Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Spain, Cuba to Revitalize Relations in All Areas Madrid, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Spain and Cuba''s governments ratified on Friday in this capital the purpose of boosting political dialogue and economic and trade relations. U.S. Companies will Participate in Trade Fair FIHAV Despite Blockade Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) United States companies will participate in the 36th International Havana Fair (Fihav 2018) -starting on October 29-, despite the strengthening of the blockade on Cuba by the present U.S. administration, according to organizers of the event. Cuban Women Reject US Defamatory Campaign against Cuba Havana, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) The Federation of Cuban Women (FMC) rejected the defamatory campaign against the Caribbean island with the objecive of minimizing the greatness of the Revolutin that triumphed in 1959, local media reported on Thursday. Cuban Journalist Receives International Recognition in Russia Moscow, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) The Latin American Personality of the Year distinction was granted to Cuban Jorge Petinaud Martinez by the Ibero-American Journalists'' Organization (OPI), sources of that union confirmed in Moscow on Thursday. Effects of U.S. Gov't Restrictions to Travel to Cuba Denounced Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The low attendance of U.S. delegates to the ABOGACIA 2018 International Congress is the product of the traveling restrictions imposed by the U.S. government to the citizens who want to go to Cuba, said on Wednesday in this capital the organizers of the Cuban event . International Congress, Abogacia 2018, Opens in Cuba Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Delegates from about 15 countries are attending from Wednesday to Friday, October 19, in Havana the 8th International Congress, Abogacia 2018, sponsored by the National Organization of Collective Law Offices (ONBC) of Cuba. Cubans Remember Anniversary of Fidel Castro's Self-Defense Speech Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban citizens and institutions recall on Tuesday the self-defense speech by the historical leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro, called ''La Historia Me Absolvera'' (History Will Absolve Me), that is turning 65 years. French Senators Demand End of US Blockade to Cuba Paris, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The France-Caribbean Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group in the Senate sent a letter to the President of the Senate and Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence, to demand the end of the U.S. blockade against Cuba, diplomatic sources reported on Monday. Hurricane Michael Did Not Affect Tobacco Production Seriously in Cuba Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Hurricane Michael, which affected Cuba's westernmost tip recently, did not jeopardize tobacco crops, the president of the Tabacuba business group, Justo Luis Fuentes, said. US Blockade Violates Countries' Interests, Diaz-Canel Says Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Sunday that the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States damages the Cuban people and attempts against the countries'' sovereignty and interests. Cuban Vice President Describes Visit to Guinea as Satisfactory Por Hector Miranda, special correspondentMalabo, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice President Roberto Morales Ojeda described as very satisfactory his visit to Equatorial Guinea, during which he had the opportunity to congratulate the people and government of this country for the 50th anniversary of their independence. Cuba's Civil Society to Ratify Condemnation of US Economic Blockade Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of more than 130 Cuban organizations are participating on Friday in the 15th Civil Society Forum, a space where they will ratify the condemnation to the U.S.-imposed economic, commercial and financial blockade against the Caribbean nation. Cuba to Host International Law Congress 2018 Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 1,000 delegates from 15 countries will participate in Havana from Oct 17 to 19 at the International Law Congress 2018, reported the National Organization of Collective Law Firms (ONBC), the entity sponsoring the event. Ethiopia, Cuba, a Friendship Sealed with Blood (+Photos) Addis Ababa, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The friendship between Ethiopia and Cuba has at its base a blood pact, a similarity of sacrifice and struggle to preserve sovereignty, that transcends time, it was reported in this capital on Thursday. Miguel Díaz-Canel in Twitter, Over 17 Thousand Followers in 24 Hours Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) In barely 24 hours in cyberspace with his account in social network Twitter @DiazCanelB, Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel, has over 17 thousand followers from different parts of the world. Cuban Gov't Assesses Hurricane Michael Damages on Western Province Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s first Vice President Salvador Valdes is evaluating today the effects of strong winds and intense rains associated with Hurricane Michael in the western province of Pinar del Río. Cuban Ambassador to US Meets with Virginia's Authorities Washington, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador to the United States Jose Ramon Cabañas met with Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and other officials, with whom he addressed relations between the island and that US state. Cuba Rejects U.S. Blockade at UN as Unilateral Measure United Nations, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. blockade against Cuba continues being applied today with rigour and even in that adverse circumstance, the people of the island is set on the construction of a prosperous, democratic and sustainable nation. Cuba Advocates at UN for Changing Unequal International Order United Nations, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's permanent representative to the UN, Anayansi Rodriguez, highlighted on Monday the need to change the current international order, unjust and profoundly unequal, and to respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of States. Cuba's West on Warning due to Hurricane Michael Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Authorities and residents of western Cuba are currently watching Hurricane Michael's passage through the Gulf of Mexico, whose rains represent the main threat to the island, and in particular to the province of Pinar del Rio.