Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cubans Celebrate 58 Anniversary Of Playa Giron Victory http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41079&SEO=cubans-celebrate-58-anniversary-of-playa-giron-victory 19 de abril de 2019, 14:02Playa Giron, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Cubans have commemorated on Friday the 58th anniversary of the military victory over an invading mercenary force made up of over 1,500 men, equipped, trained and financed by the United States Government. Diaz-Canel Celebrates First Year as President of Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41077&SEO=diaz-canel-celebrates-first-year-as-president-of-cuba 19 de abril de 2019, 13:01Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel is celebrating on Friday his first year in office, he assumed with the commitment to give continuity to the Revolution of January 1, 1959. Cuba Works to Diversify Local Goods for Export http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41076&SEO=cuba-works-to-diversify-local-goods-for-export Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) With the design of strategies that seek to take advantage of the existing potentialities in each of the Cuba''s provinces, the Government wants to diversify local exportable goods, Director General of Foreign Trade Vivian Herrera said. Cuban FM Assures Cuba Will Defend its Revolution http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41072&SEO=cuban-fm-assures-cuba-will-defend-its-revolution Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) In remembering on Friday the 58th anniversary of the victory in Bay of Pigs, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez assured that just as in 1961, Cuba will defend its Revolution, with the certainty of victory. Melia Hotels Rejects US Hardened Sanctions against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41071&SEO=melia-hotels-rejects-us-hardened-sanctions-against-cuba Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Spanish hotel chain Melia Hotels International has issued on Friday a statement rejecting the latest US sanctions against Cuba that harden the 60-year economic, financial and trade blockade on the island. Cuban Diva Omara Portuondo Kicks Off World Tour in USA http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41070&SEO=cuban-diva-omara-portuondo-kicks-off-world-tour-in-usa Los Angeles, USA, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Diva Omara Portuondo will give on Friday in Los Angeles, California, the first concert of her world tour, which will run until 2020. Cuba to Hold Meeting on Construction (OVER) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41067&SEO=cuba-to-hold-meeting-on-construction-over Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Construction (MICONS) has called to participate at Cicons 2019, Informatics and Technical Scientific Information for Construction Services, in November in Havana. Chain of Defaults Causes Billionaire Losses to the Cuban Economy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41066&SEO=chain-of-defaults-causes-billionaire-losses-to-the-cuban-economy 18 de abril de 2019, 19:38Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The economic effects detected by the 13th National Verification of Internal Control by the General Comptroller of Cuba, revealed economic losses of two billion pesos in total currency, it was known today. United Kingdom Rejects New U.S. Sanctions Against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41058&SEO=united-kingdom-rejects-new-u.s.-sanctions-against-cuba 18 de abril de 2019, 17:12London, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The British government described today as extraterritorial and illegal the decision of the United States to allow their nationals to establish lawsuits against foreign enterprises operating in Cuba. Diaz-Canel Checks on Tourism Supply Program http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41053&SEO=diaz-canel-checks-on-tourism-supply-program Havana, April 18 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, has reportedly assessed the supply program for tourism, a duty of the Ministry of Food Industry. School for Children with Disabilities to Open in Central Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41049&SEO=school-for-children-with-disabilities-to-open-in-central-cuba Santa Clara, Cuba, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Marta Abreu School for children with physical and motor disabilities will be opened in Santa Clara, after a process of total remodeling. Guided by Bay of Pigs, Cuba will Resist US Hostility, Diaz Canel Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41048&SEO=guided-by-bay-of-pigs-cuba-will-resist-us-hostility-diaz-canel-says Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Bay of Pigs victory in April 1961 encourages and inspires Cuba to resist the escalation of U.S. hostility, President Miguel Diaz-Canel said Thursday. Cuban Ministry Reports Progress in Housing Construction Program http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41046&SEO=cuban-ministry-reports-progress-in-housing-construction-program Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) A report from the Cuban Ministry of Construction (MICONS), said on Thursday that about 4,576 homes were completed in Cuba until closing first quarter of the year. Venezuela Rejects New US Economic War and Aggression http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41045&SEO=venezuela-rejects-new-us-economic-war-and-aggression Caracas, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela rejected Friday the new acts of aggression and economic war led by the United States against Caracas, Nicaragua and Cuba aimed at reprisal against entities that have decided to make direct foreign investment in Cuba. Venezuela Slams US Economic War, Aggression http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41044&SEO=venezuela-slams-us-economic-war-aggression Caracas, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela rejected today new actions of aggression and economic war by the United States against Caracas, Nicaragua and Cuba aimed by sanctioning enterprises that have decided to make direct foreign investment on the Caribbean island. Russia Reiterates its Condemnation to US Unilateral Sanctions against Cuba (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41042&SEO=russia-reiterates-its-condemnation-to-us-unilateral-sanctions-against-cuba-photos Simferopol, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia has reiterated Friday its strong condemnation of the application of unilateral sanctions by the United States, commenting on the recent White House announcement of a new package of punitive measures against Cuba. Belgium Friendship Orgs Reject Helm-Burton Act Title III on Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41038&SEO=belgium-friendship-orgs-reject-helm-burton-act-title-iii-on-cuba Brussels, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Several Belgium friendship organizations have rejected on Thursday the White House announcement to apply Title III of Helms-Burton Act, which they considered it is a ''new violation of international law.'' Mexico Slams US Decision to Apply Helms-Burton Law to Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41037&SEO=mexico-slams-us-decision-to-apply-helms-burton-law-to-cuba Mexico, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Mexico''s government in an official statement released Thursday by almost all the national media, rejected the decision of Donald Trump''s administration to fully apply the Helms-Burton Act to Cuba. Spanish Hotel Group Defends Its Operations in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41036&SEO=spanish-hotel-group-defends-its-operations-in-cuba Madrid, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish hotel chain Melia defended its operations in Cuba and condemned the tightening of the economic sanctions imposed by the United States on the Caribbean nation, local media reported on Thursday. Cuba Calls on the World to Stop US Aggressiveness http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41035&SEO=cuba-calls-on-the-world-to-stop-us-aggressiveness Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Government called on the international community and US citizens to stop the escalation of aggressions by the White House, which is betting on tightening the economic blockade of the Caribbean island.