Mayabeque, Cuba_ Mayabeque doubled in 2017 the installed capacities to increase local production and sale of construction materials in relation to 2016. 

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The province of Mayabeque will increase the medical services in 2018. 

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The Center for Protection and Hygiene of the Radiations and Isotopes, both in the province of Mayabeque, bid farewell to 2017 with their integration into the Analytical Laboratories for the Measurement of Environmental Radioactivity (ALMERA), of the International Organization of Atomic Energy (IAEA). 

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The Detachment Ninth Congress of the Committees for the Defense of the Revolution (CDR) takes on various tasks in San José de las Lajas, as part of the program of activities in salute to the great event of the largest mass organization in Cuba. 

Havana_ Cuba's electoral process is starting a new phase today with the actions for the second stage of elections that will end in 2018, Prensa Latina reports. 

Isle of Youth_ The member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) and First Vice-President of the Councils of State and of Ministers Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, noted on Wednesday, the economic advances achieved in the terrotory,  Radio Reloj publishes. 

Kabul_ The terrorist organization Islamic State (IS) claimed today the attack against a Shiite cultural center in this capital of Afghanistan, leaving over 40 people dead and 30 wounded, mostly civilians, the digital site of Prensa Latina reports.

Moscow_ Russian President Vladimir Putin called today as terrorist act the explosion occurred in a store of the  Perekriostak chain, in the northern city of St. Petersburg, with the balance of 13 injured, six of them hospitalized, Prensa Latina reports.  

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The municipality of Güines will count in 2018 with important works of social benefit that have a positive impact on the quality of life of the inhabitants.