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November 20th

Medical Students from Equatorial Guinea will finish sixth year in Havana

A group of 35 students from the Faculty of Medicine of the city of Bata, Equatorial Guinea, left to Cuba where they will end the sixth year of their studies. The aforementioned faculty was created in 2000 in collaboration with Cuban government. Read More

Road accidents have claimed more than 500 lives this year

Committed indiscipline and irresponsibility on the road claimed the lives of more than 500 Cubans in traffic accidents between January and September this year. Compared to the same period in 2013, there are 29 deaths more in 2014. Read More

Injured Cuban athlete Mabel Gay

Mabel Gay, Cuban triple jumper, cannot participate in the athletics competition of the XXII Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz, because of an injury in the pubic bone, announced today the medical head of the Cuban delegation, Pavel Pino. Read More

Cuba rejects human trafficking and sexual abuse

Cuba's government has announced the implementation of zero tolerance to crimes of trafficking in all its forms and sexual abuse. The Foreign Ministry has presented a report further explains that this policy is implemented through a series of actions and measures aimed at improving the prevention, strengthen the confrontation, severely punish the perpetrators and provide protection to victims. Read More

Adrian Berazaín's new album “Si te hago una canción”

The young Cuban singer Adrian Berazaín, says his second album “Si te hago una canción” surpasses in reflection and boldly its predecessor. Berazaín, graphic designer-turned musician, became popular two years ago with his first album "Como los locos". Read More

Cuban Government is working to rescue the city Santiago de Cuba

Santiago de Cuba was the seventh villa founded by Diego Velázquez, and in July 2015 will mark 500 years of this event. To commemorate this anniversary, the Cuban government has proposed to rescue the architectural and spiritual heritage of the city. Read More

A growing number of Cuban doctors leave the missions abroad

Cuban doctors that are working on internationalist missions are supported by the United States to abandon the program of collaboration and traveling to the North American country. Every year the number of these professionals who drop mainly in Latin America increases. Read More

November 18th

Cuba promotes its offerings at the International Tourism Fair in Shanghai

Cuba promoted its destination in the recently concluded International Tourism Trade Fair in Shanghai, the biggest event of its kind in Asia, and attracted the interest of travel agencies and tour operators participating. Read More

Started in Havana Partagas brand event

The XXVII edition of the Meeting of Clients and Friends of the Partagas House held in Havana from November 17 to 21. The event is attended by 350 businessmen from twenty countries, interested in smoking cigars. Read More

Cuban Jorge Luis Suarez arrived first in Marabana 2014

Cuban Jorge Luis Suárez won the XXVIII edition of Marabana dedicated to 495 anniversary of the founding of Havana. The 42 kilometers and 195 meters were traveled in two hours, 28 minutes and 45 seconds. Suarez was followed by Alexeis Machado (2: 34.51) and Yumier Fouman Santiesteban (2: 34.56). Read More