Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Experts warn of global flood threat in less than 80 years 8 de agosto de 2020, 0:0  Canberra, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) A specialized publication warned of global flood threat very likely to occur in less than 80 years, affecting four percent of the population and 20 percent of the world's GDP. WHO confident in Covid-19 vaccines being tested Geneva, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Senior executives of the World Health Organization (WHO) expressed confidence in six of the 26 vaccines with high potential against Covid-19, which are currently being tested in different phases. Dominican expert forecasts a very active cyclonic season Santo Domingo, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) The director of the National Meteorological Office, Gloria Ceballos forecasted that the cyclonic season will be very active expecting about 24 meteorological phenomena. Surprising appearance of new penguin colonies in Antarctica Washington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) A group of scientists called the discovery of 11 new emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica surprising today. Spain reports 1,772 new Covid-19 cases Madrid, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Spain's Ministry of Health reported on Wednesday another 1,772 Covid-19 cases, accumulating 305,767 afflicted since the onset of the pandemic. Covid-19 cases decline in Xinjiang and Liaoning, rise in Hong Kong Beijing, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Covid-19 outbreaks in China's Xinjiang and Liaoning regions are on decline on Wednesday, but cases rose in Hong Kong, and death toll amounts to 42. Angola's government reports 64 new Covid-19 cases Luanda, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Angola's government reported on Tuesday another 64 Covid-19 cases, noting the growing spread of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in the Luanda province, under a health barrier. Psychiatric disorders, another alarming after-effect of Covid-19 London, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Recent studies have shown that many patients who suffered from Covid-19 today suffer from psychiatric disorders such as post-traumatic stress, anxiety, insomnia and depression. UN calls to increase exclusive breastfeeding 3 de agosto de 2020, 13:23 United Nations, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) The increase in exclusive breastfeeding could save about 820,000 children every year globally, but even at present, mothers do not have the adequate conditions for it, UN warns. Over 93,000 deaths of Covid-19 in Brazil Brasilia, Jul 2 (Prensa Latina) Some 1,088 people died of SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil on Saturday, bringing the total to 93,563, according to the latest bulletin of the Ministry of Health. Scientists revive 100 million year old bacteria found on the seafloor 1 de agosto de 2020, 0:30 Tokyo, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) Scientists at the Japan Earth and Sea Science and Technology Agency are currently investigating bacteria found on the sea floor after more than 100 million years, which they have managed to revive in laboratories. Over 5.000 evacuated for tropical storm in Dominican Republic Santo Domingo, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Over 5.000 people were evacuated in Dominican Republic due to the effects of tropical storm Isaias, the Emergency Operations Center (COE) reported today. China expands global services with BeiDou navigation satellite Beijing, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) China started on Friday announcing large-scale global services with its BeiDou-3 navigation satellite system, when fully completed. Haiti closes intercity coastal ports due to Isaias tropical storm Port-au-Prince, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Haiti's government closed on Thursday all intercity coastal ports due to the arrival of Isaias tropical storm, which is moving across the island of Hispaniola with heavy rains. India for the first time with over 50,000 Covid-19 cases in one day New Delhi, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) India today recorded the highest peak in a single day of the pandemic with 52,123 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total number of infections to 1,583,792. China reports more than 100 Covid-19 cases this Thursday Beijing, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) China reported on Thursday 105 new cases of Covid-19, mainly autochthonous and linked to the outbreaks occurred in Xinjiang, Liaoning and Beijing, and registered its second consecutive day with more than 100 patients with the disease. New strain of coronavirus in Vietnam was already known, WHO says Hanoi, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) The 'new' strain of coronavirus in Vietnam is neither as new nor more dangerous than the previous ones, Kidong Park, representative of the World Health Organization (WHO), said. French scientist warns over money race to develop Covid-19 vaccine Paris, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Laboratories and researchers are enrolled in a global race to obtain funds to help them to advance in the development of a Covid-19 vaccine, French epidemiologist Yves Charpak said on Wednesday. United Kingdom defends its new quarantine for travelers from Spain London, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) The United Kingdom on Tuesday defended its decision to reestablish the quarantine for travelers from Spain, after Spanish President Pedro Sanchez described the measure as an error and unjustified. Almost five thousand new cases of Covid-19 in one day in Peru 28 de julio de 2020, 8:34 Lima, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Another 4,920 new cases of Covid-19 in one day and 189 deaths reported today by the Ministry of Health, by temporarily reducing the information on the pandemic that it offers on a daily basis.