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October 24th

Carlos Acosta will dance with artists from Ballet Nacional de Cuba

For this show, Acosta takes three pieces by Cuban choreographer Alberto Mendez, plus a showpiece pas de deux from Le Corsaire, and links them together with a modern day narrative, involving a bookish girl and her no-good boyfriend. Read More

October 23rd

Monument to Wifredo Lam erected by Fundación Caguayo

The work will pay a tribute to that artist, considered one of the most original Latin American surrealists and creador of a new pictorial language which joins tjhe Afro Cuban cultura heritage with the latest European avant-gardè trends. Read More

Holguin to Celebrate Ibero American Culture Festival

More than 100 guests from eight nations confirmed their presence at the fifteenth Celebration of the Ibero American Culture Festival. Read More


Dynamite thrown at Cuban doctor's house in Bolivia

The explosives thrown at the house next to the consulate blew a hole in the roof of a room where children were sleeping at about 3 am Read More

Hollywood to Premier Documentary on The Cuban Five

The Trial, produced in 2006 and directed by filmmaker Rolando Almirante, is a co-production of Cuba's film institute ICAIC and Telesur of Venezuela. It features interviews with Cuban and U.S. experts who testified in the trial of the Five. A ynamic film, it exposes the enormous injustice meted out to Gerardo, Ramon, Antonio, Fernando and René. Read More

Exchanging experiences in assisting patients infected with AIDS in Cuba

Cuba has a low incidence of AIDS, thanks to the strategies for prevention and educational campaigns in the country through the media. Read More


Fidel's Castro, new reflectiones: Bush, hunger and death

In elections where voting is not mandatory, our people have just given their verdict, with more than 95 percent of the electorate casting their vote at 37,749 polling stations, in ballot boxes guarded by school children. That is the example provided by Cuba. Read More

Telecom Venezuela and Transbit form new company for undersea link to Cuba

The planned cable would run an estimated 1,552km from La Guaira, Vargas state, in northern Venezuela to Siboney in the eastern province of Santiago de Cuba, and support 20 million simultaneous voice calls. Read More