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September 8th

Cuban breaks Guinness record again

Cuban Erick Hernandez introduced today in Havana another Guinness record in ball control, for hitting a ball for more than three hours, sitting and only with feet, digital media reported. Read More

Cuban VP visits North Korea

The Cuban First Vice President, Miguel Diaz Canel, arrived in North Korea where he was received by First Secretary of the Workers Party of Korea, Kim Jong Un, as part of the celebrations for the 55th anniversary of relations between the two nations. Read More

Cuban VP thanks Jamaica for hospitality at the 10th Summit of Petrocaribe

The Vice President of the State Council Salvador Valdes Mesa, who headed the Cuban delegation to the 10th Summit of Petrocaribe, thanked the hospitality the delegation of the island received in Jamaica. Read More

Cuban Fournier finishes sixth in World Rowing Championships

The Cuban Angel Fournier finished sixth in the (M1x) men's single sculls in the World Rowing Championships, based in Aiguebelette, France, contest that granted Olympic tickets to the six A finalists for each of the events convened. Read More

September 4th

Evo Morales: To date, more than six thousand Bolivian doctors trained in Cuba

The president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, yesterday said goodbye to 50 doctors in the country who will attend high complexity specialties in Cuba, the official press reported. Read More

US lobbying giant to advise companies interested in Cuba

Akin Gump, the first US lobbying firm (with $ 36.5 million in revenue in 2014), is opening a new business unit to advise companies interested in the Cuban market, reports The Washington Post on Thursday. Read More

US aims to triple sales of food to Cuba

The Department of Agriculture hopes that US food sales to Cuba reach similar levels before the triumph of the Cuban Revolution. Read More

Gente de Zona among the nominees for the Latin American Music Awards

The Cuban duo Gente de Zona this morning was among the nominees for the first annual Latin American Music Awards, to be broadcast live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Telemundo next October 8, 2015. Read More

Cuba-China bilateral relations: “Together we have paved a road to success”

Cuban first vice-president Miguel Diaz-Canel stressed the advancement reached in the biotechnological exchange between Cuba and China by describing it as a significant pillar of bilateral relations. Read More

Demand of Cuban teaching services abroad continue to increase

Technical Education director Eugenio Gonzalez said that the number of countries requiring Cuban services continue to increase, with requests of professors in areas such as electricity, mechanics, agronomy, math, physics, civil construction and others. Read More