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Economy

Nairobi, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, and the Minister of External Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade of Mauritius, Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo, advocated for the speedy implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (Afcfta), an official source reported today.


Addis Ababa, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia announced today that preparations to remodel and convert the birthplace of one of its most famous emperors, Tewodros II, into a tourist destination are well advanced.


Berlín, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) All-sky view of the content of ESASky, European Space Agency''s interactive portal to access astronomical data from space science missions.


Washington, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) The danger of landslide around the world shows the US space agency (NASA) today on a map capable of being observed almost in real time.


Georgetown, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) The Republic of Slovenia and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) are moving to further deepen relations. New Ambassador of Slovenia to CARICOM H.E. Stanislav Vidovič, in a ceremony for the presentation of his credentials to Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, Wednesday, pointed to several areas for closer cooperation including sustainable development, environmental issues, climate change and economic integration.


Nukualofa, March 23 (Prensa Latina) Australia''s Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop MP, and Minister for International Development and the Pacific, Senator the Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, visit Tonga today to reinforce Australia''s commitment to supporting Tonga''s recovery efforts following Tropical Cyclone Gita.


Algiers, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) Austerity measures of the Algerian government reportedly paid off with the decrease this month of the yearly inflation to 4.9 percent, compared to 5.2 last February.


Tokyo, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) The reactor 3 of the Genkai nuclear power plant in the Japanese prefecture of Saga, resumed operations today after seven years inactive, this time under security rules established after Fukushima disaster.


Santo Domingo, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic's Ministry of Agriculture announced today the birth of the first couple of calves through in vitro fertilization.


Brussels, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) The protectionist position of the U.S. government revived today the fears of a trade war, above all after president Donald Trump announced a tariff hike on Chinese products and the expected answer.


Tunisia, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) More than 9,300 Tunisians tried to leave the country illegally in 2017, announced today the Tunisian Forum for Economic and Social Rights (FTDES).