Cuban News Agency

October, 2012

  • 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.»

  • 26 October

    Culture Minister Highlights International TV Festival

    Cuba’s Culture Minister Rafael Bernal described the International Cuban Television Festival held this week in Havana as an appropriate space for debates and cooperation.»

  • 26 October

    Cuban Civil Defense Reports Loss of 11 Lives due to Sandy

    In spite of the efforts to protect human lives, Cuba has to regret the loss of 11 people as consecuence of the damages caused by Hurrican Sandy during its passage for the eastern region of the island»

  • 25 October

    Cuban President Confident on Recovery after Hurricane Sandy

    Cuba’s President Raul Castro spoke over the phone with the presidents of the Councils of Defense of the country’s eastern provinces to learn about the affectations caused by Hurricane Sandy.»

  • 24 October

    Cuba Readies to Face Sandy

    Cuba started this Tuesday to get ready in view of the threat post by tropical storm “Sandy”, which is expected to hit several eastern provinces.»

  • 23 October

    Cuba Keeps an Eye on Tropical Storm Sandy

    Tropical storm Sandy continued to gain organization and now maintains 75-kilometer-per hour maximum sustained winds with higher gusts as it moves north towards Jamaica after a stationary period.»

  • 22 October

    Cuba Updates its Migration Policy

    as from January 14th, 2013, it will only be necessary to submit the ordinary passport, duly updated, and the visa issued by the country of destination, in those cases when it is required.»

  • 21 October

    Cuban Elections Disciplined, Electoral Commission President

    The president of the National Electoral Commission Alina Balseiro Balseiro stressed the organization, discipline and enthusiasm that characterize elections all over the country.»

  • 19 October

    Cuba: Raul Meets with Guyanese President (+photos)

    Army General Raul Castro, President of the councils of State and Ministers, met on Thursday afternoon with Donald Rabindranauth Ramotar, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, who is on an official visit to Cuba.»