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Economy

Russian president passes social gasification lawMoscow, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin approved a law on social gasification that will allow bringing fuel to around 1.5 million homes in the country, the official legal information website reported on Friday.


President condemns European Parliament's resolution against CubaHavana, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Díaz-Canel on Friday condemned the resolution against Cuba approved on Thursday in the European Parliament (EP), while reaffirming the free, independent and sovereign character of the country.


11 de junio de 2021, 2:58 

Moscow, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The operator of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline announced the technical completion of the offshore section of the first pipeline and the start of its commissioning on Friday.


11 de junio de 2021, 0:30 

Hanoi, Jun 11(Prensa Latina) Vietnam has placed 546.7 million dollars in projects abroad during the first five months of 2021, over three times more than last year during the same period, the Investment and Planning Ministry reported.


11 de junio de 2021, 0:15 

Havana, Jun 11(Prensa Latina) It will take a decade for the Alejandro von Humboldt National Park to recuperate from forest fires during a month, which affected 1,896 hectares, local media reported on Thursday.


OPEC expects higher oil demand for second half 2021Vienna, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) expects the recovery in demand for crude oil to accelerate in the second half of 2021.


 Spain's Iberostar is concerned about coastal systemsHavana, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) Spain's Iberostar Group on Thursday expressed concern about coastal systems and promoted its current slogan 'In love with the Ocean.'


Illegal mining increases in CubaHavana, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) Illegal mining has increased in the last few years in Cuba, a senior official from the Ministry of Energy and Mines (MINEM) said on Thursday.


French groups donate one million syringes for vaccination in CubaParis, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) The solidarity campaign carried out by the Cuba Linda and France Cuba associations to support Covid-19 vaccination in the Caribbean nation exceeded 80,000 euros, equivalent to more than one million syringes, on Thursday.


10 de junio de 2021, 9:9Washington, June 10 (Prensa Latina) Documents from the American tax collection office revealed today that main multimillionaires in the country made use of a tax evasion mechanism and barely paid and effective rate of 3.4 percent of their obligations.


China and the U.S. conduct trade talks for third time in two weeksBeijing, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) Senior officials of China and the United States sat down once again to hold talks about their trade relations, seriously damaged by the tax war that began in 2018.