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October 18th

FAO Warns against World Challenges

Climate change and the practices to obtain biofuels pose more serious challenges than those faced by mankind 20 years ago, FAO Representative in Cuba Marcio Porto said. Read More

Cuban Awarded CINERGIA Prize in Costa Rica

Cuban film maker Pavel Giroud was awarded with CINERGIA (Fund for the Promotion of the Audiovisual in Central America and the Caribbean) Prize, for the film "El acompañante", in the category of Best Project Development, CINERGIA sources announced Friday. Read More

Cuba claims massive oil reserves

The state-owned Cuban oil company says the country may have more than 20bn barrels of oil in its offshore fields - more than double the previous estimate. Read More

October 17th

Cuba Against Guatemala: Last Chance for South Africa 2010

Cuba will enter the soccer field this Tuesday to try to keep alive its possibilities of qualifying to South Africa 2010 World Cup, against Guatemala in the Pedro Marrero Stadium in Havana City. Read More

Cuban Ballet Director Alicia Alonso received the Gold Medal of Merit in Beaux-Arts in Spain

The director of the Cuban National Ballet Company, Alicia Alonso, received the Gold Medal of Merit in Beaux-Arts from the hands of Spanish King Juan Carlos. Read More

Cuban poet and filmmaker Víctor Casaus and artist Eduardo Moltó at 13th Ourense International Film Festival

Cuban poet and filmmaker Víctor Casaus and artist Eduardo Moltó are participating in the 13th Ourense International Film Festival, which runs October 11th through the 18th in the Galician city. Read More

The famous US movie maker Steven Soderbergh to criticize US blockade against Cuba

The famous US movie maker Steven Soderbergh declared that Washington’s blockade against Cuba has no sense and that policy only gets the support of a very small group of people. Read More

Latin Legislators Seek Greater Regional Integration are meeting in Havana

Legislator who are members of the Latin American Parliament (Parlatino) are meeting in Havana to discuss continental integration as alternative for development Read More

Cuba Foreign Minister in France

Cuba's Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque arrived Thursday in this capital, where he met immediately with deputies from the governing party Union for a Popular Movement. Read More

Andy Montañez to Visit Hurricane-hit Areas in Cuba

Puerto Rican singer Andy Montañez will travel to eastern Holguin province, 740 kilometers (460 miles) east of Havana city, as a solidarity gesture with those affected by Hurricane Ike.<br /> Read More