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Cuba

Havana, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Cardiovascular health and its link with diabetes, insulin resistance and nutrition are among topics under discussion at the International Congress on this endocrine disease, which concludes in Havana on Friday.


Sports

Santo Domingo, May 24 (Prensa Latina) President of the Dominican Baseball Federation (Fedobe), Hector Tito Pereyra, died in Santo Domingo from a heart attack, it was released Friday.


Science

Santiago de Chile, May 24 (Prensa Latina) For the second consecutive day, the Metropolitan Region City Hall, which includes Santiago de Chile, has issued an environmental alert for this Friday, given the worsening pollution in the city.


Opinion

Brussels, May 24 (Prensa Latina) The High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini; and Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodriguez, rejectedon Friday Helms-Burton Act, imposed by the US on the island.


Culture

Paris, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has entered a diverse cultural and artistic delegation at the Latin America and Caribbean Week in France, in which it will show the island''s cultural and heritage wealth, diplomatic sources reported on Friday.


Economy

Beijing, May 24 ( Prensa Latina) The Chinese Air Transport Association has announced on Friday it will support domestic air transport companies claiming compensation from the US company Boeing for being forced to halt operations of the 737 MAX 8 ships.