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Jardines del Rey Hotel was opened in Cayo Coco

Jardines del Rey Hotel was opened in Cayo Coco Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:30 A new Gaviota hotel, administered by the chain Meliá Hotels International began operations in Cayo Coco, north of Ciego de Avila.

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Llauradó theater opens Cathedral of Ice Cream play

Llauradó theater opens Cathedral of Ice Cream play Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:22 Cathedral of ice cream, first stage version of The Wolf, The Forest and the New Man, Senel Paz, will rise at the scene of the theater Adolfo Llauradó, played by the young Manuel Alejandro Rivera, directed by Sarah María Cruz.

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Cuba remained the infant mortality rate of 2013, the lowest in history

Cuba remained the infant mortality rate of 2013, the lowest in history Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:20 The Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported that in 2014 was registered in the Isle infant mortality rate of 4.2 per thousand live births, the same as 2013, presented as "the lowest in history."

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First earthquake of the year recorded in Cayo Santa Maria

First earthquake of the year recorded in Cayo Santa Maria Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:19 An earthquake measuring three on the Richter scale was recorded Saturday in Cayo Santa María, northeast of Caibarién, Villa Clara, without any human or material damage caused.

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Rigondeaux defended his leadership in boxing

Rigondeaux defended his leadership in boxing Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:12 Guillermo Rigondeaux rose canvas twice in the seventh round to knock in episode number 11 to Japanese Hisashi Amagasa and successfully defend the Super Bantamweight World Title Association (WBA) and World Boxing Organization (WBO) in the last day of the year.

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Matanzas restarted National Baseball Series with a win

Matanzas restarted National Baseball Series with a win Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:11 Matanzas won 5-4 to Granma on Sunday on the first day of 2015, marking the reopening of the 54th National Baseball Series and the beginning of the second phase.

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Bruzón rises to 54th-ranked chess

Bruzón rises to 54th-ranked chess Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:10 Cuban Grand Master (GM) Lázaro Bruzón rose from position 81 to 54 in the world ranking of chess, as announced by the International Federation (FIDE) in its first list of 2015.

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Santiago de Cuba begins building its Malecón

Santiago de Cuba begins building its Malecón Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 20:09 The construction of a boardwalk from the beginning of Paseo de La Alameda to the building of the Customs of the port, is one of the projects implemented by the 500th anniversary of the founding of the city Santiago de Cuba.

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