Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba Advocates for Peace and Stability in The Korean Peninsula http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21414&SEO=cuba-advocates-for-peace-and-stability-in-the-korean-peninsula Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuba advocates for the peace and stability of the Korean Peninsula, assured Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla when he received his counterpart from the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Ri Yong Ho Wednesday. Scientific Event in Kazakhstan Demands End of US Blockade on Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21390&SEO=scientific-event-in-kazakhstan-demands-end-of-us-blockade-on-cuba Astana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The International Scientific Conference of the Communist Parties dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution, held in Kazakhstan, has demanded today the end of the U.S. economic, financial and commercial blockade on Cuba. Cuba Lays Peace Stone in China as a Tribute to Fidel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21386&SEO=cuba-lays-peace-stone-in-china-as-a-tribute-to-fidel Beijing, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has laid today its stone at the Beijing Peace Garden, as part of the tribute to Fidel Castro on occasion of the first anniversary of his death. Cuba Rejects EU Sanctions against Venezuela http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21377&SEO=cuba-rejects-eu-sanctions-against-venezuela Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba Rogelio Sierra expressed today the rejection of this Caribbean nation to the sanctions of the European Union (EU) against Venezuela. First Batch of Russian Locomotives Arrive in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21372&SEO=first-batch-of-russian-locomotives-arrive-in-cuba Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) A few days before celebrating the 180th anniversary of the Cuban railway, the first seven Russian locomotives of a contract of 75 arrived in, the rest will get to the island gradually, reported the Cuban Union Railways (UFC) today. Cuba Presents Offers to South Africa in Construction Field http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21368&SEO=cuba-presents-offers-to-south-africa-in-construction-field Pretoria, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba presented to the South African province of Gauteng offers for the hiring of engineers in the construction field, an option included in the agreements signed by the two countries which are being implemented for various years. Puerto Rican Independence Fighter Oscar Lopez Pays Tribute to Fidel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21367&SEO=puerto-rican-independence-fighter-oscar-lopez-pays-tribute-to-fidel Santiago de Cuba, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican independence leader Oscar Lopez Rivera paid tribute to Fidel Castro in the Cemetery of Santa Ifigenia right after arriving in this city and also revered other Cuban heroes. Cuba Convenes a Massive Twitter Action to Support Elections http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21343&SEO=cuba-convenes-a-massive-twitter-action-to-support-elections Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Commission (CEN) has convened a message action through Twitter on November 23 and 24 to support the elections of the municipal delegates to be held on November 26, local media reported today. French Development Agency Finances Cattle Raising Project in Camaguey http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21327&SEO=french-development-agency-finances-cattle-raising-project-in-camaguey Havana, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban authorities and the French Development Agency (AFD) signed a credit agreement to finance a cattle raising development project in the province of Camaguey for $25 million euros. Giant Copy of Fidel Castro's Cap in Route From Argentina to Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21304&SEO=giant-copy-of-fidel-castros-cap-in-route-from-argentina-to-cuba Buenos Aires, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) A copy of the emblematic olive green cap worn by the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, built in metal and weighing 30 kilos, departed today from the Buenos Aires International Airport to Havana. Authorities Review Details for General Elections in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21297&SEO=authorities-review-details-for-general-elections-in-cuba Havana, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban electoral authorities are reviewing details of the November 26 elections and are working to resolve as soon as possible the deficiencies found during a general test carried out yesterday. Details and Systems for General Elections Are Checked in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21271&SEO=details-and-systems-for-general-elections-are-checked-in-cuba Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Commission of Cuba (CEN) is evaluating today the system of work foreseen for the general elections of the upcoming November 26 through a test in the whole country. Event in Uruguay, A Space Denouncing Hardened Blockade of Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21264&SEO=event-in-uruguay-a-space-denouncing-hardened-blockade-of-cuba Montevideo, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Denunciation of the hardening of the US economic, trade and financial blockade of Cuba was included in the final statement of the Continental Period for Democracy and against Neoliberalism, which concludes today in this capital. Cuba: Deatils for Dynamic Electoral Test on Final Phase http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21254&SEO=cuba-deatils-for-dynamic-electoral-test-on-final-phase Havana, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban electoral authorities are in the final touches on the details to make the eletoral dynamic scheduled for Sunday, November 19. US Imposes New Fine because of Possible Violation of Blockade http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21240&SEO=us-imposes-new-fine-because-of-possible-violation-of-blockade Washington, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The US Department of Treasury announced Friday that US firm American Express Company (AMEX) will have to pay a fine of 204,277 US dollars because of the violation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed to Cuba more than 55 years ago. A Delegation with Cuban Hero Antonio Guerrero Arrives in South Africa http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21223&SEO=a-delegation-with-cuban-hero-antonio-guerrero-arrives-in-south-africa Pretoria, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Hero of the Republic of Cuba Antonio Guerrero arrived in this capital today on an official visit to head a delegation to hold bilateral meetings in the Department of Public Works and Human Settlements, among other activities. Cuban Researchers Debate on the Thought of Fidel Castro http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21222&SEO=cuban-researchers-debate-on-the-thought-of-fidel-castro Guantanamo, Cuba, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban researchers, professors and students are debating here today about the legacy of Fidel Castro for Cuba and the world during the first national event on the revolutionary leader''s thought in contemporary times. International Congress of Genetics in Havana Ends http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21200&SEO=international-congress-of-genetics-in-havana-ends Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The 3th International Congress of Community Genetics closes today after three days of exchange in this capital on the advances of human and medical genetics in Cuba and the world. Prensa Latina News Agency Granted International Award http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21184&SEO=prensa-latina-news-agency-granted-international-award Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Prensa Latina was granted today an award by the Coordinator Tesoro and the International Federation of People''s Communicators (FICP) for its commitment during 60 years issuing responsible and truthful information. Cuban Tourist Destination Jardines del Rey in its 24 Anniversary http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21135&SEO=cuban-tourist-destination-jardines-del-rey-in-its-24-anniversary Ciego de Avila, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban tourist destination Jardines del Rey arrived on its 24th anniversary with a renovation of its hotel facility, after the rapid recovery from the damages caused by Hurricane Irma.