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Cuba: Hepatic and Lung Transplant Debates

Cuban medical congress Cirugia 2008, now in session in this capital, brings updating topics on hepatic and lung transplant, trauma surgery and hernias among others, said Doctor Armando Leal, from the Organizing Committee Tuesday. Read More

Havana Film Festival Starts

The 30th International Festival of the New Latin American Cinema starts Tuesday with the screening of the Argentinean film "Leonora," by Pablo Trapero. Read More

A new number of La Edad de Oro to be published in 2009

120 years after the first publication of La Edad de Oro written by José Martí for the boys and girls of America, the fifth number of that magazine will come to light with the best pieces made through the creativity and the own initiative of school children from seven until eighteen years. Read More

Cuban Disabled Athletes Excels at Int'l Events

Cuban disabled athletes have excelled at international competitions, as a result of authorities' efforts to incorporate them into society. Read More

Cuban Company Awarded in Russia

The company Sol y Son, Cubana de Aviación's tour operator, received the Gold Crown in Russia, the highest award of the Annual International Tourism in that country. Read More

Holguin Workers Send Message to Fidel Castro

Workers at the Lucia Iñiguez Surgical Hospital in the eastern province of Holguin have sent a message of commitment to the leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro never to fail in the effort to build a better world. Read More

Students in Las Tunas Bet for a Culture of Prevention

Members of the group of prevention and help will prepare open conferences supported by testimonies about the ways of infection with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Read More

Trinidad: Cuban Museum City

The village of Trinidad was founded in 1514 by Diego Velazquez, next to the neighboring “Valle de San Luis o de los Ingenios” (Sugar Mills Valley). They both are in the list of sites declared Humankind Cultural Heritage by UNESCO. Read More

New Latin American Film Festival Expands with African Sample

The 30th International Havana Festival of the New Latin American Cinema will open here on Tuesday with a sample distinctive of today’s African film creation. Read More

Cuba's Birth Rate Increases

Cuba's birth rate increased steadily during the first ten months of 2008, a trend that will benefit the country's demographic future. Read More