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Economy

Chilean authorities pay attention to complicated economic situationSantiago, Chile, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Chilean authorities are paying attention on Tuesday to the difficult international economic situation, given the effects on the national economy due to the copper prices fall and the value of Chilean peso.


No work or school for 267 million young people in the worldGeneva, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) The International Labor Organization (ILO) assures that 267 million young people in the world neither work nor study, which reveals an increase of eight million compared to the figure registered in 2016.


Mexico, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican crude oil blend of 31.6 points has recorded a sharp decline and quoted at US$24.43 a barrel, its lowest price since February 15, 2016 when it was US$24,11.


Oil prices plummet over 20 percentNew York, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Oil prices sank today more than 20 percent in New York and London, weighed down by the expansion of the COVID-19 outbreak, which has caused a lower demand for crude oil.


10 de marzo de 2020, 9:36Havana, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment Minister Rodrigo Malmierca and Benin's Foreign Minister Aurelien Agbenonci signed a framework agreement on Monday to further develop relations between the two countries.


Dissertation in UK about Cuban economy and US blockadeLondon, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) The advisor to the Center for Research on the World Economy, Jose Luis Rodriguez, spoke on Monday about Cuba's economic performance and its prospects, facing yet another intensification of the blockade by the United States.


FIT Argentina CubaBuenos Aires, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will be the guest of honor of the International Tourism Trade Fair of Latin America, FIT 2020, where the benefits of an island characterized by being one of the safest destinations worldwide will be exhibited.


9 de marzo de 2020, 16:18Ottawa, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) The excellence that Cuban tourist services offer today is recognized by the newspaper Le Journal de Montreal when it praises the conditions of the Cayo Santa Maria Beach Hotel, located 380 kilometers from the capital.


9 de marzo de 2020, 16:12Abuja, March 9 (Prensa Latina) The African Development Bank (AfDB) will invest 200 million dollars through the Rural Electrification Agency to boost Nigeria's energy supply, officials said Monday.


EU presents new guidelines for cooperation with AfricaBrussels, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) European Commission (EC) President Ursula von der Leyen and the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, on Monday proposed the foundations of a new strategy with Africa.


Brasilia, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) More than 3,500 women, who are participating in the first national meeting of Landless Women in Brazil, marched here on Sunday against racism, machism, violence and all forms of oppression against the working class.