France Seeks to Expand Trade Links with Cuba

3 Havana, Dec 10. -The Secretary of State for Foreign Trade of France, Pierre Lellouche, said here that his country seeks to strengthen economic relations with Cuba and increase the trade until at least 250 million euros in 2012.Lellouche, who is the first French holder to visit Cuba for the last nine years, told reporters on Friday that he seeks

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Angola Shrinks Social Poverty, says President

2 Luanda, Oct 19. -Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos said here the national poverty rate dropped from 68% in 2002 to 36.6% by late 2010.In Parliament hearing at the start of the legislative year, dos Santos said such rate may further drop by improving the road infrastructure, including side roads, to transport agricultural productions and fisheries to towns. On

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Suriname Parliament Leader Extols Cuban Example

0 Havana, Sep 15. -Cuba is a big example on how a country can move on despite adversities, said here Suriname Parliament President Jennifer Geerlings-Simons.In interview with Cuban counterpart Ricardo Alarcon, the visitor said she has always been interested in everything related to Cuba. At their Tuesday meeting, says Granma daily, both Chief Legislators addressed an agenda on issues of

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China Plans to Increase Latin America Imports

1 Beijing, May 18. -China plans to import a greater variety of goods from Latin America to balance its foreign trade, considering that the region could export more to this country, a trade official said here. China is also willing to encourage more companies to invest in nations such as Brazil, Peru and others, according to Wan Jifei, chairman of

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