Havana, Oct. 19. - The main Cuban triathlete, Leslie Amat, will participate today in the World Cup in Togyeong, South Korea, in search of points for the Olympic ladder heading for Tokyo 2020.
In the Americas, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women and the second leading cause of cancer deaths in women. More than 462,000 women are newly diagnosed and approximately 100,000 women die from breast cancer each year. This is expected to increase by 34% in the Americas by 2030, if current trends continue.
Lima, Oct. 19. - The so-called Lima Group, made up governments opposed to that of Venezuela, expressed annoyance over the country´s triumph with its election as a member of the UN Human Rights Council.
Toronto, October 19 - The Cuba Tourism Board has named Lessner Gomez the new Director of the Cuba Tourist Board in Toronto.
Havana, October 19 - The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, will begin a tour of European countries this Sunday, which will include official visits to Ireland, the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation.
American astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir staged on October 18 the first spacewalk, press media reported.
Camagüey, Oct. 19.- The Territorial Office for Standardization (OTN) in this province consolidates its work in the current October, month of Standardization, to commemorate the inclusion of Cuba in the International Organization for Standardization thanks to actions by Ernesto Guevara de la Serna as Minister of Industry.
Camagüey, Oct. 19 - For the second stage of the 59th National Baseball Champ, the local team will have five players to reinforce their roster and, temporarily, four replacement players that make up the Cuba team to the Premier 12 tournament.
Havana, Oct. 19.- President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, attended last night the ceremony to deliver the Maestro de Juventudes Award, held at the José Martí Memorial, where leaders of the Communist Party, the Government, the UJC and several cultural institutions were present.