The last session of the National Assembly of People’s Power showed the hard impact that the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States and the activation of Title III of the Helms-Burton extraterritorial law is having on the Cuban tourism industry. According to the information offered by Manuel Marrero Cruz, head of… Continue Reading »
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A cultural embrace between Indonesia and Cuba took place during the hours of Thursday afternoon in the José White Concert Hall, in the city of Matanzas. With the presence of the ambassador of that Asian nation, Mr. Alfred Tanduk Palembangan and his wife, the Cuban artists offered a gala in which they showed part of… Continue Reading »
History, the beautiful history / of Cuba that embraces us, / is air, is land, is embers, / path of memory / that continues. The noria / of the time grants reason / to the sensible passion / for stable justice and peace. / Inseparable Words / are Cuba and Revolution. Amateur poets, /… Continue Reading »
On August 29, death believed itself the winner, but it was just that, a wrong judgment of reality that led her to imagine that catching a free spirit was possible. Migrating to other sidereal spaces can never condemn our loved ones to absence, silence or inertia, much less when the proportions of the soul are… Continue Reading »
The verse of Matanzas, the verse of the Nation, has died. Carilda Oliver Labra stopped breathing and, with her, poetry is also a bit orphan of light. There are no possible words to describe the cloud of sadness that falls on this city that he loved intensely, on an island full of his pen, of… Continue Reading »
In the world there are many people who cannot go unnoticed. There are those who stand out for their capacity in work and professional skills, for their role in society or their essential support within the family. But, the most enlightened are those who, without even thinking about themselves, are capable of giving themselves to… Continue Reading »
Something wrong happens to my Cuba; I would like to consult with someone to solve my doubts , to know If it is just me the one that feels that there are problems or really my country is sick and losses a lot of traditions as the years go by. From a long time ago… Continue Reading »
The XXI edition of the International Crafts Fair (FIART) 2017 takes place from the 5th to the coming 17th of this month at the PABEXPO fairgrounds, in the capital. The event, organized by the Cuban Fund of Cultural Assets, is dedicated to the province of Santiago de Cuba and to glass as an artisan manifestation.
I can inform you with all responsibility that in 1956 we will be free or we will be martyrs (…) One of our most illustrious liberators sentenced that whoever tries to seize Cuba would pick up the dust from his soil drenched in blood (…) We are today in Cuba, Only we know where we are going and we do not depend on the last word of the Dictator. Greetings to the people of Cuba, and the firmest promise that we will return. ”
Despite the ravages caused by Hurricane Irma in last September and the campaigns of the enemies of the Revolution to prevent more tourists from other nations coming to know Cuba, the country will arrive on Monday at four million visitors foreign.