Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Organizers Satistied with Preparations for 23rd MITM Americas Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Spokespersons for the Spanish company GSAR Marketing announced Wednesday their satisfaction with the steps taken for the organization next October in this capital of the 23rd edition of the MITM Americas. Nicaragua Begins Construction of New Road in Mining Region Managua, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure (MTI) of Nicaragua began Wednesday the construction of a new road to connect Siuna and Rosita, located in the so-called Mining Triangle, Autonomous Region of the Northern Caribbean Coast. Costa Rica to Strengthen Health Care with New Specialists San Jose, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) announced this Wednesday that it will soon make available 106 medical openings for its national, specialized, regional, and peripheral hospitals and health areas. Creative Economy is Nicaragua's Driving Force, Expert Says Managua, August 21 (Prensa Latina) The creative, enterprising and innovative economy fostered by the government is the driving force of Nicaragua, stated economist Rodolfo Delgado on Wednesday, speaking on the Revista en Vivo television program. Lopez Obrador Denies Talks with Organized Crime Mexico, August 21 (Prensa Latina) President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, was categorical this Wednesday in denying holding talks with organized crime groups during his morning press conference in the National Palace. Mexican Lawmaker Questions Whereabouts of 150 Children Mexico, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Lawmaker Claudia Angelica Dominguez, of the Labor Party (PT), demanded that the National Institute of Migration (INM) clarify the whereabouts of 150 children missing from the Las Agujas immigration center in Mexico City. CICIG Final Report: Justice for Guatemala Guatemala, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Over 120 high-impact cases, 70 criminal organizations broken up and 120 requests for preliminary proceedings are today part of the legacy of the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG). President Bukele Repeats Commitment against Impunity in El Salvador San Salvador, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Salvadorian President Nayib Bukele noted on Tuesday that in the next few weeks, his country will have an International Commission against Impunity (CICIES). Dozens of Airlines to Cover Global Routes Berlin, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Spokespersons of the German airline Lufthansa considered this Wednesday a dozen companies will eventually share the air market for major international connections. Nicaragua Increases Meat Export, Production Levels Managua, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua has increased production and export volumes of beef during the first half of 2019 compared to the same period last year, said Tuesday the head of the Ministry of Agriculture (MAG), Edward Centeno. Lopez Obrador Extols State Role in Mexican Economy Mexico, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) In his usual morning conference this Tuesday at the national palace, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador expressed the view that the State should assume its role as promoter of the country''s economic development. Nicaraguan Opposition Speech Has No Followers, Analysts Say Managua, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The speech of the Nicaraguan political opposition has no followers in the majority of the country''s population, analysts invited to the Live Magazine of Channel 4 on national television said this Tuesday. Carifesta 2019 Represents the most Authentic Caribbean Culture 20 de agosto de 2019, 12:51Port of Spain, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta), on its fifth day of activity, gathers in Trinidad and Tobago the most genuine of regional culture in all artistic manifestations. Haitian Government to Pay Debt to Oil Companies Port-au-Prince, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian government will meet Tuesday with representatives of oil companies and will reimburse them about two billion gourdes (more than 21,739,000 thousand), Finance Minister Ronald Decembre announced. Nicaragua Alerts on Seismic Movements Managua, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan authorities and specialized institutions are alert to the occurrence this Monday of a series of seismic movements of small magnitudes on the Pacific coast of the country, Vice President Rosario Murillo reported on television. Carifesta 2019 Continues with the Best of Regional Culture Port of Spain, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta) continues Monday in Trinidad-Tobago its fourth day with a broad agenda of artistic and community activities with the most genuine and typical of regional culture. China to Strengthen Ties with Latin American Parliaments Beijing, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Chairman of the National People''s Congress (NPC) of China, Li Zhanshu, called this Monday for closer ties with the nations of Latin America and the Caribbean, during a meeting with Jorge Pizarro, head of the Latin American Parliament (Parlatino). Over 26,000 Migrants Awaiting US Visas in Mexico Mexico, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) More than 26,000 people are waiting in Mexican cities for a US visa, authorities from Tijuana, the city that houses the most migrants, said on Monday. Panama Faces a More Aggressive Influenza Virus Panama, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) A study conducted by the Gorgas Memorial Institute for Health Studies (ICGES) found that the influenza virus that is currently affecting Panama is more aggressive than in previous years. Lopez Obrador Rules Out Retaliation against Demonstrators in Mexico Mexico, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday ruled out repression against demonstrators, in allusion to the vandalism carried out by small groups who infiltrated a women''s march against femicide and rape.