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Economy

Santiago de Chile, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Chile''s government has appealed this Tuesday to make use of all means to push through its labor flexibility initiative following a proposal from the left to reduce the working week from 45 to 40 hours.


Havana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The Second Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, on Monday called for better use of the land and the diversification of production in Matanzas province.


Havana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The new pricing policy in Cuba seeks to protect the purchasing power for workers in the budgeted sector after the salary increase with which it was benefited, an authorized source said the eve.


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By Elsy Fors Garzon


Havana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The creation of events on Globalization and Development Problems was an original initiative of the economic thinking of Fidel Castro, said one of his collaborators today.


12 de agosto de 2019, 13:54Beijing, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The death toll following the passage of Typhoon Lekima through China rose to 45, while 16 people remain missing, the country''s authorities reported this Monday.


Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) Mexico''s President, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, announced Monday that the presentation of incentives for the 544 Pan American Games'' athletes, in recognition of their achievements which saw Mexico finish third place on the medal table, will begin on Thursday.



El Cairo, Aug 12 ( Prensa Latina) The Minister of Tourism, Rania Al-Mashat, launched Monday the new video of the People toPeople campaign, which is the third phase of Egypt''s Sector Reform Programme (E-TRP), launched in November 2018.


Brasilia, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday played down the German government''s decision to stop funding projects to protect the rainforest and biodiversity in Brazil, due to the drastic increase in deforestation.


Brasilia, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The Constitution and Justice Commission (CCJ) of the Senate will begin on Monday the discussion of the pension reform, after the legislators'' vote on the pension reform bill.


Washington,  (Prensa Latina) Democratic Senator and presidential hopeful Kamala Harris said in an interview broadcast Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump ''betrayed many people'' with his trade policies.