Society

26 January, 2023 Cuba appreciates Chile’s medical donation to fire victims in Matanzas

Havana, Cuba.- Cuban representatives on Wednesday expressed gratitude for the donation of medicines and medical supplies from the Chilean Government, due to the recent large-scale fire at the Supertanker Base in the Matanzas industrial zone. The general director of International Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Alba Rosa Alarcon, commented that […]

25 January, 2023 Cuba expresses support for Venezuela, Nicaragua and Bolivia at Celac

Buenos Aires, Argentine.- Cuba expressed its firm solidarity with the governments of Venezuela, Nicaragua and Bolivia, subjected to persistent destabilization attempts, at the at the Celac Summit on Tuesday. In his speech before the delegations from 33 countries participating in the 7th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Latin American […]

17 January, 2023 Cuban province works to improve tourism service

Matanzas, Cuba.- Achieving an improvement in tourism in order to provide a better service is one of the purposes of the Cuban province of Matanzas for the current year. According to the tourism delegate in said demarcation, Ivis Fernández, the gradual revival of Varadero’s nightlife is one of the actions aimed at strengthening the tourist […]

12 January, 2023 Western Union resumes remittances to Cuba with pilot program

Washington, United States.- After a two-year halt, Western Union (WU) has quietly resumed family remittance to Cuba through a pilot program with the hope of expanding its operations in the future, the company says, a much-anticipated step that provides Cuban-American families with a more reliable way to aid their families in Cuba. “It is with […]

11 January, 2023 Cuba’s Gaviota Group agrees contract with Roc Hotels

Havana, Cuba.- Cuba’s Gaviota Tourism Group and the Spanish chain Roc Hotels agreed to sign a hotel administration and commercialization contract, according to a message distributed in Havana. The statement from the parties expresses that the deal points to the Hotel Lagunas del Este II (Ex Ocean Casa del Mar) which will be marketed under […]

10 January, 2023 Projections and challenges of Cuban economic society

Havana, Cuba.- The Sociedad Económica de Amigos del País (SEAP), the oldest NGO in Cuba, currently has among its leading projections and challenges, the promotion of its history and legacy of more than two centuries of existence. Sprung from the renewing ideas of the European Enlightenment, during the 18th century, SEAP, which marked its 230th […]

9 January, 2023 Bolsoranists are emulators of Trumpists, says Cuban president

Havana, Cuba.- The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, pointed out parallels between the actions today by Bolsoranists against the Brazilian president Luis Inacio Lula da Silva and that of Trumpists in the US Capitol in January 2021. The president shared on Twitter some images of the assailants to Brasilia government buildings as part of the […]

6 January, 2023 47 French deputies make up France-Cuba friendship parliamentary group

Paris, France.- The France-Cuba Friendship Group of the French National Assembly in its 16th Legislative meeting is made up of 47 deputies from different forces and political tendencies, a statement says. The communist leader André Chassaigne (Democratic and Republican Left) heads the group, whose vice-presidents are Rodrigo Arenas (La France Insumise), Eléonore Caroit and Raphaël […]

5 January, 2023 Cuban Customs keeps confronting illicit activities on the border

Havana, Cuba.- The head of Customs at the José Martí International Airport in the Cuban capital, Jorge Luis Bubaire, affirmed that the agency continues today to confront illicit activities at the border. In 2022, 15 drug trafficking operations were thwarted at that point, which met with the firm hand of the officials and allowed to […]

29 December, 2022 Vietnam to invest in Cuba’s tourism sector

Hanoi, Vietnam.- Everything is quite advanced for Vietnam to operate in Cuba’s tourism sector some time in 2023, Ambassador Orlando Hernandez Guillen announced here on Tuesday. At first, Vietnamese companies will undertake the restoration of two hotels and will build one in Havana, the Cuban diplomat told Prensa Latina. While assessing 2022 in terms of […]

27 December, 2022 Cuban Prime Minister called to promote urban agriculture

Havana, Cuba.- Cuban Prime Minister, Manuel Marrero, called today to take advantage of the potential of Cuban urban, suburban and family agriculture program to guarantee food supplies to citizens. The head of Government participated in the commemorative act for the 35th anniversary of this movement, where he urged to continue strengthening production units and incorporate […]

27 December, 2022 Cuba highlights strengthening of ties with its citizens abroad

Havana, Cuba.- Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said on Friday that 2022 witnessed the strengthening of ties between the Cuba and its nationals abroad. The foreign minister assured, on his Twitter account, that the ties were evidenced in the business and investment panel at the Havana International Fair, the Regional Meeting of Cuban Residents in Europe […]

1 December, 2022 Cuba and Peru to hold round of talks on migration

Havana, Cuba.- The 1st Round of Talks on Migration Issues between Cuba and Peru will take place virtually on Wednesday, according to the Nation and Emigration website. Ambassador Maria Antonia Masana, general director of Peruvian Communications abroad and Consular Affairs of the Foreign Ministry, will head the Peruvian delegation. According to the information, the Cuban […]