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Economy

Text and photos PL/Livia Rodríguez
Havana,  (Prensa Latina) In the next few days, the United States will decide whether or not it will enforce Title III of the Helms-Burton Act, an initiative that evokes the darkest elements of the Monroe Doctrine to destroy the Cuban Revolution.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment (Mincex), Rodrigo Malmierca, today described 2018 as difficult due to the tightening of the blockade, the impact of natural phenomena, and other aspects.


Havana, Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) The Special Development Zone of Mariel (ZEDM), important Cuban economic enclave, had an intense activity in February.


Ottawa, Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) Canadian Justice Department started today the extradition process of the executive of Technological Enterprise Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, to the United States despite denounciations on Washington''s political manipulation in this case.


Lima, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra returned from Europe ahead of schedule, after harsh criticism due to his absences amidst catastrophes caused by heavy rains and immediately visited one of the affected areas.


Moscow, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Russia on Friday disowned the verdict of a Dutch court on the payment of a multimillion-dollar compensation to the Ukrainian company Naftogaz for alleged losses, after its move to Russian sovereignty over Crimea.


Santiago, Chile, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) The decision of a Chilean court to fine three supermarket chains for colluding to sell chicken meat at high prices, caused surprise today among consumers and even in the government.


Brussels, March 1 (Prensa Latina) The inflation rate in the Eurozone stood at 1.5 percent at the end of February, mainly due to the increase in energy prices, according to preliminary data released on Friday by the European Statistical Office (Eurostat).


Washington, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Los Angeles County, California, advocates on Friday because friendship, understanding, trade and tourism prosper between Cuba and the United States.


Caracas, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Vice President of the Republic Delcy Rodriguez notified that the state-run oil company Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) will move its European headquarters from Lisbon to Moscow, capital of Russia, the Foreign Ministry reported on Friday.


Buenos Aires, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) From Plaza de Mayo to busy avenues, Argentineans will again stage a national march on Friday to protest against the Government''s economic policies and adjustments.