Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China-Russia trade exceeds US$100 billion in 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49901&SEO=china-russia-trade-exceeds-us100-billion-in-2019 13 de diciembre de 2019, 9:2Beijing, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) China and Russia carried out commercial transactions from January to November 2019 estimated at US$100.3 billion, representing a 3.1% year-on-year increase, with prospects of closing 2019 with a record figure, official sources confirmed on Friday. Camboya and Vietnam for five billion dollars in trade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49899&SEO=camboya-and-vietnam-for-five-billion-dollars-in-trade 13 de diciembre de 2019, 8:45Phnom Penh, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Camboya and Vietnam decided today to raise bilateral trade to five billion dollars in 2020 and strengthen cooperation in various areas as part of their friendly relations and good neighborhood. Bahamas will organize a conference of international donors in 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49896&SEO=bahamas-will-organize-a-conference-of-international-donors-in-2020 13 de diciembre de 2019, 1:0Nassau, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The government of Bahamas is still recovering from hurricane Dorian and, thus, will organize in 2020 a donors' conference to mobilize financial and technical assistance. Value of production of public companies increases in Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49890&SEO=value-of-production-of-public-companies-increases-in-syria 12 de diciembre de 2019, 15:7Damascus, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The value of production of Syrian public companies has so far reached an amount equivalent to about 700 million dollars, 160 million more compared to the same date of the previous year, the Ministry of Industries reported on Thursday. China approaches annual goal of 11 million jobs http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49878&SEO=china-approaches-annual-goal-of-11-million-jobs Beijing, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) China closed the third quarter of 2019 with 10.97 million new jobs and approached its annual goal of creating 11 million, the Ministry of Human Resources confirmed on Thursday. Millions in food imports affect Angolan economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49873&SEO=millions-in-food-imports-affect-angolan-economy Luanda, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Angola has spent about 300 million dollars on importing food from January to October, a financially unsustainable practice that is detrimental to the promotion of national productions, official assessments states on Thursday. ProCuba and ProPanama to expand trade and reciprocal investments http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49866&SEO=procuba-and-propanama-to-expand-trade-and-reciprocal-investments FotosPL: Osvaldo Rodriguez. Panama, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Pro Cuba and Pro Panama entities signed a collaboration agreement, these enterprises focus on boosting investments and commerce; thus this signature reinforces historical bilateral relations allowing a current fruitful exchange. China-LAC business summit showed commercial potential http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49861&SEO=china-lac-business-summit-showed-commercial-potential Panama, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The 13th Latin America and the Caribbean (China-LAC) Business Summit, which concluded in Panama, showed the high cooperation potential between the Asian nation and the countries of the region. Lopez Obrador stresses trade deal with US and Canada is positive step http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49848&SEO=lopez-obrador-stresses-trade-deal-with-us-and-canada-is-positive-step Mexico, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Free Trade Agreement between Mexico, the United States and Canada (T-MEC), signed on Tuesday, is good for the country as it is attached to its laws, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said this Wednesday. Measures imposed on OPEC countries attack oil market http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49829&SEO=measures-imposed-on-opec-countries-attack-oil-market Caracas, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Barkindo, described the unilateral measures imposed on member countries of the organization as unhealthy for the efficient functioning of the oil market, as reported by the Venezuelan Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday. ADB raises Vietnam's 2019 GDP growth forecast to 6.9% http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49830&SEO=adb-raises-vietnams-2019-gdp-growth-forecast-to-6.9 Hanoi, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) raised this Wednesday its GDP growth forecast for Vietnam from 6.8 to 6.9 percent. UN agencies demand measures against hunger in Asia and the Pacific http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49827&SEO=un-agencies-demand-measures-against-hunger-in-asia-and-the-pacific Rome, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) A new report by several UN agencies presented this Wednesday calls for urgent measures to address the hunger and malnutrition suffered by nearly 500 million people in Asia and the Pacific. Cuba holds first International Congress of Tobacco Research http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49821&SEO=cuba-holds-first-international-congress-of-tobacco-research Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) More than 60 oral or written presentations on aspects related to research, new technologies and innovation in tobacco cultivation, were analyzed in Havana during a global forum. Coral reef in southern central Cuba deemed prosperous http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49819&SEO=coral-reef-in-southern-central-cuba-deemed-prosperous Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Specialists from the Center for Environmental Services of the central province of Sancti Spíritus, today describe as prosperous the state of the coral reef located south of the city of Trinidad. Vietnam among 10 first world remittance recipients http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49818&SEO=vietnam-among-10-first-world-remittance-recipients Hanoi, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam will end 2019 among the top 10 remittance recipients in the world, a study by the country's Investment and Development Bank predicted today. T-MEC negotiators will meet at the National Palace of Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49804&SEO=t-mec-negotiators-will-meet-at-the-national-palace-of-mexico Mexico, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Members of the negotiating teams of the United States-Mexico- Canada Free Trade Agreement (T-MEC) will meet today at the National Palace, the local Foreign Ministry confirmed. China's Xiaomi to introduce its products in Japan http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49780&SEO=chinas-xiaomi-to-introduce-its-products-in-japan Tokyo,  (Prensa Latina) Chinese firm Xiaomi will introduce its smartphones and other electronic products to the Japanese market this month, much earlier than the 2020 planned launch, media reported. Cuban president meets with Argentine business sector (+Fotos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49761&SEO=cuban-president-meets-with-argentine-business-sector-fotos By Maylin Vidal, FotosPL: Harold Dìaz Buenos Aires, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, thanked on Monday in this capital the Argentine businessmen for their perseverance of doing business with the island despite the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on his country, intensified in the last months Qatari Energy Minister stresses consolidation of national industry http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49752&SEO=qatari-energy-minister-stresses-consolidation-of-national-industry Doha, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) Qatar authorities highlighted the strengthening of the energy sector in 2019 thanks to prospecting and exploration projects in South American and African countries, as well as in the Arabian Sea and the eastern Mediterranean. China-Latin America and the Caribbean Business Summit opens in Panama http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49753&SEO=china-latin-america-and-the-caribbean-business-summit-opens-in-panama FotosPL: Osvaldo Rodríguez Panama, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 2,000 business representatives and officials from China, Latin America and the Caribbean will meet this Monday for the first time in Panama as part of the XIII China LAC Business Summit.