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Central America / Caribbean

Washington, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) The United States totals 106,923 deaths and 1,859,174 cases of the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, while Brazil reached 30,000 and 526,477, respectively, according to Worldometer.

San Jose, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica has 1,462 communities vulnerable to floods or landslides, the National Emergency Commission (CNE) reported this Tuesday on disclosing the six new guidelines as a prepared plan of action to face this rainy season.

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Port-au-Prince, June 2 (Prensa Latina) Haitian President Jovenel Moïse announced its government is already allocating some resources to face any natural disaster during the hurricane season.

1 de junio de 2020, 12:47San Juan, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) Upon entering a second-phase expansion of economic reopening, Puerto Rico reports on Monday 97 new coronavirus cases, although there was no death.

mexicoMexico, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) After 70 days in quarantine, 18,560 companies resumed operations on Monday throughout Mexico, including those from the mining, auto making and construction sectors, which have returned to normalcy.

1 de junio de 2020, 11:22Kingston, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) Jamaica on Monday opened its borders to its nationals stranded abroad due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and will allow international travelers to arrive in the country as of June 15.

1 de junio de 2020, 10:11Mexico, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) La Jornada Mexican newspaper issued this Monday an article entitled, 'SpaceX and the privatization of outer space,' warning of harmful aspects that the private coupling with an international space station may bring about to the sector.

1 de junio de 2020, 10:9Mexico, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) Mexico received the World Health Organization (WHO) Award for its effective policy against smoking habit and the commercialization of vaporizers.

Jamaica Peace Council calls for unity and cooperationKingston, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The Jamaican Peace Council called on Sunday on Latin America and Caribbean nations to defend regional unity and cooperation to deal with the threat of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Dominican Republic's Covid-19 death toll tops 502Santo Domingo, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic's Covid-19 death toll rose to 502, after it was confirmed on Sunday that another four people died in the past hours, the number of positive cases goes up to 17.285.

panama dialoguePanama, May 30 (Prensa Latina) Little progress and multiple criticisms is the balance this Saturday of the Tripartite Dialogue Table for the Economy and Labour Development, convened by the government of Panama and composed of business associations and trade unions.