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Economy

Buenos Aires, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) A long line stood out today in front of La Rural fairground where small Argentine producers protested distributing 10,000 kg of vegetables in rejection of the policies implemented in this sector.


Caracas, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek William Saab revealed today a new corruption plot of entities belonging to the Garcia Armas business group that generated an embezzlement to the South American country of 49 million dollars.


Brussels, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) today offered a loan of 75 million euros as a new financial aid for the economic entrepreneurship of young people and migrant women from sub-Saharan African countries.


United Nations, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca, presided today a working meeting of the member States of the Latin American and Caribbean Forum for Sustainable Development.


Washington, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. White House announced today that the Boeing company obtained a 3.9 billion dollar contract to design, modify, test, certify and deliver two replacements of the Air Force One presidential aircraft for 2024.


Brussels, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The President of the European Commission (EC), Jean-Claude Juncker, denounced today US efforts to split the EU countries up regarding the commercial policy.


Santo Domingo, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Dominican authorities dismantled a clandestine office in Santo Domingo West where U.S. visas were forged, local press reported today.


Havana, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Because of the rapid action of workers and firefighters, none of the patients hospitalized at the National Institute of Oncology and Radiobiology (INOR) suffered injuries during the fire which occurred on Tuesday , health officials said today.


Ulán Bator, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Helped by a rise in mineral and textile exports, Mongolia''s foreign trade turnover reached 6.3 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of 2018, up 26 percent from the same period last year, data from the National Statistics Office showed today.


Beijing, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping highlighted today the links between China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in terms of energy, industrial capacity, technology and financing.


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.