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April 27th

The Cuban pitcher who last year became the oldest living former big leaguer turned 101 on Wednesday

Conrado is a year older than Boston's iconic Fenway Park, which celebrated its centenary earlier this month. Read More

ECOWAS Signs Agreement With Cuba for the Elimination of Malaria in West Africa By 2015

The collaboration is anchored on the elimination of mosquito larvae through the spraying of biolarvicides on their habitats, a product of LABIOFAM S.A. of Cuba. Read More

A cuban delegation will participate in an International Chefs Congress in South Korea

The World Association of Chefs'' Societies (WACS) is composed of about 10 million chefs from 92 countries and the congress will take place from May 1 to 5 in the city of Daejeon. Read More

In Havana Traditional Japanese Puppet Theater

Most important to maintain this tradition, which has been transmitted from generation to generation for 150 years, is to learn from teachers Read More

April 26th

William Levy goes on in Dancing with the stars, this week the rumba was quite good

Cheryl Burke and her Latin soap-opera celebrity star William Levy swayed to the smooth sounds of Smokey Robinson and performed the rumba, ballroom's sexiest dance Read More

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez reappeared on television after an eight-day silence

Chavez said in a live phone call on state television that radiation therapy takes a physical toll and that he will need to recover. Read More

Cuban dance company shows some radical moves in new ballet production

Ballet Revolucion is turning Cuban dancing on its head. A bunch of hot Cubans strutting their stuff on stage to Beyoncé, Prince and Usher sounds a top night out but it’s hardly revolutionary. Read More

Varadero Airport Enhances Services

With the expansion of the halls of Traffic, Customs and Immigration, a waiting room and the extension of an access to travelers, repair to the building, the working dynamics, movement of people and airlines was improved. Read More

Y Sin Embargo..., a Cuban Film on the Right to Dream

The motion picture, which was premiered in a crowded Charles Chaplin theater, combines elements of fable, fantasy and music and bring together a cast of top actors, including singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez, who appears in a cameo performance. Read More

April 25th

Los Papines drum band member Luis Abreu dies in Havana

Along with his brothers Alfredo, Jesus and Ricardo, Luis was an excellent percussionist who dedicated his life to one of the most internationally known Cuban arts groups. Read More