Christine Lagarde Elected New IMF Chief

0 Paris, Jun 29. -French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde is the first woman ever to lead the International Monetary Fund since its founding as part of the United Nations in 1945. Lagarde, a 55-year-old economist, was elected unanimously by the IMF Executive Council on Tuesday to serve a five-year mandate. She won the race against Mexican Central Bank director Agustin

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Cuban Movies on Venezuelan TV

0 Caracas, Jan 5 .-The Cuban film "Fresa y Chocolate" (Strawberry and Chocolate) will be transmitted by Venezuelan public TV as part of a cycle of Cuban films, celebrating the 52nd anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution. The season started on January 1st and will run until the 4th to pay homage to prestigious Cuban filmmaker and director

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