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Daily Archives: May 23, 2011

The relentless attack, the deep antagonism (philosophical?) and the extreme criticism–constant and unrelenting–of capitalist countries, marks the “Roundtable” program Cuban television broadcasts every day for an hour and half starting at 6:30 PM on Channel 6 or Cubavisión. It’s worth mentioning that in Cuba we have only five TV channels and that the super-politicized program–overseen [...] Continue reading
HAVANA -; Cuba's Supreme Court has upheld a Salvadoran man's 30-year prison sentence for bombings that killed an Italian tourist in 1997. The government web portal Cubadebate said ... Continue reading
Cuba's Supreme Court has upheld a Salvadoran man's 30-year prison sentence for a series of bombings that killed an Italian tourist in 1997. Continue reading
AGRESIÓN BRUTAL23-05-2011.José Díaz SilvaRed Cubana de Comunicadores Comunitarios(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Al dirigirme a casa de Francisco Chaviano en Jaimanitas a las 7 am de la mañana con Lázaro Antonio Pérez Gonz&#... Continue reading
For ordinary mortals in Cuba who are informed about what happens in the world through the newspaper Granma, the Roundtable TV show and the Television News, it appears that in Spain capitalism is facing its imminent demise. For many, even the ghost of the Fifth Regiment seems about to rise from the Republican ashes. The [...] Continue reading
Pedro Pablo Oliva La Habana A raíz de que fuera revocado como delegado a la Asamblea Provincial de... Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Deja en claro que 'no tiene ninguna intención' de salir de la Isla y que la '... Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Señaló que durante la vista 'numerosas pruebas demostraron los hechos terro... Continue reading
              DORMIDA  (adj. f.,  p. p.  de   dormir,    del  lat.  dorm?re)   La   cripta  en  carne   cruda,    barniz&nbsp... Continue reading
Sin embargo, activistas cubanos han cuestionado la visión de los prelados sobre el cambio en la isla. Continue reading
JOVEN PRESO SUFRE REPRESALIAS POR ACTIVISMO POLÍTICO DE SU MADRE23-05-2011.Lamasiel GutierrezCorresponsal de Misceláneas de Cuba en Praga, República Checa(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- El prisionero político cubano JosvanyMelchor rec... Continue reading
Cuba autorizó a más de 1,000 comercios a vender libremente materiales de construcción a particulares, un intento por eliminar las irregularidades y los subsidios en el sector. Continue reading
El Instituto Nacional de Deportes de Cuba (Inder) se quejó hoy de que Estados Unidos negó visas al presidente de la Federación Cubana de Gimnasia y al técnico de la medallista olímpica de tiro deportivo Eglys Cruz y concluyó que estas decisiones... Continue reading
DDC La Habana 'Si la Iglesia otorga al César lo que es del César, y el gobierno otorga a Dios lo ... Continue reading
El destacado pintor cubano Pedro Pablo Oliva, destituido de un cargo en la Asamblea del Poder Popular por actitudes políticas críticas, afirmó hoy que expresar sus ideas no lo hacen un “disidente” ni “traidor” y dijo que no piensa abandona... Continue reading
La disidente afirmó que en la mayoría de los casos los trabajadores lo que hacen es dar servicio y "el país lo que necesita es producción" Continue reading
The number of visitors to Cuba rose a hefty 11.9 percent during the first four months of the year, according to official statistics. Nearly 1,180,000 people traveled to the island from January through April, the Oficina Nacional de Estadísticas (ONE) reported, making for a 11.9-percent increase compared to the same period last year. The data did [...] Continue reading
Construcción, EconomíaEl diario oficial Granma señala que la puesta en marcha de este proyecto en enero pasado acarreó “desajustes iniciales” y también “irregularidades” Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Un federativo y un entrenador no pudieron viajar a Estados Unidos recientemente.... Continue reading
The news transmitted by the U.S. government to Cuba via Radio/Television Marti is keeping pace with the times in its use of social networks and multimedia platforms. The update is being organized by Cuban-American Continue reading
Entre el aborto, la escasez de vivienda y la fuga de jóvenes del país provocan la atla tasa de divorcios en la isla. Continue reading
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei was arrested early last month in Beijing on scurrilous charges of tax evasion and was allowed his first family visit only last week. On Friday, Cuban artist Geandy Pavon made Continue reading
Cuba is paying tribute to the T&T Carnival This year Cuba's "Fiesta del Fuego" (Fire Festival) or literally translated as the Festival of Fire, would be incorporating Trinidad ... Continue reading
Relaciones Cuba-EEUULos afectados son el presidente de la Federación Cubana de Gimnasia y el técnico de la medallista olímpica de tiro deportivo Eglys Cruz Continue reading
Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The 9th International Seminar on Satisfactory Longevity and Integral Vision, begins sessions on Monday in this capital, sponsored by the Caribbean Medical Association ... Continue reading
Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Workers and experts from the National Design Office (ONDI) in Cuba are arranging the final details for a successful 11th annual Design Week. With its venue at the ... Continue reading
Communist Party newspaper Granma said Monday that the new shops give Cubans access to building supplies without having to wade through a tangled government ... Continue reading
HAVANA Cuba says more than 1,000 independent shops have opened around the country to sell unsubsidized building materials. Communist Party newspaper Granma said Monday that the new shops give Cubans access Continue reading
It turns out that after the Castro dictatorship decided to remove soap and toothpaste from the list of items rationed to the Cuban slaves on a monthly basis, the popularity of communist toothpaste has Continue reading
HAVANA - Cuba says more than 1,000 independent shops have opened around the country to sell unsubsidized building materials.Communist Party newspaper Granma said Monday that the new shops give Cubans access Continue reading
Tecnología-InternetFacebook, Twitter o los mensajes de texto son ahora los nuevos medios utilizados para facilitar el libre flujo de información en la Isla, además de las emisiones de Radio Martí y TV Martí Continue reading
A joint project to develop tourism links between Cuba and Mexico could open the U.S. tour market to the Caribbean island in the form of vacation packages that combine Mexico and Cuba. The decision by Continue reading
Agencias Miami 'Desde los tiempos del mambo, el cha cha chá y el danzón, este país (México) los... Continue reading
(PRWEB) May 23, 2011 Victorino Noval , the philanthropist who established the Victorino Noval Foundation, has filed a libel lawsuit (Superior Cour of California, County of Riverside case number RIC 10020292) Continue reading
SANTIAGO, Chile, May 23 (UPI) -- The remains of Salvador Allende, the Chilean president overthrown in 1973, were exhumed in Santiago Monday to answer lingering questions on his death. Sen. Isabel Allende, Continue reading
El ruido está más bien relacionado con la pérdida de valores en la sociedad de la isla, especialmente la mentalidad de sálvese quien pueda y la consiguiente falta de consideración al prójimo. Continue reading
El gobierno cubano dice que la población tiene hoy más facilidades que antes para construir una casa pero los materiales siguen brillando por su ausencia. Continue reading
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use diplomatic channels to temporarily keep an international consortium led by Repsol SA from drilling for oil off Cuba. Drilling possibly as early as this summer could threaten Florida tourism and is not in US interests, Nelson told her in a May 19 Continue reading
PARIS - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Regulatory News: Paris, 23 May 2011 Today, 23 May, Pernod Ricard's (Paris:RI) 18,000 employees, operating in 70 countries, are launching initiatives to address a single issue: Continue reading
During the second and last day of the peopleâ??s Civil Defense Meteoro 2011 drill held this Sunday in the Cuban province of Holguin, a packed agenda included practical activities aimed at training the Continue reading
An Argentine tourist has his picture taken in a 1956 Buick in Havana. U.S. tour operators are excited over rules recently spelled out by the Obama administration that promises access to Cuba under ... Continue reading
Something real big and special is launching this evening at Y Art and Framing Gallery, at 26 Taylor Street, Woodbrook. It’s the premiere of the Cuban Art Exhibition which runs for two weeks ... Continue reading
The number of Cubans working in the private sector continues to rise and now includes over 300,000 as a result of President Raul Castro government’s economic reforms that have been implemented ... Continue reading
Publicado el lunes, 05.23.11Reunión interparlamentariaJuan Juan AlmeidaCon el publicitado objetivo de realzar la relación comercial entre ambos países, principalmente en las áreas de cooperación económica y turismo, finali... Continue reading