// // //


Interior Centroamérica / Caribe

San Salvador, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) El Salvador's international airport will require a negative Covid-19 test from travelers arriving as of next Saturday, when the air terminal will reopen.


Havana, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Medical Brigade in Jamaica has provided over 225,000 consultations, after giving hospital assistance to 46,236 patients in August, as part of its work in the joint response to the Covid-19 pandemic.


Caribbean development committee promotes cooperation, integrationPort of Spain, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee (CDCC) is meeting on Thursday to promote and strengthen the economic and social cooperation and integration between the regional countries with Latin America.


Extradition to US of children of former president of Panama imminentPanama, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) Brothers Ricardo and Luis Martinelli Linares, sons of former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli Berrocal (2009-2014), may be extradited from Guatemala to the United States shortly for money laundering, the press reported.


Georgetown, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (Caricom) today expressed its full support for the reelected Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness, after the start of his second consecutive term as head of government.


Medical brigade that fought Covid-19 in Honduras returns to CubaTegucigalpa, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) The medical brigade of the internationalist contingent Henry Reeve which was in Honduras returns today to Cuba after more than four months of collaboration against the Covid-19, the island's embassy here told Prensa Latina.


Over 70.000 Haitians returned home from Dom. Rep. due to Covid-19Port-au-Prince, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) Faced with no access to health care and increased unemployment due to the Covid-19 pandemic, over 70,000 Haitians reportedly left Dominican Republic.


Complex electoral process 2020-2021 started in MexicoMexico, Sep 7 (Prensa Latina) Mexico today started the 2020-2021 electoral process considered by the president of the National Electoral Institute (INE), Lorenzo Córdova, the most complex in the country's history.


 

Mexico, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's ruling party Morena will seek formulas in both houses of Congress to nationalize lithium and strengthen Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), the most productive state industry, legislative leaders said.


Panama, 5 Sep (Prensa Latina) With 2,176.60 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, Panama reportedly led this rate in the Americas until August 30, according to the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).


Mexico, Sep 5 (Prensa Latina) Former Mexican president Felipe Calderon (2006-2012), impugned as corrupt, suffered a hard blow when the National Electoral Council rejected his petition to form a party to oppose it to the Obrador administration, the media comments on Saturday.