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Cuban airport ready for first US regular flight

Cuban airport ready for first US regular flight Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 15:00 The Abel Santamaria international airport, located in the central Cuban province of Villa Clara, is ready to receive the JetBlue Airbus A-320 today, the first scheduled flight for the US to Cuba in more than five decades.

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Heavy rains in Cuba

Heavy rains in Cuba  Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 16:13 The Cuban Institute of Meteorology reiterates that during the day rain will occur in most parts of the country, which may be heavy in the afternoon from Matanzas to Pinar del Rio.

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Cuban paralympic swimmer to compete for three medals in Rio

Cuban paralympic swimmer to compete for three medals in Rio Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 14:39 Cuban swimmer Lorenzo Perez will try to obtain three medals at the 15th Paralympic Games, scheduled for September 8-18 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Condolences from Cuba for earthquake in Italy

Condolences from Cuba for earthquake in Italy  Friday, August 26, 2016 - 19:58 The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples sent a message of condolences to the movement of solidarity with Cuba in Italy, following the earthquake that occurred in that European nation, reported on Thursday the local Foreign Ministry.

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Tourist boom continues in Cuba according to National Statistics Office

Tourist boom continues in Cuba according to National Statistics Office Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 18:31 The Cuban National Bureau of Statistics and Information confirmed that in the first half of this year Cuba reached the figure of two million 147 thousand 919 visitors, representing an increase of 11.7 percent compared to the same period of 2015.

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Cuba’s Telecom Company and AT&T sign agreements

Cuba’s Telecom Company and AT&T sign agreements Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 19:43 Cuba’s Telecommunications Company, ETECSA and the US telecommunications company AT&T, have concluded negotiations and signed Agreements of Direct Interconnection

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Cuban disabled athletes ready for Paralympics in Rio2016

Cuban disabled athletes ready for Paralympics in Rio2016 Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 19:28 The island’s delegation is made up by 20 disabled athletes, who will compete in athletics, swimming, judo, weightlifting and table tennis in wheelchairs.

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Cuba adds a silver and a bronze medals in Rio

Cuba adds a silver and a bronze medals in Rio Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 19:44 The Cuban delegation won yesterday one silver and one bronze medal through Greco-Roman wrestler Yasmany Lugo and discus thrower Denia Caballero, respectively, in the Olympic Games held in Rio, Brazil.

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