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News Guatemala » People: 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
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

“These 10 people were arrested for alleged crimes of embezzlement and fraud,” said Matias Ponce, a spokesman for the U.N.-backed International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG), which has taken the lead in pursuing high-level corruption ...

News Guatemala » People: 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 ... "We face constant criminalisation and stigmatisation towards indigenous people," Chiquito says. "I think that the worry of both the government and the media outlets is that through radio there is constant ...

News Guatemala » People: 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 ... Officials say investigators are conducting searches and pursuing the arrests of several other people. More details are expected later Friday.

News Guatemala » People: 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 » People: 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

the office of Guatemala's attorney general said. Colom was detained on corruption charges along with nine other people, including Juan Alberto Fuentes Knight, chairman of Oxfam International. The arrests come as Oxfam is under scrutiny in a sex scandal ...

News Guatemala » People: 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/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

was arrested in an early-morning raid after a fraud investigation into Guatemala City's bus system. Also arrested was former Guatemalan President Álvaro Colom and eight of his former Cabinet members None of the people arrested has been formally charged ...

News Guatemala » People: Guatemala nabs ex-President Colom amid public transport graft probe

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/guatemala-nabs-ex-president-colom-amid-public-transport-143407329.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Former Guatemalan President Alvaro ... chief anti-corruption officer at the public prosecutor's office. "One of the 10 people detained in today's operation is the ex-president of the republic, Alvaro Colom," Sandoval said on ...

News Guatemala » People: Combating Inequality in Mexico and Guatemala Through Education

News channel or source: http://www.shu.edu/diplomacy/news/combating-inequality-in-mexico-and-guatemala.cfm
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The organization runs a primary care clinic in an underserved rural community in Aguacate, Guatemala and is currently exploring ... They are deserving people and they need our help." During their six-day stay, Manojlovic and McMichen met with government ...

News Guatemala » People: 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

Ixchel helps fill that void and addresses topics important to the 50,000 mainly Indigenous people of Sumpango such as education ... AMARC, says that in Guatemala and Peru, community radio station organizers can be indicted for "aggravated theft" or ...

News Guatemala » People: Tebow visited five 'Night to Shine' special-needs proms sites, from Guatemala to U.S.

News channel or source: http://www.jacksonville.com/news/20180212/tebow-visited-five-night-to-shine-special-needs-proms-sites-from-guatemala-to-us
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Guatemala and Piura, Peru, then on to Richmond, Va. and Broken Arrow and Oklahoma City in Oklahoma. Founded in 2015, this year the prom was simultaneously held in 16 countries on six continents, with an estimated 90,000 special-needs people and 175,000 ...