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Culinary Arts in Cuba receives eulogies from prominent German chef

The German chef Otto Koch, awarded a Michelin star, said in Havana that appreciates a true revolution in the culinary art of Cuba over which met a few years ago. Read More

Female Cuban bartender will participate in international event organized by Beefeater

The Cuban bartender Yuleidi Sánchez will represent Cuba at the fourth edition of the Global Beefeater Bartender Competition (drinks with gin), to be held on January 15, 2015 in London, UK. Read More

Buena Fe wins for Best Video of the Year at the 2014 Lucas Awards

The trophy for Best Video of the Year at the 2014 Lucas Awards went to the hands of director Ian Padrón and the duet Buena Fe, the video clip is “Se bota a matar”, conducted in collaboration with the dance company Havana Queens. Read More

Ensemble of the Russian Army will be presented soon in Cuba

The famous Academic Ensemble of Song and Dance Alexandrov, of Russian Army, will perform for the first time in Cuba, in the Avellaneda Hall of the National Theatre, on December 6th. Read More

Sugar harvest started in Cuba

The 2014-2015 harvest began on Saturday on the island with the launch of the sugar refinery “14 de Julio”, in the province of Cienfuegos. The campaign started in three factories from the west and center of the country and, according to the official schedule in the coming days we'll be adding other. Read More

Los Van Van have new album dedicated to Juan Formell

The popular Cuban band Los Van Van, celebrates its 45 years with the release of a new album dedicated to its founder, Juan Formell (1942-2014), and a concert in Havana will close a national tour. Read More

Yang Jing, Chinese state councilor visits Havana

Raul Castro received in Havana Yang Jing, Chinese state councilor, who is on an official visit to Cuba. The meeting between the two reflected the excellent state of bilateral relations and the willingness of both parties to continue promoting the full and complete development of these relations. Read More

Cuba was crowned champion with 123 gold medals in Central American Games

Last Sunday were closed the Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz, in which Cuba ranked first in the medal board by countries with 123 gold medals, 66 silver and 65 bronze, to beat the hosts, which resulted in 115, 106 and 111, after an event in which both countries were always very close in the medal count. Read More

New measures for the sale of homes in Cuba

Further measures for the purchase, construction and transfer of property in Cuba were approved by the Cabinet last week. The new regulations involve increased government control over the operations. Read More

Cuban government expects growth of its economy in 2015

Marino Murillo Jorge reported that Cuban government expects growth of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) "slightly above 4%" in 2015. The major results will be in sectors such as manufacturing, construction, trade, agriculture, livestock and forestry. Read More