Havana, Jun 18.- Alongside the Second Secretary of the Party Central Committee, José Ramón Machado Ventura, the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, attended the inauguration of the new headquarters of the Dr. José Manuel Ballester Santovenia Institute of Hematology and Immunology on Saturday, located in the Havana municipality of Vedado.
Havana, Jun 15.- Some 86,426 individuals work in Cuba’s science sector, 53% of whom are women, according to the President of the Cuban Academy of Sciences (ACC) Dr. Luis C. Velázquez Pérez speaking during the First International Science and Education Congress taking place in the Havana International Conference Center.
Havana, Jun 15.- Progress is being made by the commission charged with writing the first draft of a new Constitution, headed by its president, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba.
New Delhi, Jun 13.- Indian President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Cuba, where he expected to meet with his Cuban counterpart Miguel Diaz-Canel, as well as sign agreements in biotechnology and traditional and alternative medicine, according to the Foreign Ministry.
Havana, June 13. -Mexican professor and researcher Sandra Valera highlighted here the importance of teaching based on humanism, in the context of the second session of the International Congress on Science and Education.
By Lisette Izquierdo Ferrer/ ACN
Havana, Cuba, Jun 13. - The only survivor of the plane crash last May 18th in Havana, Maylen Diaz Almaguer continues in critical condition although there has been a favorable improvement in the treatment aimed at controlling the infections that emerged and its consequence.
Havana, Jun 12.- Cruise ship tourism is on the rise in Cuba. Last year the port of Havana received some 328,000 passengers, with 500,000 expected this 2018.
Havana, Jun 12.- The National Hero of Cuba, José Martí, was appointed a member of the New York Writers Hall of Fame (Hall of Fame of writers from New York), in recognition of his work as a poet, essayist, journalist and politician.
Havana, Jun 12.- The Communist Party of Cuba’s first secretary, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, addressed members of the Central Committee Secretariat; first secretaries of municipal and provincial committees; other auxiliary functionaries; and representatives of mass organizations and the Young Communists League, at the conclusion of a three-day meeting held at the Party’s Ñico López cadre school, in Havana.
Manzanillo, Granma, June 11 - Roberto Morales Ojeda, member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of Cuba, vice-president of the Council of the State and Minister of Public Health, expressed in this city of the Cuban east that more than 400 thousand professionals of this sector have collaborated in approximately 165 countries.