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March 18th

Excellent performance of Yasmany Tomas

In Scottsdale, Arizona, Cuban Yasmany Tomas was his first start in the outfield in the victory achieved on Monday 6x2 Arizona Diamondbacks over the Chicago White Sox on a training game. Read More

National Archive of Cuba begins scanning its collections

Experts from the National Archives of the Republic of Cuba (ARNAC), headquartered in Havana, began digitizing least 300 maps of their holdings and collections of the institution, local media reported today. Read More

Giorgio Lingua will be the new apostolic ambassador for Cuba

The pope Francisco appointed Giorgio Lingua who until now was nuncio to Iraq and Jordan, as new apostolic "ambassador" in Cuba, reported the Vatican press office. Read More

Cuban medical brigade completes its work in Liberia

As Liberia enters its second week with no new cases of Ebola, the Embassy of Cuba in Monrovia officially announced during a farewell ceremony the end of the mission of a medical team sent by the authorities of the island to the West African country ravaged by virus. Read More

Cuban students could return to study in Russia

The chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Federation of the Federal Assembly (bicameral parliament) of Russia, Konstantin Kosachev, argued today in Havana to boost a collaborative project for Cuban students to study in Russian universities. Read More

Cuba faces Puerto Rico at the Pan American Volleyball Cup U18

Cuba looking for his first success in the III Pan American Cup volleyball female sub 18 when they face today Puerto Rico in Group B of the tournament to be held until 22 in the Sports City Coliseum. Read More

Cuban Vice President visits South Africa

First Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel, arrived in the morning of Monday, March 16 to Johannesburg, for an official visit to South Africa during which will meet with senior leaders of that country and will visit various sites of social and cultural interest. Read More

Cuban delegation will participate in World Tourism Fair in Paris

A Cuban delegation will visit France, fifth source market of tourists to the island, to participate in the World Tourism Fair (MAP) to be held as every year in Paris. Read More

The singer Paulo FG debut in the film world

The Cuban singer Paulo Fernandez Gallo is one of the protagonists of the Cuban film "Forbidden Flight" which will be released soon in Havana. The film will premiere on March 24, in the context of the activities for the new anniversary of the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry (ICAIC). Read More

The Brazilian government criticized the measures taken by Cuba about the family of doctors who provide collaboration in Brazil

The president of the Brazilian Medical Association (AMB), Florentino Cardoso, described as "excessive cruelty" the pressure that Cuban government is creating to the families of participating doctors in the Brazilian program "More doctors", to return to the island. Read More