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Nominees to Lucas Awards

A jury of specialists made the selection of the best video clips produced over the last twelve months on the island for their likely inclusion in the list of Lucas Awards, which first edition took place in 1998. Read More

Popular music festival Barbarito Diez

Danzón and the golden voice of Barbarito Diez (1909-1995) are especially high in the history of the countrys contemporaneous music. The province Las Tunas honors this talented singer at the 4th edition of the Popular Music Festival. Read More

To film a documentary on Adalberto Álvarez

The Cuban Institute of Art and Cinematographic Industry (ICAIC) will make a documentary on Adalberto Álvarez, one of the most distinguished composers side-by-side Juan Formell. Read More

Cuban musicians raise expectation in Grenada

Since a few days ago, its known that theatre tickets for Buena Vista Social Club show are all sold out as confirmed organizers of the International Jazz Festival of Grenada. Read More

Creation of Third World software would shorten IT gap

Developing competitive software for the world market is the only way the poor countries have to gain effective independence from the developed world in the fields of computer science and communications Read More

Brazil makes semis at Volleyball Worlds

Brazil defeated Germany 25-16, 25-22, 25-15 on Saturday to advance to the semifinals of the women's world volleyball championships. Also in Group E, Cuba defeated South Korea 25-19, 25-14, 25-22 Read More

Mitterrand in Colloquium on Fidel Castro

French social activist Danielle Mitterand, now president of the Foundation of Memory, will take part in a colloquium on the life and work of Cuban President Fidel Castro as part of his belated birthday celebration. Read More

Cuba: winning streak in Baseball Cup

Record nine-time winner of the Intercontinental Cup, Cuba beat South Korea 8-1, after a three-run lead in the second inning. Read More

Cuba to exchange TV programmes with Antigua

A team of officials from the Cuban Media and International Relations Department, including Cuban Ambassador Dr. Fajado Marcellino, met with Minister of Information Dr. Edmond Mansoor recently to explore other areas of cooperation between Antigua & Barbuda and Cuba. Read More

Looking for a common identity in american cinematography

Cuba will be host to several cinematographic events as 2006 comes to a close and 2007 begins, starting with the 28th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema on from December 5 to 15, bringing Cubans and foreign visitors the years best from the continent and around the world. Read More