Cuban government approves new measures to boost food production

Havana, Cuba, Apr 14.- “We trust our producers; in our state company, which has to be strengthened; in the cooperative sector; and in our peasantry, because you are actors who were born and developed with the Revolution, who were dignified with the Revolution, and you have also contributed to the Revolution ”.

This was expressed on behalf of the leadership of the Cuban Party and Government, the President of the Republic, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, in a working meeting held this Tuesday with agricultural producers, experts and scientists from different branches, as well as representatives of various institutions, where 63 measures were approved to boost food production, of which 30 are considered as a priority and some immediately.

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They maintain strict monitoring of the epidemiological situation in Camagüey

Camagüey, Cuba, Apr 14.- The Municipal Defense Council of Camagüey followed up, the day before, the epidemiological situation that the territory presents, still in limited autochthonous transmission.

At the meeting, Dr. Iluminada Menendez Placeres, head of the Health subgroup, said that 107 outbreaks are reported, with an incidence rate of 63.2 per 100,000 inhabitants and 233 active cases.

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Social assistance in Camagüey, at the service of the people (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Apr 3.- A social study carried out in 2019 to a group of families from Camagüey revealed the existing situation in various population sectors, after carrying out a demographic characterization by a multidisciplinary team of the Directorate of the Ministry of Labor and Social Security in the province.

Thus, the difficult scenario for those mothers with more than three children, the number of older adults who live alone, the disabled who require assistance and the victimization of minors who fail to comply with school duties, were confirmed, as reported in a press conference by Yanyrys Hernández Vento, directive of the referred institution.

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Progress in Camagüey Ordering Task amid complex epidemiological situation (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 17.- In the midst of the strong battle against the new coronavirus SARS-COV-2, in the municipality of Camagüey the implementation of the Ordering Task continues.

At the Defense Council meeting in the territory this Tuesday, the progress of this work was checked in each of the four administrative districts in which the capital of Camagüey is divided. Leer más de esta entrada

The Comprehensive Supervision Directorate in Camagüey exercises greater rigor in confronting violations

Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 11.- In times of COVID-19 and implementation of the Ordering Task, the Comprehensive Supervision Directorate (DIS), in this municipality of Camagüey, works intensely to confront violations of the provisions.

So much so that in the course of January and February, the men and women of this entity in the capital of Camagüey carried out more than 2.700 inspections of state centers and self-employed workers. Leer más de esta entrada

Night surveillance system activated in Camagüey to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 10.- The night surveillance system to control compliance with the measures aimed at stopping the mobility of people to prevent the spread of COVID-19, was checked the day before by the Municipal Defense Council of Camagüey.

It was learned that work teams made up of members of the National Revolutionary Police, the Comprehensive Supervision Directorate, State Sanitary Inspection and Defense Zones daily walk the streets from 8:00 at night to 5:00 in the morning. Leer más de esta entrada

They check in Camagüey matters related to the Ordinance Task and COVID-19 (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 5.- The Municipal Defense Council of Camagüey focused its attention, the day before, on the fulfillment of the measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 and the Ordering Task.

At the meeting, attention was checked to the areas under reinforced surveillance and with limited movement, belonging to the Imán Model Defense Zones, La Belén, Edén-Juruquey, Garrido-Caridad, San Juan de Dios, Centro and Vigía Florat. Leer más de esta entrada

Price review in the agricultural sector: between costs and benefits

Camagüey, Cuba, Feb 25.- The margin between the benefits and the costs for the production of rice, milk and other items, was one of the main issues debated this Wednesday by Camagüeyan agricultural producers during a meeting with members of one of the commissions national authorities for the implementation of the Ordering Task in this sector.

The increase in the price of inputs for the development of these activities became one of the most debated points, as emphasized by Michel Bayate Camejo, general director of the Rita Invasora Agroindustrial Complex of Grains, who gave as examples that previously the attention for a cavalry of Rice oscillated over 95 thousand pesos, and today it amounts to 400 thousand 600 pesos. Leer más de esta entrada