Tropical Storm Gamma makes landfall in Mexico, close to becoming a hurricane

MEXICO CITY, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Gamma made landfall on Saturday in the Yucatán Peninsula in southeastern Mexico, threatening to turn into a hurricane in the next few hours, the National Hurricane Center (NHC, for its acronym in English) of the United States. With maximum sustained winds of 110 kilometers per hour (km … Read more

Tropical storm Gamma advances over the southeast coast of Mexico

Archive image. A woman walks with an umbrella in the rain amid the coronavirus pandemic in Mexico City, Mexico. June 29, 2020 REUTERS / Henry Romero MEXICO CITY, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Gamma made landfall on Saturday in the Yucatán Peninsula in southeastern Mexico, threatening heavy rains in the coming hours, the National … Read more

Migrant caravan leaves Honduras for the border with Guatemala – Telemundo Utah

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras – Hundreds of migrants began walking Wednesday night from a city in northern Honduras to the Guatemalan border, testing a common migration route in times of the coronavirus. For weeks, calls to a new migrant caravan that would leave the San Pedro Sula bus station had circulated on social media for … Read more

Panama joins the COVAX global alliance, expects to obtain 1.3 mln doses against COVID-19

File photo. A banner reading “stay home” is seen near an empty avenue during a curfew in the midst of a coronavirus pandemic in Panama City, Panama. March 31, 2020. REUTERS / Erick Marciscano PANAMA CITY, Sep 28 (Reuters) – Panama joined COVAX, a multilateral mechanism for access to vaccines against COVID-19 led by the … Read more

Suppressing emotions: the key for an Argentine doctor to work in humanitarian aid | Future Planet

“I prefer to repress than to depress”, is one of the bedside phrases of the Argentine doctor Marcelo Fernández. In times of health crisis like the one we are experiencing now, the 50-year-old man tries to contain his emotions in order to work better, keep a cool head and make good decisions. He serves as … Read more

This is the first country in the “Americas” to resume the Football – Sports League – international stadiums

Costa Rica became the first country in the Americas to resume the domestic football league on Tuesday with a match without fans as the bench sat in the stands to stick to social estrangement. The Costa Rican League stopped on March 15, but Guadalupe’s 1-0 victory over Lemon was the first in six matches expected … Read more

Costa Rica puts the region’s trade in check

San Pedro Sula. When the majority of inhabitants of Central America He is serving two months of confinement, the Government of Costa Rica, lead by Carlos Alvarado Quesada, today installs a barrier to the free transit of goods across its land borders to the detriment of trade and, consequently, of the region’s food security in … Read more

Cash getting closer to disappear

A survey by Mastercard to consumers in 19 countries reveals that 63% are using cash less frequently or do not use it at all during the COVID-19 pandemic for reasons of hygiene and safety, and that in Latin America the percentage it’s even bigger. If only the results of Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica and the … Read more