More than 100 Experts to Attend Havana Cigar Symposium

0 Havana, Jul 4. -More than 100 researchers, museologists, collectors, journalists and artists have confirmed attendance at the 4th international symposium Havana-Habanos 2011, to be held on July 5-7. The director of the Tobacco Museum in Old Havana, Zoe Nocedo, is chairing the event's organizing committee and said participants would discuss the history of Cuban cigars, known as habanos; markets,

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Mercosur Summit to Be Held in Paraguay

1 Asuncion, Jun 25. -Five presidents have already confirmed their attendance to the regular meeting of the Common Market and Associated States and the Mercosur Summit to be held next week in Paraguay. The meeting, scheduled for June 28 and 29, will be attended by presidents Cristina Fernandez (Argentina), Dilma Rousseff (Brazil), José Mujica (Uruguay) and Fernando Lugo as host,

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Cuba Hosts Regional Event on Radiology, Health

1 Havana, May 30. -A regional meeting on ensuring radiation protection in cardiology procedures begins Monday with the attendance of renowned experts. The objective of the meeting is to provide knowledge about radiation risk control in interventional cardiology, the organizing committee told Prensa Latina. The issue is one of the main problems of radiation safety internationally, due to the increasing

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Cuba to host International Conference on Justice

0 Havana, Mar 22. -Some 300 delegates have confirmed their attendance to the Third International Congress on Justice, which will be held at the National Hotel in Havana from Mars 23 to 25, organizers said Tursday. JurisCuba 2011 will bring together delegates from Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, Guatemala, Colombia, Peru, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Spain, Italy and Portugal, as well

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Over 80 Badminton Players at Havana Int’l Tournament

0 Havana, Mar 8. -Over 80 badminton players have confirmed their attendance at the 12th Giraldilla International Badminton Tournament in Havana, national badminton commissioner Miguel Diaz informed. Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Venezuela, the United States, Guatemala, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru, the Dominican Republic, Surinam, and Cuba will be the countries represented, according to the National Information Agency (AIN). Osleni Guerrero, Pan-American champion

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CACSO Meeting to Be Attended by 32 Olympic Committees

2 Veracruz, Mexico, Mar 3. -Coordinator of the Organizing Committee of the Central American and Caribbean Games of Veracruz 2014, Carlos Hernandez, confirmed the attendance of all 32 olympic committees to the General Assembly of the Central American and Caribbean Sports Organization (CACSO) on Friday, March 4. The Executive Committee of CACSO, presided over by Puerto Rican Hector Cardona, is

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Cuba: Colloquium for Independence Bicentennial

1 Havana, Nov 23 .-Cuban poet and essayist Roberto Fernandez Retamar opened an international colloquium Monday in commemoration of the bicentennial of the independence struggle in Latin America and the Caribbean, with attendance by prominent figures from 12 countries. The colloquium will be a space for reflection on "how independence has been lived in our peoples and its current challenges",

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Ackonwledgments for Sport Activists in Santa Cruz del Sur

5 Santa Cruz del Sur, Oct 22. –The Annual Local Full Meeting of Activists and Voluntary Popular Councils (CVD), based in Santa Cruz del Sur, counted on the attendance of all the areas of the territory and turned into an apportune moment to draw up new lines of work, with the purpose of spreading sport here. Santa Cruz del Sur

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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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People from Santa Cruz del Sur will remember martyrs of Pino Tres

2 Santa Cruz del Sur, Sep 21. –The remembrance act to those who died in the tragic events of Sep 27th close to Haiti village, located at the Popular Council of the same name form Santa Cruz del Sur, will have a special connotation and will count on the attendance of thousands of citizens from this area. As a prelude

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