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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, March 12 (Prensa Latina) For the second consecutive day, the opposition Civic Alliance was absent from the negotiating round with the Nicaraguan government delegation, despite the latter''s call to respect what was agreed in the Road Map.

San Jose, March 12 (Prensa Latina) The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) on Tuesday asked the population to increase preventive measures to prevent diseases from bites of mosquitoes such as dengue, zika and chikungunya, frequent at this time of year.

Georgetown, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Irwin LaRocque, and the Romania´s Foreign Minister, Teodor Melescanu, signed a memorandum of understanding to foster bilateral cooperation, CARICOM said Tuesday in a note.

Port-au-Prince, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban ambassador in this capital, Luis Castillo, met with the speaker of the Haiti Chamber of Deputies, Gary Bodeau, regarding the collaboration between the two countries, the diplomat confirmed Tuesday to Prensa Latina.

Mexico, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador promised Tuesday to investigate fully the corruption denounced in Mexican consulates abroad and announced they presented to the Senate proposals for new U.S. consuls.

Mexico, March 12 (Prensa Latina) The 22 passengers of a bus reported missing in Tamaulipas, Mexico, were escorted by Federal Police members, governor Francisco Javier Garcia Cabeza de Vaca said on Tuesday.

San Juan, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) With three urgent objectives entailing the rescue of public institutions, the social, economic and fiscal reconstruction and the decolonization of Puerto Rico, the Victory Citizen Movement (MVC) emerged on Tuesday.

12 de marzo de 2019, 04:43Tegucigalpa, Mar 12 ( Prensa Latina) The Honduran Ministry of Health reported Tuesday an increase to 3,603 cases of dengue so far this year in the country.

Mexico, March 12 (Prensa Latina) The reconstruction of 17,700 homes damaged by the September 19, 2017, earthquake in Mexico City will be completed by 2021, said Monday the commissioner of that assignment, Cesar Cravioto.

Mexico, March 11 (Prensa Latina) Mexico''s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday that in the middle of his term he will submit himself to a popular consultation so that the people can decide if he should continue leading the country.

Mexico, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) The government of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador reviews numerous contracts granted to national and transnational companies that carried out work for Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) in search of irregularities, federal authorities confirmed today.