Raul Castro Attends Gala for the Cuban Five

0 Havana, Cuba, Sept 12.- With the attendance of Cuban President Raul Castro, a cultural gala dedicated to the five Cuban anti-terrorist fighters was held Wednesday at Havana's Karl Marx Theater. The event was also attended by the Second Secretary of Cuba's Communist Party Central Committee Jose Ramon Machado Ventura and First Vice-president Miguel Díaz-Canel as well as government and

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Raul Castro, Brazilian FM Talk on Rousseff’s Visit

1 Havana, Jan 18. -Cuban President Raul Castro and Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota talked about the preparations for President Dilma Rousseff's visit to Cuba.During a meeting on Tuesday morning, Castro and Patriota also highlighted the excellent relations between Havana and Brasilia, Cuba's nightly TV news program reported. Antonio Simoes, Brazil's undersecretary-general for South America, Ambassador Jose E.

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Raul Castro, Hugo Chavez Meet

4 Havana, Jun 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raul Castro received Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Wednesday. Chavez, who is concluding a tour that took him to Ecuador and Brazil, arrived in this capital early today. During his stay here, the visitor will review the development of the extensive existing bilateral links between Havana and Caracas, Granma newspaper reported. Raul

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Raul Castro: Eliminating Waste Key to Economy

0 Havana, Feb 1. – Cuban President Raul Castro said eliminating waste is a key factor for the economy, along with efficient, higher quality services. During an expanded Jan. 28-29 Council of Ministers meeting, the statesman insisted on the urgent need to train leadership cadres, Granma newspaper reported on Tuesday. Raul Castro called for maintaining "our feet and ears to

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Hugo Chavez Concludes Visit to Cuba

1 Havana, Nov 11. – Cuban President Raul Castro bid farewell to his Venezuelan counterpart, Hugo Chavez, who made a fruitful visit to this country, the Granma newspaper reported Wednesday. Chávez departed for Venezuela on Wednesday after participating in activities for the 10th anniversary of the signing of the Cuba/Venezuela Integral Cooperation Agreement. With this visit and the work it

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Raul Castro: Communist Party Congress, Conference, in 2011

0 Havana, Nov 9. – The Cuban Communist Party will hold its sixth congress in April 2011, as well as a national conference, Cuban President Raul Castro announced. Addressing an event to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the signing of the Cuba-Venezuela Integral Cooperation Agreement, Raul Castro said the congress would focus on solving economic problems and fundamental decisions for

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Raul Castro: Cuba and Venezuela are Moving Towards the Economic Union

1 CAYO SANTAMARIA, Cuba, Jul 27. – “We are moving towards the economic union between Cuba and Venezuela” said Cuban President Raul Castro to close the first summit of both nations this Monday. “It is this a new type of relationship that will allow a better management of joint projects and is at the same time, an important step towards

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Raul Castro Headed Celebration on Cuba’s Day of Rebelliousness

2 Santa Clara, Cuba, 26 jul. – Cuban President Raul Castro today presided over the main event celebrating the 57th anniversary of the assaults on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes garrisons, the National Day of Rebelliousness. However, the main speaker at the rally held in the Ernesto Che Guevara Memorial plaza was First Vice President Jose Ramon Machado

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