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La Paz, feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Civil Defense Carlos Brú affirmed that the Bolivian government guarantees assistance to all those affected by the heavy rains that affect several departments of the country.

Por Viviana Diaz

Paz (Prensa Latina) After 12 years of work, the Cuban Medical Team in Bolivia continues faithful to the commitment to life and the guarantee of health as an inherent right of all human beings.

La Paz, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) The death toll rose to eight people, while injured people increased to 40 after a gas bottle exploded yesterday in the Bolivian city of Oruro during the carnival held here, police authorities said today.

La Paz, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban writers, troubadours and dancers will participate in the 19th International Book Fair of the Bolivian city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, with the participation of the Caribbean island, as a guest country, organizers informed on Thursday.

La Paz, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales today called on people to hold events on February 14 to accompany the oral hearings on the country''s maritime lawsuit against Chile in The Hague.

La Paz, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) The sectors of construction, electricity and public administration services lead the economic growth of 4.2 percent registered in Bolivia in 2017, as stated by the head of the Economy Ministry, Mario Guillen.

La Paz, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) In the year 2017, the banking system of Bolivia presented a stable level of profitability and its profits favored the management of funds that benefit the population, Published the Economy Ministry today.

La Paz, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales asserted today that nine years after the expulsion of the US Drug Enforcement Agency, this country shows better results in its struggle against drug trafficking.

La Paz, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) During the preparation process with the legal team of the oral arguments, Foreign Minister Fernando Huanacuni ratified today the position of Bolivia to demand and validate its right of sovereign access to the sea, with which it was born.

La Paz, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) New Deputy Public Safety Minister, Wilfredo Chávez, assured that Bolivia is the third country with the lowest crime rates in South America, behind Chile and Ecuador, in that order.

By Laura Becquer

La Paz, (Prensa Latina) The opening of the Polyethylene Pipes and Accessories Production Plant for Natural Gas Networks is an example of the Bolivian government''s desire to move from nationalization to industrialization.