Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Angola approves funds for 673 productive projects http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63846&SEO=angola-approves-funds-for-673-productive-projects Luanda, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) Angola approved credits for 673 productive projects, under the current government program to diversify the national economy and encourage exports, an official source said on Tuesday. Huawei denies rumors about sale of its Mate and P models http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63831&SEO=huawei-denies-rumors-about-sale-of-its-mate-and-p-models 26 de enero de 2021, 0:15 Beijing, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) The Huawei company denied and described as unfounded the rumors about the possible sale of its Mate and P smartphone models, after confirming that it has no plans to proceed with actions like these, it was reported on Monday. Indian farmers to march with tractors on Republic Day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63813&SEO=indian-farmers-to-march-with-tractors-on-republic-day New Delhi, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The agricultural unions of India, which have been protesting against three new laws for the sector over the past two months, are preparing a huge tractor march on Repubic Day, which will be celebrated on Tuesday across the country. Mexico plans to invest $ 20 billion in the electricity sector http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63767&SEO=mexico-plans-to-invest-20-billion-in-the-electricity-sector Mexico, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) plans to invest the equivalent of 20 billion dollars in five years in the sector through the 2021-2025 Business Plan, which is circulating here. Bolivia to build ecological diesel and biodiesel plants http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63765&SEO=bolivia-to-build-ecological-diesel-and-biodiesel-plants La Paz, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia will boost as of 2021 the construction of ecological diesel and biodiesel plants to reduce the import of liquid fuels, an official source reported today, cited by local media. Pandemic worsens global situation of child labor http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63746&SEO=pandemic-worsens-global-situation-of-child-labor Geneva, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The situation of child labor has worsened today due to the Covid-19 pandemic, increasing poverty that reversing progress in the fight against this scourge, warned the International Labor Organization (ILO ). Egypt cuts prices to encourage tourism during winter season http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63727&SEO=egypt-cuts-prices-to-encourage-tourism-during-winter-season Cairo, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) In order to mitigate the losses caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, Egypt has reduced the prices of domestic flights to tourist destinations, hotel accommodation and entry to archaeological sites, the Ahram website reported on Friday. Mexico's economy shrank 5.4% in December http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63687&SEO=mexicos-economy-shrank-5.4-in-december 21 de enero de 2021, 0:0  Mexico, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's economy likely contracted by 5.4% in December as a result of the Covid-19 fresh outbreak, according to a preliminary estimate from the National Statistics Institute (INEGI). Cuba prioritizes exports for economic strategy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63675&SEO=cuba-prioritizes-exports-for-economic-strategy Havana, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban exports are a pivotal element in the monetary overhaul in order to boost the domestic economy amid the Covid-19 situation, Rodrigo Malmierca, minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, said. Agriculture in Cuba requires multimillion investments until 2030 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63634&SEO=agriculture-in-cuba-requires-multimillion-investments-until-2030 Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Agriculture in Cuba requires investments at a rate of 900 million pesos A year until 2030, in order to ensure the economic and social recovery currently underway in this sector. Recovery in post-pandemic expected to be slow in Latin America http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63629&SEO=recovery-in-post-pandemic-expected-to-be-slow-in-latin-america Madrid, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The economic recovery of Latin America after the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic will be partial and uneven, according to a study published by the Circle of Latin American Studies. China's economy grew 2.3% in 2020 as recovery quickens http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63599&SEO=chinas-economy-grew-2.3-in-2020-as-recovery-quickens Beijing, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) China reported on Monday its economy grew 2.3% in 2020 and thus managed to keep a sustained recovery, as the rest of the world was upended by the Covid-19 pandemic. Cuba maintains tourist activity despite Covid-19 restrictions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63576&SEO=cuba-maintains-tourist-activity-despite-covid-19-restrictions 17 de enero de 2021, 0:15  Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba maintains tourist activity with strict hygiene and safety protocols, despite restrictions in the country's territories, due to an increase in Covid-19 cases. Monetary overhaul in Cuba is continuity of economic strategy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63558&SEO=monetary-overhaul-in-cuba-is-continuity-of-economic-strategy Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba is currently implementing a transformation imposed by the monetary and financial overhaul, to continue the measures approved in 2020 as part of the Economic and Social Strategy and fight Covid-19. ILO calls for greater protection of homeworkers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63505&SEO=ilo-calls-for-greater-protection-of-homeworkers 14 de enero de 2021, 0:45 Geneva, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) The International Labor Organization (ILO) called for greater protection of homeworkers, who have increased in the face of the impact of Covid-19. Cuba reduces taxes on private sector as part of monetary overhaul http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63476&SEO=cuba-reduces-taxes-on-private-sector-as-part-of-monetary-overhaul Havana, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) As part of its ongoing currency reordeering Cuba is reducing the tax burden on the private sector, Yoandra Cruz, First Deputy Chief of the National Tax Administration Office (ONAT), said. Mongolia's economy to grow less than expected http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63470&SEO=mongolias-economy-to-grow-less-than-expected 13 de enero de 2021, 0:0  Ulaanbaatar, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Mongolia's economic growth for 2021 will be 4.3 percent, below the previous forecast of the World Bank, local press reported in Ulaanbaatar. India's Supreme Court suspends contentious farm laws http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63460&SEO=indias-supreme-court-suspends-contentious-farm-laws New Delhi, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Indian farmers on Tuesday welcomed the suspension of the implementation of three new agriculture laws by the Supreme Court, but warned that their protests will continue until they are revoked. Cuba guarantees social security and assistance to vulnerable people http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63447&SEO=cuba-guarantees-social-security-and-assistance-to-vulnerable-people Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Everything that is offered today in terms of social security and assistance in Cuba must be done with quality and love, because even in the most difficult times no one has been left unprotected, Minister of Labor and Social Security Marta Elena Feito said on Monday. 'Monetary overhaul paves the way to exports and tourism,' says expert http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63431&SEO=monetary-overhaul-paves-the-way-to-exports-and-tourism-says-expert Havana, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The monetary overhaul is decisive today for the increase of exports and the recovery of tourism in Cuba, affirmed the National Prize of Economy 2007, Miguel Figueras.