Etiqueta: National Assembly of People’s Power
19 March, 2018 Final Results of General Elections in Cuba

The National Electoral Commission reported as the final result that 85.65 per cent of the total of voters exercised their right to vote in the general suffrages held last March 11.

15 March, 2018 Elections, Democracy and History: the New Parliament

HAVANA, Cuba.- Three hundred and thirty eight Cubans will assume for the first time the responsibility of being parliamentarians, and thus was ratified by the millions of voters who attended the polls last Sunday. Of the total number of parliamentarians elected, 47.4 per cent are constituency delegates, which means that all the municipalities in the […]

14 March, 2018 President of Parliament Recognizes Cuban Press´s Work

Esteban Lazo Hernandez, President of the National Assembly of People’s Power, sent a congratulation message on the occasion of the day dedicated to the Cuban press, which is of extraordinary value to strengthen links between parliamentarians and the people.

28 February, 2018 Good Progress in Cuban Electoral Process

The Cuban electoral process takes place in a clean way and without the hustle and bustle of campaigns and politicking, Carlos Rafael Fuentes, candidate for the Parliament, said.

19 February, 2018 Voting Time for Cuba

Elections without compromise, without fraud, without demagoguery, without politics. No one had to aspire, because it was not the personal aspirations that determined the nomination of a candidate but the collective aspirations.

15 February, 2018 MEPs Declare Themselves against Blockade

Parliamentarians of Europe ratified this Wednesday in Havana their willingness to strengthen actions to contribute to the lifting of the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States against Cuba.

12 October, 2017 Cuban Doctors Denounce Impact of Blockade

A few days after Cuba denounces in the United Nations the aggressive policy of Washington against the island, the Health and Sport Commission of the National Assembly of People´s Power held a public hearing in Havana to denounce the economic and financial siege impacting on the people.

11 October, 2017 MEPs Receive Cuban Minister of Culture

MEPs of various parties met this Wednesday with the Minister of Culture of Cuba, Abel Prieto, to whom they expressed their solidarity and the decision to support as much as possible the Caribbean nation.

14 July, 2017 Raul Castro Closes Ordinary Session of Cuban Parliament

The President of the Councils of State and of Ministers, Army General Raul Castro, pointed out that despite the financial tensions the Gross Domestic Product grew 1.1 per cent in the first semester, which denotes a change in the sign of economy compared to last year.

13 July, 2017 Deputies Learn about Hydrologic Situation in Cuba

In a meeting before the eighth regular session of the ninth legislature of the National Assembly of People´s Power, Cuba parliamentarians were updated on the country’s hydrologic situation.