adding 50 people to its Central American presence. From this new location, the company will be supporting the over-the-phone interpretation (OPI), medical ...

News Guatemala: Guatemala: Indigenous Women Lead Community Radio Stations

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Guatemala-Indigenous-Women-Lead-Community-Radio-Stations-20180214-0050.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Community-based stations started an association bringing together the women reporters and broadcasters from all parts of the Central American country. Women in an Indigenous Guatemalan city are defying the government and maintaining their cultural roots ...