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September 25th

Partagas Maduro No.1 cigar will be released

Cuban tobacco company Habanos SA will launch a new product called Partagas Maduro No. 1 with an extra period of fermentation that enhances its strong tied, recently announced the digital portal of that company. Read More

Criminal Science in Cuba highlighted technological advances

As part of the 9th Symposium of Criminal Technics Tecnicrim 2015 which kicked off Wednesday at Havana´s International Convention Center, Cuban Forensic expert Jorge Gonzalez Perez, Dean of Havana´s School of Medical Sciences, with forty years of experience in the field offered a master conference on the state of forensic sciences on the island. Read More

Cuba will reach 3 million tourists soon, tourism official predicts

Cuban Tourism official Pablo Vazquez said in Panama that given the tourist boom witnessed by the island, marked by a 17 percent growth, Cuba nears three million foreign vacationers. Read More

Ecuadorian President appreciates Cuban medical assistance

Ecuador´s President Rafael Correa said that during his mandate the number of medical consultations increased from 16 million to 36 million thanks to his government support and the collaboration of Cuba. Read More

September 24th

Havana: muse and inspiration in the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid

Last Tuesday September 22 the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid (MBFWM) held in the Spanish capital was closed. The event, which allowed knowing what renowned designers in the European city are cooking, reserved its last day for new and young talents of Spanish design. Read More

Nicaragua National soccer team beats Cuba´s U-23

The senior team of Nicaragua defeated 1-0 Cuban Under 23 squad, in the first of two friendly matches at Pedro Marrero Stadium in Havana. Read More

President of International Judo Federation to arrive in Cuba

Marius Vizer, president of the International Judo Federation, will arrive today in Havana, where he will serve a working agenda until February 28. Read More

Havana: Colombian Government and FARC-EP closer to final peace accord

Army General Raul Castro, President of the Cuban councils of State and Ministers said in Havana during the signing ceremony of a joint communique between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP) that we are closer to achieving the peace that the Colombian people deserves and has longed for. Read More

Raul Castro arrive in New York

Army General Raul Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, arrived at noon in New York city, to attend the UN Sustainable Development Summit 2015 and participate in the General Debate of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly. The Cuban delegation includes Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, along his Deputy Abelardo Moreno, and the Cuban Permanent representative to the UN Rodolfo Reyes. Read More

Cuban musicians nominated for 2015 Latin Grammies

Cuban musicians were nominated on Wednesday for the 2015 Latin Grammy Awards, convened annually by the Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences of the United States. Read More