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November 13th

Cuba will try to break Guinness record with giant salsa round dance

Since October 28 when the notice was filed, Cuban dancers have shown interest in participating in the giant Rueda de Casino (salsa round dance)which intends next November 25 to break a Guinness Record. Read More

UN expert praises Cuba’s achievements in AIDS prevention

The Executive Director of UNAIDS, Michel Sidibé, praised on Thursday in this capital Cuba’s achievements in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of HIV/AIDS, and particularly for being the first country to eliminate mother-child transmission. Read More

Cuba and Antigua and Barbuda ratify bonds of friendship and solidarity

On an official visit to the island for the first time, Gerald Watt, president of the Chamber of Deputies of Antigua and Barbuda was received by Politburo member Esteban Lazo, president of the National Assembly of the People’s Power, to whom he expressed his willingness to strengthen bilateral bonds. Read More

1st Cuban-Russian Seminar was held in Havana

The Seminar illustrated the interest of the two nations to increase bonds favoring a greater economic-productive integration in the development of advanced productions. Read More

Rainfall average in Cuba in 2015 lower than historic average

Despite the improvement experienced in different parts of the national territory, the efficient use of water is essential, taking into account the significant deficits of rain for several months. Read More

ETECSA opens eight new WIFI public areas in Cuba

The Telecommunications Company of Cuba, ETECSA reports on the opening of eight other WIFI areas for wireless Internet access located in parks and urban zones of high nflux of public. Read More

More than 200 peace activists will demand in Guantanamo the abolition of military bases

The Cuban Movement for Peace will require the closure of the US naval base in the eastern province of Guantanamo and the return of the territory illegally occupied during an international meeting bringing together more than 200 peace activists from all over the planet, near the US military base. Read More

November 12th

Busy agenda of US Secretary of Agriculture in Cuba

Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, Thomas Vilsack, will carry out a busy program of activities on the island during his working visit, which began on Wednesday and will last for another two days. Read More

Cuba welcomes 2016 urban rally event

On the occasion of the recently concluded International Fair of Havana it was announced the celebration in Cuba of the tourist event "Urban Rally Challenge", to be held from 9 to 11 next September. Read More

The cheerful and vibrant Cuba of Peter Turnley´s lens arrives in Havana

Photographer Peter Turnley will exhibit in Havana a selection of his work, including photos of a "dynamic and vibrant" Cuba, in the first major exhibition of an American on the island in more than five decades, on November 13 at the Museum of Fine Art. Read More