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Economía

Juba, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The main contenders of the civil conflict in South Sudan signed a unification agreement sponsored by the Egyptian government in Cairo yesterday, according to leaks from unofficial sources here.


Montevideo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) A massive march from the University of the Republic to the Obelisk of this capital opened today the Continental Conference for Democracy and against Neoliberalism, based in Uruguay.


Washington, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Industrial production in the United States increased 0.9 percent in the last month after the revised increase of 0.4 percent in September, the Federal Reserve announced today.


Santiago de Chile, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Chile now has a public education law that will transfer the administration of 6,500 schools and kindergartens to the government, based on the initiative of President Michelle Bachelet.


Zurich, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Swiss businessmen are betting on innovative technologies to absorb atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) and transform it into something useful, according to BBC reports.


Sophia, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Bulgarian police arrested 10 suspected members of a criminal network that smuggles migrants from Turkey to Austria and other European nations, the Interior Ministry reported today.


Tehran, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The sanctions imposed to Iran by the US government hinders sending of aid to Iran in order to assist those affected by last Sunday's earthquake, denounced Think Progress website, quoted by the local press.


Ankara, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) A delegation from Turkey met with senior officials of the Iraqi Ministry of Petroleum to agree on the resumption of Kirkuk''s oil exports through Turkish territory, according to official sources.


Geneva, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The agreement that will regulate decent employment for the 38 million fishermen worldwide entered into force today, reported the International Labor Organization (ILO).


Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia and Argentina reinforce today their ties with the meeting of their Foreign Ministers, Serguei Lavrov and Jorge Faurie, who agreed on the need to prepare the 2018 bilateral agenda.


Buenos Aires, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) After two days of intense meetings, the 4th Global Conference on the Eradication of Child Labor will close here today with results that will allow moving forward to eliminate that scourge.