Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Guatemala prepares reopening of archaeological and sports sites 22 de septiembre de 2020, 0:30Guatemala, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) Guatemala's Ministry of Culture and Sports is currently reviewing the security protocols for the reopening of sports centers and archaeological sites in the country, after over six months of inactivity due to Covid-19. Chilean astronomers discover a unique planet Santiago de Chile, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Chilean astronomers discovered a planet classed as 'the first Ultra Hot Neptune', 260 light years from Earth, according to a study published on Monday in the Nature Astronomy journal. Science-sport alliance paves way to athletic development in Cuba Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Center for Research on (CIDC) is adjusting to a world athletic system in constant evolution, so it its expanding its scientific and technological projection. Cuba's Deputy PM monitors vaccine strategy against Covid-19 Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Deputy Prime Minister Roberto Morales Ojeda visited on Monday the Finlay Vaccine Institute of Havana to monitor the progress of the ongoing projects in the center, especially the country's vaccine against Covid-19, Soberana 01. WHO hopes to have two billion anti-Covid-19 vaccines Geneva, Sep. 21 (Prensa Latina) WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday affirmed the organization hopes to have two billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines by the end of 2021. Cuban doctors blaze a trail of solidarity in Chimbote, Peru Chimbote, Peru, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) A trail of solidarity and recognition was left by a group of 27 Cuban doctors who, for three months, participated in the hardest days of the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic in Chimbote city in northern Peru. Chile is on a downward trend, according to recent Covid-19 briefings Santiago de Chile, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Chile's health authorities reported on Monday just 12 deaths and 1,194 Covid-19 cases, which could be due to the lower attendance of people to consultations during the weekend holidays. Africa reports 18,000 Covid-19 cases Nairobi, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Africa reported some 18,000 cases with Covid-19 between Friday and Sunday, based on reports from the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CPE). Deutsche Bank predicts global GDP to recover in mid-2021 Berlin, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The recovery of the global economy will boost the performance of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in mid-2021 to the levels prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Deutsche Bank, the global company of banking and financial services, predicted on Monday. Covid-19 Pandemic Stalled in Mexico City Mexico, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Health Secretary of Mexico City, Oliva Lopez Arellano, warned today that the Covid-19 pandemic is stalled in the capital, as hospital occupancy continues unabated. Smoke from Brazil fires affect five Latin American countries Brasilia, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The smoke from the fires in the Brazilian Amazon and Pantanal regions today covers more than four thousand kilometers in Latin America and affects five neighboring countries (Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina and Uruguay). Cuba maintains high recovery rate from Covid-19 Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba shows a high number of patients recovered from Covid-19, 87 percent of the total diagnosed, with 4,462 people who have already received their medical discharge, the Ministry of Public Health reported today . India reopens schools despite Covid-19 rise New Delhi, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Several states in India partially reopened schools as of this Monday, for classes from 9th to 12th on a voluntary basis, while the current Covid-19 pandemic continues to rise. Philippines reports about 300,000 Covid-19 cases Manila, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Philippines reported on Monday some 3,475 Covid-19 cases, and according to local epidemiologists, infections could reach 300,000 this week. Honduras: Doctors Hired to Treat Covid-19 Are Unemployed Tegucigalpa, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Doctors hired by the Honduran government to deal with the Covid-19 will lose their jobs today, according to the digital newspaper Criterio. Cuba uses ozone therapy to fight Covid-19 Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is currently using ozone as a complement therapy in the treatment of Covid-19, a modality approved within the Natural and Traditional Medicine of the Ministry of Public Health. South Africa is about to exceed 16,000 Covid-19 deaths Pretoria, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Death toll due to Covid-19 in South Africa since March amounts to 15,953 on Monday, although the daily increase in deaths is currently lower than in previous weeks. Chinese city completes Covid-19 tests with no new cases Beijing, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The city of Ruili (Southwest China) checked the health of its 287,254 inhabitants without any reports of further people infested from Covid-19, apart from two illegal immigrants from Myanmar, the local press reported today. Vietnam corners Covid-19: 18 days without community infection Hanoi, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Of the 1,068 cases of Covid-19 reported by Vietnam in almost eight months, only 126 remain active today and the death toll remains at 35 for a formidable rate of 0.3 deaths per million inhabitants. Colombia celebrates 40 years of the Cuban cosmonaut's flight Bogotá, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Friends of Cuba in Colombia commemorated the 40th anniversary of the flight of Cuban cosmonaut Arnaldo Tamayo Méndez, the first Latin American to achieve this space feat.