Castro Received Hugo Chavez in Havana
HAVANA, Cuba, May 1 (acn)
Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez arrived in the early hours
of Tuesday, May 1, in Havana, where he was welcomed by his
Cuban counterpart Raul Castro.
Granma newspaper, before traveling to Cuba, Chavez signed a
new Labor Law at the Palacio de Miraflores, the headquarters
of the Venezuelan government in Caracas.
The Venezuelan leader noted that this new piece of
discussed and analyzed with the Venezuelan workers and it is
document, “fruit of a long process of struggle.”
The new Labor Law provides changes such as an extension of
to six months, a four-hour reduction in the work week to 40
more severance benefits.