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Thousands youths graduate from Information Technology schools in eastern Cuba

The number of youths graduated from mid-level Information Technology centers in Las Tunas province, since 1973, has increased to over 50, 000 with the recent graduation of 2,628 students in 24 IT specialties. Read More

Local TV Festival coming soon to Las Tunas, Cuba

A national festival of local television stations is scheduled to be held in the eastern Cuban province of Las Tunas from May 23rd-25th. Speaking to a press conference, Rafaela Balanza, an official from the Cuban Radio and Television Institute (ICRT), a record number of 333 programs and documentaries will compete in this edition of the National Local TV Stations Festival. Read More

Film Appreciation Festival in Las Tunas

The 14th Film Appreciation Festival Cinemazu in Las tunas from May 22nd to 25th, will be dedicated to the best of the Spanish cinema of all the times. It is a true delight for the public of this territory of Cuba where the Spanish cinema has its fans. The contest will screen films of classic Spanish folm makers such as Pedro Almodovar, Alejandro Amenabar, Luis Buñuel, Vigas Lunas and Carlos Saura, among others. Read More

Ended in Las Tunas the National Guitar Orchestra Encounter

The First National Guitar Orchestra Encounter in Cuba ended in this eastern Cuban city with the presentation in the Tunas Theater of a giant orchestra, made up by members of groups participating in the event. Seven orchestras from several provinces in the country met during an entire week in this province to reafirm, away from styles, criteria and preferences, the vitality of the Cuban Guitar School. Read More

Cuba's Las Tunas to host weightlifting championship

The eastern Cuban province of Las Tunas will be the venue for the upcoming national, first category, male weightlifting championship. Read More

Solar power expanding in Las Tunas, Cuba

The use of solar power is gaining momentum in the eastern Cuban province of Las Tunas. Currently some 6,330 tons of oil are been saved there thanks the use of the alternative source of energy. Read More

12 Countries to Cuban Educational Seminar

Some 80 professionals from 12 countries confirmed attendance at the Fifth International Workshop Educational Innovation 21st Century. The May 22-25 forum in Las Tunas, Cuba, was co-sponsored by the local CEDUT (Center of Studies of University Education) and UN Regional Office for Education for Latin America and the Caribbean. Read More

Guitar Orchestras Festival in Las Tunas

The First National Guitar Orchestras Festival opened in eastern Las Tunas city with the participation of seven groups from across the country. The inauguration gala features two orchestra made up of elementary and intermediate level musicians from the Las Tunas Arts School. Read More

Cigar production up in Las Tunas province

The manufacture of exportable cigars continues to grow in Cuba's eastern Las Tunas province, despite the lack of experience of local cigar makers in this activity Read More

Cuba baseball playoffs begin today

Las Tunas and Camaguey won the last two playoff slots over the weekend and post season play gets under way for the surviving eight teams on Tuesday and Wednesday in the 2006-7 Cuban Baseball League. Read More

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