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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Mexico has recorded four new cases of the new coronavirus, in addition to the previous seven to total 11 confirmed, 264 have been ruled out and 48 are considered as suspicious, the Secretariat of Health reported.

Beirut, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab met with the heads of diplomatic missions from Latin American and Caribbean countries, with whom he reviewed the potentialities for trade, Prensa Latina learned from diplomatic sources.

11 de marzo de 2020, 16:52Havana, March 11 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) declared on Wednesday the outbreak of the new coronavirus COVID-19 as a pandemic, spreading to 114 countries, 14 of them in Latin America and the Caribbean.

11 de marzo de 2020, 15:26Managua, March 11 (Prensa Latina) The Director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health (MINSA), Martha Reyes, on Wednesday denied the rumors existing on social networks about the arrival in Nicaragua of the COVID-2019.

11 de marzo de 2020, 15:16Santo Domingo, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) The political parties in the Dominican Republic woke up on Wednesday with all candidates registered for the May 17 presidential and congressional elections.

Georgetown, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) A special mission of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) begins today in Guyana a two-day official visit with the purpose of alleviating the tension after March 2 elections.

Mexico, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador met on Tuesday with his Colombian counterpart, Ivan Duque, at the National Palace.

Havana, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Deputy Foreign Minister Rogelio Sierra received on Tuesday Dominican Republic's new ambassador in Cuba, Bolivar Israel Marte.

Santo Domingo, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican thermal power plant Punta Catalina, based in the province of Peravia, will be opened on March 17, according to press reports.