With a significant reduction in precipitations, it is confirmed that drought is one of the conflicts that today most strains the country’s economy and the life of many persons. The expansion of the territories affected by this climatic disaster, less published but equally damaging like a cyclone, has made it necessary to draw up a programme of urgent measures in the country.
Leonardo Padura was one of the writers invited to the 20th edition of the Hay Festival held this year in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, considered one of the most important cultural events of the language in the Latin American sphere.
Oil production and prospecting was confirmed last week as one of the activities in which Cuba is most interested in the participation of foreign capital. Scores of companies from 15 countries came to the 2017 Cuba Oil & Gas Summit in Havana attracted by the geological studies pinning hopes on new discoveries in oil areas of Cuban northern coast.