Microsoft negotiates the purchase of Discord, one of the fastest growing social networks • Hola News

USA TECHNOLOGY New York, Mar 22 (EFE) .- Microsoft has held talks to acquire the social network of “chatrooms” Discord, with more than 100 million active users and one of the fastest growing during the pandemic. As reported by The New York Times on Tuesday, Discord and Microsoft have discussed the possibility of a purchase … Read more

Peru maintains quarantine in 32 provinces and will receive vaccines from Pfizer • Hola News

CORONAVIRUS PERU Lima, Feb 10 (EFE) .- Peru will maintain until February 28 the quarantine in 32 provinces of the country considered “at extreme risk” by the covid-19 pandemic and will receive between March and April next more than 1 million dose of the vaccine from the pharmaceutical company Pfizer. The information was confirmed this … Read more

US maneuvers with live fire in South Korea suspended due to noise • Hola News

KOREA CONFLICT SEOUL, Feb 9 (EFE) .- Local authorities have temporarily suspended live-fire maneuvers by the United States Army in South Korea today due to protests over excessive noise from residents who reside in the area where they take place every year. . The maneuvers, which include the participation of Apache helicopters and which normally … Read more

The entertainment sector encourages Hang Seng, which accounts for 0.6% • Hola News

HONG KONG CLOSURE BAG Beijing, Feb 5 (EFE) .- The benchmark index of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, the Hang Seng, ended the last session of the week today with an increase of 0.6%, driven by the large casino operators, and on the very successful first day of listing for the Kuaishou short video app. … Read more

Former leader of Trump’s team against covid “always” considered resigning • Hola News

CORONAVIRUS Washington, Jan 23 (EFE News) .- Deborah Birx, who coordinated the White House working group against covid-19 during the past Donald Trump administration, admitted that she “always” considered resigning and feared that the transfer of troops for the recent inauguration of the country’s president, Joe Biden, it may be a source of supercontagion. “Have … Read more

An outbreak of the British variant shuts down economic and public activity in Oslo • Hola News

CORONAVIRUS NORWAY Copenhagen, Jan 23 (EFE) .- The Norwegian Government decreed this Saturday a closure of economic activity and public life for a week in the Oslo area due to an outbreak of the British mutation of Sars-CoV2. The measures, which affect ten municipalities in the Norwegian capital region, will initially be in force from … Read more

Gaby Espino returns to soap operas and wants to write her first book • Hola News

TV Miami, Jan 21 (EFE News) .- Venezuelan actress Gaby Espino returns to soap operas with a character that could well change her life. The “guru” of female motivation that she commissioned in “Loli’s Luck” could encourage her to, as she revealed in an interview with Efe, to realize a precious dream: to write her … Read more

Netflix skyrockets in stocks and another six tech clicks of the week • Hola News

AMERICA TECHNOLOGY Bogotá, January 21 (EFE) .- These are the main technological news of the week in America. 1. Netflix reaches 200 million subscribers and skyrockets in the stock market In times of pandemic, Netflix continues to reign. Its shares soared in the stock market after the announcement of its latest quarterly results and the … Read more

With Biden, Trump’s “red button” for coca cola disappears • Hola News

GOVERNMENT Washington, Jan 21 (EFE News) .- Hours after former President Donald Trump left the White House, a mysterious red button that he had installed, not for emergencies, but to warn that he had run out of his favorite drink, la Diet Coke, disappeared from the desk now occupied by the president, Joe Biden, in … Read more