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Cuba

Paris, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Science, Technology and Environment, Elba Rosa Perez, defended today at the One Planet Summit in session here the importance of public finance in fighting climate change.


Sports

Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Pole Vaulter Yarisley Silva and bóxer Julio Cesar La Cruz were voted as the best athletes of Cuba in 2017, it was announced today at a ceremony held at the Coliseum of the Sports City.


Science

Paris, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The human being has already reached the limits ofits growth in height, life expectancy and physical abilities, noted a scientific study published today in the journal Frontiers in Physiology.


Opinion

Por Deisy Francis

Havana (Prensa Latina) We are five people who only wanted to protect their people from those who tried to harm them, that was our only crime, recently expressed the Cuban hero and anti-terrorist fighter Gerardo Hernández.


Culture

Los Angeles, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The movie ''La forma del agua'' (The Shape of Water) by Guillermo del Toro from Mexico, leads with seven nominations the list of Golden Globe nominees, issued today in Beverly Hills, California.


Economy

Caracas, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela exported 500 tons of ferronickel to the Dutch market as part of the state policy aimed at reducing dependence on oil, official sources reported today.