Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Brazil registers inflation of 0.36 percent in July http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58644&SEO=brazil-registers-inflation-of-0.36-percent-in-july Brasilia, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Brazil registered an inflation of 0.36 percent in July, the highest result for the seventh month of the year since 2016, the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) reported on Friday. Tik Tok owner to sue the US for unfair treatment http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58621&SEO=tik-tok-owner-to-sue-the-us-for-unfair-treatment Beijing, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese internet company ByteDance reported today that it will sue the United States government for unfair treatment, in response to the executive order against the operations of its Tik Tok application under security concerns. Minor livestock development program implemented in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58583&SEO=minor-livestock-development-program-implemented-in-cuba Pinar del Río, Cuba, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The development of minor livestock species returns today to Cuban farms with the aim of improving breeds and increasing food levels for the people. Cuba from today with a single window for foreign trade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58579&SEO=cuba-from-today-with-a-single-window-for-foreign-trade Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will have a Foreign Trade Single Window as of today, to start through the first phase of the recently announced project. USA-Mexico trade falls 21.3 percent in the first half of 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58576&SEO=usa-mexico-trade-falls-21.3-percent-in-the-first-half-of-2020 Mexico, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A drop of 21.3 percent registered the total commercial exchange between Mexico and the United States in the first semester of 2020, Millennium revealed on Wednesday. Cuba allocates multimillion budget to fight Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58535&SEO=cuba-allocates-multimillion-budget-to-fight-covid-19 Havana, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has so far allocated more than a billion pesos in the fight against Covid-19, a considerable figure in the midst of the world crisis, exacerbated in the island by the blockade imposed by the United States. Venezuela proposes to ECLAC to create a fund for blocked countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58528&SEO=venezuela-proposes-to-eclac-to-create-a-fund-for-blocked-countries Caracas, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's Vice President of Planning Ricardo Menendez proposed on Tuesday to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) to manage the creation by the United Nations of a fund to economically aid blocked countries. Russia lost almost US$7 billion due to absence of foreign tourism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58500&SEO=russia-lost-almost-us7-billion-due-to-absence-of-foreign-tourism Moscow, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Russia lost 500 billion rOubles (some US$6.79 billion) due to the absence of foreign tourism, as a result of the restrictive measures to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, Rosturism agency reported on Tuesday. Cuba to attend ECLAC's Committee meeting http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58496&SEO=cuba-to-attend-eclacs-committee-meeting   Havana, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will attend, as president pro tempore of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the 35th session of the Committee of this regional bloc, according to reports. China demands US stop politicizing economic-trade issues http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58480&SEO=china-demands-us-stop-politicizing-economic-trade-issues 3 de agosto de 2020, 12:51 Beijing, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) China has demanded Monday the United States to stop politicization on economic-commercial affairs under the pretext of supposed national security risks, and urged to guarantee a business setting without discriminating against international companies. First foreign tourists arrive in Cuba in post-Covid stage http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58433&SEO=first-foreign-tourists-arrive-in-cuba-in-post-covid-stage Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) Under strict health security and protection measures, the Jardines del Rey International Airport on Cayo Coco, in central Cuba, welcomed the first foreign tourists during the post-Covid-19 recovery stage. Russia to reopen air communication with Abkhazia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58419&SEO=russia-to-reopen-air-communication-with-abkhazia Moscow, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Russia will reopen on Saturday the air communication with the self-proclaimed Republic of Abkhazia, where its spas are expected to host thousands of tourists from Abkhazia, the general staff operating to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic advanced on Friday. 'Health comes first in the face of Covid-19,' assure ECLAC and PAHO http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58367&SEO=health-comes-first-in-the-face-of-covid-19-assure-eclac-and-paho Santiago de Chile,  (Prensa Latina) The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the Pan American Organization of the Health (PAHO) assured on a brief on Thursday that only by flattening the contagion curve of Covid-19 cases can economies be reactivated. Next Dominican government to manage crisis, says Abinader http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58361&SEO=next-dominican-government-to-manage-crisis-says-abinader Santo Domingo, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic's President-elect Luis Abinader said today that his government will manage a crisis starting August 16, but with clear priorities. Italy loses about 600,000 jobs during first half of 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58338&SEO=italy-loses-about-600000-jobs-during-first-half-of-2020 Rome, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Italy lost about 600,000 jobs from February to June this year when unemployment rate rose to 8.8%, National Statistics Bureau (ISTAT) reported on Thursday. Dialogue between Foreign Ministers of Italy and China reported http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58336&SEO=dialogue-between-foreign-ministers-of-italy-and-china-reported Rome, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) The Italian Foreign Ministry reported today on a videoconference held Wednesday by the minister, Luigi Di Maio, with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, in which they discussed topics of reciprocal interest. Lopez Obrador highlights crackdown on corruption within PEMEX http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58324&SEO=lopez-obrador-highlights-crackdown-on-corruption-within-pemex Mexico, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador resumed corruption issue during his morning conference, particularly within Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX), where as many as 84,000 oil barrels were being stolen per day. Japan launches proposals to promote business and trade with Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58295&SEO=japan-launches-proposals-to-promote-business-and-trade-with-cuba Tokyo, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Foreign trade authorities in Japan presented on Wednesday proposals aimed at promoting contacts and business opportunities with Cuba, despite the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in the sector. Xi Jinping asks AIIB to adapt to global changes http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58249&SEO=xi-jinping-asks-aiib-to-adapt-to-global-changes 28 de julio de 2020, 9:57 Beijing, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping asked on Tuesday the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to explore new fields to become a new type of development platform progressing with the times. Constitutional reform to benefit Chile's economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58199&SEO=constitutional-reform-to-benefit-chiles-economy Santiago, Chile, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) Contrary to the pessimistic forecasts, the recently approved constitutional reform that allows Chileans to have up to 10% of their pension savings will have a positive effect on the country's economy.