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Cuban and Nicaraguan Poets Win Rafael Alberti Prize

Cuban and Nicaraguan Poets Win Rafael Alberti Prize

Cuban and Nicaraguan Poets Win Rafael Alberti Prize

HAVANA, Cuba, May 30  –  Cuban Thelvia Marin and Nicaraguan Claribel Alegria received the Rafael Alberti Prize given by the International Poetry Festival of Havana. Continue reading

Vice-president of European Parliament Receives Cuban Medal

Vice-president of European Parliament Receives Cuban Medal

Vice-president of European Parliament Receives Cuban Medal

Cuba, april 24 – Miguel Angel Martinez, Vice-president of the European Parliament, received on Wednesday in this capital the Friendship Medal given by the Cuban Council of State to international personalities with a solidarity stance towards the country in an active and continuous way. Continue reading

Cuban Child Wins Bronze Medal in Swimming Competition

Cuban Child Wins Bronze Medal in Swimming Competition

Cuban Child Wins Bronze Medal in Swimming Competition

Santo Domingo, Mar 22  –  The Cuban child Abel Bandrich received on Saturday the bronze medal he had won last weekend at the 4th Circuit in Open Waters, held in the Dominican beach of Boca Chica. Continue reading

U.S. Okeys Inclusion of Cuba in Caribbean Baseball Series

U.S. Okeys Inclusion of Cuba in Caribbean Baseball Series

U.S. Okeys Inclusion of Cuba in Caribbean Baseball Series

Washington, Dec 4 – Cuba received the approval of the State Department of the United States to return to the Caribbean Baseball Series, reports today the digital site of the ESPN TV network. Continue reading

Alicia Alonso Honored in Spain

Alicia Alonso Honored in Spain

Alicia Alonso Honored in Spain

HAVANA,  Oct 21  –  Legendary Cuban dancer and choreographer Alicia Alonso received on Friday the tribute of the Iberian-American Theater Festival of Cadiz (FIT) in a ceremony in which, at her almost 93 years of age she insisted she plans to live another 200, “because I feel I’m needed”.     Continue reading

Cuban Scientist Awarded Honorary Doctorate in Moscow

Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart

Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart

Moscow, Sep 27  –  Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, scientific adviser to the Cuban Council of State, received an honorary doctorate from Lomonosov University, in the Russian capital. Continue reading

Cuba Receives Ninth Chinese Bulk Carrier

Cuba Receives Ninth Chinese Bulk Carrier

Cuba Receives Ninth Chinese Bulk Carrier

HAVANA,  July 11 – Cuba received in the Chinese city of Shanghai the ninth of 10 bulk carriers as part of a contract with the shipyards of that Asian port to develop the island’s merchant fleet. Continue reading