Kidnapped Cuban doctors Assel Herrera and Landy Rodríguez are presumed dead.

Cuba on Friday expressed its willingness to continue to take steps to clarify the situation of doctors Assel Herrera Correa and Landy Rodríguez Hernández, who were kidnapped in Kenya five years ago and are presumed dead.

Adelquis Téllez González, the delegate of  the Palacón distric, in Las Tunas.

When he walks through the streets of the community of Palancón and sees the transformation this neighborhood has undergone for the good of its inhabitants, Adelquis Téllez González feels a healthy pride that runs through his skin and floods his thoughts.

Azutecnia's welding workshop.

In the welding workshop of the Azutecnia basic business unit (UEB in Spanish) in Las Tunas, the 10 workers who make up the collective overcome material difficulties, and every day, in the face of every challenge, they squander talent and dedication to build or repair agricultural implements and machinery for the sugar harvest -their raison d'être- and other tasks necessary for the economy.

CARDINAL Transport Company opened an annex classroom for workers training.

For the Provincial Passenger and General Cargo Transportation Company (CARDINAL, in Spanish) Las Tunas, the improvement of its workers was an incentive for the opening of the Mechanical and Automotive Engineering course, which gave its first day of classes last weekend.

The potato harvest would begin in a few days.

During the cold season (September-February) in Las Tunas, about seven hectares (ha) of potatoes were planted in ecological conditions, figures that show an increase about the same period last year.