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Economy

6 de julio de 2020, 16:0Moscow, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Russia promised on Monday a symmetric, balanced and adequate response to the UK unilateral sanctions, whose government blacklisted several Russian personalities.


Santiago de Chile, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) A plan to help the middle class announced by the Chilean government is now the focus of harsh criticism from those who believe that it will only lead to further indebtedness in that social sector.


Havana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Alfredo Coutiño, Director for Latin America at Moody's Analytics, said on Monday that the region is going through a recessive impact derived from Covid-19, and will end 2020 with the worst economic damage.


Rome, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is holding its 164th session of its Council, which will be held virtually from Monday to Friday.


Havana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel will participate at the World Leaders' Day of the International Labor Organization Summit, dedicated to Covid-19 and the world of labor, the island's Foreign Ministry reported today.


6 de julio de 2020, 10:0Mexico, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) The state of Mexico is still in the red due to Covid-19, but has begun a plan to resume economic, social, governmental and educational activities, which will allow the reopening of low-impact businesses.


Por Yodeni Maso Aguila

Havana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) The Coordinator of Nueva Corriente (NC) of the Liberal and Refoundation Party (Libre), Carlos Eduardo Reina, on Monday denounced the health crisis in Honduras due to the Government's incapacity and corruption amid the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.


Bridgetown, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) The apologies of European ex-metropolises to their former colonies should lead to a dialogue on the action to repair the damage caused by the colonizers, said a renowned historian from Barbados.


Phnom Penh, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Cambodia announced that the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM'13), scheduled for November in this capital, will be postponed until 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.


5 de julio de 2020, 9:22Damascus, Jul 5 (Prensa Latina) Syria's technicians and specialists managed on Sunday to repair the foreign machinery for the State's Electric Cable Company and save about 200,000 dollars in imports in the face of the US blockade against the country.


Por Ivette Fernández Sosa FotosPL: José Tito Meriño
Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Making a Havana cigar, like those that are hand-rolled in Cuba and are famous all over the world due to their artisanal manufacture and incomparable quality, demands two key elements: zero improvisation and proved wisdom.