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September 22nd

In Holguin, Cuba: Deputy Minister of Public Health Highlights Work of Health Personnel

During a working visit to different municipalities in the province, Garcia Salabarría, along with other top officials, checked on the resumption of elective surgeries in facilities with electric service. Read More

Vietnam invests in real estate project in Cuba

The Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUD) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Cuba’s Palmares Group on HUD’s investment to build a 36-hole golf course and tourism-service-apartment complex in Colodera Bauta. Read More

Canada sends $400,000 in storm aid to Cuba

Canada on Friday said it would send 400,000 dollars to storm-ravaged Cuba to help the island nation recover from three successive hurricanes -- Gustav, Hanna and Ike. Read More

Russia and Cuba to implement joint space programs

There is every reason to say that Russia has started reasserting its global position. This includes big-time politics and efforts to expand scientific and military-technical cooperation with other countries, including Cuba, the Soviet Union's main Latin American ally. Read More

September 21st

EGREM Launched Collection Disc “Arcaño y sus Maravillas”

EGREM record label opened its Dance Groups Collection with emblematic orchestra “Arcaño y sus Maravillas”, one of the most representatives of Cuban and Latin American popular music of all time. Read More

Pope urges U.N. poverty drive despite banking crisis

Pope Benedict on Sunday urged world leaders at this week's U.N. general assembly not to allow the global financial crisis to distract them from efforts to try to wipe out poverty and disease . Read More

Religious organization sends aid to Cuba

According to the source, that group of nuns is preparing other shipments that should arrive in the next few days. Read More

Cuban Art Auction to Contribute to Recovery, actor Jorge Perugorria announced the project

An online art auction will be open by Cuban artists to raise funds for the recovery of cultural centers devastated by hurricane Ike, specially those in eastern Cuba. Read More

La Colmenita: An example of values and rights of childhood

The representative of UNICEF in Cuba, José Ortiz, stated here that the children’s theater Company La Colmenita, Ambassador of Good Will, is a true example of the values and rights of childhood.<br /> Read More