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Economy

Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Sri Lanka are committed to boost their relations in the context of the working visit to the Caribbean island of State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Vasantha Senanayake.


The Hague, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Hague Court of Appeal has ruled on Tuesday that the Dutch state must reduce the greenhouse emission of polluting gases by 25 percent by 2020 compared to the levels reached in the 1990s.


Port-au-Prince, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Artibonite and Northwest are the two departments of Haiti with the greatest impact after the earthquake of 5.9 on the Richter scale, which shook the Caribbean nation on Saturday.


Hanoi, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) A delegation from the Cuban Communist Party led by Olga Lidia Tapia, a member of the Secretariat, met in Hanoi on Tuesday with authorities of education, science and sports, to ensure exchanges on these issues.


Mexico, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) A research of the Metropolitan Autonomous University (UAM) warned on Tuesday that 10 percent of the Gulf of Mexico fish have micro-plastics inside them, which represent a danger for human health.


Tokyo, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Vice Minister of Science, Technology and Environment of Cuba, Fernando Gonzalez, denounced in Japan the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against his country.


Mexico, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The currently most abandoned areas of Mexico, especially in the southeast, will benefit from the Sembrando Vida (Sowing Life) program, proposed by President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador as one of his campaign promises.


By Yolaidy Martinez Ruiz

Beijing, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) To arrive in China, still with encouraging news from the regional picture, meant an uncomfortable situation for U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, due to the stubbornness of his Government to exacerbate tensions without considering consequences.


Beijing, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) China denied having interest in US mid-term elections, internal affairs and less in maintaining a trade war with that country, because it will not benefit any of the parties.


Tehran, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Iranian Minister of Petroleum, Biyan Namdar Zangane, said that it is unlikely that anyone could replace in the world market the crude production of the Persian country.


Kingston, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The government of Jamaica approved 100 million dollars to boost the country''s agricultural productivity, especially for key crops such as potatoes.