Minister of Social Development of Panama, Alcibiades Vasquez, acknowledged the facilities of the Cuban literacy method Yes, I can, used in the isthmian country to quickly teach reading and writing.
He added that this nation has a Cuban brigade of seven methodological advisors, distributed in the provinces of Chiriqui, Veraguas and Panama, regions where the largest number of illiterate people are concentrated.
Bioven biotech firm, which makes Malaysia in Phase III clinical trials of a promising Cuban vaccine against lung-cancer, plans to list in London after a fruitful collaboration with Cuba.
The relationship of the Caribbean country with that company, of which the Malaysian government is one of its major shareholders, is an example of South-South cooperation, said Elnartd White, commercial manager of CIMAB, distributor of the Center of Molecular Immunology (CIM), who created the drug.
The XXI Meeting of the Forum of Sao Paulo in session from now until August 1 in Mexico City with the participation of 23 countries.
"For the fourth time Mexico City is hosting this event where progressive parties in Latin America and the Caribbean meet," said Carlos Navarrete, national president of the Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD).
Alina Rodriguez one of the most important Cuban actresses of all time, admired for her exceptional theatrical talents and much loved by her nobility as a human being, died in Havana, victim of cancer.
Born in Havana on October 4, 1951, one of her most valued performance recently was the character of teacher Carmela in the award-winning film Conducta, by Ernesto Daranas.
The laurels she earned by Carmela include the Best Actress Award, granted by The Havana Film Festival New York in 2014.
At 8:50 pm on Monday, July 27th, the Network of Stations of the Cuban National Seismological Service recorded a perceptible quake, located at 19.94 North Latitude and -76.00 West Longitude, 20 kilometers southwest of Santiago of Cuba, with a depth of five kilometers and a magnitude of 3.8 on the Richter scale.
So far they have received reports of perceptibility in the cities of Santiago de Cuba and Palma Soriano, in the province of Santiago de Cuba. No human or material damages were reported.