Sugarcane harvest successfully advances in Southern Camaguey

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Jan 13. –Santa Cruz del Sur welcomed 2011 with full disposition to successfully develop the sugarcane harvest, the workers from the José Ramón Sánchez Agriculture Cooperative (CPA), belonging to the Cuatro Esquinas community constitute an example of it. Its 67 cooperatives send the sweet grass to the Batalla de las Guásimas sugarcane Industry, from the

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Cuban Rat Pesticide Used in 22 Nations

2 Cienfuegos, Sep 12. -Biorat, a biological rodenticide, is being successfully used in 22 nations in Africa, Latin America and Europe. Produced by the Cuban pharmaceutical company LABIOFAM, it is the only biological product marketed worldwide, the National News Agency (AIN) reported. Matanzas, Habana and Cienfuegos provinces are where the formula is processed, made up of unhulled rice to obtain

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South Africa’s Durban Eyeing 2020 Olympics

0 Pretoria, Sep 9. -After successfully holding the World Soccer Cup, South Africa now eyes the Olympic Games, and the city of Durban has emerged as the only candidate from this country bidding for the summer event in 2020. According to BUA News, government is expected to meet with the city´s officials next month to decide if a formal bid

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Iran Successfully Tests New Short-Range Missile

1 Tehran, Aug. 25. -Iranian Minister of Defense Ahmed Wahidi announced Wednesday that a new generation of a short-range surface-to-surface missiles had been successfully test-fired. Wahidi gave no details on where and when the new solid-fuel Fateh missile was tested. State television broadcast footage of the missile being fired and then hitting a target on the ground, although that kind

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Energy saving in Santa Cruz del Sur

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, May 4. – At the end of April, Santa Cruz del Sur reduced the energy intensity index in one per cent, compared to the previous year, which means that it successfully fulfilled with the proposed measures for the energy saving. After the assessment period concluded, an increase of 1.8 per cent in the commercial production

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Cuba Gives Final Touches to Polls

0 Havana, Apr 19. -Cuban authorities and voters has started on Monday the last week prior to the April 25 elections, to precise details so this democratic exercise would carry out successfully. Nearly 8.40 million Cubans will elect that date 15,093 candidates to the Municipal Assemblies of the People's Power (local governments). On May 2, there will be a second

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