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Central America / Caribbean

17 de julio de 2018, 15:07Caracas, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro highlighted today the validity of the Sao Paulo Forum as a space for consultation of the Latin American left in response to the attacks of the right-wing sectors.


Barranquilla, Colombia, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban flag became today the first to wave in the Center-Caribbean Village, after the official lifting ceremony in which the national anthem of the Antillean Island was also sung.


Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, is attending today in this capital the closing day of the 24th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum.


Canberra, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Usain Bolt will begin tests in the Central Coast Mariners club of the A-League of Australia for six weeks to begin his career in professional soccer, revealed the agent of the former sprinter.


Port-au-Prince, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The trade union of the Vehicle Insurance Agency against Vehicles Third Parties (OAVCT) announced today a truce in the general strike and the resumption of activities until the formation of a new government.


San Salvador, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Hugo Martinez, presidential candidate of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN), is continuing his dialogue with Salvadoreans for the forthcoming February''s elections.


Santo Domingo, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Miguel Vargas, called today for the adoption of global mechanisms to address effectively the problems caused by climate change.


Brussels, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and the European Union (EU) reiterated today the rejection of the US blockade against Cuba, as it constitutes a unilateral coercive measure with extraterritorial effect contrary to international law.


La Paz, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) All 33 member countries of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) support Bolivia as the pro tempore president of that multilateral body in 2019.


Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) predicted a drop in the production of rice, soy, coarse grains and sugar in Latin America in the 2018-2019 period.


Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexican singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero today recorded for the first time in Cuba three songs with the renowned singer Haila Maria Mompie, which will be included in the artist''s next production.