National news

Havana, Cuba: Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla said on Monday that Cuba gives high priority to its relations of friendship and cooperation with all the Pacific island states, Radio Reloj publishes.

Havana: Corporation Cuba Ron S.A. and a subsidiary of the company Diageo signed Monday in Havana the establishment of a joint venture with the purpose of boosting Santiago de Cuba rum production, Prensa Latina publishes.

Havana: Joy will take over every piece of Cuban land today, to live intensely and enjoy the International Youth Day and add another memorable chapter to this hot summer of 2019, the Cuban News Agency publishes.

Havana, Cuba: Scientists from 50 countries, including Cuba, will participate in the International Course on Dengue, Zika and other emerging arboviruses, which will take place in this capital from August 12 to 23 at Pedro Kourí Institute of Tropical Medicine (IPK) , Radio Rebelde website publishes.

Havana, Cuba: Cuba will participate in the 50th Pacific Islands Forum, to be held in the Republic of Tuvalu, on August 13, publica Radio Reloj.

Villa Clara, Cuba: The Chichí Padrón Feed Factory, in Villa Clara, undergoing a process of modernization is just over 95 percent in execution, Radio Reloj publishes.