Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Medical Errors and Negligence Kills Over 302,000 People in Brazil http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21429&SEO=medical-errors-and-negligence-kills-over-302000-people-in-brazil Brasilia, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Medical errors, negligence in health care and failures in hospitals, both public and private, claimed the lives of more than 302,000 people in Brazil last year, according to a report issued today. Venezuelan Govt. Continues its Campaign against Speculation http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21424&SEO=venezuelan-govt.-continues-its-campaign-against-speculation Caracas, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government is reportedly advancing in its campaign against speculation and hoarding, part of the economic aggression it faces. Brazil:Governor Imprisoned Today Deplored by People in Rio de Janeiro http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21422&SEO=brazilgovernor-imprisoned-today-deplored-by-people-in-rio-de-janeiro Brasilia, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Dozens of demonstrators gathered today outside the Humaita fire station, in southern Rio de Janeiro, from which former governor of that state Anthony Garotinho was transferred to the Benfica prison this morning. Santos Urges Congress to Complete Proceedings of Peace Jurisdiction http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21419&SEO=santos-urges-congress-to-complete-proceedings-of-peace-jurisdiction Bogota, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos urged the Congress today to complete the process of the statutory law for the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (JEP). Desperate Search in Argentine Waters of the ARA San Juan http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21417&SEO=desperate-search-in-argentine-waters-of-the-ara-san-juan Buenos Aires, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The hours go by making them increasingly unbearable for the 44 families who are waiting for news of the crew of the submarine ARA San Juan, in whose search are implicated 12 countries. Venezuela Highlights Importance of FITVEN for the Economy http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21402&SEO=venezuela-highlights-importance-of-fitven-for-the-economy Caracas, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Vice Minister of Tourism Alí Padrón, highlighted today the importance of the 12th International Tourism Fair of Venezuela (FITVEN) 2017, which begins tomorrow, for the promotion of that sector and the economy. ECLAC Analyzes Inequalities in Latin American Cities http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21394&SEO=eclac-analyzes-inequalities-in-latin-american-cities Santiago, Chile, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Focusing on the role and leadership of women, experts are meeting at the ECLAC headquarters here to analyze the inequalities in Latin American and Caribbean cities. Venezuela: Voter Roll Audit for Dec. 10 Elections Concludes http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21392&SEO=venezuela-voter-roll-audit-for-dec.-10-elections-concludes Caracas, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Audits of voter roll that will participate in the December 10 elections in Venezuela end today on the eve of the start of the campaign of candidates for the 335 mayoralties of the country. Chile to be Promoted as Technological and Wine Hub http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21384&SEO=chile-to-be-promoted-as-technological-and-wine-hub Santiago de Chile, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The economy as well as many areas of development, are associated today to digital era advances, an aggregate value that Chile incorporates with a design as Technological and Wine-Producing Hub. Ministerial Meeting and World Seminar in FGEC Agenda http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21383&SEO=ministerial-meeting-and-world-seminar-in-fgec-agenda Santa Cruz, Bolivia, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) An international seminar and the ministerial meeting of the Forum of Gas Exporting Countries (FGEC) mark today''s agenda at the 4th Forum of the organization in session in this Bolivian city. Cuba Rejects EU Sanctions against Venezuela http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21377&SEO=cuba-rejects-eu-sanctions-against-venezuela Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba Rogelio Sierra expressed today the rejection of this Caribbean nation to the sanctions of the European Union (EU) against Venezuela. Bolivia, Chile and Argentina Deal Harsh Blow to Drug Trafficking http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21376&SEO=bolivia-chile-and-argentina-deal-harsh-blow-to-drug-trafficking La Paz, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian, Chilean and Argentinean forces seized 2.2 tons of drugs and arrested 83 people in simultaneous operations carried out in border areas, from November 6th to 19th, said today Bolivian authorities. Cuba Presents Offers to South Africa in Construction Field http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21368&SEO=cuba-presents-offers-to-south-africa-in-construction-field Pretoria, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba presented to the South African province of Gauteng offers for the hiring of engineers in the construction field, an option included in the agreements signed by the two countries which are being implemented for various years. UN Higlights High Parliamentary Representation of Women in Bolivia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21360&SEO=un-higlights-high-parliamentary-representation-of-women-in-bolivia La Paz, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations representative (UN) for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women in Bolivia, Carolina Taborga, highlighted the high representation of women in the Plurinational Legislative Assembly of the Andean Amazonian country. Young Venezuelans March in Support of Bolivarian Revolution http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21356&SEO=young-venezuelans-march-in-support-of-bolivarian-revolution Caracas, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of young Venezuelans gathered together in this capital to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the University Student Day, with a great march in support of the Bolivarian Revolution and achievements in education. Diversification of the Economy is a Pending Issue in Latin America http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21352&SEO=diversification-of-the-economy-is-a-pending-issue-in-latin-america Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The diversification of the economies of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean continues today as a pending issue, according to an expert from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Venezuelan Rightwing is Accused of Price Attack http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21349&SEO=venezuelan-rightwing-is-accused-of-price-attack Caracas, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) William Contreras, head of the Superintendency for the Defense of Socioeconomic Rights (SUNDDE), has blamed today the rightwing of what he considered a terrorist attack in Venezuela to the prices of the basic products. Colombia Plans Pot and Pans Protests in Defense of Peace http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21340&SEO=colombia-plans-pot-and-pans-protests-in-defense-of-peace Bogota, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Popular organizations have convened a march today, banging pot and pans, in the cities of Bogota and Cali in rejection of the modifications introduced in the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (JEP), the backbone of the Havana Agreement. Forum of Gas Exporting Countries Kicks Off in Bolivia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21338&SEO=forum-of-gas-exporting-countries-kicks-off-in-bolivia Santa Cruz, Bolivia, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The 4th Forum of Gas Exporting Countries (FGEC) being held for the first time in a South American nation, starts here today with the participation of 17 countries and 27 of tjhe most important enterprises of the sector. Venezuelan Justice Prosecutes 50 PDVSA Managers for Corruption http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21324&SEO=venezuelan-justice-prosecutes-50-pdvsa-managers-for-corruption Caracas, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Attorney General Tareck William Saab confirmed today that 50 managers of Petróleos de Venezuela S.A. (PDVSA) are imprisoned accused of corruption during the tenure of Luisa Ortega as nation''s leading prosecutor.