Cuban Vice President Visits Venezuela

1 Caracas, Jan 3. -Cuban First Vice President Jose Ramon Machado Ventura begins a working visit to Venezuela on Monday and will focus on the assistance Cuban collaborators are giving to thousands of landslide and flooding victims. Machado was received by Foreign Minister Nicolas Maduro, President of the National Assembly Cilia Flores, and Cuban Ambassador Rogelio Polanco. The vice president

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Film on Terrorism against Cuba to Be Premiered in Film Festival

1 Havana, Nov 29. -A film about terrorism against Cuba, produced and directed by U.S. academic Saul Landau will be presented at the 32nd Latinamerican Film Festival, which begins on December 2. This feature-documentary, entitled "Will the Real Terrorist please stand up" is one of the 515 films competing in this event and will be released in the cinema Charles

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Correa Asks PAIS Movement to Begin New Stage in Ecuador

7 Guayaquil, Ecuador, Nov 15. -The Ecuadorian Patria Libre I Soberana (PAIS) movement begins a new stage on Monday, one in which it must organize its national structures, strengthen its unity, and immediately open the membership process. The first National Convention of the party, which ended Sunday, elected its historic leaders Rafael Correa and Lenin Moreno as president and vice

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Cuban VP Begins Visit to China

6 Sep 25. -Ricardo Cabrisas, vice president of the Cuban Council of Ministers, begins a visit to China on Saturday that will include meetings with important authorities and attendance at the 50th anniversary celebration of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Cabrisas will carry out the first part of his visit in Shanghai, where shortly after his arrival, he met

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Guinea-Bissau President on First Official Visit to Cuba

5 Havana, Aug 28. -Guinea-Bissau President Malam Bacai Sanha begins on Saturday his first official visit to Cuba, where he will meet with Cuban President Raul Castro to broaden bilateral ties. The Bissau-Guinean leader visited Cuba in 1996 when he headed his country''s People''s National Assembly. His country established diplomatic relations with Cuba in October 1973. On this occasion, the

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Cuba, Spain Foreign Ministers Meet

8 Havana, Jul 6. -Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez begins official talks on Tuesday with Spanish Foreign Minister Miguel Angel Moratinos, who is on a working visit to Cuba. Moratinos arrived Monday night and was welcomed at Jose Marti International Airport by Rodrigues and Spanish Ambassador Manuel Cacho. This is the third visit to Cuba by Moratinos, who previously made

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Ecuador Hosts ALBA Summit

1 Quito, Jun 24. -A Summit of the Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of our America (ALBA) and the Peoples'' Trade Agreement (PTA) on indigenous and Afro-descendant people begins Thursday in the Ecuadorian city of Otavalo. Delegations from eight ALBA nations will meet for two days: Antigua and Barbuda, Bolivia, Cuba, Dominica, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and

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Cuba Begins Phase II of Anti-Flu Vaccination

7 Havana, May 3. -Cuba begins on Monday the second stage of the vaccination against the A(H1N1) flue during which about 150,000 children will be immunized. The second phase of the viral vaccination campaign will last until next May 22. Children from six months old to nine years of age who were immunized in the first phase and that are

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Climate Summit Begins

1 Cochabamba, Bolivia, Apr 20. – The People's World Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth begins on Tuesday with a mass event at the Sebastian Ramirez de Tiquipaya Stadium, 12 kilometers (7,4 miles) of Cochabamba. According to the official program, President Evo Morales welcomed all participants early this morning. The Scientific discoveries panel on climate change,

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Bolivia: Climate Summit Begins

1 La Paz, Apr 19. -The World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth begins here on Monday with debate panels. According to the schedule, the activities of the Live Well panel, where the goals reached by President Evo Morales will be dealt with, will begin in the afternoon. Morales will be in charge of the

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