Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Mexico: The Ghosts Looming over Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23653&SEO=mexico-the-ghosts-looming-over-andres-manuel-lopez-obrador Mexico._ (Prensa Latina) Old and new ghosts return to accompany the electoral campaign of Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador in his third attempt to reach the presidency of Mexico, this time leading the National Regeneration Movement (Morena) and in alliance with two other parties. Remittances From Abroad Barely Cover Basic Needs of Guatemalans http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23605&SEO=remittances-from-abroad-barely-cover-basic-needs-of-guatemalans Guatemala, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan migrant remittances barely reach today to cover the basic needs of rural families, despite their sustained increase in recent years. Caricom Prioritizes Integration as Way to Regional Development http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23446&SEO=caricom-prioritizes-integration-as-way-to-regional-development Georgetown, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Integration is the correct route to achieve sustainable develiopment in the región, reiterated the Secretary General of the Caribbedan Community (Caricom), Irwin LaRocque. New Bat Species Are Found in Panama and Ecuador http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23433&SEO=new-bat-species-are-found-in-panama-and-ecuador Panama, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) reported today on the discovery of two species of bats of the Molossidae family in Panama and Ecuador. At Least 25 Corpses Found in Underground Graves in Mexico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23427&SEO=at-least-25-corpses-found-in-underground-graves-in-mexico Mexico, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) At least 25 corpses were located in three clandestine graves in the town of Pantanal, Mexico''s Nayarit state, it was known today. Earthquake Shakes Nicaraguan Pacific http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23423&SEO=earthquake-shakes-nicaraguan-pacific Managua, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.0 degree on the Richter scale, according to preliminary data, shook the Pacific region of Nicaragua today, with no reports of casualties or material damage. Salvadoran Gov't Is Committed to Eradicating Illiteracy This Year http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23412&SEO=salvadoran-govt-is-committed-to-eradicating-illiteracy-this-year San Salvador, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The Salvadoran government is committed to eradicating illiteracy this year, one of the main battles of the ruling Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN), the press highlights today. Mexican Doctors Successfully Fight Childhood Bone Cancer http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23357&SEO=mexican-doctors-successfully-fight-childhood-bone-cancer Mexico, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Mexican doctors are successfully treating childhood bone cancer with a new minimally invasive procedure that goes directly to the tumor and prevents the spread of cancer cells, it was reported today. New Defections in the PRD and Support for Morena in Mexico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23351&SEO=new-defections-in-the-prd-and-support-for-morena-in-mexico Mexico, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Several cadres and militants of the Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) resigned from that group and announced their support for the National Regeneration Movement Morena) and its presidential candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador, it was revealed today. Foreign Investment without Generating Social Benefits in Mexico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23340&SEO=foreign-investment-without-generating-social-benefits-in-mexico Mexico, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Foreign investment in Mexico does not generate the expected social benefits, nor does it comply with the national regulatory framework, warns a report of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). Guatemala: A Polemic Year in Government for Jimmy Morales http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23339&SEO=guatemala-a-polemic-year-in-government-for-jimmy-morales Guatemala, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan president, Jimmy Morales, concludes today a polemic second year in government, marked personally by judicial scandals and attempts to mine the advances in anti-corruption struggle that started in 2015. Mexico Investigates Electoral Crimes http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23220&SEO=mexico-investigates-electoral-crimes Mexico, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) More than 80 complaints for electoral crimes are being investigated in Mexico, where the pre-campaign ahead of the July elections takes place, in which the new president will be elected, among other posts. Another Former Mexican Governor Accused of Corruption http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23204&SEO=another-former-mexican-governor-accused-of-corruption Mexico, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Former Governor of Nayarit, Roberto Sandoval, faces an impeachment before the state Congress for alleged diversion of resources of at least 2,700 million pesos (about 150 million dollars). Salvadoran Gov't Holds Record in Social Investment http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23167&SEO=salvadoran-govt-holds-record-in-social-investment San Salvador, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The Salvadoran government invested a record 7 billion dollars in the social area during the first three years of its administration, in order to improve the living conditions of families, the local press said today. Almost 34 percent of Dominican Public Hospitals Disabled http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23147&SEO=almost-34-percent-of-dominican-public-hospitals-disabled Santo Domingo, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic has 34 percent of its public hospitals disabled to offer services to the population, media reported today. FMLN Advocates for Reintegration of Salvadorans http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23137&SEO=fmln-advocates-for-reintegration-of-salvadorans San Salvador, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The National Farabundo Marti Liberation Front of El Salvador (FMLN) advocated Wednesday for the reincorporation of the Salvadoran citizens who returned from other countries to the national economy, before the anti-migratory policy of the the US government. After Earthquake, Guatemalan Caribbean Returns to Normal http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23118&SEO=after-earthquake-guatemalan-caribbean-returns-to-normal Guatemala, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The National Coordinator for Disaster Reduction (CONRED) maintains preventive monitoring of the Guatemalan Caribbean Sea today, after the retreat of up to four meters of its waters due to the strong earthquake last night off the coast of Honduras. Venezuela Continues Talks with Netherlands Antilles on Smuggling http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23099&SEO=venezuela-continues-talks-with-netherlands-antilles-on-smuggling Caracas, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's talks with the authorities of the Netherlands Antilles are continuing to seek a solution to stop smuggling from this country to Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire, media reported today. Venezuela Extends Traffic Suspension with Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23047&SEO=venezuela-extends-traffic-suspension-with-aruba-curacao-and-bonaire Caracas, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela today extended the suspension of air and maritime traffic and commercial exchange with the Caribbean islands of Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire. Salvadoran Gov't Reinforces Counter-Criminal Fight http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23037&SEO=salvadoran-govt-reinforces-counter-criminal-fight San Salvador, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) The Salvadoran government allocated 416.4 million dollars from the 2018 budget to reinforce the counter-criminal fight, one of the battles of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN), the press stressed today.