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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Renowned British weekly The Economist confirmed its forecast that the Sandinista Front for National Liberation (FSLN) and its leader, Daniel Ortega, will win the 2021 general elections, a digital news site states in Managua.


Georgetown, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (Caricom) considered today that the success of its member countries in the fight against Covid-19 is the result of the regional approach deployed by that group.


Managua, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Renowned British weekly The Economist confirmed its forecast that the Sandinista Front for National Liberation (FSLN) and its leader, Daniel Ortega, will win the 2021 general elections, a digital news site states in Managua.


Mexico, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The total number of Covid-19 cases in Mexico rose to 304,435 after reporting 4,685 on a day, informed the director of Epidemiology during the evening press briefing at the National Palace about the development of the pandemic.


Georgetwon, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Guyana is currently seeking a peaceful solution to the final results of the March 2 general elections amidst legal battles and a vote-counting process.


Guatemala, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu said on Monday that 60 years of criminal blockade against Cuba is a real offense to humanity and condemned the current campaign to discredit the island's medical cooperation.


Mexico, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexico already received an offer for the purchase of the presidential jet estimated at 120 million dollars, Jorge Mendoza, in charge of carrying out the sale of planes and helicopters, said on Monday.


Port-au-Prince, jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health professionals have been helping to fight Covid-19 in Haiti since April, and so far they have attended some of the most complex cases of the disease that plagues the country today.


Port of Spain, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC), Brian Lewis, called for gender and race equality in sports worldwide, local Newsday daily reports.


San Juan, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of Puerto Rican workers marched to demand a decent pension due to the threat the Financial Oversight and Management Board holds to reduce them up to 20%.


Mexico, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexico is close to 300,000 Covid-19 cases, after reporting 299,750 infections included 4,482 new patients, while death toll rose to 35,006 after registering 274 other deaths.