Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina 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. 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) 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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. Electoral Council, important test in Cuba's 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 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. 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. Important attributions for the State Council to be elected in Cuba Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The Parliament of Cuba will elect the President and Vice President of the Republic on October 10, but before that the deputies will vote for the integration and ownership of the Council of State. US blockade hinders Cuba's academic exchanges Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The US economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on Cuba for almost 60 years hinders the development of exchanges between American and Cuban universities. Three educational programs of the Enrique Jose Varona University of Pedagogical Sciences, scheduled for early 2019, had to be canceled due to this hostile policy. Cuba denounces intensification of US financial blockade Havana, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The United States intensified in the last year its persecution of the banking and financial operations of Cuba with entities linked to the island, an official report recorded here. Russian company to invest more than 200 million euros in Cuba Havana, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) President of Russian transportation firm Sinara, Anton Zubikhin, said in Havana that the company will invest more than 200 million euros in the modernization of Cuban railways. Barbados crime victims honored in Cuba Havana, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba pays tribute this Sunday to the 73 victims of the terrorist attack committed 43 years ago against a Cubana de Aviacion aircraft off the coast of Barbados, the perpetrators of which were never prosecuted for the crime. Cuban president welcomes US congressman Havana, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel received James McGovern, a US Democratic congressman, who recently described his country's policy toward the island as erroneous.