Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba To Receive Japanese Vehicles for Refuse Collection 23 de noviembre de 2017, 16:49Havana, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will be given a donation by the Government of Japan valued at some $ 10 million USD, consisting of specialized vehicles for the collection of solid waste in this capital city, according to an agreement signed today. Venezuela: Cubans Living in Caracas Give Tribute to Fidel Castro 23 de noviembre de 2017, 16:16Caracas, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Cubans Living in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (Accreven) gave tribute to Commander Fidel Castro Ruz in occasion of the 1st anniversary of his death on November 25. Russian Locomotives Delivered in Havana, Cuba 23 de noviembre de 2017, 16:12Havana, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Russian officials delivered seven locomotives made in Russia, out of the 75 included in the contract signed with Cuba, for the transportation of sugar, containers, food and fuel. Cuba: Electoral Authorities Intensify Work for Elections 23 de noviembre de 2017, 15:55Havana, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban electoral authorities are now intensifying the ensuring works to guarantee the successful development of the general elections that will be held on November 26. First Album on Cuban History Launched in Santiago de Cuba 23 de noviembre de 2017, 15:31Santiago de Cuba, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) ''Santiago, pasion por la libertad,'' the first musical album on significant events of Cuban history, was launched today at the Museo de la Clandestinidad, a key site related to the November 30th, 1956 uprising. 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.