Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Air France Launches General Consultation to Try to Stop Strike http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27397&SEO=air-france-launches-general-consultation-to-try-to-stop-strike Paris, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The Air France management will submit its latest salary increase proposal to all employees, in an attempt to stop the strike movement that has lasted two months. Rome Turns 2,771 Years Today http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27395&SEO=rome-turns-2771-years-today Rome, 21 Apr (Prensa Latina) Majestic and friendly, the city of Rome celebrates today its 2,771 years with invaluable historical and cultural features that back its well-earned name of ''the Eternal City''. Crimea Expects Multimillion Agreements from Yalta Economic Forum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27394&SEO=crimea-expects-multimillion-agreements-from-yalta-economic-forum By Antonio Rondón García Simferopol, Crimea, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The 4th Yalta International Economic Forum expects to sign agreements for over 100 billion roubles (some 1.6 billion dollars), indicated Crimea's top official, Serguei Aksionov. German Company ACI Systems to Process Bolivian Lithium http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27392&SEO=german-company-aci-systems-to-process-bolivian-lithium La Paz, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The German company ACI Systems GmbH was elected as partner to industrialize Bolivian lithium, informed today sources of the sector. At Least 54 Injured as Trains Collide in Austria's Salzburg http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27376&SEO=at-least-54-injured-as-trains-collide-in-austrias-salzburg Vienna,Apr 20(Prensa Latina) At least 54 people sustained minor injuries early Friday when two trains collided at the main railway station of the western Austrian city of Salzburg, public broadcaster ORF reported. Crimea Shows Progress Despite Western Sanctions http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27367&SEO=crimea-shows-progress-despite-western-sanctions Simferopol, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Crimea shows clear signs of development with almost a triple of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the last four years, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitri Kozak pointed out today. Yalta Forum Calls for Alternative Instrument to Fake News http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27363&SEO=yalta-forum-calls-for-alternative-instrument-to-fake-news By Antonio Rondón García Simferopol, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Participants in a panel discussion on fake news at the 4th Yalta International Economic Forum proposed today to create an alternative instrument to counter the creation and use of forgeries. French Former Prime Minister Thinking to Apply for Spanish Elections http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27357&SEO=french-former-prime-minister-thinking-to-apply-for-spanish-elections Madrid, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) French former prime minister, Manuel Valls recognized here today that he is studying an offer of the Spanish Liberal party, Ciudadanos(Cs) to present his hypothetical candidacy to Barcelona Mayoralty, in 2019 Municipal elections. Syria Returns to France Legion of Honor Award Granted to al-Assad http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27349&SEO=syria-returns-to-france-legion-of-honor-award-granted-to-al-assad Paris, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Syria has returned to France the Legion of Honor award granted to President Bashar al-Assad in 2001 by the then French Head of State, Jacques Chirac, local press reported here today. Boom Expected in Use of Renewable Energy Sources Worldwide http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27348&SEO=boom-expected-in-use-of-renewable-energy-sources-worldwide Berlin, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Renewable energy sources could become two-thirds of the world''s energy balance by 2050, forecast a document of the International Renewable Energies Agency (Irena). Two Migrants Died and Hundreds are Injured in Turkey http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27322&SEO=two-migrants-died-and-hundreds-are-injured-in-turkey Ankara, April 19 (Prensa Latina) Two persons died and hundreds of people were injured Thursday as a consequence of a traffic accident at Erzurum province, northeast of Turkey, when the vehicle where they were traveled hidden rolled over. Tensions Increase in France Universities' Protests http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27311&SEO=tensions-increase-in-france-universities-protests Paris, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Tensions are increasing today in several universities in France amid students'' protests against the reform of access to higher education promoted by the government of Emmanuel Macron. EU Reaffirms Interest in Deepening Cooperation with Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27306&SEO=eu-reaffirms-interest-in-deepening-cooperation-with-cuba Brussels, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) reaffirmed its interest in continuing and deepening cooperation with Cuba, following the election of Miguel Díaz-Canel to the post of president of the Caribbean nation. Turkey Activates State of Emergency for Seventh Time http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27305&SEO=turkey-activates-state-of-emergency-for-seventh-time Ankara, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The National Assembly of Turkey has approved for seventh time the application of the law that regulates the state of emergency in the country, now in force for a 90-day period. Russia's WWII Victory Day Parade to Showcase Advanced Weaponry http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27278&SEO=russias-wwii-victory-day-parade-to-showcase-advanced-weaponry Moscow, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia's advanced weaponry will be demonstrated for the first time at Moscow's military parade to mark the 73th anniversary of the Soviet Union's victory over Nazi Germany in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945, Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday. Turkey to Hold Snap Elections on 24 June, says President Erdogan http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27266&SEO=turkey-to-hold-snap-elections-on-24-june-says-president-erdogan Ankara, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Turkey has brought forward presidential and parliamentary elections to 24 June, a year and a half ahead of schedule. EU-Turkey Agreement Dramatically Reduced Migratory Influx http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27247&SEO=eu-turkey-agreement-dramatically-reduced-migratory-influx Ankara, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The spokesman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Joel Millman, deemed today that the migration agreement between the European Union and Turkey was crucial to curb refugees'' arrival in Greece. French Boo Macron As Social Mobilization Grows http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27244&SEO=french-boo-macron-as-social-mobilization-grows Paris, (Prensa Latina) French President Emmanuel Macron was received today in the commune of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges with boos by plenty of assembled citizens, while the social mobilization against the government''s policy grows in the country. 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. 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.