Agriculture in Santiago de Cuba recovers in almost all its areas, even
when the results are below needs and of the productive potentials. It
highlights the securing of more than 382,000 thousand tons of food,
beans, vegetables and fruits.
More than 30 researchers from Brazil, the United Status, Spain,
Colombia, Cape Verde, Panama and France have confirmed their
participation in the 11th International Conference of African and
Many are the Cubans and foreigners, travelling to Siboney Beach, at 15
kilometres off the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba, interested in the
place where musician Compay Segundo was born, famous in the world for
his Chan Chan piece.
The Experimental Antibodies and Biomodels Laboratories (LABEX) in
Santiago de Cuba, has begun the production of some hemo- classifiers
and reagents that will be used in the blood banks, polyclinics and
hospitals of the eastern region.
The Research Centre for Industrial Biotechnology (CEBI) from the
Faculty of Natural Sciences of the Universidad de Oriente, in Santiago
de Cuba, has been researching and producing edible mushrooms for
Joel Melo Torres, Cuban Cooperating in Education who was seriously
wounded in the earthquake in Haiti, arrived to the Intensive Care Unit
(ICU) of the Hospital Juan Bruno Zayas on Thursday morning.
The experimentation work conducted and the exploration of new technical
procedures to represent his ideas made him deepen on the content of his
plastic arts creation and thus resulted in complex topics.