Cuban musician and director of the famous popular Cuban music band, Juan Formell, was presented a Latin Grammy for Musical Excellence in the US city of Las Vegas. ... More


Trinidad Shows a New Face

Rehabilitation works are currently underway in the colonial city of Trinidad and the Valley of Sugar Mills, declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites, to celebrate the 500th birthday of the third city founded by the Spaniards in Cuba. ... More


México, 18 Nov. (Notimex).- El cantante Raphael reúne los mejores momentos de su carrera con un paquete de tres discos y un DVD titulado "Mi gran noche. 50 éxitos de vida", que será lanzado el próximo 3 de diciembre.... More


The Director of the renowned Cuban popular band Los Van Van, Juan Formell, critized the hurdles posed on Cuban music records to enter world markets controlled by American companies.... More


The Japanese Culture Week in Cuba began in Havana with the photo exhibit Tokyo’s Islands by Kanako Sato. ... More


Colombian Nobel Literature Prize Laureate, writer and journalist Gabriel García Márquez, is being honored at Casa de las Américas with three days of homage titled Gabo, Cuba and the Caribbean. ... More


The documentary film Fidel, the Untold Story, by U.S. filmmaker Estela Bravo, was premiered at the Ninth Latin American and Caribbean Film Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa.... More


Cubans are mourning the death of Cuban singer, troubadour, writer and teacher, Teresita Fernández, who passed away in Havana at the age of 82. ... More


Especially dedicated to late Venezuelan leader, Hugo Chávez and Uruguayan writer and journalist, Eduardo Galeano, the Sixth University Festival of Books and Reading known as FULL, will kick off on Monday in all of Cuba’s higher education centers and universities.... More


Belgian culture lovers are enjoying the many options that Havana’s Historian Office and the European country’s embassy in the Cuban capital have brought and organized for the occasion from November 8 through 16. ... More


Three Canadian writers are exposing in Toronto the negative impact of the US’s hostile anti-Cuba policy and the truth of the case of four anti-terrorist fighters unjustly held in US prisons since 1998.... More


The finishing touches are being put to the 35th International Latin American Film Festival, scheduled for Havana from December 5th through 15th, only one month before its opening. The year’s prestigious movie meet will include the screening of 400 films, most of them from Latin America. ... More


Bayamo: 500 Years of History

Residents in the eastern city of Bayamo and Cubans in general today celebrate the 500th anniversary of its founding as the second city set up on the island by Spanish Conqueror, Diego Velázquez, on November 5, 1513. ... More


The third edition of the film festival CineCuba is set to wind up in Toronto, Canada, after having screened Cuban documentaries and the film Habanastation by moviemaker Ian Padrón. ... More


The impressive geological formation known as Bellamar Caves in the western city of Matanzas will be proposed as World Heritage Site. ... More


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