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Havana, Cuba.-The leader of The Nation of Islam, Louis Farrakhan said in Barbados that Fidel Castro made solidarity among the peoples the reason of his existence.
The leader of the US religious movement made his statement during a meeting with Barbadian activists, attended by Cuban ambassador Lissette Perez, according to the island's Foreign Ministry.
Havana, Cuba.-The new Cuban labor code, recently adopted by the National Assembly (Parliament), is in tune with the country's social reality as it recognizes both the state socialist companies as major economic structure and the non-state sector.
For the first time, the code establishes the working relations between individuals in the private sector, as part of its regulations of such links between employers and employees.
Havana, Cuba.-One million 800 thousand students will be at Cuban schools on September 1 as the 2014-2015 school years opens on the island, according to preliminary figures cited by Education minister Ena Elsa Velasquez.
In all, 10 thousand 366 schools will open for the period with over 172 thousand teachers and professors, the official noted. The new course adds to its technical and professional formation agenda new courses, such mid-level technician in city planning, laboratory and basic specialties for the Cuban pharmaceutical industry.