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Cuba

Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) The Provincial Defense Council (CDP) in Pinar del Rio described on Tuesday as essential the strict compliance with the measures to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic to avoid a setback in containing the spread of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.


Sports

Messi donates 50 ventilators to Rosario hospitals in ArgentinaBuenos Aires, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Argentine Lionel Messi donated 50 ventilators to several hospitals in his hometown of Rosario in Argentina, one of the several hit by Covid-19.


Science

Bogota, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Colombia's and Peru's governments agreed on Tuesday on a joint plan of action to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic in border areas in order to preserve lives and contribute to the normalization of economic activity.


Opinion

By Yolaidy Martínez

Beijing, (Prensa Latina) China faces growing challenges in its relations with the United States and the West leading it to stand in defense of its sovereignty, without abandoning its commitment to negotiations and cooperation as the best remedy to any difference.


Culture

Rome, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) The 34th edition of Il Cinema Ritrovato Festival (The Rediscovered Cinema), Bologna 2020, will screen three restored films by Cuban director Tomas Gutierrez Alea, the island's Embassy in Italy confirmed in Rome.


Economy

Diving stands out in Cuba's wetland tourism productCienaga de Zapata, Cuba, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Blessed by nature, this Cuban region, home to the best preserved wetland in the insular Caribbean, is an excellent place to practice ecotourism advancing today in the recreational option of scuba diving.