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Cuba

Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The 8th Congress of the National Union of Architects and Construction Engineers of Cuba (Unaicc) continues today its debates on how to take advantage of the organization´s potential to contribute to the development of Cuban society.


Sports

Santo Domingo, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Carib Wind Cabarete International Sailing Regatta started today in the province of Puerto Plata with 29 participants, representing 11 countries.


Science

Washington, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists have developed a noninvasive blood test that can detect signs of eight types of cancer long before any symptoms of the disease arise.


Opinion

Moscow, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Vladimir Putin''s popularity remains close to 80 %, in the middle of the electoral campaign ahead of the presidential elections in March, for which no more than 17 candidates are presented.


Culture

Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban historian Pedro Pablo Rodríguez will receive the National Cultural Research Award 2017 on January 24, for the work of life, the Juan Marinello Institute announced today.


Economy

Caracas, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Victor Cano, Minister for Ecological Mining Development, informed today that the Orinoco Mining Belt yielded 540 kilos of gold to the Central Bank of Venezuela (BCV) in its first delivery of 2018.