Family Planning is a right, it cannot be assumed as a mere birth control method and mother-and-child health protection, therefore increasing quality services and making it friendly for female and male teenagers is foremost in the Cuban Health System.

Teenage Family Planning: A Right and Priority

Shortage of information about the existing contraceptive methods, risks of miscarriage and the advantages of pregnancy treatment in Cuba, among other topics, threaten the full enjoyment of sexual and reproductive rights, as was highlighted in the first National Updating Seminar on Contraception, Puerperium and post-abortion
3 days ago
 

Tourism Keeps Growing

ONEI pointed out that in the same period last year 1, 660,110 visitors entered the country, which is a comparative increase of 15.9 percent.
At the end of June the increase of international visitors is 12.9 percent, representing about 300,000 people
3 days ago

Lets go to Santiago!

Santiago

Attached to its most exalted attributes and traditions, its history, its music, its rum and carnivals, the Heroic City celebrates the half millennium of its foundation and marked the 62nd anniversary of the heroic deeds of Moncada

12 days ago

U.S.-Cuba: An Opportunity has Opened Up to Begin Working in Order to Establish New Bilateral Relations

Statement by Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla
Statement by Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, Minister of Foreing Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, at the Ceremony to re-open the Cuban Embassy in the United States, Washington, July 20th, 2015
14 days ago

With Cuba as a Beacon

Delegates in the conclave then exercised their right to vote, when they elected the members of the National Committee of the UJC-its highest management body between congresses, whose names will be announced today, on the final day of the event.
The farewell at Sunday´s 10th Congress of the UJC will be only a pause to continue doing things from the ground up and in all possible spaces
14 days ago

Diaz-Canel Leads Cuban Delegation at Sandinista Revolution Celebrations

On this occasion, having been specially invited to the commemoration, the Cuban Five have also made a visit to this sister nation
14 days ago

With Raul in the Palacio

The First Secretary of the Party and President of the Councils of State and Ministers attended the opening of the Tenth Congress of the UJC in the Palace of Conventions.

It commits us to be the followers of so much history and keep alive their legacy, said Crespo Baquero Yuniasky to the First Secretary of the Party and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, and combatants who have accompanied Fidel in these years of struggle. The Five were also honoured at the opening of the Tenth Congress

16 days ago

More Couples with Fertility Disorders Treated in Cienfuegos

In the centre they apply low complexity techniques like Intracervical intrauterine inseminations, minimal access surgery and operations for myomas (fibroids).
To achieve this purpose a multidisciplinary group is working that includes specialists in primary health care, who are responsible for referring patients to the Territorial Centre for Assisted Reproduction at the Doctor Gustavo Aldereguía Lima Provincial Hospital
6 days ago

He Gave More Than a Song

In the voice of Augusto they heard the anthological themes of a maestro, seasoned with the interpretive skills of the Orchestra, conducted by maestro Enrique Pérez Mesa, and the Schola Cantorum Coralina choir under the baton of Alina Orraca.
Delegates and guests at the 10th Congress of the Young Communists enjoyed this Friday the music of Silvio Rodríguez, of the National Symphony Orchestra and Augusto Enriquez
16 days ago

Cuban Youth to Honour Chavez

The meeting, scheduled for 6 pm, will be an opportunity for the younger generations to exchange on the legacy of the leader of the Bolivarian Revolution, his human values, his attachment to the poorer classes, his charisma in dealing with people and the extent of his political thought.
This July 28 Hugo Chavez would have been 61 years old. They will remember his legacy in the Alba Cultural Centre 
6 days ago

Cuba Supports Ecuador

Deputies gathered in plenary condemned the aggression against this country, as a result of an elaborate strategy to destabilize democracy and undermine the benefits received by the people with the Citizen Revolution.
Deputies gathered in plenary condemned the aggression against this country, as a result of an elaborate strategy to destabilize democracy and undermine the benefits received by the people with the Citizen Revolution
17 days ago

Raul Castro:

Raul closed the 5th Regular Session of the Eighth Legislature. He confirmed that Cuba has reversed the trend of a slowdown of the GDP shown in recent years
Raul closed the 5th Regular Session of the Eighth Legislature. He confirmed that Cuba has reversed the trend of a slowdown of the GDP shown in recent years
17 days ago

A Strategic Look at the Running of the Country

The three days of discussions in the ten committees of Parliament, which began on Saturday, are to strengthen the economy, services and care for the people, stressed the President of the National Assembly of People´s Power, Esteban Lazo
Various Authors
The three days of discussions in the ten committees of Parliament, which began on Saturday, are to strengthen the economy, services and care for the people, stressed the President of the National Assembly of People´s Power, Esteban Lazo
Various Authors
17 days ago

Letter from Fidel to Alexis Tsipras, Prime Minister of Greece

The leader of the Cuban Revolution sent him congratulations on his brilliant political victory
27 days ago

Raul Receives the Governor of Buenos Aires

During the fraternal meeting, the two leaders expressed satisfaction with the excellent state of relations between their two countries and exchanged views on the existing potential to develop ties in the  economic trade and cooperation areas.
During the fraternal meeting, the two leaders expressed satisfaction with the excellent state of relations between their two countries and exchanged views on the existing potential for developing ties in the economic and trade areas, and of cooperation
11 days ago

Letter From Raul to Cuban Medical Brigade Which Fought Ebola

You are the keepers of the altruism and unselfishness which has characterized the Cuban medical cooperation since it started in 1963, expressed the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Army General Raúl Castro in a special message of acknowledgement
24 days ago

Cuba Gives Priority to Environmental Protection

Attended by about 1,200 delegates from over 40 countries, the event is holding sessions from this Monday to next Friday in Havana´s Convention Palace, and an exhibition fair of technologies, projects and environmental experiences will be displayed.
The Government has impelled the creation of scientific capacities and research implementation aimed at increasing knowledge about  the impacts of climate change, it was madeknown at the opening of the 10th International Convention on this topic
27 days ago

Cuban Five Anti-terrorists Arrive in Angola

Like a dual masterpiece, Angolans and Cubans, awaited since the early hours of February 4 at the international airport of the capital city, to welcome the heroes with passion, kisses and slogans after the arrival of the SW-303 flight this Monday, coming from Windhoek, Namibia.
At the airport of the capital city, the heroes were welcomed with passion, embraces and slogans by Angolans and Cubans who waited since the early hours
27 days ago

Cuba, Protagonist of a World Historical Landmark

Cuba is the first country to receive the certification that validates the elimination of the maternal-child transmission of HIV and syphilis

Cuba is the first country to receive the certification that validates the elimination of the maternal-child transmission of HIV and syphilis

1 month ago

One Step Closer

Delegations from Camaguey and Ciego de Avila to the 10th UJC Congress have been constituted
Delegations from Camaguey and Ciego de Avila to the 10th UJC Congress have been constituted
1 month ago

Statement by the Revolutionary Government

Once the diplomatic ties with the United States are reestablished, the lifting of the blockade will be indispensable, among other issues, for the normalization of relations
1 month ago

Potentialities that Unite Us in Tourism

By 2020, Cuba will have an infrastructure of 85, 000 rooms, the 10th International Seminar on Journalism and Tourism was told.

By 2020, Cuba will have an infrastructure of 85, 000 rooms, the 10th International Seminar on Journalism and Tourism was told

1 month ago

Raúl Receives Diosdado Cabello

The President of Cuba Raúl Castro Ruz received last Saturday afternoon the First Vice-President  of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela ( PSUV) who carried out a working visit to Cuba.
The First Vice-President  of the PSUV passed on the greetings of President Nicolás Maduro Moros to the Cuban president  and the Cuban people, and appreciated the firm Cuban position in support of the Bolivarian and Chavista  Revolution
1 month ago

One Spirit in Two Hemispheres

During their official dialogue, the foreign ministers of Cuba and Laos expressed the desire to strengthen their already solid ties
During their official dialogue, the foreign ministers of Cuba and Laos expressed the desire to strengthen their already solid ties
1 month ago

Raúl Welcomes Laotian First Deputy Minister

Amid a fraternal environment, Raúl and Sisoulith recalled moments of the historic relationship binding the two countries and the struggle of their peoples for sovereignty and independence
Amid a fraternal environment, Raúl and Sisoulith recalled moments of the historic relationship binding the two countries and the struggle of their peoples for sovereignty and independence
1 month ago

Unlimited Humanism

There are no words to describe the pain witnessed by the Cuban specialists back from Chile, after the humanitarian and medical assistance provided to the people stricken with heavy rain, who lost everything or nearly everything. The love and respect they gained at every turn comforts the Cuban staff.
There are no words to describe the pain witnessed by the Cuban specialists back from Chile, after the humanitarian and medical assistance provided to the people stricken with heavy rain, who lost everything or nearly everything. The love and respect they gained at every turn comforts the Cuban staff
1 month ago

Reverend Joan Campbell Visits Fidel

In the sustained fraternal conversation, Fidel and the distinguished visitor discussed various issues in a climate of a friendship forged over many years
1 month ago

Information Technologies for Economic Sustainability

To create a space for the dialogue and the exchange of experiences of key topics such as technological sovereingty of the nations, cybersecurity and Internet governance is the purpose of this event, says Abelardo Moreno, deputy minister of Foreign Affairs.
To create a space for the dialogue and the exchange of experiences of key topics such as technological sovereingty of the nations, cybersecurity and Internet governance is the purpose of this event, says Abelardo Moreno, deputy minister of Foreign Affairs
1 month ago

Cartoonists Views

Peace pigeon?

Highlights

Reflections by Fidel Castro Ruz

Photo Gallery of Fidel Castro

Interview whit Raul Castro

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