Granma - Órgano oficial del Partido Comunista de Cuba http://en.granma.cu Noticias principales Sun, 23 Apr 2017 15:41:08 -0400 es dayly 1 Tuxpan Venezuela achieves nationwide health coverage http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/venezuela-achieves-nationwide-health-coverage http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/venezuela-achieves-nationwide-health-coverage#comentarios Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:04:02 -0400 Alina Perera Robbio special for Granma After Cuba, Venezuela is the second country in the world to provide complete health coverage for its almost 32 million inhabitants

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Another chance at life http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-21/another-chance-at-life http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-21/another-chance-at-life#comentarios Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:04:46 -0400 Ángel Freddy Pérez Cabrera There are currently over 3,300 patients in need of a transplant in the country, which despite the high cost of procedures and medicines, is provided free of charge by the state

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Brazil: In the aftermath of a coup http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/brazil-in-the-aftermath-of-a-coup http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/brazil-in-the-aftermath-of-a-coup#comentarios Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:04:09 -0400 Moisés Péres Mok The Brazilian people demonstrated in the streets after the coup against the constitutional President Dilma Rousseff, and demanded the removal from power of Michel Temer

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The same old accusations http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/the-same-old-accusations http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/the-same-old-accusations#comentarios Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:04:10 -0400 Elson Concepción Pérez According to the “logic” of U.S. administrations, Cuba violates human rights because it has resisted more than 55 years of a cruel blockade, imposed by Washington itself with the aim of starving the Cuban people

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Machado Ventura highlights importance of neighborhood debates http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-20/machado-ventura-highlights-importance-of-neighborhood-debates http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-20/machado-ventura-highlights-importance-of-neighborhood-debates#comentarios Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:04:30 -0400 ACN Speaking in Havana, José Ramón Machado Ventura, second secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee, expressed his confidence in the success of the second phase of the National Debate on Patriotic and Anti-imperialist Duty, set to begin over the coming days

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Cuban Foreign Minister begins official visit to Greece http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/cuban-foreign-minister-begins-official-visit-to-greece http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-21/cuban-foreign-minister-begins-official-visit-to-greece#comentarios Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:04:34 -0400 Digital news staff Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla arrived in Athens this Friday, April 21, on an official visit to the European nation

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The anniversary of an immense task http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-20/the-anniversary-of-an-immense-task http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-20/the-anniversary-of-an-immense-task#comentarios Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:04:12 -0400 Alina Perera Robbio This April 16 was commemorated in Venezuela for more than one reason. The date marks the realization of a dream of Fidel and Chávez: the Barrio Adentro Mission, whose 14-year history makes it a unique achievement

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Fidel’s role in Playa Girón recognized http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-20/fidels-role-in-playa-giron-recognized http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-20/fidels-role-in-playa-giron-recognized#comentarios Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:04:24 -0400 Ventura de Jesús Fidel’s example of integrity and morale, the determining factor in Cuba’s triumph at Playa Girón, was recognized during an act celebrating the 56th anniversary of this historic event which has come to symbolize the heroism of the Cuban people

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Chronic non-communicable diseases remain the leading cause of death in Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-20/chronic-non-communicable-diseases-remain-the-leading-cause-of-death-in-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-20/chronic-non-communicable-diseases-remain-the-leading-cause-of-death-in-cuba#comentarios Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:04:37 -0400 Lisandra Fariñas Acosta “The mortality rate due to chronic non-communicable diseases is the highest, with 731.4 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants,” states the Health Statistics Yearbook, in its 45th edition

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Cuba and the magic of its cities http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-04-20/cuba-and-the-magic-of-its-cities http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-04-20/cuba-and-the-magic-of-its-cities#comentarios Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:04:04 -0400 Luz Marina Fornieles Sánchez It is the architectural diversity of Cuban cities which make them so magical; with a wide array of styles spanning five centuries; featuring colonial and pre-baroque buildings as well as others from the modern and post-modern era

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Work of Cuban medical brigade in Peru praised http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-19/work-of-cuban-medical-brigade-in-peru-praised http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-19/work-of-cuban-medical-brigade-in-peru-praised#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:04:25 -0400 Digital news staff Peru’s Health Minister, Patricia García, and the Governor of Piura, Reynaldo Hilbck, praised the work of the Cuban medical brigade treating victims of the floods which recently hit the country

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Céspedes honored on the 198th anniversary of his birth http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/cespedes-honored-on-the-198th-anniversary-of-his-birth http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/cespedes-honored-on-the-198th-anniversary-of-his-birth#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:04:35 -0400 Eduardo Palomares Calderón A floral wreath was laid at the tomb of the independence fighter on behalf of the Cuban people

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Nivaldo and Sergio, the cream of the crop http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-04-19/nivaldo-and-sergio-the-cream-of-the-crop http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-04-19/nivaldo-and-sergio-the-cream-of-the-crop#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:04:15 -0400 Alfonso Nacianceno The Cuban team advances to the sixth stop of the Beach Volleyball World Tour in China, after triumphing in Malaysia

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Over 1,300 families living in remote areas receive building supplies http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/over-1300-families-living-in-remote-areas-receive-building-supplies http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/over-1300-families-living-in-remote-areas-receive-building-supplies#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:04:21 -0400 Jorge Luis Merencio Cautín A total of 1,379 families living in remote areas, whose homes were completely destroyed by Hurricane Matthew, have to date received essential materials to rebuild their houses

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Supporting working mothers http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/supporting-working-mothers http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/supporting-working-mothers#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:04:35 -0400 Yenia Silva Correa Important measures to benefit working mothers • The approved 2017 Social Security budget rises to 6 billion pesos

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Iberostar opens new hotel in Varadero http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-04-19/iberostar-opens-new-hotel-in-varadero http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-04-19/iberostar-opens-new-hotel-in-varadero#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:04:51 -0400 Katheryn Felipe González The 15th establishment managed by the renowned Spanish chain aspires to become the country’s top hotel

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Díaz-Canel receives Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-18/diaz-canel-receives-prime-minister-of-the-republic-of-the-congo http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-18/diaz-canel-receives-prime-minister-of-the-republic-of-the-congo#comentarios Tue, 18 Apr 2017 09:04:14 -0400 Granma The First Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers held official talks this Monday, April 17, with the Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo, Clément Mouamba

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A year later, the 7th Party Congress continues http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/a-year-later-the-7th-party-congress-continues http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-19/a-year-later-the-7th-party-congress-continues#comentarios Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:04:23 -0400 Oscar Sánchez Serra A year ago, the undefeated Comandante en Jefe of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, left us a testament and a political duty: “working with fervor and dignity, can produce the material and cultural wealth that humans need, and we must fight relentlessly to obtain these”

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The ruthless “Mother Of All Bombs” http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-18/the-ruthless-mother-of-all-bombs http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-18/the-ruthless-mother-of-all-bombs#comentarios Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:04:07 -0400 Elson Concepción Pérez The United States launched a bomb containing more than eight tons of high-powered explosives on Afghanistan

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Cuba: Passionate about film http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-04-18/cuba-passionate-about-film http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-04-18/cuba-passionate-about-film#comentarios Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:04:33 -0400 Mireya Castañeda ICAIC Young Filmmakers Showcase. International Film Festival in Gibara. French Film Festival

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Increasing business opportunities http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/increasing-business-opportunities http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/increasing-business-opportunities#comentarios Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:04:16 -0400 Katheryn Felipe González This year foreign trade must be strengthened, while the foreign investment process must become more dynamic, in order to meet the country’s economic needs

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Indonesia looking to become a global economic power http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-18/indonesia-looking-to-become-a-global-economic-power http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-18/indonesia-looking-to-become-a-global-economic-power#comentarios Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:04:17 -0400 Iramsy Peraza Forte Indonesia hopes to have become the fourth world economic power by the time it celebrates the 100th anniversary of its independence in 2045

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International book fair concludes with tribute to Fidel http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/international-book-fair-concludes-with-tribute-to-fidel http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/international-book-fair-concludes-with-tribute-to-fidel#comentarios Mon, 17 Apr 2017 09:04:07 -0400 Eduardo Palomares Calderón The next edition of the fair will be dedicated to Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal, while China will be welcomed as guest country of honor

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Communism refuses to disappear in the United States http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-17/communism-refuses-to-disappear-in-the-united-states http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-17/communism-refuses-to-disappear-in-the-united-states#comentarios Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:04:42 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez The Communist Party USA (CPUSA) has been receiving membership requests ever since Donald Trump was elected President

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The pride of having served Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/the-pride-of-having-served-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/the-pride-of-having-served-cuba#comentarios Mon, 17 Apr 2017 09:04:38 -0400 Jesús Jank Curbelo At the Havana cinema located on the corner of 23rd and 12th streets, almost half a block from where Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro proclaimed the socialist character of the Cuban Revolution on April 16, 1961, the 56th anniversary of this historic date was celebrated

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Almagro, the OAS, and the stench of sulphur http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-17/almagro-the-oas-and-the-stench-of-sulphur http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-17/almagro-the-oas-and-the-stench-of-sulphur#comentarios Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:04:47 -0400 Oscar Sánchez Serra How can it be possible for an organization that violates its very own institutional procedures to assert that a state is suffering the alteration of its democratic order?

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Honorary Chair for the study of Fidel’s thought created at the University of Havana http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-13/honorary-chair-for-the-study-of-fidels-thought-created-at-the-university-of-havana http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-13/honorary-chair-for-the-study-of-fidels-thought-created-at-the-university-of-havana#comentarios Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:04:30 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) The legacy of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, will be the object of systematic research at the University of Havana, following the constitution of the Honorary Chair in the study of his thought and work.

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Cuban doctors in Peru: A work of altruism http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/cuban-doctors-in-peru-a-work-of-altruism http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-17/cuban-doctors-in-peru-a-work-of-altruism#comentarios Mon, 17 Apr 2017 11:04:21 -0400 Nuria Barbosa León “We are ready and willing to overcome any adversity,” stated Dr. Ricardo Martínez Llizo, a member of the 23rd Brigade of the Henry Reeve International Contingent of Doctors Specializing in Disaster Situations and Serious Epidemics, currently providing services in Peru, while speaking to Granma International

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Trafficking in persons: Life is not a commodity http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-13/trafficking-in-persons-life-is-not-a-commodity http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-04-13/trafficking-in-persons-life-is-not-a-commodity#comentarios Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:04:59 -0400 Redaccion Granma Trafficking in persons, considered to be a “21st century form of slavery,” is a phenomenon that transcends borders and demonstrates that in many parts of the world, human rights are still not guaranteed

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Venezuela will not surrender! http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-12/venezuela-will-not-surrender http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-04-12/venezuela-will-not-surrender#comentarios Wed, 12 Apr 2017 10:04:23 -0400 Granma redaccion Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro spoke during the Act of Solidarity with the sister Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, held at the Havana International Conference Center in the context of the 15th ALBA-TCP Political Council, this April 10

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