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Economy

London, April 4 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 10,000 people, among them 24 members of the British Parliament, signed until this Saturday an online petition to the UK government to intercede for the lifting of the US blockade against Cuba.


London, April 4 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 10,000 people, among them 24 members of the British Parliament, signed until this Saturday an online petition to the UK government to intercede for the lifting of the US blockade against Cuba.


Montevideo, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay shipped 7,000 head of cattle to China, after five years without exporting that item, thus casting some light amid the health and economic crisis hitting the country.


Panama, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) on Friday ratified in a message that the interoceanic waterway works normally and will guarantee its support for the international supply chains, despite the health crisis affecting the world.


Saint John, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne, said that the Caribbean region is experiencing an unexpected economic decline following the declaration of the Covid-19 coronavirus as a pandemic.


Santiago de Chile, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Latin America must advance in a sustainable development model with more integration as an option to mitigate the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, ECLAC stated on Friday.


New Delhi, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Fitch Ratings Inc., a US credit rating agency, has said it has slashed India´s growth forecast for the current fiscal to a 30-year low of 2%, as economy recession gripped global economy following the lockdown due to Covid-19 pandemic.


Moscow, April 3 (Prensa Latina) President Vladimir Putin on Friday showed Russia's willingness to coordinate on the oil market with both the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the United States.


3 de abril de 2020, 14:23Montevideo, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) The legislative party of Uruguay's Frente Amplio (Broad Front) is analyzing today a proposal for a law to set prices for health products subject to commercial speculation despite a fall in workers' income and employment.


Brussels, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Analist IHS Markit reported on Friday the business activity in the 19-nation eurozone suffered a record fall and hit a historic fall due to efforts to halt the Covid-19 pandemic.


Dubai, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Kuwait's government reported this Friday that the country will export the first load of oil starting tomorrow after five years of disputes with Saudi Arabia over a border area.