Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Airbus presents new concept with less emissions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52075&SEO=airbus-presents-new-concept-with-less-emissions Paris, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Airbus consortium presented in the Singapore Air Show the prototype of a new model of airplane with an innovative design, which could open a new path in the civilian aviation by significantly reducing consumption. About 361 dead, 17,238 coronavirus cases diagnosed in China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51700&SEO=about-361-dead-17238-coronavirus-cases-diagnosed-in-china Beijing, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The coronavirus outbreak and its consequent pneumonia has killed at least 361 people, infected 17,238 and over 480 have recovered in China, but the latter are still at risk of becoming ill again. Fidel Castro's speech at 1992 Earth Summit recalled http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51694&SEO=fidel-castros-speech-at-1992-earth-summit-recalled Havana, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Sunday recalled the speech given by the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, at the United Nations Earth Summit in June 1992. Pneumonia spreads in China with more deaths and possible mutation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51244&SEO=pneumonia-spreads-in-china-with-more-deaths-and-possible-mutation Beijing, Jan 22 (Latin Press) The pneumonia epidemic continues on Wednesday expanding in China with at least nine dead and 440 infected, while its spread in and outside Asia led to several travel alerts to Wuhan because the virus coud mutate. Senegal acknowledges contributions from Cuba's medical cooperation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51133&SEO=senegal-acknowledges-contributions-from-cubas-medical-cooperation Dakar, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The traveling photo exhibition 'Hechos, No Palabras ' (Facts, Not Words), a tribute to Cuba's international medical cooperation, was inaugurated at the Ousmone Sembene cultural complex in Dakar, on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution. Red Cross reaffirms its commitment to victims of violence http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51062&SEO=red-cross-reaffirms-its-commitment-to-victims-of-violence Addis Ababa, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer reaffirmed his commitment to provide humanitarian assistance to people affected by ethnic violence. Cuba assesses Task Life's program to counter climate change http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50883&SEO=cuba-assesses-task-lifes-program-to-counter-climate-change Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba's First Vice Minister Ines Maria Chapman visited the Agency of Environment in this capital, where she assessed the implementation of State's plan Task Life to counter climate change. Emergency for Bolivian physicians due to unjustified layoffs http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50864&SEO=emergency-for-bolivian-physicians-due-to-unjustified-layoffs La Paz, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian doctors who graduated in Cuba and Venezuela are in an emergency today, after learning that the health minister appointed by the de facto regime, Anibal Cruz, has been firing them arbitrarily. Experts identify new strain of coronavirus causing pneumonia in China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50737&SEO=experts-identify-new-strain-of-coronavirus-causing-pneumonia-in-china Beijing, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Chinese experts identified a new strain of coronavirus as the cause of an outbreak of pneumonia that is affecting the central city of Wuhan, where 59 cases have been reported, including eight seriously-ill patients, local media reported on Thursday. Pacific leaders offer to help Australia tackle fires http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50715&SEO=pacific-leaders-offer-to-help-australia-tackle-fires Suva, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Fiji's Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama and other Pacific leaders extended their support to Australia following the devastating bushfires that continue to affect the country's east coast. Argentine government announces price cut for medicines http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50029&SEO=argentine-government-announces-price-cut-for-medicines Buenos Aires, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) In an attempt to alleviate high health costs, Argentine Health Minister Gines Gonzalez announced on Tuesday an eight percent reduction in all medicine prices, following an agreement with manufacturers. Evo Morales stresses that coup d'état against him was for lithium http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50026&SEO=evo-morales-stresses-that-coup-detat-against-him-was-for-lithium Buenos Aires, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Former president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, said on Tuesday that one of the main reasons for the coup d'état against him was the country's vast lithium reserves, as well as the social policies he promoted during his administration. WHO calls to meet health and development goals by 2030 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49745&SEO=who-calls-to-meet-health-and-development-goals-by-2030 Muscat, Oman, Dec. 9 (Prensa Latina) Accelerating actions to reduce premature mortality from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) by one third and promote mental health is the purpose of a WHO Global Meeting, which begins this Monday in this capital. Around 761,00 children displaced by storms in the Caribbean http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49724&SEO=around-76100-children-displaced-by-storms-in-the-caribbean United Nations, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Approximately 761,000 children were internally displaced by storms in the Caribbean from 2014 to 2018, and that is also the hottest five-year period recorded, a UNICEF report confirmed. Mexico puts a very special communications satellite into orbit http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49678&SEO=mexico-puts-a-very-special-communications-satellite-into-orbit Mexico, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexico launched a very special communications satellite, the AzTechSat-1, built by students and teachers of the Popular Autonomous University of the State of Puebla (UPAEP) and NASA. Venezuela to open International University of Communication http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49638&SEO=venezuela-to-open-international-university-of-communication Caracas, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) The opening of the new International University of Communication, an initiative of the recently concluded I International Communication Congress held here, will open up new options for the people of Latin America and the world, according to Mexican philosopher Fernando Buen Abad. Lack of exercise affects adolescent health, WHO warns http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49222&SEO=lack-of-exercise-affects-adolescent-health-who-warns Geneva, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) More than 80 percent of school-going adolescents worldwide do not reach the minimum recommended level of one hour of daily physical activity per day, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Friday. Cuba's medical services group participates in trade fair in China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=48743&SEO=cubas-medical-services-group-participates-in-trade-fair-in-china Shanghai, China, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The offers of the Comercializadora de Servicios Medicos Cubanos S.A. (Cuban Medical Services Distributor, CSMC) have attracted Chinese companies attending the 2nd China International Import Expo (CIIE). New agreement seeks to support wind power development in Southeast As http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=48543&SEO=new-agreement-seeks-to-support-wind-power-development-in-southeast-as Singapore, Nov 1 (Prensa Latina) The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) signed three agreements here to support the growth of this form of generation in Southeast Asia, a report available on its website reported today. WHO: New cases of tuberculosis decline globally http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=48153&SEO=who-new-cases-of-tuberculosis-decline-globally Washington, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday that the number of new cases of tuberculosis decreased steadily in recent years, but is still high among marginalized and low-income populations.