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Yesterday afternoon, September 19, Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro Ruz received his Excellency Hassan [ ... ]

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Army Raúl Castro Ruz, Presidente of the Councils of State and Ministers, yesterday afternoon September [ ... ]

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he would propose to transform the Non-Aligned Movement into [ ... ]

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Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received the Honorable [ ... ]

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Cuba and Iran Sign Memorandum of Understanding in Key Sectors


Tuesday, 20 September 2016
IMAGE In the presence of Army General Raul Castro, President of the councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, and the head of state of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Hasan Rohani, a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in various sectors was signed...

NAM Foreign Ministers Outline Agenda for Margarita's Declaration


Friday, 16 September 2016
IMAGE The foreign ministers attending the 17th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) outline their proposals today for the Margarita''s Declaration, the final document of the great event taking place in Venezuela. According to Venezuelan Foreign...

Sweden to Interview Julian Assange on October 17th


Thursday, 15 September 2016
IMAGE WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will be interviewed at Ecuador's London embassy on October 17th, according to Swedish prosecutors.   The interview will be conducted by an Ecuadorean Chief prosecutor Ingrid Isgren and a Swedish police investigator...

U.S. Extends Trade Restrictions Against Cuba for Another Year


Thursday, 15 September 2016
IMAGE U.S. President Barack Obama extended Tuesday for one year a federal law that restricts trade with Cuba.  The restrictions, introduced under the Trading with the Enemy Act, will remain in effect until September 14, 2017, according to a memorandum...

Body of Law on Blockade against Cuba Still Unchanged


Wednesday, 14 September 2016
IMAGE Measures and regulations that make the economic, financial and commercial blockade of the US against Cuba a body of law remain valid today despite the provisions of President Barack Obama. Since 17 December 2014, the US president has issued repeated...

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Cubans celebrate the Day of National Rebelliousness

Radio News Cuba # 331

Radio News Cuba. Special weekly audio news summary published by the Cuban Radio System from 13 to 20 june 2016.

Juan Carlos Oliva, "the pitching coach even when sleeping is working"

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A world debate on a small island


IMAGE Nueva Esparta, the country's island doorway to the Caribbean, an archipelago and one of the nation's states, served as a kind of world capital this week. Margarita, the largest of the three islands that constitute the state, welcomed members and observers of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) to the...

The vision of a leader that inspired a newspaper


IMAGE One afternoon in May 1963, Fidel Castro visited the daily Pravda during his significant first trip to the Soviet Union. On leaving he said: “I would like our daily to be like this, the official voice of the party.” I believe those of us who accompanied him then were far from fully understanding...

Feature articles about radio

Intl. Repercussion of Colombia's Cease-Fire Accord



IMAGE International media echoed the signing of the Bilateral and Definitive Agreement on the Cease-fire and Cessation of Hostilities, Laying down of Weapons and Security Guarantees between the Government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP) that took place today in this capital.The multinational Telesur...

Cuban television at US homes



IMAGE A 24-hour TV Satellite broadcast of Cuban audiovisuals will be reaching the US audience on the CubaMax TV channel following a joint accord reached between the Cuban Radio and Television Institute and Dish Network TV. According to a report by Granma newspaper, Cuba Max TV is on the air since Thursday, backed with its Sling Internet platform as...

Role of the Design in the Cuban Industry Debated in Next Forum



IMAGE The International CubaDiseño 2016 Forum to be held on June 23rd at Havana´s Convention Center will center its debates in promoting the role of design in the Cuban industry and society. The event is one of the collateral activities of the II International Cubaindustria 2016 Convention and Exhibition to be held on June 20th to the 24th. The...

ITU Acknowledges Cuba''s Prestige in the Radio Communication Sector



IMAGE François Rancy, director of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), has acknowledged Cuba''s prestige in terms of radio communications. During a meeting with Cuban First Deputy Communications Minister, Jorge Luis Perdomo, Rancy praised the Caribbean island's active participation in the work of ITU, diplomatic sources report. He also...

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Cuban Actor Mario Limonta, 2016 National Humor Award Winner



IMAGE Cuban actor Mario Limonta added to the list of his awards today the 2016 National Humor Award, granted in this capital as acknowledgment to his professional career.Granted by the Humor Promoting Center (CPH), the award acknowledges Limonta's histrionic abilities for cinema and television, as well as his performance in the radio show Alegrias de...

Hilia Tamayo talk about radio



IMAGE Hilia Barbara Tamayo Batista, a journalist of Radio Rebelde, awarded with the Microfono de la Radio. "I started my career about 30 years ago at the station Radio Maboas, municipality of Amancio, Las Tunas; I started there as program director and consultant, then moved to Radio Victoria, where I worked as a public relations specialist, deputy...

Forever in the memory Aida Isalbe



IMAGE Wednesday was known about the sudden death of our dear colleague Elisa Isalbe Aida Diaz, outstanding actress of stage, film, radio and television, who was born on December 2, 1950, to devote his life to art.

Orlando Contreras Castro: Defender of journalism with spirit of nation



IMAGE "I've always tried to do journalism militant spirit of class and nation, in other words that is credible, that help us all in this project belongs to everyone," he said in one of his autobiographies the prominent Chilean-Cuban commentator Orlando Contreras Castro, who left for radio journalism a trail of good ways and moments that link it to the...

Cuban Radio History

Commercial radio in Cuba



IMAGE Radio, this powerful media, which some insist on classify as inferior, is no exception if we assess as fairly as its historical development.

Camagüey Marks 91st Anniversary of First Radio Transmission



IMAGE On January 16, 1924, Camagüey became the second city in Cuba, following Havana, and one of the first ones in Latin America- to transmit a radio signal.That was a major cultural and technological event in those days, because then radio broadcasting was something.

Radio 26, in the heart of Matanzas



IMAGE Radio 26, the station of your heart, as is identified by its listeners in the central province of Matanzas, celebrates this December 23th its 55 anniversary of continuous defense of Cuban culture and Cuban identity.

Las Tunas: The radio in the memories of Maria Josefa



IMAGE Whether it was coincidence or fate that stood in front of my journalist recorder María Josefa, an old woman that recently turned 100 years old province of Las Tunas and who that morning had a long and pleasant conversation. So once I heard about over Radio Circuito, station a rich history that preceded Radio Victoria, and on September 20 turned...