Daily Archives: April 3, 2014


Contraband Cigarettes Siezed

Incautan más de 3 millones de cigarrillos de contrabando Esta madrugada agentes de servicio en la sub estación de la aduana de Agua Caliente, municipio de Esquipulas, Chiquimula, junto a representantes de la Superintendencia de Administración Tributaria (SAT) y Fiscales del Ministerio Público, decomisaron más de 3 millones de cigarros que ingresaron a nuestro país de contrabando. La incautación se realizó, al inspeccionar un camión marca Mercedes Benz, color Blanco, con placas C-942BFG, donde se descubrió 370 cajas, de cigarros, marca RGD, cada caja conteniendo 10,000 cigarros, que hacen un total de 3 millones 700 mil cigarrillos incautados. Según la investigación […]


Asbestos in Drinking-water

Background document for development of WHO Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality Originally puiblished in Guidelines for drinking-water quality, 2nd ed. Vol. 2. Health criteria and other supporting information. World Health Organization, Geneva, 1996. Preface One of the primary goals of WHO and its member states is that “all people, whatever their stage of development and their social and economic conditions, have the right to have access to an adequate supply of safe drinking water.” A major WHO function to achieve such goals is the responsibility “to propose regulations, and to make recommendations with respect to international health matters ….” The first […]


General Assembly 15th Session – The Question of Belize

The General Assembly Having considered the question of Belize, Having examined the relevant chapters of the report of the Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples, Recalling its resolutions 3432 (XXX) of 8 December 1975, 31/50 of 1 December 1976, 32/32 of November 1977, 33/36 of 13 December 1978 and 34/38 of 21 November 1979, Having also heard the statement of the representative of Belize, Recalling that the Sixth Conference of Heads of States or Government of Non-Aligned Countries, held at Havana from 3 […]