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Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The Icidca (Cuban Institute for Research on Sugar Cane Derivatives), tasked with researching diversification of the sugar agribusiness, was founded by then-Minister of Industry Ernesto “Che” Guevara back in 1963, and continues to contribute to the national economy.
Havana, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) is analyzing a proposal to rescue the sugar industry, once the main source of income for the country, with years of contraction nowadays. The 3rd PCC Plenary Session, which is taking place for the second day on Friday at Havana's Convention Center, is debating a program of 93 measures to relaunch the industry, its by-products and the generation of electricity by sugar mills.