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Economy

Nueva Gerona, Cuba, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel visited areas of the special municipality of Isle of Youth affected earlier this week by Hurricane Michael.


Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Tourism of Cuba (MINTUR) will reportedly hold a business meetings to promote Cuban products and services in Spain and Portugal.


Dili, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The First Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Marcelino Medina, held a meeting on Friday with the collaborators of the Cuban medical brigade (BMC) who assist in Timor Lester.


La Paz, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) While the policies of plundering our natural resources continue, our struggle will continue, President Evo Morales said on Friday, celebrating the Decolonization Day and presenting the International Year of Indigenous Languages.


Berlin, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina)The Germany and Austria governments have agreed Friday to extend for six months the border controls between the two European countries with the aim of avoiding migratory flows, according to government sources.


Beijing, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) China rejected today and demanded to withdraw accusations on an alleged espionage and cyber attacks, the last in a saga of accusations that submerge both powers in an unending dispute.


Buenos Aires, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) ''As long as the United States continues attacking the Cuban people as if the Cold War continued, it will be attacking the right of all peoples to peace, sovereignty and development,'' Nobel Prize winner Adolfo Perez Esquivel stressed in Buenos Aires.


Kinshasa, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is alarmed by the 33 new cases of Ebola reported since October 1, compared to 41 in all of September in DR Congo.


anama, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The tropical wave with intense rains which affected the entire Panamanian territory has left at least four dead, dozens of houses affected and other material damage, according to reports published on Friday.


Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of more than 130 Cuban organizations are participating on Friday in the 15th Civil Society Forum, a space where they will ratify the condemnation to the U.S.-imposed economic, commercial and financial blockade against the Caribbean nation.


Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba hopes to plant over 30 thousand hectares of tobacco in the campaign 2018-2019 starting in this central province, second largest producer of the leave, assured here specialisdts of the Tobacco Business Group (Tabacuba).