First Vice-president Stresses Socio-economic Advancement in
HAVANA, Cuba, July 9 (ACN)
Cuban First Vice-president Jose Ramon Machado Ventura
highlighted the efforts and results of the local people in
eastern Guantanamo province to boost significant social,
cultural and economic projects.
who is also the second secretary of Cuba’s Communist
Party, shared views with political leaders in Guantanamo
improvement of the party’s municipal structures.
These exchanges allow updating and informing the local party
orient working efforts towards the goals drawn up by the
Conference of the Communist Party and to the implementation
Economic and Social Guidelines adopted by the 6th Congress
political organization, said Machado.
The Cuban First Vice-president toured places and facilities
economic and cultural interest, which have undergone an
process promoted since 2006 by the Party’s social
This process includes investment of indoor facilities and
the outdoor area
of the Mariana Grajales Revolution Square, which will be the
for July 26 National Celebrations. Machado underscored the
high quality of
refurbishing works and suggested that the local facilities
scientific and cultural events.
Speaking with the workers, Machado referred to the
experienced by the production of cocoa and coffee, two major
sectors in Guatanamo. He also underlined the investment made
in a pickles
plant, and other actions aimed at boosting the economic
development of the
The Cuban First Vice-president was accompanied by Ramon
of the Communist Party’s Secretariat, and by Luis Torres,
secretary in the province.