Granma - Órgano oficial del Partido Comunista de Cuba http://en.granma.cu Noticias principales Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:53:28 -0500 es dayly 1 Tuxpan Polio vaccination: Well-being guaranteed by the Revolution http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/polio-vaccination-well-being-guarantee-by-the-revolution http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/polio-vaccination-well-being-guarantee-by-the-revolution#comentarios Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:02:16 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León To assure the tranquility of Cuban families, currently underway this month is the 56th national polio vaccination campaign, providing rapid and efficient protection against the disease, to all children across the country

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Cuban resistance to external provocation highlighted http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/cuban-resistance-to-external-provocation-highlighted http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/cuban-resistance-to-external-provocation-highlighted#comentarios Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:02:38 -0500 Granma The Cuban government’s response to OAS General Secretary Luis Almagro Lemes’ intention to travel to Havana, in order to receive a "prize" invented by an illegal grouplet, was met with various reactions from around the world

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Unicef praises recovery efforts http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-23/unicef-praises-recovery-efforts http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-23/unicef-praises-recovery-efforts#comentarios Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:02:17 -0500 Jorge Luis Merencio Cautín Unicef program coordinator, Victoria Colamarco highlighted the impact of recovery efforts undertaken by the people of Guantánamo, together with national and international support, following Hurricane Matthew

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Obesity: A global health problem affecting Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/obesity-a-global-health-problem-affecting-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/obesity-a-global-health-problem-affecting-cuba#comentarios Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:02:26 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León Obesity is also a global phenomenon, which according to United Nations statistics, affects one in every five men and five in every 10 women on the planet, causing low self-esteem, a negative body image, depression, stigmatization, marginalization, and isolation

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Cuba's 2017 energy strategy http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-22/cubas-2017-energy-strategy http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-22/cubas-2017-energy-strategy#comentarios Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:02:43 -0500 Katheryn Felipe González Aware that the energy sector is one of the 12 areas prioritized for foreign investment, Granma International takes a look at the strategic lines the country has charted for the oil industry this the current year

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Venezuela continues to support recovery efforts http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/venezuela-continues-to-support-recovery-efforts http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/venezuela-continues-to-support-recovery-efforts#comentarios Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:02:23 -0500 Germán Veloz Placencia Cuba received a shipment of materials and equipment sent by the Venezuelan government to help with reconstruction of the River Toa bridge

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A literary voyage shared by two islands http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-02-22/a-literary-voyage-shared-by-two-islands http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-02-22/a-literary-voyage-shared-by-two-islands#comentarios Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:02:31 -0500 Mireya Castañeda Irish writers at the Havana 2017 Book Fair



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The shameful problem of 21st century colonization http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-02-24/the-shameful-problem-of-21st-century-colonization http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-02-24/the-shameful-problem-of-21st-century-colonization#comentarios Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:02:10 -0500 Elson Concepción Pérez According to a BBC World report there are currently over 600,000 Israelis living in some 140 settlements since Zionist occupation of the West Bank and East Jerusalem began, an area where Palestinians wish to build their future state

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The University of Camagüey supporting international collaboration http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-21/the-university-of-camaguey-supporting-international-collaboration http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-21/the-university-of-camaguey-supporting-international-collaboration#comentarios Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:02:12 -0500 ACN Over 200 professionals from Latin America, Africa, Europe, and Asia are currently undertaking their Masters and PhD studies at the Ignacio Agramonte Loynaz University of Camagüey (UC)

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Anti-Cuban provocation fails http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-23/anti-cuban-provocation-fails http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-23/anti-cuban-provocation-fails#comentarios Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:02:39 -0500 MINREX Declaration by Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Relations

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A step forward in Cuban technology http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/a-step-forward-in-cuban-technology http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/a-step-forward-in-cuban-technology#comentarios Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:02:20 -0500 Danae González Del Toro As part of the process of digitalization of Cuban society, an unprecedented project has emerged: the assembly of latest-generation laptops and tablets in Havana. Leading the initiative is Fernándo Fernández, who spoke with Granma International

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The Havana Book Fair and memory http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-02-23/the-havana-book-fair-and-memory http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-02-23/the-havana-book-fair-and-memory#comentarios Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:02:24 -0500 Mireya Castañeda The 50th anniversary of One Hundred Years of Solitude. Film director Manuel Octavio Gómez honored. Vicente Hernández paints his native town

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A true friend http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/a-true-friend http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/a-true-friend#comentarios Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:02:39 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León Camila Perassolo, from Argentina spoke to Granma International about her recent visit to the island, as a member of the 2017 South American Solidarity with Cuba brigade, to learn about the history and reality of the country, support agricultural work, and participate in other tasks of economic and social importance

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Professional development in heath care prioritized http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/professional-development-in-heath-care-prioritized http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-24/professional-development-in-heath-care-prioritized#comentarios Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:02:04 -0500 Dilbert Reyes Rodríguez | A qualitative leap forward in the academic level of faculties at Cuban medical schools has been prioritized by the country's public health system

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La Pradera: Restoring body and mind http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/la-pradera-restoring-body-and-mind http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/la-pradera-restoring-body-and-mind#comentarios Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:02:41 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León The intensive, comprehensive rehabilitation services for children and adults offered to visitors from abroad, are the central focus of the La Pradera International Health Center

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U.S. legislators support expanding ties with Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-23/us-legislators-support-expanding-ties-with-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-23/us-legislators-support-expanding-ties-with-cuba#comentarios Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:02:52 -0500 Sergio Alejandro Gómez Members of a bipartisan delegation from the United States Congress expressed their desire to continue expanding ties with Cuba

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Lovers of the world's best tobacco await upcoming annual event http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-21/lovers-of-the-worlds-best-tobacco-await-upcoming-annual-event http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-21/lovers-of-the-worlds-best-tobacco-await-upcoming-annual-event#comentarios Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:02:39 -0500 Juan Diego Nusa Peñalver Havana is ready to host the Habano Festival's 19th edition, February 27 through March 3, when the country's most outstanding news for 2017 in this sphere will be unveiled

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Raúl receives delegation from U.S. Congress http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-22/raul-receives-delegation-from-us-congress http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-22/raul-receives-delegation-from-us-congress#comentarios Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:02:23 -0500 Granma Issues of interest to the two countries were discussed during the meeting

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Machado Ventura receives Vietnamese leader http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-17/machado-ventura-receives-vietnamese-leader http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-17/machado-ventura-receives-vietnamese-leader#comentarios Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:02:56 -0500 National news staff José Ramón Machado Ventura, Party second secretary and a vice president of the Councils of State and Ministers, yesterday afternoon, February 16, received Tong Thi Phong, a member of the Communist Party of Vietnam's Central Committee Political Bureau and a vice president of the National Assembly Standing Committee

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Raúl receives vice president of Vietnam's National Assembly Standing Committee http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/raul-receives-vice-president-of-vietnams-national-assembly-standing-committee http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-02-20/raul-receives-vice-president-of-vietnams-national-assembly-standing-committee#comentarios Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:02:09 -0500 Granma During the fraternal meeting, the leaders discussed the excellent state of the historic relations shared by the two parties, governments and people, as well as several issues on the international agenda

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The birth of a new Bolivia http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-02-22/bolivia-reborn-with-evo http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-02-22/bolivia-reborn-with-evo#comentarios Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:02:32 -0500 Joaquín Rivery Tur After surpassing his own predictions, and even beating some records in regards to his administration's accomplishments, everything seems to point to Evo’s reelection

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