National news

Havana_ Cuban authorities and citizens are remembering today with a pilgrimage to the capital's Necropolis of Colon, the attack committed on October 6, 1976, off the coast of Barbados, against a commercial plane of the island in flight, Prensa Latina publishes.

Havana_ The Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, received today in Havana, the Vice Minister of Political Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Yemen, Mansour Ali Bagach, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.

Havana, Cuba_ The Minister of Tourism of Cuba, Manuel Marrero Cruz, carried out a productive program of work in Canada, the main issuer of visitors to the Greater of the Antilles.

Santiago de Cuba_ El Cobre hotel will be inaugurated shortly in the locality of the same name, with 18 rooms in a first stage, the National News Agency publishes.

Havana_ The permanent working commissions of the Cuban National Assembly of People's Power begin on Wednesday a public hearing period against the blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean island for almost 60 years.

Havana_ The First National Conference of the Cuban Union of Informaticians (UIC) opened in Havana today at the capital’s Convention Palace to approve the organization’s new goals, based on work policies and strategies, Prensa Latina publishes.