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October 24th

Cuba dual currency panorama

One of the challenges that Cuba face nowadays is to remove dual currency. If during the first half of the 90s, when the country was plunged into a deep economic depression due to the collapse of the Soviet Union, circulation of two currencies functioned as a useful measure to revive the economy, currently it shows as an obstacle. Read More

Cuba and United States among ballet shoes

The next 24th International Ballet Festival will bring together for eleven days in the main theater stages of Havana an important representation of American ballet. Some important figures of American ballet share the stage with talented Cuban dancers. Besides the joy of artistic quality, this event will strengthen ties through dance between Cuba and United States. Read More

October 24th

Archery, another classified sport for Cuba up to Pan American Games Toronto 2015

The male and female Cuban archery team achieved their qualification for the Pan American Games in Toronto-2015. Men earned third and women fourth place in Continental Championship held in Argentina, positions that allowed tickets to the event to be held next year in Canada. Read More

Diana Fuentes premieres music video as part of her latest album

The Cuban singer Diana Fuentes released the music video “La ultima vez” theme that is included in her new album, “Planeta planetario” produced by the member of Calle 13, Eduardo Cabra. Read More

Chancellor of Benin Congratulates Cuba for its work in Africa against Ebola

Nassirou Bako-Arifari, chancellor of Benin, is visiting in Havana where he labeled Cuba as a global player in the confrontation with Ebola. In the meeting with his Cuban counterpart, Bruno Rodriguez, he also congratulated the determination of Cuban doctors to take on this task. Read More

Cuban stars twinkled in the majors leagues

The performance of the Cuban players was without doubt outstanding and completed during the season of Major League Baseball in this 2014 five Cubans were included in the All Star Game, they would have been six if José Fernández had not injured. This year 25 Cubans, including 8 rookies, have played in the league. Read More

Cuba presents its tourist offers to attract Spanish visitors

Cuba presented in the Spanish cities of Vigo, Oviedo and San Sebastián offers of its tourist-centric destinations for sun and beach and the 500th anniversary of Santiago de Cuba to be held in 2015. Read More

Cuban photographer Gabriel Davalos presents his book Sensual Havana

The relationship between classical dance and Havana is the main theme that captures the photo book Sensual Havana, conducted by the Cuban journalist and photographer Gabriel Davalos. The photographs exhibited some of the qualities that put the Cuban school of ballet in a prominent position globally. Read More

12 travelers are in isolation in Havana to prevent the outbreak of Ebola in the island

The Cuban government has taken strict isolation measures for all people traveling to the island from the regions affected by the Ebola virus in Africa. The Pedro Kouri Institute is in charge of hosting travelers for not less than 21 days and to evaluate their health condition. Read More

Cuba has the table tennis team for Veracruz

Four men and four women make up the Cuban table tennis team and will participate in the upcoming Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz 2014. An excellent performance from the squad in both the Individual and in the team, doubles and mixed is expected. Read More