Cuba Elects New Vice President of Parliament

1 Havana, Cuba, Jul 24.- Member of Parliament Ana María Mari Machado was elected for the post of Vice President of the National Assembly of the People´s Power of Cuba (Parliament) in the wake of approval of the release because of illness of Jaime Crombet from the post. In line with the current Electoral Law, the jurist and also member

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Cuban Parliament Commissions Discuss Social, Economic Issues

0 Havana, Cuba, Jul 20.- The Cuban National Assembly begins today three days of work of its 12 permanent commissions to analyze social and economic issues prior to the 9th Ordinary Period of Sessions, scheduled for Monday, July 23. The Havana's Conference Center is the venue of the second parliamentary day. The Central Bank of Cuba, the Ministry of Higher

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Cuba Honors First Angolan President

2 Havana, Nov 21. -First Angolan President Agostinho Neto (1922-1979) will receive on Monday in this capital the homage of that country´s President of the National Assembly, Antonio Paulo Kassoma, who officially visits Cuba for four days.According to his agenda, the Angolan parliamentary leader will lay a wreath at the bust of the so-called father of the nation at the

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Ecuador National Assembly Elects Vice Presidents

1 Quito, Aug 11. – The National Assembly will meets Thursday to elect its first and second vice presidents and committee, amid expectations about who will hold the posts. On July 31, during a historic session by the government and the opposition, Fernando Cordero, from the ruling PAIS Alliance Movement, was ratified as president of the National Assembly until August

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Ven Socialists Accuse Opposition of Manipulation of Polls

0 Caracas, Sep 29. -The Venezuelan United Socialist Party (PSUV) accused the opposition of manipulating its triumph in the legislative elections Sunday in which the socialists won 98 seats out of a total of 185 of the National Assembly. It is surprising how some members of the ultra right wing attempt to change the resounding victor of PSUV as their

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Peruvian Press Stresses Fidel Castro”s Message

0 Lima, Aug 8. – The major news media in Peru gave stellar teratment Sunday to the presence of the leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro at the National Assembly of the island and his crucial call to avoid a nuclear war. "Fidel returned to the Assembly", pointed out a headline in La Republica news that emphasized that the

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Cuba’s Parliament Speaker makes U.S. responsible for Hernandez’ health condition and confinement

1 Havana,Jul 29.- National Assembly President Ricardo Alarcon denounced Wednesday that the U.S. government holds Gerardo Hernández Nordelo, one of the Cuban Five, in solitary confinement in spite of his health conditions. Hernández Nordelo has been in “the Hole” since July 21st, and Cuba’s efforts to contact whether penitentiary officials or the State Department in order to clear up the

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