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Cuban bank grants loans to Hurricane Irma victims

HAVANA, Cuba, Sep 29 (acn) The Credit and Commerce Bank granted the first 54 loans for the purchase of construction materials to victims of Hurricane Irma, which left considerable on Cuba´s north coast. Ludis Garcia, director of Personal Banking for … Continue reading

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Cuba receives Another Donation from Venezuela for Victims of Hurricane Irma

LAS TUNAS, Cuba, Oct 2 (acn) A donation from the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela for the victims of Hurricane Irma, which struck Cuba last September, was received in Puerto Carupano, in the north of Las Tunas province. Four containers of … Continue reading

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Cuba Distributes Foreign Recovery Aid After Hurricane Irma

A home destroyed in Cuba by Hurricane Irma on Sept. 9. | Photo: Reuters 9/20/17 telesur — The supplies will go mainly to the 11,700 residents in the hardest-hit provinces of Camaguey, Ciego de Avila, Sancti Spiritus and Villa Clara. … Continue reading

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Mexico Acknowledges Venezuelan Rescuers

Caracas, Sep 29 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Mexico has acknowledged the Venezuelan Humanitarian Task Force Simon Bolivar for its humanitarian aid in the Central American nation, after the September 19´s 7,1 earthquake. In its Twitter account, Mexico’s Secretariat of … Continue reading

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Cuba Prioritizes Foreign Investment in Energy Sector

Havana, Sept 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba”s energy sector and, within this, the oil and gas industry, are some of the economic fields prioritized by the Cuban government for foreign investment and international cooperation. Roberto Suarez, deputy general Manager of the … Continue reading

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Cuban nurses are superbly trained, says international expert

Havana, Cuba, Sep 27.- Cuba has excellent training in nursing which is reflected in the early advancement of specialization, said Chilean Erika Caballero. The member of the Board of the International Council of Nurses (ICN), told ACN that for several … Continue reading

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Cuba Opens Bank Accounts to Help People Affected by Irma

Havana, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) Bank accounts for individuals living in Cuba to deposit money have been opened as solidarity contributions to help the people affected by Hurricane Irma, Granma newspaper reports. Faced with the damage caused by the hurricane, … Continue reading

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More Than 90 Percent of Communications Restored in Cuba

Havana, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Telecommunications Company (ETECSA) has reported that the repairs of the damage caused by Hurricane Irma is at more than 90 percent today. According to an ETECSA report, about 93.1 percent of the initial … Continue reading

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Venezuelan Delegation Travels to Dominican Republic for Peace Dialogue

The meeting is aimed at reaching peace and a mutual understanding with the opposition sector. The delegation of the Venezuelan government is traveling to the Dominican Republic to take part in the next round of talks with the opposition sector. … Continue reading

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Cuba demands Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons at UN-Geneva

Geneva, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba”s mission at United Nations headquarters in Geneva has called today to raise public awareness about the threat of nuclear weapons and the need for their total elimination on the planet. In a communique issued … Continue reading

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