Category Archives: Cultural

House-Building Plan Increases in Eastern Cuban Province

Camaguey, Cuba, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) After the damage caused by Hurricane Irma in Cuba on September 9, the city of Nuevitas, located 50 kilometers north of the city of Camaguey, the provincial capital of the same name, is pushing … Continue reading

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Cuba Receives 204 Books Donated by the Institute of Spanish History

By Glenda Arcia Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s Institute of History (IHC) received today 204 books published between 1858 and 2011, as part of a collaboration agreement with Spain that includes the exchange of documents of great relevance for … Continue reading

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Cuba: Women’s Judo Team Reaches Top Competition

Maylin del Toro is looking to win gold at the Dominican Republic’s Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Stadium. | Photo: Granma The women’s judo team of Cuba has reached the Barranquilla 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games, which is scheduled to … Continue reading

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Meliá Cuba to Reopen Hotels after Hurricane Irma Read more at: http://www.caribbeannewsdigital.com/en/noticia/melia-cuba-reopen-hotels-after-hurricane-irma

Oct. 17, 2017 — Cooperation with the Cuban tourism authorities and the crucial support of employees has made it possible to quickly repair the facilities damaged by the hurricane which affected the destinations of Jardines del Rey, Cayo Santa María … Continue reading

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World Authority Praises Importance of Pineapple in Cuba

Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Pineapple Working Group at the International Society for Horticultural Sciences (ISHS), Domingo Haroldo Reinhardt, has praised today the importance of this fruit, considered the queen among all tropical ones. In conversation … Continue reading

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Cuba Reiterates Respect for the Diversity of Political Systems

Moscow, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The vice president of the National Assembly of People’s Power, Ana María Mari Machado, reiterated today in St. Petersburg Cuba”s respect for the diversity of political, social, cultural and religious systems. During the debates at … Continue reading

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Dominica thanks Cuba for assistance after Hurricane Maria

Havana, Cuba, Oct 17.- The people and government are grateful for Cuban assistance to the island of Dominica, which was devastated in September by Hurricane Maria, said Mathew Walter, the Dominican ambassador to Cuba. When Hurricane Maria was raging, Cuba … Continue reading

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Nature Tourism Has Strong Roots in Eastern Cuba

Baracoa, Cuba, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The director of the Flora and Fauna Company in the eastern territory of Baracoa, Mauro Cala, said today that nature tourism here has strong roots today. He pointed out that this company serves two … Continue reading

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Cuba Ready for High Tourist Season

Radio Cadena Agramonte |Havana, Oct 16.- Despite the problems caused by meteorological events such as hurricanes, Cuban authorities reiterate that their tourist facilities are ready to start the high season (November-April) in the island. Spokespersons from different territories affirm this … Continue reading

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Young People Worldwide March for Peace in Sochi

By Antonio Rondon Garcia Sochi, Russia, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Young people from all over the world have marched today for peace at the Olympic Village of this southern Russian resort, and reaffirmed in the central square the solidarity and … Continue reading

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