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Daily Archives: July 1, 2011

Hugo Chavezs announcement that Cuban doctors had found and removed a cancerous tumor, coming after weeks of speculation about the Venezuelan presidents absence from public life, touches a particular chord Continue reading
Army chief General Henry Rangel Silva and ministers moved quickly to head off speculation about a possible power vacuum or political infighting after Chavez, 56, revealed late on Thursday he was still Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jul 1 (acn) Details on a couple of laws that are being crafted and will take effect before the end of 2011 on the relaxation of the sale of homes and ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jul 1 (acn) Cuban classic car and motorbike drivers will participate in a parade in the Havana ... Continue reading
SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba. June 30 (acn) Poets from Cuba and from another seven nations will show the ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, June 30 (acn) Brazilian theologian and writer Frei Beto asserted in Brasilia that the 11 million Cubans living on the Caribbean island have their basic rights guaranteed, like food, ... Continue reading
People in Caracas talk to the BBC about their president's prolonged absence. Continue reading
A las cinco de la tarde del viernes, reinaba la confusión; después de haber citado a todos en el Pabellón Cuba, algunos oficialistas estaban en el lugar original del encuentro: la esquina de 23 y 12. Mientras twiteros independientes se encontraban precisamente donde no se les esperaba: en el Pabellón Cuba. Continue reading
Havana, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) The book "SIDA: Nuevas Confesiones de un Medico" (AIDS, New Confessions of a Physician) by Doctor Jorge Prez Avila, the current Director of the del Pedro Kour ... Continue reading
Duirng the awarding ceremony, Cuban baseball players celebrate their win over the United States in the final game of the World University Baseball Championship at Tokyo's Jingu Stadium on ... Continue reading
HAVANA — Washington has begun issuing travel licenses that promise to bring thousands more U.S. visitors each year on legal trips to Cuba. A U.S. Treasury Department spokesperson says nine ... Continue reading
DDC La Habana Se impuso a Holanda 2x0. La selección nacional, aunque bateó muc... Continue reading
For several days, millions of people tried to decipher what happened in the hospital room where Hugo Chavez is resting. Because beyond the resilience of an individual, in that room is defined a part of the road map of this Island and an entire regional project involving several nations. This issue transcends the gravity of [...] Continue reading
The new people-to-people measures make it easier for United States citizens who do not have special status to visit Cuba legally, so long as they go with a licensed ... Continue reading
HAVANA - Cuba has announced the first details of a highly anticipated new law meant to loosen rules on the buying and selling of homes and cars, which have been tightly controlled since soon after ... Continue reading
Derechos Humanos“Me están sancionando por mis discrepancias con el Gobierno, no con la Iglesia”, dijo el religioso a Radio Martí Continue reading
DDC Holguín 'Su labor misionera comienza a crecer, como parte de las libertades religiosas a part... Continue reading
HAVANA (AP) — Washington has begun issuing travel licenses that promise to bring thousands more U.S. visitors each year on legal trips to Cuba. ... Continue reading
HAVANA, July 1 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's admission that he is battling cancer has given Cuba new worries as it ponders the possibility of life without its biggest benefactor. His illness, disclosed in a television address on Continue reading
El pastor metodista cubano Yordi Toranzo Collado, quien venía confrontado dificultades con la jerarquia de su iglesia por razones de corte político ha sido finalmente expulsado. Continue reading
Havana, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) The president of Casa de las Americas, Roberto Fernandez Retamar, described the historic speech delivered by Fidel Castro to the Cuban intellectuals as defense of the ... Continue reading
Cruise ships now have another attraction to offer tourists: dramatic rescues at sea. Seven rafters were rescued by the cruise ship Oasis of the Seas on Friday afternoon, as it made its way back to Port Everglades. This is the second cruise ship to... Continue reading
After weeks of speculation about the health of President Hugo Chavez, Venezuelans are now adjusting to the reality that their head of state has been treated for cancer in Cuba and may not return to the Continue reading
authorities Friday released a new video of President Hugo Chavez in a meeting with his cabinet members in Cuba, in a bid to tamp down speculation that the leader's health problems may jeopardize his ability to run the country. Chavez, who underwent Continue reading
The authorities in Cuba have released more details of their plans to allow people to buy and sell their cars and homes for the first time in 50… Continue reading
In 1961, the Cuban Revolution was barely a creature that was beginning to form itself. The worldâ??s eyes were watching over it to look closely every action of those â??insolentâ?? bearded men in power. Continue reading
REUNIÓN DEL PRC EN BIBLIOTECA INDEPENDIENTE01-07-2011.Julio Beltrán IglesiasCorresponsal de Misceláneas de Cuba(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Ciudad de la Habana-Cuba. Varios miembros del Partido Republicano de Cuba, se dieron cita en la... Continue reading
DENEGADOS DOCUMENTOS A DEFENSOR DE DERECHOS HUMANOS01-07-2011.Julio Beltrán Iglesias Manuel Pérez Cruz. Foto: Cortesía de Julio Beltrán.(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Ciudad de la Habana-Cuba. Les son negadas las copias de sanciones... Continue reading
Viajes a Cuba, Relaciones Cuba-EEUUUn portavoz del Departamento del Tesoro informó que Washington ha concedido permisos a nueve compañías Continue reading
A supporter of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez reads a newspaper about Chavez?s visit to Cuba. STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: An opposition group says the government should have been honest Absence raises question Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Egypt Smokes Cuban Cigars LATEST NEWS: Tribute in Holguin to Local Legacy LATEST NEWS: Cuba Announces Details on Upcoming Laws Relaxing Sale of Homes and Car... LATEST NEWS: Cuban Council of Ministers Approved Economic Guidelines for 2012 Continue reading
WASHINGTON The White House says that Albright's one-time counselor and North Korea expert, Wendy Sherman, is set to be nominated Thursday to be undersecretary of state for political affairs. The choice Continue reading
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CARACAS (Reuters) - Cancer may force Venezuela's Hugo Chavez to do what neither his allies nor his adversaries could convince him to do in 12 years in office -- limit his speeches and public appearances Continue reading
With Cuba preparing to explore for oil 60 miles from Florida, the complicated politics of U.S.-Cuba relations are impeding U.S. efforts to get ready in case of a BP-style accident, analysts and oil experts Continue reading
CARACAS â?? Cancer may force Venezuela's Hugo Chavez to do what neither his allies nor his adversaries could convince him to do in 12 years in office: limit his speeches and public appearances and stop Continue reading
country was not in question following President Hugo Chavez's admission that he was undergoing cancer treatment in Cuba Continue reading
In the National League ball park, White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen opted to go without the struggling Dunn, despite him having a history of hitting well in Wrigley Field. Edwin Jackson (4-6, 4.13 ... Continue reading
is in "full exercise of authority" over the nation's government as he recovers from cancer treatment in Cuba Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, June 30 (acn) Nestor Nazario, co-president of the Hostosiano Pro-Independence Movement of Puerto Rico, sent on Thursday a certificate of acknowledgement to Commander in Chief Fidel ... Continue reading
The authorities in Cuba have released more details of their plans to allow people to buy and sell their cars and homes for the first time in 50 years. The new laws will open up a private property market Continue reading
CARACAS, 1 Jul. (EUROPA PRESS) - La televisión estatal venezolana difundirá este viernes un vídeo en el que aparece el presidente venezolano, Hugo Chávez, reunido en Cuba con varias autoridades de su Gobierno, según ha informado el ministro de ... Continue reading
Havana, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) Cutting spending is one of the main objectives of Cuba's economic strategy through 2016, according to a report published Friday on a Council of Ministers meeting. ... Continue reading
CARACAS, July 1 (Reuters) - For years, Venezuela's irrepressible President Hugo Chavez has taunted frustrated opponents with the prospect he will rule into the third decade of this century. But the aura Continue reading
CARACAS: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez revealed that he is fighting cancer after having a tumour removed in Cuba, raising uncertainty about Venezuela's political future even as he assured his country Continue reading