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Cuba

By Cosset Lazo Perez*

Havana (PL) After its approval in the first regular session of the 9th Legislature of the National Assembly of People's Power (Parliament), the new Constitution project of the Republic of Cuba will be submitted to popular consultation to collect the people's opinions.


La Paz, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales today greeted former Cuban President Raul Castro and the people of the Caribbean island for their solidarity with the world´s peoples.


Camagüey, Cuba, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The Small Grants Programme (SGP) of the Global Environment Facility projects today the financing of 50,000 dollars for the opening of a Butterfly park, located in the Botanical Park of this city.


By Martha Sanchez*

Havana (PL) About to celebrate its 70th anniversary, one of the most prestigious companies in the world, the National Ballet of Cuba (BNC), has been declared Cultural Heritage of the Nation.


By Waldo Mendiluza*

Havana (PL) From July 15 to July 17, Cuba's capital will host the 24th Annual Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum, an event that will be focused on the unity of leftist parties and organizations in Latin America and the Caribbean.


Havana, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Delegates to the 10th Congress of the Union of Cuban Journalists (UPEC in Spanish) will discuss today on the model necessary to socialism in this island.


Havana, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) The Sao Paulo Forum will condemn the destabilizing campaigns against Nicaragua and Venezuela, the U.S. blockade of Cuba and the imprisonment of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, analysts and political leaders from the region denounced.


Havana, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Migration to the United States continues to be a major issue on the foreign affairs agenda of Cuba, whose government seriously honors the commitments it has made.


San Salvador, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) will participate in the youth meeting of the 24th edition of Sao Paolo Forum in Cuba, with a call to conscious and causing rebellion.


Havana, Jul 4 (Prensa Latina) Measures to reduce risks of drought and how to face it will focus today the debates in the third day of the 10th International Congress on Disasters, being held in this capital until next Friday.


By Waldo Mendiluza*

Havana (PL) The United States returns these days to the issue of health incidents that allegedly affect diplomats from that country in Cuba, which it describes as attacks despite the lack of evidence to support such an accusation.