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Cuba

Cuban president receives director of Royal Spanish AcademyHavana, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel received the Director of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) and President of the Association of Spanish Language Academies, Santiago Muñoz, who is visiting Cuba.


Sports

Paris,  (Prensa Latina) Cuban high jumper Luis Enrique Zayas is celebrating his second victory in indoors contests in Europe, after winning the Val de Reuil athletics meeting in France.


Science

Hanoi, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam is currently maintaining preventive measures against the cases of coronavirus in Vinh Phuc province, receiving medical care the 11 cases detected there, out of the 16 total cases registered in the country.


Opinion

Ramonet warns about the failure of neoliberal policiesFotosPL: Manuel Muñoa
Havana,  (Prensa Latina) There is a widespread feeling that the inequalities of neoliberal globalization can no longer be accepted, said Spanish-French journalist Ignacio Ramonet on Thursday at the 12th International Congress University 2020.


Culture

FotosPL: Jorge Pérez
Havana, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The 29th International Book Fair (IBF) concludes this Sunday in this capital with dance, music and theater shows, in addition to the usual sales of volumes.


Economy

Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) Irregularities in projects worth 554 billion pesos (30.2 billion dollars) were detected during the government of President Enrique Peña Nieto (2012-2018), the Public Function reported.