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Economy

Beijing, May 23 (Prensa Latina) China said on Friday that it will keep prioritizing the programs aimed at creating more Jobs, eradicating poverty and maintaining social stability, without setting an economic growth target for 2020.


Presa NiloCairo, May 22 (Prensa Latina) After the failure of the last round in Washington, the talks on the great Ethiopian dam have a horizon today after the countries involved and in disagreement reiterated their willingness to resume the dialogues.


china defensaBeijing, May 22 (Prensa Latina) China announced this Friday an annual defense budget of 1.26 trillion yuan (over 178 billion dollars), the lowest increase since 2017, aligned with adjustments to revive the economy.


Madrid, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Teresa Ribera, Fourth Vice President of the Government of Spain, predicted on Thursday that the country's opening to foreign tourism could be carried out safely in July, when the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus should be controlled.


Caracas, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The National Bolivarian Armed Force (FANB) will escort in its jurisdictional waters and air space all Iranian ships laden with humanitarian aid for Venezuela, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino announced.


La Paz, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The executive secretary of the Confederation of Mining Workers of Bolivia, Orlando Gutierrez, called on the military to be on the people's side and against the coup government of Jeanine Añez.


Matanzas, Cuba, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The grounds for readjusting Cuba´s economic plan are based today on fostering the export of goods and services, and foreign investment, Ulises Guilarte, secretary-general of the Cuban Workers Federation (CTC), said.


21 de mayo de 2020, 10:49Bangkok, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Thailand and Cuba reiterated this Thursday in this capital their willingness to boost cooperation in public healthcare, science, tourism, culture, sports and, especially, in the area of biotechnological applications.


Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Thursday that the country's recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic will be gradual, without haste, without improvisations, and taking into account the characteristics of each territory.


Havana, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The tightening of the blockade is only one of the US hostile actions against Cuba, as Washington recently increased aggressions against the country, denounced this Thursday a top official of the Cuban Foreign Ministry.


Addis Ababa, 21 May (Prensa Latina) Africa has a wealth of renewable energy sources with the capacity to meet the basic economic development needs of its people, stresses the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) in a report released here today.