Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Sciientists Develop Device to Generate Electric Power from Snow http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41069&SEO=sciientists-develop-device-to-generate-electric-power-from-snow Washington, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists have created a device capable of generating electricity from snow and can operate in remote areas because it provides its own energy, a publication by Nano Energy magazine said today. Zimbabwe Begins Vaccination Campaign against Cholera http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41009&SEO=zimbabwe-begins-vaccination-campaign-against-cholera Harare,  (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) and local authorities today announced the start of a cholera vaccination campaign in two districts of Zimbabwe affected by Cyclone Idai. Rains, Storms, Lightnings Killed 50 People in India http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41004&SEO=rains-storms-lightnings-killed-50-people-in-india New Delhi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 50 people died in India because of rains, thunderstorms and lightnings in several parts of the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra. Venezuela Expands Agreements on Humanitarian Aid http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40989&SEO=venezuela-expands-agreements-on-humanitarian-aid Caracas, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Venezuela is working on the reception of humanitarian technical aid, President Nicolas Maduro said. First Stage of Electronic Government Concludes in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40987&SEO=first-stage-of-electronic-government-concludes-in-cuba Havana, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The Presidency of Cuba on Wednesday announced the conclusion of the first stage of the country''s electronic government, consisting of the presence of all ministries and other institutions on the Internet with their own websites. Cuba, EU Foster Sustainable Development Programs http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40977&SEO=cuba-eu-foster-sustainable-development-programs   Havana, April 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the European Union (EU) began the first talks on sustainable development in Havana on Tuesday, with the aim of fostering projects and programmes that help meet current needs without compromising the resources of future generations. Cuba and European Union Talk about Sustainable Development http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40951&SEO=cuba-and-european-union-talk-about-sustainable-development   Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) The first dialogue on sustainable development between Cuba and the European Union (EU) is taking place here on Tuesday, on the basis of an agreement on political dialogue and cooperation that was signed in 2016 and came into force provisionally in 2017. Fukushima Power Plant Begins Fuel Removal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40919&SEO=fukushima-power-plant-begins-fuel-removal Tokyo, Apr 15 ( Prensa Latina ) The owner of Fukushima I began Monday today fuel extraction work from the Japanese plant, which suffered a nuclear accident in 2011, after the impact of a powerful earthquake and the consequent tsunami. Cuba Works Hard for the Return of its Doctors Kidnapped in Kenya http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40907&SEO=cuba-works-hard-for-the-return-of-its-doctors-kidnapped-in-kenya Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel asserted on Sunday that the State is working tirelessly for the return of two doctors kidnapped in Kenya. Cuba in Permanent Contact with Kenya over Kidnappings of Doctors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40891&SEO=cuba-in-permanent-contact-with-kenya-over-kidnappings-of-doctors Havana, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez ratified that Cuba is in a permanent contact with the Government of Kenya regarding the kidnappings of Cuban Doctors Assel Herrera and Landy Rodriguez in that African country. Inclemency of the Weather Kills 200 in Angola http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40852&SEO=inclemency-of-the-weather-kills-200-in-angola Luanda, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Inclemency of the weather has killed over 200 people in Angola since August 2018, the government reported on Friday. Argentina's Fr. President Travels to Cuba to Check on Daughter http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40845&SEO=argentinas-fr.-president-travels-to-cuba-to-check-on-daughter Buenos Aires, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez informed the Federal Justice of her intention to travel to Havana for 10 days, to see her daughter Florencia, hospitalized with a post-traumatic stress disorder since last March. Cuban Network of Assisted Reproduction Centers to Expand in 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40814&SEO=cuban-network-of-assisted-reproduction-centers-to-expand-in-2019 Havana, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Two new high-tech assisted reproduction centers will open in Cuba this 2019 to care for the infertile couple, an official from the Ministry of Public Health (Minsap) explained here. Cuban Science Monitors the Protection of Water Resources http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40810&SEO=cuban-science-monitors-the-protection-of-water-resources Camagüey, Cuba, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) The monitoring of the quality of the terrestrial waters, the efficiency of the hydraulic resources and the maintenance and rehabilitation of the beaches, are today actions prioritized by the Cuban science in this central-eastern region. President Maduro Ratifies Commitment to the Development of Science http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40800&SEO=president-maduro-ratifies-commitment-to-the-development-of-science Caracas, April 10 (Prensa Latina) On Wednesday, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro confirmed his commitment to scientific development for the country''s economy on World Science and Technology Day. Computerization, Cybersecurity Go Hand in Hand, Cuba Says in Geneva (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40785&SEO=computerization-cybersecurity-go-hand-in-hand-cuba-says-in-geneva-photo Geneva, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Deputy Communications Minister Ernesto Rodriguez warned here on Wednesday that the computerization processes being carried out today must be implemented along with cybersecurity projects to support them. ICT, Climate Change, Artificial Intelligence at Forum in Geneva http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40778&SEO=ict-climate-change-artificial-intelligence-at-forum-in-geneva Geneva, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) The applications of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) to reduce the risks of climate change, and the ethical dimensions of artificial intelligence were the focus of debates here at the 10th Forum of the World Summit of the Information Society (WSIS 2019) on Wednesday. Cuba Recognized with Web Prize in Geneva (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40751&SEO=cuba-recognized-with-web-prize-in-geneva-photo By Claudia Dupeirón García Geneva,  (Prensa Latina) The director of the Computer Applications Company (Desoft) of Pinar del Rio, Elena Real, highlighted today the award given by the World Summit of the Information Society (WSIS) to the web portal Redpinar. ICTs Define Nearly All Social Development, Experts Say in Geneva http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40738&SEO=icts-define-nearly-all-social-development-experts-say-in-geneva Geneva, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of several international agencies agreed here on Tuesday that Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) currently influence nearly all spheres of social development. Cuban Website Wins World Information Summit Champion Award http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40736&SEO=cuban-website-wins-world-information-summit-champion-award Geneva, Apr 9 ( Prensa Latina) The Cuban website Redpinar has been granted in Geneva Tuesday the award that declares it Champion in the category Role of Governments and Actors in ICT promotions, conferred by the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS 2019).