HAVANA, Jan 31th (Reuters) The European Union has offered to advise Cuba on consolidating its two currencies, drawing on its experience from introducing the euro, an EU official said on Wednesday during a visit to Havana.
HAVANA, Jan 31 (ACN) The First Fair on Renewable Energy and the International Salon of Security and Emergencies (SECURTEC), were inaugurated on Tuesday in Havana with the presence of the Vice President of the Council of States and Ministers, Commander of the Revolution Ramiro Valdes Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 31th (Reuters) – Cuba said on Tuesday it had signed a deal with Algeria to import fuel over the next three years, as it seeks to offset a steep decline in oil shipments from its key ally Venezuela.
HAVANA, Jan 30 (RHC) The Cuban film Last Days in Havana, by director Fernando Pérez, is included in the first pre-selection of candidates for the V edition of the Platino Prizes Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan. 30th A replica of the bicentennial bar and Cuban restaurant “El Floridita” will open its doors in Mexico in the first half of the year, following the signing this Monday in Havana of a contract that grants the first franchise to Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 30th (Reuters) – Tourism to Cuba, one of the few bright spots in its ailing economy, has slid in the wake of Hurricane Irma and the Trump administration’s tighter restrictions on travel to the Caribbean island, a Cuban Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 29th (Reuters) – Cuba canceled sugar exports this month and is struggling to meet local demand after rain all but washed out harvesting, the head of the state sugar monopoly said over the weekend.
HAVANA, Jan 28 (PL) Cuba remembers today the 165th anniversary of the birth of its National Hero, José Martí, for the validity of its independence, Latin Americanist and integration ideology.
In the last hours of this Saturday, Continue reading
Havana, Jan 27 (EFE) .- The Office of the Historian of Havana (OHC) plans, together with the Cuban Government, several immediate actions to save its emblematic Malecon from the frequent floods of the sea, which threaten the integrity Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 26th Just as the sun creeps up over the Havana skyline on the 165th anniversary of José Martí’s birth on Sunday, a replica of a statue that sits in Central Park will be officially inaugurated in the Cuban capital.
HAVANA, Jan 25th The Recordings and Musical Editions Company (known by its Spanish acronym EGREM) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing have signed a global licensing agreement, the largest-scale international agreement with Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan. 25th (Reuters) – Former Royal Ballet star Carlos Acosta, whose dynamic masculinity on stage exemplified the style of his native Cuba, is breaking more boundaries as his young dance company showcases more Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 24th (Reuters) The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday that it had created a Cuba Internet Task Force to promote “the free and unregulated flow of information” Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 23th The first Cuban chain of supermarkets with offers 24 hours a day has been inaugurated for these days in several locations of Havana.
The initiative, which has been praised by the residents of the capital, extends to Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 23th Cuba aims to become one of the more than 100 countries that will meet their energy demands with renewable sources like wind, water or sunlight by 2050, as experts predict.
HAVANA, Jan. 22th Damen Shipyards Gorinchem has delivered five new harbour tugs to Empresa de Navegación Caribe, a subsidiary of Cuban maritime company Grupo Empresarial de Transporte Marítimo Portuario (GEMAR).
HAVANA , Jan. 22th Cuba on Saturday alerted its citizens to the dangers posed by seemingly legitimate “help wanted ads” posted by human traffickers.
“Supposed offers from abroad for Cuban dancers could be associated with illicit Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 21th (PL) Renowned Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca will give the final notes of the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, which concludes this Sunday night.
Fonseca’s performance is scheduled for 21:00 Continue reading
HAVANA, January 20. /TASS/. Russian carmaker Avtovaz delivered 344 Lada cars to Cuba, completing the first shipment of Russian cars to the island nation in more than a Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan. 19th Amid growing tensions between the U.S. and Cuba, the International Jazz Plaza Festival is bringing together the largest group of American artists in its 33-year history and a striking presence of Americans in the Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan. 19th (Xinhua) Chinese car maker Guangzhou Automobile Group Motor (GAC Motor) on Wednesday presented its vehicles to a tourism-related company in Cuba as part of the broad economic and Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan 18th (PL) Filmmakers have described their movie project “El Mayor” (The Mayor) that will start shooting in February, dedicated to patriot of the war of independence Ignacio Agramonte, as the romantic hero of Cuban history.
The director of the film, Rigoberto Lopez, said Continue reading
HAVANA, 16. Jan. Cuban researchers have announced that CIMAVAX EGF, a Cuban vaccine against lung cancer has proven its effectiveness.
Researchers at the Center for Molecular Immunology in Havana have developed the Continue reading
HAVANA, Jan. 16th If you think the best way to see Cuba is from the backseat of ’52 Chevy, you could be right.
But an even better way to experience the Caribbean island is from the saddle of your trusty bike; wind in your (helmet-covered) Continue reading
HAVANA, Ja 15th (HT) The US Embassy in Havana has stopped issuing visas to Cuban citizens after the US Department of State announced, last September, that it would withdraw the majority of its staff at the embassy on Continue reading