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Daily Archives: October 9, 2012

You can help me by recharging my mobile phone. Log onto www.ezetop.com. My mobile number is +53-53340187 THANK YOU! GRACIAS! THANK YOU! and THANKS! October 9 2012 —- Site manager’s note: For those of you who regularly help the bloggers by r... Continue reading
A month after some U.S. travel companies complained of new restrictions for tours to Cuba, at least 20 licenses for cultural trips have now been granted by U.S. ... Continue reading
Agencias La Habana Tenía previsto colocar la 'piedra inicial' de la primera cancha sintética de l... Continue reading
Our television was well into playing its role as Hugo Chavez’s political sergeant dedicating so much space to the Venezuelan election as if it was its own. No television-broadcast-informed Cuban could physically identify Capriles, let alone give an o... Continue reading
DDC La Habana Pese a la tesis oficial sobre el fin de la epidemia, se han registrado 19 casos poste... Continue reading
9:29pm BST * Socialist leader re-elected with 55 pct of vote * Opposition's Henrique Capriles contemplates future * Bonds fall on investor gloom at Chavez victory By Andrew Cawthorne CARACAS, Oct 9 (Reuters) Continue reading
For several weeks now, The Electric Company has been replacing old wooden electricity poles, the majority of which date to the time of the Republic, and which have been in use for more than fifty years. Since they were not regularly replaced over the y... Continue reading
WASHINGTON -- This month marks the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis, a confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union that brought the world to the brink of nuclear war. ... Continue reading
US foreign policy in Latin America, a region much closer to home, will not receive as much attention - but it should. As much is at stake in Latin America to the cause of global security and economic Continue reading
Home Americas Caribbean Cuba Source: Committee to Protect Journalists Incident details Yoani Sánchez, Blogger Reinaldo Escobar, Journalist Agustín Díaz, Blogger This is available in: English Español (CPJ/IFEX) Continue reading
CIEGO DE AVILA, Cuba, Oct 9 (acn) The sustainable management of soil to raise food production is one of the themes of the X International Scientific Conference sponsored by the ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 9 (acn) The Cuban Academy of History has organized the scientific ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 9 (acn) The Cuban government is investing some 7.5 million dollars to replace 15 kilometers (10 miles) of pipelines in the western province of Mayabeque to eliminate leaks and ... Continue reading
The US Federal Reserve announced Tuesday fresh stress-tests on big American banks in the coming months. A first round will be conducted under the control of the central bank, followed by a second round Continue reading
The two-time Legislative Assembly representative and founder of the Broad Front Party was suffering from kidney cancer. Alberto Font Merino was a major opponent of the CAFTA treaty with the United States Continue reading
"Los productos sobre todo el pollo no alcanzan a todos los pobladores, las colas son extensísimas y con una alta violencia, por la desesperación ante el temor de no alcanzar y de no poder resolver la comida de ese día"... Continue reading
"Gangnam Style" has secured an unlikely accolade after UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon hailed South Korean rapper Psy's global hit as a force for world peace. Ban has found himself displaced as the best-known Continue reading
More: Hugo Chavez ORLANDO SIERRA, Gallery: Hugo Chavez 10 images 10 Updates It's no secret that U.S. media outlets don't have much love for left-wing Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez. A PBS NewsHour Continue reading
Abogada independiente asegura que “los que tienen familiares en el extranjero, tanto en Miami como en cualquier parte del mundo son los que están detrás de todas esas compra-ventas" Continue reading
* Cubans say cases, investigation complicated * Home countries fret over due process * Potential witnesses barred from leaving island By Marc Frank HAVANA, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Executives of three foreign Continue reading
Turkish Airlines has ordered 15 Airbus A330-300 long-range jets in the carrier's 20th deal with Airbus, the European aircraft manufacturer said on Tuesday. The latest order has a catalogue value of 3.5 Continue reading
LA PAZ (AFP) - A copy of the handwritten diary that Che Guevara, the Argentine-born Cuban revolution hero, kept before his death in the mountains of Bolivia is now available online, a researcher said Continue reading
SPA -- Saudi Ambassador to Cuba Saeid bin Hassan Al-Jamie paid a visit here today to the Ministry of Culture and Information. Upon arrival at the venue, he was received by the Director of International Continue reading
British radical Islamic preacher Abu Hamza pleaded not guilty in a US court on Tuesday to 11 terror charges, including conspiring to set up an Al-Qaeda-style training camp on American soil. The one-eyed, Continue reading
The sustainable management of soil to raise food production is one of the themes of the X International Scientific Conference sponsored by the Maximo Gomez Baez University of Ciego de Avila, to run from Continue reading
The people from the Cuban province of Holguin rejoice at the resounding electoral victory of Venezuelan President Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias, the people's candidate and hope. On the massive democratic win Continue reading
The Cuban Academy of History has organized the scientific workshop "50th Anniversary of the October Crisis" considering the historical and political significance of the events of 1962 known as the October Continue reading
BANTEN, Indonesia (AFP) - Indonesian police have arrested 80 Pakistanis and 17 Afghans stranded after their boat hit a reef as they tried to reach Australia's Christmas Island, an official said Tuesday.Australia Continue reading
Hugo Chavez won re-election on Sunday, adding another six-year term to his nearly 14 years in office. GlobalPost looks at why the vote matters, in Venezuela and ... Continue reading
Republic of Ireland assistant manager Marco Tardelli insists his side won't just play for a draw against Germany in Friday's crucial World Cup qualifier. Ireland have been hit with a series of injuries Continue reading
The Good Prisoner / Reinaldo Escobar Reinaldo Escobar, Translator: Unstated We're already used to perceiving the interrogation tactic of "good cop, bad cop," so it's only natural that those of us who are usually on the other side ... Continue reading
Empty Tables / Wendy Iriepa and Ignacio Estrada Translator: Unstated, Wendy Iriepa and Ignacio Estrada While the official media speculates about the growth in tourism to the largest of the Antilles, the reality in Havana is very distant to that in ... Continue reading
Three Elections, One Country Update: After the First Election / Yoani Sanchez Translator: Unstated, Yoani Sanchez perfusionWhat does the voice of Henrique Capriles sound like? A neighbor asked me a few days ago. I didn't know whether to tell hi... Continue reading
El placer de vivir en Cuba Yosvani Anzardo Hernández 9 de octubre de 2012 Holguín, Cuba – www.PayoLibre.com – Las cosas simples suelen ser placenteras, y simplificar la vida es a menudo un hábito adictivo. Imagina que las normas s... Continue reading
Detienen a activista de la FITCPC Martes, 09 de Octubre de 2012 01:33 Escrito por Dania Virgen García Cuba noticias, Nuevo Vedado, La Habana, (PD) El día 28 de septiembre fue detenido el activista Víctor Danilo García Díaz, ... Continue reading
Los turistas no contabilizados Martes, 09 de Octubre de 2012 01:22 Escrito por Osmar Laffita Cuba actualidad, Capdevila, La Habana, (PD) De acuerdo a la información brinda por la Oficina Nacional de Estadística e Información (ONEI), ... Continue reading
Hasta el último español y el último euro Martes, 09 de Octubre de 2012 01:37 Escrito por Frank Cosme Valdés Quintana Cuba actualidad, Santos Suárez, La Habana, (PD) De nuevo se reunió en La Habana, a finales de septiemb... Continue reading
Golpiza a preso en Ariza Martes, 09 de Octubre de 2012 01:35 Escrito por Dania Virgen García Cuba noticias, San Miguel del Padrón, La Habana, (PD) Reclusos de la prisión provincial de Ariza, en Cienfuegos, informaron por vía tel... Continue reading
Explore on Made-in-China.com to locate more trustworthy China business partners. CARACAS, Venezuela -- Hugo Chavez pledged to become a "better president" and work with the opposition after winning a tough Continue reading
No son públicos los juicios en Cuba? Camilo Loret de Mola octubre 09, 2012 La policía de Bayamo cercó el área del Tribunal Provincial para impedir que las personas fueran a ver el juicio del accidente en que murió el disiden... Continue reading
- Art, in any form, constitutes a key medium through which information and ideas are imparted and received. Artist Alert, launched by ARTICLE 19 in 2008, highlights cases of artists around the world whose Continue reading
What does the voice of Henrique Capriles sound like? A neighbor asked me a few days ago. I didn’t know whether to tell him it was high-pitched or deep, soft or forceful, because the Cuban media is careful not to air it. Instead, we only have the oppo... Continue reading
English Premier League side Newcastle United on Tuesday unveiled a sponsorship deal with loans company wonga.com, sparking criticism and concern because of the firm's reputation for sky-high interest Continue reading
The Obama campaign recently took umbrage with criticisms of the president's Cuba policy by Paul Ryan in a campaign swing through Miami, the heart of the Cuban exile community. Ryan charged that the policy Continue reading
Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey said Tuesday he has turned over most operations at the high-flying company as he devotes more time to his other venture, mobile payments firm Square. Dorsey tweeted a link Continue reading