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Daily Archives: June 8, 2011

HAVANA, Cuba.-Chinese VP Xi Jinping, who is on a three-day official visit to Cuba, toured on Monday morning the Vedado polyclinic-school in Havana, where he received details of the health services offered Continue reading
Havana.- The company Air Nicaragua will link Managua and Havana from next July, which will increase multi-destination travel, said the company Havanatur. The note recalls that the announcement was made Continue reading
The man who as a child liked to play with toy soldiers, and now is General of the Army and President of Cuba, turned 80 on June 3, 2011. Raúl Modesto Castro Ruz has just entered the club of octogenarian Cuban leaders. He was the third son from the marriage formed between the Galician Ángel [...] Continue reading
Vice-President Xi Jinping toured a joint oil exploration project in Cuba near the end of a three-day visit during which the two countries signed economic accords that include the expansion of a refinery, Cuban state media said Continue reading
MADRID, 8 Jun. (EUROPA PRESS) - La familia del disidente cubano Orlando Zapata Tamayo abandonará este jueves Cuba, rumbo a Estados Unidos, después de recibir en la madrugada del martes al miércoles las cenizas del opositor y con la esperanza de s... Continue reading
Agencias Madrid El mensaje se envió en la presentación del libro 'Iglesia y revolución en Cuba',... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jun 8 (acn) After a successful three-day official visit to Cuba, Chinese VP Xi Jinping was seen off on Tuesday night at the Juan Gualberto Gomez airport of the western province of ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jun 8 (acn) Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez Frias in the early hours of Wednesday at ... Continue reading
MADRID, 8 Jun. (EUROPA PRESS) - El coordinador de Presidencia y de responsable de Relaciones Internacionales del PP, Jorge Moragas, ha avisado de que la iglesia de Cuba "no puede pecar de ingenua" en un momento en el que la isla puede abrir un proce... Continue reading
DDC Washington La disidente fue víctima de una 'brutal golpiza' el 25 de mayo, mientras realizaba ... Continue reading
Agencias Nueva York Será este jueves en el Desfile Nacional Puertorriqueño de Nueva York. ... Continue reading
New York, Jun 8 (Prensa Latina) The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) is scheduled to perform Wednesday at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, where it will give four shows after a brief, warmly-received ... Continue reading
Mientras el mundo celebra el Día del Jurista y la imparcialidad del poder judicial, en Cuba el propio gremio de abogados se declara servidor del Gobierno Continue reading
Cuba hopes to sell four million boxes of the Havana Club rum around the world in 2011 in spite of a recent decision by the U.S. Federal Court of Appeals Continue reading
CÓRDOBA, 8 Jun. (EUROPA PRESS) - El espectáculo 'Vámonos pa Cuba', coordinado y dirigido por Juan Carlos Villanueva, será el último que se celebre en la cuarta edición de La Noche Blanca del Flamenco, en la madrugada del sábado 18 de junio, a... Continue reading
Opositores entregaron una carta en la Fiscalía General de la República de Cuba en la que piden que se inicie una investigación sobre las causas de la muerte de Juan Wilfredo Soto. Continue reading
Hay pan y antipan. El pan lo venden en la shopping, por CUC (pesos convertibles), y es muy bueno, el otro, el que vale diez pesos (cubanos, no convertibles) es bueno, casi regular, el que dan por la libreta, el antipan. Continue reading
En menos del tiempo de una generación -tan solo quince años- más de tres millones y medio de los cubanos serán personas mayores de 65 años. Continue reading
La web oficial Cubadebate acusó a Estados Unidos de alentar a disidentes cubanos como Guillermo Fariñas “al suicidio” a través de huelgas de hambre para tratar de “fabricar mártires” en la Continue reading
El Comité Internacional de Rescate (IRC) ayudará a la cubana Reina Luisa Tamayo, madre del fallecido disidente Orlando Zapata Tamayo, y a doce de sus familiares, a reubicarse en Estados Unidos cuando Continue reading
                  Sueños-trapos   Sueños, como trapos que no acaban de disolverse. Estos sueños, como trapos, están sobre el suelo del patio de mi casa.     La eternidad   Esta estúp... Continue reading
Su familia viajará el jueves a Miami, Estados Unidos, con las cenizas del opositor Continue reading
Los padres y familiares del fallecido preso político cubano Orlando Zapata, que llegarán exiliados a Miami el jueves, serán recibidos por una organización humanitaria internacional que les proporcionará clases de inglés y los ayudará a consegui... Continue reading
Coordinator of the World Diabetes Foundation Bent Lautrup-Nielsen said to be impressed by the Cuban advances on the implemenation of the Programs of the World Diabetes Foundation  (WDF). WDF, a Continue reading
Agencias Annecy El evento de Annecy (sudeste de Francia) fallará sus premios el sábado. ... Continue reading
Now it is a book that could eventually become a movie.The story of the Lakeland resident's departure from Cuba and her five-year wait for a reunion with her husband in the United States is the ... Continue reading
Hugo Chavez has visited Brazil, Ecuador and Cuba to reinstate his status as leader of Latin America's Left as new Peru president promises not to copy Chavez's economic policies. Share this article: Related Continue reading
Freedom House has released their â??Freedom on the Net 2011â?³ report, and once again, Cuba ranks as one of the worst places on earth for internet freedom. Despite a slight loosening of restrictions Continue reading
Disidencia“Vamos directamente para Miami, donde se le va a hacer un monumento, nos vamos a quedar ahí”, dijo Reina Luisa Tamayo Continue reading
Havana, Jun 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raul Castro received Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Wednesday. Chavez, who is concluding a tour that took him to Ecuador and Brazil, arrived in ... Continue reading
Havana, Jun 8 (Prensa Latina) Biofortified crops was the focus of discussion on Wednesday at the 5th International Rice Conference and the 1st Symposium on Grains, with participants from 13 nations. ... Continue reading
Caracas, Jun 8 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan wrestling team that qualified for the Guadalajara 2011 Pan American Games will travel to Cuba on June 15 as part of its training for the continental ... Continue reading
The remains of a Cuban dissident who died following an 83-day hunger strike were exhumed for cremation Tuesday as his mother prepared to travel with the ashes and 12 family members to exile in ... Continue reading
Striking medics looking for greener pasturesWritten by Sello MotsetaWednesday, 08 June 2011 00:00Officials at the Namibian High Commission in Gaborone have revealed that approximately 250 medical personnel who are facing retrenchment or are uncertain a... Continue reading
China's CNPC, Cuba's Cupet ink pact to expand oil cooperationSingapore (Platts)--8Jun2011/254 am EDT/654 GMTChina's state-owned China National Development Corp and Cuba's national oil company, Cupet, have signed a framework agreement in... Continue reading
Cuban churches adjusting to post-Castro eraBy ENInews7 Jun 2011Christian AidAs Cuba moves toward a post-Fidel Castro society, its churches are finding ways to "give a Christian witness with integrity" in a state-controlled country that places... Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Reina Luisa Tamayo, madre del preso de conciencia Orlando Zapata, fallecido hace 15 meses tras 86 días de huelga de ha... Continue reading
HAVANA, Jun 7, 2011 (IPS) - A Havana court handed down sentences of three to 15 years to 15 officials and employees of Cubana de Aviacion airline and a tourism agency jointly owned by Chilean ... Continue reading
Summer in Nueva York brings a bundle of arts events, but the myriad choices sometimes may feel like too much of a good thing. Fear not the summer bounty! Viva has once again combed the listings and offers Continue reading
EconomíaEl presidente de la Corporación Cuba-Ron dijo que las capacidades industriales para la producción de esta bebida “se encuentran en un nivel muy alto” Continue reading
Ahora son 15 los directivos y funcionarios de las empresas Cubana de Aviación y Sol y Son condenados por delitos económicos. Continue reading
Suzanne Goldenberg reports from Kabul Guantánamo Bay opened as a detention camp in 2002. As of 2011, 172 prisoners remain. Newspapers National newspapers Guantánamo Bay Amnesty International Guardian Research Department Suzanne Goldenberg Continue reading
CARACAS, 8 Jun. (EUROPA PRESS) - El presidente de Venezuela, Hugo Chávez, llegó la madrugada de este miércoles a La Habana donde fue recibido por su homólogo cubano, Raúl Castro, con quien revisará los acuerdos firmados en los últimos años, ... Continue reading
CARACAS, 8 Jun. (EUROPA PRESS) - El presidente de Venezuela, Hugo Chávez, llegó la madrugada de este miércoles a La Habana donde fue recibido por su homólogo cubano, Raúl Castro, con quien revisará los acuerdos firmados en los últimos años, ... Continue reading
. What does grilling have to do with Cuban sandwiches? Castro has a recipe for a grilled Cuban that looks incredible. Imagine a pressed Cuban with a smoky flavor. She uses leftover pork from her ... Continue reading