Category Archives: Cultural

US Blockade Causes Multimillion Losses to Cuban Culture

Havana, Aug 27 (Prensa Latina) The economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba causes multimillion limitations on the island’s culture, according to the annual report issued by the Foreign Affairs Ministry on damages by this … Continue reading

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Pan American Cocktail Championship in Cuba

Havana, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) A parade with flags of participating countries and the biggest Cuba Libre cocktail ever made will start off today the 22nd edition of the Pan American Cocktail Championship in the Habana Libre Tryp hotel. The … Continue reading

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Trinidad to Host the Route of Rumba International Festival in Cuba

Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Aug 25 (Prensa Latina) The International Festival The Route of Rumba, organized by Timbalaye, promoter of Cuban culture, is being held today in Trinidad, a town in the south-central part of the island declared a World Cultural … Continue reading

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Leading Role of Cuban Women in Society Highlighted

Las Tunas, Cuba, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) The secretary-general of the Cuban Women’s Federation (FMC), Teresa Amarelle, today noted the leading role of women in Cuba, on the 58th anniversary of that organization. At the main event on the organization’s … Continue reading

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Music-Dance Group Enhances Haitian Culture in Cuba

Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) A group of 15 women descendants of Haitian immigrants based in this Cuban province, is part of the music-dance group Famzetwal, a faithful defender of the traditions and cultural roots of their … Continue reading

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Acosta Danza Reaffirms Commitment to Contemporary Art Trends

Havana, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The company Acosta Danza has reaffirmed its commitment to contemporary art trends with a show that combines electronic music, folklore and audiovisuals. The summer season will conclude on Sunday at the Alicia Alonso Grand Theater … Continue reading

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Cuba: Havana Carnival Kicks Off With Music, Dances, Floats

“We hope this year’s carnival is better serviced because of better supplies,” said Eugenio Blanch. August 18 (teleSUR) Concerts, dances, floats, music and an abundance of food and drinks will be the main ingredients of Cuba’s Havana Carnival. The festivities, which kicked … Continue reading

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Che’s Daughter Has Intense Visit to Argentina

Cordoba, Argentina, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Aleida Guevara, daughter of Argentine-Cuban guerrilla Ernesto Che Guevara, is carrying out today an intense visit to the city of Cordoba, where his father lived a part of his childhood. Visiting this nation to … Continue reading

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Tourists Prefer Havana

Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban capital attracts the interest of the majority of foreign visitors who have arrived in the island in 2018 for its colorfulness and, above all, its people. Spurred by the announcement of the 500th … Continue reading

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OSPAAAL Pays Tribute to Cuban Women, Other Countries of World

Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Organization of Solidarity with the People of Africa, Asia and Latin America (OSPAAAL) today paid tribute to Cuban and world heroines on the occasion of the 58th anniversary of the Federation of Cuban Women … Continue reading

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