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November 26th

Brazilian and Uruguayan FM pay official visit to Cuba

The foreign ministers of Brazil, Mauro Viera, and of Uruguay, Rodolfo Nin Novoa, are visiting Cuba on Wednesday to consider opportunities to further expand economic collaboration relations with the island. Read More

Cuba and the US sign first environmental accord since thaw

Cuba and the United States signed on Tuesday in Washington a joint declaration to collaborate in environmental protection. Read More

Cuba already has 50 WI-FI hotspots

The Telecommunications Company of Cuba, ETECSA (by its Spanish acronym) opened from Tuesday another four WIFI areas for wireless Internet access, located in parks and urban areas of public high influx. Read More

November 25th

Cuba stands out in research and application of ozone therapy

Cuba stands out among the countries with more scientific researches with ozone therapy and is among the first to regularize it in the world, which places it as an international leader, said an expert. Read More

Cuba's Septeto Santiaguero won Latin Grammy Award

The album Tributo a Los Compadres. No quiero llanto by the Septeto Santiaguero and Dominican singer José Alberto "El Canario", won last Thursday the 2015 Latin Grammy Award in Best Traditional Tropical Album. Read More

Foreign Ministers seek to resolve situation of Cubans stranded in Costa Rica

The foreign ministers of Central American countries are meeting Tuesday in El Salvador to address the situation of over 5 thousand Cubans stranded in Costa Rica in their attempt to emigrate to the United States. Read More

Cuba increases rice production with the help of Viet Nam

Currently, Cuba imports more than 400,000 tons of rice annually from Brazil, Bolivia and Viet Nam, equivalent to 60 percent of the island’s total consumption, hence the need to increase national production. Read More

Cuba and Qatar sign cooperation agreement

With the signing of this document, the willingness of the authorities of the State of Qatar of executing investments in Cuba over the next five years was ratified. Read More

Cuban President Raul Castro receives Emir of Qatar

Raul Castro received, on the morning of November 23, His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, who is on an official visit to the Caribbean island. Read More

The band Earth, Wind & Fire will perform in March at the Havana World Music

In the third edition of the Havana World Music festival, to be held in Havana from 24 to 27 March, the presence of the American band Earth, Wind & Fire is expected. Read More