Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Experts Concerned About Future of Global Finances http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27277&SEO=experts-concerned-about-future-of-global-finances London, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Some experts are expressing concern for the future of global finance, as of some issues expressed during a meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). More Accidents During New Year Holidays in Sri Lanka http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27272&SEO=more-accidents-during-new-year-holidays-in-sri-lanka Colombo, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Sri Lanka's main government hospital, Colombo National Hospital has admitted more accident victims this year compared to last year during the New Year celebrations, a hospital official said. Afghan Intelligence Arrests Taliban Chief http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27269&SEO=afghan-intelligence-arrests-taliban-chief Kabul, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Afghan intelligence officers arrested today a Taliban chief identified as Mohammad Nabi, who operated in the district of Washir, Helmand province. Indonesia Arrests Adulterated Alcohol Manufacturer http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27258&SEO=indonesia-arrests-adulterated-alcohol-manufacturer Jakarta, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian security forces confirmed the arrest of the main manufacturer and distributor of the adulterated alcohol that killed 80 people in recent days. North Korea, China for Consolidating Relations in Various Fields http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27256&SEO=north-korea-china-for-consolidating-relations-in-various-fields Pyongyang, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) North Korean President Kim Jong Un spoke with the head of the International Liaison Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, Song Tao, about the consolidation of bilateral relations. Pakistani Court Analyzes Murder by US Diplomat http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27248&SEO=pakistani-court-analyzes-murder-by-us-diplomat Islamabad, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Islamabad Supreme Court declared Wednesday diplomatic immunity does not protect the murder of a person, referring to an North American official from the US Embassy who impacted a pedestrian earlier this month. Summit of Korean Leaders to be Transmitted Live http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27246&SEO=summit-of-korean-leaders-to-be-transmitted-live Seoul, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea agreed today tio transmit live the meeting both their leaders will hold next week, as part of the approachment and distension process begun in the peninsula. Cuban Universities Attend ACM-ICPC in China http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27238&SEO=cuban-universities-attend-acm-icpc-in-china Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Three Cuban universities are participating today in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), based in China, with 140 teams from all over the world, diplomatic sources reported. China Performs Maneuvers with Real Fire in Taiwan Strait http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27237&SEO=china-performs-maneuvers-with-real-fire-in-taiwan-strait Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) China''s naval force executes today military maneuvers with real fire in the Taiwan Strait to prove its defensive capacity over national sovereignty and interests in case of aggression or external provocation. Panama-China FTA Feasibility Study Concludes http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27227&SEO=panama-china-fta-feasibility-study-concludes Panama, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) With the conclusion of the feasibility study on a Free Trade Agreement, Chinese and Panamanian authorities foresee the installation of a negotiation table that will facilitate the signing of this complementarity mechanism. Another Three Cuban Doctors Arrive at Emblematic Hospital in Vietnam http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27226&SEO=another-three-cuban-doctors-arrive-at-emblematic-hospital-in-vietnam Hanoi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Hospital, in the central province of Quang Binh, donated to this country by Fidel Castro, welcomed three Cuban doctors who joined 17 physicians who have been working in the Vietnamese capital for months. India and Sweden Agree on Association and Joint Action Plan http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27222&SEO=india-and-sweden-agree-on-association-and-joint-action-plan New Delhi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) India and Sweden agreed on an Innovation Partnership and Joint Action Plan, as well as strengthening their cooperation in defense and security, after a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart, Stefan Lofven. Gunmen Attack Voters Registration Center in Afghanistan: Official http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27219&SEO=gunmen-attack-voters-registration-center-in-afghanistan-official Kabul, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) A group of armed men have kidnapped three Internal Electoral Commission voter registration employees along with two policemen in central Ghor province, officials said today. Worldsteel Raises Forecast for 2018 Global Steel Demand Growth to 1.8 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27216&SEO=worldsteel-raises-forecast-for-2018-global-steel-demand-growth-to-1.8 London, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Global steel demand will grow 1.8 percent this year and 0.7 percent next year, driven by favorable world economic momentum, though the market faces risks from rising trade tensions, the World Steel Association (worldsteel) said today. India to Grow at 7.4 Per Cent in 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27210&SEO=india-to-grow-at-7.4-per-cent-in-2018 New Delhi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) India is expected to grow at 7.4 per cent in 2018 and 7.8 per cent in 2019, According to The Times of Inid citing sourcesin the International Monetary Fund. Chinese GDP Grew 6.8 Percent in the First Quarter of 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27201&SEO=chinese-gdp-grew-6.8-percent-in-the-first-quarter-of-2018 Beijing, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) China's economy closed the first quarter of this year with 6.8 percent growth, higher than the government's annual target of 6.5 points, the National Bureau of Statistics reported today. Japanese Prime Minister Traveled Today to U.S. to Meet Trump http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27199&SEO=japanese-prime-minister-traveled-today-to-u.s.-to-meet-trump Tokyo, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, departed today for the United States where he will talk with President Donald Trump, on denuclearization of North Korea and economic issues. China Applies Antidumping Measures on U.S. Sorghum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27197&SEO=china-applies-antidumping-measures-on-u.s.-sorghum Beijing, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) China announced today it enacted anti-dumping measures against imported sorghum from the United States, as a way to correct unjust practices and keep a healthy trade order. India Condemns Pakistan's Attempt to Use Pilgrims http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27187&SEO=india-condemns-pakistans-attempt-to-use-pilgrims New Delhi, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) India condemned today Pakistan's attempts to encourage Sikh pilgrims visiting that country to raise the issue of Jalistan upon their return, said the Indian Foreign Ministry. Turkey Unemployment Rate Remains High http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27171&SEO=turkey-unemployment-rate-remains-high Ankara, Apr 16 ( Prensa Latina) Unemployment rate in Turkey rose in January for the third consecutive month, positioned at 10.8 percent, authorities from Turkish Statistical institute (TUIK) reported Monday.