HAVANA, July 31th (defenceweb) A South African Air Force (SAAF) Hercules transport aircraft recently photographed at the remote South Atlantic island of Saint Helena was en route to Cuba, carrying the personal belongings of Cuban Continue reading
HAVANA, July 30th (Xinhua) — The spectacular landscape of the Vinales Valley is the main attraction of Pinar del Rio province, in the western end of Cuba, but this territory seeks to promote tourism beyond its natural beauty.
HAVANA, July 29th (PL) The Cuban Music Institute (ICM), the Ministry of Culture and several record companies in the country are organizing the Second International Music Forum Primera Linea, which will bring together some 150 Continue reading
HAVANA,July 28th (Granma) With the promise of being a new attraction for national and international tourists, combining sports, leisure, and entertainment, the first Cuban cable ski park will be inaugurated on August 11.
With five towers, seven hook up points, capacity for up to 110 skiers Continue reading
HAVANA, July 27th Crowley Logistics, Inc., is now offering a new, fast, dependable U.S.-Cuba Express shipping service for approved donated goods from South Florida to Cuba Continue reading
HAVANA , July 27th A press release from the Cuban ministry of tourism reported that on Tuesday, July 25, Cuba reached the three million tourist mark, 75 days faster than last year.
The figures translate in a 24 percent growth in the number of Continue reading
HAVANA, July 25th In 2010, as South Africa prepared to host soccer’s World Cup, the Johannesburg Art Gallery opened what was described as “the largest and most diverse exhibition of Afro-Cuban art ever to be staged anywhere in Continue reading
HAVANA, July 25th The Race for Water vessel and her crew made landfall in Havana on Thursday 20 July for an 18-day Cuban stopover.
Having set sail on 7 July from Caroline Bay Marina in Bermuda, the mixed solar-hydrogen-kite-powered Continue reading
HAVANA, July 24 (Xinhua) — China National Tobacco Corporation and Leading Cuban cigar maker Habanos S.A. signed a letter of intent here on Sunday on increasing Cuba’s cigar exports to China.
HAVANA, July 23th (PL) US plastic artist Ben Jones expressed his dissatisfaction with the stance of US President Donald Trump, opposed to enhance relations between his country and Cuba, where he”s presenting a personal exhibition.
HAVANA, July 22th (AP) A new lead and zinc mine in northwestern Cuba is on track to start production in October as part of the Caribbean island’s attempt to breathe fresh life in its mining sector, the joint venture Emincar overseeing Continue reading
HAVANA, July 21th (PL) The Swiss vessel Race for Water Odyssey is scheduled to develop studies and scientific exchanges.
During its stay on the island, until next 8 of Continue reading
HAVANA, Jul 21th (PL) The 2nd International Congress of Aesthetics, Cosmetology and Aesthetic Medicine has begun today in this capital with representatives from more than 15 countries to exchange with experts related to Continue reading
HAVANA, July 20th (Sputnik) The process of normalizing relations with Havana will likely continue under Donald Trump despite the president’s changes to the Cuba policy, former US Foreign Service Officer Edward Stafford told Continue reading
HAVANA, July 19th (PL) Cuban authorities are working to solve the country’s energy needs by installing solar panels, above all in faraway communities nationwide.
HAVANA, Jul 20 (PL) Bolivian President, Evo Morales, has begun a short visit to Cuba today to later travel to Argentina, where he will attend the 50th Meeting of the Common Market Council of MERCOSUR.
Morales arrived in the Caribbean nation last night and was received by Continue reading
HAVANA, July 20th An upcoming new attempt to break the world speed record by Nigel Hook and the crew of SilverHook will be a two-for-one as they set out to achieve the fastest crossing from Sunset Key to Havana , and then Continue reading
HAVANA,July 19th (UPI) — Amendments to a work plan for Cuban oil assets open the door for drilling exploration wells by the first half of next year, Australia’s Melbana Energy said.
Melbana is one of the few Western oil companies, and the Continue reading
HAVANA,July 18th (ACN) Cuban President Raul Castro said on Friday in Havana that the country will continue developing the self-employment sector and experiment with non-agricultural and animal cooperatives.
HAVANA, July 17th Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos landed in Cuba for meetings with President Raul Castro and a number of business people to discuss the furthering of economic ties between the two countries.
HAVANA, July 16th (PL) Cuban sports delegates, executives and participants in the race for the International Day of South African leader Nelson Mandela highlighted today the importance of their legacy for the new generations in the Continue reading
HAVANA, July 15th (ACN) Cuban minister of tourism Manuel Marrero has reported that, in the first six months of 2017, almost 2.7 million tourists visited the island, for a 23.2 Continue reading
HAVANA, July 15th (AFP) Cuba’s president said Donald Trump’s hardline stance towards the country was a “setback” in relations with the United States after ties were gradually restored in 2015.
Raul Castro criticized Trump’s Continue reading
HAVANA,July 13th Experts from WCS’s Global Conservation Programs and WCS’s Bronx Zoo assisted Cuban conservationists in the recent release of 10 Cuban Continue reading