Nueva Gerona _ Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel visited areas of the special municipality of Isle of Youth affected earlier this week by Hurricane Michael, Prensa Latina publishes.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The delivery of the blue neckerchief, which takes place annually on October 8, in homage to the Heroic Guerrilla and the beginning of the Camilo-Che Journey throughout the Island, took place in Melena del Sur.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The Base Business Unit (UEB) Muebles Signo de Batabanó, obtains results in the application of measures that contribute to the saving of electricity.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The member of the political bureau of the Communist Party of Cuba and first vice president of the Councils of State and Ministers, Salvador Valdés Mesa call to begin early the harvest season to increase the production of sugar, when interacting with the work collective of the Commander Manuel Fajardo Sugar mill , from the municipality of Quivicán in Mayabeque.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ Important events will mark the Day of the Cuban Culture in the municipality of Batabanó, which will run until October 20.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The national scientific event " The Values We Defend 2018", will live its seventh edition on October 23 and 24 at the Agrarian University of Havana Fructuoso Rodríguez Pérez, dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the wars for the national independence.

Beirut_ The sanctions of the United States will affect the health sector in Lebanon if the Islamic Resistance or Hezbollah assumes the corresponding Ministry in the next government, Prensa Latina reports.

Havana_ The president of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, has today over 24 thousand followers on Twitter, two days after opening his account in that social network, Prensa Latina reports.

Brasilia_ A study conducted by the consultancy Idea Big Data revealed that the candidate for the Workers Party (PT), Fernando Haddad, has increased in recent days his acceptance among voters in 16,62 percentage points, which makes the distance between both presidential candidates shortened by eight percent compared to the first round, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.