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Economy

Port-au-Prince, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) The average price of the staple food basket in Haiti dropped 8% in 2020 compared to the previous year, according to the National Coordination of Food Security (CNSA).


United Nations, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Global aquaculture production will fall off by around 1.3%, the first falling-off recorded in several years, a UN´s report on agriculture and food published today.


Lima, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Former US President Donald Trump's claim to link Cuba with terrorism contradicts the world view on Cuba and its humanitarian actions, Perú Libre Party affirmed today.


Washington, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) American Airlines, affected by the air traffic slippage due to the Covid-19 pandemic, has announced the dismissal of about 13,000 employees if government aid before April 1 is not extended.


Brussels, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) The European Statistics Office (Eurostat) reported that retail trade in the Eurozone rose by 2 percent in December, 2020, compared to November.


Nursultan, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) The Eurasian Intergovernmental Council will meet in-person on Friday in Nursultan with the participation of heads of State and Government of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) countries and observers, according to reports.


Minister Malmierca condemns US blockade against CubaHavana, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment Rodrigo Malmierca on Thursday condemned the US economic, financial and commercial blockade against the country since 1962, and highlighted its international rejection.


4 de febrero de 2021, 13:47Beijing, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) China on Thursday assured that it is assessing joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to further open the doors of its market to the world.


4 de febrero de 2021, 13:24Moscow, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) Consumers must have noticed that the Government's efforts to curb food prices are bearing fruit, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday.


Cuba to participate in meeting of Eurasian Intergovernmental CouncilNursultan, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will participate in the meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council as an Observer State of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU).


Enzyme production in sugar industry improves in CubaHavana, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has achieved the industrial scale-up of technological procedures for the production of dextranase and invertase enzymes, widely used in the country´s sugar industry, a source of that industry assured today.