Granma - Órgano oficial del Partido Comunista de Cuba http://en.granma.cu Noticias principales Mon, 29 May 2017 01:49:17 -0400 es dayly 1 Tuxpan Cuba celebrates its African roots http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/cuba-celebrates-its-african-roots http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/cuba-celebrates-its-african-roots#comentarios Fri, 26 May 2017 15:05:48 -0400 Darcy Borrero Batista Cuba celebrated Africa Day this Thursday, May 25, with an event held in Havana, attended by members of the Party Political Bureau, Salvador Valdés Mesa, a vice president of the Council of State; Esteban Lazo Hernandez, president of the National Assembly of People’s Power; and Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, minister of Foreign Affairs

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New book on Fidel’s political-economic thought launched http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/new-book-on-fidels-political-economic-thought-launched http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/new-book-on-fidels-political-economic-thought-launched#comentarios Fri, 26 May 2017 09:05:43 -0400 Prensa Latina (PL) The 240-page work was published by Cuban editorial Ciencias Sociales in honor of its 50th anniversary and features various texts complied by Hero of the Republic of Cuba Ramón Labañino, and Deputy Rector of La Sapienza University in Italy, Luciano Vasapollo

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Raúl recives Maria Eugénia Neto http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/raul-recives-maria-eugenia-neto http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/raul-recives-maria-eugenia-neto#comentarios Fri, 26 May 2017 10:05:23 -0400 Granma The President of the Councils of State and Ministers received Maria Eugénia Neto, widow of the first president of the People’s Republic of Angola, Agostinho Neto, this Thursday, May 25

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Alzheimer’s disease: In search of more effective treatment http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/alzheimers-disease-in-search-of-more-effective-treatment http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/alzheimers-disease-in-search-of-more-effective-treatment#comentarios Fri, 26 May 2017 10:05:41 -0400 Lisandra Fariñas Acosta The search for effective therapies to treat Alzheimer’s disease – for which there currently exists no cure or medication to delay its progression – has been highlighted as a priority by the World Health Organization

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The script for plans to destroy the Bolivarian Revolution was written in Washington http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-25/the-script-for-plans-to-destroy-the-bolivarian-revolution-was-written-in-washington http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-25/the-script-for-plans-to-destroy-the-bolivarian-revolution-was-written-in-washington#comentarios Thu, 25 May 2017 11:05:51 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez The U.S. doctrine of non-conventional war is based on manipulating citizens to encourage confrontations with authorities, to achieve the strategic objectives of a foreign power without having troops on the ground

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Cuba sees 410,000 blood donations so far this year http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/cuba-sees-410000-blood-donations-so-far-this-year http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-26/cuba-sees-410000-blood-donations-so-far-this-year#comentarios Fri, 26 May 2017 10:05:40 -0400 ACN Cuba will hold a range of activities June 6-14 in tribute to all those people across the country who have volunteered to donate blood. So far this year, the island has received 410,000 donations

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Antillana Steelworks revitalized http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/antillana-steelworks-revitalized http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/antillana-steelworks-revitalized#comentarios Thu, 25 May 2017 10:05:27 -0400 Danae González Del Toro Miguel Solarana, director of the José Martí Metallurgical Enterprise describes a project underway to double steel production, emphasizing the importance of the industry to the national economy

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Raúl congratulates television and radio workers http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/raul-congratulates-television-and-radio-workers http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/raul-congratulates-television-and-radio-workers#comentarios Thu, 25 May 2017 09:05:39 -0400 Raúl Castro Ruz President Raúl Castro sent a message of congratulations, yesterday May 24, to Cuban television and radio workers on the 55th anniversary of the ICRT

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Lenín Moreno inaugurated as new President of Ecuador http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/lenin-moreno-inaugurated-as-new-president-of-ecuador http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/lenin-moreno-inaugurated-as-new-president-of-ecuador#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 16:05:01 -0400 Prensa Latina The country's 44th head of state received the Presidential sash from former President Rafael Correa, after being sworn-in by National Assembly leader José Serrano

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The little known Africa http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-25/the-little-known-africa http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-25/the-little-known-africa#comentarios Thu, 25 May 2017 14:05:38 -0400 Darcy Borrero Batista Although the mainstream media focuses daily on negative news stories in Africa, there is another reality to the continent, which today, May 25, is celebrating its day

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Pressure mounts on Brazil’s Temer following arrest of another advisor http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/pressure-mounts-on-brazils-temer-following-arrest-of-another-advisor http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/pressure-mounts-on-brazils-temer-following-arrest-of-another-advisor#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 12:05:48 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer saw circumstances further complicate when the Federal Police arrested another of his special advisers, the former governor of Brasilia, Tadeu Filippelli, in connection with a scandal linked to the misuse of public funds

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Cuba calls for the comprehensive protection of childhood and adolescence http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/cuba-calls-for-the-comprehensive-protection-of-childhood-and-adolescence http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/cuba-calls-for-the-comprehensive-protection-of-childhood-and-adolescence#comentarios Thu, 25 May 2017 10:05:20 -0400 Lissy Rodríguez Guerrero The Third International Conference on Child Protection will run through May 26 in Havana’s Hotel Palco

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Amid right-wing violence, Caribbean activists call on CARICOM to send fact-finding Mission to Venezuela http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/amid-right-wing-violence-caribbean-activists-call-on-caricom-to-send-fact-finding-mission-to-venezuela http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/amid-right-wing-violence-caribbean-activists-call-on-caricom-to-send-fact-finding-mission-to-venezuela#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 10:05:34 -0400 TeleSUR English The coalition calling for the mission wrote that they are “conscious of the history of foreign invasion … and the ignoble record of war, destruction, destabilization and territorial incursion which has frustrated Caribbean development, peace and stability”

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SADR President to arrive in Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/sadr-president-to-arrive-in-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-25/sadr-president-to-arrive-in-cuba#comentarios Thu, 25 May 2017 09:05:48 -0400 Granma The President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, His Excellency Brahim Ghali, will arrive on an official visit

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Cuba's sustainable development and support of Caribbean nations recognized http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-23/cubas-sustainable-development-and-support-of-caribbean-nations-recognized http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-23/cubas-sustainable-development-and-support-of-caribbean-nations-recognized#comentarios Tue, 23 May 2017 09:05:10 -0400 Prensa Latina (PL) Cuba's ability to promote sustainable development has been recognized by the UN's Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, ECLAC

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Hostile U.S. policy deals another blow http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-24/hostile-us-policy-deals-another-blow http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-24/hostile-us-policy-deals-another-blow#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 16:05:36 -0400 Yenia Silva Correa Cuban team earns a perfect score at regional competition to qualify for International Collegiate Programming Finals

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Cuba and Kenya sign medical cooperation agreement http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/cuba-and-kenya-sign-medical-cooperation-agreement http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/cuba-and-kenya-sign-medical-cooperation-agreement#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 11:05:30 -0400 Prensa Latina (PL) Cuban health authorities announced May 24, the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the island and Kenya, which seeks to establish medical cooperation in the African nation by the end of this year

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Heberprot-P arrives in the EU http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-24/heberprot-p-arrives-in-the-eu http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-24/heberprot-p-arrives-in-the-eu#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 17:05:09 -0400 Prensa Latina Since being launched on the international market, Heberprot-P has been registered in more than 20 countries and used to treat some 250,000 people worldwide

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A phone call between brothers http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-23/a-phone-call-between-brothers http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-23/a-phone-call-between-brothers#comentarios Tue, 23 May 2017 13:05:19 -0400 Darcy Borrero Batista “We’ll be able to sit beside you on the Havana Malecon and talk. We await you as our brother,” stated Fernando after reaffirming Cuba’s support for Puerto Rico’s independence struggle, a cause to which Oscar has dedicated his life

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Cuba calls for universal health coverage at WHO World Assembly http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/cuba-calls-for-universal-health-coverage-at-who-world-assembly http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-05-24/cuba-calls-for-universal-health-coverage-at-who-world-assembly#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 10:05:19 -0400 Redacción Internacional Dr. Roberto Morales Ojeda, Cuban minister of Public Health, called for universal medical coverage during the World Health Organization’s 70th World Assembly plenary session

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Tribute to Cubans who fought for Angola’s independence http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-23/tribute-to-cubans-who-fought-for-angolas-independence http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-23/tribute-to-cubans-who-fought-for-angolas-independence#comentarios Tue, 23 May 2017 09:05:12 -0400 GI news staff The widow of Agostinho Neto, Maria Eugenia Neto, together with their daughter Irene Alexandra, paid tribute to those who died in the struggle for Angola’s independence during a visit to the island this Monday, May 22

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There is no future without the past http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-23/there-is-no-future-without-the-past http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-23/there-is-no-future-without-the-past#comentarios Tue, 23 May 2017 10:05:19 -0400 Oscar Sánchez Serra The only, definitive independence Cubans celebrate is that achieved on January 1, 1959, with the leadership of our undefeated Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro Ruz. Someone failed to tell Donald Trump this, before he congratulated the Cuban people for their independence on May 20.

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More prepared to face disasters (+Photos) http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-22/more-prepared-to-face-disasters-photos http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-05-22/more-prepared-to-face-disasters-photos#comentarios Mon, 22 May 2017 09:05:51 -0400 Orfilio Peláez This weekend, all of Cuba became a theater of operations allowing for the evaluation of the country's preparedness to face extraordinary situations, during the Response to Disasters Popular Exercise, Meteoro 2017

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Cuba’s leading hotel chains outline future prospects http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-05-24/cubas-leading-hotel-chains-outline-future-prospects http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-05-24/cubas-leading-hotel-chains-outline-future-prospects#comentarios Wed, 24 May 2017 12:05:16 -0400 Katheryn Felipe González As of the end of March 2017, a total of 82 hotel management contracts with 19 international chains from eight different countries were in operation across the island

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