Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina UN Highlights Cuban Rural Women Rights United Nations, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) The conditions of Cuban rural women are far from the reality that prevails in the world today and are a central issue of the debates of the Commission on the Status of Women. Cuba Exhibits Latest Tourism News at Paris World Fair Paris, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Many hotel and tour operators from Cuba are exhibiting their latest options at the World Tourism Fair in Paris, which is taking place at the Exhibition Park in this capital. Cuba Calls 15th International Meeting on Criminal Sciences Havana, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) The 14th International Meeting on Criminal Sciences and the 2nd Event on Legality, Law and Society concluded in this capital with a call to a new edition of the event. Cuban Health Collaborators in Bolivia Hold Scientific Event 17 de marzo de 2018, 16:41La Paz, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Health Collaborators'' Clinic in Bolivia held today its 10th Scientific Conference, at which 36 papers were presented by experts on the main pathologies treated last year. Chilean Academic Receives Casa de las Americas Musicology Award Havana, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean academic Alejandro Vera received the 2018 Casa de las Americas Musicology Award for his rigorous research and exhaustive management of unpublished sources that reflect the musical history of his country during the colonial period. Cuba Hosts Rural Women's Learning Fair Havana, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The first fair on rural women''s learning and experiences in Cuba was held here with the aim of confirming the progress of women''s empowerment in rural areas. Cuba to Develop Six Projects with Chinese Assistance Havana, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba received a Chinese fund worth 36 million dollars to carry out six projects to benefit key sectors such as livestock, renewable energies and hydraulic infrastructure, both governments confirmed. Cuba: National Award of Music to José Luis Cortés Havana, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The flautist and professor José Luis Cortés, artistically known as El Tosco, will receive the 2017 National Music Award of Cuba today, as an acknowlegdment of his vast career and contributions to the country''s culture. Cuban Jumper Confirms His Quality with 8.40-Meter Record Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban long-jumper Juan Miguel Echevarría proved that his 8.40-meter jump at the World Indoor Athletic Championships on Friday was not a fluke. Gente de Zona Thanks Fans for Success with Laura Pausini 16 de marzo de 2018, 17:05Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban group Gente de Zona thanked fans for welcoming the version of the song ''Nadie ha dicho'', featuring Italian singer Laura Pausini, whom they invited to sing in Cuba soon. Pausini, whose music is widely known in Cuba, will visit Havana for the first time in two weeks. Cuban Sport on Mourning for the Death of Milan Matos 16 de marzo de 2018, 16:25Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban sport movement is today on mourning, especially the Cuban track and field, because of the death of famous coach Milan Matos, the trainer of Cuban stars such as jumpers Ivan Pedroso, Yargelis Savigne or Mabel Gay. Kenyan President Opens Embassy in Havana 16 de marzo de 2018, 16:19Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta inaugurated his country''s embassy in Havana today, a ceremony attended by Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez. Cuba Prepares Change/Transference to Digital TV by July 16 de marzo de 2018, 16:01Havana, mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban specialists are coordinating the last details to start in July the step towards digital television with the so-called partial blackout of the educational channel''s analog signal. Cuban Jumper to Compete Again after World Indoor Title 16 de marzo de 2018, 15:56Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban long-distance jumper Juan Miguel Echevarria is competing here for the first time since he won the World Indoor Athletics Championships in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, on March 2. 'Palomas' Project Represents Cuban Women at UN United Nations, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban director Lizette Vila brought today to the UN headquarters in New York the experiences she has lived through with her audiovisual presentation ''Palomas'', which defends a culture of peace, equality and diversity. EU, Cuba Work to Reduce Disaster Risks on the Island Yaguajay, Cuba, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the European Union are working to ensure the recovery capacity of the affected populations and compensate for the damages caused by Hurricane Irma on the island, Virginie Andre, an official of that agency, said. Cuba Continues to Qualify Athletes for CentAm Games Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban delegation to the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Colombia, this year has already increased to 431 athletes, Cuban sports website Jit reported. The latest athletes to qualify for the regional event come from boxing (8 fighters), taekwondo (16), tennis (4) and thiathlon (6). More than 20 Cuban Projects in Computing Science Habana 2018 Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) A group of 24 projects developed by Cuban companies will be presented at the event Informatica Habana 2018 (Computing Science Habana 2018), which will open on March 20th at the Pabexpo conference center, said organizers. Kenyan President Reaffirms Good Ties with Cuba Havana, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya, stated today in this capital city that his Government and Cuba will continue to have a permanent relationship based on principles and solidarity, bilaterally and within the Non-Aligned Movement. Anniversary of Battle of Ogaden Celebrated in Ethiopia (+Photos) Addis Ababa, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Embassy in Ethiopia paid homage to the 163 Cuban fighters killed in the battle of Ogaden, the victory of which occurred 40 years ago marking the end of the Somalian invasion into this neighboring country.