Havana.- Emerging and re-emerging diseases and health disasters related to weather or other events now constitute a threat to everyone.

Havana.- The University of Medical Sciences in Havana will graduate on July 23 more than 2,400 health professionals, about 870 of them from other nations, official sources said.

Havana.- Cuba's President Raul Castro and China's Xi Jinping will hold official talks in this capital today, and attend the signing of several accords between both nations.

Havana.- An advanced party of the Puerto Rican Solidarity Brigade Juan Rius Rivera arrived in Cuba as an introduction of a visit the group is scheduled to pay in October.

Havana.- The Director-General of World Health Organization (WHO), Margaret Chan, arrived in Cuba, where she will comply with an intensive agenda, including visits to many scientific research centers, Granma newspaper reports today.

Havana.- Ecuador's Vice President Jorge Glas continues today his official visit to Cuba, started on Tuesday, July 8, interested in exploring exchange opportunities between both nations, above all in agribusiness and innovation.