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Economy

Mexico, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The recognition by the United States Census Bureau that Mexico did not import crude oil from its northern neighbor, confirms today the government's intention this country to possess energy sovereignty.


Washington, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) US labor union United Automobile Workers (UAW) and General Motors Co. resumed negotiations on Monday to sign a new deal, amid strike action ongoing for almost one month.


United Nations, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on all parties in Ecuador to commit to inclusive and meaningful talks and work in good faith to find a peaceful solution to the political crisis in this nation.


Quito, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) After 11 uninterrupted days of national strike, the government and the indigenous movement of Ecuador agreed this Sunday to revoke Decree 883, which eliminated the subsidy for extra gasoline and diesel.


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.


Beijing, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese press is cautiously analyzing the limited agreement with the United States, emphasizing rationality and demanding greater efforts from Washington to find the middle ground that will help to permanently end the trade war.


Kingston, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Jamaica continues boosting investment in renewable energy, with a view to moving towards the economic future of the country.


Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will launch its 2019-2020 Foreign Investment Opportunities Portfolio in the framework of the Havana International Fair (Fihav), to be held from November 4 to 8, according to an official source.


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.


Geneva, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's ambassador to Switzerland Manuel Aguilera visited the headquarters of the MSC Cruises company in this city to exchange links between both parties and their growth prospects.


Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The tightening of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba has caused millions in losses to Cuba's tobacco industry, according to an official source.