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Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra ranks 15th in Down Under race

Stirling, Australia, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra, a member of the Astana Women’s Team club, on Saturday ranked 15TH in stage 3 of the 2020 Santos Tour Down Under, moving up to five places in the general … Continue reading

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Havana among FlightNetwork’s preferences

Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Canadian website FlightNetwork chose Havana among the world’s 50 most beautiful cities, ranking 28th on the list. Named one of the new seven wonders of the world, Havana has so much to offer. The … Continue reading

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Cuban and Chinese children honor Jose Marti

FotosPL: Yolaidy Martínez Beijing, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Chinese children on Saturday joined their respective cultures in an event to honor the 167th birthday Cuban National Hero Jose Marti. Among music, dance, visual arts and poetry, the children … Continue reading

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‘Jazz is a way of life,’ says American Victor Goines

Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) ‘Jazz is a way of life, a way of defining people,’ said American instrumentalist Victor Goines who will give a concert here today, Friday, on the occasion of the 35th International Jazz Plaza Festival. Goines, … Continue reading

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World music at Jazz Plaza Festival in Cuba

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Musicians from Cuba, Chile, Mexico, Colombia, the United States, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Canada and Germany will perform on Thursday in this capital, during the 35th edition of the International Jazz Plaza Festival. According to … Continue reading

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Cuba hosts 35th Jazz Plaza International Festival

Havana, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) With a concert by Cuban showman Bobby Carcasses, the 35th Jazz Plaza International Festival will open on Tuesday in this capital and eastern Santiago de Cuba. Carcasses, 2012 National Music Award winner, will open again … Continue reading

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Foreign musicians to attend International Jazz Plaza Festival in Havana

Jan 13 (Radio Rebelde) International businessmen and musicians will arrive in Cuba to attend the most important event of the genre in the country, the 35th International Jazz Plaza Festival, to run from January 14 to 19, in Havana. In … Continue reading

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Santiago de Cuba rises with José Martí example

By Martha Cabrales Arias Santiago de Cuba, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Although these days the proximity of the 167th anniversary of his birth on Tuesday 28 makes his presence more real than ever, José Martí is in this city not … Continue reading

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Cuban artists to perform a Mozart’s opera in the US

Havana, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban musicians will perform an adaptation of Mozart’s opera ‘The Clemency of Titus’, at the Eisenhower Theater of the Kennedy Center, in the US, the Havana Mozart Lyceum has announced. The performances are scheduled for … Continue reading

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Díaz-Canel evokes memory of Cuban heroine Celia Sánchez

Havana, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, today recalled the memory of the Cuban revolutionary, political and research fighter, Celia Sánchez (1920-1980), commemorating 40 years of her death. Celia teaches us the virtues that we must … Continue reading

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