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Economy

Asuncion,  (Prensa Latina) About 500 families, incumbents of the Agrarian Reform and beneficiaries of the National Institute of Rural and Land Development (Indert), received their land titles today from Paraguayan President, Mario Abdo.


Havana, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba thanked on Tuesday the African Union (AU) condemnation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States, embodied in a resolution of the XXXII Summit of the organization.


Buenos Aires, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The sector dedicated to the production of wood and furniture in Argentina suffered last year a decline of 11.5 percent over 2017, with a significant drop in demand, was reported here today.


Tehran, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Iran is waiting for a swift implementation of the special payment mechanism created by the European Union (EU) evading US economic sanctions, declared today the Foreign Ministry''s spokesman, Bahram Qasemi.


Port-au-Prince, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Eight political parties on Tuesday demanded the resignation of the current government as the only way to face the crisis and the demonstrations of discontent that have been staged for six consecutive days in Haiti.


Quito,  (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian cocoa is currently one of the products that has successfully seduced the Japanese producers, marketers and citizens, who knew closely the fruit and various types of chocolates made with this raw material.


Mexico, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) It is immoral and it is a shame the kinds of links that were established in the neoliberal period between the public and private sectors, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday.


Berlin, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Germany will need at least 260 000 immigrants a year over the next four decades to meet the demand for labor, says a study presented Tuesday by Bertelsmann Foundation.


Santiago de Chile, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Chile, with a total of 5.83 million tons of copper, reached in 2018 the highest production of this mineral in its history, reported the Chilean Copper Commission (Cochilco).


La Paz, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is hosting here Tuesday an international conference entitled ''The Future of Integration in Latin America'', attended by prestigious figures from the continent.


By Jorge Petinaud

La Paz, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's economic-political headwind and stability under President Evo Morales frightens the opposition in an election year, in which its candidates only demand exclusion from the ballots, without making a country proposal.