Havana, June 21 (RHC)-- The performance of the Cuban economy during the first half of the year has been marked by tense moments, however there are signs of vitality that allow for a foreseeable growth at the end of the year.
New York, June 21 (RHC)--The Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization-Pastors for Peace is concluding this Friday a tour dedicated to address the Cuban reality in dozens of US cities, before embarking on its traditional solidarity caravan to the Island.
Havana, June 20 (RHC)-- The Cuban Parliament held a meeting on Wednesday for the introduction of the draft of the new Electoral Law, which will be discussed by lawmakers and legal experts island wide before its approval.
Geneva, June 19 (RHC)-- Cuba´s first vice president Salvador Valdes Mesa is in Geneva to attend the high level segment of the 108th Conference of the International Labor Organization (ILO).
Camagüey, June 13th. - During the second government visit to this province Miguel Díaz-CanelBermúdez, president of the Councils of State and Ministers, toured the modern sheds for laying hens that are built in the area of Clavellinas, located in the north of the capital of Camagüey.
Since 1996, the Helms-Burton Act codifies the blockade against Cuba and strengthens its international scope. That was on 12 March 1996, when the US President William Clinton signedthe Public Act No. 104-114, “Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996”, commonly known as the Helms-Burton Act because of the names of their Republican sponsors North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms and Indiana Representative Dan Burton.
Camagüey, June 4th. - Our province will host the national celebration to honor the voluntary blood donor because of its results in one of the most humanitarian programs of the Cuban health system, the event will take place from the 6th to the 14th of the current month, in our country.
Havana, May 23.- The First Vice-President of the Councils of States and Ministers, Salvador Valdés Mesa, begins this Wednesday a visit to South Africa, where he will take part in the inauguration of the President, Cyril Ramaphosa, and carry out other activities.
Havana, May 23.- Roberto Morales Ojeda, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Wednesday comrade Ri Su Yong, Vice President of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (PTC) and member of the State Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), as well as the party and government delegation that accompanies him on his working visit to Cuba.
Havana, May 22.- A new lawsuit was filed in Miami, Florida, against several Cuban tourism companies under Title III of the controversial Helms-Burton Act, activated by the current U.S. government as part of its policy toward the island.