Ban Ki Moon Calls for Ban on Nuclear Tests

0 Havana, Cuba, Aug 30.- UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon called for the signing of an international treaty banning the tests of nuclear weapons, since he considered it an initiative that would guarantee a safer world. In his speech marking International Day against Nuclear Tests on August 29, Ki Moon said that such actions continue to pose a threat

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Spanish, Cuban Communist Parties for Strengthening Ties

1 Havana, Jun 7. – The secretary general of Spain's Communist Party Jose Luis Centella, and the deputy secretary of Cuba's Communist Party (PCC), Jose Ramon Machado, Thursday expressed the interest of their political forces of strengthening ties. In a meeting at the PCC Central Committee headquarters in Havana, Thursday morning, both party leaders ratified their willingness of strengthening links

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UN Secretary General Trusts Brazil”s to Successfully Run Rio +20

2 Brasilia, Mar 9. – The Secretary General of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio +20, Sha Zukang, said today that Brazil is qualified to ensure the success of the event to be held in June. "You (Brazil) have performed better than most nations, have strong leadership and authority," said Zukang at a public hearing of the Federal

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Cuba Attends Meeting of WFTU

2 Johannesburgo, Feb 9. – The secretary general of the Confederation of Workers of Cuba, Salvador Valdes Mesa, also vice chairman of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU), participates in a meeting here of the Presidential Council of that body. According to a note from the Embassy of Cuba in South Africa, this meeting will be held until February

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Syria Warns about Arab Leaders´ Confusing Statements

2 Damascus, Nov 7. -Recent statements by the secretary general and under secretary of the Arab League (AL) generate confusion and are inconsistent with the work plan agreed by Damascus and that regional organization, Syria warned. Syrian Permanent Representative to the Cairo-based AL, Yousef Ahmad, noted that the secretariat is supposed to play a coordinating role between Damascus and the

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Workers in EPISUR work hard to boost production

2 Ferrocement boat 117 is on the vanguard in the emulation being carried out by the boats of EPISUR Fishing Industry in Santa Cruz del Sur, said Maria Emilia Ferrales, secretary general of the Union’s Bureau.Six base sections participate in this struggle where shrimp, lobster, fish lines are included. The main objective is to achieve the goals set, which represents

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Ban Ki-moon to Visit Canada

2 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

0 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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