Cuban ophthalmologists have treated more than 94.000 Paraguayans since October 2005, the head of the Cuban ophthalmological brigade in this South American country, Pablo Leon Cabrera, announced on Thursday. Read More
The Spanish artist and designer Javier Mariscal, author of the logo for the Barcelona Olympics in 1992, attended this years edition of the International low-budget film festival held in Gibara.
Experts and conservators from the Fernando Ortiz Public Library, the oldest one in the country, are working here in the rescue of a valuable collection of pieces from the 19th and 20th century.
The audience and artists participating in the eighth International Puppets Workshop underway in Matanzas city, some 98 kilometers east of Havana, have enjoyed a number of previously unpublished scripts from Japan and Europe.
The Nigerian writer Wole Soyinka, 1986 Literature Nobel Prize, confirmed his participation to the Cubadisco 2008 International Festival, dedicated to Africa and its Diaspora, announced sources from the organizing committee. Read More