Author Archives: Greta Jean

Cuba Opens Stores to Retain Foreign Currencies, Boost Economy

October 29, 2019 The stores’ openings took place as part of the measures decided by the Cuban government last September to avoid the flight of capital abroad. Cuba’s government officialized Monday the opening of 13 chain stores with the goal of selling … Continue reading

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Writers from 20 countries to attend Venezuelan Book Fair

Caracas, Oct 30 (Prensa Latina) Writers from 20 countries will meet in Venezuela from November 7 to 17 to attend the 15th International Book Fair of the South American country (FILVEN 2019), according to the Minister of Culture, Ernesto Villegas. … Continue reading

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Cuban president decorates Havana’s Capitol dome restorers

Moscow, Oct 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday decorated some of the 52 workers and two Russian companies responsible for restoring the dome of the Havana Capitol building, in a ceremony at the Ibero-American Cultural Center. During … Continue reading

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Venezuela strengthens ties of brotherhood with U.S. indigenous people

Caracas, Oct 29 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza spoke Tuesday with indigenous representatives from the United States to strengthen ties of brotherhood in the context of the First International Meeting of Native Peoples. Arreaza met with Professor Nick … Continue reading

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Santiago de Cuba hospital has the largest rooftop photovoltaic park in Cuba

HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 27 (ACN) The Doctor Juan Bruno Zayas General Hospital, in the Cuban eastern city of Santiago, has the largest rooftop photovoltaic solar park in the country, an important step forward in the use of Renewable Energy Sources … Continue reading

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Cubans in US condemn cancellation of flights to the Caribbean island

HAVANA, Oct 27 (ACN) The Foundation for the Normalization of Relations between the United States and Cuba (Fornorm), made up by Cubans residing in America, condemned the flight ban to the island announced by Washington last October 25. “It is … Continue reading

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Efficient microorganisms increase agricultural yield in Cuba

Havana, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) The increase in agricultural yield is among the main results in Cuba and other countries, due to the use of efficient microorganisms, a Japanese technique that is also used in stockbreeding, it was reported on … Continue reading

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Cuba attends forum on small and medium enterprises in Italy

Rome, Oct 29 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban delegation participates today in the 5th Forum on Small and Medium Enterprises organized by the Italo-Latin American Institute (IILA) in the northern Venetian city of Padua. A note from the Cuban embassy in … Continue reading

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Cuban President meets with Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev

Moscow, Oct 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met on Tuesday with Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev, whom he conveyed a special greeting from the first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro. At the meeting, held … Continue reading

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Cuban president arrived in Moscow on working visit

HAVANA, Oct 28 (ACN) The Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel arrived today in Moscow, where he will meet his counterpart Vladimir Putin to complete the final stage of his working visit to that nation. Diaz-Canel was received by the Deputy Foreign … Continue reading

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