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Argentineans Read and Write with Cuban Method

The Buenos Aires municipality of Lujan hold an meeting marking the first graduation of 25 people who learned how to read and write with the Cuban method Yo Si Puedo (Yes, I Can), as part of a program that started in July.<br /> Read More

Cuban Culture in the Digital Era

Transdisciplinary specialists in Havana last week discussed equal access, new carriers of knowledge and digital security threats at the Juan Marinello Institute for Cultural Research. Read More

Cuba Effectively Supports Angola

Cuban Higher Education Minister Juan Vela concludes a five-day official visit to Angola. There he met with several government officials and toured across the country. Read More

Book by Fidel Castro in Bolivia

Cuban Minister of Culture Abel Prieto arrived in Bolivia on Sunday to launch the book Peace in Colombia by leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro. Read More

Cuban VP Carlos Lage Recognizes Advances of Las Tunas after Passage of Hurricanes

Carlos Lage Davila, vice-president of Cuba, traveled several economic and social institutions of the eastern province of Las Tunas, affected by the last natural disasters and appreciated how much the territory has advanced as regards recovery. Read More

Cuba to Produce Modern Contact Lenses

Cuba will begin in 2009 the production of contact lenses of permeable gas, a modern technique that improves the quality of the patients’ vision. Read More

In Cuba: Holguin Convenes 10th Trade Fair

The EXPOHOLGUIN Group convened to the 10th Holguin Trade Fair-2009, to take place in the Exhibition Center in this city from January 27 to 31, to raise awareness of the commercial potential and the impact of improved quality. Read More

FIART 2008 Skills, tradition and modernity in Havana

For the first time the Fair will be dedicated to a province, in this case to Sancti Spiritus, that has two of the first towns created by the Spanish colonizers in Cuba: the city of Sancti Spiritus and Trinidad, which historic centre and its Valle de los Ingenios are declared by UNESCO as Cultural Patrimony of Mankind. Read More

Cuban pieces exhibited at the Iberian American Design Biennial Exhibition

About ten proposals of Cuban designers in the category of Graphic, Industrial and Fashion are representing the island in the I Iberian American biennial Exhibition, to be held until the next 15th of February in Madrid. Read More

Russia restores its relationship with Cuba

A glowing Raúl Castro, Cuban president, strolled arm in arm with Dmitry Medvedev, his Russian counterpart, through the restored colonial district of Havana late last week, topping off a remarkable diplomatic effort by Moscow to mend relations with its former cold war ally. Read More