Havana was selected one of the seven great cities of the world
- Submitted by: Camila
- 12 / 09 / 2014
In the New 7 Wonders contest Havana resulted selected as one of seven wonderful cities. According to organizers of the event the winning cities are representatives of the global diversity of urban society.
Havana was selected along with six other cities: La Paz (Bolivia), Beirut (Lebanon), Doha (Qatar), Durban (South Africa), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Vigan (Philippines).
The organization of the event said that now opens a process to validate the ratings, which were made from a list of 28 finalists chosen by a jury.
Once validated the results of the contest promoters start working with the winning cities to organize the corresponding openings.
The Cuban government had enabled a line to vote in this contest, inviting citizens to express their views through a SMS to the number 8888 with the text "City Help" message.
Source: Diario de Cuba