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Cine Cubano 169 Magazine Dedicated to Film Memories of Underdevelopment

The new edition of the magazine Cine Cubano is dedicated mainly to the 40th anniversary of the premiere of the most emblematic of Cuban films, Memories of Underdevelopment by Tomas Gutiérrez Alea, and to the 60th anniversary of the founding of the National Ballet of Cuba. Read More

Members of the Cuban doctors brigade to Instruct Guatemalans

Members of the Cuban doctors brigade will be working at five hospitals along with Guatemalan specialists instructing pediatricians, orthopedics, anesthesiologists, gynecologists and obstetricians, and surgeons. Read More

In Bayamo, Cuba: National short story competition awarded

With his work El asesinato (The Murder), the writer José Fernando Orpí, from Santiago de Cuba, won the ninth national Vértice competition, of short stories, in the capital of the also eastern province of Granma. Read More

Cuba's influence on Florida politics recedes

For decades, one issue has dominated South Florida politics: U.S. policy toward Cuba.<br /> But this year, pollsters say a remarkable shift appears to be under way as generational and demographic changes appear to be reshaping the South Florida political map. Read More

Los Van Van to perform in Los Palacios is one of the most damaged regions of Pinar del Río province, Cuba

The popular band Los Van Van will perform next Tuesday in Los Palacios, which is one of the most damaged regions of Pinar del Río province by hurricanes Gustav and Ike. Read More

Holguín Nickel Plant Honored

Workers at the Nickel Processing Company (MEKANIQUEL) in the mining region of Moa, Holguin, received the “National Vanguard” distinction for 2007, during the National Day of tribute to Geologists and Miners. Read More

In Las Tunas, Cuba: Investments to Supply Water Favor

In views to improving the supply of drinkable water to the population, Cuba executes a program of investments that already benefits to 10, 284 families of this provincial capital city, located 690 kilometers to the east of Havana.  Read More

Cuba will Help Congo to Fight Malaria

Cuba and Congo expanded bilateral cooperation by signing a protocol, in Havana, that includes the fight against Malaria in the African country. Read More

Cuba to Launch New Cigar Vitolas

ICT said in an official communiqué that the new vitolas will be launched at the 26th International Havana Fair (FIHAV 2008), scheduled to open on November 3. Read More

Health Facilities Restored in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba

The renovation of the Camilo Cienfuegos hospital –the main secondary care health center in the central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus- continues despite difficulties. Read More