Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba to promote exports to Caribbean countries Havana, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will promote exports of products and services to representatives of Caribbean nations, the Chamber of Commerce reported. Spanish airline Evelop will resume flights to Cuba 24 de octubre de 2020, 1:0 Madrid, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish airline Evelop will resume its operations to the Caribbean in November and Cuba will be the first of its destinations to reactivate, the news site Hosteltur reported. Vietnam's economy to grow by 3% in 2020 Hanoi, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam's economy is expected to grow 3% in 2020 and 7.8% in 2021, as reported by the UK Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) as saying on Friday. Egypt denies reduction of Suez Canal traffic FotoPL CairoCairo, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Suez Canal Authority denied rumors about an alleged decrease in traffic through that route from Egypt, which connects the Red Sea with the Mediterranean. Presidency of Cuba in ECLAC gained recognition of the region Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The appointment of Cuba as head of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), a period about to end, garnered a recognition for Cuba, according to official sources. Cuba grants new legal guarantees to foreign investors (+Photo) FotosPL: José (Tito) Meriño Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Friday announced two legal regulations that grant more guarantees to business with foreign capital and prevent damages to investors. Puebla Group to condemn US blockade against Cuba Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Puebla Group will denounce the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba for more than six decades. Cuban companies will create a center dedicated to innovation Havana, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The companies that make up the Grupo de la Electrónica (Electronics Group) de Cuba will be shareholders of a center dedicated to innovation, a priority for today's economic and social development of the country. EU would support Latin American economy, diplomat says Brussels, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The head of diplomacy of the European Union (EU), Josep Borrell, said recently that the bloc should support the economic recovery of Latin America, which has been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. Mexico receives China's investments withdrawn from US Mexico, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will receive millions of Chinese investments between 2020 and 2025 when thousands of companies will move from the United States as a result of commercial tension between both nations, Jiangsu Chamber of Commerce assured today. Contraction of world trade to affect Panama Canal 20 de octubre de 2020, 0:15 Panama, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The Panama Canal will be affected during the 2020-2021 fiscal year, due to the contraction of world trade and some changes in the global productive chains, whose effects are perceived today in the international economies. Brazil's financial market forecasts 5,02% drop in GDP in 2020 Brasilia, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's financial market upgraded the domestic economic growth forecast for 2020, and expected the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to face a 5,02% drop, the Central Bank of Brazil said on Monday. Philips raises profits due to pandemic needs Amsterdam, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Netherlands technology company Philips reported today the achievement of an attributable net profit of 338 million euros during the third quarter of this year. Syrian technicians take on total repair of power plant Damascus, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Syria took on for the first time with its own resources and national technicians the total repair of Al Zara power plant, in the central province of Hama, experts reported on Sunday. Foreign direct investment grows 25.1 percent in China Beijing, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) China closed September with a 25.1 percent year-on-year rise in foreign direct investment (FDI), which amounted to 99.30 billion Yuan (14.2 billion dollars), official data indicated today. Brazil reaches 14 million jobless in the last week of September Brasilia, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's number of jobless people reached 14 million in the last week of September, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the State Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) reported on Friday. Multidimensional poverty impacts early childhood in Panama Panama, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Some 264,000 children aged birth through five years currently live in Panama in multidimensional poverty and with a lack of basic services such as health, education and housing, among others, President Laurentino Cortizo said. Cuba reports recovery of tourist travels Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban counselor for tourism in Canada, Carmen Casal, informed on Thursday on her Twittervacation travels to her country is recovering. Russia resumes international flights to Cuba, Serbia, Japan Moscow, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin announced today the reopening from November 1 of air communications with Cuba, Serbia and Japan, following the closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Xi Jinping calls to speed up development zone in southern China Beijing, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called to speed up the development of the economic zone that will connect southern Guangdong province with Macao and Hong Kong, as it is the cornerstone in China's prospects for growth.