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2007 sugar harvest starts in Las Tunas, Cuba

Sugarcane cutting operations have just begun in the areas of the Antonio Guiteras sugar company, in the eastern Cuban province of Las Tunas, thus kicking off the 2007 sugar harvest in this territory. Read More

Cuba marks special education anniversary

Cuba celebrated the 45 years of special education on the island Thursday at Dora Alonso School for the Autistic in this capital. Educators were honored at the event as well as health specialists and family members known for taking the students on a path that allows them to develop their maximum potential, reports Granma newspaper. Read More

Energetic revolution in Sancti Spiritus

The radical transformations adopted in Cuba to produce energy-saving electricity constitute an example for the world. Three basic reasons led to determine how to guarantee a stable low-cost electricity distribution: the hurricanes, an inefficient old system and the high prices of the oil in the market. Read More

Cuba travelers back in Louisville

The Henry Wallace Brigade is back in Kentucky. Twenty-three Louisvillians who traveled to Cuba as part of the brigade returned home Wednesday and Thursday. Read More

Dominican ambassador in Cuba praises intensified trade activity

The Dominican Republic today branded as "very positive" the growth in trade with the neighboring Cuban island. Dominican ambassador in Cuba Daniel Guerrero said that numerous of the hotels there consume foods produced in Dominican soil, as well as construction material and furniture manufactured here. Read More

Cuba launches multimedia CD on Fidel Castro

A multimedia CD embracing the most outstanding events in the life of Cuban President Fidel Castro was launched on Thursday in this capital. The CD consists of 320 photographs, 25 short videos and 9 books edited by the Cuban Institute of History (IHC), the promoter of this initiative. Read More

KPL series features Cuba, Malta

Greg Vincent of Goligers Travel Plus will explore the western-most province of Cuba, Pinar del Rio and the bustling city of Havana. Read More