Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Doctors demand from the G-20 to prioritize investments in healthcare http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56094&SEO=doctors-demand-from-the-g-20-to-prioritize-investments-in-healthcare Brussels, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Global Climate and Health promoted this Tuesday a request from 40 million healthcare professionals to the G-20 group to prioritize healthcare programs' investments. Lopez Obrador highlights tax collection increase in Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56027&SEO=lopez-obrador-highlights-tax-collection-increase-in-mexico Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador highlighted a 2.6% increase in tax collection more than in 2019 but admitted an unemployment increase of almost a million jobs. Copa Airlines to resume flights on June 26 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56006&SEO=copa-airlines-to-resume-flights-on-june-26 Panama, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Panama's Copa Airlines plans to resume flights on June 26 by traveling to some 40 destinations, half of their schedule previous the Covid-19 pandemic, according to local press. Iran suggests creating a group of countries blocked by the US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55989&SEO=iran-suggests-creating-a-group-of-countries-blocked-by-the-us Tehran, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Iran's former ambassador to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Ali Khatibi, suggested on Saturday creating a group of countries blocked by the United States. China ignores growth target and sets priority for 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55987&SEO=china-ignores-growth-target-and-sets-priority-for-2020 Beijing, May 23 (Prensa Latina) China said on Friday that it will keep prioritizing the programs aimed at creating more Jobs, eradicating poverty and maintaining social stability, without setting an economic growth target for 2020. Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan resume talks on the great Ethiopian dam http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55956&SEO=ethiopia-egypt-and-sudan-resume-talks-on-the-great-ethiopian-dam Cairo, May 22 (Prensa Latina) After the failure of the last round in Washington, the talks on the great Ethiopian dam have a horizon today after the countries involved and in disagreement reiterated their willingness to resume the dialogues. Increasing export of goods and services pivotal for Cuban economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55924&SEO=increasing-export-of-goods-and-services-pivotal-for-cuban-economy Matanzas, Cuba, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The grounds for readjusting Cuba´s economic plan are based today on fostering the export of goods and services, and foreign investment, Ulises Guilarte, secretary-general of the Cuban Workers Federation (CTC), said. Venezuela sues the Bank of England for gold theft http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55891&SEO=venezuela-sues-the-bank-of-england-for-gold-theft Caracas, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's ambassador to the United Nations (UN), Samuel Moncada, reported on Wednesday that the Bolivarian government sued the Bank of England in a UK court for the gold theft in its coffers. Cuba's authorities keep the alarm about SARS-CoV-2 virus http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55878&SEO=cubas-authorities-keep-the-alarm-about-sars-cov-2-virus Foto: Estudios RevoluciónHavana, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's authorities raised yesterday the alarm about SARS-CoV-2 virus despite the encouraging behavior of the Covid-19 pandemic recently. Nature tourism capacities to grow in Cuban province http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55868&SEO=nature-tourism-capacities-to-grow-in-cuban-province Holguin, Cuba, May 20 (Prensa Latina) One of the main tourism investments in this eastern Cuban resort is currently the construction of four new camping facilities, of eight planned, in the northern Holguin coast. Cuba's budget guarantees healthcare and food production http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55826&SEO=cubas-budget-guarantees-healthcare-and-food-production Havana, May 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Minister of Finance and Prices Meisi Bolaños affirmed yesterday that the State budget has as its main priorities the support of public healthcare in the plan of action to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic; in addition to agricultural food production. Franco-German recovery plan will amount to 500 billion euros http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55807&SEO=franco-german-recovery-plan-will-amount-to-500-billion-euros Paris, May 18 (Prensa Latina) France and Germany agreed today on a European Recovery Plan, which will mobilize loans for up to 500 billion euros and will include funding for countries and regions most affected by the Covid-19 epidemic. FM Rodriguez highlights Cuba's economic measures in Covid-19 times http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55804&SEO=fm-rodriguez-highlights-cubas-economic-measures-in-covid-19-times Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez noted this Monday that the country prioritizes planning, increases savings and seeks solutions to replace imports in the face of the economic difficulties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Chile´s LATAM airline lays off 1,400 workers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55747&SEO=chiles-latam-airline-lays-off-1400-workers Santiago de Chile,  (Prensa Latina) LATAM Airline Group, on Saturday reported it is laying off as many as 1,400 employees from offices in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru, as a result of the end of their labor activities due to the health and economic crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Cuban retail chains work to perfect e-commerce http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55704&SEO=cuban-retail-chains-work-to-perfect-e-commerce Havana, May 15 (Prensa Latina) CIMEX and Tiendas Caribe, in charge of retail sales in Cuba, are working to perfect e-commerce, an essential service amid the coronavirus pandemic. Airbus company plans to lay thousands of French workers off http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55691&SEO=airbus-company-plans-to-lay-thousands-of-french-workers-off Paris, May 14 (Prensa Latina) The aeronautical company Airbus's management met on Thursday to advance the restructuring plan with which the company intends to lay 10 percent of its workforce off, a third of which is in France. Tourist numbers could fall 80% due to Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55672&SEO=tourist-numbers-could-fall-80-due-to-covid-19 Madrid, May 14 (Prensa Latina) The arrival of international tourists may fall up to 80% in 2020 as a result of the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, according to a study by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) published in Madrid. Cuba's country brand strongly positions in the world market http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55653&SEO=cubas-country-brand-strongly-positions-in-the-world-market Havana, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's country brand has been strongly positioned in the world market, assured this Wednesday its designers, adding that it is used by locals for its versatility, symbolic weight, technical quality, among other attributes. Cuba offers employment alternatives to protect workers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55602&SEO=cuba-offers-employment-alternatives-to-protect-workers Havana, May 12 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban government has offered employment alternatives to all workers as a way of guaranteeing their incomes amid the health situation caused by the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Almost 270,000 companies on the brink of bankcrupcy in Italy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55580&SEO=almost-270000-companies-on-the-brink-of-bankcrupcy-in-italy Rome, May 11 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 270,000 businesses in commerce and services in Italy are in danger of closure due to the economic shock generated by the Covid-19 pandemic, Confcommercio reported here Monday.