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Cuba

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Latin American and European pediatricians will participate in the 28th Conference on that specialty that will begin on January 24, dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the Cuban Society of Pediatrics, the organizers announced today.


Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Center for Studies on Youth informed today that it outlines several activities on the occasion of the International Youth Day, which is celebrated every August 12.


Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 819,749 Cubans living in the country traveled abroad for personal reasons in the last five years, since the update of the migration legislation in January 2013, official data reveal today.


Pretoria, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) South African President Jacob Zuma received today the credentials that accredit Rodolfo Benítez Verson as Cuba''s new ambassador in this country, during a ceremony held at the house of protocol of the presidency in this capital.


Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba received today the Excellence Award as the safest country for tourism at the International Tourism Fair Fitur 2018, which takes place until January 21 in Madrid.


Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The continental qualifying fencing tournament for the Pan American Games of Lima-2019 will be held in this capital between June 4 and 10, local press reported today.


Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Debate and exchange of experiences will focus the Colloquium ''Leonardo Acosta in memoriam'' during the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, a space that begins sessions today at the Factory of Cuban Art, in this capital.


Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Foreign Ministry informed that authorities from Cuba and the United States held the second technical meeting on cooperation on penal matters.


Por María Julia Mayoral

Havana (Prensa Latina) Cuba projects an economic growth of around two percent by 2018, after keeping the positive sign of its GDP in 2017 despite severe financial, material and climatic tensions, the government announced.


By Yadira Cruz Valera

Guantánamo, Cuba Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The DNA analysis of Cuban almiquí specimens provided new evidence on its evolution and the genesis of the fauna in the Caribbean, one of the authors of the study announced today.


Havana (Prensa Latina) Cuba projects an economic growth of around two percent by 2018, after keeping the positive sign of its GDP in 2017 despite severe financial, material and climatic tensions, the government announced.