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2013


A performance by nominee Gian Marco and nominee Yandel (of Wisin Y Yandel); nominee Leslie Grace in a unique performance with Cirque du Soleil Zarkana; and a special segment celebrating salsa featuring Willy Chirino, 2013 Latin Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Oscar D’Leon, Jose Alberto “El Canario,” current nominee Sergio George, Ismael Miranda, and …

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State control of marijuana market should be seen as part of long and pragmatic tradition of market intervention and nationalisation Inhaling deeply from a large joint of unadulterated cannabis, Marcelo Vasquez grins at the imminent prospect of his outlawed passion becoming Uruguay’s newest state-sanctioned industry. This week, the country’s senate is expected to pass the …

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — President Cristina Fernandez returned to work Monday after six weeks of rest from skull surgery, and quickly remade her Cabinet with appointments suggesting she may tighten her grip on the economy and take an even harder line in Argentine debt negotiations. Axel Kiciloff, a fiery, unorthodox economist who pushed for …

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Around the world there is a consistent correlation between a country’s per capita GDP and how well it scores on innovation indices – the wealthier a country gets, the more innovative it becomes. Except, that is, in Latin America, which has seen countries across the region make a step up in terms of economic development …

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(Reuters) – Despite its own vast oil reserves, Latin America has doubled its reliance on the United States for fuels like diesel and gasoline over the last five years to keep its economies humming – and the dependence is growing. The culprit is an outdated refining network that has not been upgraded to add capacity …

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  DJ Netics New Reggaeton vs House, Mash Up to Reggaeton, and Salsa Romantica Mix

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ANDRES CRISTALDO/EPA Brazilian writer/singer Caetano Veloso garnered four Latin Grammy nominations. Everything is set for Latin music’s biggest night of the year: the nominees in 48 diverse categories, the stage at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, the election of Person of the Year (Miguel Bosé), plus countless other ceremonies, parties and pressers …

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Got Soulfrito? It’s been years since the last edition of this Urban Latin Music Festival. But finally, the 305 is getting another shot of the fest’s Spanglish street party vibe. “We’re pleased to announce,” the Soulfrito folks proclaimed today via Facebook, “Nas and Don Omar as our first two headliners for Soulfrito The Urban Latin Music …

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  Check New Music from New Latin Group MJ2.

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