National news

Havana: The Cuban Minister of Public Health, José Ángel Portal highlighted the importance of the Maternal and Child Care Program, one of the priorities that this institution maintains today, Prensa Latina publishes.

Havana: The National Road Center plans to place this year about 100 thousand tons of asphalt on the National Highway, as part of the country's strategy to prevent further deterioration of the roads and boost their repair, Radio Reloj publishes.

Havana: The 60th edition of the Official Gazette publishes the text of the new electoral legislation approved in July by the National Assembly of Popular Power, Prensa Latina reports.

Havana: The Microphone and the 95th Anniversary Seal, two of the most important awards that prestige the radio in Cuba, were awarded this Tuesday, in Havana, to a group of filmmakers, artists, managers and technicians with a high sense of belonging and consecration, Radio Cubana publishes.

Ciego de Ávila, Cuba: The entry into operation of a mechanized center in the Ciegoplast company, in Ciego de Ávila, a pioneer in the country in developing high density polyethylene ducts, will minimize the importation of the elements used in the conductors of water of large diameters, Radio Reloj publishes.

Havana: "The policy of the United States (US) government poses a growing threat to international stability," said Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez on the social network Twitter.