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Caracas, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Local authorities have arrested two individuals, a Venezuelan and a Colombian, when they were transporting over Bs $82m, the local currency, confirmed today by Major General Sergio Rivero Marcano, commander of the Bolivarian National Guard (GNB).

La Paz, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Net International Rerserves (NIR) of the Central Bank of Bolivia (BCB) exceed today the 10.3 billion dollars, for an increase of 2.2 percent in deposits of foreign currency during the first half of the year.

Hanoi, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The tra or base, a fish whose export in Vietnam is valued in over 1.5 billion dollars per year, will be the star of a great aquiculture fair to be held in this capital at the beginning of October.

Camaguey,Cuba, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Roc Santa Lucia hotel hosted today the first foreign clients after Hurricane Irma''s onslaught on September 9th in the tourist resort, the main tourist center in this central-eastern province of Cuba.

Matanzas, Cuba, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice-President Ramiro Valdés said today that the country is advancing in the recovery phase, after being severely affected by Hurricane Irma along the north coast of the country.

Managua, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The tourism sector of Nicaragua is showing a renewed momentum after the country festivities motivate a significant movement of travelers to different destinations in the country.

Havana, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) A ship from the Dominican Republic''s Navy arrived in this capital today laden with a humanitarian aid to help Cubans during the recovery works after Hurricane Irma hit the country.

United Nations, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned today that the world is living in an unacceptable and unsustainable scenario of inequality, which must be reversed urgently with the effective implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Panama, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) After a weekend of ''super offers'' in the main shopping centers of the country, Panama Black Weekend closed with profits that exceeded 50 million dollars, it was reported here today.

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Damascus, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) As the Syrian Army and its allies reconquer territories from the extremist organizations, the government, through millionaire investments, makes it possible to rebuild damaged infrastructures in the midst of a bloody armed conflict.

Damascus, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis has today informed the People''s Assembly that during the first months of this year Syrian government has managed to progress in the national reconciliation process.