NEW YORK.— The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting September 18, with the objective of coming to agreement on a worldwide response to the Ebola outbreak in western Africa, according to U.S. ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, who currently presides the Council.
Beginning this year we must begin to reach several milestones in the construction of housing, President Diaz-Canel said, upon summarizing a meeting to analyze the work of the Ministry of Construction (Micons) in 2018 and its short-term projections.
During the first four months of 2014, Cuba received 1,282,734 international tourists, a 5% increase over the same period last year, according to a report by the National Office of Statistics and Information (ONEI).
The countries which form the BRICS group are laying the foundations of a new financial framework through the Contingency Reserves Agreement and the creation of its own development bank. The day after the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil, the 6th BRICS group (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Summit will be held in the country.
Army General, Raúl Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, received on the afternoon of September 30, His Excellency José Mário Vaz, President of the Republic of Guinea Bissau, making an official visit to the island
Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Margaret Chan, expressed her great satisfaction with Cuba’s many achievements in the sphere of health, after inaugurating - together with President Raúl Castro - the new Centre of State Control of Medicines, Medical Equipment and Devices (Cecmed); and the National Coordinating Centre of Clinical Trails (Cencec), headquarters.
The meeting is to be held within the context of the bloc’s 14th anniversary
Yesterday, December 4, President Miguel Díaz-Canel received the President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and Secretary General of the Polisario Front, His Excellency Brahim Ghali, on an official visit to Cuba
At the proposal of the President, the Council of State agreed to relieve compañero Marino Murillo Jorge of his responsibilities as Minister of Economy and Planning and appoint in his place Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, a vice president of the Council of Ministers
Senior leaders of the Revolution performed a ceremonial guard in honor of Comandante en Jefe of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz, in the Ministry of the Revolutionary Armed Forces’ Granma Hall