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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: 

Cuba and Gabon strengthen bilateral ties

Havana News - Fri, 2017-05-05 16:40
Summary:  Bruno Rodriguez, Cuban Foreign Minister, welcomed Pacome Moubelet, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, La Francophonie, Regional Integration, and Gabonese Abroad, who is on an official visit to the Caribbean island, reports Prensa Latina. Image: 

Ecuadoran Sports Minister: Learn Cuba’s Experience

Havana News - Fri, 2017-05-05 16:22
Summary:  Ecuador’s Sports Minister Pamela Morcillo Ortiz said on Thursday in Havana that “we are learning on Cuba’s experience”, while speaking to Cuban journalists. Image: 

FIFA President starts Visit to Cuba

Havana News - Fri, 2017-04-28 20:28
Summary:  Gianni Infantino, president of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA by its French acronym), will make a brief visit to Cuba on Saturday, April 29th. Image: 

New sausage production plant opens in Havana

Havana News - Thu, 2017-04-20 22:15
Summary:  The Food Production Company (PRODAL), in this capital, has opened a modern sausage production plant, which makes possible to substitute imports and deliver a larger volume of food to the population. Image: 

Cuban Tourism Minister Assesses Preparations for FitCuba 2017

Havana News - Wed, 2017-04-19 15:45
Summary:  Cuba’s Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz toured on Tuesday the streets of Holguin to evaluate the construction process in that eastern city in preparation for the International Tourism Fair. Image: 

Cuba and the Republic of Congo Determined to Strengthen Bilateral Ties

Havana News - Tue, 2017-04-18 14:12
Summary:  The President of the Cuban National Assembly, Esteban Lazo and the Prime Minister of the Republic of Congo, Clement Mouamba expressed on Monday in Havana the determination of strengthening commercial, economic ties and cooperation between both nations. Image: 

UN Rights expert acknowledges Cuban fight against trafficking

Havana News - Sat, 2017-04-15 15:48
Summary:  Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Victims of Trafficking in Persons, especially women and children, recognized the political will and strengths of Cuba to prevent this global scourge. Image: 

May Day Celebrations, over 1200 Foreign Visitors

Havana News - Sat, 2017-04-15 15:36
Summary:  Over 1200 foreign visitors, many of them US citizens, will participate at May Day celebrations in Cuba, which include a march on Havana´s Jose Marti Revolution Square. Image: 

Academic sessions of Ballet Schools meeting begins in Havana

Havana News - Mon, 2017-04-10 22:53
Summary:  The 23rd International Meeting of Ballet Academies begins today at the Fernando Alonso School in Havana city, with the presence of specialists from a dozen countries. Image: 

Cuban FM calls for unity against threats to the region

Havana News - Mon, 2017-04-10 22:32
Summary:  Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez called for unity and solidarity in the face of the rapid development of recent events in the region and threats to peace in Latin America and the Caribbean. Image: 

Can-Am baseball league official visits Cuba

Havana News - Wed, 2017-04-05 17:27
Summary:  Michel Laplate, president of the Québec Capitales franchise and vice-president of the Can-Am Independent Baseball League, heads a delegation that arrived in Havana on a working visit. Image: 

Cuban and Chilean Business Executives Sign Contract on Nickel

Havana News - Wed, 2017-04-05 16:37
Summary:  Cuban and Chilean business executives signed on Tuesday in Havana a contract of the International Economic Association to begin a feasible study on the extraction of iron and chromium in the area of Nicaro in the province of eastern Holguin. Image: 

Cruises to Cuba on the rise

Havana News - Wed, 2017-04-05 16:28
Summary:  New arrivals of US cruise companies Pearl Seas, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruises took place during the first quarter of 2017 to Havana, which is in line with the projections of the development of such attractive activity in Cuba. Image: 

Another American Cruise Company arrives in Havana

Havana News - Fri, 2017-03-31 17:51
Summary:  The American Company Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Ltd. -based in Miami, made today the first operation to Cuba destination with the arrival of the cruiser Azamara Quest to Havana bay. Image: