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May 27th

UE and Cuba accelerate negotiations seeking agreement before the end of 2015

The European Union and Cuba agreed to accelerate the pace of negotiations to improve bilateral relations, hoping to achieve the basics for an agreement before the end of 2015, Federica Mogherini, head of EU foreign policy, said on Tuesday. Read More

Son of Fidel Castro will give photography classes to US tourists

Alex Castro, son of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, will direct photographic workshops with the artist Ramses Batista for small groups of Americans travelling to the island willing to spend the money visiting and capturing images in corners of Havana normally reserved for Cubans and beyond the tourist curtain, as stated in the advertising note. Read More

Ernest Hemingway International Fishing Tournament started in Havana

Sea and Cuba lovers will compete from today for lifting the cup of the Ernest Hemingway International Marlin Fishing Tournament, which 65th edition is already the most attended in the last decade. Read More

The Baltimore Orioles return to Cuba

Rob Manfred, commissioner of Major League Baseball (MLB), spent months engrossed in taking his league to Cuba, today he can sleep peacefully, his dream has become true: the national team of Cuba and a branch of the Baltimore Orioles will face in Havana in a friendly match. Read More

US fishermen attend Hemingway Tournament in Cuba

José Miguel Diaz Escrch, Commodore of the Hemingway International Yacht Club confirmed today the arrival to Cuba of the first group of US competitors participating in the 65th Ernest Hemingway International Tournament Fishing of Marlin. Read More

President of El Salvador to Arrive in Cuba on Tuesday

Salvador Sanchez Ceren, President of the Republic of El Salvador , will come to Cuba on Tuesday May 26 on an official visit. Read More

May 26th

Cuban medical brigade in Nepal has treated two thousand patients so far

The Cuban medical brigade in Nepal already treated two thousand patients in areas that were severely affected by the earthquake last month. Residents in the districts of Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur have benefited from the Cuban personnel, as announced Granma newspaper. Read More

Life expectancy in Cuba amounts to 78.45 years

At the close of the three-year period 2011-2013, life expectancy at birth of the Cuban population reached 78.45 years, a figure that places the island among the 25 most advantaged nations of the world in this important indicator of human progress in society. Read More

Ofertas newspaper, new way for advertising in Cuba, is on sale

Ofertas, publication of the Cuban News Agency, specializing in advertising and ads for natural and legal persons, is already in many newsstands in the western provinces, for the price of three Cuban pesos (CUP). Read More

Cuban Manduley highlights in Canadian Baseball League

After four days of his debut in the league of the Canadian-American Association of Professional Baseball, shortstop Yordan Manduley stands out among the Cuban players hired by the Quebec Capitals. Read More