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Cuban musicians opened the International Radio and Television Convention 2014

Cuban musicians opened the International Radio and Television Convention 2014 Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 03:59 The First Convention of Radio and Television and Expo-Fair International will be held at the Havana International Conference Center, Cuba, from 19 to October 24, in order to promote the exchange of ideas, cooperation and the commercialization of technologies, products and services of its participants.

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ALBA countries reach to agreements about Ebola

ALBA countries reach to agreements about Ebola Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 21:40 Presidents of the member countries of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America- People´s Trade Agreement (ALBA-TCP) met in an Extraordinary Summit that took place yesterday in Havana, capital of Cuba, with the aim of reaching agreements to face Ebola.

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Author Week of Casa de las Americas will be dedicated to Fina García Marruz

Author Week of Casa de las Americas will be dedicated to Fina García Marruz Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 05:21 From November 5 to 7, Casa de las Americas will held in Havana Author Week, which this year will be dedicated to the writer Fina Garcia Marruz, sole survivor of the Origins group that revolutionized and modernized the literature of the island from the forties.

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Two earthquakes were reported in Guantánamo

Two earthquakes were reported in Guantánamo Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 05:12 Two earthquakes of magnitude 4 and 3.7 degrees on the Richter scale were felt this Sunday in the town Imías in the province of Guantánamo, without causing casualties or damage, according to the National Network Stations Seismological Service.

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Osleni Guerrero won the gold medal at the Pan American Badminton Championships

Osleni Guerrero won the gold medal at the Pan American Badminton Championships Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:53 As expected the Cuban Osleni Guerrero won the gold medal at the XIX Pan American Badminton Championships held in Ontario, thus ratifying the title won last year. With this victory Guerrero added 5000 points to his personal accumulated in the global ranking, which ranks 56.

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Opened new headquarters of Cuba Neuroscience Center

Opened new headquarters of Cuba Neuroscience Center Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:52 Last October 17 was opened in Havana the new headquarters of the main building of Cuba Neuroscience Center (CNC). This center belongs to the business group BioCubaFarma and it has among its main research areas expanding production capabilities with 3D printers plastic and metal.

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More Cuban doctors will help to fight Ebola in Liberia and Guinea

More Cuban doctors will help to fight Ebola in Liberia and Guinea Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:44 Fighting Ebola remains the priority for the Cuban health system, this is why on Tuesday October 21 two brigades will leave to Liberia and Guinea Conakry. Cuban Health Minister, Roberto Morales, said that 53 health professionals will travel to Liberia and others 38 to Guinea Conakry.

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New documentary film about Operation Peter Pan

New documentary film about Operation Peter Pan Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:34 One of the saddest events in the history of Cuba was called Operation Peter Pan, where more than 14,000 Cuban children traveled alone between 1960 and 1962 to the United States. Based on this passage is the new documentary by filmmaker Marina Ochoa.

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