Tributes, Premieres, Cuba’s Debut at Film Fest

0 Havana, Dec 3. -Tributes to personalities of literature and cinema, premieres of films from Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Europe, and Cuba's debut mark Saturday, the third day of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema.The Foundation of the New Latin American Cinema (FNCL) will pay tribute to Literature Nobel prizewinner Gabriel Garcia Marquez, while Havana's La Rampa movie

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Chile Commemorates Fidel Castro’s Historic Visit

1 Santiago, Chile, Nov 18. -The Chilean Movement of Solidarity with Cuba will dedicate its 19th National Meeting on Friday and Saturday to the 40th anniversary of the visit of the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, to Chile.The solidarity event will open on Friday in the mining city of Lota, in the region of Bio Bio, some 500

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Venezuela Confirms Solidarity March for Cuban Five

1 Caracas, Jun 3. -The Cuba-Venezuela Movement of Mutual Solidarity confirmed a march to be staged on Saturday, June 12, to support the five anti-terrorist Cuban fighters unfairly held in US prisons since 1998. Coordinator of the group Laila Tajeldine told Prensa Latina that women, youngsters and workers will take part in the march to demand the immediate release of

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6th Cuban Party Congress Begins Today

1 Havana, Apr 16. -Some 1,000 delegates will begin on Saturday debates of the 6th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party (PCC), focused on a group of measures to update the country"s economic model. The opening session of the Congress, to be run until April 19, will start at 16:00 local time at the capitalâ�Ös Conference Center. The meeting will

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Beijing Honors Int”l Year of Forests

2 Beijing, Apr 11. -Spring is here, and that was evident in the Chinese capital this weekend: foreign diplomats, journalists and students planted trees on Saturday to honor the International Year of Forests. The event took place at Da Wangjing Park, in the Chaoyang district, where everything turned a little greener, as proposed by the UN initiative, which promotes the

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Antonio Valencia Might Play Today

1 London, Mar 12. -Ecuadorian midfielder Antonio Valencia might return to play soccer this Saturday, Alex Ferguson, coach of Manchester United informed. Ferguson said to press that Valencia is training and has played some matches with the players of the team. Valencia has recovered from a sprained ligament in his right ankle. That injury did not allow him to play

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Nicaragua Decorates Cuban Medical Brigade

1 Managua, Oct 23. -President Daniel Ortega on Friday conferred the Ruben Dario Order of Cultural Independence to the "A Voice for All" Cuban Medical Brigade, which concluded a year of work in this capital and returns home on Saturday. In a ceremony at the House of the People in Managua, the Nicaraguan statesman awarded Dr. Miladys Orraca, chief of

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Cuban VP Begins Visit to China

1 Sep 25. -Ricardo Cabrisas, vice president of the Cuban Council of Ministers, begins a visit to China on Saturday that will include meetings with important authorities and attendance at the 50th anniversary celebration of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Cabrisas will carry out the first part of his visit in Shanghai, where shortly after his arrival, he met

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Reflections by Comrade Fidel: We will Never Forget

7 Havana, Sep 25. -"We will Never Forget" is the title of the latest reflection by the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, published here on Saturday. Prensa Latina publishes the unabridged text of the reflection: We will Never Forget On Tuesday, September 21, at 9 a.m., I met with over 600 passengers of the Peace Boat, most of

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Suylén Milanés to Preside Over Arts Festival for a Living Planet

1 Havana, Sep 3. -The first arts festival "Propositions", of popular inspiration and with singer Pablo Milanes as the president of honor, will take place at Havana Sports City (Ciudad Deportiva) on Saturday from the early hours of the morning until midnight. The closing gala promises a show enjoyable for all generations, with the participation of musicians like Harold López-Nussa

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