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
The leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, sent diplomas to members of the ‘Henry Reeve’ Cuban Medical Contingent in recognition of their recent contribution in Chengdu, in the Chinese province of Sichuan, after this region was devastated by an earthquake last month. Read More
Oncoplastic surgery has been performed in Pinar del Río province on patients with breast cancer, an innovative method that avoids the psychological effects after the tumor is removed by traditional means.
A poem by the Argentinean Julio Cortázar to Commander Che Guevara writen shortly after his death fighting in Bolivia has been published in the web page dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the birth of the legendary revolutionary. Read More