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Cuba

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Friday stated that the Helms-Burton Act hardens the policy of blockade against Cuba and aims to impose a regime to the liking of the United States government.


Sports

Tokyo,  (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

Rome, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) announced Friday that the First International Conference on Food Safety will be held in Addis Ababa on February 12-13.


Opinion

By Cosset Lazo Perez

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Debating the truth in journalism and new technologies is to fulfill the requirement of modern information, Brazilian journalist Beto Almeida said in Havana Friday.


Culture

New York, USA, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) More than flamenco promises today the Cuban company Irene Rodriguez to the public that awaits her in New York for her performances next Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Joyce Theater.


Economy

Mexico, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced on Friday the new gas distribution plan and a call to 2,000 drivers who wish to drive the 500 new tanker trucks purchased for that purpose.