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Daily Archives: April 26, 2012

Pernod Ricard said third-quarter sales rose more than analysts estimated after consumers continued to buy more expensive spirits and demand increased in emerging markets. So-called organic revenue, which Continue reading
Amina Jackson won three events as Lincoln captured the team championship at the Havana Invitational on Tuesday. Jackson was the champion of the 200 dash (28.6 seconds), the 400 dash (59.2 ... Continue reading
Rick Scott stopped by the newsroom Thursday to discuss his newly signed budget, and the topics ranged from immigration and state health care funding, to other more politically charged topics. ... Continue reading
Laura Álvarez Rojas, a Cuban woman resident in South Africa, in less than nine months lost two of her loved ones. Her brother, Alberto Álvarez Rojas, a resident in the island, died last March 13th, in a car accident in that country. “When I had not yet recovered from the pain of losing my mother, [...] Continue reading
In arguing that the U.S. discriminates against alleged al Qaida terrorists by subjecting them to a special war court, a Pentagon defense attorney invoked a surprising precedent at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, Continue reading
… que llegó de Cuba, donde se sometió a varias sesiones de radioterapia. … Cuba http://noticias.terra.es/2012/mundo/0426/actualidad/chavez-llama-a-sus-seguidores-a-derrotar-la-campana-sucia-de-la-oposicion.aspx - ... Continue reading
The presence of performance artists in the streets of Havana, is increasing. Today I want to give you a new photographic exhibition on the subject of mimes. Women and men today are capable of sharing the stage on our roads, their only reason being to delight all who stop to look at the difficult art [...] Continue reading
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez returned home early Thursday after an 11-day trip to Cuba for cancer treatment, saying he will leave again shortly to continue his radiation therapy. Continue reading
Havana, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) Climate change must join all other aspects in the development policies of our nations to promote green economy, according to Cambodian Ambassador to Cuba, Sonnarin ... Continue reading
NEW YORK — At the recent Summit of the Americas, Latin American governments roundly condemned the U.S. embargo on Cuba. — only days after Pope Benedict XVI had added his voice against ... Continue reading
zombies . Cuba has been mired in such political and economic turmoil since Castro took power in 1959 that it's difficult to see past such issues. But Cuba is and always has been an island ... Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 26 de abril (Agencias, www.cubanet.org) — Más de 2,700 casas y 8,400 vehículos fueron objeto de compraventas legales durante el primer trimestre de 2012 luego de que el gobierno le permitiera a los cubanos realizar operaciones entre particulares. La agencia Associated Press indicó que, además, se realizaron 10,660 donaciones de viviendas y [...] Continue reading
Cuba  Las Damas de Blanco aclaran que propusieron a Ortega sacar de Cuba sólo a "algunos" preso … querían salir de Cuba hubiesen podido hacer las solicitudes de refugio en las embajadas 'como homb … permanecieron en Cub... Continue reading
Cuba  El cardenal Ortega afirma que las Damas de Blanco "propusieron" en 2010 sacar a los presos … permanecieron en Cuba 'por deseo propio' y el resto viajó con sus familiares a España, gracias a … Cuba http://noticias.... Continue reading
… de Guantánamo (Cuba), abierta en 2002 para recluir a sospechosos de terrorismo después de los ate … estadounidense en Cuba. … Cuba http://noticias.terra.es/2012/mundo/0426/actualidad/el-salvador-desconoce-reclam... Continue reading
Se le formularon cargos por desorden público, pero el líder disidente no quiere abogado. Continue reading
Havana, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) The airport industry in Latin America grew significantly in the past few years, despite the world economic crisis, Vice President of the Institute of Civil Areonautics ... Continue reading
Havana, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban government implemented this year a labor restructuring program that will reduce 170,000 jobs, which is aimed at updating the socio-economic model of the ... Continue reading
Las autoridades cubanas le entregaron por escrito a su esposa, Belkis Cantillo, los cargos contra el opositor. Continue reading
Most of the time I end up agreeing with my dearest friend Agustin. But it always happens that after he’s gone, I find myself thinking about what he said to me and what I said to him. It’s so passionate, and one fears this. Even I, I also fear it. In this case, we have [...] Continue reading
Disidencia, Represión“Está muy delgado, la úlcera (gástrica que padece) le duele mucho”, explicó su esposa Belkis Cantillo tras visitarlo en la sede de la Seguridad del Estado en Santiago de Cuba, donde permanece recluido Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Las autoridades ya formularon los cargos en su contra. 'Lo acusan de desorden p Continue reading
La portavoz de las Damas de Blanco, Berta Soler, ha reconocido que en una reunión celebrada hace dos años plantearon al arzobispo de La Habana, cardenal Jaime Ortega, la posibilidad de que los presos políticos salieran de Cuba, pero ha dejado claro ... Continue reading
Cuba  Los cubanos compraron 8.390 coches y 2.730 viviendas en el primer trimestre de 2012  … Cuba http://noticias.terra.es/2012/economia/0426/actualidad/los-cubanos-compraron-8390-coches-y-2730-viviendas-en-el-primer-trimestre-de-... Continue reading
El proyecto será inaugurado el 22 de noviembre en La Habana, en una ceremonia con un concierto y un taller musical para niños. Continue reading
CASTRO VALLEY (CBS SF) – An elderly Castro Valley woman has become the latest victim of a con artist who sells phony gold bars, ostensibly to pay for medical care for a sick relative, ... Continue reading
En el último trimestre se han registrado 10 mil 660 donaciones de vehículos y 6 mil 780 de viviendas. Continue reading
El disidente cubano José Daniel Ferrer, detenido desde hace 24 días, suspendió este jueves una huelga de hambre que había iniciado el lunes, informó su esposa, Belkis Cantillo. Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Apr 26 (acn) Esteban Lazo, member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party, urged the ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Apr 25 (acn) Cuba and the Republic of Nauru signed on Wednesday in this capital an agreement of cooperation, with the purpose of promoting relations in the sphere of physical ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Apr 25 (acn) Contemporary Ecuadorian poets of different tendencies will share their work with the Cuban public during the Festival of Ecuadorian Letters in Havana, which began on ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Apr 25 (acn) Esteban Lazo Hernandez, member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party and Vice-president of the Council of State, met on Wednesday ... Continue reading
… tras 11 días en Cuba. … cancerígeno en Cuba … Cuba http://noticias.terra.es/2012/mundo/0426/actualidad/chavez-llama-a-la-unidad-en-un-acto-de-su-partido-mientras-hace-fisioterapia.aspx - 58KB ... Continue reading
(IPS) - As a result of climate change-related extreme weather events like a rise in the sea level and increasingly intense storms alternating with drought, Caribbean island nations are facing the challenge Continue reading
Berta Soler dijo que la Iglesia debe ayudar a los que sufren, aunque sean delincuentes. Continue reading
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player The role of the Catholic Church in Cuba right now is such a critical issue, that we are posting this video so you can hear Cardinal Ortega, discussing it in his own words (translated within the presentation itself). The Q&A starts about the one hour mark. The first question is [...] Continue reading
Los precios del niquel en los tres primeros meses de 2012 promediaron $8.66 por libra, comparado con $14.10 la libra en 2011. Continue reading
By Alexis Jardines José Daniel Ferrer suffers in the dungeons of State Security in Santiago de Cuba, subjected to psychological pressures and macabre practices (like night attacks from swarms of mosquitoes) that seek to break his health. What has Raul Castro gained by the detention and harassment of the leader of the Patriotic Union of [...] Continue reading
El arzobispo de La Habana, cardenal Jaime Ortega, reveló que las Damas de Blanco "propusieron" en el año 2010 sacar a los presos políticos de Cuba en el marco de una eventual liberación que finalmente se concretó a mediados de ese año cuando fuer... Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 26 de abril (www.cubanet.org) – La fiesta por el aniversario 70 del mundialmente famoso restaurante habanero La Bodeguita del Medio comenzó el miércoles en el salón de la planta alta del inmueble, presidida por el presidente del Grupo Empresarial Palmares, el Sr. Abelardo Fernández Falero. La Bodeguita del Medio abrió sus puertas [...] Continue reading
News Cuba Analyst Andres Gomez emphasizes on the relevance of Meeting of Cuban Residents in the USA Cuban American political analyst Andres Gomez stood out on Thursday the significance of the First Meeting Continue reading
Activists from many nations made contact in the Capitol with 45 senators or members of the U.S. House of Representatives, who received information about the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly Continue reading
The 19th edition of the Romerias de Mayo festival to start next May the third in the eastern Cuban province of Holguin boasts of the organization of top events like the Babel-2012 cultural meeting, which Continue reading
Esteban Lazo, member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party, urged the capitalâ??s residents on Wednesday to show their strength, unity and courage on May 1st. Holguin Continue reading
12:30 PM High REPORT. Not getting well. Cancer keeps on walking. The two Brazilian doctors, after producing their final report, left the advisory team. They told their colleagues that denial of the more Continue reading