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Cuba

Santa Clara, Cuba, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) More than 700 teachers from the central Cuban province of Villa Clara will return to the classroom in the upcoming academic year, according to Minister of Education Dr. Ena Elsa Velazquez.


Sports

Madrid, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Argentine Leo Messi, Portugal''s Cristiano Ronaldo and Dutchman Virgil van Dijk are the three nominees for the UEFA Men''s Player of the Year Award, it was today reported.


Science

Jakarta, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) At least seven people died, four were reported missing and 61 were rescued following a fire onboard a ship in waters off the Indonesian province of Sulawesi (southeast), police confirmed Saturday.


Opinion

By Livia Rodriguez Delis

Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Achieving food security continues to be an unavoidable challenge for Cuba, with authorities reinforcing government policies to achieve this goal.


Culture

Port of Spain, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta) opened its doors with the motto of ''Connect, Share, Invest'' the best of regional culture.


Economy

Damascus, Aug 17 ( Prensa Latina) Syria is working to modernize its industry to produce energy and telecommunications cables, and thus reduce imports of these items, according to the sector state-owned company.