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Havana, Mar 12 ( Prensa Latina ) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel repudiated Tuesday the economic and financial war the U.S. government is conducting against Venezuela and recognized the people'' courage in the face of every aggression.

Havana, Mar 12 ( Prensa Latina ) Cuba''s president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, called Tuesday to boost sugar production because of its impact on the economy by speaking at a meeting with authorities of the Provincial and Municipal Assemblies of People''s Power.

Havana, March 11 (Prensa Latina) The new Cuban Constitution leads to an intense legislative agenda that should have quality and promptness of the laws to implement it, the president of the National Union of Jurists, Jose Alexis Guinarte deemed here.

Havana, Mar 11 ( Prensa Latina) The role of the Cuban civil defense system in reducing disaster risks and confronting climate change will be analyzed in Havana Monday at a high-level professional meeting.

Tokyo, March 11 (Prensa Latina) The updated annual portfolio of business opportunities for foreign investment in Cuba will be presented next week in Japan, diplomatic sources informed in this capital.

Havana, Mar 7 (Prensa Latina) The 10th Congress of the Federation of Cuban Women (FMC) continues on Thursday in Havana, debating key national issues.

Havana, Mar 7 (Prensa Latina) The 10th Congress of Cuban Women´s Federation (FMC) is a space for dialogue and exchange of experiences to strengthen women''s empowerment, expressed Yaney Gonzalez, professor at the University of Ciego de Avila.

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Havana, March 5 (Prensa Latina) The main legacy left by the leader of the Bolivarian Revolution, Hugo Chavez, is the politicization of a noble, courageous people with firm ideas, said Vivian Alvarado, chargé d''affaires of the Venezuelan Embassy in Cuba.

Havana, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) Sixty percent of houses damaged in Havana by the January 27 tornado have already been restored, according to a meeting headed by President Miguel Diaz-Canel, whose results are reported in the local press Tuesday.

Havana, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) The Helms-Burton Act is a legal monstrosity to try to suffocate the Cuban Revolution and the people, according to Dorys Quintana Cruz, vice president of the Cuban Society of International Law of the National Union of Jurists.

Havana, Mar 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's foreign minister, Bruno Rodriguez, strongly rejected the U.S. government's decision to authorize lawsuits against the island on Monday, although Washington extended to March 19 the beginning of applying in full Title III of the Helms-Burton Act.