Etiqueta: Hurricane Irma
5 October, 2017 Ernesto Che Guevara Memorial Ready for Commemorative Event

In Santa Clara, also known as the City of Che, they work intensely to commemorate next October 8 the 50th anniversary of the physical disappearance of Commander Ernesto Che Guevara, and the two decades of the arrival of his remains to the Revolution Square named after him.

2 October, 2017 Workers Union Calls to National Volunteer Work Day

Under the motto Multiplying Efforts in Recovery by the Paths of Triumph, the Workers’ Central Union of Cuba (CTC) has convened a national day of voluntary work for next October 7th.

29 September, 2017 Panama Helps

The First Lady of the Republic of Panama, Lorena Castillo de Varela, gave a new donation from the Panamanian people to the victims of devastating hurricane Irma.

29 September, 2017 Chinese Experts Verify Irma’s Damage in Matanzas

A group of specialists from the Chinese Society of the Red Cross evaluated the damage caused by Hurricane Irma in Cardenas and Marti, two municipalities in the north coast of Matanzas.

28 September, 2017 Bank Loans Granted to Victims of Irma

The Bank of Credit and Commerce (BANDEC) has granted more than 20 credits for financial assistance to victims of Hurricane Irma in the first week of procedures in Las Tunas.

28 September, 2017 Mercedes Lopez Acea Receives First Lady of Panama

The Vice-President of the Council of State, Mercedes Lopez Acea, received this morning the First Lady of Panama, Lorena Castillo de Varela, who visits Cuba to deliver a shipment of donations, as part of the aid offered after the passage of Hurricane Irma.

27 September, 2017 Cuban Foreign Minister Meets with Secretary of State

On Tuesday 26 September, 2017, on the proposal of the Cuban side, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, was received by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, at the State Department.

26 September, 2017 They Produce New Poles in Pinar del Rio

With a heritage exceeding s 86 thousand hectares of forests, the workers of the Macurijes Agroforestry Company, in the municipality of Guane, continue the deliveries of poles to the provinces affected by Hurricane Irma.

26 September, 2017 Cuba Must Have Total Power Coverage on September 30

More than 99 percent of Cuban customers have already electricity after Hurricane Irma, Lazaro Guerra Hernandez, technical director of the Electrical Union said to Cubadebate web site. The executive also anticipated that the restoration work is expected to be completed on 30 September throughout Cuba.

26 September, 2017 Cuban First Vice-President Praises Peace in Angola

The Cuban first Vice-President, Miguel Diaz-Canel, praised this Monday the peace reigning in Angola, where he arrived for the inauguration of the third president in the independent history of the country, Joao Lourenço.

25 September, 2017 National Electoral Commission Sets Elections Schedule

The National Electoral Commission, in pursuit of the Agreement of the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba of September 18 this year, decided to extend until October 30 the nomination assemblies of candidates for delegates to the municipal organ of the People´s Popular.

22 September, 2017 Raul Castro Receives Nicolas Maduro

Near this Thursday midnight, Army General Raul Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received Nicolas Maduro Moros, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, at Jose Marti International Airport

22 September, 2017 Cuba Appreciates International Solidarity

On behalf of the Cuban people I appreciate the solidarity and affection of many governments, parliaments and representatives of civil society, Chancellor Bruno Rodriguez said when intervening in the General Assembly of the United Nations.