Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Havana Hosts Exhibition Dedicated to Alicia Alonso http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36981&SEO=havana-hosts-exhibition-dedicated-to-alicia-alonso 19 de diciembre de 2018, 00:20Havana, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) The painter Jose Miguel Perez inaugurated an exhibition dedicated to exalting the image of the most recognized Cuban artist, Alicia Alonso, who will turn 98 on December 21. Cuban President Calls to Boost Housing http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36978&SEO=cuban-president-calls-to-boost-housing Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday called to promote housing to solve one of the problems that most dissatisfaction causes among the population: the deterioration of houses. Athlete of the Year in Cuba Wins Votes in Prensa Latina's Survey http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36977&SEO=athlete-of-the-year-in-cuba-wins-votes-in-prensa-latinas-survey Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The Athlete of the Year in Cuba, the boxer Andy Cruz, on Tuesday won five votes from Peruvian media to get the same distinction but in Prensa Latina''s Sports Survey. Cuban Authorities Satisfied with Economic Ties with Japan http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36976&SEO=cuban-authorities-satisfied-with-economic-ties-with-japan Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Chamber of Commerce President Orlando Hernandez expressed satisfaction with trade relations with Japan and the actions to strengthen those ties. Two Prominent Cuban Intellectuals Die http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36973&SEO=two-prominent-cuban-intellectuals-die 18 de diciembre de 2018, 15:38Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Playwright Nicolas Dorr and the musicologist and journalist Lino Betancourt, both from Cuba, died in late hours, the Cuban Union of Writers and Artists (UNEAC) reported on Tuesday on its Facebook account. Diaz-Canel: Cuba to Progress in Computerization without Interference http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36972&SEO=diaz-canel-cuba-to-progress-in-computerization-without-interference 18 de diciembre de 2018, 15:22Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel asserted on Tuesday that Cuba will continue its advance in the computerization of society without foreign interference or impositions by domination platforms. Havana Holds Scientific Event on Economic Studies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36968&SEO=havana-holds-scientific-event-on-economic-studies Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The annual scientific event of the National Institute of Economic Research (INIE) is taking place in Havana Tuesday and Wednesday at the Melia Cohiba Hotel with the aim of examining the perspectives of the Cuban economy. Diaz-Canel Meets Chairman of Japan-Cuba Friendship League http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36967&SEO=diaz-canel-meets-chairman-of-japan-cuba-friendship-league Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met with Keiji Furuya, Chairman of the Japan-Cuba Parliamentary Friendship League, Radio Rebelde station reported on Tuesday. Cuban Lawmakers Review Draft Constitution after Popular Consultation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36956&SEO=cuban-lawmakers-review-draft-constitution-after-popular-consultation Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban People''s Power National Assembly is reviewing the Draft Constitution, which was enriched by the popular consultation held from August 13 to November 15. Foreign Investment Grew in Cuba in 2018 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36949&SEO=foreign-investment-grew-in-cuba-in-2018 Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) grew in 2018, Foreign Trade and Investment Minister Rodrigo Malmierca said, adding 40 new business deals were struck amounting to 1.5 billion dollars. Cuban People Are the Protagonists of Diplomacy, Foreign Minister Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36944&SEO=cuban-people-are-the-protagonists-of-diplomacy-foreign-minister-says Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said on Monday in Havana that the Cuban people are the main protagonists in the country''s diplomacy. Cuban Foreign Minister Highlights ALBA-TCP's Vitality http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36941&SEO=cuban-foreign-minister-highlights-alba-tcps-vitality Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our Americas-People''s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) has maintained its vitality, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said on Monday. Cuba Warns about Increased US Hostility http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36940&SEO=cuba-warns-about-increased-us-hostility Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez warned on Monday about increased US political and economic hostility against Cuba. Operation Miracle's Pre-Operative Consultations Conclude in Dominica http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36937&SEO=operation-miracles-pre-operative-consultations-conclude-in-dominica Roseau, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Patients from some Dominican cities are already among those assisted, as part of Petrocaribe''s cooperation agreements, local media reported Monday. Parliament Debates Focuses on Computerization of Cuban Society (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36936&SEO=parliament-debates-focuses-on-computerization-of-cuban-society-photos Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Lawmakers from the People''s Power National Assembly met on Monday in Havana to debate on Internet access, e-government and other issues related to the computerization of society. Cuba's President Ratifies Commitment to E-Government (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36934&SEO=cubas-president-ratifies-commitment-to-e-government-photos Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel ratified Monday e-government as a priority for strengthening ties with the population and boosting Cuba''s socioeconomic development. Prevention and Integrality: Keys to Cuban Citizens' Safety (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36933&SEO=prevention-and-integrality-keys-to-cuban-citizens-safety-photos Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Prevention and the integrated action of all the factors of society are keys to fight today social offenses and crime in Cuba. Cuba Foresees Economic Growth of One Percent in 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36924&SEO=cuba-foresees-economic-growth-of-one-percent-in-2019 Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has a growth forecast for 2019, slightly higher than one percent, Economy Minister Alejandro Gil said today. President Diaz-Canel Denounces the Blockade Impact on Cuba's Economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36920&SEO=president-diaz-canel-denounces-the-blockade-impact-on-cubas-economy Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel denounced on Sunday the impact of the US blockade on Cuba''s economy and the resurgence of this hostile policy at the National Assembly of Popular Power. Survivor of Plane Crash in Cuba Sends a Message of Gratitude http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36919&SEO=survivor-of-plane-crash-in-cuba-sends-a-message-of-gratitude Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Mailén Díaz Almaguer, the only survivor of the plane crash in Cuba in May that cost the lives of more than a hundred people, sent his first message of thanks to those who continued his recovery.