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  • Private and co-op sector increase direct import-export deals

    Private and co-op sector increase direct import-export deals

    Havana, Jan 20 - A total of 863 export and import contracts have been signed between Cuban non-state management forms (FGNE) and specialized entities, of which 42 have been for the commercialization of national products in the international market.

  • Adelante keeps leading

    Adelante keeps leading

    Today, the first newspaper founded in the heat of the Revolution reaches 62 years of its foundation. Some of its founders have been celebrating for almost the same amount of time; others, newer, assume with great dignity the historical responsibility of writing their pages. Thus, filled with courage, commitment and professionalism, Adelante weekly newspaper keeps leading with digital representation and now, in full color. (Photos: Humberto Cid González)

  • Science running through her veins

    Science running through her veins

    By Arailaisy Rosabal García / Radio Cadena Agramonte.

    When Niuvis graduated in Microbiology from the University of Havana in 2008, she was faced with a tremendous dilemma: accept the tempting job offer at the Pedro Kourí Institute of Tropical Medicine, or return to her native Camagüey, where she had a home and family waiting for her. Nor is it that geographic fatalism has played such a trick on her. "If I had the possibility of working in a biotechnology center, which is, in short, the dream of every biologist and microbiologist, why assume the sacrifice of a rent and family separation". 12 years after that decision, there is not the slightest regret.

  • ALBA-TCP will finance access to vaccines against Covid-19

    ALBA-TCP will finance access to vaccines against Covid-19

    Caracas, Jan 20.- The countries of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-Peoples' Trade Agreement (ALBA-TCP) will access financing for the acquisition of vaccines against Covid-19, the regional bloc determined. 

  • Biden will take office today as the 46th president of the United States

    Biden will take office today as the 46th president of the United States

    Washington, Jan. 20.- US President-elect Joe Biden will take office today as the forty-sixth president of the United States, amid an unprecedented security device in the northern nation.

  • Cuba reduces chances of participating in team sports at Olympic Games

    Cuba reduces chances of participating in team sports at Olympic Games

    Havana, Jan 20.- Cuba's possibilities to participate in collective sports of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, postponed by the global situation of Covid-19 for next summer, was reduced to baseball and women's beach volleyball.

  • AHS calls musical creation contest for on its 35th anniversary

    AHS calls musical creation contest for on its 35th anniversary

    Camagüey, Jan. 20.- The Hermanos Saíz Association convenes until January 30 the musical creation contest La Canción del 35 , an initiative of the young Cuban intellectual vanguard to celebrate the organization's next anniversary. 

  • Minister of Science, Technology and Environment speaks today on Mesa Redona

    Minister of Science, Technology and Environment speaks today on Mesa Redona

    Havana, Jan. 20.- The Round Table will speak this Wednesday with the Minister of CITMA Elba Rosa Pérez Montoya, on important topics such as the role of science in the development of the country, the promotion of innovation, the financing of research activity and the most recent policies implemented by the promotion of science in Cuba.

  • University of Camagüey will start 2021 school year remotely

    University of Camagüey will start 2021 school year remotely

    Camagüey, Jan 20.- The University of Camagüey Ignacio Agramonte Loynaz reported through its social networks that the 2021 school calendar will start on February 1 as planned, but in a  remote modality for all types of undergraduate and graduate courses.

  • Cubans in China condemn the inclusion of their country on the terrorism list

    Cubans in China condemn the inclusion of their country on the terrorism list

    Beijing, Jan. 20.- The Association of Cuban Residents in China Ernesto Che Guevara, today repudiated that the United States included his country in a list of sponsors of terrorism and demanded to annul it along with other unilateral measures such as the blockade.