Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Mexico begins plan to train specialist doctors in Covid-19 Mexico, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, today called on doctors in the country to join an urgent plan for training specialists to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic in all its complexities. Mexico: measure package due to current economic crisis Mexico, April 3 (Prensa Latina) Mexican businessmen have agreed with President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on issuing a measure package to deal with the present economic crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and the oil price fall, Concamin reported Friday. Graves for Covid-19 victims in San Salvador are still open and unused San Salvador, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) San Salvador Mayor Ernesto Muyshondt confirmed that the graves opened in La Bermeja cemetery in this capital for the novel coronavirus victims are still unused, despite that two people have died of the disease. Haiti warned about using chloroquine to prevent Covid-19 Port-au-Prince, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) After the supposed benefits of chloroquine to treat the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus were announced, the Haitian Ministry of Health stated that the medicine requires a prescription. About 70 million Mexicans with limited mobility due to Covid-19 Mexico City, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Social distancing measures adopted by Mexico to fight the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus limit that over 70 million people can move in public spaces, Undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion Hugo Lopez-Gatell said. Mexico's President goes for isolation due to Covid-19 Mexico, March 31 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador made this Monday a plea to the people to follow isolation measures and fulfills its tradition of loving others in the face of Covid-19 pandemic. Cubans stranded in Dominican Republic return home Santo Domingo, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) A group of 14 Cubans who were stranded in the Dominican Republic returned home on Saturday on an Air Century flight, with support from the Cuban Embassy. Cuba's medical brigade fight along with Jamaica against Covid-19 Havana, March 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's medical brigade are currently fighting along with the Jamaican people and government against Covid-19 pandemic, which is the result of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. El Salvador changes its Health Minister amid Covid-19 crisis San Salvador, Mar 28 (Prensa Latina) The government of El Salvador confirmed its new Minister of Health, amid a crisis resulting from the rapid spread of the coronavirus. Parlatino demands lifting of blockade on Cuba and Venezuela Panama, Mar 26 (Prensa Latina) The Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (Parlatino) demanded today, based on humanitarian law and international solidarity, the immediate suspension of 'commercial, economic and financial blockades, such as those suffered by countries like Cuba and Venezuela. WHO welcomes Mexico's decisions to address Covid-19 Mexico, Mar 25 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomed the way Mexico is dealing with the pandemic of the new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, informed today its representative in the country, Christian Morales. Mexico records five dead, 405 confirmed cases of Covid-19 Mexico City, Mar 25 (Prensa Latina) Mexico recorded another death, a woman, by the coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, reaching five casualties, while the confirmed cases rose to 405, health specialists informed during the usual evening conference at the National Palace. Mexico's Stock Market closes at lowest level since 2011 due to Covid 20 de marzo de 2020, 17:8 Mexico, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 pandemic has hit Mexico's Stock Market again, which closed with losses of 1.10% on Thursday, the worst since since November 2011. Dominican minister asks to include Cuban drug to tackle COVID-19 Santo Domingo, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) Minister for Regional Integration Policies Miguel Mejia publicly asked President Danilo Medina to include the Recombinant Human Interferon Alpha 2B to the protocol to fight the coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2. Dominican opposition are ahead in municipal elections Santo Domingo, Mar 16, (Prensa Latina) The Revolutionary Modern Party (PRM) and its allies are ahead of their competitors in the count of the results of the extraordinary municipal elections in Dominican Republic, which are ending on Monday. Salvador requests Interferon Alpha 2B from Cuba to treat COVID-19 San Salvador, Mar 16, (Prensa Latina) The governemnt of Salvador informed that it requisitioned some six thousand units of the Interferon Alpha 2B medicine, used successfully in China to treat the COVID-19. Mexico denies death of a Covid-19 patient Mexico, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Secretariat of Public Health denied the death of a 71-year-old citizen due to Covid-19 coronavirus infection, although it admitted on Monday he is in serious therapy, but physicians expect his recovery. Dominican opposition party wins mayoralties of Gran Santo Domingo Santo Domingo, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) When the official results of the special municipal elections in the Dominican Republic are still unknown, the Modern Revolutionary Party (PRM) dominates the mayoralties in Gran Santo Domingo. Dominican Electoral Board Plenary opens voting process Santo Domingo, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Central Electoral Board (JCE) opened on Sunday the voting process for extraordinary municipal elections, with the presence of observers, delegates from political organizations and guests. Mexico ready for economic crisis by Covid-19 and oil decline Mexico, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Mexico is ready to successfully face the general crisis derived from the presence of the Covid-19 and the fall in oil prices, said today President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in his morning conference.