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Renewables, nurseries, less taxes and broadband: this is the repopulation model of emptied Spain
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Renewables, nurseries, less taxes and broadband: this is the repopulation model of emptied Spain

Updated Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 01:20The Espaa Vaciada I presented at the end of May the Development model that proposes to repopulate the territories that have been abandoned by the citizens, but also in part -which is both a cause and a consequence of this- by the Administration. In the document, of more than 300 pages, eight work tables, dozens of proposals and a hundred measures are established, ranging from structuring the territory with trains and roads to lowering taxes or establishing aid for rural pharmacies."To speak of Emptied Spain is to speak of those territories that have been progressively losing population since the middle of the 20th century, affected by economic and structural policies that have facilitated territorial imbalance, the concentration of the population in ...
Euro 2020: Munich will allow 14 thousand spectators per game
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Euro 2020: Munich will allow 14 thousand spectators per game

The government of the federal state of Bavaria will allow access to 14 thousand spectators to each game of the Eurocup, which is equivalent to 20 percent of the capacity of the Allianz Arena de Munich. Munich must host four matches of the Eurocup, three in the group stage and a commitment of Quarter finals. The first game will be on June 15 when Germany will play against France. Later, the Germans will also play in Munich against Portugal, the 19, and against Hungary, the 23. The Bavarian government I had left open the decision to receive spectators and had made it depend on the evolution of the figures of the pandemic. The downward trend in contagions and in the weekly incidence per 100,000 population led to the admission of spectators to the Stadium. "The incidence is below 30 infectio...
Panama, far from herd immunity;  only 14% of the population is vaccinated
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Panama, far from herd immunity; only 14% of the population is vaccinated

Panama, a country of 4.2 million population, has already vaccinated against covid-19 al 14 % of its population after applying more than one million from dosesaid this Sunday the Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre."The people have confidence to vaccine, there are acceptance and they are going to the vaccination posts. Until now, there is an approximate coverage of 14% of the vaccinated population, "Sucre explained in a statement released by the Ministry of Health (Minsa) of Panama. Panama started the past 20 from January the process from vaccination and until this Saturday there was administered 1.031.694 from dose of the vaccine against the covid-19 from AstraZeneca Y Pfizer, the only two available so far, according to the information."Right now, the Strategic plan from vaccinatio...
A country of young adults, by Rolando Arellano C.
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A country of young adults, by Rolando Arellano C.

Due to the process of population maturation, today we have the best age distribution in all of our history, that of a majority of young people at their time of greatest labor and intellectual strength. This is an opportunity that we must not miss. Let's see.During most of our history, the majority of the Peruvian population were children and adolescents, who demanded to be supported by the least numerous productive adults. Few had to work to support many. Already at the beginning of the 21st century, the rapid decrease in the number of children per family made the distribution of effort more equitable, as the adolescent population began to grow, which was less dependent on the work of the elderly. However, this population group still demanded universities and institutes to prepare for...
They will vaccinate against COVID-19 to the entire population over 12 years of age in the Region
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They will vaccinate against COVID-19 to the entire population over 12 years of age in the Region

The vaccination against the COVID-19 on the Comarca Ngäbe Buglé sand will advance during the third phase from operation PanavaC-19 by means of the sweep technique and inoculará to all older population from 12 years old.The information was confirmed this Friday by the President of the Republic, Laurentino Cortizo, during a tour from job that he did for the county, in the middle of which he reminded the population that "the country depends on the number of doses supplied by pharmaceutical houses to advance the vaccination process." Cortizo was emphatic when to reiterate that the population can't let his guard down, Well, you can't move along in the fight contra la Covid-19 si it does not work on team with the local authorities and the community, because "the fight against this enemy is don...
China with population growth practically zero in the last 10 years
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China with population growth practically zero in the last 10 years

China's population has practically stopped growing as fewer couples have children, according to Chinese government data released on Tuesday, indicating a reversal of the demographic pyramid that could have implications for the country. The population has increased by 72 million people in the last 10 years to 1,411 million in 2020, according to the National Statistics Office (GNE) of China. The average annual growth stood at 0.53%, year on year, a fall of 0.04%, compared to the previous decade. China practiced strict birth control between 1980 and 2016, in the name of preserving scarce resources for its expanding economy. The drop in the birth rate is now seen, however, as a major threat to economic progress and social stability in the A...
The United States authorizes the Covid vaccine for children from 12 years of age
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The United States authorizes the Covid vaccine for children from 12 years of age

The measure will affect 17 million peopleTed S. WarrenAPUSA begin vaccinating minors before the start of the next school year. This is the consequence of the decision of the regulators of that country to authorize the use of the vaccine Pfizer and BioNTech for people of ebetween 12 and 15 years of age, which in total represents 5.3% of the country's population, that is, about 17 million people of which half are white and the other half belong to other racial groups.This has been announced by the acting administrator of the Federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA, according to its acronym in English), Janet Woodcock, announcing the expansion to children under 15 years of the emergency authorization given to the drug from Pfizer and BioNTech last December. According to Woodcock, the deci...
Sánchez says in Athens that "It’s fundamental" that the Covid passport is approved in June
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Sánchez says in Athens that "It’s fundamental" that the Covid passport is approved in June

President Pedro Snchez, in a file photoThe President of the Government, Pedro Snchez, pointed out this Monday that "it is essential" that the EU's digital green certificate (also called the Covid passport) is approved in June to "facilitate mobility." Ace has signaled it in an appearance from Athens together with the Greek prime minister, Kiriakos Mitsotakis."The green certificate is essential that it is approved in June so that our countries, which are tourist, can receive tourists, but also to encourage mobility," said Sánchez after meeting with his Greek counterpart.Both Spain and Greece are two of the main European tourist destinations, although while the Hellenic country will open to international tourism on May 14, Spain has not yet set a specific date, and the moment in which the d...
Portugal has municipalities that have lost population since the end of World War II
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Portugal has municipalities that have lost population since the end of World War II

Portugal has municipalities that have lost population since the end of World War II and it is unlikely that phenomena such as teleworking will alter this landscape, in the opinion of geographer Álvaro Domingues, from the University of Porto. In an interview, the geographer, a professor at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto, stressed that teleworking covers only one section of the Portuguese population and that eventual changes of residence to spaces outside large urban agglomerations, driven by the pandemic of covid-19, will depend always from those who can pay them. There are counties that are losing population since the end of World War II. I don't see them recovering, because for centuries they lived on poor agri...
Portugal is the 3rd EU country with the highest percentage of workers over 64 years old
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Portugal is the 3rd EU country with the highest percentage of workers over 64 years old

Portugal is the third country in the European Union (EU) with the highest percentage of people over 64 in the labor market, according to a document released this Saturday by Pordata to mark Labor Day. Within the scope of the 1st of May, Pordata, a project of the Manuel dos Santos Foundation, gathered a set of statistical data on the labor market, and highlights that Portugal "is the third country with the highest activity rate among people aged 65 or over. more years ", with 11.7%, after Estonia and Ireland. Comparing with the average of the 27 countries of the European Union (EU27), where the activity rate for those over 64 years old is 5.7%, Portugal thus registers twice as much. According to the statement by Pordata, in Portugal the ac...