Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban Hero Expresses Satisfaction for Visiting South Africa http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21464&SEO=cuban-hero-expresses-satisfaction-for-visiting-south-africa 23 de noviembre de 2017, 14:58Pretoria, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s Republic Hero Antonio Guerrero, one of the Cuban 5, expressed his satisfaction Thursday for the results of his visit to Sotuh Africa, on the collaboration in the sector of construction, and stated that it has been very fruitful. Cuba Prepares Rehabilitation Congress 2017 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21456&SEO=cuba-prepares-rehabilitation-congress-2017 Havana, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The 7th International Rehabilitation Congress Cuba 2017 will begin on November 27 in this capital with a varied scientific program and wide international participation, the organizers confirmed today. Dominican Republic To Pay Tribute to Fidel Castro http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21442&SEO=dominican-republic-to-pay-tribute-to-fidel-castro Santo Domingo, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Artists, Cubans living in the Dominican Republic, solidarity members and diplomats accredited in this capital will pay tribute to the historic leader Fidel Castro with a gala on the first anniversary of his physical disappearance, organizers announced today. Joint Venture With 20 Years of Notable Impact in Santiago de Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21438&SEO=joint-venture-with-20-years-of-notable-impact-in-santiago-de-cuba Santiago de Cuba, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The joint venture ELF Gas S.A. reached its 20 years in this city with a notable impact on the processes for gasification and the commercialization of liquefied gas, a priority in the Cuban economy. Quebec Capitals Want to Widen Links with Cuban Baseball Players http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21418&SEO=quebec-capitals-want-to-widen-links-with-cuban-baseball-players Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The leaders of the Canadian baseball club Quebec Capitales today confirmed their interest in expanding ties with Cuban baseball players, which they began in 2014. Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas Voted as Best Female Latin Athlete http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21415&SEO=venezuelan-yulimar-rojas-voted-as-best-female-latin-athlete Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas received Wednesday the votes of two Cuban radio stations from the western province of Matanzas, La Voz de la Victoria (Ciénaga de Zapata) and Radio Llanura from the municipality of Colón, that gave their vote in favour of Rojas as Best Female Athlete of the Year 2017 in Latin America. Cuba Advocates for Peace and Stability in The Korean Peninsula http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21414&SEO=cuba-advocates-for-peace-and-stability-in-the-korean-peninsula Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuba advocates for the peace and stability of the Korean Peninsula, assured Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla when he received his counterpart from the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Ri Yong Ho Wednesday. Authorities Seize 4,787 Kg of Drugs Arriving along Cuban Coasts http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21413&SEO=authorities-seize-4787-kg-of-drugs-arriving-along-cuban-coasts Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Authorities seized 4,787 kilograms of drugs along Cuban coasts in the first ten months of 2017 while en route to other countries, local media reported today. Venezuela Highlights Importance of FITVEN for the Economy http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21402&SEO=venezuela-highlights-importance-of-fitven-for-the-economy Caracas, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Vice Minister of Tourism Alí Padrón, highlighted today the importance of the 12th International Tourism Fair of Venezuela (FITVEN) 2017, which begins tomorrow, for the promotion of that sector and the economy. Scientific Event in Kazakhstan Demands End of US Blockade on Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21390&SEO=scientific-event-in-kazakhstan-demands-end-of-us-blockade-on-cuba Astana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The International Scientific Conference of the Communist Parties dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution, held in Kazakhstan, has demanded today the end of the U.S. economic, financial and commercial blockade on Cuba. Cuba Lays Peace Stone in China as a Tribute to Fidel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21386&SEO=cuba-lays-peace-stone-in-china-as-a-tribute-to-fidel Beijing, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has laid today its stone at the Beijing Peace Garden, as part of the tribute to Fidel Castro on occasion of the first anniversary of his death. Cuban Sports Convention Deals with Doping http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21382&SEO=cuban-sports-convention-deals-with-doping Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Different issues related to the fight against doping will be under discussion today during the 7th Convention on Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE), the main Cuban sports scientific event. Microbiologists from 22 Countries to Attend Congress in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21379&SEO=microbiologists-from-22-countries-to-attend-congress-in-cuba Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Microbiologists, parasitologists, doctors and other specialists involved in the control of infectious diseases will participate in a congress dedicated to the 80 years of the main institution created for the study of these diseases, said organizers today. Havana Film Festival to Screen Restored Classics http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21378&SEO=havana-film-festival-to-screen-restored-classics Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) About eight restored classic films of the region''s cinema will be screened during the 39th edition of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, scheduled from December 8 to 17, the program of the event announced today. Cuba Rejects EU Sanctions against Venezuela http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21377&SEO=cuba-rejects-eu-sanctions-against-venezuela Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba Rogelio Sierra expressed today the rejection of this Caribbean nation to the sanctions of the European Union (EU) against Venezuela. First Batch of Russian Locomotives Arrive in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21372&SEO=first-batch-of-russian-locomotives-arrive-in-cuba Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) A few days before celebrating the 180th anniversary of the Cuban railway, the first seven Russian locomotives of a contract of 75 arrived in, the rest will get to the island gradually, reported the Cuban Union Railways (UFC) today. Cuba Presents Offers to South Africa in Construction Field http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21368&SEO=cuba-presents-offers-to-south-africa-in-construction-field Pretoria, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba presented to the South African province of Gauteng offers for the hiring of engineers in the construction field, an option included in the agreements signed by the two countries which are being implemented for various years. Puerto Rican Independence Fighter Oscar Lopez Pays Tribute to Fidel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21367&SEO=puerto-rican-independence-fighter-oscar-lopez-pays-tribute-to-fidel Santiago de Cuba, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican independence leader Oscar Lopez Rivera paid tribute to Fidel Castro in the Cemetery of Santa Ifigenia right after arriving in this city and also revered other Cuban heroes. Cuba to Hosts Ibero American Meeting for Science and Technology http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21363&SEO=cuba-to-hosts-ibero-american-meeting-for-science-and-technology Varadero, Cuba, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The Directive Council and General Assembly of the Ibero American Science and Technology Program for Development (CYTED) will be in session here on November 27 and 28, as reported by the Cuban Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA). Main Scientific Sports Event Opens in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21359&SEO=main-scientific-sports-event-opens-in-cuba Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The seventh Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE) Convention was inaugurated here today, with a keynote address given by the president of the Cuban Sports Institute, Antonio Eduardo Becali.