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Cuba boosts special educational programs

There are some 20 schools for special education in the 8 municipalities of Las Tunas, and one computer for each 22 students, an unprecedented proportion Read More

Honduran President characterizes his official visit to Cuba as historic

Cuba and Honduras re-established diplomatic relations in 2002, but since 1998 after Hurricane Mitch, some 1 500 Cuban health professions have offered their services free of charge in that Central American nation. Read More

Low-cost, hurricane-proof housing made with ecomaterials

Low-income Cuban families now have a greater chance of having a home of their own thanks to a prize-winning construction method that uses strong, locally-produced alternative materials. Read More

Cuba has participated in 14 international book fairs in 2007

This unprecedented increased participation is partly the result of a bilateral agreement signed between Cuba and Venezuela which has led to the publication of the first 10 titles financed by the Cultural Fund of the Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas (ALBA). Read More

Cuba win Olympic qualifier 3-0

Trinidad and Tobago played much of the game a man short after the 27th minute sending off of left back Aklie Edwards. Read More

The towering Che sculpture at Havanas Revolution Square

A work of art has marked the life of Enrique Avial. He is the creator of the huge sculpture of "Che" in the Revolution Square in Havana, embedded in the facade of the Ministry of Interior building Read More

Cuban taekwondo experts obtain two tickets for Olympic Games

Cuba secured two tickets for the Olympic Games of 2008 in Beijing, China. Read More

English boy grateful to cuban doctors

Three years ago, the child came to this eastern province to spend his vacations and upon arrival at the airport he had a serious neurological problem that jeopardized his life. The accurate performance of local authorities and especially the neurosurgeon and IC unit doctors and personnel of the "Octavio de la Concepcion y la Pedraja" children hospital allowed for the salvage of this child's life. Read More

UNICEF collaboration corroborated in Holguin

Kastverg, accompanied by national UNICEF officials and provincial Government executives, appraised several projects of the 27 currently held, starting 2005, in areas such as health, education, sports, and culture; accounting for almost half a million dollars. Read More