Camagüey Celebrates National Rebellion Day

1 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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LatAm Urges Development Agenda at the WTO

0 Geneva, Oct 17. -Cuba, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Bolivia and Venezuela lead the demands to prioritize development and solutions to commercial conflicts two months short of the World Trade Organization Dec. 15-17 Ministerial Conference.The Developing Countries Informal Group, majority within the 153-member WTO have leant through debates in the latest days to address relevant topics. In the presence of the WTO

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Uruguay: International Crude Oil Exploration Round Closed

4 Montevideo, Sep 10. -Uruguayan authorities expressed their satisfaction for the closure of the development of the 2nd Uruguay Round on Exploration and Production of Crude Oil (offshore) concluded in this capital.Raul Sendic, president of Uruguayan state oil company ANCAP congratulated Friday the companies having trusted in the convoking made by ANCAP in the closing activity, saying that times are

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Cuba: New Variety of Pineapple Shows Encouraging Results

0 Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 3. – The development of a new highly productive variety of pineapple MD-2, planted for the first time in Cuba, allowed this central province to double the production of the fruit. State farmers and country people in Ciego de Avila harvested about three tons of pineapple, a volume well above what was achieved in

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SELA for Developing Cultural Industries in the Region

6 Caracas, Jun 28. -The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) called on member states to promote development and cooperation in cultural and creative industries because this could be an important source of funds. SELA mentioned in a report that in most countries of the region these sectors play an important role in areas including tourism, music, handicrafts and

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Gene Linked to Obesity and Diabetes Found

0 London, May 18. -A regulatory gene may play a key role in the development of obesity and diabetes, reported the journal Nature Genetics in its latest issue. Researchers at Kingâ�Ös College London said that the gene called KLF14 is like "a master key" that controls other genes found in fatty tissue and that are related to a number of

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Cuban FM Highlights Relations with El Salvador

7 San Salvador, Dec 8. -Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez highlighted the bright prospects for the development of political, economic, commercial relations with El Salvador. In a meeting with members of the Committee of Foreign Relations, International Cooperation and Salvadorians Abroad of the Legislative Assembly of El Salvador, several legislators appreciated Cubaâ�Ös solidarity with the Salvadorian people, mainly in health

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Nobel Prize in Physics for Graphene Research

11 Stockholm, Oct 6. -Russian-born scientists Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov have won the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on the development of graphene, a material that may transform electronics. Graphene, a two-dimensional material, conducts heat and electricity, giving it potential uses in light panels and computers. The unique properties of the transparent material could also spur the development

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Peasants from Santa Cruz del Sur benefited from Cooperation Project

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Ago 21. -The ANAP (National Association of small Farmers) develops a cooperation project in Santa Cruz del Sur, sponsored by Oxfam, a non-governmental European Organization. This Organization has supplied technical means and agriculture devices for the improvement and development of the agriculture in South Camaguey. These donations include engines for tractors, pneumatics, batteries, and roofs

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