Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Caribbean Development Bank provides US$5,3M for SVG volcano recovery http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69832&SEO=caribbean-development-bank-provides-us53m-for-svg-volcano-recovery Bridgetown, (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved financing of US$5,3 million for St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) to support response to the La Soufrière volcanic eruption, regional media reported. Cuban beekeepers stand out in contribution to nat'l economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69817&SEO=cuban-beekeepers-stand-out-in-contribution-to-natl-economy 24 de julio de 2021, 0:15 Camagüey, Cuba, (Prensa Latina) At a time when the increase in exportable items is vital for the Cuban economy, beekeepers in this region are approaching the production of about 500 tons of honey. IATA rejects taxes to reduce emissions in aviation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69790&SEO=iata-rejects-taxes-to-reduce-emissions-in-aviation Ottawa, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned Thursday that taxes as a solution to reduce emissions from European aviation are counterproductive for sustainable aeronautics. Mexico will keep its economy open despite rebound in Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69759&SEO=mexico-will-keep-its-economy-open-despite-rebound-in-covid-19 Mexico, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) Mexico is currently experiencing a rebound in the Covid-19 pandemic, but even with the risk level on the red, the government stated the economy will remain open. Minister of tourism denounces measures against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69728&SEO=minister-of-tourism-denounces-measures-against-cuba Havana, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Minister of Tourism Juan Carlos Garcia on Wednesday denounced the economic, financial and commercial measures taken by the United States against Cuba, in particular the effects on the travel industry. Price of basic commodities increases five times in Lebanon http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69717&SEO=price-of-basic-commodities-increases-five-times-in-lebanon Beirut, July 21 (Prensa Latina) From 2019 to this day, the price of family basic commodities in Lebanon has reached five times the minimum wage, Crisis Observatory of the American University of Beirut (AUB) reported today. Russia, China and US are Bolivia's main lithium markets http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69703&SEO=russia-china-and-us-are-bolivias-main-lithium-markets 21 de julio de 2021, 0:15  La Paz, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia, China and the United States were the main export markets for Bolivia's lithium carbonate since January to date, according to the deputy minister of High Energy Technologies, Alvaro Arnez. Rise in German electronics exports informed http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69684&SEO=rise-in-german-electronics-exports-informed Berlin, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The ZVEI association on Tuesday informed that the exports of Germany's electrical and electronic products industry grew 26.6 percent in May to reach 17.1 billion euros. Angola estimates multi-million capital flight http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69678&SEO=angola-estimates-multi-million-capital-flight Luanda, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Over a billion dollars illegally stolen from Angola are currently frozen abroad, pending the completion of legal processes for their recovery, the government reported. Women less likely to regain jobs after pandemic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69669&SEO=women-less-likely-to-regain-jobs-after-pandemic United Nations, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Women are at a disadvantage compared to men to return to their jobs during the recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General, warned. Biden speech shows concerns that rising prices will hurt Dems in 2022 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69663&SEO=biden-speech-shows-concerns-that-rising-prices-will-hurt-dems-in-2022 Washington, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) As consumer prices rise across wide swaths of the US economy, President Joe Biden on Monday called voters to support his infrastructure and ¨Build Back Better¨ plan. Vietnam among 20 countries with more foreign investments http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69628&SEO=vietnam-among-20-countries-with-more-foreign-investments Hanoi, July 19 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam is among the 20 countries getting more direct foreign investment in 2020, a report by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) indicated, quoted today by local media. Waterway might generate millions in income a year in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69622&SEO=waterway-might-generate-millions-in-income-a-year-in-bolivia La Paz, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian Minister of Public Works Edgar Montaño remarked that the start-up of the Ichilo-Mamore Waterway is estimated to generate one billion dollars in annual profits, ABI news agency reported. US discourages tourism to Panama http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69605&SEO=us-discourages-tourism-to-panama 18 de julio de 2021, 0:45  Panama, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The alert issued by the US Department of State for its nationals to refrain from traveling to Panama, due to Covid-19 and insecurity, has hit tourism in this Central American country, experts said. Angola takes over presidency of Portuguese speaking community (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69595&SEO=angola-takes-over-presidency-of-portuguese-speaking-community-photos Photos: AngopLuanda, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Angola´s President Joao Lourenço on Saturday took over the presidency of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), whose summit meeting in Luanda advocated inclusive and multilateral cooperation. China for greater link between local and multinational companies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69569&SEO=china-for-greater-link-between-local-and-multinational-companies Beijing, July 16 (Prensa Latina) China held today a summit to consolidate cooperation and bonds of local companies with multinational ones around the world as a boost to its new growth pattern and global economic recovery. OPEC estimates increase in oil demand http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69550&SEO=opec-estimates-increase-in-oil-demand Vienna, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) estimated today that the demand for crude oil will increase 4.8 percent in the second half of this year, and will continue to rise in 2022. Farmer from central Cuba exports Habanero red chili pepper http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69501&SEO=farmer-from-central-cuba-exports-habanero-red-chili-pepper Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, July 14 (Prensa Latina) David Pérez, from 'Ramón Pando' Credit and Service farming Cooperative, is today the first farmer from this central province of Cuba to offer red Habanero chili pepper to the international market. Cuba to increase biopesticide production capacity http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69487&SEO=cuba-to-increase-biopesticide-production-capacity Havana, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will increase its biopesticide production capacity in 2021, with the completion of two biopesticide plants under construction in Havana and Villa Clara provinces, Cuba´s Agriculture Ministry reported. Bolsonaro signed a bill allowing privatization of Eletrobras http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69456&SEO=bolsonaro-signed-a-bill-allowing-privatization-of-eletrobras Brasilia, July 13 (Prensa Latina) President Jair Bolsonaro signed today a partially vetoed bill that paves the way for the privatization of Eletrobras, company that represents 30 percent of the electricity produced in Brazil.