Category Archives: Exchanges

Seventh Edition of Dancing Festival in Havana

Havana, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Swedish dance companies Danza Teatro Retazos and Memory Wax are immerse today in the preparations for the seventh edition of the Transitos Habana Festival, which will take place in this capital city from … Continue reading

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Africa in Analysis of International Conference in Santiago de Cuba

Santiago de Cuba, Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) The 18th International Conference on African and Afro-American Culture will gather here from April 11 to 16, 2010, scholars from a dozen countries who will update their analyses of the continent. Authorities from … Continue reading

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Cuba, Turkey to Sign Cooperation Memorandum on Biotechnology

Havana, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industries Group (Biocubafarma) and the Turkish Pharmacists Association signed in Havana Wednesday a memorandum of understanding aimed at increasing collaboration. Directors of both institutions signed the document during the First Session … Continue reading

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Eight Cuban judokas to participate in Dusseldorf Grand Slam

Feb 21 (Radio Rebelde) Eight Cuban judokas will participate this weekend in the IJF Dusseldorf Grand Slam 2019, in Germany, after attending last week the Paris Grand Slam on French soil. In France, they only won a gold medal in … Continue reading

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Over 500 Competitors in Havana Triathlon

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) More than 500 competitors from 35 nations will animate the 5th edition of the Havana Triathlon, to be held on Saturday, February 23, the sports daily magazine Jit confirmed Wednesday. The majority of the participants come from … Continue reading

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Chinese Tourist Agency Interested in Habano Cigars

Havana, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Chinese tourist agency Bellotour is interested in a closer relation between Chinese leisure trips to Cuba and the enjoyment of cigars, said its president, Terry Jing. Jing participates in the XXI Habano Festival (February 18 … Continue reading

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Fourth Cuban Salsa Festival Opens in Havana

Havana, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The fourth edition of the Salsa Festival opens on Tuesday in Havana with the participation of the main Cuban dance music orchestras and artists from several countries. Cuban bands such as Jose Luis Cortes and … Continue reading

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Cuba, China to Sign Biotechnology Agreement

Havana, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industries Group of Cuba (Biocubafarma) and the Yongzhou Economic Development Zone in the Chinese province of Hunan signed a biotechnology sector agreement, according to the media Tuesday. The signing, result of … Continue reading

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Italian Under Secretary with Broad Working Program in Cuba

By Waldo Mendiluza, Havana, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Italy’s Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Ricardo Antonio Merlo, is Friday in Havana holding a broad working program including meetings and visits. The official is leading the European country’s delegation to … Continue reading

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French Guiana Interested in Cuban Medical Collaborators

Paris, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Rodolphe Alexandre, President of the Regional Council of French Guiana, expressed interest in hiring Cuban medical collaborators to alleviate the lack of professionals in that French territory. Alexandre, in statements quoted on Thursday by local … Continue reading

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