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Increases Production Capacity Cuban Eastern Distillery

After a 23-year period of no renovations, repair works began in the second semester of 2007. These are scheduled to be completed soon, thus production should increase from 850 to 1,000 hectolitres of alcohol every day. Read More

Meeting of Economists on Globalization and Development Problems to be held March, in Havana, Cuba.

Economists, academics and representatives of international financial organizations will debate how to promote development at the 10th International Meeting of Economists on Globalization and Development Problems. Unconfirmed as yet is possible participation of Nestor Kirchner, former Argentine president. Read More

In Cuba The camping sites welcomed over one million visitors in 2007

New options for campers will be available from February this year, informed officials of the state-run Cuban tourist company Campismo Popular. Read More

Young Cuban cyclist Lisandra Guerra won the gold medal in Los Angeles, United States.

Guerra clocked 33.955 seconds to relegate Duth Willy Kanis (34.486) and Lithuanian Simona Krupeckaite (34.764) to the second and third spots, respectively. Read More

International Maritime Organization chief Visits Cuba.

International Maritime Organization chief Efthimios E. Mitropoulos started a three day-visit to Cuba Monday, the Transport Ministry announced. Read More

The Casa de las Americas Award (Cuba): Close to 500 original works from authors from 24 countries.

One of the most important literary events in the continent, which will be taking place between January 21st and 31st and will have the Chilean writer Gonzalo Rojas as a special guest. Read More

In the second stage of general elections 95 percent of Cubans had voted.

Cubans are wating Monday for the results of voting to approve 614 deputies for the Parliament and 1,201 delegates for the provincial assemblies of the People"s Power, after massive attendance at polls. Read More

A Cuban version of the classic Don Quixote Premieres in Denmark

A Cuban version of the classic Don Quixote, by the island's prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso, was premiered on Sunday by the Royal Danish Ballet at the Kongelige Theater in Copenhagen, the Danish capital. Read More