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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Cuban Official in Berlin Stresses International Solidarity with Cuba

2 Havana, Cuba, Aug 4.- The significant role played by solidarity-with-Cuba organizations in Europe and particularly in Germany was addressed in Berlin by Roberto Rodriguez, specialist of the European Department of the Cuban Friendship Institute, a non-government organization that maintains relations with over 1 200 solidarity groups around the world. Rodriguez addressed dozens of activists at a meeting in the

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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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Successful Performance of Cuban Ballet in Germany

4 Camagüey, Cuba, July 30.- The Endedans Contemporary Ballet Company of Camaguey province successfully wound up a series of performances in Hamburg, Germany. During their second presentation in the German city, the Cuban artists brought their new ballet “Long live Life” to the stage of the Schmidt Tivoli Theater to find a positive reaction by the critics and specialized publications.

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Over 100 Delegates to European Event of Solidarity with Cuba

2 Havana, May 24. – More than one hundred delegates will attend the 16th European Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba, to be run in November in Germany, organizer of the event, Frank Schwitalla, said in this capital on Thursday. On behalf of the German Network of Solidarity with this Caribbean nation, Schwitalla met with executives from the Cuban Institute of

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Musicians from 12 countries in Cubadisco 2012

1 Havana, Mar 17. – Groups and soloists from 12 countries, including Spain, Argentina and Germany, have so far confirmed their attendance at the upcoming International Fair Cubadisco 2012, from May 19 to 27. The fair, dedicated to the guitar, will also be attended by representatives from Chile, Uruguay, Venezuela, Paraguay, Mexico, Ecuador, Panama, Costa Rica and Puerto Rico, the

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Cuban Women Train in Germany for World Judo Championships

2 Havana, Aug 13. – Cuba's women judo team has been training in Germany since August 8 for the World Championships to be held in Paris on August 23-28. In remarks to the Cuban News Agency from the German city of Speyer, head coach Ronaldo Veitia said the training is going well, aimed at achieving a good performance. The team

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