Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Delays still reported at polling stations in El Salvador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64910&SEO=delays-still-reported-at-polling-stations-in-el-salvador San Salvador, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The legislative and municipal elections in El Salvador are taking place on Sunday with a delay in several polling stations that mainly affect vulnerable people. Haiti´s President invites CARICOM to learn about national situation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64850&SEO=haitis-president-invites-caricom-to-learn-about-national-situation Port-au-Prince, (Prensa Latina) Haitian President Jovenel Moïse on Thursday invited CARICOM member countries to send representatives to learn about the country´s present situation. Costa Rica begins second study of equine serum to treat Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64849&SEO=costa-rica-begins-second-study-of-equine-serum-to-treat-covid-19 San Jose, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rican researchers will begin Friday the second study of the application of equine serum to treat Covid-19. Haitian university students denounce police brutality http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64828&SEO=haitian-university-students-denounce-police-brutality Port-au-Prince, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Haitian students today criticized the systematic use of live ammunition to disperse the recent demonstrations of university students against kidnapping, and described the events as police brutality. Chinese vaccine doses arrive in the Dominican Republic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64765&SEO=chinese-vaccine-doses-arrive-in-the-dominican-republic Santo Domingo, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) A batch of 768,000 Chinese Sinovac vaccine doses on Tuesday arrived in Dominican Republic for the immunization campaign to fight the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country. International organizations seek to save Caribbean tourism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64737&SEO=international-organizations-seek-to-save-caribbean-tourism Havana, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Reports from international tourism organizations on nowadays point out the intention of boosting the travel industry in the Caribbean region, strongly affected by Covid-19. Argentine President Alberto Fernandez visits Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64717&SEO=argentine-president-alberto-fernandez-visits-mexico Mexico, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Alberto Fernandez started an official visit to Mexico on Monday at the invitation of his counterpart, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, to participate in events for national holidays and strengthen relations. Popular protests against child abuse in Panama http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64686&SEO=popular-protests-against-child-abuse-in-panama Panama, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Loud cacerolazos (popular protests) were carried out in Panama to protest against child abuses at homes, whose silenced complaints date back years, according to media reports. CARICOM is preparing a joint policy on tourism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64676&SEO=caricom-is-preparing-a-joint-policy-on-tourism Bridgetown, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) are currently working on outlining a joint tourism policy in order to revive this key sector for the region's economies. Costa Rica, Cuba to cooperate in television and radio broadcasting http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64654&SEO=costa-rica-cuba-to-cooperate-in-television-and-radio-broadcasting San Jose, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica and Cuba on Friday signed a framework cooperation agreement between the National System of Radio and Television S.A. (SINART) and the Cuban Institute of Radio and Television (ICRT) for the exchange of audiovisual materials. Haitian opposition promises transitional elections http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64592&SEO=haitian-opposition-promises-transitional-elections Port-au-Prince, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) President Joseph Mécène, appointed by the Haitian opposition, promised on Wednesday to hold honest and credible elections, but subject to the completion of various projects. Belizean politician rejects Cuba's inclusion in terrorist list http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64576&SEO=belizean-politician-rejects-cubas-inclusion-in-terrorist-list Belmopan, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The former prime minister of Belize Said Musa sent a letter to the US president, Joe Biden, in rejection to the inclusion of Cuba in the list of sponsors of terrorism, reports the local media today. Costa Rica begins Covid-19 vaccination for people over 58 years http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64562&SEO=costa-rica-begins-covid-19-vaccination-for-people-over-58-years San Jose, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica begins on Wednesday the Covid-19 vaccination of the second-priority group of people aged 58 years and older, to later continue immunizing first responders and older adults in long-stay homes. Mexico admits that economic recovery due to Covid-19 will take time http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64539&SEO=mexico-admits-that-economic-recovery-due-to-covid-19-will-take-time Mexico, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Secretary of Finance and Public Credit, Arturo Herrera, considered that overcoming the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and achieving the economic recovery will take time. Haiti's capital to face another tense day after protests http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64497&SEO=haitis-capital-to-face-another-tense-day-after-protests Port-au-Prince, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) At least one person was killed and two were shot during demonstrations against Haitian authorities, while another tense day is expected in this capital on Monday. New doses of Covid-19 vaccines arrive in Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64487&SEO=new-doses-of-covid-19-vaccines-arrive-in-mexico Mexico, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The government of Mexico received today a first shipment with 870 thousand doses of vaccine against Covid-19, from the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, from Mumbai, India. Panama's economy fell 17 percent in 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64474&SEO=panamas-economy-fell-17-percent-in-2020 Panama, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The most recent estimate from the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Panama (MEF) indicates a contraction of 17 percent in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2020, the La Prensa newspaper reported. Haitian judge indicted for attempted coup released http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64424&SEO=haitian-judge-indicted-for-attempted-coup-released Port-au-Prince, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian authorities released Judge Ivickel Dabrésil, who was arrested for alleged involvement in a coup, as denounced by President Jovenel Moïse. Puerto Rico´s Governor opposed to pension cuts http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64383&SEO=puerto-ricos-governor-opposed-to-pension-cuts San Juan, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican Governor Pedro R. Pierluisi on Wednesday warned the Fiscal Oversight Board (JSF), imposed by the United States due to the country´s fiscal bankruptcy, that he will reject any pension cuts. Haiti´s Senate condemns coup attempt and police excesses http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64339&SEO=haitis-senate-condemns-coup-attempt-and-police-excesses Port-au-Prince, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) Haitian Senate on Tuesday condemned any attempt to seize political power through violence and force, as well as the excesses by both government and police.