Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba's Central Bank ready to implement new trade measures Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The Minister-President of Cuba's Central Bank (BCC), Irma Margarita Martinez, stated that the national banking system is ready to support the measures recently adopted to boost the country's economy. Cuba condemns genocidal US blockade in Russia Moscow, (Prensa Latina) Cuba condemned this Tuesday in this capital the damages of over $138 billion caused by the genocidal US economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on Cuba for nearly six decades. Cigars lead Cuba's agricultural exports Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is expected to report revenues of more than 260 million dollars from cigar sales in 2019, the country's major agricultural export, a source from the sector reported on Tuesday. Vietnamese economy set to grow more than expected By Alberto Salazar Gutierrez Hanoi, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Experts from Vietnam's Institute of Economic and Political Research predict that the national economy could grow 7.05 percent this year, a level above that proposed by the National Assembly. Nicaraguan Central Bank supports economic recovery by 2020 Managua, Prensa Latina) Next year will be a year in which the country must lay the foundations for economic recovery, Ovidio Reyes, president of the Central Bank of Nicaragua (BCN), ratified today. General Motors doesn't escape the US blockade against Cuba Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's fleet of General Motors locomotives are becoming obsolete due to the US blockade policy which prevents the island from purchasing parts to repair and maintain these engines, a railway technician reported. India, China to establish economic, trade dialogue mechanism New Delhi, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) India and China will establish a high-level economic and trade dialogue mechanism, following the 2nd informal summit between India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and China's President Xi Jinping in the southern town of Mamallapuram. Global oil demand forecast for 2020 downgraded London, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The International Energy Agency (IEA) today lowered its estimate of global oil demand growth by 2020, due to reduced expectations of the world economy. Urban transport fares rise in Ecuador Quito, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Ecuador's National Transit Agency (ANT) confirmed the increase in urban transport fares in all regions of the country where this service is offered. Global economy is in low-productivity cycle, according to study Geneva, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Ten years after the global financial crisis, the world economy remains locked in a cycle of low or flat productivity growth, according to a study published on the website of the World Economic Forum (WEF). Cuba and Canada strengthen ties in the tourism sector Ottawa, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero, today develops a broad agenda of activities in Canada, the main issuer of travelers to that Caribbean island. Uruguay predicts regional transformation with new cellulose plant Montevideo, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Three territorial departments involved in the construction of a second cellulose plant will be significantly transformed, according to the Uruguayan government. Cuba promotes development of agri-food sector Photos: Mairilian AcostaHavana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Agriculture Minister Maury Hechavarria stated the agri-food sector is a strategic priority for the country, seeing significant transformations to boost its development. Cuba partakes in Italy's international tourism fair (+Photos) Photos: José Ramón RamírezRome, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba partakes in the 56th edition of the international TTG Travel Experience, inaugurated on Wednesday in the spa town of Rimini, offering varied options for the upcoming winter season. Serbian Prime Minister opens China + 17 conference Belgrade, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic expressed this Tuesday her country's interest in supporting the broadest cooperation in the region and throughout Central and Eastern Europe for the development of artificial intelligence, robotics and digitization. US and Japan sign agreements to promote bilateral trade Washington, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The United States and Japan signed two agreements this Tuesday to increase trade in digital and agricultural products, amid US pressures against different markets around the world, including China. Cuba participates in International Tourism Fair in Buenos Aires (+Photos) Buenos Aires, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's flavor and authenticity have attracted visitors at the International Tourism Fair of Latin America (FIT 2019), where the Caribbean nation is promoting a safe, unique, tropical island with great connections with Argentina. Cuban tourism product presentation begins in Italy Rome, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban tourism product presentation caravan begins this Sunday in this capital and continues in its annual tour of several cities in Italy. Bolivia to host 4th Andean Integration System meeting La Paz, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) The 4th Meeting of Representatives of Agencies and Institutions of the Andean Integration System (SAI) will open in La Paz on Saturday and address issues relating to trade, education and unification of the Andean Community (CAN). Angola grants use of international railway corridor Luanda, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) Angola today has an international rail corridor in full operation to meet the demands of passenger and freight flow in the coming years, official sources assured.