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Central America / Caribbean

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.


parlatinoPanama, May 30 (Prensa Latina) The permanent commissions of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (Parlatino) will meet online in June, July and August to analyze food security, human rights, crime fighting and labor issues facing the pandemic of Covid-19.


Mexico, May 29 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced today that he is embracing the new normality and will resume his traditional tours of the country's interior starting June 1.


Mexico, May 29 (Prensa Latina) The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) analyzed some aspects related to driving the region towards a new global economy, the Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs informed in a statement on Friday.


Guatemalan scholar describes Marti as a moral revolutionaryGuatemala (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan scholar Mario Roberto Morales described Jose Marti as the great moral revolutionary of the Americas, an idea he defended in an online talk arranged in this capital.


Political forces in Honduras thank Cuba for medical brigadeTegucigalpa, May 29 (Prensa Latina) The three main political forces in Honduras and two other parties in the National Congress agreed unanimously to thank the solidarity work carried out by the Cuban Medical Brigade that fights the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in this country.


Santo Domingo, May 28 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Dominican Union of Journalists for Peace, Juan Pablo Acosta, condemned this Thursday the inclusion of Cuba in the US unilateral list of countries that do not cooperate against terrorism.


28 de mayo de 2020, 10:44Santo Domingo, May 28 (Prensa Latina) The presidential candidate of the opposition Modern Revolutionary Party (PRM), Luis Abinader, is currently taking a slight lead over his opponent of the Dominican Liberation Party (PLD), Gonzalo Castillo, according to pollster Mark Penn Stagwell.


28 de mayo de 2020, 10:43Basseterre, May 28 (Prensa Latina) Appointing their candidates for parliament, the two main political parties of Saint Kitts and Nevis began this Thursday their campaigns for the general elections on June 5.


28 de mayo de 2020, 10:43Mexico, May 28 (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 emergency highlights the inequities that Latin America is experiencing in access to the Internet and other technologies, admitted Vernor Muñoz, former United Nations education rapporteur.


May 28 (Prensa Latina) The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) on Thursday ruled out the resumption of face-to-face activities before June 15, after the end of confinement, as health conditions do not exist in Zona Metropolitana del Valle.