José Ramón Machado Ventura, second secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee, received on the morning of December 4, the general secretary of El Salvador’s Frente Farabundo Martí para la Liberación Nacional (FMLN), Medardo González Trejo, who is leading a delegation visiting Cuba on the invitation of the PCC.
Cuba’s acquisition of 587 tractors from the Chinese company YTO, a leader in the manufacture of farm equipment, is an encouraging development for the country’s food producers
Despite being the institution which has provided the greatest amount of financing to self-employed workers, the number of beneficiaries represent barley 5% of the close to half a million registered self-employed workers in the county
The event will be held October 5-9 in Havana’s Convention Center, with the added participation of other health professionals
Almost seven million U.S. tourists traveled to the Caribbean from January through July 2014, a group Cuba can not attract, given the blockade imposed on the island by the United States, for over 50 years.
Dr. Manuel Santín, national director of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) epidemiology department reported on August 16, in Havana, that no cases of the viral infection Ebola (EVE) had been detected on the island.
The first of five modern seismic stations, located in the municipality of Guamá, Santiago de Cuba province, is now ready to be connected to the national network
The 12th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD-COP12) will take place in Ankara October 12-23
After meeting in Geneva with World Health Organization director general Margaret Chan, Cuban Health Minister Roberto Morales said that given the history of Cuban international collaboration, particularly in healthcare, Cuba has been asked to join the group of countries which will provide an initial response to the Ebola epidemic in Africa.
During the past year, 27 foreign banks have closed Cuban accounts, in some cases without prior notice