Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Merengue Week in Dominican Republic Announced 18 de noviembre de 2017, 00:24Santo Domingo, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The Culture Minister in the Dominican Republic announced that on November 20-26, the Week of Merengue would be held in this country. More than A Third of the Italian Young People at Poverty Threshold 18 de noviembre de 2017, 00:16Rome, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Of the total number of the Italian young people between 18 and 34 years of age live at the threshold of poverty and social exclusion, according to the result of a study presented today in this capital by the Catholic help organization Caritas. FARC Member Timochenko Asks Santos for Urgent Meeting 17 de noviembre de 2017, 17:32Bogota, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Revolutionary Alternative Force of the Common (FARC) Rodrigo Londoño (Timochenko), requested today from President Juan Manuel Santos an urgent meeting to save peace in Colombia. Mexican, Chinese Businessmen to Increase Links 17 de noviembre de 2017, 17:00Mexico, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Mexico-China High Level Business Group (GANE) held its fifth plenary meeting today in Monterrey, Nuevo León, with the presence of Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo. US Former MLB Players on School Baseball Clinics in Cuba 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:59Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation and the Association of Retired Baseball Players of the United States will develop improvement clinics for athletes of the school category at three stadiums on the island. Canada Sends Iraq Bomb Disposal Experts Train National Troops 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:36Ottawa, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Canada sent a group of 20 army combat engineers to train Iraqi security forces in detecting and defusing roadside bombs planted by the Islamic State (ISIS) groups here, the Army reported today. US Imposes New Fine because of Possible Violation of Blockade 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:32Washington, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The US Department of Treasury announced Friday that US firm American Express Company (AMEX) will have to pay a fine of 204,277 US dollars because of the violation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed to Cuba more than 55 years ago. Russian Bombers Repeat Attacks against Terrorists in Syria 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:28Moscow, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) At least six Russian strategic bombers TU-22M3 attacked again today positions of the terrorist movement the Islamic State (ISIS) in the Syrian region of Al-Bukemal, stated the Department of Defense here Friday. Cuba and Germany to Expand Agreements in Neuro Surgery 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:27Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) German company Brainlab is studying the possibility to increase update technology in the field of neuro-surgery (brain surgery) in the Caribbean island, reported a executive from Brainlab here Friday. Canada Receives Support as Host of WADA 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:24Ottawa, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Press media and personalities from Canada highlighted the decision of the Executive Committee of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to keep its host building in the Canadian city of Montreal, at least up to 2031. Pyongyang Condemns US Double Standard on Nuke Issue 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:23Pyongyang, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) condemned the US double standard shown when trying to negotiate denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, while puts pressure on Pyongyang to make it rule out its self-defensive nuclear program. Eusebio Leal Receives High German Distinction 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:20Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The German Ambassador to Cuba, Thomas Karl Heiseringer, awarded today the Havana City Historian, Eusebio Leal Spengler, with the Commanders Crosses of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, for his achievements in the field of culture. Concludes ICOM 2017 Defending a Counter Hegemonic Communication 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:19Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The 9th International Meeting of Information and Communication Investigators and Scholars (ICOM) 2017 concluded today with a call to articulate a counter-hegemonic communicative vision from the South. Bubonic Plague in Madagascar under Control 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:17Antananarivo, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) After causing more than 100 deaths and infecting 1,800 people, the outbreak of bubonic plague that ravaged this African country is under control, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported today. Bolivia to Hosts the Regional Conference on Migration in 2018 17 de noviembre de 2017, 14:51La Paz, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The 18th South American Migration Conference (CSM) will take place in Bolivia during the last quarter of 2018, the Foreign Ministry announced in an official statement released today. Mexico to Allocate Millionaire Funds to Combat Poverty 17 de noviembre de 2017, 14:50Mexico, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican government will allocate $73.421 billion MXP (more than $40 billion USD) next year to combat extreme poverty and in places with a high level of poverty, the government announced today. Stanford Researchers Find New Types of Bacteria in Dolphin Mouths 17 de noviembre de 2017, 13:34Washington,Nov 17 (Prensa Latina)Researchers of U.S. Stanford University have discovered a new bacteria that were never seen before, which were described as ''a dark matter of the biological world,'' said a study released today. ATP Finals: David Goffin Thrashes Dominic Thiem to Reach Semi-finals 17 de noviembre de 2017, 13:22London,Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Belgian seventh seed David Goffin completed the semi-final line-up at the ATP Finals with victory over Austrian fourth seed Dominic Thiem in London. Trump's Approval Sinks Further in New Poll Washington, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The approval of the work of US President Donald Trump reached a new low in November and decreased for three consecutive months, according to a survey released today. UN Highlights Salvadoran Efforts in Defense of Human Rights San Salvador, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Government efforts to guarantee and defend human rights in El Salvador were highlighted here today by the highest authority in the United Nations, Zeid Ra''ad Al Hussein.