Granma - Órgano oficial del Partido Comunista de Cuba http://en.granma.cu Noticias principales Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:30:18 -0400 es dayly 1 Tuxpan Poets who dedicated verses to Che (+Photos) http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-07-25/poets-who-dedicated-verses-to-che http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-07-25/poets-who-dedicated-verses-to-che#comentarios Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:07:06 -0400 Mireya Castañeda Following the death of Ernesto Che Guevara, 50 years ago, distinguished Cuban, Latin American, and European poets dedicated tender and beautiful lines to him

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“The history of peoples is not measured by the periods of futile subjugation, but by their moments of rebellion” http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-26/the-history-of-peoples-is-not-measured-by-the-periods-of-futile-subjugation-but-by-their-moments-of-rebellion http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-26/the-history-of-peoples-is-not-measured-by-the-periods-of-futile-subjugation-but-by-their-moments-of-rebellion#comentarios Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:07:33 -0400 Gladys Martínez Verdecia Speech by Gladys Martínez Verdecia, member of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and first secretary of the Party Provincial Committee in Pinar del Río, during the main act commemorating the 64th anniversary of the assaults on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Garrisons. Pinar del Río, July 26, 2017, Year 59 of the Revolution

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Mexican activists call for U.S. to end Cuba blockade http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-25/mexican-activists-call-for-us-to-end-cuba-blockade http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-25/mexican-activists-call-for-us-to-end-cuba-blockade#comentarios Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:07:11 -0400 TeleSUR English The solidarity group denounced Trump’s move to reverse a diplomatic opening between the two countries

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Building a computerized society http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-25/building-a-computerized-society http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-25/building-a-computerized-society#comentarios Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:07:47 -0400 Yenia Silva Correa Cuba assessed by the International Telecommunications Union • Class of 2017 graduates from the University of Computer Sciences

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Gelma: Supporting Cuban agriculture http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-25/gelma-supporting-cuban-agriculture http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-25/gelma-supporting-cuban-agriculture#comentarios Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:07:21 -0400 Danae González Del Toro The state enterprise group, founded in May 2001, is responsible for distributing wholesale goods and offering specialized technical services in the agricultural sector

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180 years of excellence in dance, music, theater and opera http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-07-25/180-years-of-excellence-in-dance-music-theater-and-opera http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-07-25/180-years-of-excellence-in-dance-music-theater-and-opera#comentarios Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:07:41 -0400 Mireya Castañeda Like always, we return to its history and tradition; especially this year, when this symbolic, privileged site of performing arts in Cuba, is celebrating its 180th anniversary…

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Raúl attends swearing-in ceremony for new Cuban ambassadors http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-24/raul-attends-swearing-in-ceremony-for-new-cuban-ambassadors http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-24/raul-attends-swearing-in-ceremony-for-new-cuban-ambassadors#comentarios Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:07:08 -0400 Lauren Céspedes Hernández Army Raúl Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuban Central Committee and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, presided a swearing-in ceremony for 38 new Cuban ambassadors, yesterday July 23

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Venezuelan Foreign Minister condemns CIA attacks http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-25/venezuelan-foreign-minister-condemns-cia-attacks http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-25/venezuelan-foreign-minister-condemns-cia-attacks#comentarios Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:07:27 -0400 Prensa Latina (PL) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Samuel Moncada denounced the actions of the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to overthrow the legitimately elected government of President Nicolás Maduro, this Monday, July 24

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The new Nicaragua http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-24/the-new-nicaragua http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-24/the-new-nicaragua#comentarios Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:07:24 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez special correspondent With an electoral victory in 2006, returning the Sandinista National Liberation Front to office, the Central American country has made notable progress socially and economically

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Arlenis Sierra, dreaming big http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-07-24/arlenis-sierra-dreaming-big http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-07-24/arlenis-sierra-dreaming-big#comentarios Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:07:59 -0400 Aliet Arzola Lima The Guadalajara 2011 Pan American champion talks about her experience competing on Kazakhstan’s Astana Women's Team, based in Italy, and participating in the 2018 Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) World Tour

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Vietnamese economy expected to grow 7% in 2018 http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-24/vietnamese-economy-expected-to-grow-7-in-2018 http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-24/vietnamese-economy-expected-to-grow-7-in-2018#comentarios Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:07:28 -0400 Alberto Salazar Gutiérrez The country has maintained an impressive growth rate, is reducing poverty and raising living standards

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The Revolution has offered the best of tributes to the martyrs of the Moncada assault http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-24/the-revolution-has-offered-the-best-of-tributes-to-the-martyrs-of-the-moncada-assault http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-24/the-revolution-has-offered-the-best-of-tributes-to-the-martyrs-of-the-moncada-assault#comentarios Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:07:25 -0400 Ronald Suárez Rivas Heroes who participated in the assaults on the Moncada and Manuel de Céspedes Garrisons, on July 26, 1953, and the Granma yacht expedition, are visiting the province of Pinar del Río, as part of the activities to mark National Rebellion Day

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Evo Morales: “Now is the best time to unite” http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-21/evo-morales-now-is-the-best-time-to-unite http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-21/evo-morales-now-is-the-best-time-to-unite#comentarios Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:07:31 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez special correspondent Interview with the Bolivian President during his visit to Nicaragua to participate in the Sao Paulo Forum and celebrations marking the 38th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution

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More than 20,000 polling stations established for upcoming elections http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-21/more-than-20000-polling-stations-established-for-upcoming-elections http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-21/more-than-20000-polling-stations-established-for-upcoming-elections#comentarios Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:07:31 -0400 Yudy Castro Morales The determination of 24,361 polling stations in 12,515 constituencies across the country has been completed in accordance with the timeline established for upcoming general elections

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Distinguished by professionalism http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-21/distinguished-by-professionalism http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-21/distinguished-by-professionalism#comentarios Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:07:42 -0400 Yenia Silva Correa Auditing, consultation, human resource training, and international programs. These are the key functions of the Havana International Center (CIH)

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“The Nicaraguan people and Sandinista Revolution can always count on the unconditional support and solidarity of the revolutionary Cuban people” http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-20/the-nicaraguan-people-and-sandinista-revolution-can-always-count-on-the-unconditional-support-and-solidarity-of-the-revolutionary-cuban-people http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-20/the-nicaraguan-people-and-sandinista-revolution-can-always-count-on-the-unconditional-support-and-solidarity-of-the-revolutionary-cuban-people#comentarios Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:07:31 -0400 Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez Speech by Party Political Bureau member and First Vice President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, during the main act commemorating the 38th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution, on July 19, in Managua, Nicaragua

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No terrorist activity in Cuba, according to the U.S. http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-20/no-terrorist-activity-in-cuba-according-to-the-us http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-20/no-terrorist-activity-in-cuba-according-to-the-us#comentarios Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:07:03 -0400 Redacción Internacional “It was assessed that there was not sufficient information there to provide a report this year on Cuba,” according to Justin Siberell, Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism in the Bureau of Counterterrorism at the U.S. Department of State, quoted by U.S. newspaper the Miami Herald

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Nicaragua celebrates Sandinista Revolution http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-20/nicaragua-celebrates-sandinista-revolution http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-20/nicaragua-celebrates-sandinista-revolution#comentarios Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:07:48 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez The entire city is celebrating. People from all over the country arrive with red and black flags, filling Plaza de la Fe

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Díaz-Canel leads delegation to Sandinista Revolution 38th anniversary commemoration http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-19/diaz-canel-leads-delegation-to-sandinista-revolution-38th-anniversary-commemoration http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-19/diaz-canel-leads-delegation-to-sandinista-revolution-38th-anniversary-commemoration#comentarios Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:07:44 -0400 Granma Party Political Bureau member and First Vice President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, is leading a delegation from the island to the main act commemorating the 38th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista Revolution, this July 19, in Managua, Nicaragua

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Hurricane Matthew causes over 2.4 billion pesos worth of damage http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-20/hurricane-matthew-causes-over-24-billion-pesos-worth-of-damage http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-20/hurricane-matthew-causes-over-24-billion-pesos-worth-of-damage#comentarios Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:07:28 -0400 René Tamayo The National Office of Statistics and Information released official figures regarding damage caused by Hurricane Matthew which hit Cuba’s eastern region in October 2016

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An unprecedented trial run http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-19/an-unprecedented-trial-run http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-19/an-unprecedented-trial-run#comentarios Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:07:35 -0400 Alina Perera Robbio Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro emphasized that broad participation in the trail run for the upcoming Constituent Assembly election was a sure sign of the resounding victory that will be won in the actual vote July 30

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The Our America Consensus: A guide for the future of the Latin American left http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-19/the-our-america-consensus-a-guide-for-the-future-of-the-latin-american-left http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-19/the-our-america-consensus-a-guide-for-the-future-of-the-latin-american-left#comentarios Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:07:17 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez special correspondent With the approval of the Our America Consensus, the first programmatic document stemming from the Sao Paulo Forum, leftist and progressive parties from Latin America and the Caribbean have a new instrument with which to resist the right-wing onslaught and continue implementing political and social changes in the region

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Debating the future of China-Latin America relations http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-19/debating-the-future-of-china-latin-america-relations http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-19/debating-the-future-of-china-latin-america-relations#comentarios Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:07:18 -0400 Iramsy Peraza Forte How to expand relations between two regions which already have substantial economic and governmental ties, but aspire to greater levels of mutual understanding, was the main theme of debates in a forum between academics and political experts from China, Latin America, and the Caribbean

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Women live longer, but have poorer health http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-19/women-live-longer-but-have-poorer-health http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-19/women-live-longer-but-have-poorer-health#comentarios Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:07:48 -0400 Lisandra Fariñas Acosta According to Professor Jesús Menéndez, specialist at the Longevity, Aging, and Health Research Center (Cited), “elderly women (53.2%) outnumber elderly men, living an average of four years more…But living longer doesn’t necessarily mean living better”

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Pastors for Peace continue support to Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-19/pastors-for-peace-continue-support-to-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-19/pastors-for-peace-continue-support-to-cuba#comentarios Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:07:24 -0400 Nuria Barbosa León Solidarity with the Cuban people is being reaffirmed this month by members of the 28th US-Cuba Friendship Caravan, coordinated by the Interfaith Community Organization IFCO-Pastors for Peace

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Raúl receives Colombian President http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-18/raul-receives-colombian-president http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-18/raul-receives-colombian-president#comentarios Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:07:28 -0400 Granma In a cordial conversation, the two leaders discussed the positive state of bilateral relations, the process underway to implement the peace accords in Colombia, as well as other issues on the international agenda

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Anier García's return to the track http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-07-18/anier-garcias-return-to-the-track http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-07-18/anier-garcias-return-to-the-track#comentarios Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:07:20 -0400 Jorge C. de la Paz Granma International talks with Anier García to learn more about his opinions on prospects for Cuban athletics

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Breathing new life into Havana’s hospitals http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-18/breathing-new-life-into-havanas-hospitals http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-18/breathing-new-life-into-havanas-hospitals#comentarios Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:07:25 -0400 Nuria Barbosa León With the aim of improving the quality of services, two of the capital’s most well known hospitals, the Miguel Enríquez and Salvador Allende, are benefitting from a nationwide investment, repair and maintenance process, ongoing for the last four year

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We will continue to advance along the path freely chosen by our people http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-17/we-will-continue-to-advance-along-the-path-freely-chosen-by-our-people http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-07-17/we-will-continue-to-advance-along-the-path-freely-chosen-by-our-people#comentarios Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:07:49 -0400 Raúl Castro Ruz Full text of speech by President Raúl Castro Ruz during the closing session of the National Assembly of People's Power, July 14

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Nothing would stand in the way of finding Che's remains (+Photos) http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-14/nothing-would-stand-in-the-way-of-finding-ches-remains http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-14/nothing-would-stand-in-the-way-of-finding-ches-remains#comentarios Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:07:40 -0400 Ángel Freddy Pérez Cabrera Interview with María del Carmen Ariet and Dr. Jorge González, who led the team that found Che's remains in Bolivia, and returned them to Cuba July 12, 1997

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Cuban collaborators, and a one-of-a-kind experience http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-17/cuban-collaborators-and-a-one-of-a-kind-experience http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-07-17/cuban-collaborators-and-a-one-of-a-kind-experience#comentarios Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:07:01 -0400 Alina Perera Robbio Three young Cuban doctors, united by the decision to fulfill their internationalist duty, talk about their time serving in Venezuela

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