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Economy

Luanda, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Angola-Cuba Friendship Association asked US President Joe Biden to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba in an effort to end the long blockade, it was announced on Monday.


Santa Clara, Cuba, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba President Miguel Diaz-Canel is holding a working meeting in central Villa Clara on Monday to assess the region's recovery from the fresh Covid-19 outbreak.


Por Teyuné Díaz Díaz

Havana, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba had planned the consumption of its energy sources, electricity, diesel and gasoline in line with the requirements of the country's production of goods and services, but the arrival of Covid-19 brought unexpected changes, an expert said.


Caracas, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro acknowledged Sunday that despite US coercive and unilateral measures, the South American country has managed to come ahead.


New Delhi, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Several leftist parties in India have demanded the government to repeal the three new laws on agriculture, accused by the farmers' and land workers' unions of damaging the country's food sovereignty.


Mexico, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) plans to invest the equivalent of 20 billion dollars in five years in the sector through the 2021-2025 Business Plan, which is circulating here.


Bolivia to build ecological diesel and biodiesel plantsLa Paz, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia will boost as of 2021 the construction of ecological diesel and biodiesel plants to reduce the import of liquid fuels, an official source reported today, cited by local media.


Cuban President evaluates implementation of monetary orderingHavana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel today evaluated the implementation of the reform known as monetary order in the province of Mayabeque, as part of a working visit to that western territory.


Monetary overhaul in Cuba demands efficiencyHavana, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) With the present monetary overhaul in place in Cuba, the business system has more power and autonomy, but it must be efficient, government authorities said.


Despite the pandemic, trade and agriculture are recoveringGeneva, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Despite the decline in agricultural production due to the pandemic, the sector today highlights its ability to recover, say authorities of the World Trade Organization (WTO).


Budapest, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The Hungarian Workers' Party 2006-European Left on Friday expressed its support for Cuba and described the US decision to include the Caribbean island again in a list of alleged state sponsors of terrorism.