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Thursday, February 23, 2017

International Meeting on Historical Cities starts Today

International Meeting on Historical Cities starts Today

Camaguey, Feb 22.- The 11th International Symposium on Challenges of Cities Management begins as part of the central program for the 20th anniversary of the Office of the Historian of Camagüey City (OHCC by its Spanish acronym).

Raul Castro receives Vietnamese parliamentarians

Raul Castro receives Vietnamese parliamentarians

Havana, Cuba, Feb 20.- Cuban President Raul Castro received Sunday afternoon the Vice-President of the Standing Committee of the Vietnamese National Assembly Tong Thi Phong, who is on an official visit to Cuba.


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Opinion

Fidel Castro always Had Strong Links with Sports

Fidel Castro always Had Strong Links with Sports

By RHC

Right fielder and former member of Cuban baseball team Luís Giraldo Casanova considered the recently deceased leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, as the best sponsor of sports in Cuba.

Curious

Child Obesity is inherited from Parents, Study Finds

Child Obesity is inherited from Parents, Study Finds

Washington, Feb 20.- Around 35-40 per cent of a child's BMI, how fat or thin they are, is inherited from their parents, a new study has found.

Camagüey

Cuba hosts Congress on Use of Biotechnology for Agricultural Development

Cuba hosts Congress on Use of Biotechnology for Agricultural Development

Camaguey, Feb 22.- Cuba's advances in the use of biotechnology for agricultural development, with results superior to many countries in the world, were highlighted during the second day of the first BioProcess Congress, which takes place in this city.

Cuba

Cuban Foreign Minister Welcomes Russian First Vice Foreign Minister

Cuban Foreign Minister Welcomes Russian First Vice Foreign Minister

Havana, Feb 22.- Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez welcomed yesterday Russian First Vice Foreign Minister Vladimir Titov, who is paying an official visit to this country.

World

FARC-EP Accuses Colombian Government of Non-Compliance

FARC-EP Accuses Colombian Government of Non-Compliance

Bogota, Feb 22.- With about 7,000 guerrillas located today in concentration areas planned for disarmament, the FARC-EP have questioned the Colombian government about the delays in preparing the sites and asked to reschedule for the putting down the weapons.

Sports

Pittsburgh Boxing Team arrived in Cuba

Pittsburgh Boxing Team arrived in Cuba

Havana, Cuba, Feb 22.- The boxing team of the American city of Pittsburgh arrived in Cuba with the aim of holding a friendly match against their counterparts of Pinar del Río province on February 22nd.

Fidel in Camagüey

 

US-Cuba Talks

Cuban and Mississippi ports sign Memorandums

Cuban and Mississippi ports sign Memorandums

Havana, Cuba, Feb 20.- Port authorities from Cuba and the US state of Mississippi signed two memoranda of understanding to explore business opportunities despite the US blockade of Cuba.

Sc. & Envt.

Bioelectric Power Stations, a Promising Way to Convert Solar Energy

Bioelectric Power Stations, a Promising Way to Convert Solar Energy

Havana, Feb 22.- The bioelectric power stations have been the best way to convert solar energy into electricity, Minister of Energy and Mines (MINEM) Alfredo Lopez said on the daily television program Roundtable.

Culture

American Professional Association Awards Cuban Feature Films

American Professional Association Awards Cuban Feature Films

Havana, Feb 22.- Cuban feature films ''Bailando con Margot'' (Dancing with Margot) and ''El acompañante'' (The Companion) won the Best First Work and Best Screenplay awards delivered by the Association of Latin Entertainment Critic (ACE) of New York.

Health

Biophysics Center in Santiago de Cuba Increases Health Achievements

Biophysics Center in Santiago de Cuba Increases Health Achievements

Santiago de Cuba, Feb 22.- The prototype of an exoskeleton of robotic arm and a multipurpose model are the two latest releases targeted by technicians and workers of the Center of Medical Biophysics (CBM), opened here by Fidel Castro.

US Blockade on Cuba

US Blockade To Cuba Affects Cancer Treatment in Children

US Blockade To Cuba Affects Cancer Treatment in Children

Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Feb 22.- Cuban health system guarantees the treatment of children suffering from cancer despite the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the island.