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Economy

Geneva, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, on Wednesday asked world leaders to design a comprehensive response against Covid-19, making emphasis on environmental protection.


Geneva, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) The International Labor Organization (ILO) will review the impact of Covid-19 on the global labor market at a high-level videoconference on Wednesday.


Geneva, Switzerland, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Tuesday denounced at the Human Rights Council the restrictions to the fight against Covid-19 due to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States, a hostile policy that has been tightened over the last few months.


Havana, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel is participating on Wednesday in the virtual session of world leaders of the Summit of the International Labor Organization (ILO) on Covid-19 and the World of Work,


Hanoi, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam exported 955 thousand tons of coffee in the first semester of the year and received 1.6 billion dollars for this concept, the Ministry of Industry and Commerce reported.


Beijing, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) The technological giant Huawei requested patenting its HarmonyOS operating system, developed despite obstacles to access applications, Android system updates and various Google services, reported the local press.


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Por Roberto Salomón

Havana, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is prioritizing actions to achieve higher yields in food self-sufficiency at the municipal level and in the development of short-cycle crops, using the resources available to meet the needs of the people, amid the complex national situation caused by the Covid-19 threat and the tightening of the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States.


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Havana, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba protects the workers' rights amid the complicated scenario caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, and will share its experience in this field at the International Labor Organization (ILO).


7 de julio de 2020, 19:45Santiago, Chile, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) In a ruling that was described as historic and that may cause new clashes between the Chilean Government and the opposition, the Constitutional Commission of the House of Deputies approved a bill to allow withdrawals from pension funds.


7 de julio de 2020, 16:48Havana, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The Gran Caribe hotel group affirmed on Tuesday it will guarantee the safety of workers and customers in the reopening of its facilities and services in Cuba during the post-Covid-19 recovery phases.


7 de julio de 2020, 16:1Havana, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The US does not skimp on means to stop Cuba's development by imposing unilateral measures of extraterritorial blockade, the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) denounced on Tuesday.