Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Havana Holds Scientific Event on Economic Studies Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The annual scientific event of the National Institute of Economic Research (INIE) is taking place in Havana Tuesday and Wednesday at the Melia Cohiba Hotel with the aim of examining the perspectives of the Cuban economy. Russia creates high-tech prosthesis production complex Moscow, 18 Dec (PL) The Russian Prime Minister, Dmitri Medvedev, today signed a decree to create a national high-tech complex for the sphere of orthopedics and prosthesis production on the basis of an already existing institution. Turkey Hosts World's More Refugees Than Any Other Country Ankara, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) On International Migrants Day, anually held on December 18, Turkey published data on the refugees established in its territory, and ranks first host country in the world. Russia Regrets Adoption of Anti-Russian Resolution at UN Moscow, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia on Tuesday has regreted the adoption of an anti-Russian resolution at the UN General Assembly, presented by Ukraine and supported, above all, by the West to denounce a ''militarization'' of Crimea and the Black Sea. Xi Jinping Validates China's Opening Plan Beijing, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) President Xi Jinping on Tuesday validated China''s commitment to carry forward its opening plan in search of greater socio-economic progress and contribute at the same time to the prosperity of the planet. Boeing, Embraer Aircraft Manufacturers Confirm Joint Venture Brasilia, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The aircraft manufacturers Boeing, from the United States, and Embraer, from Brazil, have confirmed their alliance and said that they are waiting for the endorsement by the national government to create a strategic partnership. Venezuela Debates Economic Recovery Plan at Constituent Assembly Caracas, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) The vice president of the Economic Area of ​​Venezuela, Tareck El Aissami, chairs the presentation of the results of the recovery program of the economy on Monday at the National Constituent Assembly. Qatar, UNRWA Sign Agreement to Support Palestinian Refugees Ramallah, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Qatar and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) on Monday signed a two-year agreement to support the agency''s core services, including education, health care, relief and social services. Cuban Foreign Minister Highlights ALBA-TCP's Vitality Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our Americas-People''s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) has maintained its vitality, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said on Monday. Cuba Warns about Increased US Hostility Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez warned on Monday about increased US political and economic hostility against Cuba. Two Koreas Disarm 11 Guard Posts on Border Seoul, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) South Korea on Monday has confirmed disarming 11 guard posts of the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) located in the demilitarized zone of the border, in compliance with an agreement to reduce tensions. Russian Military Take into Account US Withdrawal from INF Moscow, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Defense of Russian Federation on Monday announced that the likely United States withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty is planned in the development program of its strategic forces. Saudi Arabia Rejects US Senate Position Riyadh, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Saudi Arabia on Monday rejected the position expressed by the United States Senate that approved the withdrawal of military support to the kingdom in its conflict with Yemen and blamed the crown prince for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Lavrov Denounces Ukrainian Military Provocation in Crimea Moscow, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Serguei Lavrov denounced the preparation by Kiev of a provocation in Crimea by the end of this year, while denying the possibility of a conflict between his country and Ukraine. Uruguayan Frente Amplio Closes a Complex Stage Montevideo, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) A day after the sanctions adopted by the Plenary of the Broad Front (FA) of Uruguay, its president Javier Miranda believes today that a stage has been closed and that this force will continue to be a zealous guardian of political conduct. Chavez Sealed my Commitment to Venezuela, President Maduro Assured Caracas, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro recalled on Sunday the first meeting he held with commander Hugo Chavez 25 years ago and called it the day where he sealed his commitment to the country and the Bolivarian Revolution. Cuba Will Close 2018 with More Than 4.7 Million Tourists Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will close 2018 with the arrival of four million 750 thousand tourists, a figure higher than 2017 but lower than the expected plan, Minister of Economy and Planning Alejandro Gil said in Parliament today. Migration Tidy and Safe, Priority for Mexico Mexico, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Safe, orderly and regular migration is a priority for Mexico, said Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard Saturday when announcing the government''s decision in the coming days. Appointment with Emir and Doha Forum Mark Agenda of Lenin Moreno Quito, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) A meeting with the emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, and the opening of the Doha Forum mark the agenda of the president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, on his official visit started Friday to that Arab country. Immigrants Arrested Attempting to Cross U.S.-Mexico Border Washington, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) U.S. Border Patrol agents detained 13 immigrants in an attempt to climb the dividing wall between San Diego, California, and Tijuana, Mexico, according to media reports Saturday.