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Economy

Tunisia, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) The number of immigrants killed by the sinking of the vessel in which they were traveling on the southeastern coast of Tunisia on Sunday rose to 112, the United Nations migration agency revealed today.


Georgetown, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Malaria cases in Guyana have decreased considerably in recent years, with the possibility of total eradication, said William Adu-Krow, representative of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) in the country.


Addis Abeba,Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopian Airlines, has won the 2017 Airline Reliability Performance Award, for the 7th year in a row, from Bombardier Aerospace.


Panama, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) A report from Save the Children revealed that the highest homicide rates in the world are currently focused in Latin America and the Caribbean, which prevents the full development of children.


Mexico, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will impose 20-percent tariffs this week on pork legs and shoulders imported from the United States in response to the tariffs imposed by Washington on steel and aluminum, it was learned here today.


Ottawa, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Canadian authorities are expanding a fingerprint and other biometric data collection program for foreigners who arrive here, which according to experts constitutes a potential risk for these people''s privacy.


Guatemala, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Early in the morning, relief workers resumed today their search for survivors of the tragedy caused in Guatemala by the eruption of the Fuego volcano, the most powerful since 1979.


Kigali, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board says export earnings from minerals increased from $166 million in 2016 to $373 million in 2017.


Port Spain, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina)In 2017, there were 1,694 reports of electronic bank card fraud, with those transactions amounting to $14.5 million. There were 78 prosecutions.


La Paz, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) On the celebration of the World Environment Day, UNODC in Bolivia recognizes the Government''s work in this area and invites all stakeholders to join efforts to protect biodiversity.


Havana, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) The contamination of oily waters and hydrocarbons in the bay of Cienfuegos, after the intense rains caused by the subtropical storm Alberto, decreased due to the rapid action of various organisms, experts indicate today.