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Central America / Caribbean

20 de diciembre de 2018, 21:14San Salvador, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) The presidential formula of the Farabumdo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) made up of Hugo Martinez and Karina Sosa for the presidency and vice presidency, respectively, on Thursday presented part of their program in favor of the Salvadoran people.

Mexico, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) The President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, expressed Thursday his expectation that the Congress of the Republic will approve the creation of the National Guard to fight violence and corruption.

Santo Domingo, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) Dominican exports will exceeded 11 billion dollars by the end of 2018, the administrative minister of the Presidency, Jose Ramon Peralta, announced.

Mexico, Dec 20 (Prensa L) The Senate of the Republic has in its hands as of Thursday for debate the Mexican federal budget to be in force throughout 2019.

Santo Domingo, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Ministry of Tourism said on Wednesday that the cruise season is moving at a good pace and announced the arrival of 16 cruise ships carrying 66,854 people altogether this week.

Panama, Dec 19 (PL) Relations and talks between the agricultural sector and the Panamanian government showed a rupture on Wednesday, because the main issue of unfair competition from imports is thorny.

San Jose, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica and China today signed an agreement to strengthen their friendly relations and bilateral cooperation in economic and technical areas, reported the Costa Rican Foreign Ministry.

Santo Domingo, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) Dominican hospitals are now crowded with people affected by fever and flu, mainly children and elderly.

Mexico, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican House of Representatives is preparing to examine the government''s proposal on a National Anti-Corruption Policy, Irma Erendira Sandoval, Secretary of Public Service, announced on Wednesday.

Panama, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) Nine stories, photos, and works of Panamanian and foreign artists that reflect the horror and pain of the US invasion of Panama on December 20, 1989, are now available to Internet users.

Mexico, Dec 19 (PL) The Mexican parliamentary opposition is still Wednesday criticising the nation''s budget, which was debated in detail after being approved in plenary in its general aspect.