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March 28th

Red Cross Supervises Hunger Strikers at US Guantanamo Base

A mission from the International Red Cross Committee is supervising the health of a number of prisoners today that have been on hunger strike for weeks to protest the torture applied to them at the US military base located in Guantanamo. Read More

Vietnam, Cuba to Cooperate Further in Biotechnology

Representatives of Vietnam and Cuba exchanged experiences and views today toward the enhancement of existing cooperation in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, with promising prospects on the horizon. Read More

March 27th

Cuba to produce "green" cement

<br />Cuba in April will begin producing "ecological cement" using materials that allow it to reduce CO2 emissions by 32 percent during the manufacturing process, Communist Party daily Granma said Tuesday. Read More

Cuba Hip Hop Concert with Escuadron Patriota

This feature is of a concert by rapper Raudel Collazo (Escuadron Patriota) and guests that took place at the Cine-Teatro Avenida of Marianao on March 11th. Read More

March 26th

Tourist Arrivals on the Rise in Cuba

The National Statistics and Information Office (ONEI) reported today that 593,230 foreign visitors arrived to Cuba in January and February. Read More

Young Computer Scientists in Cuba Short of Opportunities

Jobs in the industry are hard to find for new computer engineering graduates in Cuba. Read More

Havana cardinal says Francis made strong critique of Catholic Church at papal conclave

Pope Francis issued a strong critique of the church before the College of Cardinals just hours before it selected him as the new pontiff, according to comments published by a Roman Catholic magazine in Cuba. Read More

Silvio Rodriguez goes on tour to Costa Rica, Bolivia, Peru

Cuban singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez will go on tour to Costa Rica, Bolivia and Peru next month Read More

March 25th

Cuba Awarded in Russian Tourism Fair

The director of the Cuban Tourism Ministry Office in Russia, Estefania Escobar, considered a big surprise winning two of the most important awards at the MITT fair, which ended in this capital. Read More

World Spiritist Congress to End in Cuba Today

The 7th World Spiritist Congress, attended by 1,000 participants from 24 countries, is to end today in Cuba, the Hispanic-American country with the highest number of spiritist associations. Read More