Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina 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. Diaz-Canel Sends Condolences to President for Dom Rep's Blast Santo Domingo, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel sent a message of condolences to his peer, Danilo Medina, for the loss of human life and damages caused by the explosion in a factory in Santo Domingo. African Diplomats Honor Mandela in Santiago de Cuba Santiago de Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) African and Caribbean diplomats paid tribute in Santiago de Cuba on Tuesday to Nelson Mandela on his 100th birthday, during a day on an agenda to recall in Cuba the leader''s legacy and his friendship with Fidel Castro. U.S. Stages New Anti-Cuban Show Havana,  (Prensa Latina) , Human Rights Day, could not be unnoticed by the U.S. Government and its anti-Cuba crusade, a letter and Twitter were this time the scenario set up from Washington. Diaz-Canel Describes US Speech on Human Rights as Hypocritical Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel described the U.S. speech against Cuba on human rights as hypocritical and dishonest. Brazil HR Commission Apologizes to Cuban Physicians Brazilia, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Commission of Human Rights and Deputies Chamber offered apologies this Friday to Cuban physicians for the questioning and disrespectful stance of president-elect Jair Bolsonaro. Cuba Opens 40th Festival of New Latin American Cinema Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The 40th Festival of the New Latin American Cinema is opening on Thursday in Havana, with a program of 373 films from 40 countries that also include workshops, discussions and presentations until December 16. Cuba Reports on Use of Resources Generated by Medical Cooperation Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Cuban doctors who carry out missions abroad with payments for their services voluntarily contribute resources to strengthen health care in Cuba, the Foreign Ministry official Yaira Jimenez said on Wednesday. Cuba Expands Internet Service for 3G Wireless Mobile Technology Havana, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is expanding Internet access via mobile data through 3G at much affordable rates as of December 6, executives Telecommunication Company (ETECSA) announced. Cuba to Host International Financial Meeting Havana, Dec 3 (Prensa Latina) Meetings of the Board of Directors and the Board of Governors of the International Investment Bank (BII) are taking place this Monday and Tuesday at the Varadero resort in Cuba, organizers said. Cuba's President for Expanding Relations with Mexico Mexico City, Dec 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s President Miguel Diaz-Canel who is here for the presidential inauguration of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador this Saturday voiced his government''s interest in expanding relations with Mexico, a country he described as strategic for the island. Draft Constitution at the Center of Debates at Cuban Parliament Havana, Dec 1 (Prensa Latina) The National Assembly (Parliament) of Cuba has been summoned for December 21 to a regular session, which will have as a central topic to approve the draft of the new constitution, Granma newspaper reported on Saturday. Convention on Engineering and Architecture Wraps Up in Cuba Havana, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) The 19th Scientific Convention on Engineering and Architecture is wrapping up in Havana on Friday, after intense debates focused on the research and implementation of technological advances to achieve sustainable development. Cuban President Considers Economic Management as Main Task Havana, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s President, Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, insisted on assessing economic management as the main task of the Revolution due to the repercussions of its results on the people'' satisfaction, Granma newspaper reports Friday. Pan-American Forum on Naval Engineering Opens in Cuba Havana, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba chapter of the Pan-American Institute of Naval Engineering (IPIN) is taking place Thursday and Friday in Havana, to exchange experiences on maritime transport, and naval and port engineering. Greek Parliamentarians Welcome Cuban Delegation Athens, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Greece and Cuba on Wednesday shared information on their respective situations and reaffirmed their ties of friendship, as well as the possibilities of collaboration in several fields. Cuban President Honors Medicine Students Murdered in 1871 Havana, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel paid tribute Tuesday to the eight medicine students shot on November 27, 1871 by Spanish colonialism. Bostwana Highlights Life, Work of Cuban Revolution Historic Leader Gaborone, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) The life and work of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, and his values regarding internationalism, solidarity, humanism, cooperation and friendship were highlighted this Tuesday in this capital. Cuban President Extols Fidel Castro's Historic Legacy Havana, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday extolled the legacy of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on the eve of the second anniversary of his death. Fidel Castro's Legacy Highlighted in South Africa Pretoria, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, was honored in South Africa on Saturday at a mass rally in Free State province, where leaders of the ruling party and other organizations highlighted his fruitful life and the impact of his work in Africa.