Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Thai Prime Minister Travels to Europe for More Investments http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29905&SEO=thai-prime-minister-travels-to-europe-for-more-investments Bangkok, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha will travel to the United Kingdom and France from June 20 to 25 to present investment opportunities and strengthen strategic alliances, the Foreign Ministry reported Tuesday. Robert Zemeckis to Direct New Version of Roald Dahl's The Witches http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29902&SEO=robert-zemeckis-to-direct-new-version-of-roald-dahls-the-witches Los Ángeles, USA Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Director Robert Zemeckis is in final negotiations to direct Warner Bros.'' adaptation of Roald Dahl''s classic book ''The Witches,'' studio sources tell Variety. President Diaz-Canel Visits Santiago de Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29898&SEO=president-diaz-canel-visits-santiago-de-cuba Santiago de Cuba, June 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, is currently on a tour of the eastern province of Santiago de Cuba, where he is visiting places of socio-economic interest. Big Win for 'Black Panther' at 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards Show http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29895&SEO=big-win-for-black-panther-at-2018-mtv-movie-and-tv-awards-show Los Ángeles, USA,Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Superhero movie ''Black Panther'' made a killing at the MTV Movie & TV Awards on Saturday (June 16) in an awards show shown on television on Monday (June 18) that also recognized gays, women and those who stand up to bullying. Investors Take Obrador's Victory in Mexico for Granted http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29892&SEO=investors-take-obradors-victory-in-mexico-for-granted Mexico, June 20 (Prensa Latina) Markets and investors take the victory of presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador here today for granted, according to the Mexican Institute of Finance Executives (IMEF). North American Actor Awards Young Man Who Stopped Shooting http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29886&SEO=north-american-actor-awards-young-man-who-stopped-shooting Los Angeles, USA, June 20 (Prensa Latina) After receiving the Best Actor statuette at the MTV Movie TV Awards 2018, Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman presented the award to a young man who stopped a gunfight in the USA, media reports today. Foreign Presence at the CorHabana 2018 Festival http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29884&SEO=foreign-presence-at-the-corhabana-2018-festival Havana, June 20 (Prensa Latina) Vocal groups from Mexico, Colombia, Costa Rica, Argentina and the United States confirmed their attendance at the 13th International Choir Festival CorHabana 2018, organizers announced today. Italy Supports More Investment And Cooperation in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29881&SEO=italy-supports-more-investment-and-cooperation-in-cuba Havana, June 20 (Prensa Latina) The motivation of Italian businessmen to invest in Cuba is growing thanks to the regulatory facilities offered by the island today, revealed Mino Girati, a delegate from the Chamber of Commerce of the European country. Indian President With Intense Working Agenda in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29880&SEO=indian-president-with-intense-working-agenda-in-cuba Havana, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, will carry out an intense working agenda during his visit to Cuba, where he will hold talks with his peer Miguel Diaz-Canel, according to the program published here today. Afrcan Union Highlights Contributions of Tourism to African Economies http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29877&SEO=afrcan-union-highlights-contributions-of-tourism-to-african-economies Addis Ababa, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) said today that tourism supports around 21 million jobs in the continent with a value of more than $160 million USD, surpassing the manufacturing and banking sectors. Reggaeton Duo Gente de Zona Confirms Laura Pausini's Visit to Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29850&SEO=reggaeton-duo-gente-de-zona-confirms-laura-pausinis-visit-to-cuba Havana, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The popular Cuban reggaeton duo Gente de Zona confirmed on social networks that the Italian singer Laura Pausini will perform with them at the July concert in this capital, digital media highlight today. Gilberto Santa Rosa and El Canario in Festival in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29837&SEO=gilberto-santa-rosa-and-el-canario-in-festival-in-cuba Havana, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican Gilberto Santa Rosa and Dominican Jose Alberto El Canario are heading the poster for the artists to attend the Josone Varadero Beach Jazz and Salsa Festival in Cuba, from July 12 to 15 in Varadero Beach. Audi Names Schot Interim CEO, Puts Jailed Stadler on Leave http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29835&SEO=audi-names-schot-interim-ceo-puts-jailed-stadler-on-leave Berlín, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) German automaker Audi has named sales chief Abraham ''Bram'' Schot as interim CEO following the arrest of Rupert Stadler as part of a probe into emissions cheating. Russia Introduces Additional Duties on Imports of US Goods http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29832&SEO=russia-introduces-additional-duties-on-imports-of-us-goods Moscow, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The Russian government has decided to introduce ''balancing measures'' for goods imported from the United States. Russia will impose additional import duties on a number of goods that have an alternative on the Russian market, Maxim Oreshkin, the Minister of Economic Development said. Varadero Gourmet for Excellence in Cuban Gastronomic Services http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29831&SEO=varadero-gourmet-for-excellence-in-cuban-gastronomic-services Varadero, Cuba, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Varadero, Cuba, June 19 (Prensa Latina) Positioning Cuba as a quality destination for gastronomic services is the main objective of the 10th International Varadero Gourmet Festival, scheduled to take place in this resort from June 26 to 29. North Korean Leader Wants to Maintain High-level Contacts With Russia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29830&SEO=north-korean-leader-wants-to-maintain-high-level-contacts-with-russia 19 de junio de 2018, 13:34Pyongyang,Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) North Korea leader Kim Jong Un sent a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin saying that he wants to maintain high-level contacts with Russia, Glasgow Art School to be Saved After Fire in UK http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29827&SEO=glasgow-art-school-to-be-saved-after-fire-in-uk London, June 19 (Prensa Latina) Authorities from Glasgow, Scotland, assured their interest in saving the recently devastated art school after a fire, the British BBC news reported today. Neymar Leaves Brazil Training Session Limping http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29825&SEO=neymar-leaves-brazil-training-session-limping Sochi, Russia, June 19 (Prensa Latina) Neymar, the main star of the Brazilian national team at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, retired here today from his team''s training session accompanied by a physiotherapist and touching his right ankle. Smoking Rate Declines in US http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29824&SEO=smoking-rate-declines-in-us Washington, June 19 (Prensa Latina) The rate of adult smoking in the United States dropped 1.6 percent from 2016 to 2017, according to a report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, released today. Rwanda's Economy With Encouraging Figures in First Quarter of 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29821&SEO=rwandas-economy-with-encouraging-figures-in-first-quarter-of-2018 Kigali, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Rwanda's economy expanded by 10.6 percent in the first quarter of 2018, informed the general director of the National Institute of Statistics, Yussuf Murangwa.