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Cuban minister of CITMA calls to systematize Cuba-Caribbean-UNESCO alliances

The need to continue working for the expansion, systematicity and development of capacity building exercises and strategic alliances was highlighted today by Elba Rosa Perez Montoya, Minister of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA), at the closing session of UNESCO's 2nd International School of Sciences, which gathered young people from 19 Caribbean countries at the Cuban Hotel Nacional fr...

China and Cuba cooperate on the Internet matter

Cuba and China are taking steps of cooperation on the Internet area and we intend to continue this close relationship from immediate work, said Wilfredo Gonzalez, Cuba´s first deputy minister in the Ministry of Communications (MINCOM).

New charter flights from United States to Cuba

Despite the growing restrictions imposed by the US government against Cuba, charter flights began from Fort Myers, in Florida, to Havana.

Collaboration programs between Cuba and Russia go as agreed

The collaboration programs between Cuba and Russia are moving forward and as agreed between the two countries, said today Andrei Guskov, ambassador of the Eurasian nation in Cuba.

USA try to discredit Cuba's international health cooperation

The Cuban News Agency transmits the Declaration of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, denouncing the campaign of manipulations carried out by the U.S. government to discredit the work of Cuban health professionals in different countries around the world.

Cuban Chancellor to meet UNESCO Director General today

Audrey Azoulay, director general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), will hold today a meeting with Bruno Rodriguez, Cuba´s Minister of Foreign Affairs, as part of her visit to the Caribbean island.

Cuban VP receives Croatian Ambassador in Havana

Ana Maria Mari Machado, vice president of the Cuban National Assembly of People´s Power and the State Council, received Nives Malenica, Croatian ambassador to Cuba, who arrived in Havana on a courtesy visit.

Cuban FM exchanges with North Korean ambassador in Havana

Cuba and North Korea ratified their votes for strengthening friendship that unites their peoples, according to the exchange held by Bruno Rodriguez, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Caribbean island, and Ma Chol Su, ambassador of the Asian country in Havana.

Cuban MPs with intense work agenda in Lithuania

A delegation of Cuban MPs led by Andres Castro, Chairman of the Standing Committee on Education, Culture, Science, Technology and Environment, is fulfilling a broad agenda of activities in Lithuania.

Cuban FM denounces America´s new measures against his nation

Bruno Rodriguez, Cuba´s Minister of Foreign Affairs, denounced the new measures of the United States government aimed at hindering the entry of oil to the Caribbean island.

UN appreciates Cuban experience on food sustainability

Cuban experience in the application of the Environmental Bases for Local Food Sustainability (BASAL) Project can be implemented in Latin America and the Caribbean, Maribel Gutierrez, Resident Representative of the UN Development Program (UNDP), recommended today.

Technological University opens study center for telecommunications and informatics

The Center for Telecommunications and Informatics Studies (CETI), of the Jose Antonio Echeverria Technological University of Havana, was opened this Wednesday in the presence of Jorge Luis Perdomo, Cuban Minister of Communications.

UNESCO Director-General arrives in Cuba today

Mrs. Audrey Azoulay, Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), arrives today in Cuba on an official visit where she will hold a meeting with the Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodriguez, and carry out other activities.

Famous Argentine expert praises benefits of health system in Cuba

The benefits of the health system in Cuba were exalted in this city by Argentine Dr. Guillermo Zambosco, president of the Foundation for the development of maternal and child health that bears his name.

Cuban FM calls US Secretary of State a liar

Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, Cuban foreign minister, called today U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who accuses Cuba of inciting protests and rebellions in Latin America, a liar.

Cuba attends FAO council session

The 163rd session of the Council of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) started in Rome, Italy, where Cuba attends as an observer state, the Cuban embassy to that European nation reported on Twitter.

Vietnam celebrates anniversary of diplomatic relations with Cuba

The Secretary General of the Communist Party and President of Vietnam, Nguyen Phu Trong, and PM Nguyen Xuan Phu sent a joint congratulatory message to the First Secretary of the Cuban Communist Party, Raul Castro, and President Miguel Diaz-Canel, on the occasion of the 59th anniversary of diplomatic relations between both countries.

Surinamese President starts official visit to Cuba today

The president of Suriname, Desiré Delano Bouterse, will arrive today in Cuba to begin an official visit that will last until next Wednesday, an occasion to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between both nations and strengthen cooperation.

International meeting on information and communication kicks-off today in Havana

Organized by the Faculty of Communication of the University of Havana, the 10th International Meeting of Researchers and Academics of Information and Communication, ICOM 2019, will run from today until next Friday.

Cuba and Canada seek new business opportunities

Yuri Viamontes, Vice Minister of Energy and Mines, leads a Cuban delegation visiting Canada from November 25-29 aimed at strengthening ties between the two nations in different branches of the economy, including industry and iron and steel mechanics in Ontario and Quebec provinces.

Cuba and Nicaragua commit to safe migration

During the first round of migratory talks between Cuba and Nicaragua, both delegations expressed their willingness to work for legal, safe and orderly migration, Ana Teresita Gonzalez, Cuban deputy minister of foreign affairs, stated today.

French senate receives Cuban parliamentary delegation

A delegation of Cuban MPs visiting France was received today at the Senate of that European nation at a meeting that highlighted the positive development of interparliamentary ties between the two countries.

Cuba accuses U.S. of using pretexts to close diplomatic missions

Cuba accused the United States today of implementing an irrational series of measures to tighten the blockade and lies seeking pretexts to close their respective diplomatic missions.

Cuba warns European Parliament about alleged political prisoner

Cuban Ambassador to Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union, Norma Goicochea, expressed today an open letter addressed to the European Parliament with arguments demonstrating that Jose Daniel Ferrer is not a political prisoner in Cuba, as the United States intends to present him.

Third Cuban energy, oil and gas conference kicks off today in Havana

The 3rd Cuba Conference on energy, oil and gas opens today at Havana´s Melia Cohiba Hotel with a key objective: the start of this year's Cuba Oil (CUPET) bidding round.

Vice president of the Cuban parliament receives Russian party leader

Ana Maria Mari Machado, vice president of the National Assembly of People's Power and the Council of State, received today at Havana's Capitol to Serguei Mironov, president of the Just Russia Party, who is making an official visit to Cuba.

Cuba and the European Union to discuss unilateral coercive measures

The second Cuba-European Union dialogue on unilateral coercive measures will take place next Friday in Havana, as a follow-up to the meeting held in November 2018 in Brussels, Belgium.

Cuba denounces attacks by US embassy in Havana

Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, Cuba´s Minister of Foreign Affairs, denounced today that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on his embassy in Havana to " meddle in the internal affairs of a sovereign country.

Tribute to Fidel at the University of Havana, with the presence of Díaz-Canel

A political-cultural evening was held on Monday night on the legendary steps of the University of Havana on the third anniversary of the physical disappearance of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, attended by the Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel.

President Diaz-Canel receives religious leaders

The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel received this Monday afternoon Rudelmar Bueno de Faria and James E. Winkler, general secretaries of the Joint Alliance of Churches and of the National Council of Churches of Christ of the United States, together with the Brazilian theologian Frei Betto, Antonio Santana Hernandez and Joel Ortega Dopico, president and executive secretary of t...

Cuba in the world

Many are the solidarity and gratitude expressions that have been raised in different parts of the world to honor the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on the occasion of the third anniversary of his death.

Second Secretary of the Cuban communist party receives the president of Russian party

The Second Secretary of the Cuban communist party, Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, received on Monday afternoon the President of the Just Russia Party, Serguei Mironov, who is making an official visit to our country.

Nicolas Maduro highlights Fidel Castro's historical legacy

Nicolas Maduro, President of Venezuela, emphasized today on Twitter the struggle of Fidel Castro to strengthen equality, unity and self-determination of the Cuban people.

Cubans in South Africa honor Fidel Castro

HAVANA, Nov. 25 (ACN) A representation of Cuban diplomats and health, education, construction and defense collaborators in South Africa gathered at the Freedom Park, in Pretoria, to pay tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on the third anniversary of his death.

Cuba and China highlight Fidel Castro's role in increasing friendship between both countries

On the occasion of the third anniversary of Fidel Castro's death, authorities from China and Cuba recognized the contribution of the leader of the Revolution to the permanent increase of ties between both countries, Prensa Latina reported.

Cuba in the world

Chinese President Xi Jinping reiterated the eternal nature of the friendship between his country and Cuba when he received credentials from the new Cuban ambassador to Beijing, Carlos Miguel Pereira.

Cuba and Cayman Islands discussed about migration in Havana

The 4th Round of Migratory Talks between Cuba and the Cayman Islands will took place yesterday to evaluate the behavior of the migratory flow between both sides, noted the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The working sessions also evaluated compliance with the Convention on Bilateral Migration, the Ministry reported on its website.

Cuba thanked Turkmenistan for support against US blockade

Vepa Hajiyev, First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, received Alfredo Nieves, Cuban Ambassador in Azerbaijan, diplomatic sources reported.

Cuba to hold World AIDS Day

"In the face of HIV, community participation makes the difference" is the slogan that this year marks Cuba's celebration of World Day for the response to HIV/AIDS on December 1.

Cuban FM denounces the aggressive US policy against Cuba

Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, Cuban foreign minister, stated on Twitter that the U.S. government complements the economic war against Cuba with meddling in the country's internal affairs and open political subversion.