Las Tunas trashed 11-4 Granma in the second game of the grand final of the 57th Cuban National Baseball Series.
More than 42 percent (%) of the Granma´s state budget will allocate to Public Health during 2018, measuring the importance given to that sector and the welfare of the people in this eastern territory, as in all of Cuba.
The candidates for delegates to the provincial assembly of People’s Power in Granma and deputies to the national Assembly represent the genuine revolutionary, patriotic and ethical values of the Cuban people.
Cuba´s 168 municipal assemblies held extraordinary sessions on Sunday to nominate candidates for provincial delegates and deputies to the National Assembly, a process considered fundamental in the Island´s general elections, that will conclude on April 19 with the swearing in of a new legislature.
Carlos Martí, manager of the Alazanes of Granma, first team qualified for the final of the 57th National Baseball Series (SNB), highlighted in this city that his team will maintain the shape, despite several days without playing.
One of the most intrepid and impacting events in the struggle for national liberation, the set on fire of Bayamo by its inhabitants will be evoked today, with a patriotic act, in this city, the scene of the event, which took place 149 years ago.
The Mario Muñoz mausoleum located in the heart of the Sierra Maestra, on Esperanza Hill, yesterday January 11 was the site of a military ceremony presided by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, for the reburial of remains of combatants who fell in the War of Liberation or after the triumph of the Revolution.
A hit to the field connected by Geydi Soler at the end of the eighth inning untied 2 runs and Granma shaped its second final in Cuban baseball championship after defeating Matanzas 4-2.
The sugar industry here is not standing by idly in the face of heavy rain, affecting the entire country. The fields must be drained, with hoes if necessary, roads cleaned and opened to allow for an efficient harvest, taking advantage of the time until the weather improves.
The 5th Cuban National Route Cycling Classic will be run from February 14 to 25 divided in 11 stages, starting in the eastern city of Baracoa and finishing in Havana, sports authorities announced.
Cuba slammed as irresponsible statements made by Deputy Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Francisco Palmieri, regarding alleged health incidents suffered by Washington diplomats in Havana.
Thanks to another pitching jewel by right-hander Lazaro Blanco, Granma beat 3-1 Matanzas, thus taking a very important step towards the final playoff of the 57th Cuban National Baseball Series.
The process 10th Congress of the Association of Cuban Journalists (Upec) at the provincial level, began on Monday with the assembly of the Granma´s journalists, who had the privilege to open the debate over their organization.
The Chilean president, Michelle Bachelet Jeria, recalled in Havana the intense and historical cultural ties between her nation and Cuba, and how the island’s artistic manifestations reached that people in the hard years of military dictatorship.
Cuban President Raul Castro met on Thursday in Havana the high-ranking representative of the European Union’s Foreign Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini who is on an official visit to Cuba.
The introduction of 30 new tractors in the productive poles of the province of Granma will boost decisively the achieving of food, said Jorge Luis López Reyes, executive of Agriculture in the territory.
Maintaining infant mortality rate below five per 1,000 live for the 10th consecutive year is reason enough for Cuba to celebrate.
Several social works were opened this Wednesday in Bayamo in salute to the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution, on January 1st.
At the Plaza del Hymn of Bayamo took place this Wednesday the provincial act for the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution.
The temporary photo exhibition on Fidel and the Workers entitled: Siempre Contigo (always with you), sponsored by the Cuban Workers Trade Union, was opened today at the October 20th House of Culture, in Bayamo.
Because of the exceptional situation caused by Hurricane Irma, the Cuban Parliament unanimously approved to extend the current period of the VIII Legislature that had to cease its functions on February 24, and the new deputies will take office on April 19, 2018.
In acknowledgment of the work of the more than 28 thousand teachers of all the teachings of the province is the leading point of the activities for the Educator’s Day, which is celebrated until next December 22.
A festival of casino wheels, special morning and sports games, are some of the initiatives of the university students of Granma to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the University Student Federation (FEU).
Participants in the act for the 61st anniversary of the reunion of Fidel Castro, his brother Raul and other combatants in this isolated place, highlighted that this event is a symbol of struggle and trust in victory, regardless of circumstances.
The 13 Municipal Assemblies of the Pople´s Power of Granma were constituted this Sunday, for the 17th term of office of the local government bodies.
Cuban baseball selected outfielder Alfredo Despaigne -a Cuban player who oustood in the Japanese professional leagues- as the Best Player of the Year 2017, in a list of Cuban baseball players.
As part of the celebrations held in Granma on the occasion of the Day for Worker of Culture, the Provincial Awards of the sector and the Víctor Montero Distinction were conferred to personalities of the territory.
Cuba will compete this weekend with five judokas in the IJF World Master St. Petersburg 2017, in Russia, tournament that will be attended by the best 16 seats in the world ranking in each of the 14 divisions (women and men) and other athletes invited by the organizers.
Official Gazette No.58 published today, December 13, a series of regulations to give continuity to the process underway to build a more organized, efficient, and effective state enterprise system, and provide enterprises more autonomy.
Some 382 people have been evacuated in houses of neighbors and relatives, of them 103 in protected centers, affected by the rains that have been registered in the territory during the end and beginning of week.
The authorities of Granma continue to attend specifically to the impact by the rains in the territory, associated with a stationary cold front over the eastern region of Cuba.
The dams of the province of Granma have accumulated 96.6 million cubic meters of water during the last 48 hours, as a result of the rains associated with a cold front affecting the country.
Cuban president Raul Castro told Caribbean heads of state during his participation in the Cuba-caricom summit held in Antigua and Barbuda, that they can always count on Cuba´s cooperation, support and friendship.
Once again Bayamo hosts a wide scientific-agricultural sample at the Agricultural Fair Granma 2017, based in the Granma Fair Park.
Hundreds of people of Bayamo led by Federico Hernandez, first secretary of the Party in Granma, attended today to the necropolis of the city in mass pilgrimage to pay tribute to the fallen by the defense in internationalist missions.
The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage has decided today to include ”punto cubano” or ”punto guajiro” (a song gender of the Cuban country music) in its representative list, UNESCO reported.
The provincial Bureau of the Cuba´s Communist Party (PCC) in Granma, granted to the municipality of Bayamo the Vanguard condition and the seat of the provincial act to celebrate the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution, on January 1st.
Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, alongside other leaders, paid tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, this Monday, December 4, in Santiago de Cuba’s Santa Ifigenia cemetery.
With poetry and music the city of Bayamo paid tribute to the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on the first anniversary of his physical disappearance, during the vigil that took place at the Ñico López Museum Park.
Patriotic songs in homage to Fidel Castro will be performed again in this city, National Monument, on the occasion of the first anniversary of the physical disappearance of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro.
Young people, selected for their good results as students or workers, recreated this Saturday thelanding of the Granma yacht expedition, led by Fidel Castro, on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of this important event.
The Provincial Electoral Commission of Granma reported that on Sunday December 3, 214 polling stations will open in the territory, in districts that will conduct the second round, to elect the delegate.
The President of the Cuban national People´s Power Assembly (parliament) Esteban Lazo Hernandez convened this Friday the Tenth Ordinary Session of the Eighth Legislature for next December 21.
In the presence of Sucely Morfa González, first secretary of the Young Communists League (UJC) National Committee, took place on this Thursday afternoon, the extraordinary plenary session of the organization in Granma.
The condition “Friend of the Mother and the Child” was ratified to the Celia Sanchez Manduley and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes hospitals, by the Cuban Ministry of Public Health, a condition that the institution has held since 1992.
The deserved tribute to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, promoter of the Literacy Campaign that brought the field of teaching to the most remote sites of the country, will mark the Educator’s Day in Granma, which will be celebrated during December.
A new drug named Ambroxol is incorporated into the production of MEDILIP Oral Fluid Laboratories, said Efren Rodríguez Lora, director of that institution, the only one of its kind in the country.
Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, attended the funeral tribute which took place at the Center for Martí Studies to honor Armando Hart Dávalos, an essential figure in the country’s history.
The province of Granma carried out on Sunday a day of revolutionary commitment and showed the strength of our people, even the weather conditions, because rains were reported in several locations.
Cuban president Raul Castro cast his vote early this morning in a polling station in Havana´s Municipality of Playa.
Thousands of citizens from early morning attend the 1947 polling stations of the territory to elect the delegates to the municipal assemblies of the People´s Power and reaffirm with that expression of socialist democracy their unconditional support to the Revolution.
With the moody ceremony of the flag at the Plaza de la Revolution, in Bayamo, this morning the homage of the people of Bayamo to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz began, on the occasion of the first anniversary of his physical disappearance.
Cuban authorities confiscated more than four tons of drugs so far this year, mostly marijuana, from packages of caches thrown into the sea, reported Granma newspaper.
Eliecer Joubert Roblejo, 55 years old man, carries out a very special tribute to Fidel Castro, on the occasion of the first anniversary of his physical disappearance, on November 25th, since he decided walking from the leader’s birthplace in Holguin, to Santiago de Cuba.
More than a hundred students remembered today in the Camilo Cienfuegos school center, located in the municipality of Bartolomé Masó, the first voluntary work convened by Che on November 23, 1959.
The people of Granma received with a warm welcome at the Mártires de Barbados stadium the outstanding player Alfredo Despaigne, who recently returned to the province after a successful campaign in the Professional League of Japan (LPJ), where he was crowned champion.
Alfredo Despaigne, who recently became champion of the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB by its Spanish acronym), will join Granma in the playoffs to help the team to conquer its second consecutive title in the Cuban National Series.
The trial run, which is a key mandated step in the electoral process to ensure the success of the actual vote, was conducted with satisfactory results, according to Alina Balseiro, president of the National Electoral Commission (CEN), speaking with the press.
In order to continue increasing the social inclusion of blind or visually impaired people, a cinema club for blind was opened in Bayamo, which will approach this community to Cuban and foreign cinematography by the audio-description system.
Puerto Rican independence fighter Oscar López Rivera visited the Ñico López Museum Park in Bayamo, formerly Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks, assaulted on July 26th , 1953 by young revolutionaries, simultaneously with the Moncada, in Santiago de Cuba, under the direction of Fidel Castro.
The Puerto Rican independence leader Oscar López Rivera will visit today in Granma one of the most important sites of the Homeland, due to its great historical significance, as part of his visit to Cuba, started some days ago.
The Puerto Rican independence fighter Oscar López Rivera paid homage on Sunday to the Father of the Homeland, Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, at the Revolution Square, in this city.
The President of the Cuban Parliament and member of the Political Bureau of the Cuban Communist Party, Esteban Lazo Hernandez exchanged on Thursday in the city of Bayamo with baseball star Alfredo Despaigne who finished the season with an excellent performance in the Japanese Professional League.
The member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of Cuba, Esteban Lazo Hernández, acknowledged the advances reached in Granma after assessing the territorial performance, during a visit to this eastern province.
The 10th Special Olympics Games takes place at the declared Sports Village of the event, which is located in the Felix Varela School of Bayamo, where the competitors are staying.
Carlos Benitez, who plays for Granma in the Cuban National Baseball Series, amounts six grand slams so far this season and only has to hit one more to match the record set by OF Alexei Bell in the 2009-10 campaign.
With the keynote speech “Innovation in livestock systems. Potentialities, impacts and challenges “, given by the Doctor of Sciences José Díaz Untoria, Director of the Institute of Animal Science (ICA), started in Bayamo the 5th Congress of Agriculture on Fragile and Degraded Ecosystems AGROMAS 2017.
In recognition of his bravery and resistance for over 36 years while unjustly imprisoned in the U.S., Puerto Rican patriot Oscar López Rivera received, November 14, in the Cuban capital, the Solidarity Order awarded by the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba.
Puerto Rican independence fighter, Oscar López Rivera, was greeted at José Martí International Airport by Fernando González, president of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with Peoples (ICAP).
Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, presided a political-cultural gala marking 100 years since the Great October Socialist Revolution.
The Municipal Workshop of Rehabilitation of Blind and Hearing impaired people takes place in the city of Bayamo.
The workers of the Recovery of Raw Material Company of Granma, close to celebrate 56 years of foundation, show special interest to fulfill the expected productive indicators.
The Municipal Assembly of the People´s Power of Bayamo, granted the condition of Illustrious Son of the city, to the Cuban scientist born in that city, Doctor Jorge Berlanga, creator of the Heberprot-P for diabetic foot ulcer treatment.
The Bayamo Prize, the highest distinction granted by the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) in the province, was delivered this Saturday to five outstanding people of Granma and with honorific nature to the San Salvador of Bayamo Cathedral.
An big agricultural, gastronomic, sports and cultural fair, is held this Saturday to celebrate the 504th anniversary of the founding of the San Salvador of Bayamo village.
The different hypotheses about the foundation of Bayamo were covered this Thursday by prominent historians and researchers of the subject in the province during a theoretical space at the House of Nationality.
The workers of the Bayamo telephone center received four specialists of the Telecommunications Company (ETECSA) of Granma who worked for 40 days in several municipalities of Havana, affected by Hurricane Irma.