Despaigne, 100 kilo champ in Rio 2007 Pan American Games, got his ticket to the Beijing 2008 Olympics by winning bronze in the World Judo 2007 Championship also held in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro. Read More
The feature-length film about Cuba's most popular musician, Bartolome Maximiliano More (1919-1963), will be exhibited for the first time in Southeast Asia, after winning several awards in Latin America, the United States and Europe. Read More
Humped and aging vehicles being phased out for Chinese fleet.
It's actually a tractor-trailer that hauls a homemade double-humped cabin made of two bus shells welded together, a peculiarly Cuban contrivance whose patchwork conjures up a post-apocalyptic image of transit. Read More
The U.S. took command of the game in the second inning when Jason Jaramillo singled in a run, and Cuban starter Yadel Carrillo walked in two successive batters with the bases loaded to stretch the American lead to 3-0. Read More
Cuba plays Japan "which shutout Australia 3-0 in its quarterfinals match" on Saturday evening Taipei time (5 a.m. in Cuba). Although no decision has been officially announced, the talk outside the dugout is that young southpaw sensation Aroldis Chapman will get the nod for Cuba. Read More
Zhaoguo and his delegation were welcomed at the headquarters of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) in Havana by Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, member of the political bureau of the Central Committee of the PCC. Read More
After falling in the first set 22-25, the Caribbean squad came from behind to take hard-fought wins in the second and third sets 31-29 and 25-23 before they routed their rivals in the fourth and last set 25-20. Read More