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August 04, 2017 Health

For the common wellbeing, for love

Among the important achievements of the province of Pinar del Río in the health sector today, the infant mortality rate stands out at 1.7 per thousand live births, the lowest figure reported at country level. The work of the specialists of the Maternal and Child Program in Vueltabajo, in benefit of the quality of life of the infants, is as safe as diverse. Other important actions are directed at increasing the education of mothers and their families about the benefits of breastfeeding, a strategy implemented by promoters and specialists to make interventions more effective, right from primary care itself. The goal is to achieve greater promotion of breastfeeding in the prenatal period and ...

Cuba and the World

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Cuban orchestra Los Van Van kicks off U.S. tour

Cuban orchestra Los Van Van kicks off U.S. tour

The legendary Cuban band Los Van Van will perform on Saturday at the Latin Music Festival in Miami, an event that will mark the beginning of the orchestra''s 2017 U.S....

Bermudas Triangle, enigma that lives on

Bermudas Triangle, enigma that lives on

The Bermudas Triangle, that zone in the Northwestern Atlantic has captivated both explorers and authors of all art forms due to the mysterious disappearances that for decades have occurred in...

Cuban delegation in Iran to attend President Rohani's inauguration

Cuban delegation in Iran to attend President Rohani's inauguration

A Cuban official delegation, headed by Council of Ministers Vice-President Ulises Rosales del Toro, arrived here on Saturday to attend the presidential inauguration of Hassan Rohani. The mission arrived at the...

British singer deported for imitating Trump in Germany last year

British singer deported for imitating Trump in Germany last year

A singer with a British punk group has been deported for imitating Donald Trump during a show last year. Peter Bywaters of the punk group Peter and the Test Tube...

Panama dismantles 14 human trafficking networks

Panama dismantles 14 human trafficking networks

The dismantling of 14 organizations dedicated to human trafficking this year has allowed to rescue about 150 victims in the country, the Ministry of Security (MINSEG) of Panama informed. Sexual and...

Venezuela begins National Constituent Assembly's Sessions

Venezuela begins National Constituent Assembly's Sessions

The National Constituent Assembly begins sessions today at the Federal Palace in this capital, to define new constitutional bases to strengthen the Bolivarian model of government, established by Commander Hugo...

Top dishes in Cuban Cuisine

Top dishes in Cuban Cuisine

The Federation of Culinary Associations of the Republic of Cuba (Facrc) today published in a statement the list of the most traditional and consumed dishes in this country, a gastronomic...

Large exhibition of Cuban art to be opened in Havana

Large exhibition of Cuban art to be opened in Havana

An exhibition of almost 100 Cuban paintings will be opened by the National Council of Plastic Arts (CNAP) on August 4th at the Gran Teatro Alicia Alonso, said organizers here...

Cuban technology fair dedicated to World Youth Festival

Cuban technology fair dedicated to World Youth Festival

The Technology Fair La Guayabera, an event that will bring together culture and technology in this city from August 17th to 19th, will be dedicated to the World Festival of...

Pinar del Rio welcomes July 26

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The renovated Casona Pinar (+Photos)

The renovated Casona Pinar (+Photos)

La Casona" changed its use to become a multiservice place. It is located in the urban intersection of Martí and Colón streets, the establishment belongs to the Palmares branch Nowadays, this gastronomic - recreational complex counts on five rooms for the public, they offer services of confectionery, ice cream, barbecue and...

Green gold under roof (+Photos)

Green gold under roof (+Photos)

In the middle of the work we find the workers of the sheltered housing module of the municipality of Pinar del Río. Around noon time we arrived at this place, it located eight kilometers from the provincial capital, by its characteristics, it turns science into knowledge and the industriousness to...

This Friday special program "Pinar con Vida" with the presence of the president of the Provincial Assembly of People's Power

This Friday special program "Pinar con Vida" with the presence of the president of the Provincial Assembly of People's Power

This Friday Radio Guamá will broadcast, from 7:00 pm, the special program "Pinar con Vida", in view of the 150th anniversary of the award of the city title to Pinar del Río. The president of the Provincial Assembly of the People´s Power Ernesto Barreto Castillo, together with other government authorities,...

Pinar with provincial party celebrations from today on

Pinar with provincial party celebrations from today on

Today, the long awaited people´s celebrations begin in the capital of Pinar del Rio, with novelties such as stages and seats for the people; they are located along the extension of Colon road and arouse the curiosity of the population. According to Yolanda García Castro, one of the specialists in the...

Pinar del Río, province with the largest number of offers for nature tourism

Pinar del Río, province with the largest number of offers for nature tourism

Pinar del Río stands out as the province with the highest number of offers of this type in the country with the existence of 47 nature products. The Tobacco Route, the Canopy, the excursion to Cayo Levisa and the jeep-safari "On the Guerrilla Route" are some of the options preferred by...

The new image of the Natural History Museum of Pinar del Río

The new image of the Natural History Museum of Pinar del Río

A great diversity of styles distinguishes the Guash Palace; In it harmoniously conjugate the Ionic frieze, the Hindu portico, the Doric capital and the Arab warhead, hence its monumental architectural value. It was created over 100 years ago, by a young gynecologist named Francisco Guash Ferrer. The construction is located in...

Research Unit for Construction ratified status of National Vanguard

Research Unit for Construction ratified status of National Vanguard

The Construction Research Unit (CRU) of Pinar del Río, ratified for the third consecutive year, the status of National Vanguard granted by the Central de Trabajadores de Cuba. The achievements of this entity, which belongs to the National Company of Applied Research of Construction (ENIA), is a product of the efficiency,...

Let´s be alert against conjunctivitis, it is better to prevent

Let´s be alert against conjunctivitis, it is better to prevent

Just a few weeks ago, Yalsis Hernández Sayas suffered from hemorrhagic conjunctivitis, a disease that although it did not affect the cornea or any other place in his eye, keeps the memories of those days alive, he says, were stormy. "It all started with a simple and seeming little discomfort in...

Cuban youth: continuity of the work of the Revolution

Cuban youth: continuity of the work of the Revolution

Pinar del Rio had its July 26th once more. The natural green of this province mixed with the white and blue of the national flag and the red and black of the banner that recalls the epic of Moncada. Like 17 years ago, the people filled the area in the provisional...

Sports

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Planet football: Neymar in Paris, Catalonians are furious

05-08-2017

Planet football: Neymar in Paris, Catalonians are furious

No one can say that it was Gabriel Garcia Marquez''s perennial Chronicle of a Death Foretold, but Eduardo Galeano would have certainly writt...

Yarisley Silva to compete in London today

04-08-2017

Yarisley Silva to compete in London today

Led by pole vaulter Yarisley Silva, Beijing 2015 world champion, a trio of Cubans will compete today in the opening of the World Athletics C...

London beats stadium records in Athletics World Cups

04-08-2017

London beats stadium records in Athletics World Cups

More than 700,000 tickets have been sold to date for the World Athletics Championships in London, a figure that is overwhelmingly higher tha...

In schoolar and youth sports we have a lot to do

03-08-2017

In schoolar and youth sports we have a lot to do

The delegation from Pinar del Río that participated in the last National Games, recently concluded, finished sixth with its schoolar athlete...

Neymar Jr. transfer awaits UEFA approval

03-08-2017

Neymar Jr. transfer awaits UEFA approval

Brazilian footballer star Neymar Jr. transfer from FC Barcelona to Paris Saint Germain (PSG) is currently awaiting for UEFA approval, follow...

Who are the best at IAAF World Championships London 2017?

03-08-2017

Who are the best at IAAF World Championships London 2017?

Nobody questions today that Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt will be the main figure for the impending IAAF World Championships London 2017 and ...

 Cuban National Baseball Series to start with new regulations

03-08-2017

Cuban National Baseball Series to start with new regulations

In the technical meeting of the event, the national commissioner Yosvani Aragón stated that, unlike previous seasons, now if a manager decid...

FIFA's soap opera: a parallel world?

01-08-2017

FIFA's soap opera: a parallel world?

There is hardly any mention of figures and the stories are dealing with knowing whether we will finally see the century´s football trade, re...

Cuba win Pan American Cup bronze after 3-1 win over Canada

31-07-2017

Cuba win Pan American Cup bronze after 3-1 win over Canada

Cuba claimed the bronze medal of the 12th Men’s Pan American Cup after beating Canada 3-1 (25-18, 25-21, 22-25 and 25-23) in almost two hour...

Pinar del Rio Internationalists
Mercedes Llano, from Pinar del Río to Guatemala

July 15, 2017 Interviews

Mercedes Llano, from Pinar del Río to Guatemala

The desire to give light and better quality of life to people punished by blindness or other eye diseases keeps in constant agitation the director of Operation Miracle in Guatemala, Mercedes Llano Montanet. With the satisfaction of the one who fulfills the assigned task, the doctor shows each of her "wine...

 
  Curiosities
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The end of the Great Wall of China

The end of the Great Wall of China

You might have not thought about it, but the great wall of china actually has a beginning and an end. And they are awesome!

14,000 and growing: Wind change leaves evacuees no choice

14,000 and growing: Wind change leaves evacuees no choice

As crews continue to fight against adverse weather conditions, new wildfires ignite across beleaguered British Columbia. In a media briefing Monday afternoon, Kevin Skrepnek of the B.C. Wildfire Service reported 218...

Some of the most expensive cars in the World

Some of the most expensive cars in the World

Transportation is one of the world’s most debated subjects. People debate the ethics of certain modes of transportation, the impact on the environment, the design, the speed, and of course,...

Places where animals outnumber people

Places where animals outnumber people

There are more animals than people in many locations around the world. From wallabies to crabs, there are plenty of places that have an animal pest population. Not all pests...

Country with more horses than people

Country with more horses than people

The Mongolian horse is the native horse breed of Mongolia. The breed is purported to be largely unchanged...

Countries driving on the left

Countries driving on the left

Although people in the majority of countries of the world drive on the right side of roads...

 

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Wonders of nature, let´s prserve the human species

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A museum at the safeguard of the history of Pinar del Río

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January 17, 1959: Caravan of freedom reaches Pinar del Río

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Parque La Guira, an ideal place to enjoy the bounties of nature

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Cuban Amazons in action

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Day of Physical Culture and Sports celebrated in the day care center Pioneritos del 2000

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  • Wonders of nature, let´s prserve the human species
  • A museum at the safeguard of the history of Pinar del Río 
  • January 17, 1959: Caravan of freedom reaches Pinar del Río
  • Parque La Guira, an ideal place to enjoy the bounties of nature
  • Cuban Amazons in action
  • Day of Physical Culture and Sports celebrated in the day care center Pioneritos del 2000

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