Havana, November 15 (RHC)-- The new Labor Code to be debated by the next session of the National Assembly of Peoples' Power is aimed at defending the interests of the working class and the Revolution, without whose support no labor achievement is possible, said National Assembly President Esteban Lazo.... More

Havana, November 15 (RHC)-- Mohammed Bazoum, the Minister of Foreign Relations of Niger, has praised in Havana the high quality of the Education that young people of Niger have received in Cuba, where, as part of the cooperation agreements signed by both countries, they have graduated as medical doctors and professionals in other fields.... More

Luanda, November 15 (RHC)-- Cuba and Angola are celebrating the 38th anniversary of the establishing of relations. ... More

The Greying of Cuba

Havana, November 15 (RHC)-- Cuba is one of the countries in Latin America that has retirement age citizens and by the year 2050 it will be one of the leading countries in the World in that respect.... More

Havana, November 15 (RHC)-- Members of a community coalition of the Bronx in New York City have praised in Havana's popular participation in Cuba’s health system.... More

Havana, November 14 (RHC)-- Cuban Health Minister Roberto Morales visited primary health centers in the Brazilian state of Bahia where he met with Cuban doctors who are currently working there.... More

Havana, November 14 (RHC)-- The Coordinator of the International Committee for the Freedom of the Five, Alicia Jrapko, called for more action to influence and educate U.S. public opinion about the Cuban Five cause, because, she said, the strength of the U.S. people could lead to success, which she illustrated with the acquittal granted by former President Bill Clinton to ex-prisoner Linda Evans.... More

United Nations, November 14 (RHC)-- Cuba called on UN member states to protect the Human Right Council from manipulation and from selective and double-standard practices in order to preserve respectful dialog and cooperation within the UN body.... More

Havana, November 14 (RHC)-- Cuba expects to achieve a higher sugar yield with more efficiency in the 2013-2014 sugar harvest, which will start on November 20.... More

Camaguey, November 14 (RHC)-- Cuba is one of the few countries in the world having a reliable impact on induced rainfalls, according to Meteorologist Carlos Alberto Perez, who coordinates the cloud seeding activity on the island.... More

United Nations, November 13 (RHC)- The United Nations General Assembly elected Cuba as a member of the UN Human Rights Council for three years, in recognition of Cuba's record in that field.... More

Havana, November 13 (RHC)-- Cuban President Raul Castro sent a message of congratulations to his Angolan counterpart, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, on the 38th anniversary of Angola's independence, according to the Cuban embassy in that African nation.... More

Washington, November 13 (RHC)-- Cuba heads the list of nations with highest density levels of qualified human resources in the health field per every 10 thousand inhabitants, according to a report just issued in Washington by the Pan-American Health Organization, PAHO..... More

Havana, November 13 (RHC)—Over 80 percent of persons with ulcers in their feet caused by diabetes are prevented from undergoing lower limb amputation thanks to the a national health program, said doctor Medardo Orlandi, of the National Center for Attention to Diabetic Patients.... More

Havana, November 13 (RHC)-- Cuba shows a minimal level of crimes involving boys, girls and adolescents since the State and civil Society have made the prevention of such crimes their priority.... More