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Septeto Nacional is celebrating 80th Anniversary in 2007

In 1927, Ignacio Piñeiro founded his innovative "Septeto Nacional", introduced for the first time in the history of Son a trumpet as lead instrument. Read More

Art instructors are outstanding in social and cultural work.

Over half a thousand art instructors from the Jose Marti brigade of the eastern Cuban region are working in nearly 400 schools Read More

Cape Town City Ballet presents Ballets Nouveaux at the Artscape Opera House

Ballets Nouveaux is a programme of new works by local and international choreographers as well as guest artists from the Cuban National Ballet. Read More

Cuban film "El Benny" at San Francisco Festival

This is the most important festival of Latin cinema on the US West Coast and will extend until October 15. Read More

Trading shots over famed Havana Club rum

Cuba says only its label is the real thing, but U.S. patent ruling lets Bacardi pour its version into the States Read More

Ernesto 'Che' Guevara: day of the heroic guerrilla

Fighter for the exploited and oppressed Read More

RP IX to face Cuba, Japan

The Philippines, along with seven other baseball countries, has been invited to take part in the tough 16th Baseball Intercontinental Cup set Nov. 9-19 in Taipei. Read More

Castro `getting better,' brother says in rebuttal to health rumors

Fidel Castro is not dying but is recovering from an illness, his younger brother and Cuba's acting president said Read More

Petrovietnam, Cuba to work in oil and gas sector

State oil monopoly Petrovietnam has entered a partnership with Cubapetroleo to cooperate in the oil and gas sector Read More

Climb Cuba's 'mountain with backbone'

Just an hour's drive on the highway west from the capital carries us into a completely new kind of thrall, that of the Sierra del Rosario. Read More