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Daily Archives: July 23, 2013

En el Akuara Teatro, donde se estrena mundialmente este fin de semana la obra La sal de los muertos , del dramaturgo y novelista cubano Matías Montes Huidobro, se celebró una reunión previa a la presentación de la obra en la que también se traspasó la presidencia del Instituto Cultural René Ariza (ICRA) de manos de Montes Huidobro al cineasta y camarógrafo Mario “Mayito” García Joya. Continue reading
A plane from Cubana airline at Jose Marti International Airport in Havana. Cuba's main international air terminal is getting a $10.2-million (U.S.) overhaul to improve operations at the overcrowded facility, according to state-run media. (Fern... Continue reading
Havana, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) A representative of the International Marine Organization (IMO) highlighted here today the celebration of the 18th Meeting of the Memorandum of Understanding of the Caribbean Control of Ships in session here with the pres... Continue reading
Mojito fans spend hot days fantasizing about their favorite cocktail. Can't wait to get home for a little bit of the Caribbean right there with friends on the patio. The mojito, invented in Havana, Continue reading

Los tripulantes del buque norcoreano Chong Chon Gang, detenido en Panamá con armas no declaradas procedentes de Cuba, "estan bien. Están todos tranquilos", dijo este martes el presidente de la Cruz Roja Panameña, Jaime Fernández, según AFP.

Los marinos están en "un salón improvisado. Tienen donde salir a fumar, tienen aire acondicionado. No vamos a decir que están en un hotel cinco estrellas pero para lo que están pasando ellos, están bien" instalados, dijo Fernández luego de una visita de tres horas y media a la base militar en la que están albergados.

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HAVANA -- Cuba's main international terminal is getting a $10.2 million overhaul to improve operations at the overcrowded facility, according to state-run media. The Havana Reporter, an English-language semi-weekly newspaper that hit kiosks T... Continue reading
Durante su visita, que se extenderá hasta el sábado, se reunirá con los hermanos Fidel y Raúl Castro. Continue reading
The young Rodolfo Ramirez, best known as rapper El Primario, member of the dissident hip-hop duo El Primario y Julito, has been victim of a brutal beating which has left him with memory loss and serious scars on his face and head. The attack occurred on Sunday, July 21st, at the Malecon of Havana. Julio […] Continue reading
Los treinta y cinco norcoreanos permanecen en una ex base militar bajo fuertes medidas de custodia. Continue reading
El vocero oficial del MPRA, Vladimir Flores dijo que las actividades de este movimiento continuarán en México y América Latina de forma no violenta. En el comunicado piden que se esclarezcan las circunstancias de las muertes de Oswaldo Payá, Harold Cepero, Laura Pollán y Orlando Zapata. Continue reading
Cuba's main international air terminal is getting a $10.2-million (U.S.) overhaul to improve operations at the overcrowded facility, according to state-run media. The Havana Reporter, an English-language Continue reading
Photo: Rebeca In Cuba, although before there was, currently their appears to be no effective organization to protect animals, although there is talk of one, Aniplant (Society for the Protection of Animals and Plants), which doesn’t appear in any telephone … Continue reading Continue reading
Aunque sea en un cañaveral. Con esta frase bien cubana los organizadores de la celebración de los 50 años de los Industriales en Miami reiteraron el martes su intención de efectuar dos partidos con veteranos del conjunto azul, pese a la decisión del departamento deportivo de la Universidad Internacional de la Florida (FIU) de facilitar su estadio de béisbol con ese fin. Continue reading
Havana, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) The short hurdler Orlando Ortega rejoined today the list of athletes who will represent Cuba at the World Athletics Championships to take place in Moscow from 10 to 18 August. Ortega, 110 meters hurdles, was released Tues... Continue reading
3 de julio de 2013, 13:30 Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) A group of 146 foreign students from 19 nations have graduated as physicians at the University of Medicine in this central Cuban province, who will strengthen the quality of life in... Continue reading
HAVANA - Cuba's main international terminal is getting a $10.2 million overhaul to improve operations at the overcrowded facility, according to state-run media. The Havana Reporter, an English-language Continue reading
* Sutay seized in June during jungle trek * Santos stance could complicate his release * Peace talks continue in Cuba By Helen Murphy BOGOTA, July 23 (Reuters) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Continue reading
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HAVANA (AP) Cuban authorities are announcing a $10.2 million project to renovate the capital's congested international terminal. State-run newspaper The Havana Reporter says the Terminal 3 upgrade includes eight footbridges for boarding and the expansi... Continue reading
Una delegación de la Cruz Roja panameña inició este martes, 23 de julio, la visita a los 35 tripulantes que se encuentran detenidos en Panamá por transportar armamento cubano no declarado. Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 23 de julio de 2013, Carlos Ríos/ www.cubanet.org.- Varios pozos de agua contaminados son al parecer el origen de la proliferación del cólera en la ciudad de Cárdenas, Matanzas, al este de La Habana. Centenares de enfermos, muchos hospitalizados, son reportados por el activista Pedro Moisés Calderín, del grupo opositor Municipios de [...] Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Arab Culture Promoted in Cuba Online: 45 guests Tuesday, 23 July 2013 News Sport Cuban Baseball League Top Cuban baseball player Hector Olivera returns to active sport Hector Olivera, Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jul 23 (acn) Cuba develops an investment project in order to improve rice production through the recovery and growth of plantations and increasing agricultural and industrial ... Continue reading
Las razones para determinar que una tarjeta de navegación a internet está bloqueda hay buscarlas en La Habana. Continue reading
The following editorial appeared in the Kansas City Star on Monday Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jul 23 (acn) Cuba suffered its fourth loss (2-3) in as many games against the U.S. university team durin g the penultimate game of the bilateral match between the two squads. Cuban News Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Jul 23 (acn) The blind lyrical singer Lis Rivero won the Grand Prize at the 5th International Song Festival for blind and visually impaired persons sponsored by the Guatemalan Blind Association Continue reading
Havana, July 23 (RHC) The chairman of the Caribbean Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control, Dwight Gardiner, praised Cuba's commitment to international maritime conventions. Cuban News Agency Continue reading
Havana, Cuba, Jul 23 (acn) Pole vaulter Yarisley Silva and hurdler Orlando Ortega will represent Cuba at the stop of the Diamond League Athletics to be host by London, Great Britain, on July 26-27. Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Celebration of July 26 in Holguin, Cuba LATEST NEWS: Cuba: Hector Olivera Back to Active Sport LATEST NEWS: Arab Culture Promoted in Cuba Online: 37 guests News The World Snowden Continue reading
pbpc-lopez - Jul. 23, 2013 - Palm Beach Photographic Centre to Present Two Exhibitions Focused on Cuba August 23 - November 16, 2013 THE CONFLUX OF ETERNITIES: Historical Discourse in the Work of Kadir Continue reading
Latin Grammy award-winning Cuban-soul-rock singer Alex Cuba will take the stage at for a free concert on July 26 with special guests Mississauga's own Sophisticated Funk and Maracatu Mar Aberto. The Continue reading
He was a proud man. Proud of his great-uncle's service as president of Cuba in the 1930s and 1940s. Proud of his father's leadership in Operation Pedro Pan, which rescued thousands of children from Fidel Castro's communist regime in the 1960s. Proud of... Continue reading
Partial view of North Korean vessel Chong Chon Gang at Manzanillo harbour in Colon, 90 km from Panama City on July 16, 2013. A delegation from the Panamanian Red Cross Tuesday visited the 35 crew members Continue reading
Desde la 6.00 am, está ocurriendo en la calle Zapote, de Santo Suárez, La Habana, un operativo del  Departamento Técnico de Investigaciones (DTI)  contra las antenas parabólicas que la población instala en sus techos para atrapar la señal de los canales de televisión de Miami.  El operativo ya dura varias horas. Un viejo militante del [...] Continue reading
El cantante de hip hop cubano "El Primario" fue golpeado salvajemente por dos individuos que ofendieron a su prometida cuando ambos transitaban por el Malecón en la capital cubana el pasado 20 de julio. Continue reading
The naiveté of Cubans on the island sometimes dresses itself up and asks my family if they’d really tortured me in prison. I remembered when, on the first beating, back in 2009, they fractured my arm, many doubted that fact … Continue reading Continue reading
Havana, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuba announced today in this capital the merger of 12 exporting and importing companies in a Higher Business Management Organization (OSDE) subordinated to the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment. According t... Continue reading
El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de la nación centroamericana hace declaraciones sobre el cargamento de armas cubanas hallado a bordo de un barco mercante de Corea del Norte. Continue reading
With the Dodgers up nine runs in the bottom of the eighth Monday night in Toronto, L.A. phenom Yasiel Puig crashed into the outfield wall while making a leaping catch in center. His cannon throw to first Continue reading
Una familia cubana desesperada por las precarias condiciones de su vivienda y la falta de respuesta de parte de las autoridades acudió a activistas de derechos humanos para pedir ayuda y denunciar su caso. Continue reading
Las negociaciones entre Panamá y Cuba estaban previstas con antelación al incidente del buque norcoreano que transportaba armas cubanas ocultas en sus bodegas y que está retenido por las autoridades panameñas. Continue reading

El Instituto de Estudios Cubanos y Cubano-Americanos (ICCAS) presentará este viernes 26 de julio un conversatorio con el opositor Guillermo Fariñas, quien se encuentra de visita en Estados Unidos.

Como entrevistador participará el periodista y escritor Carlos Alberto Montaner.

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HAVANA, Cuba, July 22 (acn) A series of Summer courses on Civic Education is one of the initiatives by the Centers for the Guidance of Women and Families to fight social indiscipline and rescue civic values, said the general secretary of the Cub... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, July 22 (acn) Cuba set up a new foreign trade entity grouping twelve export and import companies under the Foreign Trade and Investment ... Continue reading