Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China Prioritizes Campaign Against Poverty in Experimental Zone http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31315&SEO=china-prioritizes-campaign-against-poverty-in-experimental-zone Beijing, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese government takes today more measures to finish work at the Bijie Experimental Zone, in the southwestern province of Guizhou, model of the anti-poverty campaign in the country. Ethiopia to Save Thousands of Dollars By Using Eritrean Airspace http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31273&SEO=ethiopia-to-save-thousands-of-dollars-by-using-eritrean-airspace Addis Ababa, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian Airlines (EA) company projects an average saving of $100,000 USD per day by using Eritrea airspace, the airline said today. Economic Reforms Lead Ethiopia to Privatization http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31261&SEO=economic-reforms-lead-ethiopia-to-privatization Addis Ababa, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia will proceed with the partial or total privatization of several state-owned companies, as part of the economic reforms designed to boost the private sector, official sources confirmed today. Japan Will Cooperate with Thailand to Join TPP http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31245&SEO=japan-will-cooperate-with-thailand-to-join-tpp Tokyo, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Japan and Thailand agreed to work together to complete the entry of the Southeast Asian country into the Trans-Pacific Economic Partnership (TPP) Strategic Agreement, said the head of the Japanese cabinet, Yoshihide Suga. Construction of China-funded Bridges Begins in the Philippines http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31215&SEO=construction-of-china-funded-bridges-begins-in-the-philippines Manila, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The construction of two bridges financed by China began today in the Philippines on the Pasig River to improve traffic, offering alternative roads and the resilience of roads in the face of natural disasters. Russia Triples Reduction of Investment in US Treasury Bonds http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31209&SEO=russia-triples-reduction-of-investment-in-us-treasury-bonds Moscow, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia tripled today the reductions of its investments in the US Treasury bonds, leaving only 14.9 billion dollars of a maximum eight years ago of 176.3 billion dollars. Bolivia Expects Exponential Increase in Quinoa Production http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31199&SEO=bolivia-expects-exponential-increase-in-quinoa-production La Paz, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The executive director of the International Quinoa Center (CIQ), Edgar Solis, said that Bolivia expects an exponential increase in the production of this grain, with a figure of more than 68,000 tons, which was the goal for 2017. Haiti: Expert Warns on Negative Impact of Protests for Fuel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31188&SEO=haiti-expert-warns-on-negative-impact-of-protests-for-fuel Port of Prince, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Violent demonstrations on July 6 and 7 due to hike in fuel prices in Haiti, will have negative consequences for its economy, declared specialist Etzer Emile. Multibillionaire Debt of Costa Ricans with Credit Cards http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31184&SEO=multibillionaire-debt-of-costa-ricans-with-credit-cards San José, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Debt of Costa Ricans with credit cards soared to over 1.2 billion colons last April, revealed the Ministry of Economy, Industry and Trade (MEIC). British Company Rolls Royce Exhibits its First Flying Taxi http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31149&SEO=british-company-rolls-royce-exhibits-its-first-flying-taxi London, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The car and engine manufacturer, Rolls Royce, is exhibiting its first flying taxi at the International Air Show in Farnborough (United Kingdom), open until July 22. India's Sugar Production to Hit a Record High Next Year http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31111&SEO=indias-sugar-production-to-hit-a-record-high-next-year New Delhi, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) India's sugar production will increase 10 percent in the next marketing year, which begins in October, to reach a record of up to 35.5 million tons, it was announced. FAO Forest Committee Examines Contribution to Sustainable Development http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31054&SEO=fao-forest-committee-examines-contribution-to-sustainable-development Rome, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The Forestry Committee (FOCO) of FAO starts today its 24th period of sessions focused on the contribution of forests to reach the Objectives of Sustainable Development (ODS). Media and Economists Praise Economic Fair in Havana http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31035&SEO=media-and-economists-praise-economic-fair-in-havana Havana, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Press media and economists regarded the initiative to develop a sample on economic and social development in Expocuba, a Cuban ferial exposition site located in Havana, as successful. Hotel Industry of Eastern Cuba Reinforces its Quality Standards http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31020&SEO=hotel-industry-of-eastern-cuba-reinforces-its-quality-standards Havana, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) The hotel industry in the eastern region of Cuba is seeking to strengthen quality and provide significant examples to benefit the satisfaction of its guests from all over the world. Several India, Sri Lanka Projects to Begin http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31017&SEO=several-india-sri-lanka-projects-to-begin Colombo, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Work on several Indo-Lanka joint projects will get off the ground this year. Angola to Carry Out Agricultural, Fishing Census http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31012&SEO=angola-to-carry-out-agricultural-fishing-census Luanda, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) The Angolan government will carry out an agricultural and fishing census next year in order to obtain reliable data on both sectors, according to press reports. Hydraulic Capacity of Eastern Cuba Increases http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31006&SEO=hydraulic-capacity-of-eastern-cuba-increases Havana, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The hydraulic capacity of eastern Cuba improves its prospects today, taking into account the most recent reports that place a note of optimism in this regard. New Markets Open Up to Promote Tourism in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31005&SEO=new-markets-open-up-to-promote-tourism-in-cuba Havana, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) With the opening of new markets to promote tourism, the different private businesses in Cuba today increase their possibilities, according to official reports. Cuba Offers Dive Sites this Summer http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31002&SEO=cuba-offers-dive-sites-this-summer Havana, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The various companies that serve tourism in Cuba motivate travelers today to make trips linked to the sea, which include the practice of diving and snorkeling. Antofagasta to Host APEC 2019 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=30991&SEO=antofagasta-to-host-apec-2019 Santiago de Chile, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Antofagasta, Chile''s mining city par excellence, will host activities of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in 2019, whose Summit of Heads of State or Government will take place in this capital.