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More Cuban Professors Granted Scientific Degree

Cuba is ready to make a qualitative step forward in its pedagogical system with the registration of more than 70 percent of its professors in the wide access master’s program in Educational Sciences. Read More

Literacy Congress Starts Monday in Cuba with the Presence of Over a Thousand Teachers

Attended by education ministers and representatives, the Ibero-American Literacy Congress starts Monday in Cuba with the presence of over a thousand teachers, academics and formerly illiterate people. Read More

In Havana, Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Amphitheatre of Old Havana´s historical area will premiere the musical The Hunchback of Notre Dame , on June 14, as part of efforts to preserve musical theater in Cuba. The cast is made up by both known figures and young talents, who will perform under the direction of Alfonso Menendez. Read More

In Cuba Jamaica Foreign Minister

Jamaican First Deputy Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kenneth Baugh is here leading his country"s delegation to the Fifth session of the Intergovernmental Joint Commission with Cuba, "Granma" newspaper reported Monday. Read More

Cuban Airline Aerocaribbean Operates New Destinations

The new connections mean an advanced step towards regional tourism multi-destination. Cuban airline Aerocaribbean will soon be operating two new destination services to Central America and the Caribbean. Read More

Cuban Five: ''There are 40 pages of ideological prejudice in the new ruling from Atlanta''

A three-judge panel of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals of Atlanta upheld Wednesday the guilty verdicts of the Cuban Five, prisoners in the United States since 1998. It also vacated the sentences of three of the men, ordering a new sentencing in Miami. Read More

Cuban baseball player who defected to speak in Hialeah

One of Cuba's top baseball prospects will hold a press conference in Hialeah Monday after defecting to South Florida in hopes of playing in the major leagues. Read More

Vanessa Redgrave to premiere film in Cuba

The legendary British actress Vanessa Redgrave, Oscar winner and two Palm d’Or awards in Cannes will travel to Cuba on July 24 with her son the director Carlo Nero to premiere their most recent film entitled The Fever. Read More

Cuba: A Great Recreational Option

The Cuban archipelago, which has a strategic location in the Caribbean region, is a great recreational option, due to its natural, cultural and historic wealth, which is combined with one-of-a-kind tourist offers. Read More

Varadero World Music Festival, Some Days Away from the Opening

More than 130 musical groups and soloists will take part in the World Music Festival Varadero 2008, to be held at the world famous Cuban beach resort from June 11th through the 15th. Read More