Male chauvinism and corruption are the causes of the defeat of the ruling party in departmental elections

“I deeply regret that we had lost the elections in La Paz,” said Bolivian President Evo Morales on Sunday, at the Palacio Quemado in La Paz, during a press conference after the victory of opposition candidates in departmental and municipal elections. The overwhelming...

Evo Morales requires”Apologize” of the US to Venezuela before the Summit of the Americas

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, demanded this Friday to his US counterpart, Barack Obama, to “apologize” to Venezuela for its “threats” before the Summit of the Americas. The president of Bolivia, who condemned the United States for declaring...

Correa arrived to Bolivia for inauguration of Morales

President Rafael Correa arrived yesterday to Bolivia to attend the third inauguration of the President of Bolivia, Evo Morales. Correa said that his visit is to celebrate the re-election of Evo Morales, who won the elections last October in an “overwhelming,...

Pope Francis announces his visit to Bolivia, Paraguay and Ecuador this year

Pope Francis announced yesterday his plans to visit Bolivia, Paraguay and Ecuador in 2015. He also noted that this year he also expects to visit Africa. These statements were made to reporters during his return trip to the Vatican, after his visit to the Philippines. The...

Pope Francis will visit indigenous people of Bolivia, Paraguay and Ecuador

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, said that Pope Francis wants to meet with various social sectors, especially with the indigenous peoples of South America. He added he’s awaiting the official confirmation of the Francis trip agenda to South America because, according...

Presidential elections begin in Bolivia: Polls give the victory to Evo Morales

Today, about six million Bolivians will elect their new president for the next five years. They will also vote to select the 36 senators and 130 national deputies that will represent them. The current president, Evo Morales and his Movement Al Socialismo, are the favorite...

Evo Morales starts campaign for presidential elections in October

Bolivian President Evo Morales, launches this Friday afternoon in La Paz his campaign for the general elections in October in which is shaping up as a favorite for a third consecutive term until 2020. The Movement to Socialism (MAS) led by Morales, the first indigenous president...

Evo Morales will be Bolivia’s presidential candidate for elections

The Member of the Supreme Electoral Court of Bolivia Chuquimia Dina reported that the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) formalized the candidacy of President Evo Morales and Vice President Álvaro García for the general elections of October 12. Morales, 54, President since 2006, is...