Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Climate Change, Human Impacts at MarCuba 2018 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34045&SEO=climate-change-human-impacts-at-marcuba-2018 21 de septiembre de 2018, 00:05Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Climate change, human impacts and maritime-recreational development are among the issues of the 11th Congress on Marine Sciences, to be held on October 15-19, the organizing committee posted on its website today. Workers Dismissed from Telam News Agency Protest at Kirchner Center http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34044&SEO=workers-dismissed-from-telam-news-agency-protest-at-kirchner-center 20 de septiembre de 2018, 16:54Buenos Aires, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) A group of journalists from the Argentine agency Telam and other colleagues in solidarity entered today with harangues and posters to the lobby of the Kirchner Cultural Center in protest of the dismissals in that press agency. Venezuela Receives International Support after Almagro's Statements http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34040&SEO=venezuela-receives-international-support-after-almagros-statements 20 de septiembre de 2018, 16:24Caracas, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela is now receiving wide and continuous international support for the interfering statements of the Secretary General of the Organization of American States, Luis Almagro, who suggested a military intervention against the South American country. Venezuela Nixes US Report on Terrorism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34029&SEO=venezuela-nixes-us-report-on-terrorism Caracas, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The government of Venezuela disallowed the aggravating references to Venezuela in the 2017 Report on Terrorism published by the US Department of State. Paraguay Captures Leader of Brazilian Criminal Group Vermelho http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34026&SEO=paraguay-captures-leader-of-brazilian-criminal-group-vermelho Asuncion, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan National Police (PN) forces detained one of the alleged leaders of the Brazilian criminal group Comando Vermelho after a raid carried out in this capital, reported the police today. Lawmakers Urge for Resources to Implement Peace Agreement in Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34014&SEO=lawmakers-urge-for-resources-to-implement-peace-agreement-in-colombia Bogota, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Legislators from different parties in Colombia demanded from the government the resources to implement the Peace Deal with the former FARC guerrilla group. Noam Chomsky to Visit Lula in Prison on Thursday http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34003&SEO=noam-chomsky-to-visit-lula-in-prison-on-thursday Brasilia, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) On Thursday, the world-renowned US intellectual and activist Noam Chomsky will visit former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who has been a political prisoner for 167 day in Curitiba, the capital of the state of Parana. Chomsky arrived in Brazil last week to participate in the international seminar on Threats to Democracy and the Multipolar World, organized in Sao Paulo by the Perseu Abramo Foundation of the Workers'' Party (PT). Venezuela'S President Ratifies Willingness to Talk to Opposition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33985&SEO=venezuelas-president-ratifies-willingness-to-talk-to-opposition Caracas, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, has ratified today his willingness to dialogue with the opposition sectors in order to establish a peaceful coexistence for the development of the country. New Corruption Scheme Revealed at PDVSA http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33983&SEO=new-corruption-scheme-revealed-at-pdvsa Caracas, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Public Prosecutor''s Office (MP) has revealed today a new corruption scheme in the state-run Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), which has caused losses of 18,500,000 dollars to the main industry of the country. FMLN Decries Almagro's Call to Invade Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33980&SEO=fmln-decries-almagros-call-to-invade-venezuela San Salvador, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) today condemned the call to militarily invade Venezuela launched by Luis Almagro, secretary general of the Organization of American States (OAS). Cuba Seeks Growth in Congress and Meeting Tourism, Minister Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33974&SEO=cuba-seeks-growth-in-congress-and-meeting-tourism-minister-says Havana, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Tourism of Cuba, Manuel Marrero, has categorized today as one of the specialties in clear development here to congresses, meetings and incentive trips. Peru Ratifies its Historic Stance Against US Blockade on Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33971&SEO=peru-ratifies-its-historic-stance-against-us-blockade-on-cuba Lima, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian Foreign Minister Nestor Popolizio ratified his country''s historic position of support for the resolution against the blockade of Cuba to be voted on next October, as every year, at the United Nations. Contest to Pay Tribute to Cuban Filmmaker Tomas Gutierrez Alea http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33970&SEO=contest-to-pay-tribute-to-cuban-filmmaker-tomas-gutierrez-alea Havana, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Cinemateca and the CarteLON project are keeping open today the call for entries for the competition to pay tribute to the 90th anniversary of the birth of Tomas Gutierrez Alea (Titon), one of the most outstanding directors of Latin American film. Ozuna,J Balvin Lead Nominations For 2018 Latin American Music Awards http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33969&SEO=ozunaj-balvin-lead-nominations-for-2018-latin-american-music-awards Los Angeles, USA, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Colombian singer J Balvin and Puerto Rican Ozuna are leading the list of nominees for the 2018 Latin American Music Awards, with nine nominations each. Venezuela to Increase Oil Exports to China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33941&SEO=venezuela-to-increase-oil-exports-to-china Caracas, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela will increase oil production to raise exports to China by one million barrels, announced the Head of State of the South American country, Nicolas Maduro. Evo Morales Highlights Sustained Economic Growth in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33936&SEO=evo-morales-highlights-sustained-economic-growth-in-bolivia 18 de septiembre de 2018, 16:56La Paz, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales highlighted today the sustained economic growth experienced during the past 12 years in Bolivia, due to the unity of the people. Traffic Accident Kills Nine in Ecuador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33933&SEO=traffic-accident-kills-nine-in-ecuador 18 de septiembre de 2018, 16:24Quito, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Nine deaths and at least 14 injuries were the result of a road accident today in Ecuador, whose causes are investigated, according to a report from the National Traffic Commission. Human Resources Considered Gratest Asset of Criminalistics in Cuba (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33920&SEO=human-resources-considered-gratest-asset-of-criminalistics-in-cuba-photo Havana, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Human resources is the greatest asset of criminalistics in Cuba, said today the head of the Criminalistics Department of the Ministry of the Interior, Colonel Antonio Mesa. U.S. Military Drills Against Venezuela Described as Provocations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33917&SEO=u.s.-military-drills-against-venezuela-described-as-provocations Caracas, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Sovereignty and Territorial Security Commission of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC), Gerardo Marquez, has described the U.S.-led military exercises in the region as a provocation against Venezuela. Workers Take Over Ministry of Economy in Buenos Aires Province http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=33908&SEO=workers-take-over-ministry-of-economy-in-buenos-aires-province Buenos Aires, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Ready to stay indoors until to be noticed, hundreds of workers from the Rio Santiago shipyard, one of the busiest in Latin America, have taken over the Ministry of Economy of the province of Buenos Aires in protest today.