Mexican Film Will Open Havana Festival

0 Havana, Nov. 24. -Revolution, a Mexican film comprising ten shorts of 10 minutes each, will open the 32nd Havana Film Festival, which is dedicated to that historical event. Revolution will premiere at the opening ceremony on December 2, festival director Ivan Giroud told reporters. The shorts deal with different historical periods and star Mariana Chenillo, Fernando Eimbcke, Gael García

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Correa Asks PAIS Movement to Begin New Stage in Ecuador

1 Guayaquil, Ecuador, Nov 15. -The Ecuadorian Patria Libre I Soberana (PAIS) movement begins a new stage on Monday, one in which it must organize its national structures, strengthen its unity, and immediately open the membership process. The first National Convention of the party, which ended Sunday, elected its historic leaders Rafael Correa and Lenin Moreno as president and vice

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Cuba Opens 2nd Round of FIVB Men´s Volleyball Championship

3 Verona, Italy, Sep 28. -The matches Cuba vs. Serbia and Brazil vs. Poland will open the second round of the FIVB Men´s Volleyball World Championships Italy-2010 preliminaries on Thursday. For this second round, the top three teams ranked in each of the six pools will play until October 2 in Milan, Catania and Ancona. Those who make it to

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Cuba will Issue New Licenses for Self-Employed

1 Havana, Sep 26. -Cuba will issue in October new licenses to open small private businesses, in order to offer available workers more employment options, after cutting the number of employees in the state sector. The measure conforms to Government's decision to redesign national economic policies for increased production and efficiency, Granma newspaper has informed. Last August 1st, President Raul

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New school year begins today

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Sep 6. – “José Martí” primary school wiill host this Monday the local act that is going to declare officially open the new school year 2010-2011 in Santa Cruz del Sur. The appointment is at 9:am, and the ones in charged of the artistic and cultural activities are the students themselves. This will mark the

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Design is King this Week in Havana

0 Havana, May 25. -The 10th Design Week will open featuring as main course a series of conferences on packaging and containers and its role in efficiency, competitiveness and promotion of products and services, reported organizers. The meeting which this year commemorates its 30th anniversary is organized by the National Design Office (ONDI in Spanish). The opening speech will be in

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