Brazil to Open World Cup Stadiums Earlier

1 Rio de Janeiro, Dec 7. -Brazil will open the 2014 FIFA World Cup stadiums before the period estabished, Minister of Sports Aldo Rebelo announced.The minister also highlighted on Tuesday that the Maracana Stadium will have no problem to host the finals of the World Cup, despite undergoing major renovation works. However, Rebelo acknowledged that there is a delay in

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Cuba Debates Results for Anti-Lung Cancer Vaccine

0 Havana, Nov 23. -The 4th International Workshop on CIMAvax-EGF, on Wednesday continues sessions in the presence of experts from Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, France, Belgium, Serbia, Korea and Germany.The meeting, organized by the Molecular Immunology Center and the state-run CIMAB S.A. trade company, analyzes the most recent clinical results with this therapeutic vaccine to treat patients with non-small cell

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Trio Caps Pan-American Runner-Up Contest

41 Guadalajara, Mexico, Oct 21. -Brazil, Canada and Cuba resume today the contest for the second place in the general standing at the 16th Pan-American Games of Guadalajara 2011 for 20 Gold medals.Although Brazil is the current runner up, Canada (third) and Cuba (fourth) are close thanks to their late Thursday performances. The U.S. won five more titles to sum

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Argentina Faces Brazil in Americas’ Soccer Super Classic

2 Buenos Aires, Sep 14. -The national soccer team on Wednesday will face its counterpart of Brazil in the so-called Soccer Super Classic of the Americas, which consists of two matches per year and only includes players in domestic leagues. The match will be played at the restored Mario Kempes stadium of Cordoba, at 710 kilometers northeast of the capital,

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Cuban Circus to Visit Brazil in 2012

0 Havana, Aug 16 .- Famous Brazilian actor Marcos Frota has started to make arrangements here to take the Cuban circus to his country for a visit in 2012, amid the cultural program preparations prior to the FIFA World Cup and the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. In remarks to Prensa Latina, Frota, also director of the first free circus

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Venezuela and Cuba Open Basketball Quadrangular Tournament

1 Caracas, Aug 5. – The teams of Venezuela and Cuba will open a four-nation basketball tournament to be held in the Venezuelan northwestern state of Vargas. Panama and Brazil are the other teams to take part in the tournament which will serve as a physical and technical reinforcement to all the teams for the Pre-Olympic Tournament in Mar del

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Cuban National Ballet in Brazil, Huge Success

1 Salvador de Bahia, Jul 25. -Cuban National Ballet´s "La leyenda del agua grande" (The Legend of the Big Water), directed by Prima Ballerina Alicia Alonso, has had a huge success in Brazil during a tour that has included performances in Brasilia and Salvador de Bahia, and will conclude in Sao Paulo, sponsored by the Brazilian Cultural Cooperative. The ballet

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Copa America Soccer Tournament: Brazil to Quarterfinals

0 Cordoba, Argentina, Jul 14. -Brazil defeated Ecuador 4-2 on Wednesday, qualifying for the quarterfinals of the 2011 Copa America soccer tournament. Brazilian Alexandre Pato scored twice ('28, '61) and Neymar Santos Jr. matched his compatriot ('49, '72), placing Brazil, coached by Manuel Menezes, as leader of Group B in the game at Mario Alberto Kempes stadium. Brazil, which is

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Bolivian Gov’t Expects Higher Natural Gas Production

0 La Paz, July 12. -The government on Tuesday announced a substantial increase in natural gas production, both to supply its main foreign markets, Brazil and Argentina, and to meet domestic demand.Three projects carried out in the mega gas fields of Sabalo, Margarita, and Itau in the departments of Tarija and Chuquisaca will facilitate up to 18 million additional cubic

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Brazil to Play Friendly Matches with Italy and Spain

0 Buenos Aires, Jul 6. -The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) announced that Brazil will play friendly matches with Spain and Italy in mext November and December. CBF spokesmen announced in the hotel where the Brazilian team is staying during the America Cup 2011 that both matches will be played in Europe, but the dates are not defined yet, he added.

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