Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Jamaica boosts investment in renewable energy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47863&SEO=jamaica-boosts-investment-in-renewable-energy Kingston, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Jamaica continues boosting investment in renewable energy, with a view to moving towards the economic future of the country. Bukele calls to investigate Parliament president http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47851&SEO=bukele-calls-to-investigate-parliament-president San Salvador, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, urged today to investigate the head of Parliament, Norman Quijano, for his alleged negotiation of votes with gangs. Haitian government describes economic situation as catastrophic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47811&SEO=haitian-government-describes-economic-situation-as-catastrophic Port-au-Prince, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian government today described the country's economic situation as 'catastrophic' and suggested that this was linked to the strong protest movements of recent months. Haitian opposition rejects commission to facilitate national dialogue http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47786&SEO=haitian-opposition-rejects-commission-to-facilitate-national-dialogue Port-au-Prince, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Several opposition figures in Haiti this Thursday rejected the commission appointed by the government to lead a national dialogue for the resolution of the country's political crisis. Tennis Cup to raise fund for the Bahamas' recovery (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47781&SEO=tennis-cup-to-raise-fund-for-the-bahamas-recovery-photo Nassau, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The Baha Mar Cup, a one of a-kind tennis fundraising event in the Bahamas, will contribute to efforts to assist victims of Hurricane Dorian, according to its organizers. Haitian Senate leader calls on Moïse to resign http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47756&SEO=haitian-senate-leader-calls-on-moise-to-resign Port-au-Prince, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Haitian Senate President Carl Murat Cantave called on President Jovenel Moïse to place his post on the negotiating table in order to solve the current crisis in the country. Nicaraguan opposition sectors fight over USAID funds http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47737&SEO=nicaraguan-opposition-sectors-fight-over-usaid-funds Managua, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The disputes between Nicaraguan opposition sectors and figures are growing daily due to the distribution of USAID funding, according to a TV panel. Supreme Court resumes Odebrecht case in Dominican Republic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47730&SEO=supreme-court-resumes-odebrecht-case-in-dominican-republic Santo Domingo, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) After nearly two weeks of recess, the Supreme Court this Tuesday resumed hearings in the trial against the six charged with accepting bribes paid by the international construction company Odebrecht. ECLAC supports Mexican Government's administration http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47527&SEO=eclac-supports-mexican-governments-administration Mexico, Oct 2 (Prensa Latina) The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Alicia Bárcenas, supported the administration of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, based on social welfare. Guatemala officially starts political transition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47503&SEO=guatemala-officially-starts-political-transition Guatemala, Oct 1 (Prensa Latina) The outgoing government of Jimmy Morales and the newly elected authorities this Tuesday began the process of transition of powers in Guatemala, with an eye on a roadmap to be followed through January 14, 2020. Caribbean countries demand end to US blockade of Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47417&SEO=caribbean-countries-demand-end-to-us-blockade-of-cuba United Nations, Sep 28 (Prensa Latina) Jamaica, Barbados, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua and Barbuda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and Saint Lucia are supporting a Caribbean call for an end to the United States blockade of Cuba. Haitian president calls for national unity to solve the crisis http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47326&SEO=haitian-president-calls-for-national-unity-to-solve-the-crisis Port-au-Prince, Sep 24 (Latin press) Haitian President Jovenel Moïse called this Wednesday for national unity and to put differences aside, amid the harsh multidimensional crisis affecting this Caribbean nation. Haitian opposition calls for a new day of mobilization http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47307&SEO=haitian-opposition-calls-for-a-new-day-of-mobilization Puerto Principe, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) While Haiti still hasn't recovered from recent unrest, opposition parliamentarians called for a widespread mobilization on Friday that will demand the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse. Mexico will invest $2.5 billion dollars in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47227&SEO=mexico-will-invest-2.5-billion-dollars-in-the-isthmus-of-tehuantepec Mexico, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) The government of Mexico will invest 46 billion pesos (2.5 billion dollars) in the corridor of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec over three years, stated Monday Herman Deutsch Espino, project advisor. Caribbean, EU deepen cooperation relations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47196&SEO=caribbean-eu-deepen-cooperation-relations Bridgetown, Sep 22 ( Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (Caricom) and the European Union (EU) has continued to carry out the Alliance for the Development of the Coconut Industry in the region. Mexico Appoints Consuls in the U.S. to Protect Fellow Citizens http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47175&SEO=mexico-appoints-consuls-in-the-u.s.-to-protect-fellow-citizens Mexico, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard Casaubon appointed seven career consuls in the United States as part of a plan of the government of Mexico to protect the Mexican community abroad, was confirmed this Saturday. Mexican Foreign Minister Heads Commission for Migrants http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47171&SEO=mexican-foreign-minister-heads-commission-for-migrants Mexico, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Foreign Minister, Marcelo Ebrard, will attend as of today the Intersecretarial Commission for Integral Attention to Migration Matters, whose purpose is to act as coordinator of the policies and actions of the dependencies in this regard. Panamanian Parliament proposes commemoration 1989 US invasion http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47161&SEO=panamanian-parliament-proposes-commemoration-1989-us-invasion Panama City, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The proposal in Parliament to declare a national day of mourning in Panama on December 20 to mark the anniversary of the US invasion of 1989 and subsequent massacre, saw limited coverage in local media this Friday. Nicaragua renews Sandino airport's operating certificate http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47129&SEO=nicaragua-renews-sandino-airports-operating-certificate Managua, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan Aeronautical Authority renewed the operating certificate of the Augusto C. Sandino International Airport in Managua, local media reported on Friday. Cayman Islands donates Medical supplies to Bahamas http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47120&SEO=cayman-islands-donates-medical-supplies-to-bahamas Nassau, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister of the Bahamas, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis has accepted a donation of medical supplies from the Premier of the Cayman Islands, the Hon. Alden McLaughlin, in order to mitigate health problems and shortages caused by Hurricane Dorian.