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Tribute to Jorge Perugorría in New York Film Festival

The Havana Film Festival in New York (HFFNY) to render tribute to Cuban actor Jorge Perugorría, who has starred in some of the most successful films from the Ibero American cinema, since his debut in Fresa y chocolate, under the direction of Tomás Gutiérrez Alea and Juan Carlos Tabío. Read More

Scientists explore orchid rejuvenating effects

Scientists from the westernmost Cuban province of Pinar del Rio are working to demonstrate orchid effects in human rejuvenation, an attractive feature in the Soroa garden, specialized in this plant. Read More

Vietnam helps produce Cuban Vaccine

Enterprises from Vietnam and Cuba started cooperated production Friday of the first lot of a Hepatitis B vaccine developed by Cuban scientists. Read More

Operation Miracle serving in the remotest areas of Guatemala

Jalapa, an eastern Guatemalan state characterized by dry lands, volcanoes and glass pottery, today has one of the most modern ophthalmological hospitals in the Central American country. Read More

Cubas womens volleyball team in Ecuador

Antono Perdomo returns as head coach of the Cuban national team. The islands top 16 female volleyball players and the new coach of the Cuban national team left Thursday for Ecuador where they will carry out a high altitude training camp until April 27. Read More

Cuba studies property issue in quest for efficiency

Cuban economists and other professionals held their first meeting this week in search of answers to inefficiency, theft, poor service and quality in the state-run socialist economy, the official media said. Read More