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Cuba dual currency panorama

Cuba dual currency panorama Friday, October 24, 2014 - 23:44 One of the challenges that Cuba face nowadays is to remove dual currency. If during the first half of the 90s, when the country was plunged into a deep economic depression due to the collapse of the Soviet Union, circulation of two currencies functioned as a useful measure to revive the economy, currently it shows as an obstacle.

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Cuba and United States among ballet shoes

Cuba and United States among ballet shoes Friday, October 24, 2014 - 23:32 The next 24th International Ballet Festival will bring together for eleven days in the main theater stages of Havana an important representation of American ballet. Some important figures of American ballet share the stage with talented Cuban dancers. Besides the joy of artistic quality, this event will strengthen ties through dance between Cuba and United States.

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Diana Fuentes premieres music video as part of his latest album

Diana Fuentes premieres music video as part of his latest album Friday, October 24, 2014 - 02:47 The Cuban singer Diana Fuentes released the music video “La ultima vez” theme that is included in her new album, “Planeta planetario” produced by the member of Calle 13, Eduardo Cabra.

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Chancellor of Benin Congratulates Cuba for its work in Africa against Ebola

Chancellor of Benin Congratulates Cuba for its work in Africa against Ebola Friday, October 24, 2014 - 02:46 Nassirou Bako-Arifari, chancellor of Benin, is visiting in Havana where he labeled Cuba as a global player in the confrontation with Ebola. In the meeting with his Cuban counterpart, Bruno Rodriguez, he also congratulated the determination of Cuban doctors to take on this task.

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Cuba presents its tourist offers to attract Spanish visitors

Cuba presents its tourist offers to attract Spanish visitors Friday, October 24, 2014 - 02:41 Cuba presented in the Spanish cities of Vigo, Oviedo and San Sebastián offers of its tourist-centric destinations for sun and beach and the 500th anniversary of Santiago de Cuba to be held in 2015.

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Cuban photographer Gabriel Davalos presents his book Sensual Havana

Cuban photographer Gabriel Davalos presents his book Sensual Havana Friday, October 24, 2014 - 02:41 The relationship between classical dance and Havana is the main theme that captures the photo book Sensual Havana, conducted by the Cuban journalist and photographer Gabriel Davalos. The photographs exhibited some of the qualities that put the Cuban school of ballet in a prominent position globally.

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12 travelers are in isolation in Havana to prevent the outbreak of Ebola in the island

12 travelers are in isolation in Havana to prevent the outbreak of Ebola in the island Friday, October 24, 2014 - 02:33 The Cuban government has taken strict isolation measures for all people traveling to the island from the regions affected by the Ebola virus in Africa. The Pedro Kouri Institute is in charge of hosting travelers for not less than 21 days and to evaluate their health condition.

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Cuba has the table tennis team for Veracruz

Cuba has the table tennis team for Veracruz Friday, October 24, 2014 - 02:33 Four men and four women make up the Cuban table tennis team and will participate in the upcoming Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz 2014. An excellent performance from the squad in both the Individual and in the team, doubles and mixed is expected.

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