HAVANA, April 30 The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) reported today its interest in collaborating with the Cuban private company (mypime) Tiempo de Luz SURL. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 30. A carrier pigeon from Cuba, with symptoms of exhaustion and very thin, was caught this Saturday in the Kendall area, in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Read more

HAVANA, Apr. 30th. The United Nations Tourism Organization (UN Tourism) is pushing the goals of the Cuban Government in the sector by choosing the Island Read more

HAVANA, Apr 30. A fire this Sunday night left several areas of Santa Clara without water, affecting a 900-millimeter section of the main road at kilometer 2 and a half of the National Highway. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 29. The Cuban state press reports at this time about a massive accident that caused the loss of life of two people and several injuries. Read more

HAVANA, April 27   The area of the Sierra de la Gran Piedra, the Heights of Santa María de Loreto and part of the Coastal Terraces of Mar Verde-Baconao was declared the second National Geopark of Cuba Read more

HAVANA, Apr. 27th.  Alejandro Fonseca stood in line for several hours outside a bank in Havana hoping to withdraw Cuban pesos from an ATM, but when it was almost his turn, the cash ran out. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 27. The Cuban Aviation Corporation (Cacsa) reported on its social networks that, starting May 17, Cuba and China will be linked by air connection. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 26. We start marking steps this week: yes, in the streets of Old Havana, together with the Danza Teatro Retazos company and its International Festival Read more

HAVANA, Apr 26. As of this Wednesday, the Cuban Government decided to apply an increase in tariffs on the import of malt beer, a measure that is not Read more

HAVANA, Apr 25. Due to tensions with Argentine companies, Cuba suspended flights from the island that were destined for the Albiceleste nation Read more

HAVANA, Apr 25. A preschool teacher from Santiago de Cuba survived an attack by her ex-husband, which almost made her the 18th fatal victim of sexist violence on the island so far this year. Read more

HAVANA, April 25  Two hotels in Cuba are part of the Tripadvisor portal’s selection of the best All Inclusives in the Caribbean. Read more

HAVANA, Apr. 24th. In the afternoon in Argentina today, Tuesday, April 23, Cubana de Aviación published a statement signed by its general director, Read more

HAVANA, Apr 24   To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the “Dancing Technologies” Creation Award, facilities in Havana’s Historic Center will host, Read more

HAVANA, Apr. 23th.  A Quebec family is looking for answers after discovering that his father’s remains were not sent to Canada from Cuba, where he died while on vacation, and instead received the body of another man. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 23 A group of 27 Cuban rafters were rescued this Sunday by the Carnival ship Paradise that was heading to Honduras. Read more

HAVANA, April 22  The Cubamax Group confirmed today the good reception that the start of shipments of frozen meat from the United States to Cuba had, the result of a contract signed with the Cuban company Aerovaradero. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 22  From today until April 28, the International Festival A Bridge to Havana will celebrate its 12th edition in celebration of the 505th anniversary of the Cuban capital. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 22. Although sugar production in Cuba—once the main exporter worldwide—does not even satisfy national demand at the moment, the Government reduced investment in this sector in 2023 compared to 2022. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 22.  Amid the disaster revealed by housing construction data, two provinces were praised last week by the authorities Read more

HAVANA, Apr 20. The Cuba Coopération France association (CubaCoop) confirmed, through a digital publication, the shipment of a container with powdered milk destined for Cuban children, which should arrive in May. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 20. The public passenger service in Cuba currently transports less than 50% of the travelers it did five years ago, the minister of the sector, Eduardo Rodríguez Dávila, reported on Thursday. Read more

HAVANA, April 19 The private enterprise Zona K’liente, one of the micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Cuba, joined forces with the Association
(cultural) Hermanos Saíz (AHS) to hold the Zona K Spring Opportunities Fair in this capital.

The non-state company was in charge of the commercial aspect of the event, the first of its kind co-organized by an MSME and a government organization, while the AHS was in charge of the cultural recreational program.

Based in the centrally located Cuba Pavilion, the Fair will conclude on Sunday the 21st after 10 days of commercial struggle in which another 39 private entrepreneurs and multiple artistic activities with an emphasis on children and youth participate.

Yasser Marichal, in charge of communication and advertising at Zona K’liente, told Prensa Latina that the initiative was conceived with the family in mind, which is why it coincides with the week of school recess on the island and the prices of household items are reasonable. and children, as toys.

In a tour of the facility located in the busy area known as La Rampa, in the Havana neighborhood of Vedado, Prensa Latina noticed a large attendance of families with their children among the general public who were searching for some desired or necessary items, or the enjoyment of artistic activities.

The recreational-cultural program includes raffles, competitions, concerts for children, performances by choirs and dance groups, including the famous La Colmenita theater group.

Marichal explained that the Spring Opportunities Fair sought to bring together new actors in the Cuban economy with the primary purpose of promoting and marketing utilitarian and artistic products for the Cuban family, essentially household supplies, fashion accessories and decoration.

As well as promoting – he added – the development of design on the island, also providing a space to exhibit Cuban artistic work, through activities of enjoyment and healthy recreation, emphasizing the enjoyment of children and youth.

 Privat Companys and state institution organize fair in Havana

The aim was not only to exhibit and sell high-demand products with an excellent quality-price ratio but also to create an inclusive environment to guarantee maximum satisfaction for the attending public.

Marichal told Prensa Latina that to celebrate the Zona K’liente event he made a risky investment, although he acknowledged that after the first few days, the company was able to recover what was invested.

He assured that it has been so fruitful and positive due to the reception of the attendees that they will organize other fairs, and will not necessarily wait a year to hold the Spring Oportunidades Fair. “We could do another one by the end of the year,” said the enthusiastic young executive.

Zona K’liente s.r.l. It emerged as a reconversion project of the Artesanías Frómeta Group, formerly Independent Creators, and later transformed into a private capital commercial company. For its part, the AHS is a cultural organization that brings together the most relevant writers, artists, intellectuals and promoters up to 35 years old.

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HAVANA, Apr. 19th. Cuba is famous for its rum cocktails and on Wednesday evening below Havana’s iconic Morro Castle, guarding its bay, 400 people gathered to toast its best-known rum, Read more

HAVANA, Apr 19. The Metrópolis hotel, located on the corner of Aguacate and O’Reilly streets, and which has undergone an extensive remodeling process since 2019, Read more

HAVANA, Apr. 18th. The European Parliament approved a resolution that prohibits any representative of the Cuban regime from entering its premises, Read more

HAVANA, Apr. 18th. Two direct flights to Cuba from two UK airports will launch next month. The flights will connect Gatwick with Cayo Coco, Read more

HAVANA, April 18  The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the European Union will help Cuba in seed production with financial support of 2.5 million euros, as reported by the United Nations entity. Read more

HAVANA, Apr 18. The Turkish company Karadeniz Holding, which rents six power generation plants to Cuba to alleviate the energy deficit suffered by the Island, Read more