Paris_ France will launch a broad surveillance and protection mechanism for the celebrations of the end of the year and the arrival of 2018, which includes the mobilization of almost 140 thousand members of the security forces, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.

Havana_ The Communications Company of Cuba will market in 2018 the Internet service through mobile phones, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.

Cienfuegos, Cuba_ The Spanish Company Meliá, together with the Cuban Gran Caribe chain, will start on January 14 the exploitation in minimal conditions of the San Carlos hotel, located in the heritage zone of the city of Cienfuegos, confirmed directors of the tourism sector.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ Researchers from the National Center for Agricultural Health (CENSA) of San José de las Lajas reached an impact on the agricultural production of Mayabeque and Cuba during this 2017.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The saxophonist from Madruga, Víctor Martínez,  composed the lyrics and music of the anthem dedicated to Mayabeque that will represent the youngest province in the country.

Moscow_ The Central Electoral Commission of Russia authorized the president, Vladimir Putin, to begin the proselytizing campaign and the collection of 300 thousand signatures as an independent candidate, ahead of next March's elections, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.

Washington_ The agenda of US President Donald Trump, during 2017, was marked to a large extent by the abandonment of rules, measures and agreements of past administrations, especially those adopted by his predecessor, Barack Obama (2009-2017), Prensa Latina reports.

Havana_ The vice president of the Council of Ministers of Cuba, Ricardo Cabrisas, highlighted the advances in the autonomy of companies and the granting of faculties to them in the country, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.

Havana, Cuba_ The Cuban sanitary system reached favorable indicators in Public Health in 2017, including an infant mortality rate of 4.1 per thousand live births, the lowest historical rate in the country, said Roberto Morales, Minister of Health Public, Radio Reloj publishes.