Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Japan Will Cooperate with Thailand to Join TPP http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31245&SEO=japan-will-cooperate-with-thailand-to-join-tpp 19 de julio de 2018, 00:10Tokyo, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Japan and Thailand agreed to work together to complete the entry of the Southeast Asian country into the Trans-Pacific Economic Partnership (TPP) Strategic Agreement, said the head of the Japanese cabinet, Yoshihide Suga. Argentine Farmers Give Away 10,000 Kg of Vegetables in Protest http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31235&SEO=argentine-farmers-give-away-10000-kg-of-vegetables-in-protest 18 de julio de 2018, 16:00Buenos Aires, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) A long line stood out today in front of La Rural fairground where small Argentine producers protested distributing 10,000 kg of vegetables in rejection of the policies implemented in this sector. Venezuela's Prosecutor Reveals Embezzlement in Food Imports http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31234&SEO=venezuelas-prosecutor-reveals-embezzlement-in-food-imports 18 de julio de 2018, 15:57Caracas, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek William Saab revealed today a new corruption plot of entities belonging to the Garcia Armas business group that generated an embezzlement to the South American country of 49 million dollars. European Union Offers Loan to African Young People and Women http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31233&SEO=european-union-offers-loan-to-african-young-people-and-women 18 de julio de 2018, 15:51Brussels, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) today offered a loan of 75 million euros as a new financial aid for the economic entrepreneurship of young people and migrant women from sub-Saharan African countries. Cuba, ECLAC Discuss Preparations for Sustainable Development Forum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31231&SEO=cuba-eclac-discuss-preparations-for-sustainable-development-forum 18 de julio de 2018, 15:37United Nations, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca, presided today a working meeting of the member States of the Latin American and Caribbean Forum for Sustainable Development. Boeing Gets Contract for New U.S. Presidential Aircrafts http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31227&SEO=boeing-gets-contract-for-new-u.s.-presidential-aircrafts 18 de julio de 2018, 14:55Washington, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. White House announced today that the Boeing company obtained a 3.9 billion dollar contract to design, modify, test, certify and deliver two replacements of the Air Force One presidential aircraft for 2024. EC Denounces US Efforts to Divide Europeans http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31225&SEO=ec-denounces-us-efforts-to-divide-europeans Brussels, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The President of the European Commission (EC), Jean-Claude Juncker, denounced today US efforts to split the EU countries up regarding the commercial policy. Dominican Authorities Dismantle Clandestine Visa Office http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31223&SEO=dominican-authorities-dismantle-clandestine-visa-office Santo Domingo, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Dominican authorities dismantled a clandestine office in Santo Domingo West where U.S. visas were forged, local press reported today. After a Fire, Cuban Institute of Oncology Revitalizes Services (+Photos) http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31222&SEO=after-a-fire-cuban-institute-of-oncology-revitalizes-services-photos Havana, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Because of the rapid action of workers and firefighters, none of the patients hospitalized at the National Institute of Oncology and Radiobiology (INOR) suffered injuries during the fire which occurred on Tuesday , health officials said today. Minerals, Textiles Drive Mongolia's Foreign Trade Turnover Up 26% http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31219&SEO=minerals-textiles-drive-mongolias-foreign-trade-turnover-up-26 Ulán Bator, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Helped by a rise in mineral and textile exports, Mongolia''s foreign trade turnover reached 6.3 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of 2018, up 26 percent from the same period last year, data from the National Statistics Office showed today. Chinese President Stresses Ties with UAE Ahead of International Trip http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31216&SEO=chinese-president-stresses-ties-with-uae-ahead-of-international-trip Beijing, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping highlighted today the links between China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in terms of energy, industrial capacity, technology and financing. Construction of China-funded Bridges Begins in the Philippines http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31215&SEO=construction-of-china-funded-bridges-begins-in-the-philippines Manila, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The construction of two bridges financed by China began today in the Philippines on the Pasig River to improve traffic, offering alternative roads and the resilience of roads in the face of natural disasters. 250 Bartenders Will Attend 22th Pan-Am Cocktail Tournament in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31213&SEO=250-bartenders-will-attend-22th-pan-am-cocktail-tournament-in-cuba Havana, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The Executive Secretary of the Association of Cuban Bartenders (ACC), Lizbeth Elias Muñoz, stated today that about 250 professionals have confirmed their attendance at the 22nd Pan-American Cocktail Competition IBA 2018 in Havana. Museum Island Berlin: an Art and Architectural Gem http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31212&SEO=museum-island-berlin-an-art-and-architectural-gem Berlin, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Tour operators and other tourism professionals highlighted the particular attraction of the Island of Museums for travelers from all over the world, in the center of the German capital. Human Trafficking in Italy with Dizzying Growth http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31211&SEO=human-trafficking-in-italy-with-dizzying-growth Rome, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The Anti-Mafia Investigative Directorate warned today that supporting illegal immigration is one of the most lucrative businesses for foreign criminal organizations active in Italy. Salaries to be Cut to More Than 35,000 Public Officials in Mexico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31210&SEO=salaries-to-be-cut-to-more-than-35000-public-officials-in-mexico Mexico, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 35,000 Mexican officials exceed the salary limit announced by President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who substantially slashed the salary of the next head of state, announced today. Russia Triples Reduction of Investment in US Treasury Bonds http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31209&SEO=russia-triples-reduction-of-investment-in-us-treasury-bonds Moscow, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia tripled today the reductions of its investments in the US Treasury bonds, leaving only 14.9 billion dollars of a maximum eight years ago of 176.3 billion dollars. Portuguese Speaking-countries Presidential Summit Concludes http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31207&SEO=portuguese-speaking-countries-presidential-summit-concludes Cape Verde Salt Island, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The 12th Summit of Heads of State of the Community of Portuguese Speaking- Countries (CPLP) concludes today on the Salt Island, Cape Verde, with a declaration that supports the existing consensus for free mobility of people in the area. Iran Warns the US Against Any Possible Military Attack http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31205&SEO=iran-warns-the-us-against-any-possible-military-attack Tehran, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Amid tensions with the United States, the Iranian Defense Minister, General Amir Hatami, said today that the country''s Armed Forces are prepared to face their foreign enemies. Libyan Coastguard Intercepts Migrants in the Mediterranean http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31204&SEO=libyan-coastguard-intercepts-migrants-in-the-mediterranean Tripoli, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Libyan coastguard units intercepted a fragile vessel in which 158 undocumented migrants tried to reach European coasts with the risk of sinking and ending their lives in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea.