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October 13th

Cuba will install radioactivity detectors at its airports

Terminals 2 and 3 of the Jose Marti International Airport and Mariel’s Terminal have been chosen to install new gantries radioactivity detectors that will prevent the device from entering the country for terrorist purposes. International freight station of the Customs will be also protected. Read More

October 11th

Pipeline is installed from the Joturo dam to combat water scarcity in Santiago de Cuba

To counter the shortage of water that exists in the town of La Maya, Santiago de Cuba, it is performing a new water pipeline that runs from Joturo dam to the distribution tank of that locality. Read More

Cuba has a participant in the Panamerican Badminton Championships

The Cuban badminton player Osleni Guerrero will attend the Panaerican Championships in Toronto, Canada, from October 13 to 19. Guerrero, who won silver medal in Guadalajara 2011, will defend the title he conquered in the continental lid of Santo Domingo-2013. Read More

Cuban tennis could bring home medals from the Central American Games

For the next Central American and Caribbean Games Cuban tennis team aspires to reach medals in three modes, female, male and mixed doubles. The team includes two players of each sex who are waiting to do their best. Read More

October 10th

President of the Yoruba Cultural Society of Cuba was assassinated in Mexico

On Tuesday, Mexican authorities reported the murder of Leonel Gámez Céspedes, president of Yoruba Cultural Society of Cuba in Mexico. The incident occurred at his home in Mexico City. Read More

Collaboration between Cuba and Britain strengthens in PANVET 2014

The XXIV Panamerican Congress of Veterinary Science PANVET 2014, which ended yesterday in Havana, hosted the Third Anglo-Cuban Conference of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery that helped strengthen the technical-professional collaboration between Cuban and British specialists. Read More

Discussion on Cuban literature at the University of New York

"View of the tropics from sunset: new narratives proposed in Cuba and the Diaspora" is the title of the discussion group organized by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University to take place this October 10th. It will be composed of writers from the island and the host country. Read More

Liberia receives Cuban doctors who will fight Ebola

A few days ago came to Liberia the first group of Cuban doctors and nurses who will fight the Ebola virus in the country. The Liberian Foreign Minister, Augustine Kpehe Ngafuan, thanked the show of friendship and solidarity of Cuba. Read More

Cuba and Norway strengthening oil cooperation

The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD), and the Cuban ministries of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment (MINCEX), and the Ministry of Energy and Mines signed new agreements for bilateral cooperation in the oil sector, confirming the negotiations between the two countries started in 2011. Read More

Cuban baseball update

The team of Ciego de Avila remains in the battle to consolidate first place in the classification of Cuban Baseball Championship and being made to suffer for it to Cienfuegos, defeating them 2-0 last Wednesday. Ciego de Avila is the first team with 10 victories on the season Read More