Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Diaz-Canel: Cuba to Progress in Computerization without Interference 18 de diciembre de 2018, 15:22Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel asserted on Tuesday that Cuba will continue its advance in the computerization of society without foreign interference or impositions by domination platforms. Nearly 30 Percent of Enrollees Absent in More Doctors of Brazil Brasilia, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) A total of 2,776 professionals (30 percent) enrolled in the selection of the More Doctors Brazilian program are absent from their elected municipalities and today the deadline to appear in the territories is met. MSF Organization Denounces Abuses against US-Bound Migrants Mexico, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Monday that at least 68 percent of Central American migrants who cross Mexico in their attempts to arrive in the United States admitted to being victims of violence. Operation Miracle's Pre-Operative Consultations Conclude in Dominica Roseau, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Patients from some Dominican cities are already among those assisted, as part of Petrocaribe''s cooperation agreements, local media reported Monday. Parliament Debates Focuses on Computerization of Cuban Society (+Photos) Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Lawmakers from the People''s Power National Assembly met on Monday in Havana to debate on Internet access, e-government and other issues related to the computerization of society. Survivor of Plane Crash in Cuba Sends a Message of Gratitude Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Mailén Díaz Almaguer, the only survivor of the plane crash in Cuba in May that cost the lives of more than a hundred people, sent his first message of thanks to those who continued his recovery. Lula Thanks Cuba for Exporting Doctors to the World Brasilia, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva thanked the Cuban professionals who participated in the More Doctors program of Brazil and Cuba for helping other peoples of the world with their medicine. Bolivians Thank Cuban Doctors for their Professionalism and Humanism La Paz, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Many Bolivians are currently grateful for the presence of Cuban doctors in this country, who with their professionalism and humanistic sense reach intricate communities to attend to the most disadvantaged people. AH1NI and Other Viruses Kill 81 in Mexico Mexico, Dec 15 (PL) Mexico''s Ministry of Health reported 70 deaths from AH1N1 influenza and 11 more from other viruses, but no health emergency has been declared. Lopez Obrador Presents New Health Plan Throughout Mexico Mexico, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador presented the new health plan throughout Mexico at his usual morning press conference on Friday, although it will begin with eight of the nation''s 32 federal states. UN Urges Civil Society at COP24 to Take Action on Climate Katowice, Poland, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations (UN) launched in Katowice , Friday a call for climate action during the final day of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP24). Caribbean Countries to Improve Insurance Coverage against Disasters Katawoice, Poland, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) concluding in Katawoice Friday after two weeks of meetings and discussions on the Paris Agreement will close with important contributions for the Caribbean. COP24 Climate Summit Wraps Up in Katowice 14 de diciembre de 2018, 12:00Katowice, Poland, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The 24th Conference of the Parties, COP 24, to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is wrapping up in Katowice on Friday after 12 days of negotiations between representatives of governments and organizations. Brazilian Senator Questions Substitution of Cuban Doctors Brasilia, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian senator Vanesa Grazziotin has described as a mistake the substitution of Cuban professionals for nationals her government is attempting today in the More Doctors program, created in 2013 during the administration of Dilma Rousseff. Dominican Republic Recognizes Cuban Medicine Santo Domingo, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban medicine and its specialists have world's recognition and they are reckoned at the level of developed countries, the president of the Dominican Union of Journalists for Peace, Juan Pablo Acosta, said. Brazilian Municipalities Still without Doctors Brasilia, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) About 3,000 candidates who signed up for the Mais Medicos (More Doctors) program in Brazil have not yet showed up for work in municipalities in which they were assigned to, Folha de Sao Paulo newspaper says on Friday. No Solution at COP24 for Technology Transfer Request Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s minister of Science, Technology and Environment, Elba Rosa Perez, on Thursday regretted the absence of a response at the Climate Summit (COP24) in Poland to the request for technology transfer to developing nations. Global Reserves of Water Vanish, According to Study. Canberra, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The water supply is reduced in the world, despite the heavy rains as a result of climate change, highlights a study by Australian researchers on Thursday. COP24 Success to Benefit the World Katowice, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The 24th United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP24) is aimed at getting participants to design a joint plan focused on the implementation of the Paris Agreement, assured this Thursday the chairman of the meeting, Michal Kurtyka. Electrical Generators, Alternative of Paraguayans for the Summer Asuncion, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The purchase of electric generators represents today the most viable alternative for Paraguayans to withstand the effects of continuous power cuts due to the overload in the distribution system, due to the summer.