Prensa Latina News Agency

September, 2012

  • 27 September

    President of Gabon Begins Visit to Cuba

    The Gabonese Republic President Ali Bongo Ondimba begins today an official visit to Cuba. According to his agenda, the president will hold talks with senior officials, and will pay tribute to Cuban national hero Jose Marti.»

  • 27 September

    UN to Debate New Palestinian State Request

    A speech by Palestinian National Authority (PNA) President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN General Assembly’s plenary session focus today expectations of the third day of the presidential debate.»

  • 26 September

    Survey Reaffirms Chavez’ Advantage Just Days Before Election

    Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, has 55.1 percent share of those who plan to vote, 11 days before the presidential elections, according to the latest study by the International Consulting Services (ICS).»

  • 26 September

    UN with Strong Presence of Latin America and the Caribbean

    A strong presence of Latin American and Caribbean issues will mark today the second day of the UN General Assembly’s presidential debate, with speeches by eight heads of State of that region.»

  • 26 September

    Media Show Orchestrated by Cubans at Service of the USA Dismantled

    Cuba dismantled another media circus orchestrated from the U.S. as part of the smear campaign against the revolution, this time starring citizen Martha Beatriz Roque.»

  • 25 September

    UN: Dilma Rousseff Demands End of US Blockade on Cuba

    Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff requested on Tuesday at the UN to put an end to the U.S. economic, financial and trade blockade against Cuba, that has been affecting this country for decades.»

  • 25 September

    Cuba: Nomination Meetings about to Conclude

    Cuban voters had already held over 48,000 assemblies until Saturday, September 22, during the first stage of the Cuban general elections now entering its final week.»

  • 24 September

    Cuban Population and Housing Census Ends

    Cuba will officially close the information gathering stage of the 2012 Population and Housing Census, the number 18 since the first one conducted in the island in 1774 and the fourth of the revolutionary stage.»

  • 21 September

    Cuba: Russian Tourist Flow to Set New Record

    The flow of Russian tourists to Cuba is nearing a new record today, as over 60 thousand visitors have enjoyed the island´s beaches, health services, culture and other attractions.»

  • 20 September

    Cuba Loses $100 Billion USD Due to U.S. Blockade

    The U.S. blockade against Cuba that has lasted for more than 50 years has cost this country losses equivalent to $100 billion USD, Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez announced on Thursday at the presentation of a report on the damages to the island resulting from the policy.»