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Cuba

Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Monday recalls the 62nd anniversary of the first Agrarian Reform Law and the six decades of the National Association of Small Farmers (ANAP), the date in which it also celebrates Farmers' Day.


Sports

Moscow, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Chess players from the Republic of Buryatia, in Russia, lost to a Cuban team, in an online contest organized by the Russian Society of Friendship with Cuba (SRAC), according to its official website.


Science

San José, May 17 (Prensa Latina) President Carlos Alvarado claimed that at least 3.5 million Costa Ricans will be vaccinated this year against Covid-19, achieving the so-called 'flock immunity'.


Opinion


Por Osvaldo Cardosa

Brasilia, (Prensa Latina) Convinced that unity leads to victory, former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva began a five-day visit to Brasilia on May 3 to re-establish ties with different political tendencies in the run-up to the 2022 elections in Brazil.


Culture

Brasilia, May 15 (Prensa Latina) The eleventh edition of the traditional Pachamama Border Film Festival begins on Saturday in Brazil in online format because of the Covid-19 pandemic, with the presentation of more than 50 Latin American films.


Economy

Mexico DF, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Mexico, United States and Canada will hold their first formal talks on the Free Trade Agreement (T-MEC) to deal concretely with each side's labor and environmental obligations.