Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Dominican Republic receives donation from Chinese company Alibaba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54238&SEO=dominican-republic-receives-donation-from-chinese-company-alibaba Santo Domingo, April 4 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic received 50,000 masks, 15,000 diagnostic reagents and four fans from the Chinese company Alibaba and the Jack Ma Foundation, was reported here this Saturday. Vietnam without Covid-19 deaths and convalescent increase http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54231&SEO=vietnam-without-covid-19-deaths-and-convalescent-increase Hanoi, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam remains free of deaths from the new coronavirus and adds recovery of five other patients today to reach 90, more than a third of the 239 patients reported to date. China in national mourning for its Covid-19 victims http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54218&SEO=china-in-national-mourning-for-its-covid-19-victims Beijing, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) China lives today a day of mourning that unifies its entire population in a tribute to more than 3,300 people who lost their lives since last December due to Covid-19. Uruguay resumes cattle exports to China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54217&SEO=uruguay-resumes-cattle-exports-to-china Montevideo, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay shipped 7,000 head of cattle to China, after five years without exporting that item, thus casting some light amid the health and economic crisis hitting the country. US rating agency slashes India growth forecast to 30-year low of 2% http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54204&SEO=us-rating-agency-slashes-india-growth-forecast-to-30-year-low-of-2 New Delhi, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Fitch Ratings Inc., a US credit rating agency, has said it has slashed India┬┤s growth forecast for the current fiscal to a 30-year low of 2%, as economy recession gripped global economy following the lockdown due to Covid-19 pandemic. Vietnam grows its number of Covid-19 healed and has no death http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54183&SEO=vietnam-grows-its-number-of-covid-19-healed-and-has-no-death Hanoi, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam remains free of deaths due to the novel coronavirus and the recovery of 10 other patients grew this Friday the number to 85, out of a total of 233 patients. Japan MPs recognize Cuba's support for Covid-19, despite blockade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54173&SEO=japan-mps-recognize-cubas-support-for-covid-19-despite-blockade Tokyo, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Japanese legislators condemned the US blockade against Cuba and highlighted the island's international cooperation to fight the novel coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2, diplomatic sources reported on Friday. Indian Prime Minister Modi talks to Angela Merkel about Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54160&SEO=indian-prime-minister-modi-talks-to-angela-merkel-about-covid-19 2 de abril de 2020, 16:39 New Delhi, April 2 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a telephone conversation on Thursday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel about the Covid-19 pandemic and the situation in their respective countries. India's Covid-19 lockdown improves air quality http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54149&SEO=indias-covid-19-lockdown-improves-air-quality 2 de abril de 2020, 14:16New Delhi, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) After 21-day lockdown imposed on India to stop the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, a significant improvement in the country's air quality was announced today. Fighting Covid-19 endangers due to political prejudice, China warns http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54129&SEO=fighting-covid-19-endangers-due-to-political-prejudice-china-warns Beijing, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Several Chinese experts warned on Thursday that the West political prejudice has become a new virus and threatens the fight against the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus when close cooperation between worldwide countries is required. Chinese media praise Cuba's solidarity despite US blockade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54121&SEO=chinese-media-praise-cubas-solidarity-despite-us-blockade Beijing, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuba shows its commitment to global solidarity by providing assistance to territories hit by Covid-19, although it faces difficulties to import medical materials due to the United States blockade, Chinese media reported. China to test another Covid-19 vaccine and medicines on animals http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54117&SEO=china-to-test-another-covid-19-vaccine-and-medicines-on-animals Beijing, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Chinese scientists will begin in May animal testing of another vaccine and drug candidate to protect against the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, which they developed with antibodies from recovered patients, local press reported on Thursday. Vietnam hopes to get rid of Covid-19 disease in a month http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54116&SEO=vietnam-hopes-to-get-rid-of-covid-19-disease-in-a-month Hanoi, April 2 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam will take stricter measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus causing Covid-19 disease in a month, announced this Thursday Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Seoul to offer humanitarian aid to Iran to fight Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54097&SEO=seoul-to-offer-humanitarian-aid-to-iran-to-fight-covid-19 1 de abril de 2020, 14:14Seoul, April 1 (Prensa Latina) South Korea plans to offer two million dollars in humanitarian aid to Iran to help fight the new coronavirus , a foreign ministry offical said Wednesday. Advertising recession forces newspapers to close in Australia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54095&SEO=advertising-recession-forces-newspapers-to-close-in-australia 1 de abril de 2020, 14:9Canberra, April 1 (Prensa Latina) Australia's News Corp media group announced today that it will stop printing around 60 regional newspapers due to the advertising recession caused by the global Covid-19 pandemic. Australia uses particle accelerator to fight against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54082&SEO=australia-uses-particle-accelerator-to-fight-against-covid-19 Canberra, abt 1 (Prensa Latina) Australia's scientists are using one of the biggest particle accelerators worldwide to aid in the search of a vaccine against Covid-19 disease, reported this Tuesday local researchers. Vietnam declares Covid-19 national epidemic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54075&SEO=vietnam-declares-covid-19-national-epidemic Hanoi, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc declared Covid-19 a national epidemic, a determination that reinforces the government's ability to maneuver to prevent and contain the disease. US blockade violates human rights, Cuban president states http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54074&SEO=us-blockade-violates-human-rights-cuban-president-states Havana, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel charged on Wednesday that the United States blockade against Cuba violates the people's human rights by preventing the arrival of humanitarian aid from China. China creates material capable of destroying SARS-CoV-2 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54057&SEO=china-creates-material-capable-of-destroying-sars-cov-2 Beijing, March 31 (Prensa Latina) China's scientific center created a catalytic material that absorbs and eradicates SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus on the basis of a project developed in 2003 during the SARS epidemic, reported this Tuesday local press. Olympic Games' postponement impacts Japanese hotel's economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54019&SEO=olympic-games-postponement-impacts-japanese-hotels-economy 30 de marzo de 2020, 16:59 Tokyo, March 30 (Prensa Latina) Japan Ryokan and Hotel Association noted on Monday that 2020 Olympic Games' postponement due to Covid-19 impacts big time on Japan's lodging and tourism.