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June 4th

The NY Cosmos walk through Old Havana before leaving Cuba

The NY Cosmos players occupied several tables on the terrace of 'El Patio' restaurant, overlooking the Cathedral Square, which attracted many Cubans and tourists visiting Old Havana. Read More

President of the US Council of Churches claims for the end of the embargo

We will continue working with people of good will in the US for the Congress to eliminate the embargo against Cuba and normalize relations, said Rev. Jim Winkler, Chairman of the National Council of Churches of that country. Read More

The Brazilian finance projects in Cuba

The main financier of several large projects in Cuba is the National Economic and Social Development Bank (BNDES by its Portuguese acronym), including the Port of Mariel megaproject and the purchase of equipment and expansion of several airports in the island. Read More

Cuban medical brigade in Nepal reaches 5097 patients treated

Maile Lama, 80 years old patient from the village Machhegaun, was operated on Wednesday by surgeons of the Cuban Medical Brigade for a squamous cell carcinoma. Read More

June 3rd

Cuba and Russia exchange on peaceful use of nuclear energy

Cuba and Russia assessed the prospects for cooperation in the field of the applications of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes in Moscow today. Read More

A Cuban vaccine against cholera

Dr. Rafael Fando from the National Center for Scientific Research is the principal investigator of the vaccine against cholera. Read More

Jacobson will remain in charge of negotiations for the time being

The US diplomat Roberta Jacobson will continue to lead the negotiations for the restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba, until being confirmed at her new position as ambassador to Mexico , said on Tuesday the State Department. Read More

Profound political and economic changes in Cuba are portended

Juan Triana Cordoví, professor of Economics at the University of Havana, said today that Cuba is bound to profound economic and political changes, which will be staged in the spring of 2016 when the Seventh Congress of the Cuban Communist Party to be held. Read More

The White House is ready to veto legislation that would restrict travels to Cuba

The White House announced on Tuesday its readiness to veto a bill being discussed in Congress on budgets for the urban transport sector, which in its devices restricts travels to Cuba. Read More

The Cosmos thrashed Cuba 4-1 in friendly symbolic match in Havana

The New York Cosmos thrashed Cuba 4-1 yesterday in a symbolic friendly match under the rain in Havana. Read More