UN Predicts Growth in LatAm and Caribbean

7 United Nations, Dec 15. -The economies of Latin America and the Caribbean are expected to grow by six per cent in 2010 as a result of the recovery posted by many countries in the region, according to an annual United Nations report. The Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2010 indicates that measures adopted

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Santa Cruz del Sur takes actions to preserve the Environment

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Oct 16. –With about 100 hectares of environmental protection works, the Forest Enterprise workers from Santa Cruz del Sur contribute to the recovery of some of the territory's surfaces under its guardianship. About 70 hectares were cleaned up and there were sowed a great variety of plants at the beach area, in order to avoid

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European Economic Recovery to Be Uneven

4 Berlin, Jul 9. -European economic recovery will be moderate and uneven due to the crisis hitting Europe, said President of the European Central Bank (ECB) Jean-Claude Trichet. Speaking to the press, Trichet predicted a moderate growth rate marked by uncertainty. Trichet said that the process to boost economic activity will be limited, especially because of the difficult labor market

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Cuba Boosts Railroad Recovery

2 Havana, May 12. -The Cuban Ministry of Transportation is currently boosting recovery of the country's railroad network, an initiative that, according to authorities, demands an enormous effort. To fulfill such objective, it is necessary to repair about 6,000 kilometers long (3,800 miles long)of rail tracks, buy new equipment, recover and upgrade repair-shops and increase personnel training, Vice President of

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