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Spanish royal couple open exhibition by Prensa Latina and EFE

FotosPL: Miguel Guzmán Havana, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Spanish King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia opened in Cuba a photographic exhibition by Prensa Latina and EFE news agencies and supported by Iberia airline at the Alicia Alonso Grand Theater of … Continue reading

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Spanish king and queen arrive in Cuba

Havana, Nov 12 (Prensa Latina) Spanish King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia arrived in Cuba, where they will undertake an official visit. Upon arriving in Cuba on Monday, the monarchs were received at the Jose Marti International Airport by Foreign … Continue reading

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Validity of Fidel Castro’s ideas highlighted in Cuba

Havana, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Researcher at the University of Arts of Cuba Ydelsis Garcia said that the ideas of the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, is today a source of inspiration for new generations seeking to build … Continue reading

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Cuba opens exhibition of exportable goods at Havana trade fair

Foto: ACNHavana, Nov 5 (Prensa Latina) In the context of the Havana International Fair (FIHAV 2019), Cuba on Tuesday inaugurated an exhibition of national exportable goods, as part of the island’s strategy to boost the economy. Under the motto ‘Por … Continue reading

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Habaneras Festival celebrates half a millennium of the Cuban capital

Havana, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) The Habaneras Festival begins here today with an inaugural concert by Spanish group Mariners de Riera together with Cuban soprano Johana Simon, as part of activities to mark 500th anniversary of the founding of Havana, … Continue reading

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Havana gets ready to celebrate its 500th anniversary

Havana, Nov 3 (Prensa Latina) In a few days Havana’s 500th celebrations will have as main stages emblematic sites of the capital, and its main protagonists will be the local population and visitors. According to the government of this city, … Continue reading

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Italy illuminates Havana on its 500th anniversary

Havana, Oct 30 (Prensa Latina) On the occasion of the celebrations for the 500th anniversary of the founding of Havana, the Luci d’Artista project, by scenographer Carmelo Giammello, will illuminate on Wednesday Galiano Avenue in this capital, as a preamble … Continue reading

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Fihav to welcome businesses from more than 50 countries betting on Cuba

“WE are celebrating this 27th edition at a special moment. The blockade persists, intensified in recent times with absurd measures, but in any event, the Fair is not only going to be held, but will consolidate its status as one … Continue reading

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Cuba Opens Stores to Retain Foreign Currencies, Boost Economy

October 29, 2019 The stores’ openings took place as part of the measures decided by the Cuban government last September to avoid the flight of capital abroad. Cuba’s government officialized Monday the opening of 13 chain stores with the goal of selling … Continue reading

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Writers from 20 countries to attend Venezuelan Book Fair

Caracas, Oct 30 (Prensa Latina) Writers from 20 countries will meet in Venezuela from November 7 to 17 to attend the 15th International Book Fair of the South American country (FILVEN 2019), according to the Minister of Culture, Ernesto Villegas. … Continue reading

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