Volcanic Eruption Augments Indonesia’s Grief

1 Jakarta, Oct 29. -The eruption of Mount Merapi has added to the suffering in Indonesia, where the death toll could reach 500 from a tsunami triggered by a powerful earthquake off the coast of Sumatra. On Tuesday, Mount Merapi exploded on the island of Java, causing a cloud of hot ash to rain down on surrounding villages. At least

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Anti-Polio Second Stage in Cuba

0 Havana, Apr 23  -. -The second stage of the 49th National Vaccination Campaign against poliomyelitis is starting on Friday in Cuba, which should immunize more than 500,000 children against that disease, once it has been concluded. In this stage, some 362,525 under three-year-old toddlers will receive a second oral dose (two drops), while 143,080 nine-year-old children will have the

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Cuba Starts Anti-Polio Second Vaccination Stage

0 Havana, Apr 21. -Cuba will kick off on April 23 the second stage of the 49th National Vaccination Campaign against poliomyelitis, which should immunize 500,000 children in two cycles, Granma newspaper reported on Wednesday. During this stage, some 362,525 under three-year-old toddlers will receive a second oral dose (two drops), while 143,080 nine-year-old children will have the anti-polio vaccine

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Presidente guatemalteco anunciará aumento del salario mínimo

1 Guatemala, 21 dic .- El presidente de Guatemala, Álvaro Colom, anunciará esta semana un incremento del salario mínimo para compensar el alto costo de la vida, derivado de la crisis registrada hoy a nivel internacional. Según el primer mandatario la propuesta está siendo elaborada de forma técnica, racional y con mucho consenso por un equipo conformado para discutir el

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