Category Archives: Cultural

Cuba’s El Rey del Mambo premiers on the Mexican big screen

Mexico City, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban musician Damaso Perez Prado, known as the Mambo King, returns to Mexico with the screening of El sueño de ayer (Yesterday’s Dream) film at the Morelia International Film Festival. The film -directed by … Continue reading

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Fidel Castro’s thought on debate in Cuba

Havana, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban scholars are debating in this capital on Tuesday about the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro, and his impact on international relations, teachings and contributions to his strategic thinking in that field. Researchers … Continue reading

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Cuban people continued helping their compatriots after hurricane

CIENFUEGOS, Cuba, Oct 14 (ACN) The Federation of Cuban Women (FMC by its Spanish acronym) and the people in general of the province of Cienfuegos(central region) sent a new load of solidarity to Pinar del Rio(westernmost province), the territory most … Continue reading

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More than 1.39 million travelers have visited Cuba this year

Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba received 1,396,921 travelers from January to August 2022, which represents a 556.1 percent year-on-year increase, the National Statistics and Information Office (ONEI) reported on Friday. According to the ONEI, Cuba received 1,145,743 more travelers … Continue reading

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Cuba winds up colloquium on Native Cultures of the Americas

Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The 5th edition of the International Colloquium of Studies on Native Cultures in the Americas winds up in Havana on Friday with a panel dedicated to the cosmovisions, practices, and rights of the region’s indigenous … Continue reading

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French academic publishes book on Cuba and Caribbean

Santiago de Cuba, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Our America: Identity and Challenges is the title of a new book by French academic Jean Lamore, a passionate researcher on the history and realities of Cuba, the Caribbean, and Latin America. In … Continue reading

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Cuba and United States Address Bilateral Academic Relations

Havana, Oct 7 (ACN) The director of International Relations at Cuba’s Higher Education Ministry, Maria Victoria Villavicencio, met Friday afternoon with Xavier Jonathan Billingsley, a diplomat from the Public Affairs Office at the US Embassy in Havana, who paid a … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Havana D’Primera orchestra performs in Serbia

Belgrade, Sep 5, (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s Havana D’Primera orchestra performed for four days in this capital, as part of its European tour on the 15th anniversary of the group, the Cuban Embassy in Serbia reported on Monday. At the Belexpocentarde … Continue reading

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Artists from 12 countries will compete at the Circuba 2022 Festival

Havana, Aug 25 (Prensa Latina) With a program of performances featuring artists from 12 countries, the International Circus Festival, Circuba 2022 invites to celebrate its 18th edition, which for the first time moves its stage outside this capital. Scheduled to … Continue reading

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Albornoz, 2,600 points for Cuba’s youngest chess talent

Camagüey, Cuba, Aug 25 (Prensa Latina) After his crown in the Mirandela Open, Cuban chess player Carlos Albornoz returns to compete in Portugal to increase his virtual ELO of 2,600 points. The Cuban player, who served on the second board … Continue reading

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