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Key Element Of The Maryland Primary Care Program To Launch January 2019

Key Element Of The Maryland Primary Care Program To Launch January 2019

Program Supports the Delivery of Advanced Primary Care Allowing Providers Play an Increasingly Important Role in Improving Health Outcomes. Baltimore, MD (May 18, 2018) – Earlier this week, Governor Larry Hogan, together with the Maryland Department of Health and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), announced the federal approval of Maryland’s Total Cost […]

Trump on North Korean Threats to Cancel Summit: “We’ll See”

Trump on North Korean Threats to Cancel Summit: “We’ll See”

The White House dismissed North Korea’s threats Wednesday to walk away from a planned summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. This week, North Korean state media said the talks—scheduled to be held in Singapore on June 12—might be canceled if the U.S. continues to demand North Korea unilaterally abandon its nuclear […]

Volaris Celebrates Inaugural Flight from Dulles International to El Salvador and Costa Rica

Volaris Celebrates Inaugural Flight from Dulles International to El Salvador and Costa Rica

Becomes first international low-cost carrier operating between Central America and U.S. Capital Region. Washington Dulles International Airport and Volaris Costa Rica, an ultra-low-cost carrier operating in Central America, Mexico and the United States, celebrated the Washington, D.C., region’s first low-fare service to El Salvador and Costa Rica on Thursday with delegations from the Embassies of […]

American Immigration Council Condemns Attorney General’s Decision Restricting Immigration Judges’ Authority

American Immigration Council Condemns Attorney General’s Decision Restricting Immigration Judges’ Authority

Washington D.C. – Late today, Attorney General Jeff Sessions unilaterally removed immigration judges’ general authority to administratively close cases. Administrative closure is an important mechanism that helps overburdened immigration judges control their caseloads by allowing them to temporarily remove a case from an immigration court docket. Judges are then able to prioritize hearings in some […]

Latin American Recovery

By Isaac Cohen* The International Monetary Fund released the Western Hemisphere Regional Economic Outlook, highlighting the recovery of the Latin American economies from the contraction experienced by most South American economies in 2016, caused by the fall in commodity prices mainly due to the slowdown in China. http://www.imf.org/en/Publications/REO/WH/Issues/2018/05/09/wreo0518 According to the Fund, Latin American “growth […]

Full Employment?

By Isaac Cohen* The Labor Department announced, last week, the creation of 164,000 new nonfarm jobs in April. The unemployment rate decreased to 3.9 percent, from 4.1 percent for the previous six months, the lowest level in 17 years. Job creation has been sustained for 91 consecutive months, since October 2010, as the US economy […]

Mujeres que inspiran: Gloria Estefan

Mujeres que inspiran: Gloria Estefan

La superestrella internacional, Gloria Estefan, es una cantante, actriz y compositora galardonada con un premio Grammy, autora de dos libros infantiles, filántropa y humanitaria del New York Times. Ella es considerada una de las artistas más reconocidas y queridas del mundo. La revista Billboard la considera el artista de crossover latino más exitoso en la […]

Less Growth

By Isaac Cohen* The fact that the US economy, according to the Commerce Department, grew at an annual rate of 2.3 percent from January to March indicates that there was a slowdown, when compared to the annual rate of 2.9 percent achieved during last year’s fourth quarter. Consumer spending, which amounts to more than two […]

Upswing and Risks

By Isaac Cohen* At the spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, held in Washington last week, there was no celebration of the global economic upswing which started in the second half of 2016. As indicated by the World Economic Outlook, the Fund’s flagship publication, global growth is projected to reach […]

Former Mexican Governor Extradited to the Southern District of Texas

Former Mexican Governor Extradited to the Southern District of Texas

BROWNSVILLE, TX – Tomas Yarrington Ruvalcaba, the former governor of the State of Tamaulipas, Mexico, and a former PRI Party candidate for Mexican President, has been extradited to the United States. Ruvalcaba is charged in a Brownsville indictment which includes allegations of racketeering, drug smuggling, money laundering and bank fraud. U.S. Attorneys Ryan K. Patrick […]

2018 Spring Meetings

2018 Spring Meetings

  The Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (Bank) each year bring together central bankers, ministers of finance and development, private sector executives, and academics to discuss issues of global concern, including the world economic outlook, poverty eradication, economic development, and aid effectiveness. Also featured are seminars, regional […]