Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Bank of Mexico Reduces Prospects of Economic Growth http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21428&SEO=bank-of-mexico-reduces-prospects-of-economic-growth Mexico, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Bank of Mexico (Banxico) reduced prospects of annual economic growth due to a lower production related to the effects of September earthquakes and the fall in oil production. Airbus Foresees Increased Air Traffic in Latin America http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21426&SEO=airbus-foresees-increased-air-traffic-in-latin-america Paris, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The European company Airbus expects an increase in air traffic in the Latin American and Caribbean region, where more than 2,000 new aircraft will be brought into service by 2036, according to a report published today. Malaysia, Indonesia to Address EU Resolution on Palm Oil http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21403&SEO=malaysia-indonesia-to-address-eu-resolution-on-palm-oil Kuala Lumpur, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Malaysia and Indonesia agreed today to jointly address the concerns raised in the European Union''s (EU) resolution on palm oil, which they consider discriminatory and disadvantageous to the industry. Venezuela Highlights Importance of FITVEN for the Economy http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21402&SEO=venezuela-highlights-importance-of-fitven-for-the-economy Caracas, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Vice Minister of Tourism Alí Padrón, highlighted today the importance of the 12th International Tourism Fair of Venezuela (FITVEN) 2017, which begins tomorrow, for the promotion of that sector and the economy. Syria Reactivates Production in 250 Industrial Facilities http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21400&SEO=syria-reactivates-production-in-250-industrial-facilities Damascus, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) More than 250 manufacturing facilities have restarted their industrial production in this Arab country since 2016, revealed sources from the Ministry of Industries today. Canadian Gov't Prepares Plan to Address Housing Problem http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21399&SEO=canadian-govt-prepares-plan-to-address-housing-problem Ottawa, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Canadian authorities will present their national strategy to face the housing problem, which will emphasize the construction of thousands of units at reasonable prices in the next decade. Agricultural Production Decreases in Europe http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21395&SEO=agricultural-production-decreases-in-europe Brussels, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The Eurostat community statistics office reported today that agricultural production in the European Union (EU) declined. ECLAC Analyzes Inequalities in Latin American Cities http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21394&SEO=eclac-analyzes-inequalities-in-latin-american-cities Santiago, Chile, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Focusing on the role and leadership of women, experts are meeting at the ECLAC headquarters here to analyze the inequalities in Latin American and Caribbean cities. Chile to be Promoted as Technological and Wine Hub http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21384&SEO=chile-to-be-promoted-as-technological-and-wine-hub Santiago de Chile, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The economy as well as many areas of development, are associated today to digital era advances, an aggregate value that Chile incorporates with a design as Technological and Wine-Producing Hub. Ministerial Meeting and World Seminar in FGEC Agenda http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21383&SEO=ministerial-meeting-and-world-seminar-in-fgec-agenda Santa Cruz, Bolivia, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) An international seminar and the ministerial meeting of the Forum of Gas Exporting Countries (FGEC) mark today''s agenda at the 4th Forum of the organization in session in this Bolivian city. Bolivia Described as Great Gas Power in Latin America http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21381&SEO=bolivia-described-as-great-gas-power-in-latin-america Santa Cruz, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Andres Schuschny, director of Studies and Projects of the Latin American Energy Organization (Olade), said that Bolivia is a great gas power in the region and should continue the development in this field. First Batch of Russian Locomotives Arrive in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21372&SEO=first-batch-of-russian-locomotives-arrive-in-cuba Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) A few days before celebrating the 180th anniversary of the Cuban railway, the first seven Russian locomotives of a contract of 75 arrived in, the rest will get to the island gradually, reported the Cuban Union Railways (UFC) today. SADC Seeks Political Stability in Zimbabwe http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21358&SEO=sadc-seeks-political-stability-in-zimbabwe Luanda, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The troika of the Cooperation Body for the Policy, Defense and Security of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) is currently looking for a peaceful solution to the political situation in Zimbabwe. Young Venezuelans March in Support of Bolivarian Revolution http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21356&SEO=young-venezuelans-march-in-support-of-bolivarian-revolution Caracas, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of young Venezuelans gathered together in this capital to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the University Student Day, with a great march in support of the Bolivarian Revolution and achievements in education. Scholar Says Cruiser Trips to Cuba Successful http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21357&SEO=scholar-says-cruiser-trips-to-cuba-successful Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Researcher and professor of Tourism in Havana University, Jose Luis Perello, described today as successful cruiser travel to this Caribbean nation. Diversification of the Economy is a Pending Issue in Latin America http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21352&SEO=diversification-of-the-economy-is-a-pending-issue-in-latin-america Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The diversification of the economies of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean continues today as a pending issue, according to an expert from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). U.S. Tour Operators Follow Cuban Travel Industry http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21351&SEO=u.s.-tour-operators-follow-cuban-travel-industry Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) U.S. tour operators are eagerly following Cuba''s travel industry, despite growing restrictions by their government on the Caribbean island, according to a press report. Venezuelan Rightwing is Accused of Price Attack http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21349&SEO=venezuelan-rightwing-is-accused-of-price-attack Caracas, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) William Contreras, head of the Superintendency for the Defense of Socioeconomic Rights (SUNDDE), has blamed today the rightwing of what he considered a terrorist attack in Venezuela to the prices of the basic products. Vietnam for a Negotiated Settlement of Korean Conflict http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21348&SEO=vietnam-for-a-negotiated-settlement-of-korean-conflict Naypyidaw, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam called on the parties involved in the Korean conflict today to act with moderation and resume dialogues to ease tensions and promote peace and stability in Asia-Pacific region. Few Advances and Many Mysteries in NAFTA Negotiation in Mexico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21347&SEO=few-advances-and-many-mysteries-in-nafta-negotiation-in-mexico Mexico, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The fifth round of negotiations for the modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) ends here today, with few advances and many mysteries about the future of the agreement between Mexico, the United States, and Canada.