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Cuba

Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The 8th Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) ends today after four days of work in which the socialist course of Cuba was reaffirmed and the model and guidelines for this endeavor were updated.


Sports

Havana, (Prensa Latina) With the hiring of Anisley Lopez, Rosangela Jardines and Sarai Gongora, Cuban softball raised to six the number of players contracted in the A1 series in Italy.


Science

Moscow, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Drinking water above 40 degrees in the morning, reducing total caloric content and limiting sweets and fats consumption are strongly recommended to lower cholesterol, Russian Endocrinologist at the Faculty of Fundamental Medicine of Moscow State University and Scientific Director of the Clinic for Systemic Medicine Zujra Pávlova said, while recalling that excess cholesterol can be harmful to health and therefore it is critical to find a balance.


Opinion

New government, same crisis in HaitiPort-au-Prince, (Prensa Latina) Haiti has a new acting prime minister, the sixth one appointed since Jovenel Moïse's inauguration in February, 2017, and the fourth without being ratified by the National Assembly, all this amid the escalation of the political crisis and insecurity in the country.


Culture

Washington, (Prensa Latina) Over 80 international films will be screened today at the 37th Chicago Latino Film Festival, whose virtual program is dedicated to moviegoers living in six States of that nation.


Economy

Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia begins this Sunday in Hainan, southern China, attended by thousands of delegates from different nations to analyze initiatives in order to speed up the global economy recovery.