Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Mexico purchases 200 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine 29 de noviembre de 2020, 0:33Mexico, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Mexico has bought in advance more than 200 million doses of different vaccines against Covid-19, with which it intends to cover 92 percent of its population, the Foreign Affairs Ministry has confirmed. Mexico with more than 20,000 Covid-19 cases in one day Mexico, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Mexico has registered 21,081 cases of Covid-19 in one day and its total of positive patients rose to one million 90 thousand 675, the Health Ministry confirmed. Cuba and Jamaica strengthen trade ties in medical field Havana, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Jamaican companies from the medical sector held an entrepreneurial forum on Friday, under the auspices of the Chamber of Commerce of Cuba (CCC) and the Jamaican Embassy in Havana. Cuba and Mexico review trade relations Havana, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Chamber of Commerce of Cuba (CCC), Antonio Carricarte, and the vice president of the Mexican section of the Cuba-Mexico Entrepreneurial Committee, Armando Bojorquez, met on Friday to review issues of mutual interest. Call for greater use of renewable energy in Caricom Bridgetown, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley, called on the countries of the Caribbean Community (Caricom) to place greater emphasis on the renewable energy sector, the Barbados Today site highlights today. Mexico announces reduction of border taxes and free zone 27 de noviembre de 2020, 9:36Mexico, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) The president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, signed today separate fiscal decrees for the northern and southern borders, with the United States and Guatemala, respectively, and for the creation of a free zone in Chetumal. Cubans in Costa Rica evoke Fidel Castro San Jose, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador to Costa Rica Jorge Rodriguez on Thursday noted that the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, lives in our people, in his example of courage, nobility and firmness. Dominicans support reduction of funds for political parties 26 de noviembre de 2020, 14:36Santo Domingo, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Some 82.8 percent of Dominicans favor that the economic resources allocated to political parties in the General Budget be halved, local media reported on Thursday. Cuban doctors to help Iota victims in Guatemala Guatemala, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) A Henry Reeve Cuban Medical Brigade left for Quiche department on Thursday to assist communities affected by the destructive Tropical Depressions Eta and Iota through Guatemala. Haitian opposition dismisses 2021 elections Port-au-Prince, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Several opposition leaders in Haiti criticized statements made by the government, which is anticipating the elections in 2021 and dismisses the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse in February. President of Panama will convene Bicentennial Pact Panama, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Transcendental issues for the present and future of Panama such as health, education, security, economy and social security will be debated during the Bicentennial Pact, to be convened today by President Laurentino Cortizo. Panama negotiates anti-covid vaccines with three drug companies Panama, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Panamanian health authorities today have agreements with pharmaceutical companies Pzifer, Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca to purchase vaccines against Covid-19, said physician Eduardo Ortega. Role of Dominican institution Funglode on its 20th anniversary Santo Domingo, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Global Democracy and Development Foundation (Funglode), Leonel Fernández, highlighted the role of that Dominican institution being renewed today in its 20th anniversary. Cuba participates in cooperation meeting of Ibero-America Havana, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is participating on Tuesday in the Extraordinary Meeting of National Coordinators and Heads of Cooperation from Ibero-America to dialogue and share experiences on the response to the Covid-19 crisis. Rigoberta Menchu condemns repression in Guatemala Guatemala, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu on Monday joined the voices that condemn here the overuse of force against the mostly peaceful protest on Saturday in Guatemala. Eastern Caribbean prepares new actions against Covid-19 Castries, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) analyzed new actions to confront the Covid-19 pandemic in the economy, health care, education and social security, according to an official statement published on Monday. Nicaraguan government wishes Nicolas Maduro a happy birthday Managua, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan government on Monday sent a message to greet Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on his birthday. New trial against former Panamanian president annuls previous ruling Panama, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The annulment and order of repetition of the trial of former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli due to telephone tapping calls into question the performance of some judges and concerns about the supporters of the defendant. OECS sets to new actions against Covid-19 Castries, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) analyzed new actions to fight the Covid-19 pandemic in the economic, health, education and social security areas, as reported by an official statement. Hurricanes leave unprecedented economic damage in Honduras Tegucigalpa, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Honduras could contract up to 13 percent after the economic effects caused by hurricanes Eta and Iota, estimated today the Social Forum for External Debt (Fosdeh).