Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Syria to Produce 830,000 Tons of Olives this Year (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45937&SEO=syria-to-produce-830000-tons-of-olives-this-year-photo Damascus, July 21 (Prensa Latina) Syrian olive production this year will climb to about 830,000 tons and olive oil to 150,000 tons, according to estimates announced Wednesday by the Ministry of Agriculture of this Arab nation. Organizers Satistied with Preparations for 23rd MITM Americas http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45921&SEO=organizers-satistied-with-preparations-for-23rd-mitm-americas Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Spokespersons for the Spanish company GSAR Marketing announced Wednesday their satisfaction with the steps taken for the organization next October in this capital of the 23rd edition of the MITM Americas. Tourist Destinations in Cuban Province Ready for TURNAT 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45885&SEO=tourist-destinations-in-cuban-province-ready-for-turnat-2019 Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The town of Trinidad and its Valle de los Ingenios (Sugarmills'' Valley), which were designated UNESCO World Heritage sites, are ready to welcome participants in the 12th International Nature Tourism Event (TURNAT 2019). Saudi Arabia's Oil Exports Decline http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45824&SEO=saudi-arabias-oil-exports-decline Dubai, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Joint Petroleum Data Initiative (JODI) reported this Tuesday Saudi Arabia''s oil exports fell in June compared to the previous month. Mexico will Restructure Metropolitan Airport System http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45759&SEO=mexico-will-restructure-metropolitan-airport-system Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) Mexico will invest 240 million dollars in the restructuring of the airport system, announced today The Ministry of Communications and Transportation (SCT). Shanghai Set to Become Global Business Hub http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45750&SEO=shanghai-set-to-become-global-business-hub Beijing, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The city of Shanghai, on China''s east coast, is aiming to consolidate itself as an international business hub and local authorities have presented a series of policies to attract more foreign companies. Syria to Modernize Cable Production to Reduce Imports http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45723&SEO=syria-to-modernize-cable-production-to-reduce-imports Damascus, Aug 17 ( Prensa Latina) Syria is working to modernize its industry to produce energy and telecommunications cables, and thus reduce imports of these items, according to the sector state-owned company. Panama Canal Celebrates 105th Anniversary http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45682&SEO=panama-canal-celebrates-105th-anniversary Panama, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The celebrations of the 500th anniversary of Panama City on Thursday overshadowed the festivities to mark the inauguration of the Panama Canal 105 years ago, when the Ancon steamship sailed through the interoceanic waterway. Cienaga de Zapata, Perfect Setting for TURNAT 2019 (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45627&SEO=cienaga-de-zapata-perfect-setting-for-turnat-2019-photos Text and photos: Roberto F. Campos Havana, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's western Cienaga de Zapata wetlands offer the ideal setting for the 12th International Nature Tourism Event (TURNAT 2019), a meeting much-awaited by experts on the issue. Angola Sets Dates for First Mining Tenders http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45606&SEO=angola-sets-dates-for-first-mining-tenders Luanda, Aug. 14 (Prensa Latina) Angola´s government set this Wednesday a date for the four presentations (one in Angola and three abroad) of the first public tender to grant five mining concession licenses. European Industrial Production Decreases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45589&SEO=european-industrial-production-decreases Luxembourg, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) The Community statistics office Eurostat reported today that industrial production in the euro zone registered a 1.6 percent decline in June compared to the previous month. Great Expectations on the Holding of MITM Americas in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45579&SEO=great-expectations-on-the-holding-of-mitm-americas-in-cuba Havana, Aug. 14 (Prensa Latina) The holding in Havana of the 23rd edition of MITM Americas, in October, is attracting strong attention among tourism professionals, especially congress organizers. Trade War could Lead U.S. into Recession, Goldman Sachs Warns http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45510&SEO=trade-war-could-lead-u.s.-into-recession-goldman-sachs-warns Washington,  (Prensa Latina) The trade war with China has a greater than expected effect on the U.S. economy, increasing the risk of a recession, Goldman Sachs warned on Monday. Egyptian Minister Launches People-to-People Tourism Campaign http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45502&SEO=egyptian-minister-launches-people-to-people-tourism-campaign El Cairo, Aug 12 ( Prensa Latina) The Minister of Tourism, Rania Al-Mashat, launched Monday the new video of the People toPeople campaign, which is the third phase of Egypt''s Sector Reform Programme (E-TRP), launched in November 2018. Brazilian Senate Discusses Social Security Reform http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45472&SEO=brazilian-senate-discusses-social-security-reform Brasilia, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The Constitution and Justice Commission (CCJ) of the Senate will begin on Monday the discussion of the pension reform, after the legislators'' vote on the pension reform bill. Bolivia Expects Oil Revenue Growth for 2025 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45462&SEO=bolivia-expects-oil-revenue-growth-for-2025 La Paz,  (Prensa Latina) The investment of 14.1 billion dollars in the hydrocarbon sector and nationalization of natural resources in Bolivia, currently allow projecting a growth of 300 dollars of oil income per person by 2025. Chile: More Regions Expected to be Declared on Agricultural Emergency http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45441&SEO=chile-more-regions-expected-to-be-declared-on-agricultural-emergency Santiago de Chile, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean authorities plan to decree an agricultural emergency in several regions of the country, in view of the serious damage that an intense drought is causing to agriculture. Huawei Launches New Operating System Following US Ban http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45399&SEO=huawei-launches-new-operating-system-following-us-ban Beijing, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Huawei Technologies, the largest smartphone vendor in China, launched on Friday its own operating system - the HongmengOS, known in English as the HarmonyOS - in the face of US threats to ban its use of software from US firms. Nationalization in Bolivia Increased Oil Shares Value http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45383&SEO=nationalization-in-bolivia-increased-oil-shares-value La Paz, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Each Bolivian citizen currently has shares in the state-run Bolivian Oil Fields (YPFB) worth US$8,200 thanks to nationalization, Hydrocarbons Minister Luis Alberto Sanchez said. Huawei Rejects New US Ban http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45343&SEO=huawei-rejects-new-us-ban Beijing, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Chinese firm Huawei rejected the latest US measure banning its government agencies from signing trade agreements with the company.