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8 February, 2023 The plan of 3.5 million tourists in Cuba remains unchanged

Havana, Cuba.- The aim of the Ministry of Tourism (Mintur) of Cuba to attend to 3.5 million foreign visitors this year is maintained, according to a press report. A report by Granma newspaper added on Tuesday that just over 246,000 travelers arrived on the island during the first month of the year, which represented a […]

8 February, 2023 Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek William Saab to visit Cuba

Caracas, venezuela.- Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek William Saab will visit Cuba starting on February 9, when he will fulfill a work agenda, local media reported. In the Cuban capital, Saab will continue strengthening relations between the Venezuelan Public Ministry and Cuban judicial and cultural organizations, the Venezuela News agency published. The agenda includes a meeting […]

8 February, 2023 Parliamentary candidates tour Cuban provinces

Camagüey, Cuba.- All 35 candidates for deputies to the National People’s Power Assembly (Parliament) from Camagüey have arrived to distant places and villages in Cuba’s largest region. The schedule of visits began at the University of Camagüey, a crucial space to forge the country’s future and that catapults in its essence of young people’s will. […]

8 February, 2023 President Diaz-Canel meets with professors at Cuban university

Santa Clara, Cuba.- Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel began his second day of meetings on Tuesday as a candidate to the National People’s Power Assembly (Parliament) with a visit to the Marta Abreu University in central Villa Clara province. The head of State, who is also the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) […]

1 February, 2023 Police brutality in U.S. violates human rights, says Cuban FM

Havana city, Cuba.- Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez on Tuesday said that law enforcement brutality is one of the most serious and systematic violations of human rights in the United States. On Twitter, the Cuban foreign minister pointed out that it is also alarming the more than 1,000 people who die every year in the […]

1 February, 2023 French trade unionist backs pressure against US blockade on Cuba

Paris, France.- Cédric Quintin,general secretary of the General Confederation of Labor (CGT, in French) in the Marne Valley, on Tuesday, advocated for higher pressure in France and Europe opposing the US blockade against Cuba and its extraterritorial scope. We should act so that there is coherence with the French vote at the United Nations General […]

1 February, 2023 Cuba implements a strategy to eliminate leprosy contagion

Havana, Cuba.- Cuba has implemented a strategy to eliminate contagions of leprosy, a curable disease that is not very transmissible and has an average incubation period of five years. Among the priorities are updating the national program against the disease, strengthening surveillance, improving services provision, and the continuous training of the healthcare personnel, patients, family […]

1 February, 2023 International project rehabilitates Cuba’s south coast

Ciego de Avila, Cuba.- The Mi Costa (My Coast) international project, aimed at rehabilitating and protecting coastlines from the effects of climate change, involves Ciego de Avila’s south coast. The initiative will strengthen coastal resilience by improving the availability and quality of water, the healthcare and welfare of communities in areas highly vulnerable to the […]

30 January, 2023 Jazz Plaza 2023 International Festival concludes in Cuba

Havana, Cuba.- The 38th edition of the Jazz Plaza 2023 International Festival will conclude on Sunday after more than 100 concerts in nearly 20 stages, squares, and parks in Havana and Santiago de Cuba. Artists from Cuba, Argentina, Brazil, Cameroon, Spain, France, Congo, Mexico, Italy, Germany, Portugal, Peru, Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Norway, […]

30 January, 2023 One more legal, political and moral impudence against Cuba

Washington, United States.- Last January 12th, legislation was introduced in the House of Representatives of the US Congress which tries to prevent Cuba from being removed from the infamous list of “countries that sponsor terrorism”, in which it should never have been. January 30, 2023 CST00:25 (GMT) -0500 Published by: anonimo This legislation has nothing […]

30 January, 2023 Laos-Cuba Friendship school commemorates José Martí’s 170th birthday

Vientiane, Laos.- In a further demonstration of support and solidarity with the Caribbean nation, students of the “Amistad Laos Cuba” school, on Monday honored the 170th birthday of National Hero José Martí, in front of the bust built there in his memory, . Taking advantage of the occasion,Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam Enna Viant expressed her […]

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 […]

26 January, 2023 India celebrates Cuba’s National Day

New Delhi, India.- The 64th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution and the 63rd anniversary of Cuba-India relations were celebrated in New Delhi on Wednesday in an evening gala attended by officials, diplomats, deputies, business people and friends. Minister of State for External Affairs and Culture Meenakshi Lekhi, who recently returned from an official visit to […]