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ALBA Reaffirms Support For Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Bolivia

The Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of America (ALBA) concluded its ordinary meeting calling for the defence of the sovereignty and self-determination of all people. Nov 9 (teleSUR) At the end of the 17th Ordinary Meeting of … Continue reading

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U.S. Congressman recognizes potentialities of Cuban market

Nov 9 (Radio Rebelde) U.S. Congressman Rick Crawford (R), representative for the First District of Arkansas, spoke of the potentialities of the Cuban market, which cannot be exploited to the maximum due to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed … Continue reading

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Lao Parliament Speaker Describes Cuban President’s Visit as Important

Vientiane, Nov 11 (Prensa Latina) The speaker of the National Assembly of Laos, Pany Yathotou, on Sunday described Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel”s official visit to this Asian nation as very important. At a meeting with Diaz-Canel, Yathotou said that his … Continue reading

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Cuban President Visits Legendary Tunnels in Vietnam

Hanoi, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel toured on Saturday the tunnels of Cu Chi, a monumental underground guerrilla system on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City, southern Vietnam. ‘We grew up in Cuba listening to this … Continue reading

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Cuba: President Diaz-Canel Signs Trade Agreement With Vietnam

Through their new cooperation tools, Cuba and Vietnam intend to boost bilateral exchange from US$224.3 million in 2017 to US$500 million in 2022. Nov 9 (teleSUR) Cuba President Miguel Diaz-Canel, during the first day of his official trip to Vietnam, met … Continue reading

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Higher Education Projects Strengthen Ties between Russia and Cuba

Guantanamo, Cuba, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The short-term achievement of several cooperation projects between Cuba and Russia in higher education strengthens ties between the two nations, the rector of the University of Guantanamo (UG), Alberto Turro, stated. The academic told … Continue reading

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Cuba Reaches Four Million Tourists, Moves Forward

Havana, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) reported on Saturday that Cuba has reached four million foreign visitors so far in 2018, news that tour operators and travel agents welcomed. The MINTUR notes that the figure of … Continue reading

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Pan-American Nursing Colloquium Ends in Cuba

Havana, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Pan-American Nursing Research Colloquium concludes Friday in Havana with the assistance of delegates from 21 countries after four scientific days, dedicated to improve the quality of care to patients. The closing ceremony will … Continue reading

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China to Maintain Its Fraternal Ties with Cuba Invariable

Beijing, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) China confirmed on Thursday its invariable friendly relations with Cuba, regardless of the changing situation on the international arena, and that the two States will continue in close coordination on matters of mutual interest. The … Continue reading

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Cuban President Arrives in Vietnam

Hanoi, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel arrived in Vietnam on Thursday in the framework of a tour that ratifies the continuity of the Cuban Revolution and the consolidation of relations with the countries he is visiting. The … Continue reading

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