Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Nearly 30 Percent of Enrollees Absent in More Doctors of Brazil http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36955&SEO=nearly-30-percent-of-enrollees-absent-in-more-doctors-of-brazil Brasilia, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) A total of 2,776 professionals (30 percent) enrolled in the selection of the More Doctors Brazilian program are absent from their elected municipalities and today the deadline to appear in the territories is met. Survivor of Plane Crash in Cuba Sends a Message of Gratitude http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36919&SEO=survivor-of-plane-crash-in-cuba-sends-a-message-of-gratitude Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Mailén Díaz Almaguer, the only survivor of the plane crash in Cuba in May that cost the lives of more than a hundred people, sent his first message of thanks to those who continued his recovery. AH1NI and Other Viruses Kill 81 in Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36892&SEO=ah1ni-and-other-viruses-kill-81-in-mexico Mexico, Dec 15 (PL) Mexico''s Ministry of Health reported 70 deaths from AH1N1 influenza and 11 more from other viruses, but no health emergency has been declared. Dominican Republic Recognizes Cuban Medicine http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36848&SEO=dominican-republic-recognizes-cuban-medicine Santo Domingo, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban medicine and its specialists have world's recognition and they are reckoned at the level of developed countries, the president of the Dominican Union of Journalists for Peace, Juan Pablo Acosta, said. No Solution at COP24 for Technology Transfer Request http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36835&SEO=no-solution-at-cop24-for-technology-transfer-request Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s minister of Science, Technology and Environment, Elba Rosa Perez, on Thursday regretted the absence of a response at the Climate Summit (COP24) in Poland to the request for technology transfer to developing nations. Iran Can Enrich Uranium to 20 Percent, Scientist Warns http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36805&SEO=iran-can-enrich-uranium-to-20-percent-scientist-warns Tehran, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Iran can enrich uranium up to 20 percent if the nuclear deal fails, Ali Akbar Salehi, Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), warned. UN Calls for an Agreement at COP24 on Climate Change http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36788&SEO=un-calls-for-an-agreement-at-cop24-on-climate-change United Nations, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Organization (UN) called for an agreement this Wednesday on global warming at the Conference of the Parties on Climate Change (CPO24) which is taking place at the polish city of Katowice. Cuba Reiterates Commitment to Development in Health Coverage Day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36781&SEO=cuba-reiterates-commitment-to-development-in-health-coverage-day Havana, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Health Minister Jose Angel Portal on Wednesday stressed Cuba''s commitment to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals, on occasion of the Universal Health Coverage Day, commemorated each December 12. Indigenous Brazilians Are Most Affected due to Shortage of Doctors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36760&SEO=indigenous-brazilians-are-most-affected-due-to-shortage-of-doctors Brasilia, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) After Cuba's withdrawal from the More Doctors program, very few Brazilian professionals showed up in the indigenous communities to fill vacancies, Brasil de Fato website posted. Staging a Trip to the Moon Is Considered Difficult and Expensive http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36738&SEO=staging-a-trip-to-the-moon-is-considered-difficult-and-expensive Moscow, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The action of bringing the trip of the Americans to the moon on the scene would be more difficult and expensive than a real mission, said the director of the Russian Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Yuri Kostitsyn. UN Warns about Iraqi Children Situation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36726&SEO=un-warns-about-iraqi-children-situation Baghdad, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The UN Children''s Fund (UNICEF) warned on Tuesday about the unprotected situation of some 150,000 Iraqi children who face the low temperatures and floods in the country. FAO to Strengthen Acquaculture's Role in the Caribbean http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36717&SEO=fao-to-strengthen-acquacultures-role-in-the-caribbean Bridgetown, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) A training workshop organized by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) will be held in Bridgetown from Tuesday to Friday, in collaboration with Caribbean fish farmers, local press reported. New Interkorean Talks to Examine Cooperation in Health http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36696&SEO=new-interkorean-talks-to-examine-cooperation-in-health Seoul, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and the People's Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK) will hold a new round of talks this week, now focusing on cooperation in health and medical care, Seoul authorities reported this Monday. Ebola Epidemic in DRC Equals the Deadliest in the Region http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36690&SEO=ebola-epidemic-in-drc-equals-the-deadliest-in-the-region Kinshasa, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) The tenth Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) equaled in terms of deaths the deadliest outburst in history in 1976, the Ministry of Health reported on its Twitter account. Venezuela to Strengthen Telecommunications Thanks to Russia Alliance http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36674&SEO=venezuela-to-strengthen-telecommunications-thanks-to-russia-alliance Caracas, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela is advancing today in boosting its telecommunications capacity with the upcoming installation of a Russian satellite navigation system Glonass, said President Nicolas Maduro. COP 24 Presents Initiative for Global Electric Motility http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36653&SEO=cop-24-presents-initiative-for-global-electric-motility Katowice, Poland, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) More than 30 countries joined a project to accelerate the path towards the so-called global electric mobility, an initiative presented at COP 24, which held on Friday until December 14. China Puts Two Saudi Satellites into Orbit http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36625&SEO=china-puts-two-saudi-satellites-into-orbit Beijing, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) China has successfully put into orbit two Saudi Arabia''s satellites from a center set up for this purpose in the northwestern Gobi desert in Jiuquan prefecture. UNICEF Mexico Asks Help for Central American Migrant Children http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36621&SEO=unicef-mexico-asks-help-for-central-american-migrant-children Mexico, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Mexico office of the United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF) on Friday called on all government agencies to coordinate efforts to improve the care of Central American children sheltered in El Barretal, Tijuana. India: World's Fourth Carbon Dioxide Emitter http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36620&SEO=india-worlds-fourth-carbon-dioxide-emitter New Delhi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) India was the world's fourth largest carbon dioxide (CO2) emitter, with 7 percent of global emissions, it was reported on Thursday. Cuban People Are Instructed on Scientific Issues, Doctor Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36590&SEO=cuban-people-are-instructed-on-scientific-issues-doctor-says Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban people are very well educated on scientific issues, which favors acceptance and allows a better understanding of the aura of mystery surrounding death, Cuban Doctor Alberto Dorta said in Havana.