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Central America / Caribbean

4 de febrero de 2020, 13:11

Nassau, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The governments of Cuba and the Commonwealth of The Bahamas are strengthening today cooperation in the educational sector, as an example of more than a decade of exchanges in special, technical and general education.


 

San Juan, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience (COR3) requested this Tuesday the US government to extend to nine other municipalities the Major Disaster Declaration for Puerto Rico signed by President Donald J. Trump.


4 de febrero de 2020, 11:45Mexico, Feb. 4 (Prensa Latina) Interjet announced that it will not allow passengers who have been in China for the last 14 days to board their flights to the US.


4 de febrero de 2020, 11:14Geneva, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The indigenous peoples in Latin America and the Caribbean have the largest number of persons living in extreme poverty, compared to aboriginal peoples in other regions of the world, an authorized institution reported on Tuesday.


4 de febrero de 2020, 10:45

Mexico, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican Government is making progress in the implementation of a broad program to provide free health care, even though there is reticence in several states, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday.


4 de febrero de 2020, 10:42Santo Domingo, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake of magnitude 4.6 on the Richter scale shook the Dominican Republic, reported the Seismological Institute of the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo.


Havana, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The outbreak of a novel coronavirus was recently declared as a global health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO), such declaration made governments and health authorities in the Americas and the Caribbean tighten their controls in the face of this virus' threat, which extends to about twenty countries.


3 de febrero de 2020, 16:22Mexico, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican newspaper La Jornada on Monday condemned racism against China hidden after the Wuhan 2019-nCoV coronavirus outbreak, and described it as a side effect that could be more serious than the disease.


3 de febrero de 2020, 15:24Port-au-Prince, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian government wants to continue the dialogue with various opposition groups to end the sociopolitical crisis, confirmed Jude Charles Faustin, advisor to the President, Jovenel Moïse, on Monday.


3 de febrero de 2020, 14:8Tegucipalga, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Almost 43 percent of the population in Honduras lives in poverty, most of them living in rural areas.


3 de febrero de 2020, 13:28Mexico, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will reportedly contribute five hospitals to the idea of jointly establishing epidemiological surveillance controls in Latin America and the Caribbean and sharing information on new cases of the coronavirus 2019-nCoV.