National news

Havana_ The general director of the Telecommunications Research and Development Institute, Glauco Guillén, announced that when all the conditions are met, it will take place a transition of the Educativo Channel, the first that will stop broadcasting in analogue version to do so in the digital one, Radio Rebelde publishes.

Havana, Cuba_ The University of Havana (UH) was ranked among the 20 best Latin American universities with a view to the year 2019, according to the QS University Rankings Latin America, which has just been announced, , Granma newspaper publishes.

Havana_ The University of Informatics Sciences (UCI) offers Cubans four new products, as part of the process of computerization of society, said today the head of commercial management of the center, Luís Rosel Rodríguez, Prensa Latina publishes.

Bayamo_ First city free from the Spanish colonialism in Cuba and scene of events that led to the formation of the Cuban nation, Bayamo, celebrates today 505 years and is consolidated as a bastion of the Cuban Revolution, Radio Reloj publishes.

Havana, Cuba_ A dozen gold medals to the quality and other recognitions obtained the Cuban products exhibited at the International Fair of Havana (FIHAV), which closed its doors the day before in the capital after five days of negotiations and exchanges.

The President of the Councils of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, was received by the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin Palace, Cubadebate publishes.