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Swiss scientific vessel to arrive in Cuba

Havana News - Tue, 2017-07-18 20:49
Summary:  A Swiss scientific vessel called Race for Water Odyssey will arrive on Thursday at Sierra Maestra Cruise Terminal in the Bay of Havana. Image: 

UN Human rights independent expert starts visit to Cuba

Havana News - Tue, 2017-07-11 15:10
Summary:  Virginia Dandan, an independent expert on Human Rights and International Solidarity of the United Nations (UN), will make an official visit to Cuba today, in response to an invitation from the island government, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Image: 

Cuba strongly rejects European Parliament Resolution

Havana News - Fri, 2017-07-07 00:13
Summary:  The Cuban People´s Power Assembly issued an statement strongly rejecting a Resolution on Cuba approved by the European Parliament this July 5 in Strasburg, France. Image: 

Cuban Sports President receives U21 volleyball team

Havana News - Wed, 2017-07-05 01:26
Summary:  Antonio Becali, president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER by its Spanish acronym), received the Cuban team that won the silver medal in the Men´s U21 World Volleyball Championship held in the Czech Republic. Image: 

Cuba and Slovakia to strengthen relations

Havana News - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:18
Summary:  Cuba and Slovakia highlighted the potential in Bratislava today to expand ties in various areas, during a meeting between the Foreign Minister of the island, Bruno Rodríguez; and his counterpart, Miroslav Lajcak. Image: 

Cuban Health Colaboration Extended to 162 Countries

Havana News - Tue, 2017-06-20 17:06
Summary:  Cuba’s health professionals abroad totalling almost 373 thousand have offered their medical aid to 162 countries since its first colaboration to Chile in 1960. Image: 

Cuba and Syria Ratify Interests in Parliamentary Exchanges

Havana News - Tue, 2017-06-20 17:03
Summary:  The President of the Syrian Friendship with Cuba Parliamentary group, Ayman Malandi ratified on Monday in Damascus an interest in exchanges at that level between both nations during an encounter with the Cuban ambassador to that country, Rogerio Santana. Image: 

Cuba and China Ratify Mutual Trust

Havana News - Tue, 2017-06-20 17:00
Summary:  The President of the National Assembly of the People’s Power Esteban Lazo and the Head of the International Department of the Chinese Communist Party, Song Tao agreed on Monday in Beijing on the high level of mutual trust between both countries. Image: 

Cuba reiterates willingness to keep talks with the US

Havana News - Tue, 2017-06-20 16:58
Summary:  Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, Cuban Foreign Minister, reiterated today from Vienna, Austria, the willingness of the Cuban government to continue dialogue and cooperation on issues of mutual interest with the United States on the basis of equality and respect. Image: 

Cuba and Mozambique sign cooperation agreement on agriculture

Havana News - Fri, 2017-06-16 16:22
Summary:  The ministries of agriculture of Cuba and the Republic of Mozambique today signed a cooperation agreement in this capital with the purpose of developing bilateral ties in this area, as well as food security and agricultural research. Image: 

Cuba and Mexico Sign Health Cooperation Agreement

Havana News - Fri, 2017-06-16 11:55
Summary:  Cuban and Mexican authorities signed on Thursday in Havana, three scientific-technical and academic cooperation agreements in the health sector which will allow expanding and strengthening bilateral ties in the field. Image: 

Cuba to hosts international event on addictions

Havana News - Wed, 2017-06-14 23:51
Summary:  The First International Meeting on Rehabilitation of Addictive Disorders will be held in Holguin city from June 26 to 30, as part of the activities for the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Image: 

Raul Castro receives FM of Luxemburg

Havana News - Tue, 2017-06-13 23:51
Summary:  Cuban President Raul Castro received on Monday the Foreign Minister of Luxemburg Jean Asselborn, who is in Cuba on an official visit. Image: 

Foreign Minister of Luxemburg visits Cuba

Havana News - Mon, 2017-06-12 21:17
Summary:  The Foreign Minister of Luxemburg Jean Asselborn is on an official visit to Cuba since this Sunday June 11. Image: 

President of Baseball Confederation visits Cuba

Havana News - Fri, 2017-05-26 00:19
Summary:  Italian Ricardo Fraccari, president of the World Baseball and Softball Confederation (WBSC), arrived in Cuba to complete an intense work schedule that includes several meetings with local authorities of that sport. Image: 

Cuban and Danish companies to set joint venture to produce pork

Havana News - Thu, 2017-05-25 23:10
Summary:  The Swine Research Institute (IIP by its Spanish acronym) and the Danish company DanAvl develop a project for the future creation of a joint venture, which will enable Cuba to achieve higher yields in pork production. Image: 

Jesse & Joy visit Cuba

Havana News - Wed, 2017-05-17 21:02
Summary:  Brother and sister Jesse and Joy Huerta, members of the duo Jesse & Joy are currently in Cuba. Image: 

First Trade Convention Inaugurated in Havana

Havana News - Tue, 2017-05-16 17:39
Summary:  The Minister of Domestic Trade, Mary Blanca Ortega Barredo said on Monday in Havana that one of the main reasons the island is hosting the First Trade Convention is due to the need to implement public policies to promote development in the country and well-being to its citizens. Image: 

Health Minister from Seychelles Speaks to Cuban Doctors

Havana News - Tue, 2017-05-16 17:28
Summary:  The Health Minister of Seychelles, Jean Paul Adam met on Monday with members of the Cuban Medical Brigade on the occasion of Mother’s Day, informed Prensa Latina News Agency. Image: 

Russia will be in charge of the restoration of the dome of the Capitol of Havana

Havana News - Mon, 2017-05-15 16:40
Summary:  A Russian state-owned company will be in charge of restoring the dome of the Capitol of Havana. Image: