Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba and South Africa Describe Their Ties as Excellent http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19884&SEO=cuba-and-south-africa-describe-their-ties-as-excellent 19 de octubre de 2017, 17:42Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez and Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa, Luwellyn Landers, held a meeting today in this capital city on the state of relations between the two countries, which they described as excellent. Cuba to Discuss Climate Change Impact on Roadways http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19882&SEO=cuba-to-discuss-climate-change-impact-on-roadways 19 de octubre de 2017, 17:38Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The adaptation of roadways to the impact of climate change and mitigation of their negative effects will be discussed at the International Seminar on Roads Cuba 2017, MICONS reported today. Cuba Participates in MPs Encounter in Canada http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19878&SEO=cuba-participates-in-mps-encounter-in-canada 19 de octubre de 2017, 16:41Ottawa, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Members of the National Assembly of the People''s Power of Cuba (parliament) participated in an exchange on Legislative Transparency, in this capital, sponsored by the organization ParlAméricas, the Cuban embassy in this capital stated today. Cuba Denounces Blockade Damage to Construction Sector http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19875&SEO=cuba-denounces-blockade-damage-to-construction-sector 19 de octubre de 2017, 16:10Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The economic, financial and trade damage caused by the US blockade of Cuba affects all sectors and one of them is construction, in which annual losses have reached millions, leaders of the sector denounced today. Latin America Attends Cuban Anesthesiology Congress http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19872&SEO=latin-america-attends-cuban-anesthesiology-congress 19 de octubre de 2017, 15:41Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Anesthesiologists from Cuba and the Americas present today their results and experiences at the 11th Congress on this specialty on the island, the president of the organizing committee, Alberto Martínez, informed today. Cuba Calls Golf Grand Tournament http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19868&SEO=cuba-calls-golf-grand-tournament 19 de octubre de 2017, 15:20Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) of this country and the Extra-Hotel Company Palmares S.A. convened today to the celebration at the end of October of the Cuba Golf Grand Tournament, Varadero, in its 9th edition. UN Experts Warn Blockade against Cuba Plays with People's Lives http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19863&SEO=un-experts-warn-blockade-against-cuba-plays-with-peoples-lives United Nations, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) UN Independent Experts on Human Rights warned today that unilateral sanctions such as the US blockade against Cuba play with people''s lives, lack logic and must cease. Lynn Milanés Pays Tribute to Cuban Musician Sindo Garay http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19859&SEO=lynn-milanes-pays-tribute-to-cuban-musician-sindo-garay Bayamo, Granma, Cuba October 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Lynn Milanés presented today a tribute album to a singer who marked the island's musical history, Sindo Garay. Cuba Presents Climate Change Experiences to Caribbean Countries http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19858&SEO=cuba-presents-climate-change-experiences-to-caribbean-countries Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Disaster risk management and adaptation to climate change in communities and ecosystems of the Caribbean region, are focusing the debates of the 3rd Cuba-CARICOM Workshop Course to be concluded here today. Cuba, Germany Sign Software Agreement http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19854&SEO=cuba-germany-sign-software-agreement Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Companies from Cuba and Germany dedicated to software development have signed a memorandum of understanding for professional exchange, as part of Cibersociedad 2017, a meeting that takes place until tomorrow, it was reported here today. University of Camaguey Supports Victims of Hurricane Irma http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19853&SEO=university-of-camaguey-supports-victims-of-hurricane-irma Camagüey, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) With solidarity as a flag, professionals from the University of Camagüey (UC) provide support to the community of Puerto Piloto, affected by Hurricane Irma in this Central Eastern region on 9 September. Cuban and Bulgarian FMs to Establish Political Consultations http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19847&SEO=cuban-and-bulgarian-fms-to-establish-political-consultations Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Diplomats from Cuba and Bulgaria have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish political consultations, according to the official website of Cuba''s Foreign Ministry. Namibian President Receives Head of Cuba's People's Supreme Court http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19845&SEO=namibian-president-receives-head-of-cubas-peoples-supreme-court Pretoria, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Namibia''s Head of State, Hage Geingob, has received today the president of Cuba''s People''s Supreme Court (TSP), Ruben Remigio Ferro, in a meeting in which the fraternal relations and solidarity between both countries were highlighted. Science, Agriculture Together at Cuban Forum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19844&SEO=science-agriculture-together-at-cuban-forum Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Science at the service of agriculture in Cuba is one of the attractions that can be seen today at the 5th Fruit Growing Symposium, where as a perfect binomial are combined in the search for sustainability. Sochi Festival Dedicates a Day to Asia and Oceania http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19843&SEO=sochi-festival-dedicates-a-day-to-asia-and-oceania Sochi, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The World Festival of Youth and Students is today dedicating to Asia and Oceania, whose activities have been focused on the different continents. International Day Against Breast Cancer Centers on Prevention, Control http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19842&SEO=international-day-against-breast-cancer-centers-on-prevention-control Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) A global educational day to raise awareness about breast cancer prevention is taking place all over the world today, with several initiatives aimed at early detection, treatment and palliative cares. Spanish Hotel Chain Iberostar Keeps Betting on Cuban Tourism http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19838&SEO=spanish-hotel-chain-iberostar-keeps-betting-on-cuban-tourism Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish Hotel Chain Iberostar in a report published here today by the company repeats its idea of betting on Cuban tourism, despite meteorological events such as hurricanes. Cuba Assures Participation in World Exhibition in Dubai http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19837&SEO=cuba-assures-participation-in-world-exhibition-in-dubai Dubai, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Chamber of Commerce of Cuba (CCC), Orlando Hernandez, signed here today the contract that makes official participation of the island's businesses in the Universal Exhibition to be held in Dubai from October 2020 to April 2023. Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba Back to the Stage http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19834&SEO=lizt-alfonso-dance-cuba-back-to-the-stage Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The troupe Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba (LADC) will celebrate its 26th anniversary and the Day of Cuban Culture by staging the highly-acclaimed show ''Fuerza y Compás''. Training of Foreign Doctors in Cuban Institute Praised http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=19818&SEO=training-of-foreign-doctors-in-cuban-institute-praised La Habana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Institute of Basic and Preclinical Sciences (ICBP) Victoria de Giron has trained young people from 91 countries throughout the world since it was founded 55 years ago, said here ICBP''s dean Mairim Lago.