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Central America / Caribbean

Defeating Covid-19 in Guatemala is everyone's task, Giammattei saidGuatemala City, Apr 7 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei asked citizens from his heart for a responsible action to fight the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, with four new cases tested positive, for a total of 74, included three deaths.

Mexico Cuba helpMexico, April 7 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will request help from Cuba to fight the Covid-19 pandemic if necessary, but the national plan has been working well so far, Mexican President Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador said.

6 de abril de 2020, 19:1Mexico, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador insisted in his quarterly report to the nation that the crisis caused by the Covid-19 epidemic and the economic deterioration is transitory.

Castries, April 6 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba-Santa Lucia Humanistic Solidarity Association welcomed on Monday the Cuban medical brigade that is helping this country to face the Covid-19 pandemic.

San Juan, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Governor Wanda Vazquez on Sunday received a shipment of hygiene and basic products donated by the Chamber of Commerce of China in Puerto Rico to fight Covid-19.

Mexico, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced an intense economic-social program to face and overcome the ravages of the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus crisis and the deterioration of world economy.

Bridgetown, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Barbados Health Minister Jeffrey Bostic thanked Cuba for sending a nursing brigade made up of 95 women and six men to support the fight against the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

develoment bankGeorgetown, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) will offer some 140 million dollars in aid to the nations of the region to address the consequences for the economy imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Santo Domingo, April 4 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic received 50,000 masks, 15,000 diagnostic reagents and four fans from the Chinese company Alibaba and the Jack Ma Foundation, was reported here this Saturday.

Mexico, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, today called on doctors in the country to join an urgent plan for training specialists to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic in all its complexities.

Panama, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) on Friday ratified in a message that the interoceanic waterway works normally and will guarantee its support for the international supply chains, despite the health crisis affecting the world.