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Chinese President Hu Jintao to visit Washington and Cuba

Chinese President Hu Jintao will attend the G-20 summit of government leaders in Washington later this month, to discuss tackling the world financial crisis, before heading south to visit U.S. ideological foe Cuba. Read More

A new Bronze Statue of the Cuban heroine Vilma Espin, erected by sculptor Alberto Lescay

A new Bronze Statue of the Cuban heroine Vilma Espin (1930-2007), erected by sculptor Alberto Lescay, is about to be finished and to be placed at Las Americas Avenue in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba. Read More

World reaction to Obama victory: From jubilation to trepidation

Prime Minster Stephen Harper said Wednesday he looked forward to meeting with U.S. president-elect Barack Obama to "strengthen the special bond" that exists between Canada and the U.S. Read More

Venezuelan Satellite: Another Step towards Technological Independence

The recent successful launching of the Venesat I Satellite, named after Latin American Independence Hero Simon Bolivar, is one more step towards Venezuela’s technological independence and regional integration. Read More

South Korean Dancers Debut at Havana’s International Ballet Festival

South Korea is participating for the first time in a Havana International Ballet Festival, and is doing so with the Kim Sun-hee Company, slated to perform on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Cuban capital’s América Theater. Read More

Cuban Culture on Isla Mujeres

Artists from the eastern province of Santiago de Cuba will participate in the 3rd Festival of the Mayan Caribbean Culture, from November 20-23, on Isla Mujeres, Mexico. Read More

Wednesday in Havana: Foreign Experts Will Attend Seminar on Innovation

Experts from nine countries will participate in the Iberoamerican Seminar for Exchange and Update on Science Management and Technological Innovation (IBERGECYT) that begins on Wednesday in Havana. Read More

Cuba to Host 3rd Convention of Culinary Associations

The Federation of Culinary Associations of the Republic of Cuba (FACRC) will hold its 3rd Convention, which will focus on professional training and ethics and the preservation of traditional cuisine. Read More

In Caracas: Cuban Choir to Perform

With a program that includes pieces by important composers, the Chamber Choir, from central Matanzas province, will offer a single presentation on Wednesday at the Teresa Carreño Theater in Caracas, Venezuela. Read More

Cuba Health Team Honored in Bolivia

A group of Cuban health workers rendering services in a Bolivian hospital in El Alto city were recognized for their high quality attention to the population. Read More