OFFICIAL VOICE OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF CUBA CENTRAL COMMITTEE
Photo: Karina Marrón

The President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, is presiding the second extraordinary session of the Eighth Legislature of the National Assembly of People’s Power, taking place today, June 1, in Havana’s International Conference Center.
During the session held yesterday, deputies approved different modifications to the Conceptualization of the Cuban Economic and Social Model of Socialist Development, and the Economic and Social Policy Guidelines of the Party and the Revolution for the period 2016-2021, while information regarding the foundations for the National Social and Economic Development Plan through 2030 was also presented.
Today, after work commissions give their reports, parliamentarians are set to approve the Party’s guiding documents, which have been submitted to a broad process of popular consultation.