The Havana Reporter No.16

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Cuba Prepared for Possible Radioactive Events

Published on: Health & Medicine
Cuba Prepared for Possible Radioactive Events

Following a massive accident caused by an earthquake and subsequent tsunami at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant of Japan on March 11, 2011, the Cuban government adopted a number of measures to confront and manage the possible consequences of a similar situation on the island.

Integral Early Education Defecit In Latin American

Published on: Cuba
Integral Early Education Defecit In Latin American

International experts who met in Cuba highlighted that, even though illiteracy has been eradicated in many countries in the region, a sustained effort is required in Latin America and the Caribbean to develop a comprehensive and diverse system of education.

Permanent Pastors For Peace Bond With Cuba

Published on: Cuba
Permanent Pastors For Peace Bond With Cuba

As it has done every year since 1992, last July the Pastors for Peace Caravan called on a number of US cities, passed through Mexico and concluded the adventure in Cuba, where the now traditional solidarity shown to Cuba was once again ratified.

New Vaccine Development In Cuba

Published on: Health & Medicine
New Vaccine Development In Cuba

The Cuban Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Industry institution, BioCubaFarma, is developing new vaccines to increase the effectiveness and security indicators of pre-clinical trials conducted on the population.

Cuba and U.S. Sign Agreement on Drug Trafficking

Published on: Cuba
Cuba and U.S. Sign Agreement on Drug Trafficking

Cuba and the United States agreed in Havana to cooperate on the confrontation of illegal drug trafficking, in the context of the third technical meeting between Cuban and U.S. entities on the fight against narcotics – an agreement to be applied and fulfilled within a legal framework.

Arts Museum Hosts Olympic Games Exhibition

Published on: Culture
Arts Museum Hosts Olympic Games Exhibition

To coincide with the Rio 2016 Olympic Games that opened on August 5 last, the National Museum of Fine Arts is hosting the “Mens sana in corpore sano. Deporte en la antigüedad” exhibition this summer.

Electronics Industry Takes a New Turn

Published on: Economy
Electronics Industry Takes a New Turn

The Entrepreneurial Group of the Electronic, Information Technology, Automation and Communication Industry (GELECT in Spanish) participated in the 2nd edition of the Cubaindustria 2016 International Convention for the capture new markets.

Young Catholics Gather In Havana

Published on: Cuba
Young Catholics Gather In Havana

In line with the call made by Pope Francis to foster a culture of mutual respect and understanding, young Cuban catholic attended a 29th World Youth Day 2016 gathering in late July.

Havana’s Monuments

Published on: Cuba
Havana’s Monuments

The unique charm of the city of Havana, founded in November 1519, is due in no small part to its many monuments, most of which are associated with personalities and events.