Venezuela to Increase Medicine Production in 2012

0 Caracas, Dec 17. -Deputy Minister of Health Jose España announced the opening of several drug factories by mid-2012 in order to increase and ensure the supply of necessary medicines for the population.España said in an interview for TV program Toda Venezuela that currently his portfolio is in talks with European countries to achieve that goal. Espana noted that Health

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The Red Machine Hits the Road Again; This Time without Vera

4 Panama City._ Fresh off its five-game sweep of visiting Puerto Rico in Havana, Team Cuba is already in Panama playing a three game preparation series with the host team, Venezuela and the Netherlands before the opening of the IBAF World Cup 39 on October 1 for a two week tournament. The same team will then head to Mexico for

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Cuba Offers Its Experiences in Training Deaf-Blind

3 Havana, Jul 12. -Cuba laid out its experience in training the deaf-blind at the opening of a workshop attended by 100 experts from eight countries.Santiago Borges, president of the organizing committee of the First Workshop on Deaf-Blindness, stated that this experience is the result of the Cuban state's political will and the transformational investigative work done by teachers. Education

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Self-employment workers number increase in Southern Camaguey

4 Santa Cruz del Sur, Mar 12. –There are exactly 452 self-employed workers in Santa Cruz del Sur, as part of the opening of this kind of activity in the territory. More than the half of these people was unemployed people, who nowadays contribute with the tax system of this southern territory, and decently guarantee the sustenance of their families.

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Cuba Hosts Event on Quality of Life in Pain

4 Havana, Jan 20. -Outstanding Cuban and foreign experts attended the opening on Wednesday of the 2nd Workshop on Quality of Life in Pain, Pediatric Pain and Rehabilitation at the San Geronimo University Center in Hava. The sessions began with remarks by the UNICEF representative in Cuba, Dr/ Jose Juan Ortiz Bru, and include master lectures on pain, pathways, neuro-plasticity,

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Cuba Bolsters Anti-Cholera Actions in Haiti

5 Port-au-Prince, Dec 15. -The opening of a new Cholera Treatment Center (CTC) is one of the steps taken by the Cuban Medical Mission to halt the epidemic that is ravaging Haiti. The new center is located in the densely-populated hillside neighborhood of Carrefour in the capital, where more than 400,000 people live. Witht the Carrefour center, a total of

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Ticket Sales for FIFA World Cup Skyrocketed

3 Pretoria, May 31. -Ticket sales for the 2010 FIFA World Cup opening in South Africa next June 11 have skyrocketed in the past 48 hours, and 97 percent of the seats has already been sold out, BUA News reports on Sunday. Since Friday, May 28, a total of 100 000 tickets were sold and seats for 14 matches are

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