Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Caricom highlights success of regional approach against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57768&SEO=caricom-highlights-success-of-regional-approach-against-covid-19 Georgetown, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (Caricom) considered today that the success of its member countries in the fight against Covid-19 is the result of the regional approach deployed by that group. British weekly predicts a Sandinista victory in Nicaragua http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57759&SEO=british-weekly-predicts-a-sandinista-victory-in-nicaragua Managua, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Renowned British weekly The Economist confirmed its forecast that the Sandinista Front for National Liberation (FSLN) and its leader, Daniel Ortega, will win the 2021 general elections, a digital news site states in Managua. Covid-19 cases in Mexico rise to 304,435 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57757&SEO=covid-19-cases-in-mexico-rise-to-304435 Mexico, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The total number of Covid-19 cases in Mexico rose to 304,435 after reporting 4,685 on a day, informed the director of Epidemiology during the evening press briefing at the National Palace about the development of the pandemic. Guyana seeks peaceful solution for general elections http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57753&SEO=guyana-seeks-peaceful-solution-for-general-elections Georgetwon, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Guyana is currently seeking a peaceful solution to the final results of the March 2 general elections amidst legal battles and a vote-counting process. Rigoberta Menchu finds campaign against Cuban doctors outrageous http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57750&SEO=rigoberta-menchu-finds-campaign-against-cuban-doctors-outrageous Guatemala, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu said on Monday that 60 years of criminal blockade against Cuba is a real offense to humanity and condemned the current campaign to discredit the island's medical cooperation. Mexico received offers to purchase a presidential jet http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57748&SEO=mexico-received-offers-to-purchase-a-presidential-jet Mexico, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexico already received an offer for the purchase of the presidential jet estimated at 120 million dollars, Jorge Mendoza, in charge of carrying out the sale of planes and helicopters, said on Monday. Cuban doctors treat the most serious Covid-19 cases in Haiti http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57738&SEO=cuban-doctors-treat-the-most-serious-covid-19-cases-in-haiti Port-au-Prince, jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health professionals have been helping to fight Covid-19 in Haiti since April, and so far they have attended some of the most complex cases of the disease that plagues the country today. Trinidad & Tobago advocates racial equality in sports http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57732&SEO=trinidad-tobago-advocates-racial-equality-in-sports Port of Spain, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC), Brian Lewis, called for gender and race equality in sports worldwide, local Newsday daily reports. Hundreds of Puerto Rican workers demand a decent pension http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57720&SEO=hundreds-of-puerto-rican-workers-demand-a-decent-pension San Juan, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of Puerto Rican workers marched to demand a decent pension due to the threat the Financial Oversight and Management Board holds to reduce them up to 20%. Mexico reports almost 300,000 cases, over 35,000 deaths to Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57719&SEO=mexico-reports-almost-300000-cases-over-35000-deaths-to-covid-19 Mexico, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexico is close to 300,000 Covid-19 cases, after reporting 299,750 infections included 4,482 new patients, while death toll rose to 35,006 after registering 274 other deaths. Role of the State highlighted in the fight against the pandemic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57712&SEO=role-of-the-state-highlighted-in-the-fight-against-the-pandemic Castries, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The coronavirus epidemic demonstrated the importance of the role of the state in the economy and may herald a new development model for small countries, said prominent St. Lucia diplomat and academic Ronald Sanders, on Thursday. A week after Dominican elections, deputies are still to be defined http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57711&SEO=a-week-after-dominican-elections-deputies-are-still-to-be-defined Santo Domingo, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) One week after the presidential and legislative elections in the Dominican Republic, even today the total number of legislators that will make up the Chamber of Deputies remains to be defined. Caribbean countries celebrate their literature day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57708&SEO=caribbean-countries-celebrate-their-literature-day Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Reading of works, recitals, gatherings and workshops are some of the actions with which the countries of the region celebrate the Day of Caribbean Literature today. Former Puerto Rican governor requests not to support Trump http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57699&SEO=former-puerto-rican-governor-requests-not-to-support-trump San Juan, Jul 11 ??(Prensa Latina) Former Governor Aníbal Acevedo Vilá today demanded that the delegate before Congress in Washington, Jenniffer González Colón, immediately withdraw her support for the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump. Over 200 people killed in Haiti due to insecurity since January http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57685&SEO=over-200-people-killed-in-haiti-due-to-insecurity-since-january Port-au-Prince, jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Since last January, nearly 243 people have died violently in the metropolitan area of the Haitian capital alone, according to a report by the Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace (Ce-Jilap) released today. Russia donates Covid-19 test kits to Central American countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57683&SEO=russia-donates-covid-19-test-kits-to-central-american-countries San Salvador, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) The Central American Integration System (SICA) confirmed that the Russian government has donated 30,000 test kits to detect Covid-19, of which 5,000 will be delivered to El Salvador. Panama on alert for possible Central American locust infestation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57666&SEO=panama-on-alert-for-possible-central-american-locust-infestation 10 de julio de 2020, 12:16 Panama, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) Farmers in Panama are currently on alert for the possible arrival of a Central American locust plague (Schistocerca piceifrons piceifrons), a migratory species of grasshopper that destroys the foliage of crops within hours. Opposition in Nicaragua forms new party http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57661&SEO=opposition-in-nicaragua-forms-new-party 10 de julio de 2020, 12:8Managua, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) Far from consolidating the unity recommended by their mentors, the opposition to the Sandinista Front government in Nicaragua is currently heading towards the formation of a new political organization, the centre-right led Conservative Party (PC). Haitian president dismisses justice minister http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57652&SEO=haitian-president-dismisses-justice-minister 10 de julio de 2020, 9:56 Port-au-Prince, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) Haitian President Jovenel Moïse dismissed Justice Minister Lucmane Delille, and no official causes are known so far. Hit by account closure, Mexican billing companies remain in silence http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57651&SEO=hit-by-account-closure-mexican-billing-companies-remain-in-silence 10 de julio de 2020, 9:55 Mexico, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) Invoicing companies that had swarmed in Mexico over the last 12 years in two consecutive governments (Felipe Calderon 2006-2012, and Enrique Peña Nieto 2012-2018), remain silent following actions taken against them.