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Economy

Panama, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The low water level of rivers is affecting the Panama Canal, whose restrictions in draft for the ships that go through it has caused 40 million dollars in expenses.


Rome, June 22 ( Prensa Latina ) The international activist in defense of the rights of children and women Graca Machel called the global governance of food security, forced migration and equitable economic development a shameful failure.


Mexico, June 22 (Prensa Latina) Petroleos Mexicanos Company(PEMEX), the most productive public company in the country, reorders its finances, decreases its debts and projects its plans with its own resources so as not to get indebted more, their directors indicated.


Bangkok, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Bangkok on Saturday at the head of a high-level delegation to participate in the 34th Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).


Bangkok, Jun 22 ( Prensa Latina) Foreign Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have confirmed Saturday the direction of the bloc and agreed to consolidate it as one of the world''s leading economies and as a guarantor of peace in the region.


Bangkok, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) The Finance Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) held talks Saturday to end negotiations this year on what could be the largest Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in the world.


Rome, June 22 (Prensa Latina) The 41st session of the FAO Conference opened on Saturday in Rome with a work focused on the assessment of the state of food and agriculture, and it will last until June 29.


Addis Ababa, Jun 22 ( Prensa Latina ) Governments of Ethiopia and Djibouti will work to increase their economic ties and cultural exchanges, according to a statement from the Prime Minister''s Office released Saturday in Addis Ababa.


New Delhi, Jun 22 ( Prensa Latina ) India has voiced Saturday its concern over rising crude oil prices after recent events in the Strait of Hormuz and the attack on several oil tankers.


Santiago de Cuba, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) The objectives of the 16th International Fair ExpoCaribe were met, said Jose Chaple, director of trade policy with Latin America and the Caribbean of the Ministry of Foreign Trade, summarizing the three-day event that closed Friday evening.


Havana, June 21 (Prensa Latina) As part of the national development policy, Cuba hosted a business forum focused on foreign investment.