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Havana, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The Regional Earthquake Response Simulation Exercise, SIMEX 2019, concludes in Havana this Friday after a week of theoretical and practical preparations to face an event of this kind in the country.


Beijing, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The ancient town of Wuzhen, in eastern China, will return to the fore in October as it hosts the 6th World Internet Conference, a platform for discussion and launch of the latest advances, trends, and technological and digital products.


Washington, ( Prensa Latina) Tropical Storm Jerry is advancing across the Atlantic at 26 kilometers per hour and could become a hurricane as it approaches the Leeward Islands, the US Hurricane Center warned today.


Washington, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) A study issued on Thursday in Science Advances warns about the dangers of continuous rainfall from the Mediterranean to northern Europe, which could cause heavy flooding as a result of global warming.


Montevideo, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay's increase in health budgets represents 9.5% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), while the World Health Organization recommends 6.5%, highlights today a government report.


19 de septiembre de 2019, 14:10Beijing, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The birth rate in China continued to fall during the first half of 2019, a trend that has been repeated over the past three years, according to an academic report.


19 de septiembre de 2019, 13:15Ramallah, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Israeli Army cut off the water supply to the village of Bardalla, in the north of the Jordan Valley, reported Darrar Daraghmeh, a member of the local council.


19 de septiembre de 2019, 11:53Mexico, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Secretary of Public Health, Jorge Alcocer, admitted Thursday the seriousness of the conditions of this system at the national level, although he clarified that it is not yet at death's door.


Manila, Sep 19 ( Prensa Latina) The Philippine Department of Health today confirmed that polio has re-emerged here 19 years after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared it a polio-free country.


Managua, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua will hold this Thursday the III National Multi-threat Exercise for the current year, organized by the National System for the Prevention, Mitigation, and Attention of Disasters (SINAPRED).


Washington, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Purdue Pharma, manufacturer of the opioid analgesic OxyContin (oxycodone hydrochloride), filed for bankruptcy this week, under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Act in White Plains, New York.