Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Musician Arturo O’Farrill gives concert in Havana http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23642&SEO=musician-arturo-ofarrill-gives-concert-in-havana The four times Grammy winner Arturo O’Farrill is in Havana and has shared scenario with Cuban musicians at the club La Zorra y el Cuervo. The composer offered an exclusive interview to PLTV. Cuba to host Esperanto congress in 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23551&SEO=cuba-to-host-esperanto-congress-in-2018 Esperanto is a modern language... its purpose is to achieve the understanding of human beings. Currently it is one of the 64 languages included in the Google translator and in Wikipedia; it occupies the 22 position ahead of the Arabic and the Danish. Ecological houses built in Brasilia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23473&SEO=ecological-houses-built-in-brasilia 30 kilometers from the center of Brasilia, the movement of workers without ceiling started the construction of ecological houses for the inhabitants of the favela sol naciente, one of the largest in Brazil. Our correspondent Adriana Robreno was there and brings us details of this project. Ecological houses built in Brasilia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23469&SEO=ecological-houses-built-in-brasilia 30 kilometers from the center of Brasilia, the movement of workers without ceiling started the construction of ecological houses for the inhabitants of the favela sol naciente, one of the largest in Brazil. Our correspondent Adriana Robreno was there and brings us details of this project. Egyptian presidential elections to be held in March http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23430&SEO=egyptian-presidential-elections-to-be-held-in-march The presidential elections of Egypt will have their first voting round at the end of March, as the national electoral authority announced this week. The entity stated that the procedures previous to this process will initiate at the end of January. Russia-USA relations deteriorate in view of elections http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23374&SEO=russia-usa-relations-deteriorate-in-view-of-elections One of the electoral promises of Donald Trump, was to improve relations with Russia... however, the intentions vanished due to the anti-Russian policy unleashed in the US congress. International situation affected world economy in 2017 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23211&SEO=international-situation-affected-world-economy-in-2017 The world’s economy growth estimates in 2017 are expected to be slightly above the 3% after several years of deceleration. Still too slow to guarantee the fulfillment of the citizen’s expectation in the advanced and emergent countries. Which will stop the progress towards the Objectives of Sustainable Development, mainly the eradication of extreme poverty and the creation of decent employment for everyone. The journalist Edisvel Perez Borrego summarizes the topic in the following report. Foreign investment and tourism in Egypt decrease http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23192&SEO=foreign-investment-and-tourism-in-egypt-decrease The deterioration of the economic and financial situation was one of the events that marked Egypt this 2017… since 2011 the arab nation started to suffer the effects of the decrease of the foreign investments alongside a deep depresion of the touristic area, however the government has attempted to mitigate with several measures the effect of the foreign currencies shortage. Cuba held several important musical events in 2017 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=22728&SEO=cuba-held-several-important-musical-events-in-2017 In 2017 Cuba was stage for several cultural event related to the music, among them the celebration of the International Jazz Day, La Fiesta del Tambor, the Young Jazzists’s Festival Havana World Music and Cubadisco 2017. With more details on this year’s work of the artists of the National Center of Popular Music, the journalist Evelyn Leyva Romero. Denunciations against president Michel Temer Characterize Year In Brazil http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=22592&SEO=denunciations-against-president-michel-temer-characterize-year-in-brazil In 2017 the de facto president of Brazil Michel Temer was denounced two times by the general attorney, however, he was acquited from the investigations. Our correspondant in brazilia, Adriana Robreño, reminds us of those events. Meeting impressionism at Musée d’Orsay http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=22183&SEO=meeting-impressionism-at-musee-dorsay Paris, the capital of France exhibits must-see places ... Art has its place in the Musée d'Orsay that shows the most relevant art of the nineteenth century. Let's see the following work by the journalist Luisa María González. Strikes in Brazil for pension’s reform http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=22176&SEO=strikes-in-brazil-for-pensions-reform In Brasilia, representatives of the movement of small farmers are in a hunger strike against the reform of the pensions that the president Michel Temer wants to approve. The government claims that the resources for the social security system are not sufficient, but exempts foreign companies from the payment of taxes. Brasilia: civil servants demonstrate against pension reform http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21992&SEO=brasilia-civil-servants-demonstrate-against-pension-reform More than two thousand Brazilian public officials protested this week outside the chamber of deputies against the reform of pensions that the government of Michel Temer intends to implement. Our correspondent in Brasilia Adriana Robreño brought us the information. Russia expands investments in Crimea http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21711&SEO=russia-expands-investments-in-crimea While the West and its allies increase its policy of sanctions against Crimea, the russian government expands its investment program in the peninsula and defends the rights of its citizens. Angola diversifies its economy and reaffirms its bilateral links with Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21389&SEO=angola-diversifies-its-economy-and-reaffirms-its-bilateral-links-with-cuba The bilaterals relations between Cuba and Angola have been maintained for more than forty year. The ambassador of the African nation gave an exclusive interview to a team of Prensa Latina to ratify the stance of the country towards Cuba under the ruling of Joao Lorenço Spoleto, the Middle Ages Imprint http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21290&SEO=spoleto-the-middle-ages-imprint I propose you to / Let’s meet Spoleto, a city that merges the architecture of the Middle Ages with modern buildings. The colleague Silvia Martinez with the comment. China: On line education grows stronger http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21129&SEO=china-on-line-education-grows-stronger In China, online education has been more known by the great public in the last years, particularly since 2013 when the courses in massive and open lines, entered the country in cooperation with universities and web sites. Currently, more and more Chinese make study programs through the web, we offer more details by our correspondent Isaura Diez. Artist Yonlay Cabrera proposes innovative expo http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21058&SEO=artist-yonlay-cabrera-proposes-innovative-expo These days in the gallery of the House of Culture of the Plaza de la Revolución Municipality, the newest Yonlay Cabrera project is exhibited. Let's see the details International tourism in Cuba increases http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=20934&SEO=international-tourism-in-cuba-increases Every year the number of foreign tourists arriving to Cuba increases, the details in the following report. Originality and eroticism in paper clothes http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=20916&SEO=originality-and-eroticism-in-paper-clothes Originality and eroticism are key elements in the design and making of the clothes by Josué Miguel Espinosa. The journalist Evelyn Leyva Romero, with the story.