Category Archives: Cultural

Cuban chefs delight in international culinary sculpture contest

Photos: Courtesy of Adolfo Enrique Espinosa, director of the School of Artistic Cooking Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The mastery of a Cuban team of chefs in the art of decorating fruits and vegetables is standing out today in the … Continue reading

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Several leaders worldwide congratulate Cuba on National Culture Day

Havana, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Congratulatory messages from several countries, personalities and institutions were received on Tuesday by the Cuban people because of the National Culture Day. On Twitter, the Minister of Culture, Tourism and Craft Promotion of Equatorial Guinea … Continue reading

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Panamanian artists congrat Cuba on National Culture Day

Panama, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) A message to Cuba in ten-verse stanzas from the National Assembly of Panama and the congratulations by an orchestra performing ‘son’ music from the Caribbean island, are on Tuesday tributes to Cuban culture. Poet Luis … Continue reading

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Spanish hotel chains strongly focus on Cuba

Havana, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The major Spanish hotel chains such as Melia Hotels International, Iberostar and Barcelo are strongly considening the resumption of tourism in Cuba, according to their reports. According to reports on their intentions, tasks and profiles … Continue reading

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Baseball could be declared a National Cultural Heritage

Oct 15 (Radio Rebelde) After years of waiting, continuous petitions and unfinished dialogues, Cuban baseball today celebrates the possibility of being declared a National Cultural Heritage. An indissoluble part of the idiosyncrasy of Cubans since the 19th century, the considered … Continue reading

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Matria photographic exhibition will pay tribute to Alicia Alonso

Oct 16 (Radio Rebelde) Havana.– The Cuban Fund for Cultural Assets (FCBC) is currently promoting the Matria photographic exhibition by the renowned Cuban artist Gabriel Davalos, which unites image and dance as protagonists in honor of the prima ballerina assoluta, … Continue reading

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New album by Buena Fe band celebrates Cuban Culture Day

Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Less than a year ago the album ‘Carnal,’ by Cuban band Buena Fe, was released, and now a new instrumental music CD will be launched as a gift for Cuban Culture Day. In an exclusive … Continue reading

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Cuba remembers Fidel Castro’s defense speech 67 years ago

Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba recalls today the defense speech of young Fidel Castro after the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes barracks in the east of the country on July 26, 1953. In the trial … Continue reading

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Cuban foreign minister highlights culture’s role in the Revolution

Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Sunday highlighted the role of culture in Cuba’s revolutionary process, in the context of the National Culture Day. On his Twitter account, the foreign minister pointed out that culture is … Continue reading

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US-Cuba Docuseries ‘The War on Cuba’ Premiers Friday

The new four-part docuseries, premiering Friday, will focus on the US blockade’s impacts and intervention on all aspects of daily and economic life in Cuba. Oct 7 (teleSUR) Released by Belly of the Beast Cuba and executive produced by filmmaker Oliver Stone … Continue reading

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