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Serbian delegation heads to Havana for 500th anniversary celebrations

Belgrade, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Nikola Nikodijevic, chairman of the City Assembly of Belgrade, left for Cuba this Wednesday to participate in the activities to mark the 500th anniversary of the founding of Havana. The visit responds to the official … Continue reading

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Cuba presents its revolutionary achievements at UNESCO Conference

By Waldo Mendiluza Paris, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is participating in the 40th Session of the UNESCO General Conference by presenting its revolutionary achievements, Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso, leading the delegation of the Caribbean country, said in Paris. During … Continue reading

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Russian delegation attends Havana’s 500th anniversary celebrations

Havana, Nov 12 (Prensa Latina) A delegation of the Russia-Cuba Friendship Society (SARC) is today in this capital to participate in the celebrations to mark the 500th anniversary of the founding of Havana and the 55 years of the group. … 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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Foreign ministers of Cuba and Laos advocate stronger bilateral ties

Havana, Nov 11 (Prensa Latina) The Foreign Ministers of Cuba and Laos, Bruno Rodriguez and Saleumxay Kommasith, respectively, advocated on Monday in this capital the strengthening of bilateral relations on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of their establishment. Upon … Continue reading

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Cuba signs tourism promotion agreement with Chinese agency CTRIP

Shanghai, China, Nov 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese agency CTRIP, the world’s second largest online travel company, to position its tourist destinations on that important platform, Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero reported. The minister explained … Continue reading

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President of Cuba calls to safeguard the life of Evo Morales

Havana, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, called on the world to mobilize to safeguard the physical integrity and freedom of Evo Morales, victim of a coup d’etat promoted by the Bolivian right backed up by … Continue reading

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End to US blockade of Cuba demanded in Miami

Washington, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) A new demand to the United States Government to lift the economic, commercial and financial blockade of Cuba was made in Miami, Florida, on Saturday night. More than 50 people, mostly US citizens, participated in … Continue reading

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Cuban president and Mexican foreign minister meet in Havana

Havana, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met on Saturday with Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard, who is on an official visit to Havana to strengthen bilateral ties. At the cordial meeting, they expressed satisfaction with the continuity … Continue reading

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Mexican foreign minister visits Cuba to strengthen bilateral relations

Havana, November 9 (RHC)– Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodriguez, received this Saturday his Mexican counterpart, Marcelo Ebrard, who is on an official visit on the island to strengthen bilateral ties. “This contact seeks to translate the affection between … Continue reading

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