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Cubans can participate in the US Visa Lottery

As in previous years, Cubans may participate in the Diversity Visa Program 2017 in the United States, the registration period began on October 1st and will run until noon on November 3rd. Read More

Cuba locks negotiations with the US on commercial flights

The Miami Herald reports that, although five or six big US airlines are "anxious" to start scheduled air services to Cuba, the failure of talks last Monday and Tuesday in Havana for an agreement on the issue is mainly that Cuba has claimed the same right for Cubana, its national airline. Read More

Kerry: End of embargo on Cuba could come before democracy

US Secretary of State, John Kerry, said the end of the embargo on Cuba could come "before there is full democracy" in that country, in a taped interview with the National Television of Chile. Read More

Bart Entertainment and the Cuban Institute of Music signed important agreement

A Convention for the production of concerts of relevant international music artists in Cuba, which will begin from March 2016, took place in Havana at the headquarters of the Ministry of Culture. Read More

US doctors will operate knees for free in Cuban hospital

The nonprofit organization "Operation Walk" based in Los Angeles, California, plans to come to Cuba with 70 doctors on November 11 with the hope of realizing 50 free surgeries. Read More

Raul Castro holds official talks with president of Nauru

Cuban President Raul Castro held official talks with Baron Divavesi Waqa, President, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Public Administration, the Interior and Climate Change of the Republic of Nauru, who is on an official visit to the Caribbean island. Read More

Etecsa authorized in Cuba Internet recharges from abroad

From October 6 users can receive 10 CUC recharges from abroad to surf the Internet if they have a permanent Nauta account. The measure taken by the Cuban Telecommunications Company (ETECSA by its Spanish acronym) was announced Saturday in Granma newspaper. Read More

Mick Jagger is in Havana

A snapshot posted on Facebook by Shangri La nightclub has announced the good news: Mick Jagger is in Havana. Read More