Granma - Órgano oficial del Partido Comunista de Cuba http://en.granma.cu Noticias principales Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:38:24 -0400 es dayly 1 Tuxpan Fidel's humanism emphasized on 40th anniversary of his visit to Angola http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-24/fidels-humanism-emphasized-on-40th-anniversary-of-his-visit-to-angola http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-24/fidels-humanism-emphasized-on-40th-anniversary-of-his-visit-to-angola#comentarios Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:03:29 -0400 Roberto Hernández The Comandante made his first trip to Angola March 23-27, 1977

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Cuban youth support agricultural production http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-27/cuban-youth-support-agricultural-production http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-27/cuban-youth-support-agricultural-production#comentarios Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:03:12 -0400 Juan Antonio Borrego In the lead up to the celebrations for the55th anniversary of the Young Communists League and the 56th anniversary of the José Martí Pioneers Organization, this April 4, Cuban youth mobilized to support agricultural efforts in the province of Sancti Spíritus

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Cuba was a turning point for this Chilean friend http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-03-24/cuba-was-a-turning-point-for-this-chilean-friend http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-03-24/cuba-was-a-turning-point-for-this-chilean-friend#comentarios Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:03:14 -0400 Nuria Barbosa León Looking through photos and listening to Cuban music take Chilean Ignacia Paz Ugás Cádiz back to the years she spent studying in Cuba, from August of 2009 through July, 2014, at the International Sports and Physical Education School, located in San José de las Lajas, in what is now the province of Mayabeque…

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Unicef undertakes hygiene project with Cuban children http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-24/unicef-undertakes-hygiene-project-with-cuban-children http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-24/unicef-undertakes-hygiene-project-with-cuban-children#comentarios Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:03:27 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) The Unicef program is being implemented in schools in Santiago de Cuba and the Havana neighborhood of La Timba

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UN offers Cuba full support for sustainable water management http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/un-offers-cuba-full-support-for-sustainable-water-management http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/un-offers-cuba-full-support-for-sustainable-water-management#comentarios Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:03:49 -0400 National news staff The United Nations expressed its full support for Cuba this March 22, in order to contribute to the sustainable management of water resources in the country in the face of challenges such as drought and food security

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Committed to agro-ecological models http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-24/committed-to-agro-ecological-models http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-24/committed-to-agro-ecological-models#comentarios Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:03:20 -0400 Nuria Barbosa León The scientific center was founded on March 8, 1962, by Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro Ruz, in response to work being undertaken in the agricultural and livestock sectors, regarding animal nutrition

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The “grandmother” of all delegates http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/the-grandmother-of-all-delegates http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/the-grandmother-of-all-delegates#comentarios Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:03:55 -0400 Ventura de Jesús María Cristina Sotomayor, a founder of the first People’s Power bodies established in Cuba, inspires in her constituents the idea that any difficulty can be overcome with the participation of all

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Cuba and Vietnam strengthen bilateral ties http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-24/cuba-and-vietnam-strengthen-bilateral-ties http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-24/cuba-and-vietnam-strengthen-bilateral-ties#comentarios Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:03:46 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces (FAR) of Cuba, Leopoldo Cintra Frías, is currently visiting Vietnam

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Critical water issues analyzed http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/critical-water-issues-analyzed http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/critical-water-issues-analyzed#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:03:33 -0400 Lauren Céspedes Hernández Opening yesterday, March 21, was the 2nd International Convention Cubagua 2017, in Havana's Convention Center

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Cuba calls for urgent solutions to climate change at the UN http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-24/cuba-calls-for-urgent-solutions-to-climate-change-at-the-un http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-24/cuba-calls-for-urgent-solutions-to-climate-change-at-the-un#comentarios Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:03:50 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) As an archipelago, and due to Cuba’s geographical location in the Caribbean Sea, the country is highly vulnerable to events associated with climate change

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New talents make their mark http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-03-22/new-talents-make-their-mark http://en.granma.cu/deportes/2017-03-22/new-talents-make-their-mark#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:03:42 -0400 Enrique Montesinos Andy Díaz impressed with a personal best of 17.40 meters in the men’s triple jump, while Yaimé Pérez’s 65.57 meter throw in the discus event was the most outstanding achievement among female athletes

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A hill with history (+Photos) http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/a-hill-with-history http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/a-hill-with-history#comentarios Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:03:45 -0400 Yenia Silva Correa The University of Havana is the oldest and most prestigious in Cuba • Conservation expert Claudia Felipe Torres spoke with Granma International about the institution's history and architecture

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Manipulation of human rights continues http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-22/manipulation-of-human-rights-continues http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-22/manipulation-of-human-rights-continues#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:03:37 -0400 Elson Concepción Pérez A recurring theme over these days has been human rights, giving rise to media manipulations, and involving individuals who, from centers of power or paid by them, are making a veritable feast with the issue…

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Cuba inaugurates ocean acidification observatory http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/cuba-inaugurates-ocean-acidification-observatory http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-23/cuba-inaugurates-ocean-acidification-observatory#comentarios Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:03:30 -0400 Julio Martínez Molina Dazhu Yang, deputy director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) Department of Technical Cooperation, inaugurated the Caribbean Regional Ocean Acidification Observatory in Cienfuegos

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Robotic surgery training center to be opened in Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/robotic-surgery-training-center-to-be-opened-in-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/robotic-surgery-training-center-to-be-opened-in-cuba#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:03:28 -0400 Nuria Barbosa León The opening in Cuba of a professional training center for the use of robotics in medical treatment is big news, considering that the criminal economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on the country by the United States, more than half a century ago, makes it virtually impossible for the island to acquire the latest technology in this field

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AlaMesa: Promoting Cuban culinary culture http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/alamesa-promoting-cuban-culinary-culture http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/alamesa-promoting-cuban-culinary-culture#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:03:56 -0400 Katheryn Felipe For over six years, without fail, AlaMesa has released a weekly bulletin that reaches the mailboxes of users with information about new establishments, culinary experiences, help-wanted announcements, etc

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World leaders express solidarity with Peru http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-21/world-leaders-express-solidarity-with-peru http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-21/world-leaders-express-solidarity-with-peru#comentarios Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:03:52 -0400 Prensa Latina Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President of Cuba's Councils of State and MInisters, sent a message of condolences to the nation facing severe natural disasters

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Investments underway at Cuba’s dark rum factory to expand aging capacity http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/investments-underway-at-cubas-dark-rum-factory-to-expand-aging-capacity http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-22/investments-underway-at-cubas-dark-rum-factory-to-expand-aging-capacity#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:03:20 -0400 ACN Cuba's dark rum factory, located in the municipality of San José de las Lajas, Mayabeque province, is undertaking new investments to expand its plant and thus increase production of Havana Club Internacional S.A. (HCI) rums, present in over 120 countries

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The deep roots of Iberian culture in Cuba http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-03-21/the-deep-roots-of-iberian-culture-in-cuba http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-03-21/the-deep-roots-of-iberian-culture-in-cuba#comentarios Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:03:57 -0400 Mireya Castañeda This year’s edition, including dance, music, art, and literature, is dedicated to the Canary Islands

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CELAC to analyze regional challenges http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-22/celac-to-analyze-regional-challenges http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-22/celac-to-analyze-regional-challenges#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:03:46 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) The 21st Meeting of National Coordinators of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) is scheduled to be held in El Salvador, March 23-24

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Tourism in Villa Clara, more than sea and sand http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-03-21/tourism-in-villa-clara-more-than-sea-and-sand http://en.granma.cu/tourism/2017-03-21/tourism-in-villa-clara-more-than-sea-and-sand#comentarios Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:03:21 -0400 Ángel Freddy Pérez Cabrera This province, with so much history, culture, and beautiful landscapes has more to offer beyond its renowned beach resorts

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Ernesto Che Guevara: His path to making history in the Americas http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-03-22/ernesto-che-guevara-his-path-to-making-history-in-the-americas http://en.granma.cu/cultura/2017-03-22/ernesto-che-guevara-his-path-to-making-history-in-the-americas#comentarios Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:03:22 -0400 Mireya Castañeda A necessary historical, biographical, military atlas


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Fruit growers set ambitious goals http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-20/fruit-growers-set-ambitious-goals http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-20/fruit-growers-set-ambitious-goals#comentarios Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:03:20 -0400 Ortelio González Martínez Members of the Fruit Cooperatives Movement met in Ciego de Ávila and reaffirmed their intention to expand production for the national market and export

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The CIA’s secret arsenal http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-21/the-cias-secret-arsenal http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-21/the-cias-secret-arsenal#comentarios Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:03:25 -0400 Sergio Alejandro Gómez Today’s is a world where your phone or even your TV can be used to spy on you


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Cuba’s support of disabled people praised http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-17/cubas-support-of-disabled-people-praised http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-17/cubas-support-of-disabled-people-praised#comentarios Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:03:10 -0400 Julio Martínez Molina Representatives of non-governmental organizations from Latin America and the Caribbean praised Cuba’s policies to promote the social wellbeing of disabled persons

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Investigating the hurricanes of the past http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-21/investigating-the-hurricanes-of-the-past http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-21/investigating-the-hurricanes-of-the-past#comentarios Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:03:30 -0400 Orfilio Peláez Cuban researchers are focused on studying the climate, in order to predict the frequency and intensity of hurricanes that may hit the island

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The example of Baraguá will continue to guide Committees for the Defense of the Revolution http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-16/the-example-of-baragua-will-continue-to-guide-committees-for-the-defense-of-the-revolution http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-16/the-example-of-baragua-will-continue-to-guide-committees-for-the-defense-of-the-revolution#comentarios Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:03:31 -0400 Eduardo Palomares Calderón The Baraguá protest, an enduring example of revolutionary intransigence, was commemorated on its 139th anniversary, at the very site where the event led by General Antonio Maceo took place

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Municipal assemblies approve their budgets; they should be very familiar with them, and know how to control them http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-20/municipal-assemblies-approve-their-budgets-they-should-be-very-familiar-with-them-and-know-how-to-control-them http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-20/municipal-assemblies-approve-their-budgets-they-should-be-very-familiar-with-them-and-know-how-to-control-them#comentarios Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:03:38 -0400 Tubal Páez Aymara Massiel Matos Gil Under the maxim “Consolidating dialogue,” Presidents of the Provincial Assemblies of People’s Power and that of the Isle of Youth Special Municipality recently met in Havana, to address a broad agenda of issues which, on the first day of discussions, included details concerning the organization and realization of the fourth and last round of accountability reports by delegates to their constituents

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Cuba and Bolivia leaders in female parliamentary representation http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-16/cuba-and-bolivia-leaders-in-female-parliamentary-representation http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2017-03-16/cuba-and-bolivia-leaders-in-female-parliamentary-representation#comentarios Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:03:17 -0400 Prensa Latina(PL) Bolivia and Cuba occupy second and third place respectively, in regards to the percentage of women parliamentarians, according to a Global Women in Politics Map released March 15, by UN Women and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)

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Regional forum on the future of renewable energy to be held http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-20/regional-forum-on-the-future-of-renewable-energy-to-be-held http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2017-03-20/regional-forum-on-the-future-of-renewable-energy-to-be-held#comentarios Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:03:40 -0400 ACN To be reviewed during the Ninth International Renewable Energy, Energy Saving and Energy Education Conference (CIER 2017), is the efficient use of renewable energy sources and the search for new ways of applying them, according to engineer Joel Morales Salas

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