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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador today reported progress in the plan to deliver free fertilizers to producers as part of a plan to increase food production, especially rice, corn and other basic grains.

Mexico, Jul 17(Prensa Latina) A section of the National Mining Union is blocking access to the Buenavista del Cobre mine in Sonora to demand that the government revoke the concession to Grupo Mexico, responsible for ecological accidents.

Port-au-Prince, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Haiti''s new parliament building, which for the past five months has been built on some 40,000 square meters of land, will cost the public purse 89 million dollars, Clement Belizaire said Wednesday.

Mexico, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador expressed today at the usual morning conference his desire that the United States and Canada approve the tripartite free trade agreement known as T-MEC.

Managua, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The rain today prevented the celebration of the fourth and last game of the Nicaragua-Cuba friendly baseball series and, in passing, certified the unexpected sweep of the host team, which won a pair of victories and a draw.

Port-au-Prince, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian government is implementing new measures to protect the population in this summer season, announced Ronsard Saint-Cyr, Secretary of State for Public Security.

Georgetown, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) A modern asphalt plant came to Guyana from Germany, which will reduce road construction costs, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure announced in Georgetown Tuesday.

Tegucigalpa, jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The authorities of Honduras'' Public Health Ministry have reiterated Tuesday their call to eradicate the outbreaks of the Aedes aegypti mosquito in view of the high incidence of dengue in the country.

Managua, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Argentine political scientist Atilio Boron sent a message of congratulations to Nicaraguans on the 40th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista Revolution, to be celebrated on July 19.

Santo Domingo, July 16 (Prensa Latina) The US Immigration and Customs Service on Tuesday deported 110 Dominicans after serving sentences for different crimes.

16 de julio de 2019, 13:11San Juan, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rico dawned this Tuesday, surrounded by uncertainty, after an intense day of repudiation against Gov. Ricardo Rossello, whose resignation or dismissal is demanded by the people.