Roberto Fernandez Retamar, President of the Havana-based Casa de las Americas cultural center and a winner of the National Literature Award, has been chosen as the new director of the Cuban Academy of Language. Read More
Yadira Garcia Vera, Minister of the Cuban Basic Industry (MINBAS), toured the eastern region of Moa in Holguin, to check production in the nickel processing plants based here as well as the ongoing investment program. Read More
In interview for Cubasi, the David of Strawberry and Chocolate assured that “it has been a strange and important opportunity to make this religious play and above all that in Spain, with a Spanish group and with one of the directors who best teaches and reads the verse. Read More
The territorial priorities until year 2010 and the strategic projects along a decade of solidarity and brotherhood were evaluated by Pinar and Andalusia representatives, during a two-day session encounter at Hermanos Saíz University in the westernmost region of the island.
Cuba guarantees its population universal treatment and access to the necessary medications and technology to face diseases like HIV-Aids, TB and Malaria, said Cuban deputy health minister Luis Estruch Rancaño at the UN Conference on the topic on Wednesay.
Prestigious Cuban dance figures, trainers of new generations of dancers, are participating in the 2nd National Meeting of Dance Teachers, which begain June 9th, in the eastern city of Guantánamo and runs through June 15th. Read More
The prestigious Havana-based Café Concert El Gato Tuerto welcome more than 50 bolero singers from around the country, June 10th through the 12th, in the framework of the 6th National Singing Contest ‘Boleros de Oro 2008’. Read More
Chinese intellectuals Zhang Chengzhi and Liu Chengjun held talks with their counterparts from Cuba’s eastern province of Holguín, where they stayed at the invitation of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP). Read More