Category Archives: Cultural

Hotel Nacional de Cuba to reopen for tourism on December 30

Havana, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) After being closed for several months due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Hotel Nacional de Cuba will reopen for tourism on December 30, the date on which it will celebrate its 90th anniversary. According to … Continue reading

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Raul Castro and Diaz-Canel pay tribute to Eusebio Leal in Cuba

Photo: Estudios Revolución Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro, and President Miguel Diaz-Canel paid tribute on Friday to Havana Historian Eusebio Leal, who died in July. … Continue reading

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United Kingdom and Cuba link through dance

Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Loipa Araujo, associate artistic director of English National Ballet (ENB), will share on Tuesday from London a virtual class with several Cuban dance companies, on occasion of British Culture Week 2020. At the request of … Continue reading

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Documentary reflects cultural ties between Cuba and the US

Havana, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The documentary ‘Havana Comes to Brooklyn’, by Venezuelan director América Maldonado, reflects today the cultural ties between Cuba and the United States on the big screen of the 42nd International Latin American Film Festival. The … Continue reading

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Tribute to paradigm of Cuban internationalism in Angola

Luanda, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) At the foot of the grave of Commander Raul Diaz-Argüelles at Alto das Cruzes cemetery, a tribute was paid on Friday to the Cuban internationalists killed in combat in Angola. Under restrictive measures due to … Continue reading

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Cimafunk invites you to dance from Cuba with CunCunPrá album

Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) In constant defiance of limitations imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Cuban Cimafunk band invites you to dance from anywhere around the world with its most recent musical album: CunCunPrá. The new extended play (EP), … Continue reading

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Havana festival premieres Spanish documentary film about Pau Dones

Havana, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The 42nd International Festival of New Latin American Cinema premieres on Wednesday in Havana the documentary film ‘Eso que tu me das’ (That Which You Give Me), directed by Spanish Jordi Evola and Ramon Lara, … Continue reading

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International Observers Back up Venezuela’s Elections Results

Published 8 December 2020 “The Venezuelan electoral system deserves to be studied and recognized for its results,” Argentinian observer Marina Urrizola said. International observers reaffirmed the transparency of the parliamentary elections held in Venezuela on Sunday, while also condemning the calls by … Continue reading

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School year 2020-2021 starts in Havana

HAVANA, Cuba, Dec 7 (ACN) The 2020-2021 school year starts Monday in Havana, in compliance with the corresponding hygienic-sanitary measures to guarantee the epidemiological safety of teachers and students. The COVID-19 has determined the atypicality of this academic year, for … Continue reading

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Venezuela Rejects European Double Standards on Elections

Published 7 December 2020 The Venezuelan Foreign Minister, Jorge Arreaza, denounced and rejected the interference on Venezuelan internal affairs by some European right-wing politicians regarding Sunday’s parliamentary elections. Just a day after the parliamentary elections were held in Venezuela, several … Continue reading

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