This page highlights recent news and analysis on candidate debates from the international press.

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English Publication Date: February 17, 2019 Source: The ABC News Country: Indonesia

During the debate, Mr Widodo asked his opponent about his strategy in building infrastructure to support the emerging "unicorn" industry in Indonesia. The term refers to a tech start up company that reaches US$1 billion ($1.4 billion) in market...

Spanish Publication Date: February 17, 2019 Source: Presidenciables se preparan para su primer debate Country: Panama

Este miércoles los siete candidatos presidenciales tendrán el primer debate presidencial televisado en el Domo de la Universidad de Panamá como se contempla en el calendario electoral.

El Magistrado Eduardo Valdés Escoffery señala que se...

English Publication Date: February 17, 2019 Source: The Jakarta Post Country: Indonesia

The second election debate is a few days away and the teams of both incumbent Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and challenger Prabowo Subianto are gearing up for the upcoming face-off between the two presidential candidates.
Slated for Feb. 17, the...

English Publication Date: February 16, 2019 Source: Nigeria News Network Country: Nigeria

Mr Omoyele Sowore, Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), has protested against his non-inclusion in the planned Presidential Debate being organised by the Nigeria Elections Debate Group (NEDG). He said his exclusion from...

Spanish Publication Date: February 15, 2019 Source: Excelsior Country: México

De acuerdo con las fechas, un encuentro podría realizarse a mediados de mayo, en el caso de un primer debate, y para esas fechas se realizaría el segundo.

La Comisión Temporal encargada de la realización de debates aprobó el calendario ...

English Publication Date: February 14, 2019 Source: Utah Policy Country: United States

DNC Chair Tom Perez has announced 12 presidential primary debates to be held over the course of the 2020 cycle, with the first two occurring in June and July of this year.

Perez said his goals for the Democratic presidential primary...

Spanish Publication Date: February 13, 2019 Source: EcoTV Panama Country: Panama

Mitad de semana y los pajaritos cantaron de lo lindo.Dice Susan que su pajarito le dijo que los candidatos presidenciales se están preparando para el próximo debate presidencial, pero hay uno que lo está esperando con ansias.¿Cuál será? Dele play...

Spanish Publication Date: February 12, 2019 Source: TVN Noticias Country: Panama

El Tribunal Electoral (TE) realizó este martes 12 de febrero el sorteo del orden de participación de los candidatos presidenciales en el primer debate, a realizarse la próxima semana en la Universidad de Panamá (UP)

Spanish Publication Date: February 12, 2019 Source: El Universo Country: Ecuador

Cinco candidatos a la alcaldía de Guayaquil participarán el próximo miércoles 20 de este mes en el primer Debate Guayaco que organiza la Cámara de Comercio de Guayaquil (CCG) y el medio de comunicación digital La Posta. Juan Carlos Díaz-Granados...

Spanish Publication Date: February 11, 2019 Source: Panama America Country: Panama

Contrario a como se ha permitido en algunos foros, en el debate presidencial del próximo miércoles 20 de febrero, organizado por la Universidad de Panamá (UP), no se permitirá reemplazo del candidato presidencial en esta actividad.