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March 11th

Cubans have 72% of European genes

Cubans have, on average, 72 percent of genes of European ancestry, 20 percent of Africans and eight percent Native American, says new research from the National Centre for Medical Genetics (CNGM). Read More

Digna Guerra received the decoration Honoris Causa

The choir director Digna Guerra received the status of Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of the Arts in Havana, for her "vast and prolific career", official media reported. Read More

Started in Cuba polio vaccination campaign

Nearly half a million Cuban children will be immunized as part of the National Polio Vaccination Campaign that takes place from Monday until next March 15. Read More

Notable growth of international tourism in Cuba

International tourism to the island rose in January, a month after Havana and Washington agreed to restore relations, with growth of 16% over the same month last year, said on Monday the National Statistics Office (NSO). Read More

Botswana also has the attention of Cuban doctors

Almost a hundred Cuban health collaborators provide services in Botswana, now with the arrival in this country in southern Africa with a new group of 21 specialists. Read More

Venezuelan missile frigate will be repaired in Cuba

The missile frigate General Soublette of Venezuela Navy will undergo major repairs in a military shipyard in Cuba. Read More

An American photographer was mistakenly arrested in Cuba

In his first visit to Cuba on last December, the American photographer Steven Spencer was handcuffed by police after exhibiting his art on the exterior walls of the place where he was staying. Read More

The New York Cosmos team will play in Havana

Football fans will enjoy the first week of June the arrival of New York Cosmos team to Havana. The club where plays the recognized Raul Gonzalez, former player of Real Madrid, will play a friendly against the national team of Cuba, as reported The New York Times. Read More

Cuban doctors will provide services in Bahrain

A group of Cuban doctors will start working in Bahrain as part of an agreement signed between the governments of both countries in August 2014, Cuban Foreign Ministry reported. Read More

Cuba and Paris Club continue their negotiations

In recent months, Cuba has been visited by personalities and senior government officials, as well as men in the world of business, trade and investment. Read More