Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina North American Composer Charles Fox to Perform in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29780&SEO=north-american-composer-charles-fox-to-perform-in-cuba 19 de junio de 2018, 00:02Havana, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The North American composer and singer Charles Fox, author of the hit Killing me softly with this song, will give a concert on July 1 at the Gran Teatro de La Habana ''Alicia Alonso'', organizers reported today. Sunrise Airways Poised To Expand Services To Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29764&SEO=sunrise-airways-poised-to-expand-services-to-cuba Port-au-Prince, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Sunrise Airways plans today to expand its trade routes with Cuba as part of the One Caribbean initiative, which plans to make Haiti a regional center. US Imports Push Japan into Trade Deficit in May 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29761&SEO=us-imports-push-japan-into-trade-deficit-in-may-2018 Tokyo, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Statistics released today by the Japanese Ministry of Finance warned the import of US aircraft and a significant energy bill in May triggered the country''s trade deficit. Audi Chief Arrested in Germany Over Diesel Scandal http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29760&SEO=audi-chief-arrested-in-germany-over-diesel-scandal BerlĂ­n, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The chief executive of Audi has been arrested, the most senior Volkswagen official to be taken into custody over the emissions cheating scandal. North, South Korea Agree to Joint Sports Events, Create Combined Teams http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29759&SEO=north-south-korea-agree-to-joint-sports-events-create-combined-teams Seoul, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and North Korea agreed today to march together under the banner of Unification and to form united teams for some sports in view of the upcoming Asian Games. CARICOM to Create Regional Biodiversity Strategy This Year http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29756&SEO=caricom-to-create-regional-biodiversity-strategy-this-year Georgetown, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community Secretariat (CARICOM) announced today that this year it will present a regional Biodiversity Strategy, which will guide the sustainable use and protection of the natural resources of the member states. European Commission Assesses Relevance of English for the Economy http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29755&SEO=european-commission-assesses-relevance-of-english-for-the-economy London, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Commission (EC) assessed today the importance of the English language in different areas of the economy, wages, employment and technology. Algeria to Block Internet Access to Prevent School Fraud http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29753&SEO=algeria-to-block-internet-access-to-prevent-school-fraud Algiers, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Algerian Communications Minister Houda-Imane Feraoun confirmed today that Algerians will not have Internet access temporarily to prevent students from cheating when they take their high school exams. Film The Incredibles 2 Reaches U.S. Box-Office http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29752&SEO=film-the-incredibles-2-reaches-u.s.-box-office Los Angeles, USA, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The children's animated film The Incredibles is now at the top of the US cinema box office ranking, marking a new success among Disney-Pixar's blockbuster films. Lula Debuts Today as World Cup Commentator http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29741&SEO=lula-debuts-today-as-world-cup-commentator Brasilia, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will make his debut today as a commentator for the World Football Cup, Russia 2018, and will do so for the Workers TV (TVT), in Sao Paulo. EU Extends Sanctions On Crimea, Sevastopol http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29739&SEO=eu-extends-sanctions-on-crimea-sevastopol Moscow, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) extended sanctions for Crimea and the special city of Sevastopol, headquarters of the Russian Black Sea Fleet, until June 23, 2019, the TV of this capital reported today. Four Million Angolan Children Without Birth Registration http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29738&SEO=four-million-angolan-children-without-birth-registration Luanda, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Almost four million Angolan children between 0 and 5 are currently without birth registration, acknowledged Minister of Justice and Human Rights Francisco Queiroz. Brazil's GDP Growth Continues to Shrink http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29733&SEO=brazils-gdp-growth-continues-to-shrink Brasilia, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) For the seventh consecutive week, financial institutions consulted by the Central Bank of Brazil reduced their estimate of growth of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and put it at 1.76 percent today. Ecuadorian Experts to Monitor La Cumbre Volcano http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29717&SEO=ecuadorian-experts-to-monitor-la-cumbre-volcano Quito, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Geophysical Institute of Ecuador is monitoring today the activity of the volcano La Cumbre, located in the Galapagos Islands, which began an eruptive phase, according to park rangers. Cuba Wins Award at Beijing's Tourist Expo, BITE 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29716&SEO=cuba-wins-award-at-beijings-tourist-expo-bite-2018 Beijing, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba won today the prize for Best Organizing Team in the 15th edition of the Beijing International Tourism Fair (BITE 2018), which was held over three days with almost a thousand national and international participants. Noam Chomsky, Other Intellectuals Support Petro in Colombia Election http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29714&SEO=noam-chomsky-other-intellectuals-support-petro-in-colombia-election Bogota, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) A few hours before the new Colombian President is let known, US renowned linguist Noah Chomsky expressed his support to Colombian center-left candidate Gustavo Petro. Social Regeneration the Challenge in Dominica After Maria Says PM http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29711&SEO=social-regeneration-the-challenge-in-dominica-after-maria-says-pm Paramaribo, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister of Dominica Roosevelt Skerrit has said that the challenge in Dominica after Hurricane Maria is not one of physical renewal but of social regeneration. Tourist Arrested for Stealing a Fragment of the Roman Coliseum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29710&SEO=tourist-arrested-for-stealing-a-fragment-of-the-roman-coliseum Rome, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Italian police arrested a young 17 years old Austrian tourist here today, accused of illegally appropriating cultural property belonging to the state. Bolivia Strengthens Border Cooperation With Neighboring Countries http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29706&SEO=bolivia-strengthens-border-cooperation-with-neighboring-countries La Paz, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Chile and Argentina agreed to strengthen cooperation and speed up joint actions in the control of land borders, at a meeting held here, official sources reported today. China-Africa Summit to Focus on Economic and Trade Cooperation http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29703&SEO=china-africa-summit-to-focus-on-economic-and-trade-cooperation Beijing, Jun 17(Prensa Latina) The search for mechanisms to expand and strengthen trade and economic exchanges will be the focus of discussions at the Forum for China-Africa Cooperation, which will be held here in September.