U.S. Lawmakers in Cuba to Foster Trade Relations

3 Havana, Sep 7. -A group of U.S. lawmakers from the state of Illinois are in Cuba to promote trade relations, despite the five-decade U.S. blockade against the island.The delegation is headed by Illinois House of Representatives member Dan Burke, who heads the House executive committee. "Our visit aims to foster relations between our two countries, and we also hope

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SELA for Developing Cultural Industries in the Region

6 Caracas, Jun 28. -The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) called on member states to promote development and cooperation in cultural and creative industries because this could be an important source of funds. SELA mentioned in a report that in most countries of the region these sectors play an important role in areas including tourism, music, handicrafts and

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