// // //


Economy

US Acting Chief of Staff contradicts the White House's policiesWashington, Feb. 21 (Prensa Latina) The White House's Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney contradicted the official positions on immigration policy when talking about government despair for more immigrants, press media stood out on Friday.


Cuban handicrafts will reach Spain's beaches in 2020Holguin, Cuba, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Products from the province of Holguin made with bamboo will reach Spain in 2020, including sun loungers, convex fences, stools and quadrants for ceilings, among others.


San Juan, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The US Customs and Border Protection Service (CBP) revealed that it seized on Tuesday in Puerto Rico about 98.2 kilos of cocaine, valued at US$2.5 million, from the Dominican Republic.


Berlin, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) The polling office Sentix has notified that the trust of the Euro-zone investors decreased in February, for the first time in four months.


San Juan, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) The Coalition of Constitutional Legitimate Debt (CDCL) announced that it has come to an agreement with the Board of Fiscal Supervision (JSF) and other bond holders of the government of Puerto Rico.


Pretoria, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) The commission investigating alleged cases of corruption in South Africa enjoys new powers, including fines or imprisonment for up to one year for those who refuse to cooperate, it was reported on Monday.


Washington, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The administration of President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the adoption of sanctions against 15 planes of the state-owned company Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), as part of its ongoing offensive against that South American country.


Buenos Aires, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Alberto Fernandez began the first stage of his government with a set of measures announced this Tuesday to be sent to Congress to benefit several sectors in crisis.


Paris, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) France's railway sector strike tightens even further this Thursday, after the government's decision to approve a controversial pension system reform, rejected by all trade union organizations.


Bogotá, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The Peace Agreement signed by the State and former FARC-EP guerrillas is a very important tool for the structural transformation of the Colombian countryside, said Pablo Catatumbo, senator for the current FARC political party.