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Cuba Presents ALBA Cultural Website Featured

The ALBA Cultural website, titled Cultures of Our America, was presented in this capital, aimed at providing a space for the dissemination of indigenous values and traditions of the region. Read More

Brazilian Donated Rice Arrives in Cuba

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today the arrival of 25,000 MT of rice donated by the Government of Brazil, whose transport costs were covered by the Government of Cuba. The Brazilian donated rice will be used to support food-based social protection programmes across Cuba. Read More

The Day Dedicated to San Lazaro

One of the largest celebrations of religious faith on our island is the pilgrimage to the shrine of San Lazaro. Every December 17, the site — located just outside of Havana in the town of Rincon — becomes the home to thousands of people who come to make good on some promise Read More

Cuba’s National Literature Prize Awarded to Leonardo Padura

The distinguished National Book Award was won this year by the renowned storyteller, critic and essayist Leonardo Padura, one of the most widely read and admired Cuban writers on and off the the island today. Read More

Fidel Castro nominated for Cuban parliament seat

Retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro has been nominated for a seat in the country's parliament Read More