Panama is retaking the national literacy program based on the Cuban method known as Yes, I Can, after a five-year freeze under the government of Ricardo Martinelli.
US officials acknowledged the prestige of Cuba in the fight against drug trafficking and they insisted in the need to expand cooperation accords between Washington and Havana, according to the Washington Post.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed his best wishes and congratulations to the Cuban people and his willingness to support the expansion of bilateral relations with the island.
Cuban Foreign Trade and Investment Minister Rodrigo Malmierca is in Beijing heading the island´s delegation to the first Ministerial Meeting of the Forum of China and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States—CELAC.
Cuban vice-president Jose Ramon Machado Ventura is heading the island´s delegation to the inauguration ceremony of Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff, to take place January 1.
A recent survey revealed that 58 percent of Cubans residing in the US city of Miami between 50 and 64 years of age support the announcement by President Barack Obama about the reestablishment of diplomatic relation with the island.
Dmitry O. Rogozin, vice president of Government of Russia, laid today a wreath at the Monument to the Soviet Internationalist Soldier in Cuba.
Cuba and Algeria signed important accords on Thursday to boost cooperation in the fields of tourism and pharmaceuticals during the last session of the 19th Intergovernmental Commission.
Salvadorian President Salvador Sanchez highlighted on Sunday the importance of continuing to expand cooperation and solidarity between Latin American and Caribbean nations in search of real independence and sovereignty.
The Caribbean islands of Grenada and Saint Kitts and Nevis are members, as of Sunday, of the Bolivarian Alliance of the Americas- Trade Treaty of the Peoples (ALBA-TCP).
The Foreign Ministry of the State of Palestine strongly condemns the murder of minister Ziad Abu Ein and considers it one more crime by the Israeli occupation against the Palestinian people and Tel Aviv´s disrespect for international law.
The new Cuban ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Carlos De la Nuez said that his agenda prioritizes the strengthening of bilateral relations with Santo Domingo.
The US Agency for International Development, USAID, tried to infiltrate the Cuban Hip-Hop movement as part of a covert project to destabilize the country, according to an investigation by the Associated Press.
The member states of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of our Americas and the People´s Trade Treaty regional integration organization, known by its acronyms ALBA-TCP will hold a summit in Havana on Sunday, December 14 to mark the 10th anniversary of the bloc and the 20th anniversary of the meeting of its founders Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro.
The Community of Caribbean States and Cuba reaffirmed on Monday in this capital the willingness to strengthen South-South cooperation as an expression of solidarity and cornerstone for the development of countries of the area.