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October 24th

Wide representation of medical personnel from Camagüey providing humanitarian aid across the world

Almost three thousand trained medical personnel from Camaguey provide their specialized services in 43 countries in Latin America, Africa, the Caribbean basin and Asia; as a token of solidarity. Read More

Cubans mark National Culture Day

Initiated with a ceremony in the historic eastern city of Bayamo, where the Cuban National Anthem was first sung in 1868, Cubans marked National Culture Day. Read More

Buena Vista Social Club presents...

Cachaito Lopez, Guajiro Mirabal, Manuel Galban, Jesús "Aguaje" Ramos Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow Read More

World City Councils in Solidarity with Havana

In the context of celebrations for the 487th Anniversary of Havana City, representatives of city councils from around the world will hold the 14th Cooperation and Solidarity Encounter, next November 13-15 in the Cuban capital. Read More

Archeological research on show in Holguin, Cuba

The advances in archeological investigations in Cuba will be exhibited at this Science's National Meeting, to be held October 24-28 in Banes municipality, Holguin. Read More

MEMO group ships van to Cuba

A group of local volunteers continued their efforts this weekend to make a difference in the lives of some Cuban residents. They've been involved in a long-running program to ship used medical equipment to hospitals there. Read More

Cuban stamp collector awarded

Cuban Daniel Montes, 18, became the best young stamp collector of the world in 2006, when concluding the World Stamp Collecting Exhibition in Malaga, Spain, Granma newspaper reported Monday. Read More

Cuba revamps eastern airport

The "Sierra Maestra" International Airport in the eastern Cuban province of Granma concluded a modernization process that left a 2.6 km long landing strip, according to an official report published Monday. Read More

October 23rd

Esteban Salas: father of the sacred music in Cuba

Esteban Salas is considered the starting point for the practice of the sacred music in Cuba. The Cuban religious music before him was only reduced to literal reproductions of the canticles of books from other regions. The work of Salas originated a discipline unknown in Cuba those days. Read More

The millionaire heritage of the Cuban philately

Cuban philately has a millionaire heritage in collection pieces, some of them of universal relevance due to its cultural and historical significance. Read More