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Raul Castro met with the Executive Secretary of ECLAC

Raul Castro met with the Executive Secretary of ECLAC Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 05:29 Raúl Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, received on the afternoon of October 28, Alicia Barcena Ibarra, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), who is visiting the island.

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China is interested in Cuban power sector

China is interested in Cuban power sector Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 05:27 China is considering opening a business in the Cuban power sector through the sale and export of high durability LED lights for streetlights and homes.

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Five Cuban cyclists will participate in the World Cup

Five Cuban cyclists will participate in the World Cup Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 05:19 From November 7 to 9 in Guadalajara will be held the first stop of the Cycling World Cup 2014-2015 which involve five Cuban cyclists. The list is headed by Lisandra Guerra and Yumari González, who accompanied Yudelmis Dominguez, Marlies Mejias and Arlenis Sierra.

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President of INDER calls loyalty to the Cuban delegation going to Veracruz 2014

President of INDER calls loyalty to the Cuban delegation going to Veracruz 2014 Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 05:15 The new president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER), Antonio Eduardo Becali, met with the delegation that will participate in the Central American and Caribbean Games Veracruz 2014 and said the Island aims to maintain the first position in the medal and the fidelity and loyalty of each of their athletes.

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Cuban emigrants were rescued by US Coast Guard

Cuban emigrants were rescued by US Coast Guard Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 05:10 The US Coast Guard rescued last Wednesday 33 Cuban migrants from an overloaded boat off the southeast coast of Florida. Also just two days ago another 11 Cubans were saved from the waters off Miami.

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24th International Ballet Festival was inaugurated

24th International Ballet Festival was inaugurated Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 21:36 24th International Ballet Festival was inaugurated last Tuesday night at Havana's Karl Marx Theater with the presentation Shakespeare and his masks and the performance of the principal dancers Anette Delgado and Dani Hernández.

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Three Cubans are candidates for Gold Glove MLB

Three Cubans are candidates for Gold Glove MLB Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 01:24 The outstanding performance of Cuban baseball players in Major League Baseball in the United States is a widely known issue. Given their vast skills three of them are Gold Glove finalist.

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Death of Cuban worker in Guinea Conakry wasn’t caused by Ebola virus

Death of Cuban worker in Guinea Conakry wasn’t caused by Ebola virus Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 01:23 On Sunday October 26 a Cuban collaborator died serving in Guinea Conakry. The Cuban Ministry of Public Health has reported that the cause of death was not Ebola, but malaria, the worker was not in contact with sick people.

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