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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Hurricane Sandy, which killed 11 people and damaged more than 188,000 homes when it tore across eastern Cuba, also ravaged almost 100,000 hectares (245,000 acres) of crops, a UN report warned Wednesday. Continue reading
Haiti is worst affected country with dozens killed and there are fears of a cholera outbreak following severe flooding. Hurricane Sandy has killed at least 69 across the Caribbean and has left thousands Continue reading
                  Son las doce del día y Poquita Cosa necesita llegar al Vedado a la una de la tarde. Los semáforos no funcionan y ningún carro para ni por piedad. Desolada, siente el tiempo volar en aque... Continue reading
How You Can Help Hurricane Sandy has devastated the city of Santiago de Cuba and caused severe damage in several towns in the east of the country. The images of destruction speak for themselves, but the cameras barely manage to capture a share of the d... Continue reading
.- The secretary general of Caritas Cuba said it will take years for the eastern section of the country to recover from Hurricane Sandy but that the local Church is bringing relief to thousands of ... Continue reading
BellVoz is dedicated to finding affordable ways for the Cuban community in the United States to stay connected with their loved ones back home. Mobile Top Up service allows customers to recharge international Continue reading
El arzobispo de Miami Thomas Wenski consolida la coordinación de ayuda a Cuba con Cáritas, los Servicios de Ayuda Católica, y la Conferencia de Obispos Católicos de Estados Unidos (USCCB) Continue reading
The 2012 Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, yesterday, forced President Mahama to contradict his own sector Minister, as well as an August 18, 2011 cabinet Continue reading
Cuestionan acuerdo para la formación de 250 estudiantes en Cuba a un costo total de 160 millones de cedis (GHc). Continue reading
31 de octubre de 2012, 13:37Havana, Oct 31 (Prensa Latina) The coral reefs in Cuba and the Great Caribbean suffer a degradation process as a result of the effect of multiple environmental factors generated Continue reading
-By the This explainer has been regularly updated; . Some are calling it a "Snoreastercane." Others have dubbed it a "Frankenstorm." Whatever its nickname, Hurricane Sandy is bringing gale-force winds, Continue reading
Sherritt (TSX: S) has increased its projected 2012 power production guidance for Cuba due to higher gas availability, according to the company's latest MD&A. This year's generation in the country i... Continue reading
La Comisión de Derechos Humanos de las Islas Cayman alega que el memorando de entedimiento firmado con Cuba el 15 de abril de 1999, se refiere a los procedimientos para la repatriación, pero no obliga al gobierno de la Islas a considerar esa repatria... Continue reading
Cuban judoka Maricet Espinosa receives Ippon Trophy at World Championship held in Brazil Cuban judoka Maricet Espinosa received the Ippon Trophy for her performance in the World Team Championship held Continue reading
Saqueos y ineficiencia en Santiago de Cuba en medio del desastre causado por el huracán [31-10-2012] Ernesto Aquino Montes Centro de Información Hablemos Press (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- El paso del huracán Sandy, por Santiago de C... Continue reading
Opositores realizan un plantón en protesta por la represión [31-10-2012] Roberto de Jesús Guerra Pérez Centro de Información Hablemos Press (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Más de una decena de opositores detenidos el domin... Continue reading
Category 2 Hurricane Sandy left behind a scene of destruction throughout all of Eastern Cuba, tearing down countless homes and costing the lives of at least 11 people during the morning hours of October 26th. A few days later, the Cuban regime has responded with inefficiency in regards to the situation, as well as with [...] Continue reading
Solidarity Bureaucratized / Reinaldo Escobar Reinaldo Escobar, Translator: Unstated Sandy's passing across the eastern provinces and the catastrophic consequences have left me with the following questions: Why must all solidarity by necessity p... Continue reading
Cuba Plays Key Role against Climate Change, says UNESCO Official HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 30 ... Continue reading
SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Oct 30 (acn) An airplane arrived in this city on Tuesday from Venezuela with 14 tons of food, as part of humanitarian aid for the province de Santiago de Cuba, strongly damaged ... Continue reading
Cuba to Mark Mexican Day of the Dead HAVANA , Cuba, Oct 31 (acn) The Day of the Dead, one of the pre-Hispanic celebrations more rooted in Mexico, will be held from tomorrow in Havana, with ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 30 (acn) Russia will send construction materials to Cuba to restore houses and other facilities destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, as informed from ... Continue reading
Citan para amenazar a activista Yosbel Ramos Suárez 31 de octubre de 2012 La Habana, Cuba – www.PayoLibre.com – Citan al activista Santiago Cardozo Montero para la estación de la Policía Nacional Revolucionaria (PNR) del capitalin... Continue reading
Operativos contra antenas satelitales Manuel Guerra Pérez 31 de octubre de 2012 La Habana, Cuba – www.PayoLibre.com – Agentes de Departamento Técnico de Investigaciones (DTI), de la Policía Nacional Revolucionaria (PNR) y trabajad... Continue reading
Baptists are working to meet immediate human needs left in the path of Hurricane Sandy in the Caribbean. Baptist World Aid, the relief and development arm of the Baptist World Alliance, has granted an Continue reading
Descamisan a opositor en la calle Yosbel Ramos Suárez 31 de octubre de 2012 La Habana, Cuba – www.PayoLibre.com – Detienen al activista Roberto Hernández Barrios en la cercanía de la Iglesia Santa Rita, en Miramar, La Habana, cuan... Continue reading
Abogada de Madeleine Lázara Caraballo solicita cambio de medida cautelar Miércoles, 31 de Octubre de 2012 04:37 Escrito por Dania Virgen García Cuba noticias, San Miguel del Padrón, La Habana, (PD) En la mañana del pasado 18... Continue reading
ComercioLa Isla forma parte de la lista de 12 países que saldrán del sistema europeo de ventajas arancelarias por haber sido catalogados en los últimos años como economías de renta media-alta por parte del Banco Mundial Continue reading
Trampa macabra Miércoles, 31 de Octubre de 2012 04:43 Escrito por Oscar Sánchez Madan Cuba actualidad, Cidra, Matanzas, (PD) Por denunciar la falta de higiene existente en el hospital "Faustino Pérez", de Matanzas, los abuso... Continue reading
Rebeldes y revolucionarios, dos términos en oposición Miércoles, 31 de Octubre de 2012 04:27 Escrito por Juan Gonzalez Febles Cuba actualidad, Lawton, La Habana, (PD) En una célebre y recordada polémica, Jean Paul Sartre y A... Continue reading
Continúan en celda de castigo presos que colaboran con prensa independiente Miércoles, 31 de Octubre de 2012 04:39 Escrito por Dania Virgen García Cuba noticias, San Miguel del Padrón, La Habana, (PD) Los presos Lázaro Pie P... Continue reading
Presos en condiciones infrahumanas en Kilo 5 y ½ Miércoles, 31 de Octubre de 2012 04:38 Escrito por Dania Virgen García Cuba noticias, San Miguel del Padrón, La Habana, (PD) Desde la prisión Kilo 5 y ½, en la provincia ... Continue reading
/ 12:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The secretary general of Caritas Cuba said it will take years for the eastern section of the country to recover from Hurricane Sandy but that the local Church is bringing Continue reading
Carta al General: ¿Podemos separar la moral de quienes gobiernan de la baja catadura moral de quienes defienden ese gobierno? [31-10-2012] Jayme Leygonier Fernández (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- La Habana, 31 de octubre de 2012. Sr. genera... Continue reading
Publicado el martes, 10.30.12 Una fórmula sencilla ¿No es predecible siempre lo que va a decir el gobierno de Cuba? Oscar Peña Los puntos de vista que escribimos en nuestras columnas no son para complacer a las autoridades implantada... Continue reading
Empresario español implicado en turbios negocios en Cuba Publicado el Miércoles, 31 Octubre 2012 06:34 Por Wilfredo Cancio Isla En medio de la cruzada anticorrupción lanzada por el gobierno cubano, el empresario español Vicente Bl... Continue reading
- La segunda vuelta de los comicios municipales de Cuba, que fue suspendida por el paso del huracán Sandy que dejó un saldo de 11 muertos y millonarios daños en el este de la isla, se efectuará el próximo domingo, anunció la Comisión Electoral... Continue reading
Huracán SandyUna comisión de especialistas todavía evalúa los perjuicios en esa región, donde se ubican dos de los nueve sitios declarados Patrimonio Mundial en Cuba por la Unesco Continue reading
YBOR CITY -- Tampa arguably was the most caffeinated city in America about 100 years ago, local historian and self-proclaimed coffee hound Gary Mormino said.Coffee roasters were somewhat unusual in many Continue reading
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received the Letters of Credence from Mr. Jorge Fernando Lefebre Nicolás, Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to Liberia. Receiving the Letters of Credence from Ambassador Continue reading
TORONTO - Sherritt International Corp. lowered its production guidance for 2012 as the diversified resource company swung to a $22.6-million loss in the third quarter and a nine per cent drop in revenues. Continue reading
Bolivia envía ayuda humanitaria a Cuba por huracán 31 de octubre de 2012 • 17:25 Bolivia enviará 120 toneladas de alimentos y agua a Cuba para ayudar a los afectados por el huracán Sandy que dejó 11 muertos y graves destro... Continue reading
What's the attraction? So you think getting on and off a sun lounger is all the activity that's to be had in the Caribbean? Wrong - these islands are the place to get moving, whether you're the seriously Continue reading
Hanoi, Oct 31 (Prensa Latina) Top Vietnamese leaders sent Cuban President Raul Castro a message of sympathy and sorrow for the human losses and serious material damage that Hurricane Sandy caused in the Continue reading
Markets, News & Features, Resource News Sherritt International Corp. (S), a Toronto-based miner with operations in Cuba, fell the most in more than three months after the company lowered 2012 output forecasts Continue reading