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February 12th

Important rock band will perform in Cuba

The band The Dead Daisies (Dead margaritas), which brings together historical figures of rock, will land in Havana to offer two concerts: next February 25 in the Maxim Rock, where they also will share a workshop with Cuban musicians, and Saturday 28 in the Pink Hall of Tropical. Read More

General Secretary of UNASUR calls for an end to the economic blockade

General secretary of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur), Ernesto Samper, considered that lifting US sanctions against Cuba and evacuate the US military base at Guantanamo (in Cuba) are among the issues that need to be resolved for normalization of relations between Havana and Washington. Read More

Gente de Zona wants to sing with Alejandro Sanz

Alejandro Sanz is the "first on the list" of artists with whom Gente de Zona would collaborate, after the success of "Bailando," which plays with Enrique Iglesias and Descemer Bueno, that has earned global passport to go touring Europe. Read More

Started in Havana Cerro Pelado-Granma International Tournament

Cerro Pelado-Granma International Tournament will be held from February 11 to 15, in the Cuban capital. The members of the national wrestling team are training really hard in order to defeat foreign competitors. Read More

Chess player Ermes Espinosa dominates the men's championship of Villa Clara

Young MF Ermes Espinosa, Villa Clara, leads with five points from a possible six male chess tournament which is located in this city. Read More

Experts encourage fishing and consumption of lionfish that inhabits Cuban coast

To achieve greater control of the reproduction of lionfish in the southern province of Sancti Spiritus, CITMA experts in the territory encourage its fishing and consumption by locals. Read More

Diplomats from Cuba and the United States attended a Mass of Cardinal Jaime Ortega at Vatican

Ambassadors of Cuba and the United States to the Holy See attended Monday in Rome at a Mass celebrated by the Archbishop of Havana, Jaime Ortega y Alamino, who welcomed the agreement to restore relations between the two countries. Read More

Cuba and South Korea seek to normalize diplomatic relations

South Korea expressed its willingness to improve bilateral relations with Cuba, said Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se and said it was the first time that his country will give real steps to establish such relations and increase its diplomatic presence in Central and South America. Read More

MLB’s teams Red Sox and Orioles want to travel to Cuba

The Red Sox are exploring the possibility of playing an exhibition game in Cuba this spring, ESPN reported. Read More

February 10th

Cuba won the Caribbean Series

Cuban team won the final match against Mexico in the Caribbean Series. After 55 years, a team of the island, Vegueros of Pinar del Río, imposed in the tournament. Read More