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New Ophthalmological Service in Pinar del Río

Children in the western Cuban province of Pinar del Río will benefit from a new ophthalmological microsurgical service. Read More

Cuban Judokas to Tour Europe

Cuban female judokas will tour Europe, as part of their training for major international competitions in 2009. Read More

Cuban Biotechnology Working on New Projects to Fight Diseases

The Havana-based Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Center (CIGB) is currently working on 20 new projects that include the development of 40 products to treat several diseases.<br /> Read More

Blind Cuban Writer to Present Storybook at International Fair

Guimera, from Havana´s municipality of Artemisa, was selected the most outstanding writer of the country at a national meeting of blind writers held at the end of 2007 in the eastern province of Holguin. Read More

Bruzón Wins Cuba's National Chess Championship

Grand Master (GM) Lázaro Bruzón won Cuba's National Chess Championship for the fourth time, an event attended by the island nation's top ten players. Read More

Great expectations in Italy for tour of Cuban dance company

The Cuban company Danzares, keeper of the most genuine national traditions, performed in Rome starting after being praised by the public in the Italian city of Orvieto. Read More

Cuba ’s Catcher Ariel Pestano Announces His Retirement

One of the best Cuban catchers of all time, Ariel Pestano, announced his retirement Wednesday evening though admitting to be in an excellent sporting shape. Read More

Cuban President Raul Catro Says Relations with Russia Have a New Dynamic

Cuban President Raul Castro said in Moscow that relations with Russia are now based in a new dynamic and will continue to develop successfully. Read More

Madrid Mayor Attacks on Cuba Nixed

Two leading figures of Spanish left wing forces denounced here the lack of ethical and political authority of the Madrid government chairwoman, Esperanza Aguirre, to attack Cuba and its revolution. Read More

Haiti's Rene Preval Praises Cuba Cooperation with his Country

Haiti's President Rene Preval extended his gratefulness to Cuba for its cooperation in different fields, particularly health care. Preval met on Sunday with Cuba’s Deputy Foreign Minister Alejandro Gonzalez in the capital Port au Prince. Read More