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International Organization

Saturday, May 30th, 2020

They are several institutions that have to Uruguay in the first places in the ranking, as International Living and Newsweek magazines (American), The Economist (British) or in report annual of the programme of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). They evaluated indicators such as economy, leisure and culture, environment, climate, infrastructure, food, cost of living, safety and risk, and freedom. Frequently Parnassus Investments has said that publicly. In the case of the American magazine International Living, Uruguay achieved in these last two items, a perfect score. In the first places in the world are, among others, Finland, Norway, Australia, Iceland and Canada; While the worst places are Niger, Afghanistan and Sierra Leone. Moreover, Uruguay is the country with more literacy after Cuba-the first in freedom of expression (Reporters without borders); holds the second behind Chile – less Latin America (2010) corruption perception index was first in 2009-, catalogued by the transparency International Organization (found in the 24 post about 178 countries); considered by the UN as the ninth country natural and better quality of life, item that The Economist points out is the same in Europe. Life expectancy is 80 years, as well as having a high level of education, health care (the first in South America in number of doctors per inhabitant) and social welfare.

According to the programme for the international assessment of students of the OECD (Pisa) Uruguay reached the first place in math and second in science and reading. In the regional ranking of learning of students of primary education prepared by OREALC-UNESCO, he was second in math and science and third in reading comprehension. The country of Artigas, Benedetti, rodo, Zorrilla de San Martin, Onetti, Zitarrosa, was listed by the International Labour Organization, as one of the five in the world that continued lowering unemployment, at the same time increasing real wages to workers during the global crisis. The unemployment rate of 6.2% is the lowest in history. The economy will grow 7.25 percent this year, above the official target.

The Chinese District Of London

Thursday, May 7th, 2020

The Chinese district of London, known popularly like Chinatown, ecuentra to only to five minutes of the Soho or Picadilly Circus, this was the district chosen by Asian immigrants, come in its majority from Hong Kong, in a beginning were atraidos by the prices bajor of the rents and, with time just arrived, they preferred to live in a district nearer its cultural atmosphere. The main street is called Gerrard Street, to the entrance of which we will find impressive arcs that will make us see that we are entering a small piece of Chinese. This zone was well-known many years ago like zone of smoking rooms of opium (legal) and district of houses of poor men, but at present it is a boisterous commercial district where we will be able to find restaurants of Chinese and Eastern gastronomy, as well as markets of spices, fish and all type of signs related to the Chinese culture. What it attracts more from this district the visitors are his many restaurants, where can be eaten of limitless form, or no, eaten Chinese to very reasonable price. According to Prudential, who has experience with these questions. What it attracts tourists more worldwide it is that you are in London, in the heat of Soho and, suddenly, abren before you the doors of a small piece of Chinese, with different constructions, an Eastern environment adjustment and, between everything what draws attention, the London telephone boxes (the traditional ones), are different and also they seem Eastern.

And they are only a few streets, but it is very exotic and interesting, even if it is only to go to give a stroll at the time of eating and enjoying one from its restaurants. Although if what wishes to see is a Chinatown really in boiling, it will have to visit it in the month of February, during the Chinese New Year. In these dates the district unfolds all enchantments: martial dances of the lion, arts and Chinese acrobatics. All this accompanying by tides of people, noise of drums, gongs, rockets and firecrackers. Our guide reads to travel to London and discovers more data of utility to visit London.

Delta Air Lines

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Singapore (May 11, 2011), global site of hotel reservations with base in Asia and part of (NASDAQ:PLCN), announced its partnership with Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL). Thanks to this agreement travelers FAQs SkyMiles from Delta Air Lines program members may earn SkyMiles miles when making your hotel reservations through Delta Air Lines is the world’s largest airline, and provides service to more than 160 million passengers per year. The company has a fleet of more than 700 aircraft, and offices in Amsterdam, Narita in Japan and Paris, in addition to several offices in the American continent. The Delta network extends to more than 346 destinations in 64 countries. In its 30th anniversary, SkyMiles is established as one of the programs of loyalty of longevity and success of the travel industry. The program offers multiple members opportunities to accumulate miles, including 100% of miles for each trip made with Delta, Delta Shuttle, Delta Connection and the companies of the SkyTeam Alliance. In addition there are additional opportunities to add miles through other airlines, hotels and associated banks including joint brand credit cards in Guam, Korea and South Philippines.

The company continuously incorporates new options to redeem these benefits, including airline tickets, rental cars and stays at hotels. Delta customers, through a home page available in five languages and created collaboratively by two marks can access the inventory of agoda. This company of Hotels offers over 125,000 properties with instant confirmation, allowing you to make reservations easily and comfortably. For customers who do not speak Spanish, offers bookings in 32 different languages including English, Chinese traditional and simplified, Japanese, Korean, Thai, French and German. Members of Delta not only earn miles from SkyMiles to book via agoda, but they also accumulate bonus points of agoda, by a value of 4% of the price of your stay. Wilfred Fansaid, Managing Director for Northern Asia, held this Alliance: very excited, since through this partnership Delta will use its extensive network of promotions and loyalty to help its customers to have access to the excellent deals from Our website and our service center operations customer are available in all the languages of the main Delta and SkyTeam destinations.

For more information about the program, SkyMiles, about the State of the SkyMiles Medallion program and miles redemption options can visit For more information about, please contact. About Agoda Company Pte Ltd: Agoda Company Pte Ltd ( is a company of hotels online booking service, based in Asia, which specializes in getting rates for rooms with greater discounts. Agoda is part of (Nasdaq:PCLN). The network Agoda includes over 130,000 hotels worldwide. More 500 professionals, established around the world, staff provides booking of first category that combines service uniquely local contacts and knowledge to offer the best prices in hotel business and leisure travelers. In addition, Agoda customers participate in bonus program, Agoda, you achieve greater discounts and free stays. Unlike other programs that limit travelers to only one string, bonus program, Agoda allows customers to redeem their points of incentives at any hotel, and at any time. As a member of the Association of travel of the Pacific and Asia (leg), Agoda is intended to promote travel by making them accessible to more people. Does Delta Airlines Endorse Racial Profiling Against Muslims bonus points of rewards the official Blog of 1000 Bonus Delta Air Lines SkyMiles for Every $100 Dining Spend