Republics

CleanSpark, Inc. and Sunshine Energy Announce Exclusive Costa Rica Partnership

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 2:30pm

The agreement allows Sunshine the exclusive right to market and sell CleanSpark's products and services throughout the country of Costa Rica.

Key Points: 
  • The agreement allows Sunshine the exclusive right to market and sell CleanSpark's products and services throughout the country of Costa Rica.
  • As part of the agreement, Sunshine will license mVSO (microgrid Value Stream Optimizer) energy modeling software for exclusive use in Costa Rica.
  • Sunshine Energy is a subsidiary company of Losko Costa Rica, a company dedicated to hydroelectric generation since 1994.
  • Sunshine seeks to transform the world around us with a commitment to clean energy and solar energy in Costa Rica and the region.

Perfect World CEO Dr. Robert H. Xiao: the COVID-19 pandemic will stimulate new growth across the e-sports industry

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 4:44pm

Looking ahead, we hope to join hands with the government as well as upstream and downstream partners across the industrial chain to promote mutually beneficial cooperation and create a win-win situation."

Key Points: 
  • Looking ahead, we hope to join hands with the government as well as upstream and downstream partners across the industrial chain to promote mutually beneficial cooperation and create a win-win situation."
  • Dr. Xiao said in his speech that technological innovation is the growth engine for the e-sports industry.
  • China's e-sports user base reached 484 million, up nearly 10 percent.
  • China has now become the world's largest e-sports market.

Government of Honduras assures it will reach the last consequences to clarify the abduction of Garifuna leaders

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 12:39am

The Executive Power has made available to the Public Ministry all its technical, scientific and logistical capacities to clarify the crime and find the material and intellectual responsible.

Key Points: 
  • The Executive Power has made available to the Public Ministry all its technical, scientific and logistical capacities to clarify the crime and find the material and intellectual responsible.
  • On July 22, as a result of that combined effort, the arrest of a person allegedly linked to the abduction was achieved.
  • Likewise, other important advances have been made in the investigation for clarifying this highly reprehensible action against 4 Honduras citizens.
  • Today Honduras has more robust institutions, technical and scientific wise, in order to guarantee that human rights of each citizen are respected.

Liberty Latin America to Acquire Telefonica’s Operations in Costa Rica

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 6:28am

Liberty Latin America Ltd. (Liberty Latin America or LLA) (NASDAQ: LILA and LILAK, OTC Link: LILAB) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Telefnica S.A.s (Telefnica) wireless operations in Costa Rica (Telefnica Costa Rica), one of Costa Ricas largest mobile service providers.

Key Points: 
  • Liberty Latin America Ltd. (Liberty Latin America or LLA) (NASDAQ: LILA and LILAK, OTC Link: LILAB) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Telefnica S.A.s (Telefnica) wireless operations in Costa Rica (Telefnica Costa Rica), one of Costa Ricas largest mobile service providers.
  • Telefnica Costa Rica has delivered strong financial performance, including high single-digit top-line growth and strong double-digit Adjusted OIBDA growth from 2017-20193.
  • Advisory and financing services to Liberty Latin America on the transaction have been provided by JP Morgan, LionTree and Scotiabank.
  • Liberty Latin America is a leading communications company operating in over 20 countries across Latin America and the Caribbean under the consumer brands VTR, Flow, Liberty, Ms Mvil, BTC, UTS and Cabletica.

Costa Rica Launches Life Sciences Hub Initiative

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 3:03pm

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On 8 May 2020, the government of Costa Rica declared the medical and wellness industry "of public and national interest" and announced that Costa Rica is well placed to become a hub for wellness, innovation, and life sciences.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On 8 May 2020, the government of Costa Rica declared the medical and wellness industry "of public and national interest" and announced that Costa Rica is well placed to become a hub for wellness, innovation, and life sciences.
  • The elements for such a strategic positioning of our country as a life sciences hub are present.
  • It is common for companies that invest in Costa Rica to continue to grow both in the size and sophistication of their operation, and for "ex-pat" executives to stay in Costa Rica once their term ends at the company.
  • This article was written by: Dyal Jimnez F., Minister of Foreign Trade of Costa Rica and Romn Macaya H., PhD, President of the Board, Costa Rica Social Security System

Gran Tierra Announces Release Date for its 2020 Second Quarter Results, Conference Call and Webcast Details

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 12:01am

Interested parties may also access the live webcast on the investor relations page of Gran Tierras website at www.grantierra.com.

Key Points: 
  • Interested parties may also access the live webcast on the investor relations page of Gran Tierras website at www.grantierra.com.
  • An archive of the webcast will be available on Gran Tierras website until August 12, 2020.
  • In addition, an audio replay of the conference call will be available following the call until August 12, 2020.
  • Gran Tierra holds interests in producing and prospective properties in Colombia and prospective properties in Ecuador.

LithuanianMarketplace.com offers COVID-19 Personal Protection Equipment by airfreight from the Republic of Lithuania

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:59pm

Lori V. Gagnon, Chief Operations Officer of the Lithuanian Trade Council, says the Republic of Lithuania realizes the devastating impact of COVID-19 on healthcare professionals with shortages of PPE.

Key Points: 
  • Lori V. Gagnon, Chief Operations Officer of the Lithuanian Trade Council, says the Republic of Lithuania realizes the devastating impact of COVID-19 on healthcare professionals with shortages of PPE.
  • Lithuania has a long history of garment manufacturing, and the government has been working with manufacturers.
  • Enterprise Lithuania is an entrepreneurship and export development agency in Lithuania, established by the Ministry of Economy and Innovation.
  • The website offers industrial products, food and beverage, home and garden, personal care, pet supplies and more.

Power Tools Markets in China 2020-2029 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:26pm

The "Power Tools Markets in China" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Power Tools Markets in China" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • China's demand for Power Tools has grown at a fast pace in the past decade.
  • The primary and secondary research for this report was done in China in order to access up-to-date government regulations, market information and industry data.
  • Interviews were conducted with Chinese industry experts, university professors, and producers in China.

Colombia Offers Close-to-Home Trade and Investment Opportunities for U.S. Companies

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 12:00pm

"In this post-COVID-19 world we are seeing trade shift from East-West to North-South and from just-in-time to just-in-case," said Colombian Ambassador to the United States Francisco Santos.

Key Points: 
  • "In this post-COVID-19 world we are seeing trade shift from East-West to North-South and from just-in-time to just-in-case," said Colombian Ambassador to the United States Francisco Santos.
  • We are making sure our doors are open wide for business in this new world order of trade."
  • With U.S. investment in Colombia already exceeding USD$11.6 billion in the last five years, the United States is the world's largest investor and the main and most important commercial partner of Colombia.
  • "Colombia is an ideal destination to mitigate the risks that the new dynamic of international trade brings in the post-COVID-19 era.

Orezone Gold Corporation to Webcast Live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com July 30th

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 1:35pm

VANCOUVER, BC, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Orezone Gold Corporation (TSX.V:ORE, OTCQX:ORZCF), based in Vancouver, BC and focused on developing the Bombor Gold Project in Burkina Faso, West Africa today announcedthat Patrick Downey, President, CEO & Director will present live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on Thursday, July 30th.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, BC, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Orezone Gold Corporation (TSX.V:ORE, OTCQX:ORZCF), based in Vancouver, BC and focused on developing the Bombor Gold Project in Burkina Faso, West Africa today announcedthat Patrick Downey, President, CEO & Director will present live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on Thursday, July 30th.
  • This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time.
  • If attendees are not able to join the event live on the day of the conference, an archived webcast will also be made available after the event.
  • It is recommended that investors pre-register and run the online system check to expedite participation and receive event updates.