Joao Pablo Fariñas González
11 July, 2016 Cuba: Efforts to Expand Internet Services

Havana, Cuba.-One of the matters captivating the attention on Wednesday of deputies of the National Assembly of the People’s Power, met at Havana’s Convention Center prior to its seventh regular period of sessions, was the expansion of Internet services on the island. As it was made known, one of the main programs on which Cuba […]

8 July, 2016 US Authorizes Flights to Cuba to Eight Commercial Airlines

Havana, Cuba.-The government of the United States authorized eight commercial airlines to fly to Havana officially, as announced by US Transport Secretary Anthony Foxx Thursday. The airlines that obtained the authorization for flights to Havana are: Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines y United Airlines. The […]

8 July, 2016 New Image for Havana Club 7 Years at Fair

Havana, Cuba.-Havana Club International S.A. (HCI) has presented a new image for the ”Añejo 7 Years” rum at the first international Fair of Food, Equipment and Technology – Alimentos Cuba 2016, which concludes today in Havana. The exhibition, which was open for three days, is organized by Fira Barcelona (Spain) and PABEXPO (Cuba). Some 10 […]

5 July, 2016 Cuban Legislators Analyze Epidemiological Situation of the Country

Havana, Cuba.-The legislators of the Health and Sports Commission of the Cuban Parliament are today discussing the epidemiological situation in the country and the impact of the measures adopted to prevent the spread of tropical diseases such as dengue, zika and chikungunya. The commission will also monitor the repair, expansion and growth of residential homes […]

5 July, 2016 Romanian Culture to Arrive in Havana

Havana, Cuba.-The fourth Rumanian Cultural Day will take this week the historical center of this capital, stated in a bulletin the Romanian Ambassador to Havana, Dumitru Preda. This July 5 at 11 a.m., the Palace of Lombillo in the Square of the Havana Cathedral will host the photographic exhibition with its opening “Romania: Nations and […]

5 July, 2016 Cuban Scientists Discover Neuroprotective Effect of Molecule

Havana, Cuba.-A team of Cuban scientists discovered the molecule called JM-20 that protects the nervous system from own degenerative brain injury, Granma newspaper released today. Researchers found in preclinical studies the neuroprotective characteristics in the molecule. It could contribute to the development of new treatments to face cerebral ischemia, the newspaper states. According to the […]

5 July, 2016 German Director to Lead Concert by Cuban Symphony orchestra

Havana, Cuba.-German director Tomas Gabrish will lead the first summer concert of the National Symphony Orchestra at the Covarrubias Hall in the National Theater, said a statement today. Gabrish will lead the Symphony Number Five by Austrian composer Gustav Mahler, said a statement issued by the office for Public Relations and Promotion of the orchestra. […]

5 July, 2016 Canadian NGO Awards Cuban Doctors against Ebola

Ottawa, canada.-Canadian non-governmental organization Help to Fight Ebola (HFEC) delivered an award called Friends of Humanity in Africa to the government of Cuba and the Cuban doctors who helped to fight the ebola virus. The distinction was received in a special ceremony, byt eh Cuban General Consul in Toronto, Canada, Javier Domokos Ruiz, on behalf […]

4 July, 2016 Cuban Parliament Begins Sessions

Havana, Cuba.-The 8th session of the People’s Power National Assembly of Cuba (Parliament) began its 7th session today, focused on the progress of the economy and other important issues for the society. Gathered in 10 commissions or permanent working groups from the legislative entity, some 612 legislators will also discuss the implementation of the economic […]

4 July, 2016 Cuban Parliament, the Result of a Genuine Democratic Aspiration

Havana, Cuba.-Cuban Parliament today started one of its regular sessions, and it is identified as a result of the historical development of the island and the genuine crystallization of the democratic aspirations of its people. Officially named as the National Assembly of People’s Power, the legislative body has its antecedents in the first Constituent Assembly, […]

4 July, 2016 National Economy and Service Quality Top Cuban Parliament’s Agenda

Havana, Cuba.- Cuban deputies to debate this week on topics of vital importance for todays society as the application of economic and social directives and the march of the plan of the economy. Distributed in 10 commissions or permanent work groups of the Peoples Power National Assembly (parliament), in the 7th period of ordinary sessions […]