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Cuba

Cuba maintains historic pace in nickel productionHavana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The nickel industry in Cuba today is now capable of producing over 50 thousand tons of this non-ferrous metal, according to the average of recent years, confirmed a director of the Ministry of Energy and Mines (Minem) .


Sports

President of Cuba expresses condolences for death of athleteHavana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, expressed his condolences for the death of the prominent former basketball player Tomas Herrera, who won a bronze medal at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games.


Science

Cuba confirms 38 new cases of Covid-19Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health reported today that in the last hours 38 people were positive when 6,508 tests were carried out to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus.


Opinion

Evo Morales, Jallalla BoliviaBuenos Aires, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) It was a long tense day, but former President Evo Morales was always confident that truth would win and the virtual victory of the MAS (Movement toward Socialism) was the confirmation, bringing hope for a new Bolivia.


Culture

Damascus, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Syrian authorities recovered archaelogical pieces hidden by terrorists in al-Ghantou town, in the central province of Homs, 160 kilometers north of Damascus.


Economy

Brazil's financial market forecasts 5,02% drop in GDP in 2020Brasilia, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's financial market upgraded the domestic economic growth forecast for 2020, and expected the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to face a 5,02% drop, the Central Bank of Brazil said on Monday.