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First joint enterprise launched by Cuba and Russia

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In spite of desperate attempts by the United States to curb commercial collaboration between Cuba and other nations, the country’s alliance with Russia has not been damaged, Deputy Minister of Industries José Gaspar Álvarez Sandoval, assured Granma. The results of this collaboration are palpable, Álvarez stated, as evidenced by the recent approval of the first Cuba-Russia joint enterprise which will produce composite construction material

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Intellectuals join forces to denounce U.S. attacks on Venezuela

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“Heroic, Bolivarian, revolutionary Venezuela calls upon our sister peoples of the continent and the world,” said Ernesto Villegas, minister of People’s Power for Culture in the nation, during an event held at the Venezuelan embassy in Havana, by the Cuban chapter of the Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements in Defense of Humanity (REDH) to support a letter from Venezuelans to UN General Secretary António Guterres and the peoples of the world, which has been co-signed by millions. The campaign is being promoted with the hashtag #noMoretrump.

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Cuba to present UN report on blockade

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The meeting with national and foreign media will be held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at 10:30 am, and will be broadcast live on the Ministry’s YouTube channel and the Cubaminrex Facebook page.The resolution entitled “The need to end the economic, commercial, and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America on Cuba” will be presented for the 28th time to the United Nations General Assembly, where the international community has repeatedly expressed its support for the island and condemnation of the hostile U.S. policy.

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Cuba maintains low infant mortality rate due to congenital defects

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Maintaining the country’s infant mortality rate due to congenital defects at the historical low of 0.8 per thousand live births, for three consecutive years, is one of the accomplishments that brings the most pride to workers at the National Center for Medical Genetics.

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The country has overcome first stage of fuel shortage with minimum impact

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During a meeting to evaluate measures taken in the province to address the difficult energy situation, Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez insisted, “We are not going to stop dreaming. Our people will continue to be happy, hard-working, creative, and joyful. This is part of the determination we have expressed to never surrender.”

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Cuba-U.S. Telecommunications Business Forum

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The Cuban government’s intention to continue promoting progress in the area of ​​access and massive use of ICT, and establishing bilateral projects, based on respect for the United Nations Charter and international law, was reaffirmed during a Business Forum of Cuban and U.S. companies working in information and communication technologies (ICT).

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We are not entering a new Special Period

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ALTHOUGH the energy situation the country is facing, along with other limitations, could suggest the emergence of a new Special Period in Peacetime, as enemies of the Revolution would like us to believe, Cuba is far from returning to such a state of affairs.

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Hotel Internacional inaugurated, confirming vitality of Cuba’s tourist industry

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The official opening this September 14 of the new Hotel Meliá Internacional in Varadero, which was attended by Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, was one of the most anticipated events in the country’s tourism industry.

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Fifty-five teachers bring light to the Bahamas

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Boxes of chalk and books are being dried out in the Bahamas. Little by little, the country shakes off the rubble to mourn its dead, mustering hope and optimism. After the disaster left by Hurricane Dorian, Bahamians return to schools, to ease their pain with that special salve offered by those who teach.

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Cubans react with solidarity and determination, supporting government measures to mitigate impact of U.S. hostility

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Beginning his remarks yesterday evening, during another appearance on Cuban television, President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez thanked the Cuban people for their support of government measures, contributions, and solidarity amidst the country’s tense energy situation, which, he said, are much more important that a tanker of diesel.