Montego Bay_ The Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness, presided over the official opening ceremony of the 39th Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (Caricom), Prensa Latina website publishes.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ Mayabeque records a sustained growth of self-employed workers, from its founding in 2011 to the present.

Brasilia_ Militants of social movements are getting ready to begin a hunger strike demanding the freedom of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, a political prisoner 89 days ago, Radio Habana Cuba reported.

Havana_ The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, received the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit, who is visiting the Caribbean nation, Granma newspaper publishes.

Havana_ The 7th Plenary of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party, presided by its First Secretary, Army General Raul Castro Ruz, concluded on Tuesday in Havana after two days of intense work, with a profound analysis of the content of the draft proposal of the Constitution of the Republic.

Washington_ The traditional parade of bands, floats, military and special units, giant balloons and equestrian equipment will be today one of the main attractions on the occasion of Independence Day in the United States, Prensa Latina reports.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ Santa Elena Farm, in Mayabeque, will be part of the Museums and Historical Place Net linked to the investigation, conservation and divulgation of the actions of the Moncada events.

Mayabeque, Cuba_  The educational sector in Madruga, is among the moat benefited with the constructive program boosted by the municipal administration with the popular support, as part of the activities of the movement Creciendo Juntos (Growing Together).

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The Cuban Women Federation (FMC) in Batabano join the directions of Culture and Sports during the present summer season to offer the residents of the communities of the territory, options of sane, cultural and educative recreation.