US Blockade the Main Obstacle to Development, Cuba Charges

1 Geneva, May 14. – Cuban denounced today here that the main obstacle to the Cuban people''s ability to exercise their right to development is the economic, trade and financial blockade imposed by the United States against the island for more than 50 years. This aggression persists and continues to be intensified, and is a mass, flagrant, and systematic violation

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Scientists Enhance Sustainable Agricultural Development in Camagüey

0 Camagüey, Oct 23. – The work of local scientists and researchers is crucial for the development of urban and sub-urban agriculture, since they have placed into the hands of farmers the advances in science and technology, so that they can improve their production outcomes. Transfer of technologies and good practices in the land use as well as training initiatives

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Raul Castro Meets with Brazilian Foreign Minister

0 Havana, Aug 31.- President Raul Castro met with Fernando Pimentel, Brazil's Minister of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade, who is on an official visit to the Caribbean island. During the cordial meeting, both officials exchanged on the upward development of the bilateral relations, and reiterated their purpose to work for their constant strengthening. They also discussed current international issues,

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Cuba Shows Positive Signs in Manufacturing Activity

14 Havana, Cuba, Aug 15.- The Cuban manufacturing industry shows a positive development in several key indicators, supported in authorities' efforts for recovering economic, official sources stated today. According to the National Statistics Office (ONE), the production of consumer goods has experienced a 2.3-percent rise in the first six months of 2012 compared with the same period last year. Food

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CELAC, China to Discuss Further Cooperation

0 Beijing, Aug 8.- Authorities from China and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) will discuss in this capital, how to broaden the basis for the development of bilateral ties, including economic cooperation. Chile's Foreign Minister Alfredo Moreno, Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro, and Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Rogelio Sierra, representatives of the Troika of the Latin American-Caribbean bloc

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Camagüey Celebrates National Rebellion Day

0 Esmeralda, Camagüey, Jul 18.- The development prospects in Camagüey province, demanding the determined participation of the whole people, were ratified by first secretary of Cuba's Communist Party (PCC) in Camagüey Julio César García Rodríguez in the celebrations for the 59th anniversary of the rebel attack in Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes garrisons in Santiago de Cuba and Bayamo,

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