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November 24th

Emir of Qatar arrived in Cuba

His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, arrived on an official visit to Cuba, in Sunday afternoon, November 22, the Cubaminrex site reported. Read More

The crossing of Cubans to reach the US

The Cubans left the island legally towards different South American nations, like Ecuador, and from there they made it to Colombia and Panama to finally arrive in Costa Rica in route to the United States encouraged by the US dry-feet, wet-feet and the Cuban Adjustment Act. Read More

Ebola reappears in Liberia

Barely two months after WHO declared Liberia as a country free of Ebola, the country has 153 people under health surveillance in an attempt to control the new outbreak of Ebola. Read More

Tense circumstances for Cubans stranded in Costa Rica

The situation of the over 2 thousand Cubans stranded in Costa Rica could be described as calm and tense at the same time as they hope that next Tuesday´s Central American and Caribbean ministerial forum finds a solution to their case. Read More

President of Red Cross International Committee visits Cuba

The president of the Red Cross International Committee Peter Maurer is paying a working visit to Cuba on Monday, November 23. Read More

Mexican Agriculture Minister pays working visit to Cuba

Mexico’s Agriculture, Ranching, Fishing and Food secretary Jose Calzada is paying a working visit to Cuba November 23 to explore new opportunities of trade and cooperation with the island. Read More

Traffic accidents kill over 600 Cubans this year

Traffic accidents continued to claim lives in Cuba with a total of 615 by the end of October, an average of eight fatal victims in every 10 accidents, according to the Cuban Interior Ministry. Read More

November 20th

Guantanamo hosts World Peace Council Session

The Executive Committee of the World Peace Council is meeting in the eastern Cuban city of Guantanamo. Read More

Havana Club luxury rum for pairing with Cohiba cigars

One of the latest products of Havana Club, rum "Union", won in the past FIHAV 2015 Visual Communication Design Award for being the first Cuban rum designed to pair with cigars, another icon of the island. Read More

Cuban immigrants left stranded between Costa Rica and Nicaragua

An article published on Granma newspaper on Friday, entitled “The Odyssey for the American Dream” addressed the situation of nearly 2000 Cubans left stranded in Costa Rica, which have raised concern of countries of the region, currently trying to come up with a solution to the case. Read More