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Cuba

Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The year 2018 saw the highest growth in scientific categorization, doctoral defenses and master''s degrees in the Cuban National Health System, highlighted Tuesday on Twitter Health Minister Jose Angel Portal.


Sports

Tokyo, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Olympic Committee President Tsunekazu Takeda denied the allegations that France presented against him for allegedly briberies to winning bid of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.


Science

Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Science Day is celebrated on Tuesday with the dedication to the sector of more than 86,000 people and the execution of 33 national programs directed towards the strategic axes and sectors of the country.


Opinion

La Paz,  (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales criticized the position of the Organization of American States (OAS), not wanting to recognize as legitimate the government of Venezuela, led by Nicolas Maduro.


Culture

Havana, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) The 34th International Festival Jazz Plaza 2019 begins on Monday with a concert by contrabassist Gaston Joya at 6:30 p.m. local time, at Teatro Nacional de Cuba''s Covarrubias hall.


Economy

Moscow, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The attempt to use unilateral sanctions to obtain trade dividends is one of the challenges for world economy, denounced today Russian Prime Minister, Dmitri Medvedev.