Granma - Órgano oficial del Partido Comunista de Cuba http://en.granma.cu Noticias principales Wed, 24 Jan 2018 06:41:59 -0500 es dayly 1 Tuxpan A duty fulfilled http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/a-duty-fulfilled http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/a-duty-fulfilled#comentarios Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:01:23 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León For Rita Silvina Cuevas Dorce, working as an internationalist collaborator has meant settling her debt with the Revolution

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Raul nominated as candidate to National Assembly http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/raul-nominated-as-candidate-to-national-assembly http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/raul-nominated-as-candidate-to-national-assembly#comentarios Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:01:26 -0500 ACN Army General Raúl Castro, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, was nominated January 21 as a candidate for deputy to the National Assembly of People's Power by the municipality of Segundo Frente, in Santiago de Cuba

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Educational reform: Progress made to date http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/educational-reform-progress-made-to-date http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/educational-reform-progress-made-to-date#comentarios Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:01:35 -0500 Yenia Silva Correa Since September 2017 new study programs are being implemented experimentally in schools

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With the light of Martí http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/with-the-light-of-marti http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/with-the-light-of-marti#comentarios Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:01:04 -0500 Lissy Rodríguez Guerrero This January 27 the Cuban people will march in honor of the 165th anniversary of the birth of José Martí

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Cuba is a safe place for U.S. citizens, according to travel expert http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/cuba-is-a-safe-place-for-us-citizens-according-to-travel-expert http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-23/cuba-is-a-safe-place-for-us-citizens-according-to-travel-expert#comentarios Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:01:54 -0500 Redacción Digital Journalist Christopher P. Baker refuted claims that Cuba is an “unsafe” destination while the island was awarded the Excellence Prize as the safest country for tourism, at the 38th International Tourism Fair in Madrid, Spain

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New homes for victims of Hurricane Irma http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-22/new-homes-for-victims-of-hurricane-irma http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-22/new-homes-for-victims-of-hurricane-irma#comentarios Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:01:07 -0500 Ángel Freddy Pérez Cabrera In addition to the construction of new facilities benefiting residents, 54 families affected by Hurricane Irma from the Emilio Córdova community in Villa Clara, received new homes

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The noble face of the country http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-22/the-noble-face-of-the-country http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-22/the-noble-face-of-the-country#comentarios Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:01:25 -0500 Yudy Castro Morales There is much of Cuba in each one of the candidates nominated on Sunday, but much more in what they represent as a whole

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Wind energy for sustainable development http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-19/wind-energy-for-sustainable-development http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-19/wind-energy-for-sustainable-development#comentarios Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:01:45 -0500 Leidys Maria Labrador Herrera Wind as an efficient renewable source is being promoted as part of Cuba's strategy to reduce dependence on fossil fuels

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A virtual tool to access medical knowledge (Photos) http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-22/a-virtual-tool-to-access-medical-knowledge-photos http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-22/a-virtual-tool-to-access-medical-knowledge-photos#comentarios Mon, 22 Jan 2018 14:01:29 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León Infomed, www.sld.cu, is an online reference providing information and services for professionals, as well as the population

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Caribbean Pan-African leaders declare Trump 'persona non-grata' http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-19/caribbean-pan-african-leaders-declare-trump-persona-non-grata http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-19/caribbean-pan-african-leaders-declare-trump-persona-non-grata#comentarios Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:01:32 -0500 Caribbean News Service The leaders said that Trump made himself unwelcome with his vulgar insults against Haiti and African countries, saying that they likely speak for the entire African Diaspora

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A labor of love: Anna Hyatt’s equestrian statue of Martí http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-22/a-labor-of-love-anna-hyatts-equestrian-statue-of-marti http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-22/a-labor-of-love-anna-hyatts-equestrian-statue-of-marti#comentarios Mon, 22 Jan 2018 13:01:57 -0500 Marta Rojas Rodríguez To be unveiled on January 28, the 165th anniversary of the birth of José Martí, is a replica of the first equestrian statue of the Cuban hero, located in New York City’s Central Park

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Spanish Tourism Fair recognizes Cuba as safe country http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2018-01-18/spanish-tourism-fair-recognizes-cuba-as-safe-country http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2018-01-18/spanish-tourism-fair-recognizes-cuba-as-safe-country#comentarios Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:01:20 -0500 International news staff Cuban Minister of Tourism Manuel Marrero leads delegation to the important event

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CELAC-China: Accelerating commercial integration http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-22/celac-china-accelerating-commercial-integration http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-22/celac-china-accelerating-commercial-integration#comentarios Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:01:17 -0500 Prensa Latina This Monday, January 22, the 2nd CELAC-China Cooperation Forum will be held in Chile

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Working to save lives from the very beginning http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-18/working-to-save-lives-from-the-very-beginning http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-18/working-to-save-lives-from-the-very-beginning#comentarios Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:01:42 -0500 Lisandra Fariñas Acosta The Cuban Society of Pediatrics will hold its 28th National Congress January 23 through 26, dedicated to preventive aspects and problems affecting the health of infants, children and adolescents

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The convoluted history of migration across the Florida Straits http://en.granma.cu/cuba-us-diplomatic-relations/2018-01-19/the-convoluted-history-of-migration-across-the-florida-straits http://en.granma.cu/cuba-us-diplomatic-relations/2018-01-19/the-convoluted-history-of-migration-across-the-florida-straits#comentarios Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:01:04 -0500 Sergio Alejandro Gómez The confrontation between Cuba and the United States has marked migration between the two countries separated by a mere 90 miles of water

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Maduro: 2017 was a year of important social advances http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-17/maduro-2017-was-a-year-of-important-social-advances http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-17/maduro-2017-was-a-year-of-important-social-advances#comentarios Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:01:53 -0500 Redaccion Granma The Venezuelan Head of State gave his annual State of the Nation Address before the National Constituent Assembly, January 15

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Cuban Embassy in Venezuela targeted by terrorist cell http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-19/cuban-embassy-in-venezuela-targeted-by-terrorist-cell http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-19/cuban-embassy-in-venezuela-targeted-by-terrorist-cell#comentarios Fri, 19 Jan 2018 14:01:58 -0500 Redacción Internacional “They were going to put a bomb in the Cuban Embassy,” stated Diosdado Cabello, first vice president of the PSUV, referring to plans by a terrorist cell which was neutralized this week in the Bolivarian nation

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Raúl presides reburial ceremony for 104 combatants of the Frank País Second Eastern Front http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/raul-presides-over-reburial-ceremony-of-the-remains-of-104-combatants-of-the-frank-pais-ii-eastern-front http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/raul-presides-over-reburial-ceremony-of-the-remains-of-104-combatants-of-the-frank-pais-ii-eastern-front#comentarios Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:01:19 -0500 Eduardo Palomares Calderón After the ceremony, the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, laid a white rose before the site’s eternal flame and dedicated another to his unforgettable comrade-in-arms and life companion, Vilma Espín Guillois, at the monument that treasures her ashes

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Yes, for the future http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-19/yes-for-the-future http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-19/yes-for-the-future#comentarios Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:01:46 -0500 Granma news staff To be selected in the upcoming second stage of Cuban elections are 605 deputies and members of Cuba's Council of State, including its President and Vice President

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Preparation of new People’s Power representatives continues http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-16/preparation-of-new-peoples-power-representatives-continues http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-16/preparation-of-new-peoples-power-representatives-continues#comentarios Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:01:22 -0500 Tubal Páez Before officially assuming their duties, the 5,876 new delegates received information vital to successfully fulfilling their roles as People’s Power representatives

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European friends visit Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-18/european-friends-visit-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-18/european-friends-visit-cuba#comentarios Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:01:45 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León To celebrate another anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution, a group of friends from Germany, Sweden, Denmark, and the United Kingdom, members of the 61st Nordic Solidarity with Cuba brigade, traveled to the island where they undertook an intense program of activitie

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Latin America and the Caribbean seeking unity and peace despite the storm clouds brewing in the North http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-16/latin-america-and-the-caribbean-seeking-unity-and-peace-despite-the-storm-clouds-brewing-in-the-north http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-16/latin-america-and-the-caribbean-seeking-unity-and-peace-despite-the-storm-clouds-brewing-in-the-north#comentarios Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:01:45 -0500 Jeiddy Martínez Armas Sergio Alejandro Gómez The turmoil seen in the North, during 2017, confirmed that regional unity and integration are essential for Latin American and Caribbean nations, in their efforts to continue advancing along the path of development in peace

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Full stadiums and nerves on edge http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2018-01-17/full-stadiums-and-nerves-on-edge http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2018-01-17/full-stadiums-and-nerves-on-edge#comentarios Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:01:34 -0500 Granma Baseball is more than a game in Cuba where hearts are hanging on the last out, the last inning, with Industriales and Las Tunas tied, heading into the decisive game of the semi-finals • Granma has already won its spot in the finals

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Precious water http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/precious-water http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/precious-water#comentarios Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:01:51 -0500 Yisel Martínez Cuba's new Water Law is focused on protecting water resources, with rational, efficient use

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One hundred days since Irma http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-18/one-hundred-days-since-irma http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-18/one-hundred-days-since-irma#comentarios Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:01:39 -0500 Granma news staff Granma International offers readers a series of articles on the current situation in several Cuban provinces hit hard by Hurricane Irma, identifying how much remains to be done and recognizing the colossal feat achieved thus far

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Racist statements by U.S. President denounced http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/racist-statements-by-us-president-denounced http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/racist-statements-by-us-president-denounced#comentarios Mon, 15 Jan 2018 09:01:19 -0500 MINREX In a declaration issued January 12, Cuba's Foreign Ministry condemns racist statements by U.S. President referring to Haiti, El Salvador, and other nations

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Fidel Castro enters Pinar del Río with the Caravan of Liberty (+ Photos) http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-17/fidel-castro-enters-pinar-del-rio-with-the-caravan-of-liberty-photos http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-17/fidel-castro-enters-pinar-del-rio-with-the-caravan-of-liberty-photos#comentarios Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:01:20 -0500 International news staff One of the oldest and best-known sections of Granma newspaper, “Today in History,” arrives to Granma International’s website this Wednesday, and will feature images and texts on different historical moments each week

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Marco Rubio is deaf to Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba-us-diplomatic-relations/2018-01-12/marco-rubio-is-deaf-to-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba-us-diplomatic-relations/2018-01-12/marco-rubio-is-deaf-to-cuba#comentarios Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:01:40 -0500 Sergio Alejandro Gómez Even with the help of high-power speakers, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) would not be able to hear Cuba. He has suffered selective deafness for decades, when it comes to his country of origin.

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Forty years defending the Cuban Revolution http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-17/forty-years-defending-the-cuban-revolution http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-17/forty-years-defending-the-cuban-revolution#comentarios Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:01:57 -0500 Nuria Barbosa León The struggle to defend Cuba’s sovereignty continues within the United States, supported by members of the Antonio Maceo Solidarity Brigade, which recently celebrated its 40th anniversary

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Cuba honors Celia Sánchez Manduley http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-11/cuba-honors-celia-sanchez-manduley http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-11/cuba-honors-celia-sanchez-manduley#comentarios Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:01:45 -0500 Orestes Eugellés Mena Today, January 11, Cuba's working class will pay tribute to the heroine of the Sierra and the plains, Celia Sánchez Manduley, on the 38th anniversary of her death

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First direct flight between Havana and Port of Spain inaugurated http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2018-01-16/first-direct-flight-between-havana-and-port-of-spain-inaugurated http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2018-01-16/first-direct-flight-between-havana-and-port-of-spain-inaugurated#comentarios Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:01:50 -0500 Cubaminrex With the presence of the Minister of Trade and Industry of Trinidad and Tobago, Paula Gopee Scoon, Cuban Ambassador, Guillermo Vazquez Moreno, and members of Caribbean Airlines’ board of directors - the company’s BW 456 flight that will link the capitals of Cuba and Trinidad and Tobago was inaugurated at the Piarco International Airport

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A realistic perspective on the economy http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-11/a-realistic-perspective-on-the-economy http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-11/a-realistic-perspective-on-the-economy#comentarios Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:01:40 -0500 Yudy Castro Morales Interview with Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, Minister of Economy and Planning, following December session of the National Assembly of People's Power, where 2017 and 2018 state budgets and economic plans were addressed - Plus facts and figures

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A celebration of love of culture http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-16/a-celebration-of-love-of-culture http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-16/a-celebration-of-love-of-culture#comentarios Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:01:36 -0500 Mireya Castañeda January 15 - 25 • More than 200 works in competition • Poet and singer-songwriter Silvio Rodríguez responsible for the opening remarks of the event

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Heavy rain delays sugar harvest http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-11/heavy-rain-delays-sugar-harvest http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-11/heavy-rain-delays-sugar-harvest#comentarios Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:01:38 -0500 Dilbert Reyes Rodríguez | Machado Ventura visits Granma province to review impact of unseasonably heavy rainfall on sugar cane harvest

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Modern facilities to strengthen Cuban sports (+ Photos) http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2018-01-16/modern-facilities-to-strengthen-cuban-sports-photos http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2018-01-16/modern-facilities-to-strengthen-cuban-sports-photos#comentarios Tue, 16 Jan 2018 09:01:14 -0500 Yosel E. Martínez Castellanos Inaugurated yesterday at Havana's Latinoamericano Stadium by First Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel was a modern strength gym that will be used by different baseball teams for training

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Martí’s legacy to be remembered throughout January http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-09/martis-legacy-to-be-remembered-throughout-january http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-09/martis-legacy-to-be-remembered-throughout-january#comentarios Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:01:54 -0500 Yudy Castro Morales The activities to mark the 165th anniversary of the birth of Cuban national hero José Martí will span the entire month of January

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This 2018 the company founded by Alicia Alonso reaches its 70th anniversary http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-08/this-2018-the-company-founded-by-alicia-alonso-reaches-its-70th-anniversary http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-08/this-2018-the-company-founded-by-alicia-alonso-reaches-its-70th-anniversary#comentarios Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:01:37 -0500 Mireya Castañeda December was the month of Alicia Alonso's 97th birthday, while the New Year opened with the National Ballet of Cuba's traditional gala performance during the first week of January, this time presenting Don Quixote

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War as a common denominator http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-15/war-as-a-common-denominator http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-01-15/war-as-a-common-denominator#comentarios Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:01:53 -0500 Elson Concepción Pérez Today, it is not uncommon to hear about conflict in the Middle East, especially when it comes to the war in Syria or Iraq, or when coverage includes North African or Asian nations

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Recovery efforts in Baracoa http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-08/recovery-efforts-in-baracoa http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-08/recovery-efforts-in-baracoa#comentarios Mon, 08 Jan 2018 12:01:57 -0500 Jorge Luis Merencio Cautín Work to assemble the main section of the bridge over the largest river in Cuba has begun

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Good prospects for Cuban boxers this 2018 http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2018-01-15/good-prospects-for-cuban-boxers-this-2018 http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2018-01-15/good-prospects-for-cuban-boxers-this-2018#comentarios Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:01:07 -0500 Yosel E. Martínez Castellanos The first year of the Olympic cycle, 2017, for Cuban boxing meant tough challenges in the Seventh World Series of Boxing, Pan American tournament, and World Championships

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Mayabeque seeking progress, but with its own identity http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-05/mayabeque-seeking-progress-but-with-its-own-identity http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-05/mayabeque-seeking-progress-but-with-its-own-identity#comentarios Fri, 05 Jan 2018 09:01:26 -0500 Alberto G. Walon In the lead up to the seventh anniversary of its creation, Cuba’s youngest province has secured advances in projects essential to its development

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We reaffirm our loyalty and fidelity to all who played a leading role in the victory http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/we-reaffirm-our-loyalty-and-fidelity-to-all-who-played-a-leading-role-in-the-victory http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-15/we-reaffirm-our-loyalty-and-fidelity-to-all-who-played-a-leading-role-in-the-victory#comentarios Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:01:36 -0500 Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez Speech delivered by Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, Party Central Committee Political Bureau member and First Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers, during the military ceremony for the transfer and interment of the remains of combatants of the Mario Muñoz Third Front, who fell in the war of liberation or died after the triumph of the Revolution, held in Tercer Frente, Santiago de Cuba, January 11, 2018

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President of Ethiopia to visit Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-08/president-of-ethiopia-to-visit-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-08/president-of-ethiopia-to-visit-cuba#comentarios Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:01:45 -0500 Granma The President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Mulatu Teshome Wirtu, will arrive in Cuba on the afternoon of January 8,

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Cuba honors its heroes with pride, just as they defended our independence http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-12/cuba-honors-its-heroes-with-pride-just-as-they-defended-our-independence http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-12/cuba-honors-its-heroes-with-pride-just-as-they-defended-our-independence#comentarios Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:01:11 -0500 Eduardo Palomares Calderón Army General Raúl Castro Ruz presided the transfer and re-burial military ceremony, at the III Frente Mario Muñoz mausoleum, for remains of combatants who fell in the War of Liberation or after the triumph of the Revolution

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Martí, art among the arts http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-04/marti-art-among-the-arts http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2018-01-04/marti-art-among-the-arts#comentarios Thu, 04 Jan 2018 09:01:23 -0500 Ricardo Alonso Venereo The Ministry of Culture and its network of institutions has convoked a tribute to José Martí, on the 165th anniversary of his birth, later this month

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Raúl visits the Military Industrial Enterprise of Camagüey http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-12/raul-visits-the-military-industrial-enterprise-of-camaguey http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-12/raul-visits-the-military-industrial-enterprise-of-camaguey#comentarios Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:01:12 -0500 Leticia Martínez Hernández During the tour of some of the factories, the Cuban President exchanged with managers and workers

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The legend has not died http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-03/the-legend-has-not-died http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-03/the-legend-has-not-died#comentarios Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:01:08 -0500 Enrique Ubieta Gómez The revolutionary vanguard is timeless, although it is very much a product of its time… Those who, as years and decades pass, never cease their efforts to change the world, can never be considered old

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Raúl receives President of Ethiopia http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-10/raul-receives-president-of-ethiopia http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2018-01-10/raul-receives-president-of-ethiopia#comentarios Wed, 10 Jan 2018 09:01:35 -0500 Granma Yesterday, January 9, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz received Mulatu Teshome Wirtu, President of the Democratic Federal Republic of Ethiopia, who is making an official visit to the country

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