Cuban News Agency

November, 2012

  • 12 November

    Cuba to Launch Flu Vaccination Campaign

    Over half a million Cubans will be administered the vaccine against seasonal flu from November 20 to December 15, Cuban health authorities announced.»

  • 12 November

    The World to Vote Cuban Resolution against US Blockade at UN

    The over-50-year US economic, commercial and financial blockade of Cuba will again be overwhelmingly condemned by the international community on Tuesday when the UN General Assembly votes a new Cuban resolution demanding the lifting of such a criminal policy.»

  • 8 November

    Cuban Government Decision Welcomed in Eastern Provinces

    Citizens in Santiago de Cuba welcomed the government decision to discount by 50 percent the price of construction materials for families whose homes totally or partially collapsed during the recent passage on eastern Cuba of hurricane Sandy.»

  • 8 November

    Cuban Baseball Team Readies for Thunder Series

    The Cuban baseball national team will have five friendly matches against teams from Chinese Taipei and Japan to test its tactical thinking facing the III World Baseball Classics scheduled for March 2013.»

  • 7 November

    Four Cubans Awarded Eureka Science Prize

    Four Cubans were awarded in four of the five categories of the Eureka Science Prize, during the inaugural gala of Cubamotricidad 2012, which was held in the theater Lazaro Peña, in this city.»

  • 2 November

    Cuba: Raul Castro Receives Venezuelan Vice President

    Cuban President Raul Castro received Rafael Ramirez, vice president of the government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, who arrived in the Santiago de Cuba’s Antonio Maceo Airport this Thursday.»

October, 2012

  • 30 October

    Cuba: Judoka Espinosa Receives Ippon Trophy at World Championship

    Cuban judoka Maricet Espinosa received the Ippon Trophy for her performance in the World Team Championship in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil, where her team won the bronze medal.»

  • 30 October

    Cuban First VP Urges to Restore Services

    Cuban First Vice-President Jose Ramon Machado Ventura visited the municipalities of Cueto and Mayari in Holguin province, where he called for giving priority to restoring services to the population in the areas affected by Hurricane Sandy.»

  • 29 October

    Cuba: Raul Castro Visits Damaged Areas by Sandy

    Cuban president Raul Castro visited the devastated areas in the eastern region of the island as well as the central provinces to assess the damages caused by Hurricane Sandy. Raul arrived in Santiago leading a group of top officials, including First Vice-President Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, VP Adel Yzquierdo, and …»

  • 26 October

    Cuba Reduced Infant Mortality Rate to 4.5 this Year

    Cuba reported a reduction of its infant mortality rate to 4.5 deaths in every live births so far this year.»