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Daily Archives: September 8, 2012

“We trust in the Virgin of Charity, and it is thanks to Her, and to all the prayers we sent her way that a number of us Ladies in White are here right now“, said Lady in White Marta Diaz Rondon from the Sanctuary of El Cobre in Santiago de Cuba on the afternoon of [...] Continue reading
Agencias Londres La velocista es ahora campeona paralímpica de 100, 200 y 400 metros planos. ... Continue reading
In life to be a truck driver, or to work at a dock or container facility has been a lucrative business in Cuba. Very lucrative, as Eulalio, a 24-year-old driver with experience hauling heavy cargo, knows well. He comes from a lost village in La Serpa i... Continue reading
Cubans are celebrating on Saturday the feast dedicated to the Virgin of La Caridad del Cobre, on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of the discovery of its image this year. Cubans and foreign visitors Continue reading
] Cuba experiments with "magnetizers" to save fuel (EFE Ingles Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Havana, Sep 8 (EFE). Cuba is experimenting with "magnetizer" devices designed on the island that help vehicles Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Varadero, a World Destination in Western Cuba LATEST NEWS: Cuba / CDRs Renewal Highlighted LATEST NEWS: Tribute to Sara Gonzalez in Nicaragua LATEST NEWS: Goat Breeding to Aid Health in Holguin Continue reading
Agencias - DDC Santiago de Cuba 'Debemos buscar unas relaciones humanas en que la gente pueda vivir... Continue reading
El diario bogotano El Espectador recapitula el "inusitado protagonismo" de La Habana en los asuntos colombianos, tanto para la guerra como para la paz Continue reading
Rodrigo Chávez Rodríguez, Esq. For Cubans today it no longer seems strange, much less unusual. A lack of punctuality affects any number of activities, whether they be in the workplace, the classroom or at celebrations. There is always some excuse. T... Continue reading
Havana, Cuba, Sep 7 (ACN) A collection of more than 200 snapshots captured by Che Guevara´s lens entitled "Che Fotógrafo" will be exhibited from tomorrow on in the Three Shadows Photographic Arts Center Continue reading
Cuba Censors Axe Same-Sex Couples September 7, 2012 Isbel Diaz Torres HAVANA TIMES — Horrendous! With the stroke of a pen they have managed to give a homophobic skew to the instructions of the 2012 census takers! One of the paragraphs that defined... Continue reading
Yoani Sanchez - Award-winning Cuban blogger When the Census Taker Comes... Cubans Lie Posted: 09/07/2012 2:37 pm CENSUS: Population and Housing Two smiling young people explain in a TV commercial the advantages of the 2012 Population and Housing Cen... Continue reading
The passing of a much-anticipated foreign investment law in Myanmar has been hailed as a crucial step to fulfill ambitious plans to expand the economy of one of Asia's poorest countries. But anyone anticipating Continue reading
06-09-12 | Política Infancia de privilegios en el Habana Libre de Cuba Por Martín Guevara Martín Guevara, sobrino del Che, relata cómo recibió un trato de elite -muy alejado de los ideales igualitarios pregonados por el cast... Continue reading
Cuba experimenta con "magnetizadores" para ahorrar combustible Noticias EFE La Habana, 8 sep (EFE).- Cuba experimenta con dispositivos magnetizadores" diseñados en la isla que permiten ahorrar combustible en vehículos y grupo... Continue reading
Iglesia Católica pide tolerancia a los cubanos en día de la Patrona Nacional 08 de septiembre de 2012 • 19:28 La Iglesia Católica pidió a los cubanos tolerancia, armonía social y libertad de expresión, el celebrarse es... Continue reading
Raúl Castro sube los impuestos a las importaciones El rompecabezas cubano Americaeconomica.com La economía se mantiene como el principal problema para Raúl Castro que no acaba de cuadrar el 'sudoku' de controlar los mercados de... Continue reading
Cuba lucha para atraer inversión extranjera y crecer Reuters Sabado, 8 de Septiembre de 2012 - 11:33 h. El fracaso de Cuba para alentar las inversiones extranjeras está perjudicando su rendimiento económico y pone en peligro su objetiv... Continue reading
Actor de Una Noche: Quiero que mi madre esté en primera fila para el estreno Publicado el Viernes, 07 Septiembre 2012 15:23 Por Wilfredo Cancio Isla El actor cubano Javier Núñez, que desertó tras llegar a Miami el pasado abril, es... Continue reading
Ciudadano Cero: Censo y homofobia en Cuba Publicado el Sábado, 08 Septiembre 2012 06:16 Por Norge Espinosa Mendoza* No voy a estar en Cuba mientras el fragor del nuevo Censo de Población y Viviendas vaya puerta por puerta. Me perderé l... Continue reading
SUS TRANSACCIONES ESTÁN LIDERADAS POR LOS SERVICIOS Cuba está urgida a diversificar sus exportaciones Dos terceras partes de la exportación cubana se centra en servicios médicos y turísticos, mientras que solamente cinco pro... Continue reading
By Yaremis Flores The summons for the citizens to attend the nomination of candidates assemblies are already spreading around the neighborhoods. Some are attending like robots, simply to make an appearance and so as not to be “branded” in the zone.... Continue reading
El nacionalismo en materia de empresas conjuntas y las apabullantes demoras para aprobar los proyectos enfrían a los inversores. Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 8 de septiembre (Agencias, www.cubanet.org) – Seis de los 32 heridos en un incendio ocurrido el pasado 28 de agosto en una gasolinera de la ciudad oriental de Santiago de Cuba murieron debido fundamentalmente “a infecciones generalizadas” y ocho continúan en estado “crítico”, informó el viernes una fuente médica en declaraciones que [...] Continue reading
One year ago, Tampa International Airport began international flights to Cuba. The service with thre Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Sept 7 (acn) Cuban singer-songwriter Marta Campos will begin on Saturday a tour of Nicaragua, with a first concert at the Ranchon Tropical in Managua, in honor of troubadour Sara ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Sept 7 (acn) Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, First Vice-president of the councils of State and Ministers, highlighted on Friday the current renewal of structures and work of the ... Continue reading
The U.S. is for a second time attempting to prosecute five prisoners held at the Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for planning and aiding the Sept. 11 attacks, charging them with war crimes in a special Continue reading
“No se concibe que en un CDR no haya vigilancia, esa tarea no hay que discutirla”, dijo Machado Ventura. Continue reading
Así que allá me fui, al atardecer de aquel 25 de noviembre de 2010, a la parroquia de San Juan Bosco en mi Bayamo natal, dócil ante una deuda que no contraje, y que por mi agnosticismo confeso no tenía demasiado interés en saldar. Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Sept 7 (acn) Tetiana Saienko, Ukraine's ambassador to Havana, expressed on Friday her gratitude towards Cuba for the medical attention it has provided, for over two decades now, to close Continue reading
Che Guevara's Snapshots to be Exhibited in China Havana, Cuba, Sep 7 (ACN) A collection of more than 200 snapshots captured by Che Guevara´s lens entitled "Che Fotógrafo" will be exhibited from tomorrow Continue reading
Cuba's Varadero Beach among the World's First Tourist Destinations HAVANA, Cuba, Sept 7 (acn) Varadero, one of Cuba's main tourist areas, is presently among the first ten beach destinations in the world. Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Son Cayo La Virgen y Barajagua, ubicados en Mayarí, Holguín. ... Continue reading
TAMPA -- One year ago, Tampa International Airport began international flights to Cuba. The service with three charters has offered five flights a week to Cuba. Airport spokesperson Christine ... Continue reading
Agencias Madrid Los trabajadores de la empresa española SINTEL han llegado a un acuerdo extrajudicial con MasTec, la propietaria de la fi... Continue reading
More racing news The Richard Hannon-trained two-year-old unseated Ryan Moore after the saddle slipped in the last 100 yards when the Teofilo colt looked to have the race won in France. Richard ... Continue reading
First lady Michelle Obama talks with San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, centre, and his brother Joaquin Castro at the Democratic National Convention. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty ... Continue reading
El gobierno de Raúl Castro no ha eliminado una absurda prohibición decretada por su hermano: la de que un cubano pueda pescar cerca de la costa. Continue reading
The U.S. is for a second time attempting to prosecute five prisoners held at the Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for planning and aiding the Sept. 11 attacks, charging them with war crimes in a special Continue reading
The U.S. is for a second time attempting to prosecute five prisoners held at the Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for planning and aiding the Sept. 11 attacks, charging them with war crimes in a special Continue reading
MY piece titled "Boxers Should Heed Kanyanta's Warning," published in this column this past week drew a response from no other than the National Under-20 coach himself who told me in an exchange of text Continue reading
channels tv newsEdem DukeFESTAC 77Minster of culture and tourism in NigeriaNigerian culture Chief Edem Duke, Minister of Culture, Tourism and National Orientation, says the Festival of African Culture Continue reading
A Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, spokesman said that upcoming peace talks with the government will not be derailed over the issue of whether senior guerrilla Simon Trinidad - behind Continue reading
Although its roots are in Cuba, cigar rolling is big business in New York, Florida and many places around the world where Cubans have popularized the craft at Cuban restaurants, weddings and other ... Continue reading