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South African Ambassador Awarded Friendship Medal in Cuba

Thenjiwe Mtintso, the South African Ambassador to Cuba, was granted the Friendship Medal in this capital for her contribution to the strengthening of relations between the two countries. Read More

ARTEX: Twenty Years promoting the Cuban Culture

The Cuban literary and artistic promotion agency ARTEX was created on April 1st, 1989, aimed at continuing and further developing the work of the company CUBARTISTAS in the promotion and commercialization of Cuban groups and soloists (vocal and instrumental music), dance and circus shows.<br /> Read More

Cuba Hosts Havana Biennial from March 27th

The tenth edition of the Havana Biennial, celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2009, has plastic artists from several generations attending, most of them from Latin America, Africa and Australia. Read More

Cuban Divers to Compete in Qatar

Cuban platform divers Jose Antonio Guerra and Jeinkler Aguirre will compete this Saturday in the opening day of the 3rd FINA Diving World Series in Doha, Qatar . Read More

German Painter Donates Work to Cuba

German painter, Heike Eilts donated her work entitled Magic Land to the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) as an invitation to think of a common home for all humans. Read More

Hugo Chavez denies any enmity with Raul Castro

The Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, denied having some kind of enmity with his counterpart from Cuba, Raul Castro and otherwise he outlined that his links with him have gradually increased. Read More

Five legends from the most sold Cuban album

A new Cuban record was set in the international market by the collection Cinco leyendas (Five legends), that includes original recordings by Buena Vista Social Club stars Francisco Repilado (Compay Segundo), Ibrahim Ferrer, Omara Portuondo, Eliades Ochoa and Rubén González, with 50,000 copies sold. Read More

Cuban Chess Grand Master Dominguez will Play at Sofia Masters

Cuban GM Leinier Dominguez’s presence at the Sofia Masters chess tournament, one of the five World Chess Grand Slams. Read More

Replica of the Chevy'51 pickup that float across the Florida Straits is exhibited in Miami

The antique Chevy pickup that sailed across the Atlantic from Cuba has been replicated as a homage to the fleeing `truck-o-nauts. Read More

In Ciego de Ávila, Cuba: Natural Medicine Benefits Patients

The successful application of acupuncture in some 50 000 operations in Ciego de Ávila in the last 14 months, confirms the development of natural and traditional medicine in the Province.   Read More