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May 30th

Cuba beats Puerto Rico in Women’s Pan American Handball

The Cuban team defeated Puerto Rico 32-26 and got its ticket to the final of the XIII Pan American Women's Handball Championship, which takes place at Kid Chocolate multipurpose room in Havana. Read More

Obama visits La Ermita del Cobre, symbol of Cuban exile in Miami

The US president, Barack Obama, unexpectedly visited today La Ermita de la Caridad del Cobre, symbol of the Cuban exile community in the process of restoration of relations between the two countries. Read More

May 29th

Ice skating on the Havana seawall promenade!

The ice rink installed in the Havana seawall promenade by the American artists Duke Riley and Kitty Joe Sainte-Marie is the biggest show of this XII Havana Biennial, a project that could stay in Cuba if the authorities keep the security of all implements. Read More

Sotheby's sells a Lam for $ 1.2 million

Sotheby's auctioned Les oiseaux voliés, by Cuban Wifredo Lam, in $ 1.2 million in a double session of Latin American art. Read More

Rihanna visits Havana to record a video clip

Barbadian singer Rihanna is currently visiting Cuba for what appears to be recording a music video in several locations in Havana, so she is surrounded by a heavy security operation to protect her from the flashes of photographers. Read More

Cuba is about to be removed from the list of countries sponsoring terrorism.

Today May 29 marks the 45 days that President Barack Obama announced, last April 14, his decision to remove Cuba from the list of countries that sponsor terrorism. Since the Congress has not blocked it; it is only a matter of hours that Cuba to be officially excluded from the blacklist. Read More

Pelé and the New York Cosmos will arrive in Cuba on Sunday

The authorities of the club New York Cosmos confirmed that the team will arrive on Sunday to Havana to hold a friendly match against the Cuban national team, on June 2, at Pedro Marrero Stadium. Read More

Iberia returns to Havana

Three years ago Iberia announced the suspension of its flights to Havana, along with other destinations also suspended. Read More

May 28th

President of the Spanish Congress plans to travel to Cuba

Jesus Posada, president of the Spanish Congress, intends to visit Cuba next September with MPs from other parliamentary groups. Read More

One of the richest men in Miami lands in the Havana Biennial

Jorge Perez, art developer and sponsor, known for his contribution in millions of dollars to the collection of Perez Art Museum of Miami, traveled to the Cuban capital especially for the XII Biennial of Havana. Read More