Category Archives: Cultural

Cuban Parapan Athletes Ready for Lima-2019

Havana, July 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban national flag already accompanies this Saturday the fifty athletes who will defend the colors of the Caribbean Island in the 6th Paralympic American Games in Lima, to be held from August 23 to … Continue reading

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Cuba to Announce 420-Athlete Delegation to PANAM Lima-2019

Lima, July 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will officially announce on Thursday its delegation made up of 420 athletes to participate the Pan American Games in Lima to be held from July 26 to August 11, 2019, according to the President … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel Walks Santa Clara Along with its People

Havana, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel, along with hundreds of people, walked through emblematic sites of the central city of Santa Clara, which is celebrating its 330th anniversary this Monday. The President, surrounded by people, walked from … Continue reading

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Cuba to launch new cigar in Switzerland

July 11 (Radio Rebelde) The international corporation Habanos S.A. has notified in Havana Wednesday a special presentation for Switzerland on July 12 of the new brand of Punch, Short de Punch. This Wednesday’s report indicates that Habanos, S.A., through its … Continue reading

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US Jazz Band, Cuban Flute Player Join in Concert

Havana, July 13 (Prensa Latina) The American jazz group Synthesis will offer a concert this Saturday in Havana featuring Cuban instrumentalist, composer and arranger Orlando Valle (Maraca) as a special guest. The recital in the Sala Covarrubias at the National … Continue reading

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Vietnam’s Cultural Wealth Excels in Cuba

Havana, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) The government of Vietnam gave Cuba a cultural wealth show exhibited by members of the Vietnam Contemporary Art Theatre. With this gala of songs, dance and folk music illustrating the distinctive features of the culture … Continue reading

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Young Cuban Tenor Awarded at International Contest in Italy

Rome, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The young Cuban tenor Luis Javier Oropesa expressed satisfaction here after winning the second place in the Rolando Nicolasi International Contest for Lyric Singers and Accompanying Pianists. Oropesa reached the final escorted by the Italian … Continue reading

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Films from 26 Countries Compete in Cuba’s Festival of Gibara

Havana, July 7 (Prensa Latina) Over 70 works from 26 countries are competing for the Lucia awards the jury of the 15th International Film Festival of Gibara will grant at the end of the event in Villa Blanca until July … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel Flags Cuban Delegation to Pan-Am Games in Lima

FotosPL: José CéspedesHavana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday flagged the Cuban delegation that will participate in the 18th Pan-American Games in Lima, Peru. According to a post from the Presidency of the Republic on Twitter, the … Continue reading

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Cuba Opens 39th International Caribbean Festival

Santiago de Cuba, Jul 4 (Prensa Latina) With a strong folkloric show, the 39th International Caribbean Festival began the eve at the Heredia Theater in Santiago de Cuba, which will be run until July 9, dedicated to the Uruguayan culture. … Continue reading

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