Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Biofabrik Technologies to Make Fuel from Plastic in Germany http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43690&SEO=biofabrik-technologies-to-make-fuel-from-plastic-in-germany Berlin, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) Oliver Riedel, founder and director of Biofabrik Technologies, informed that his company will transform the plastic obtained from the sea into fuel. Sugar Industry's Role in Latin American Integration Noted http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43684&SEO=sugar-industrys-role-in-latin-american-integration-noted Havana, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) The importance of the sugar industry as a factor for Latin American integration was highlighted at the opening session of the 15th International Meeting on Sugarcane and Byproducts (Diversification 2019), which is being attended by nearly 400 experts from 20 countries. Russian Supercomputers Are among the Best in the World http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43619&SEO=russian-supercomputers-are-among-the-best-in-the-world Moscow, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) Two Russian supercomputers, Lomonosov-2 and Rosfgidromet, were included in the specialized list Project 500, whose first places were occupied by the United States and China. Mexican MP Asks To Be Ready For Climate Change http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43608&SEO=mexican-mp-asks-to-be-ready-for-climate-change Mexico, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican MP Xochitl Zagal Ramirez asked on Saturday to take action against climate change, as the coasts are affected by the rise in sea level due to global warming and glacial melting. Ending Sargassum Scourge, Illegal Fishing, Caribbean Challenges http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43563&SEO=ending-sargassum-scourge-illegal-fishing-caribbean-challenges Georgetown, Jun 21 ( Prensa Latina ) The increase in sargassum and illegal fishing cause multimillion-dollar losses to the economies of Caribbean countries and solving these problems is an immediate challenge for them, Caricom Today points out. Guyana Appreciates Role of Cuba in Training Physicians http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43548&SEO=guyana-appreciates-role-of-cuba-in-training-physicians Guantanamo, Cuba June 20 ( Prensa Latina) The Minister Counsellor of the Embassy of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana in Cuba, Heather Seelochan, expressed her gratitude in Guantanamo this Thursday for the island''s collaboration in training the future doctors of her nation. Mother-Child care in the Sight of the Cuban Congress http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43451&SEO=mother-child-care-in-the-sight-of-the-cuban-congress Havana, June 19 (Prensa Latina) The achievements of the Cuban maternal and child care program are among the topics of the XVII Congress of the Cuban Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in which experts from 16 nations participate. Primates at Risk of Disappearing due to Habitat Degradation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43386&SEO=primates-at-risk-of-disappearing-due-to-habitat-degradation Washington, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 60 percent of primate species are now threatened with extinction due, among other things, to habitat degradation, a study published in the Journal of Life and Environmental Sciences shows. Desertification Threatens Millions of People, UN Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43375&SEO=desertification-threatens-millions-of-people-un-says United Nations, June 17 (Prensa Latina) The UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has warned on Monday that desertification, land degradation and drought are pivotal threats affecting millions of people globally. Canada Alerts on Impact of Desertification http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43334&SEO=canada-alerts-on-impact-of-desertification Ottawa, June 17 (Prensa Latina) Canada has warned about the effects of desertification on the 25th anniversary this Monday of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (Unccd). Natural Disasters Affected 10 million Chinese in May http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43301&SEO=natural-disasters-affected-10-million-chinese-in-may Beijing, Jun 15 ( Prensa Latina) Almost 10 million people were affected by natural events that hit China in May that left a toll of 43 dead 43 and over 120,000 displaced, an official release reported on Saturday. UNESCO to Announce New Biosphere Reserves http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43292&SEO=unesco-to-announce-new-biosphere-reserves Paris, Jun 15 ( Prensa Latina) The International Co-ordinating Council of UNESCO''s Program on Man and the Biosphere (MAB) will nominate new reserves next week during its annual meeting, the international organization said Saturday. Dangerous Asteroid to Pass Near Earth Next September http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43249&SEO=dangerous-asteroid-to-pass-near-earth-next-september London, Jun 14 ( Prensa Latina ) The European Space Agency (ESA) has issued a warning this Friday about the threat to Earth caused by the passage of a 40-metre asteroid to more than six million kilometres from the planet on Sept. 9. Influenza Epidemic Continues in Chile, Vaccines Are Scarce http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43215&SEO=influenza-epidemic-continues-in-chile-vaccines-are-scarce Santiago de Chile, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) Amid an influenza epidemic that has so far killed 20 people in Chile, health authorities are seeking to adopt emergency measures to face the lack of vaccines in the country. China Fosters International Cooperation in Space Exploration http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43201&SEO=china-fosters-international-cooperation-in-space-exploration Beijing, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) China is currently encouraging the increase of international cooperation in space exploration and will share nine scientific projects with 17 countries in a wide range of research areas. Latin America Favors Reforestation in Bonn Challenge in Havana http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43155&SEO=latin-america-favors-reforestation-in-bonn-challenge-in-havana Havana, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Environment ministers and forestry authorities from Central America will join efforts with their colleagues from the Caribbean and the rest of Latin America to boost regional reforestation, at a meeting that opens on Wednesday with Cuba''s official incorporation. Delhi Recorded an All-Time High Temperature at 48 Degrees Celsius http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43086&SEO=delhi-recorded-an-all-time-high-temperature-at-48-degrees-celsius New Delhi, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) New Delhi tempeture broke record, when the mercury touched a historical maximum of 48 degrees Celsius in parts of the national capital. Experts from 16 Countries in Obstetrics and Gynecology Event in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43072&SEO=experts-from-16-countries-in-obstetrics-and-gynecology-event-in-cuba Havana, June 11 ( Prensa Latina) Some 130 specialists from 16 countries in Latin America, Europe and the United States will participate in the 17th Congress of the Cuban Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, June 18-21, the event hosts reported in Havan Tuesday. China Seized Equipment Used to Cheat in University Entrance Tests http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=43006&SEO=china-seized-equipment-used-to-cheat-in-university-entrance-tests Beijing,  (Prensa Latina) Chinese police confiscated thousands of high-tech equipment and processed a hundred cases for attempted fraud during the gaokao, university entrance tests that finished This Sunday. Cuban Northern Key Beaches Receive Environmental Recognition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=42995&SEO=cuban-northern-key-beaches-receive-environmental-recognition Ciego de Avila, Cuba Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Many beaches on Cayo Coco and Cayo Guillermo, north of Cuba, received an environmental recognition for complying with standards and requirements for their care and protection.