Clever and appropriate: that’s how Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez described the new measures approved Tuesday to boost food production in the country following a thorough analysis of the views and concerns of experts, scientists, producers and managers of the Cuban agricultural system.
The Cuban government announced the creation of the National Innovation Council, a consultative body of the State, to assist the President of the Republic in recommending decisions to promote innovation in the functioning of the State, the Government, the economy and society, in a coordinated and integrated manner. In this way, it will contribute to the vision of the Nation, as well as to the fulfillment of the current National Economic and Social Development Plan.
The general methodology for foreign trade operations of goods in Cuba, which will be contained in the Resolution of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment (MINCEX by its Spanish acronym), will soon be published in the Official Gazette of the Republic.
The Danish-Cuban Friendship Association sent a message saluting a new anniversary of the victory against the 1961 US-led mercenary invasion of Bay of Pigs and the declaration of the Socialist Revolution and stressed the symbolism of the upcoming 8th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party April 16-19.