Yellow Alert for Rains Continues in Costa Rica

0 San Jose, Oct 17. -The Costa Rican authorities maintain the yellow alert triggered by heavy rains in the Pacific coast and the central zone, with two deaths reported so far.The National Emergency Commission (CNE) quoted the national weather forecast as saying that rains will continue due to a low pressure system in the Pacific Ocean. That system is affecting

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Chucho Valdes Pleased with Grammy Nomination for Chucho Steps

7 Havana, Dec 10. -Cuban jazz musician Chucho Valdes said that his 2011 Grammy nomination for the Academy of Arts and Sciences of U.S. Record for his album Chucho Steps, commits him to maintain the quality of his work. Speaking to reporters, the founder of the band Irakere announced that among his future projects is the recording of a phonogram

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Cuba, Spain FMs Meet in Paris

0 Paris, Jun 10. -Cuba has reiterated on Thursday its willingness to maintain a dialogue with the European Union (EU) "on reciprocal bases, sovereign equality and noninterference in internal affairs." At a meeting in this capital between Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez and his Spanish counterpart, Miguel Angel Moratinos, Rodríguez again condemned the EU's unilateral Common Position. "We reject the

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