Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba to promote exports to Caribbean countries Havana, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will promote exports of products and services to representatives of Caribbean nations, the Chamber of Commerce reported. Spanish airline Evelop will resume flights to Cuba 24 de octubre de 2020, 1:0 Madrid, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish airline Evelop will resume its operations to the Caribbean in November and Cuba will be the first of its destinations to reactivate, the news site Hosteltur reported. Presidency of Cuba in ECLAC gained recognition of the region Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The appointment of Cuba as head of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), a period about to end, garnered a recognition for Cuba, according to official sources. Cuba grants new legal guarantees to foreign investors (+Photo) FotosPL: José (Tito) Meriño Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Friday announced two legal regulations that grant more guarantees to business with foreign capital and prevent damages to investors. Puebla Group to condemn US blockade against Cuba Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Puebla Group will denounce the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba for more than six decades. Cuban companies will create a center dedicated to innovation Havana, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The companies that make up the Grupo de la Electrónica (Electronics Group) de Cuba will be shareholders of a center dedicated to innovation, a priority for today's economic and social development of the country. EU would support Latin American economy, diplomat says Brussels, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The head of diplomacy of the European Union (EU), Josep Borrell, said recently that the bloc should support the economic recovery of Latin America, which has been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. Contraction of world trade to affect Panama Canal 20 de octubre de 2020, 0:15 Panama, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The Panama Canal will be affected during the 2020-2021 fiscal year, due to the contraction of world trade and some changes in the global productive chains, whose effects are perceived today in the international economies. Brazil's financial market forecasts 5,02% drop in GDP in 2020 Brasilia, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's financial market upgraded the domestic economic growth forecast for 2020, and expected the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to face a 5,02% drop, the Central Bank of Brazil said on Monday. Philips raises profits due to pandemic needs Amsterdam, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Netherlands technology company Philips reported today the achievement of an attributable net profit of 338 million euros during the third quarter of this year. Ecuador, Colombia agreed on banking cooperation Quito, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Financial institutions from Ecuador and Colombia are promoting today reciprocal cooperation to facilitate collaboration in fields of common interest such as monetary policy and the management of international reserves. Foreign direct investment grows 25.1 percent in China Beijing, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) China closed September with a 25.1 percent year-on-year rise in foreign direct investment (FDI), which amounted to 99.30 billion Yuan (14.2 billion dollars), official data indicated today. Brazil reaches 14 million jobless in the last week of September Brasilia, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's number of jobless people reached 14 million in the last week of September, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the State Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) reported on Friday. Multidimensional poverty impacts early childhood in Panama Panama, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Some 264,000 children aged birth through five years currently live in Panama in multidimensional poverty and with a lack of basic services such as health, education and housing, among others, President Laurentino Cortizo said. China's virtual Canton fair opens Beijing, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The 128th session of China's Import and Export Fair, known as the Canton Fair, opened virtually on Thursday with representation from 26,000 enterprises based home and abroad. Cuban beach resort of Varadero ready for international tourists Varadero, Cuba, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The largest and most important beach resort in Cuba is opening a new stage by declaring itself ready to resume operations with international tourists, including adequate sanitary protocols to avoid Covid-19 contagion. Russia resumes international flights to Cuba, Serbia, Japan Moscow, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin announced today the reopening from November 1 of air communications with Cuba, Serbia and Japan, following the closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Salary reform, essential in Cuba's monetary ordering Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The salary reform is one of the pillars of the monetary ordering to be implemented in Cuba as part of the new socioeconomic strategy under way. Granada's Prime Minister assesses investment in tourism Saint George, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister Keith Mitchell evaluated the Kimpton Kawana Bay Hotel investment project in the country's tourism recovery strategy after the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Government Information Service reported on Tuesday. Hotels in Varadero are almost ready for international reopening Varadero, Cuba, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The hotel network in Cuba's major coastal resort, Varadero, is almost ready to reopen for international tourism on October 15, as part of the peak tourist season for international markets.