Uruguayan president-elect refuses to invite Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela to inaugurationUruguay's President-elect Luis Lacalle has decided not to invite the diplomatic representatives of Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua to his inauguration ceremony on March 1st.

The strike against Petrobras executive board began on February 1stIn Brazil, oil workers suspended their strike Thursday after 19 days, while Petrobras state oil company promised to start a round of negotiations with the unions.

China eliminates additional taxes on US products required in hospitals China published on Friday that the country will begin exempting 65 US products from tariffs for one year starting February 28.

 The strike is actively supported by teachers, health workers, lawyers, and railroad personnel.French unions carried out the tenth day of a general strike against the bill for the pension reform proposed by President Emmanuel Macron.

The Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Bolivia reported that former President Evo Morales will not be allowed to participate in the 2020 general electionsThe president of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Bolivia (TSE), Salvador Romero, reported that former President Evo Morales will not be allowed to participate in the 2020 general elections, which will be held on May 3rd.