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Economía

Ankara, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) A report on the demographic evolution in Turkey, presented today by the Turkish Statistical Institute, showed that the country''s population expects to surpass 100 million inhabitants by 2040.


Caracas, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolás Maduro assured that Venezuela is today at the forefront of technology in the confrontation against financial speculation in the digital market, after the activation of operations in the PETRO cryptocurrency.


Beijing, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) China made new advances toward the introduction of 5G in mobile telephones with the first call made between its Huawei company and British Vodafone supported in the network, the one with highest connection speed.


Paris, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Air France announced today that half of its long-haul flights departing from Paris will be cancelled tomorrow, due to the strike convened by the unions to demand a wage increase.


By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, is off on her 22nd official visit, last of her mandate expiring on March 11, when she will render the post to Sebastian Piñera.


Havana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The Havana Club International S.A., informed today that during the 20th Habano Festival (February 26 thru March 2) it will present here the new version of the rum named Tributo (Tribute) of this year.


Tokyo, feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese city of Osaka will host the summit of the most industrialized countries or the Group of Twenty (G20) next year, official sources reported here.


Camagüey, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The mines Chrome Camagüey, Gold Jacinto and Golden Hill are today vital fields in the exploitation of minerals rich in silver and gold, under the management of Enterprise Geominera Camagüey, in this central-eastern Cuban region.


Havana, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Telecommunications Enterprise (ETECSA) and SES Networks, of Luxembourg, signed a deal for satellite services, the entity of the Caribbean island said today.


Rome, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The mayoress, Virginia Raggi, welcomed today the decision of the Court of Rome to close the case against her for alleged violations committed during the nomination of the former head of its Political Secretariat, Salvatore Romeo.


Mexico, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Agricultural exports from Mexico to China has reached a commercial value of $321 million USD in 2017, according to the Customs of the Asian country consigned by the Secretariat of Agriculture.