After paying tribute to Cuban heroes, Lieut.Gen. Antonio Maceo and his assistant Capt. Panchito Gomez Toro, at a Mausoleum in Cacahual, in southwestern Havana, the visitor termed excellent the relations with Cuba.
"I'm thinking about all those who lost their lives while accomplishing internationalist missions, specially in the African continent," said Blanchard Okoi.Continue reading
At a press conference in Havana on Tuesday, along with his companions, Reverend Gradye Parsons, of the US Presbyterian Church, and Rabi Howard Sunny Shnitzer, McCullog noted the need to achieve speed and progress in the dialogue between the two countries to search after the normalization of relations. He assured that efforts to achieve that goal will continue.Continue reading
Since that trade fair opened on Sunday, November 2, offers by national companies have not ceased to attract foreign investment, now in a new legal framework with facilities and benefits to establish and promote mixed businesses or totally foreign capital in priority sectors for the country's economic development.Continue reading
In a meeting held in the Palace of the Revolution, both senior representatives stressed they are working to develop the potential of the existing cooperation.
The Cuban representative stated that Swire's official visit comes at an opportune time, as the island develops the projection of its economic development for the period 2016-2030, and gives priority to its plans until 2020.Continue reading
According to sources from the Foreign Ministry of Cuba, the OPCW chief is attending a Regional Course on medical Aspects of the Assistance and Protection against Chemical Weapons for Latin American and Caribbean countries, on October 20-23.
The sources said that Uzumcu's presence comnsolidates relations and cooperation between Cuba and the OPCW.Continue reading
The lecture will be offered by delegates from the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) in Washington.
Myths, dreams and realities regarding vaccines to fight the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), by U.S. researcher Jose Esparza, is another subject to be discussed today.Continue reading
About 35 papers on the teaching of history, personalities, institutions and social movements were analyzed in three working committees, who met in San Severino Castle, home of the Slave Route Museum.
The forum, organized by the Municipal Assembly of People's Power (mayor's office) and the National Union of Historians, included the discussion pannel Matanzas, towards the 325 anniversary: experiences and challenges.Continue reading
Cornelis reiterated his country's condemnation to the blockade and their adherence to the resolutions of the General Assembly of the United Nations expressing global rejection to this measure that have been approved almost unanimously for 22 years.
Cornelis expressed Indonesian entrepreneurs' interest on increasing their ties in Latin American countries, whose economies are growing and its population represents a large market.Continue reading
At the stairway to the plane, General Raul Castro clasped the hands of each of the members of the Cuban medical team as they left to perform their sworn duty to save lives, said the report which appeared in today's edition of the paper.
The group includes 64 doctors and 102 nurses with more than 15 years of experience. The Ebola virus has killed thousands in western Africa, the paper pointed out.Continue reading
A total of 842 tons of honey, 18 thousand 326 kilograms of wax and 402 kilograms of propóleo had been collected at the end of August , more than at the same period last year, when they delivered one thousand 185 tons, according to Lorenzo Jesús Falcón Sotolongo, director of Matanzas' Base Entrepreneurial Unit .Continue reading
Rufino Neto and Gonzalez discussed the excellent state of relations between Prensa Latina, the International Press Center of Angola 'Anibal de Melo' and the Angolan Press Agency (ANGOP).
Rufino Neto highlighted in particular the links between his agency and Prensa Latina's correspondent in Angola.Continue reading
In the first case, legislators are examining problems with the 2013-2014 sugarcane harvest, which though improved over the year, only achieved 5.3 percent of the 17.5 percent planned increase, due to low industrial performance and organizational shortages.
Another relevant issue is the review of capacities available for processing fruits and vegetables for the food industry.Continue reading
On behalf of Cuban President Raul Castro, the group of veterans from Moscow and the homonymous region were awarded with the First Degree Internationalist Combatant medal, a tribute to internationalism, humanism, courage, friendship, and brotherhood among the two peoples.Continue reading