Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Esteban Lazo Re-elected Speaker of Cuban Parliament (+Photos) Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Esteban Lazo has been re-elected Wednesday as Speaker of the 9th Legislature of the Cuban Parliament that was inaugurated today. Esteban Lazo Proposed as Speaker of Cuban Parliament Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The National Candidacy Commission proposed Wednesday Esteban Lazo as Speaker of the 9th Legislature of the newly-inaugurated Cuban Parliament, nomination that will have to be ratified by direct and secret vote by the 605 lawmakers. Cuban Parliament Elects Council of State and the Nation's President Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Parliament is electing Wednesday following the inauguration of the 9th Legislature the nation''s President and the other members of the Council of State. Cuba Expresses Solidarity with Algeria after Plane Crash Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban authorities signed a book of condolences at the Algerian Embassy in Havana, in which they expressed their solidarity with that African country after the crash of a military plane. The Installation of Parliament Closes Electoral Process in Cuba Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is preparing the next April 19 for the installation of the IX Legislature of the National Assembly of People''s Power (Parliament), action that concludes the general elections process. Brazil, Mexico and Cuba Dominate Prix Versailles of Architecture By Fausto Triana Santiago de Chile, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Brazil, México and Cuba conquered the main awards of the Prix Versailles of architecture in the American continent, a gala that for the first time left Paris, its original scenario. Cuba, Vietnam Favor More Cooperation between Vaccine Producers Hanoi, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) The Finlay Vaccine Institute (IFV) in Cuba and its Vietnamese counterpart, Vabiotech, signed a memorandum of understanding in this capital to boost cooperation relations. Cuban Vice-President Meets African Union Leader Havana, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice-President Salvador Valdes met on Friday with the vice-president of the African Union Commission, Thomas Kwesi Quartey, who is on a working visit to the Caribbean island. Pompeo Says He would Work for Better Ties between U.S. and Cuba Washington, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The nominee by President Donald Trump as the new U.S. secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, said during his confirmation hearing at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday that he would be willing to work to improve relations with Cuba. Anti-Cuban Intruders in People's Summit are Financed by Trump Lima, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Donald Trump finances the intruders that seek to replace the role of Cuban civil society in the meetings prior to the 8th Summit of the Americas, said today outstanding Cuban intellectual Enrique Ubieta. Judge Defends Democratic Nature of Cuban Electoral System Havana, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Professor of the Law Faculty of Havana University, Lisandra Esquivel, highlighted today the democratic nature of the Cuban electoral system, a few days before The 9th Parliament Legislature is constituted. Cuban President Visits Special Education Center in Havana Havana, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raul Castro visited Havana''s special education school, ''Solidaridad con Panama,'' to share with youngsters who live in that institution, Granma newspaper today reported. Details of the Legislature of Cuban Parliament to Be Provided Havana, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) The National Assembly of People''s Power of Cuba offered today details on the installation on April 19 of its 9th Legislature, in which the President of the island will be elected. Cuba Hosts Int'l Dance Festival in Urban Landscapes Havana, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Artists from 18 countries are performing on the streets of Old Havana from today to April 15, as part of their participation at the International Dance Festival in Urban Landscapes. U.S. Senator Calls for Increasing Agricultural Exports to Cuba Washington, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Republican Senator John Boozman said on his Twitter account that increasing U.S. agricultural sales to Cuba is an important step, a right action for U.S. producers and exporters. Cuba Advocates at UNESCO for a Peace World Paris, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has advocated today at UNESCO for dismissing forever war, threat and force in the planet, and stressed UN potentialities to strengthen a peace world. Large Representation of Cuban Civil Society Arrives in Peru By Por Ulises Canales Lima, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) A large representative delegation of the varied Cuban civil society arrives today in Peru for the side events to the 8th Summit of the Americas, which will be held here this week. Azerbaijan, Cuba Stress NAM's Role in Peacekeeping Baku, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) The governments of Azerbaijan and Cuba highlighted today here the important role played by the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in defense of international peace and security. International Fair Analyzes Innovations for Work Designs in Cuba Havana, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) A new day of business exchanges and exhibitions will characterize today the International Construction Fair in Cuba, FECONS 2018, where, among other issues, innovative design solutions will be addressed. Cuba Youth Orgs Mark Anniversary (+Photos) Havana, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban authorities, young people, children and the people in general are marking today the 56th anniversary of the Young Communist League (UJC) and the 57th anniversary of the Jose Marti Pioneer Organization, bringing together elementary and junior high school students.