The time in Havana, Cuba
Havana, Cuba.-Havana is hosting the international Health 2005 Convention and Commercial Fair Health for All as the two major events of Cuban public health which are being attended by delegations from 50 nations of the world and 40 health ministers.
The event, running at Havana´s Conventions Center until Friday, also includes the participation of specialized publishing houses, and commercial firms in the sector, which will present their products and technology.
Havana, Cuba.-Local authorities in eastern Guantanamo province, where scarce rainfall and severe drought affects the territory, have begun to limit water supply the large state entities and called on the population to rational use of water, which is being supplied through cistern trucks.
Rainfalls have decreased to only 24.3 percent for their historic records in the province, according to the provincial water resources office.
Havana, Cuba.-Cuba´s First Vice-President Miguel Diaz-Canel said in Havana he voted to fulfill his right as citizen. After casting his ballot in the municipality of Playa, Diaz-Canel said this action is a duty, a responsibility and a commitment.
¨When you vote, you take a position, ¨ he said. He said he came filled with the emotion for everything that happened in the last days, very symbolic and meaningful ones, marked by the return of the three heroes that were unfairly imprisoned in the United States.