Communist Congress Analyzes Domestic Issues

0 Havana, Apr 18. -The delegates to the 6th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party (PCC) met in commissions to discuss domestic issues and adopt draft agreements to be discussed during the event. Full Text of Raul Castro's Central Report to PCC Congress Aspects of the tax system, health and education, tourism and social policy were the focus of debates

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Cuban FM on Intense Tour of Malaysia, Singapore

1 Singapore, Oct 15. -Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez met with his counterparts from Malaysia and Singapore to discuss the current economic reforms in Cuba during a brief visit to those nations. First in Kuala Lumpur and then in that city-state, the Cuban minister exchanged viewpoints on regional and global affairs, and promoted bilateral cooperation. During his first visit to

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Venezuelan Socialists Promote Actions to Prevent Sabotage

4 Caracas, Sep 16. – Representatives of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela and electrical workers are meeting on Wednesday to discuss recent fires and breakdowns at substations and power transmission networks believed to be caused by sabotage. The main purpose of the meeting is to create a movement to confront these actions, which are intended to cause a situation

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Cuban Parliament in Special Session

2 Havana, Aug 7. – The National Assembly of the People's Power holds on Saturday a special session to discuss the international situation. According to a press release published by Granma newspaper, the council of state agree to hold on Saturday a special session of Cuban Parliament with the purpose of discussing the international situation. The session takes place at

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Fidel Castro Attends Special Session of Parliament

1 Havana, Aug 7. – The Cuban Revolution's leader, Fidel Castro, attended on Saturday the special session of the National Assembly of People's Power called to discuss the international situation. *Cuban Parliament in Special Session CubaÂ�s President Raul Castro and Parliament President Ricardo Alarcon also attended the meeting at HavanaÂ�s Convention Center together with high-ranking state and government officials. The

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MERCOSUR Ministers Tackle Regional Security

1 Asuncion, Jun 18. -Interior ministers of the Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR) plus Venezuela were in this capital on Friday to discuss organized crime and regional security. The meeting was convened by Paraguayan Interior Minister Rafael Filizzola, and its aim is to present participants' experiences, according to a press release. In their deliberations, delegates will foster regional integration and cooperation

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Ban Ki-moon to Visit Canada

5 United Nations, May 11. -United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon will travel to Canada next Wednesday to meet the authorities of that country and discuss about key issues to UN. UN Secretary General will meet with Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Governor General Michaelle Jean, finance Minister Jim Flaherty and international co-operation Minister Beverley Odam. The agenda of the talks

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South American Leaders Meet in Argentina

4 Buenos Aires, may 4. -Twelve South American leaders will meet today in Buenos Aires at the summit of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) to elect the Secretary General of the bloc, discuss the political situation in Honduras and support to Haiti and Chile, both affected by earthquakes, among other issues. Argentine Kichner Ratified as UNASUR Sec. Gral 

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