De Zurda Honors Fidel Castro and Cuban 5 in Broadcast from Havana

0 Havana, Jan 12 .- De Zurda, a program broadcast by Telesur, started on Saturday its second season with a program from Cuba, on which they paid tribute to the leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro, and the Cuban Five. Former Argentinian soccer player Diego Armando Maradona and Uruguayan journalist Victor Hugo Morales, the anchors, dedicated part of the program

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Preservation and Tracking of Cuban Peninsula Sea Turtles

1 Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Jun 8 . – Cuban experts are preparing their program to protect and study sea turtles in the Guanahacabibes Peninsula, where the animals arrive to nest from May to September, coordinators announced today. The monitoring of the turtles by scientists, students and residents of the area will began next month and continue until August, when

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Santa Cruz del Sur to celebrate 20th anniversary of the program Educa a tu Hijo

0 This December people from Santa Cruz del Sur will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the program Educa a tu Hijo (Teach Your Child), and for that, there are several activities programmed for children up to six years old, and their families.Activities in salute to January 10th, date marking the anniversary of the program will be carried out on December

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Chavez: Cuba-Venezuela Achievements for Diabetes

0 Caracas, Sep 27. – More than 31,000 Venezuelans have benefited from a health program that, supported by Cuba, has allowed since 2008 to prevent and assist patients with diabetic foot, President Hugo Chavez stated on Tuesday. During a telephone conversation with the state TV channel Venezolana de Television, Chavez stated that about 14,000 amputations were prevented thanks to the

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Music contest stands out the Culture Weekend

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Mar 24. –The chords of a sax were again immersed in the enchanting mystery of the traditional Miguel Socarrás Aleaga Cuban Music Contest, in keeping with 140th anniversary of this territory as a Municipality, and inside of the program of the recently finished Culture Weekend. Talented youngsters from the Arts Keens Movement, along with experienced

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China Plans to Expand Space Research

4 Beijing, Mar. 3. -China plans to increase space research in the next five years as part of a program that includes building its own manned space station with peaceful purposes. As part of working toward that goal, China expects to carry out over 20 space missions in 2011, compared to 16 staged in 2010, said Qi Faren, former chief

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New Cuban Initiative for Agricultural Diversity

0 Havana, Feb 13. – The Ministry of Agriculture has a new program for facilitating the protection and sustainable use of Cuba''s phytogenetic resources, as well as contributing to food security and environmental conservation. The program, "Conservation of Agricultural Biodiversity in Cuba's Biosphere Reserves: Connecting Managed and Natural Landscapes," will be implemented during the 2011-2016 period through the Alejandro de

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El Salvador to Eliminate Malaria

1 San Salvador, Dec 23. -The Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) and health authorities of El Salvador have announced the forthcoming launch of a program to eliminate malaria transmission in the coming years. PAHO's international consultant Marcelo Aguilar reported that the plan will be initiated in 2011 in conjunction with specialists from the Ministry of Health. According to Aguilar, the situation

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CDRs in Santa Cruz del Sur fight crimes

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Dec 3. –Several communities from Southern Camagüey develop the Surveillance Activities lead by the Committees of the Defense of the Revolution as part of the program previous to the exercise that is going to be carried out next December 8th. One of those guidance encounters was developed this Monday at Flor de Mayo Popular Council

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CDRs in Santa Cruz del Sur fight crimes

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Dec 1. –Several communities from Southern Camagüey develop the Surveillance Activities lead by the Committees of the Defense of the Revolution as part of the program previous to the exercise that is going to be carried out next December 8th. One of those guidance encounters was developed this Monday at Flor de Mayo Popular Council

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