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Economy

Brussels, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The European Union on Wednesday announced the beginning of an investigation into Amazon, the world''s largest online retail company, for alleged monopolistic practices.


Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel pleaded to seek a temporary solution for workers dismissed from work in activities demanded by the national economy.


Caracas, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government has received about 90 nationals repatriated from Peru through the ''Vuelta a la Patria'' (Return to the Homeland) plan, aimed at favoring the return of migrants in vulnerable situations in the host nations.


La Paz, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Authorities of Bolivia and Chile are seeking to promote their countries and the entire South American region as a world tourist destination, official sources reported.


Ciego de Avila, Cuba, July 17 (Prensa Latina) The Ciegoplast industry, which produces high-density polyethylene pipes and fittings, currently offers great contributions for new investments and rehabilitation of the hydraulic system in Cuba, according to its directors.


Lima, July 16 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra ruled out on Tuesday the possibility the government levying the Tia Maria mining project on the second day of a general outcry by the population, by spurning it for environmental reasons.


Abu Dabhi, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) and the RES4Africa Foundation have established an alliance to accelerate the development of environmentally friendly sources on the African continent.


Georgetown, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) A modern asphalt plant came to Guyana from Germany, which will reduce road construction costs, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure announced in Georgetown Tuesday.


16 de julio de 2019, 13:33Montevideo, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Uruguayan President Tabare Vazquez met on Tuesday in the Argentine city of Santa Fe with Brazil''s state-run oil company Petrobras president Roberto Castello, to resolve a long conflict.


Mexico, July 16 (Prensa Latina) Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador administration has presented on Tuesday the brand-new Business Plan of Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) and its Subsidiary Productive Enterprises 2019-2023 that aims to boost oil production throughout its chain of values.


La Paz, July 16 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia''s joining the Southern Common Market ( MERCOSUR) will allow it to link and be a gateway between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans and will strengthen trade, Deputy Trade and Integration Minister Benjamin Blanco said Tuesday.