Chinese Vice President Says Relations with Cuba Excellent

4 Havana, Jun 8 .- Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping recognized the excellent state of relations between his country and Cuba, where he concluded an official visit that began on June 4. Xi extolled the results of bilateral projects in energy, telecommunications, transportation and biotechnology, and other areas. During his stay in Cuba, Xi laid a wreath at the monument

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Cuba in Geneva: Health is a Basic Human Right

2 Geneva, May 18. -Cuba on Wednesday defended health care as a basic human right and expressed concern for the financial, food, energy and environmental crisis gripping the world. Addressing the 64th Assembly of the World Health Organization (WHO), Cuban Deputy Health Minister Jose Angel Portal stated that the current international situation is affecting many countries. In many places, in

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Brazil: Rousseff Faces Runoff with Drive and Energy

0 Brasilia, Oct 4. -Ruling Workers Party (PT) presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff affirmed on Monday that she would face the election runoff with a lot of drive and energy. Rousseff won the first round of elections on Sunday with nearly 47 percent of the valid votes of 111 million Brazilians who cast their ballots, out of a total of 135,804,433

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Chavez Greets Brazil Mediation in Iranian Issue

1 Caracas, May 13. -Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez described as extremely important the proposal of his Brazilian peer Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to mediate in the conflict for the development of nuclear energy in Iran. Speaking before business people and executives of foreign oil firms, Chavez said Wednesday that Lula will visit Tehran soon to meet with Iranian authorities

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Cooperation Marks Morales Visit to Venezuela

2 Caracas, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) With the creation on Friday of at least six joint ventures, Venezuela and Bolivia are expanding cooperation in the energy and food spheres, as part of Bolivian President Evo Morales' agenda in his visit to this country. The agreements were ready to be signed in the presence of Morales and Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez,

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Kids from Santa Cruz del Sur awarded in Provincial Energy Saving Contest

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, Apr 20. -Santa Cruz del Sur turned out to be the municipality with the highest percent of awarded kids in the Provincial Contest of the Programmes for the Electric Energy Saving and Water Use and Saving (PAEME y PAURA), respectively. An event that was in session at  the “Máximo Gómez Báez” Senior High School, in

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Raul Castro Welcomes Venezuela Vice President

0 Havana, Apr 12 . -Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed Rafael Ramirez, Venezuelan vice president and minister of the People's Power energy and oil. The meeting Sunday developed in line with the excellent state of bilateral relations, Granma daily reported today. The conversation marked the end of two days of exchange between the visitor and Ricardo Cabrisas, vice president of the

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