President Raul Castro Welcomes Hugo Chavez

0 Havana, Oct 17. -Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed his Venezuelan peer, Hugo Chavez, at Havana´s Jose Marti International Airport.Chavez returned to Cuba for a series of medical tests, whose results will evaluate the progress of his recovery, Granma newspaper reported on Monday. Chavez was accompanied by Vice president and Minister of Science and Technology, Ricardo Menendez, Health Minister, Eugenia

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Peruvian President-elect Reaffirms Friendship with Bolivia

1 Lima, Jul 12. -Peruvian President-elect Ollanta Humala welcomed Bolivian Minister of the Presidency Carlos Romero, and reaffirmed his interest in strengthening relations with Bolivia.During the Monday night meeting, Humala and Romero discussed bilateral friendship, and Humala reiterated the need to reinforce mutual ties for the benefit of both peoples. Meanwhile, Romero said that Humala's intention of recovering the legacy

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Literature opens Southern Camagüey Culture Weekend

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, Mar 19. –Members of the Mirta Aguirre Workshop in Santa Cruz del Sur, initiated this Thursday the Local Literature Encounter-Debate, and with it, they welcomed the local Culture Weekend in the current year. During the morning event it was displayed a wide spectrum of genres addressed to groups of all ages with infant and adult

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Raul Castro Welcomes Angolan Vice President

0 Havana Jan 21. -Cuba's President Raul Castro welcomed Angolan Vice President Fernando Da Piedade Dias Dos Santos, on an official visit to this country. During the meeting held on Thursday, both officials reaffirmed the excellent state of bilateral relations, and expressed their interest to foster economic, social and cooperation links. They also analyzed international issues, Cuba's nightly TV news

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Raúl Castro Welcomes Mexican Leader

0 Havana, Jan 13. -Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed Beatriz Paredes, president of the Mexican Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) and vice president of the Socialist International, who is on a working visit to this country. In their meeting at the Conference Center on Wednesday, the two leaders talked about the current state of relations between the two parties, as well

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Raul Castro Welcomes Kiribati President

1 Havana, Dec 14. -President Raul Castro welcomed in this capital Kiribati President Anote Tong, who is on an official visit. After the welcoming ceremony, both statesmen reaffirmed the good state of bilateral relations and their willingness to strengthen those links, Cuba's nightly TV news program reported. Talks included other common issues, such as the outcome of the climate change

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Nicaragua Welcomes Doctors Graduated in Cuba

1 Managua, Dec. 10. -A group of 33 Nicaraguans who completed medical school in Cuba arrived in Managua on Thursday, and were welcomed and congratulated by Health Minister Sonia Castro. The health minister thanked Cuba for providing medical training for Nicaraguan young people, who then return home as doctors ready to assist their fellow citizens. Cuban Ambassador Eduardo Martinez Borbonet,

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Cuba Welcomes Jamaica”s Trade Initiative

0 Havana, Dec 6. -Cuba has welcomed the decision of Jamaica to endorse the implementation of duty free access for specific goods from Cuba into the Jamaican market, and seasonal duties on other products. Kingston's trade initiative was announced by Dary Vaz, minister with responsibility for Information, Telecommunications and Special Projects, after a Cabinet meeting at Jamaica House. The endorsement

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Raul Castro Welcomes Venezuela Vice President

0 Havana, Apr 12 . -Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed Rafael Ramirez, Venezuelan vice president and minister of the People's Power energy and oil. The meeting Sunday developed in line with the excellent state of bilateral relations, Granma daily reported today. The conversation marked the end of two days of exchange between the visitor and Ricardo Cabrisas, vice president of the

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