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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, Jan 3 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua has accused OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro of illegally maneuvering to attempt to apply the organization''s Democratic Charter to this Central American nation.

02 de enero de 2019, 22:28Managua, Jan 2 (Prensa Latina) In a letter to his Latin American and Caribbean peers, Nicaragua''s Foreign Minister Denis Moncada has denounced the illegality of attempting to apply against this Central American country the Democratic Chapter of the Organization of American States (OAS).

01 de enero de 2019, 13:27San Juan, Jan 1 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of Puerto Rico wished the Cuban Revolution greater success after reaching its 60th anniversary, despite the tightening of the US financial and commercial blockade.

Managua, Jan 1 (Prensa Latina) The year of 2019 has started with an intense exchange between Cuba and Nicaragua, a stage that will undoubtedly strengthen bilateral relations even more, Cuban Ambassador to Nicaragua Juan Carlos Hernandez said.

Mexico, Dec 31 (PL) Mexico will diversify the destination of its exports as part of a change in economic and social strategy, the Secretary of Economy, Graciela Marquez, said.

Georgetown, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) The rotatory president of the Caribbean Community (Caricom), Jamaica''s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, affirmed this movement of regional integration of 15 members, had a year full of events, informed today the local media.

By Osvaldo Rodríguez Martínez

Colon, Panama, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) The recovery of the Colon Duty-Free Zone (Zolicol) in Panama´s Caribbean was sustained during the period June-November 2018 and the zone's administration celebrates today because it considers it a triumph of international trade.

By Edilberto F. Mendez *

Santo Domingo, (Prensa Latina) The Dominican economy will conclude 2018 with a growth of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of around 6.3 percent, being the main driver, the performance of the free zones.

Caracas, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro signed today a decree to protect the sovereignty of the Delta of the Orinoco River after the recent incursion of ships hired by the transnational Exxon Mobil in jurisdictional waters of this country.

Camagüey, Cuba, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The ties for a quarter of a century between Mexican institutions and the University of Camagüey (UC), add prestige to higher education in Cuba, with recognized professionals in several branches of knowledge.

Mexico, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The construction of the new Mexican international airport projected to be built in Santa Lucia military base was ratified Friday by Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador at his regular morning press conference.