Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba: Measures to boost national industry and domestic consumption http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47966&SEO=cuba-measures-to-boost-national-industry-and-domestic-consumption Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Vice President of the Republic, Salvador Valdés, said the eve in the TV program Round Table, that new measures related to domestic trade, aim to strengthen national industry, order imports, while reducing costs and sales prices to the population. Sustained increase in the number of Cubans traveling abroad http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47961&SEO=sustained-increase-in-the-number-of-cubans-traveling-abroad Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The number of Cuban citizens traveling abroad grew by more than 20 percent in the first eight months of this year, a senior official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs told Prensa Latina. Cuban president supports campaign for Lula's release http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47956&SEO=cuban-president-supports-campaign-for-lulas-release Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday underscored his support for the campaign for the release of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. No one and nothing will stop Cuba's socialist project http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47935&SEO=no-one-and-nothing-will-stop-cubas-socialist-project Paris, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador Oscar Leon, speaking on Tuesday before the UNESCO Executive Board, stressed that the Caribbean island will not renounce the socialist project chosen sovereignly by its people, despite increasing hostility on the part of the United States. Cuban government to announce new economic measures http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47934&SEO=cuban-government-to-announce-new-economic-measures Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban government will announce today new economic measures following those adopted in the face of the fuel shortages caused by the tightening of the US blockade that has been imposed on the island for over 60 years. Mexico: 4th Meeting of Cubans residing in Latin America & Caribbean (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47920&SEO=mexico-4th-meeting-of-cubans-residing-in-latin-america-caribbean-photo FotosPL: José Tito MeriñoHavana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Delegates from 16 countries will come together this week in Mexico City to participate in the 4th Regional Meeting of Cubans Residing in Latin America and the Caribbean, sources from the Foreign Ministry reported. French teacher describes US blockade against Cuba as immoral http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47897&SEO=french-teacher-describes-us-blockade-against-cuba-as-immoral By Waldo Mendiluza Paris, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) French university professor and activist Jean Ortiz on Monday described the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba for six decades as immoral and criminal. Cuban delegate to UNESCO denounces impact of the blockade on culture http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47873&SEO=cuban-delegate-to-unesco-denounces-impact-of-the-blockade-on-culture Paris, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Permanent Delegate to UNESCO Dulce Maria Buergo denounced in France the impact of the US-imposed blockade on the cultural sphere and shared some of the measures adopted to counteract this policy. World leaders congratulate Cuba's president for his election http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47855&SEO=world-leaders-congratulate-cubas-president-for-his-election Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Leaders of several nations and foreign social and political organizations congratulated Miguel Diaz-Canel for his election as Cuba's president. Cuban president receives credentials of new ambassadors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47839&SEO=cuban-president-receives-credentials-of-new-ambassadors Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) President of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel, accompanied by Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, received this Friday the credentials of new ambassadors to the island. Cuban president: The Revolution is a struggle for the future http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47823&SEO=cuban-president-the-revolution-is-a-struggle-for-the-future Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The Revolution is a struggle for the future of Cuba, stated Miguel Diaz-Canel today, on being elected and proclaimed President of the Republic of Cuba by the National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP). Cuban parliamentarians ready to comply with the Constitution http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47817&SEO=cuban-parliamentarians-ready-to-comply-with-the-constitution Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba's National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP), Esteban Lazo, today expressed the willingness of Council of State members to comply with and enforce the country's new Constitution and laws. The Cuban Revolution stands firm despite US hostility http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47810&SEO=the-cuban-revolution-stands-firm-despite-us-hostility Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The President of the National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP), Esteban Lazo, said today that Cuba will continue to advance and consolidate its political process, despite the aggressiveness of the United States. Cuba denounces blockade damages sustainable development http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47797&SEO=cuba-denounces-blockade-damages-sustainable-development FotoPL: Frank GonzalezRome, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The representative of Cuba before the IX Italy-Latin America and the Caribbean Conference, Armando Rodríguez, denounced here today the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against his country for almost six decades. Prensa Latina broadcasts live parliamentary session in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47792&SEO=prensa-latina-broadcasts-live-parliamentary-session-in-cuba Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The Latin American Information Agency Prensa Latina broadcasts today the extraordinary session of the IX Legislature of the National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP), where the president of the Republic and other State senior officials will be elected. Cuba gave another lesson of resistance, says Díaz-Canel http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47787&SEO=cuba-gave-another-lesson-of-resistance-says-diaz-canel Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, affirmed that the population of the island gave a lesson of resistance to the world, given the complex situation with the supply of fuel, motivated by the intensification of the blockade of U.S. Electoral Council, important test in Cuba's presidential election http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47785&SEO=electoral-council-important-test-in-cubas-presidential-election By Orlando Oramas Leon Photo:CNE, Abel Padrón PadillaHavana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Council (CNE) has the constitutional mission of guaranteeing, directing and supervising the election of the high state offices that will take place today in the Cuban Parliament. Cuban parliament condemns US blockade against the island http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47768&SEO=cuban-parliament-condemns-us-blockade-against-the-island Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Assembly of People's Power (Parliament, ANPP) condemned this Wednesday the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States against Cuba, and urged an end to this hostile policy. FAO, EU and Cuba sign food security program (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47766&SEO=fao-eu-and-cuba-sign-food-security-program-photo Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the European Union (EU) and Cuba signed a food security program, a statement from the parties read on Wednesday. US blockade on Cuba impacts health industry denounced at UN http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47753&SEO=us-blockade-on-cuba-impacts-health-industry-denounced-at-un United Nations, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Strategic and prestigious Cuban industries such as that of biopharmaceuticals are currently facing huge damages due to the US blockade, denounced Cuba's mission to the UN.