Cubarte, five years opening windows
It provides access to 107 institutions, 149 museums and monuments, 67 cultural magazine, 120 digital bulletins, 68 events, the 14 provinces and through them to each municipality of the country.
Nearly 2,915 users visit the web in Spanish or its versions in English and French everyday what represents 1,547 more than the figure reported last year. All of them accede to the most relevant information on the national artistic development and to the most updated of the contemporary thought.
The signatures of Cuban outstanding intellectuals such as
Cintio Vitier, Lisandro Otero, Armando Hart, Osvaldo Martínez and Graziella Pogolotti enhance the prestige of the "Sharp Writing" Section continuing to gain popularity.
Our staff has guaranteed the daily edition of the Cubarte Newspaper in the three languages as well as that of cultural bulletins in Spanish, English and French every week.
Cubarte Bulletin in Spanish is received by 20, 853 subscribers and its English version by 6, 450 while 6, 220 users receive it in French. This service is offered by e-mail for free.
The site has consolidated as a virtual reference, has enriched its database covering 111,120 articles and it is at disposal of the interested people through the digital searchers and the information and news archives.
In addition, it guarantees services like the entertainment guide, the directory of cultural institutions, virtual art gallery, biographical sketches of 650 intellectuals and artists and the reference of 1,319 important events.
The "Lettres de Cuba" French Magazine published every month and containing interesting articles and daily news updating is visited by thousands of users everyday.
As part of the promotion campaign for the fifth Congress on Culture and Development to be held June 2007 in the Cuban capital, Cubarte opened a new version of the web site to cover the event (www.cultydes.cult.cu) in the three languages which will also be promoted through different links of the system and some others related accesses.