Category Archives: Exchanges

US-Cuba Relations to Be Addressed at 13th Tourism Seminar

Havana, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Relations between the United States and Cuba will be the main theme of the 13th International Seminar on Journalism and Tourism that will take place in this capital next week. The Seminar, scheduled from June … Continue reading

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North American Composer Charles Fox to Perform in Cuba

Havana, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The North American composer and singer Charles Fox, author of the hit “Killing me softly with this song”, will give a concert on July 1 at the Gran Teatro de La Habana ”Alicia Alonso”, organizers … Continue reading

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Cuba Industria Convention Begins Today

Havana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The third edition of Cuba Industria opens today under three guidelines focused on the development of strategic sectors, sustainable industry, and foreign investment. Promoting productive chains, using new materials from renewable energy sources, exports replacement … Continue reading

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UN Demands Independence for Puerto Rico; Cuba Presents Draft Resolution

United Nations, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The claim for Puerto Rican independence reaches today the United Nations, whose Special Committee on Decolonization will start debating once more the situation of that territory still submitted to U.S. colonial rule. The draft … Continue reading

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Solidarity Meeting With Cuba Ends in Argentina

Rosario, Argentina, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba in Argentina will conclude here today after several days of profound debates marked by the continuation of the struggle promoted by Fidel Castro and Che Guevara. The … Continue reading

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Do your best in Cuba to build Jamaica — Ambassador

This is an edited version of a presentation made by Cuba’s Ambassador to Jamaica Inés Fors Fernández, at the ceremony for the official presentation of medical scholarships to seven successful candidates in Kingston on May 31, 2018. BY INES FORS … Continue reading

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MEMO to Cuba: supplies to save lives on the way

June 17 (TB News Watch) THUNDER BAY, Canada – After years of serving the Central American nation of El Salvador, the Medical Equipment Modernization Opportunity is sending this month’s shipment to a children’s hospital in Matanzas, Cuba. “It’s a wonderful … Continue reading

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Cuban Products, Services Attract Visitors in China’s Tourism Fair

Beijing, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Prestigious products and services of the Cuban market attract the attention of visitors and entrepreneurs present at Beijing International Tourism Fair (BITE 2018), a showcase where the island has been successfully participating for years. After … Continue reading

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Jamaica, Cuba Reaffirm Mutual Solidarity

Kingston, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Sierra concludes his official visit to Jamaica today, where he met with senior government officials to reaffirm the solidarity and support between both nations. During his stay here, … Continue reading

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Cuban Pianists Chucho Valdes, Rubalcaba Captivate U.S. Public

By Martha Andres Roman Washington, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Two of the greatest representatives of Cuban music today, pianists Chucho Valdes and Gonzalo Rubalcaba, radiated mastery and complicity during the presentation in the U.S. capital of their project Trance. Numerous … Continue reading

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