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Cuba to use Russian desalination plants to fight drought

Cuba to use Russian desalination plants to fight drought Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 19:40 The installment of portable desalination units in coastal towns is a way for the Russian federation to help Cuba palliate the negative effects of the drought hitting the island-nation.

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E-banking a priority in Cuba to fight long queues

E-banking a priority in Cuba to fight long queues Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 19:36 The Cuban Banco Metropolitano will boost e-banking and other initiatives in order to improve services to the population, affected by the insufficient number of facilities it has in Havana city.

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Cuban and US scientists launch joint research on hurricanes

Cuban and US scientists launch joint research on hurricanes Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 19:25 Cuban and US scientists held a joint workshop in Havana to study the frequency and intensity of hurricanes that hit the island in the past 10 thousand years with the aim of expanding their knowledge on those natural phenomena.

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Havana Club International expands aged rum distillery

Havana Club International expands aged rum distillery Monday, March 20, 2017 - 20:49 The Havana Club International company is investing in the expansion of its aged rum distillery located in the Cuban municipality of San Jose de las Lajas.

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Havana´s first luxury hotel furniture made by Cuban enterprise

Havana´s first luxury hotel furniture made by Cuban enterprise Monday, March 20, 2017 - 19:32 LUDEMA Furniture enterprise took over the production of about 3,500 articles from 171 assortments destined for the Manzana Kempinski Havana Grand Hotel, Cuba's first five-star plus luxury tourist facility.

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Cuba and Finland sign agreement on aviation

Cuba and Finland sign agreement on aviation Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 17:37 Alfredo Cordero, president of the Cuban Institute of Civil Aeronautics, and Kimmo Lähdevirta, Director General for the Americas and Asia at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, penned in Havana an air service between the two countries agreement.

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Cuba will be at the 28th Lisbon Tourism Fair

Cuba will be at the 28th Lisbon Tourism Fair Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 17:33 Cuba will be present at the 28th Lisbon International Tourism Fair BTL 2017, to take place March 15-19, as Portugal continues to be an important market of Cuba tourism.

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Brazilian patients prefer Cuban doctors

Brazilian patients prefer Cuban doctors Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 17:29 Brazilian Health minister Ricardo Barros admitted in Brasilia on Tuesday that local patients prefer to be treated by Cuban doctors working with the More Doctors program rather than by Brazilian physicians, as they stressed the strong commitment of the island´s professionals.

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