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Economy

Berlin, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The German Government on Wednesday suspended temporarily the commitment by companies affected by floods on July 14 to declare themselves bankrupt.


Price of basic commodities increases five times in LebanonBeirut, July 21 (Prensa Latina) From 2019 to this day, the price of family basic commodities in Lebanon has reached five times the minimum wage, Crisis Observatory of the American University of Beirut (AUB) reported today.


Brasilia, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is currently the target of disinformation campaigns that seek to exaggerate the recent disturbances, as well as to contain them, to give way to a military invasion disguised as a humanitarian intervention.


Luanda, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Over a billion dollars illegally stolen from Angola are currently frozen abroad, pending the completion of legal processes for their recovery, the government reported.


Suez Canal achieves record revenueCairo, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The Suez Canal achieved 5.84 billion dollars in the 2020-21 fiscal year, the highest revenue in its history, an official Egyptian source reported on Monday.


Paris, June 29 (Prensa Latina) France closed first trimester 2021 with an unemployment rate of 8.1 percent, almost identical to the one in October-December last year, a governmental source reported.


Rome, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis stated that economic rebuilding after the Covid-19 pandemic offers the possibility of reversing the course and invest in a global food system capable of resisting future crises.


Havana, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez denounced again on Monday punitive measures applied by the United States against Cuban private entrepreneurs, despite Washington's supposed support for that sector.


Beirut, June 14 (Prensa Latina) Talks on border demarcation between Lebanon and Israel came to the fore on Monday with the presence of US official Don Desrocher as a mediator.


Montego Bay, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett on Friday announced that 3,000 new hotel rooms will be built on the island in the coming months.


Beijing, May 27 (Prensa Latina) China and the United States agreed on Thursday on the importance of keeping the development of commercial exchanges stable, which has been affected by a tariff war that broke out in 2018 with bilateral and international consequences.