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President of the Association of Cuban Journalists Passes Away

The President of the Union of Cuban Journalists (UPEC), Antonio Moltó, passed away aged 74 in Havana, August 15, a victim of cancer. With a career spanning more than 50 years, Moltó was renowned for his professionalism and revolutionary spirit, qualities which earned him the respect, admiration and affection of his colleagues. Before the Revolution, […]


Sancti Spiritus Carrero to Debut at London 2017 Next August 12

Sancti Spiritus runner Yasniel Carrero will compete in men’s 4×100 meters relay at IAAF World Championships next August 12.   Carrero was officially included in the list that represents Cuba at IAAF Championships London 2017 last Friday, as part of the last minute adjustments in the Cuban team, made up of 27 athletes.  The qualifying heats […]


Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba

On 17 February this year, the United States Embassy in Havana and the Department of State informed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the occurrence of some alleged incidents affecting some officials of that diplomatic mission and their families


Sancti Spiritus Between Two 26th of July Celebrations

One year after having deserved the venue of the national commemoration on the occasion of the Moncada anniversary, the province of Sancti Spíritus consolidates its main socio-economic results. Several works were concluded in this territory over the past year as a result of the strategy of repair and maintenance endorsed by the Economic and Social […]


Raul Castro Attends 26th of July Commemoration in Pinar del Rio

Army General Raul Castro, First Secretary of the Central Coimmittee of the Communist Party of Cuba and President of the Council of State and Ministers, presides over the central activity to mark the 64th anniversary of the attacks of the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes garrisons, being celebrated in the provisional Revolution Square of […]


Pinar del Rio Hosts 26th of July Main Commemoration

This Wednesday, July 26th, the provisional Revolution Square of Pinar del Rio city is hosting the central activities to mark the 64th anniversary of the attacks of the Moncada and Cespedes garrisons, Cuba’s National Rebelliousness Day. The ceremony began at 7 AM, and the main speech will be delivered by the Second Secretary of Cuban […]


Raul Castro Chairs Parliament Plenary Session

Cuba President Raul Castro presides over today the Ninth Ordinary Session of the Eighth Legislature of the Parliament, which is focused on the analysis of the full progress of the country by reviewing the summary of the main issues so far discussed. Since last Monday Cuba parliamentarians gathered in working commissions to discuss on issues […]


Cuba Stands Firm against Trump’s Hostile Policy

Cuba has rejected U.S. President Donald Trump‘s hard line decision of hardening the blockade by reverting crucial measures taken by the previous administration of Barack Obama to engage with the island. In an official response, the Cuban Government stresses at the same time the importance of a civilized and peaceful coexistence for the benefit of […]


Lady Sancti Spiritus Turns 503

The Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus, the fourth village founded in the island, is celebrating this week its 503th anniversary. For this reason a varied program of activities has been announced with the participation of professional and amateur artists from the territory. According to José Meneses, general artistic director of the program, the celebration will […]


Raul Castro Presides Over Cuba Parliament Extraordinary Session

Cuba President Raul Castro chairs today the second extraordinary session of the VIII Legislature of the National Assembly of the People’s Power (ANPP), taking place at Havana’s Convention Center. Parliamentarians will examine the documents on the Conceptualization of the Cuban Economic and Social Model of Socialist Development, and the Guidelines for Party Policy and the […]


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