Granma | February 21, 2018
The vote is an act that is more delicate that any other,
since with it comes life, honor, and the future
— José Martí
There is no need to dig through Cuba’s Election Law no.72, dated October 29, 1992, to find the answer. It is explicit, and Dr. José Luis Toledo Santander, president of the National Assembly of People’s Power Constitutional and Legal Affairs Commission, gets right to the point.Read More »
Granma | February 06, 2017
Santa Clara.– To the extent that conditions in the country permit, wholesale markets will be established to attend to the needs of the private sector and non-state forms of management, with steps already taken toward this end by the Ministry of Finance and Prices, National Tax Authority and import-export entities, explained Mary Blanca Ortega Barredo, Minister of Domestic Trade (Mincin). Read More »
Granma | January 24, 2018
A new and effective Pneumococcal with conjugates against the seven most common serotypes, will be available next year, project leaders announced, January 24.
Developed by the Finlay Institute, the vaccine will be registered under the trademark: Quimi-Vio and be available nationwide, explained Dagmar García, the center’s director of Research, speaking to Prensa Latina.Read More »
A Journal of People report
How was the first day of Cuba Revolution’s victorious march in Havana? There is a lot of interest to know the day in Cuban capital.
The following report headlined “January 1, 1959: Triumph of the Cuban Revolution” (http://www.lahabana.com/content/january-1-1959-triumph-of-the-cuban-revolution/) says:Read More »
by W.T. Whitney JR.
People’s World | January 22, 2018
Fidel Castro, center, at the May Day 1960 parade in Havana at the Jose Marti Monument. | AP
Cubans celebrate José Martí’s birthday every year, and preparations this year are elaborate. As before, there will be a torchlight parade in Havana to mark the 165th anniversary of his birth on January 28, 1853. Youth organizations are organizing tours of places throughout the island identified with Martí. Commemorative meetings and symposia are taking place, along with voluntary work projects and torchlight parades in other cities.Read More »
Granma | January 12, 2018
Photo: Estudio Revolución
TERCER FRENTE, Santiago de Cuba.–The Mario Muñoz mausoleum located in the heart of the Sierra Maestra, on Esperanza Hill, yesterday January 11 was the site of a military ceremony presided by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, for the reburial of remains of combatants who fell in the War of Liberation or after the triumph of the Revolution.
The sacred site received, with the day’s first light, the worthy sons of the homeland who shed their blood for our freedom, or dedicated their lives to the Revolution, to be interred alongside Comandante de la Revolución Juan Almeida Bosque who founded the Third Front here and whose remains occupy the highest point of the site.Read More »
Today, January 11, Cuba’s working class will pay tribute to the heroine of the Sierra and the plains, Celia Sánchez Manduley, on the 38th anniversary of her death
Granma | January 11, 2018
Today, January 11, Cuba’s working class will pay tribute to the heroine of the Sierra and the plains, Celia Sánchez Manduley, on the 38th anniversary of her death.Read More »