Although the situation with water in Cuba has slightly improved so far in July, the drought continues, a source of the sector reported today.
Several works of social benefit are inaugurated or restored in Granma as part of the actions for the 64th anniversary of the assault on the Moncada barracks in Santiago de Cuba and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes in Bayamo to be held on July 26th .
The Efraín Benítez Popa Medical Sciences College, from Bayamo, has just delivered 419 new professionals to society permeated with the necessary knowledge to carry out their work in several places at the service of Cuban medicine.
The Mario Alarcón Martínez tobacco factory, located in this city, received today the National Vanguard Flag, for its general results in 2016.
On the second day of discussions among parliamentary work commissions – in the lead up to the Ninth Period of Ordinary Sessions of the Eighth Legislature of the National Assembly of People’s Power (ANPP) – Cuban deputies addressed a wide range of issues linked to food production, the national economy, the education system, and social
As deputies meet in the lead up to the Ninth Period of Ordinary Sessions of the Eighth Legislature of the National Assembly of People’s Power (ANPP), the body’s International Relations Commission released a statement this July 11, in support of the declaration previously issued by the Revolutionary government on June 16, regarding the President of
In a day full of productivity, enthusiasm, patriotism and shared emotions, the Provincial Festival of Youth and Students concluded this Tuesday in Bayamo.
The International Relations Commission of the National Assembly of People’s Power issued a statement expressing its strong rejection of “the unacceptable Resolution on Cuba that has just been adopted by the European Parliament,” this Thursday, July 6.
The Cuban duo of Sergio Gonzalez-Nivaldo Diaz will make its debut today against the hosts Nico Beeler-Marco Krattiger, on the second day of the stop of the World Beach Volleyball Tour in Gsteed, Switzerland.
The pioneer Rosmery Guerra Labrada sixth grade student at the Antonio Maceo elementary school in La Perla community in the municipality of Jiguaní, Granma, won the national prize of the contest ¨I recover raw materials¨ in the category of Visual Arts.
After several months of constructive works, La Cubana restaurant opened its door to the public last Thursday and is one of the main cooking options for the summer in this city in the east of the country.
The exchange among young people from different sectors of society in a different space where the best productive, educational and social experiences can emerge is one of the main purposes of the summer camps, a recreational option proposed by the Young Communists League (UJC) In Granma for the months of July and August.
The Educa tu Hijo (Education your child) program consolidates the comprehensive formation of children between the ages of 0 to 6 with the cooperation of volunteers in all of the territory’s People’s Councils, according to Loraine Ortega Rosales, methodologist that attends the education sector.
A wide construction program with emphasis on institutions of marked patrimonial value takes place in Manzanillo on the eve of July 11, on the 225th anniversary of the city.
Masters and science doctors, university students and others will discuss on culture, identity, recreation, political action and other issues in this city at the first provincial event of researchers on youth, to be held this Wednesday.
The tours through sites of high historical and natural value, including some national monuments, will be attractive proposals for the people of Granma during the summer.
The province of Granma reached second place at the national knowledge contest of the Basic Secondary education recently finished, only surpassed by Havana.
Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Monday denounced systematic human rights violations in the United States.
Writers from ten Cuban provinces will attend to the 45th edition of the national literary event in homage to the outstanding poet Manuel Navarro Luna, also known as the Poet of the Revolution, to be held in the Manzanillo city from June 12 to 15.
The Minister of Higher Education, Doctor in Sciences José Ramón Saborido Loidi, stressed that the University of Granma advances in all its vital processes. He highlighted the main strengths of the institution during a visit.
The opening of the Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski Havana marks a new stage in Cuba”s tourism development, highlighted the minister of the industry (MINTUR), Manuel Marrero.
The third improvement of education in Cuba will be applied experimentally in seven schools of Granma, from the next school year.
Explaining the focus of the 14th International Conference Longevity 2017, which began June 6 in Havana’s Convention Center, Dr. Raúl González Hernández, head of the organizing committee, told Granma, “It’s about people living as much time as possible, but that they do so with quality of life.”
The Telecommunications Company of Granma ETECSA carries out a geographic study to integrate computerization processes and systems. Manny Rodríguez Torres, specialist in the Operations Department of the entity explains.
The 69 graduates of 12th grade who passed the admission examinations to Higher Education in Rio Cauto knew the assigned degree courses on Monday. This was the most outstanding municipality of Granma with more than 89 percent of passed in Mathematics, a record number for the territory.
Inspired by the example and teachings of Fidel in relation with the preservation of life on the planet, the provincial act for World Environment Day was held this Saturday at the Cupaynicú Botanical Garden, in the municipality of Guisa.
An intensive campaign stage against the vectors is carrying out every seven days in communities of the capital of Granma as scheduled, said Rafael Velasco Moreno, vice- director of Vigilance and Anti-vectorial Fight of the Provincial Center of Hygiene, Microbiology and Epidemiology.
Speaking during the National Assembly Extraordinary Session, taking place today, June 1, the President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers and First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), Army General Raúl Castro Ruz noted that on this occasion the National Assembly reviewed modifications to the Conceptualization of the Cuban Economic and Social
Cuban legislators have supported the documents analyzed in the context of the Special Session of the National People”s Power Assembly, in plenary session today in the presence of President Raul Castro.
Cuban ballplayer Alfredo Despaigne had one of his best performances this season in Japanese professional baseball (NPB) when hitting 3 for 4, with a home run and two RBIs, to tie in the leadership of both stats in the Pacific League.
The Cupaynicú Botanical Garden, protected area of Granma located in the mountainous municipality of Guisa, will be the seat next June 3 of the provincial act for World Environment Day.
President Raul Castro has attended the opening ceremony of the special session of the National People”s Power Assembly (ANPP), which was convened to analyze several documents governing the economic and social life of the country.
As part of the consultation process addressing the main issues affecting Cuban society, deputies from different National Assembly of People’s Power (ANPP) permanent work commissions will meet today, May 31, to discuss the Conceptualization of the Cuban Economic and Social Model of Socialist Development, and the Economic and Social Policy Guidelines of the Party and
Forest fires increased to 24 during the time period from June 2016 to the end of this month in Granma, compared to similar previous stage, according to Esther Salgueiro Álvarez, head of the Environment Management Office in this eastern territory.
The Council of State of the Republic of Cuba, as established in Articles 78 and 90 (a) of the Constitution convened the holding of an Extraordinary Session of the National Assembly of People’s Power, on Thursday, June 1, at 9:00 am, at the Conventions Center, with the aim of analyzing the following documents:
Margarita McPherson Sayú, vice- Minister of Education, stated at the seminar for the preparation of the 2017-2018 school year in Granma, that the territory has important results and is in good condition to start the next school term.
Pioneers of Granma are carrying out typical activities of the peasants, as part of the provincial traditions festival, which will run until next May 28 in the emblematic Camilo Cienfuegos City School Center, located in the mountainous municipality of Bartolomé Masó.
A sculpture of Sara González, popular singer-songwriter who died on February 1, 2012, will be unveiled in this city next October 20th, Cuban Culture Day, at the only wax museum of Cuba.
The national swimming championship for physically disabled began this Tuesday at the Vicente Quesada Sports Combination of Bayamo, with the participation of 68 Cuban athletes and 15 guests from Mexico.
After five years of graduated and devoted herself fully to attend her patients, the doctor Daniubis Espinosa Álvarez, from Rio Cauto, experienced a radical and unexpectedly change in her life.
Following an extensive process of popular consultation and discussion, in which more than 1.6 million Cubans participated, including Party and Young Communist League (UJC) members, representatives of mass organizations, and broad sectors of society, members of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, meeting in their Third Plenum, approved the three documents guiding the updating
The validity of Marti’s thought in the Revolution and in the Commander in Chief Fidel Castro was highlighted in Dos Rios today on the occasion of the 122nd anniversary of the death in combat of the Cuba´s National Hero José Martí.
Hundreds of pioneers, youth and residents of Granma pay homage to our National Hero, José Martí, this May 19th, on the 122nd anniversary of his fall in combat.
A giant camp and a vigil will be held today in Dos Rios, to pay homage to the Apostle of Cuban Independence, on the occasion of the 122nd anniversary of his fell in combat.
The President of the National Association of Small Farmers (ANAP) Rafael Santiesteban Pozo sent a congratulatory letter to the peasants of Granma on the occasion of its day.
In a humble rural home in La Plata, the Sierra Maestra, 58 years ago, Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro signed the first Agrarian Reform Law. A few months after the triumph of the Revolution, Cuba’s land was redistributed, benefiting over 100,000 peasant families, and large private estates were transformed into state farms for the people.
Puerto Rican independence leader Oscar López Rivera thanked Cuba and his people for all the support given to the campaign for their freedom, definitively achieved today.
The province of Granma is carrying out a pilot experience on computerization programs in Cuba; the internet connection project in peasant farms is one of them.
Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra had an amazing performance in the 2017 Amgen Tour of California, United States, by finishing third in the women´s general individual classification.
The album Sobreviviente, by popular duet Buena Fe, won the Grand Prize of the Cubadisco 2017 International Fair, which runs in this city until May 21st.
The peasants of Granma arrives on May 17th with an overage in more than 15 thousand tons of the rice plan, and many more reasons to celebrate, said Yaquelín Puebla Lachel, president of the National Association of Small Farmers (ANAP) in the province.
The book ¨Cuba ¿fin de la historia? ¨, by the essayist Ernesto Limia Díaz, was presented this Wednesday at the Cuban Nationality House, of this city of Bayamo.
Gerson Oduardo Blanco began to work in the radio in 1957. Since that date and until now, at his 80 years old, he maintains an active tie with Radio Bayamo, broadcasting station which he feels to be part and with pride also celebrates along with the rest of announcers, journalists, artists and thecnicians the 80
A multimedia encyclopedia on Celia Sánchez Manduley, edited by experts from the Historical Archive of Manzanillo, is available for public consultation in these scientific institutions, disseminated all over the country.
With the purpose of improving the water supply to the population of Granma, several rehabilitation actions of networks are carrying out, mainly, in Bayamo, the capital city of province. Engineers and technicians work to provide the quality service that the client needs. The details here:
President Raul Castro received on Friday the visiting head of state of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, who is on an official visit to Cuba. The two presidents held talks at the Palace of the Revolution here in Havana.
Today, May 5, during a formal ceremony in the Palacio de la Revolución, the Ecuadoran leader will receive the José Martí Order, the highest distinction granted by the Council of State to figures from other countries.
The President of the Republic of Ecuador, Rafael Correa Delgado, arrived in this eastern city, yesterday May 3, close to 11:00pm, and, in his first words to the press, announced plans to visit the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery to pay his respects to the “greats” Fidel and José Martí.
Ecuador”s outgoing President Rafael Correa is today in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba where he starts a two-day visit to the island during which he”ll pay tribute to late Fidel Castro and be conferred the Order Jose Marti, the country”s highest distinction.
Cuban Alfredo Despaigne hit 1 for 4 and drove in two runs to help the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks to beat 14-4 the Seibu Lions on the Japanese professional baseball league (NPB). Despaigne now amounts 20 RBIs and ranks third of that stat in the Pacific League.
Hundreds of thousands of Cubans gathered in plazas, streets and avenues to ratify their support and unconditional support to the Revolution, the Party and its historic leaders, to celebrate the International Workers Day.
Cuban President Raul Castro is presiding over the main event on Workers” International Day at Havana”s Revolution Square, where a mass parade in defense of socialism is taking place.
Author of more than fifty books, journalist, philosopher, theologian and activist of the Brazilian struggle, but above all endearing friend of Cuba, the honorable Mr. Frei Betto, is visiting Bayamo, the provincial capital of Granma today.
Outstanding workers from the province of Granma were awarded in Bayamo for their daily efforts and work results, as part of the celebrations for May Day, International Day of the working class.
The Bayames doctor José Miguel Santana Saborit, chief of the Cuban medical mission in the Venezuelan state of Cojedes, highlighted the favorable impact of that program in this territory over 14 years. Listen to the interview made by journalist Márcel Santana Docazal, special correspondent of the Cuban radio.
The Granma baseball team, also known as Alazanes, and champion of the last National Series, will lead the May Day parade, International Workers’ Day, in this National Monument City.
Despite the inclement weather thousands of people enjoyed this Saturday night in Bayamo of the Casabe, Buena Fe and the Moncada group´s music, who came here as part of their national tour for the 55 years of the Young Communists League.
The hut located in the General Command of the Rebel Army in La Plata, where the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, lived in 1958, received special mention in the category of conservation this April 18, International Day for Monuments and Historical Sites.
The people of Granma paid tribute this Tuesday to Father of the Homeland, Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, on the occasion of the 198th anniversary of his birth, with a ceremony held at the Plaza de la Revolución of Bayamo.
More than 38,000 children in will be immunized in Granma against poliomyelitis during the second stage of the 56th national vaccination campaign, which started here on April 17.
The Enidio Díaz Machado sugar mill, which has traditionally been one with the best results in Granma province, fulfilled its sugar production plan for the eleventh year running, thanks to the most for the industrial yield of 11.52 points, the second highest in the country.
The people of Granma are preparing to celebrate with joy the May Day, International Workers Day, as a great party that will extend to all the municipalities of the province, and rural and urban areas.
Young people from different Cuban provinces will participate in the Canción al Padre event, dedicated to Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, which will be held in Bayamo, from April 16 to 18, to mark the 198th birthday anniversary of the important leader.
A great concert offered on Tuesday evening, “The Diva of the Buena Vista Social Club,” Omara Portuondo, at the Bayamo Theater, in the capital of Granma, as part of the national tour through the east region of the country.
The hut with wooden floor and ceiling of palm leaves, occupied by Fidel Castro in the General Command of the Rebel Army in La Plata, in the Sierra Maestra Mountains, is nominated to the National Conservation Prize in 2016.
The 15th ALBA Political Council is taking place at a difficult time when unity, organization and solidarity are urgently needed, stated Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, this Monday, April 10, in Havana.