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Cuba

Havana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban university students will collaborate in the general elections to be held on the Caribbean island on March 11, an action that will contribute to the transparency of this electoral process, local press reported today.


Sports

Havana, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban male former high jumper and still world recordman Javier Sotomayor highlighted the potential of Cuban track and field to face new international competitions, among them the Central American Games in Barranquilla, Colombia this year.


Science

Beijing, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) China made new advances toward the introduction of 5G in mobile telephones with the first call made between its Huawei company and British Vodafone supported in the network, the one with highest connection speed.


Opinion

Brasilia, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) By vote majority, the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies approved today the decree issued by president Michel Temer to order the federal intervention of Rio de Janeiro under the command of General Walter Souza.


Culture

Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The third edition of the La Guayabera 5.0 Technology Fair, a unique event of its kind in Cuba, begins today in this central city with proposals that merge technology and culture for a better society.


Economy

Panama, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The head of the office of the State Council for Chinese Diaspora Affairs, Qiu Yuanping, assured here that the establishment of rtelations with Panama was the most important diplomatic achievement in 2017.