As part of the Cuban tourist industry’s efforts to attract increasingly selective markets and respond to the demand for high quality services, the island’s first luxury five-star plus establishment, the Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski, was inaugurated June 7
The Cuban delegation to the ALBA-TCP 14th Summit in Caracas was led by President Raúl Castro, and included Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez, Deputy Minister Rogelio Sierra, and Rogelio Polanco, ambassador in Venezuela
The person who becomes the President of Cuba's Council of State is chosen through a process that entails several steps, with the people and their elected representatives participating directly
More than eight million Cubans are invited to head to the polls this Sunday, November 26, to elect delegates to Municipal Assemblies of People’s Power
There is much of Cuba in each one of the candidates nominated on Sunday, but much more in what they represent as a whole
The thirty-second edition of the Havana International Fair (FIHAV 2014) has shown positive results, evidenced by further technological development and the higher quality products exhibited, stated Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, vice president of the Council of Ministers, during the fair’s closing ceremony at the Havana Convention Center on Friday, November 7.
Work on the first investment projects approved for the Mariel Special Development Zone (ZEDM) will begin within the next few months, reported Ana Teresa Igarza Martínez, general director of the ZEDM support office, adding that enterprises beginning operations will be involved in food processing, light industry, construction and renewable energy.
NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF PEOPLE'S POWER
With the purpose of reviewing and debating issues of great importance to the country's development, the National Assembly's (ANPP) 10 standing commissions met July 10-12 in the Havana International Conference Center, prior to the Ninth Period of Ordinary Sessions of the Eighth Legislature of the ANPP, to be held on July 14
Our socialism is not an arbitrary imposition, accepted by a docile people, but rather the result of a conscious, popular decision, upheld for generations, and reaffirmed forcefully in 2002 when more than nine million people signed a petition to include its irrevocable nature in the Constitution
In an unprecedented move, Cuban citizens living abroad will be provided the opportunity to participate in discussion of the proposed new Constitution