Havana - The President of the National Assembly of People’s Power, Esteban Lazo Hernandez, convened the Sixth Ordinary Session of the 9th Legislature. It will take place at 9:00 am, December 16, at Havana’s Convention Center.
An official note carried by local media stated that the lawmakers from all provinces except Havana would join the proceedings via video conference.
The Cuban Parliament held its previous ordinary session last October 28.
That was the first time the legislative body held a virtual session in its history due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
Havana - Renowned Cuban film director and screenwriter Juan Carlos Tabío died in the early hours of Monday, January 18, 2021, in Havana.
His remains will be cremated, and authorities said they will inform the public later about his funeral.Read More
Havana - Spanish-French academic and journalist Ignacio Ramonet termed as 'cynical' the decision by the outgoing administration of US President Donald Trump to designate Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism.Read More
Havana - The sixth annual edition of the Salsa Festival in Cuba, scheduled for February 23-28, was postponed due to the emerging epidemiological situation the island is facing due to Covid-19, according to organizers.Read More