Documentary on the Cuban Five Premiered in France

1 Havana, Cuba, May 15.- The Cuban Five: Obama and the Choice of Injustice is the title of a documentary film recently premiered at the headquarters of the France-Cuba Solidarity Organization, on the case of the five anti-terrorist Cubans who were given unfair prison sentences in the United States. The 12-minute audiovisual, which was produced by the French organization and

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Most French Citizens Oppose War in Syria

0 Paris, Sep 7. -About 70 percent of French citizens are against France''s involvement in a military aggression against Syria, according to a poll by the Ifop Institute published here on Saturday. Questioned on their position on a hypothetical intervention of allied forces in Syria, 68 percent of those surveyed said that they rejected any military intervention to solve the

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National Theater Festival Kicks off Today in Camagüey

0 Camagüey, Sep 7.- Artists of Havana's Humour Promotion Center will start tonight the performances corresponding to the 14th National Theater Festival Camagüey 2012 at the city's Principal Theater. Kike Quiñones, Iván Camejo and the group Pagola la Paga will present their show “Reír es cosa muy seria” (Laughing is a very serious matter), after the opening ceremony by the

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Cuba Reaches Two Million Visitors Figure in Record Time

0 Havana, Cuba, Aug 28.- The Cuban Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) reported that the country had arrived to the two million foreign visitors mark in record time, 20 days earlier than in 2011. MINTUR spokespeople said in a press release that the figure represents an increase of 5.3 percent compared to the same period last year, thereby they are maintaining

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Eurozone Economic Confidence Continues Downhill

1 Brussels, Jul 31.- The Eurozone economic confidence dropped two percentage points in July, which stood at 87.9 points this indicator, said today the European Commission, which placed the largest declines in Germany, France and Spain. According to a statement from the Commission, the economic sentiment indicator of the overall European Union fell by 1.4 percentage points to 89 points.

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France: Hollande, a Triumph with European Scope

1 Paris, May 7. – After 17 years of conservatives governments, the triumph of the Socialist Party (SP) candidate Francois Hollande in the presidential elections is considered today a political change in France with European scope. Hollande won Sunday's election with 51,67 percent of the votes, compared to 48,33 of his rival Nicolas Sarkozy, according to data provided by the

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