Exitoso debut de Camagua en Festival Internacional de Folklore

2 Camagüey, 24 feb.- La compañía cubana Camagua se estrenó exitosamente en el Festival Internacional de Folklore, de Muscat, capital del Sultanato de Omán, Medio Oriente, informó Fernando Medrano Vireya, Director Artístico y General, de la agrupación. Medrano informó a Prensa Latina, vía correo electrónico que en la Gala de apertura del evento, en el Al Amerat Park alternaron los

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CARICOM Backs South Korean Candidacy for UNSC

1 Georgetown, Aug 3.- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) offered its support to South Korea in looking for a non permanent seat in the UN Security Council for 2013-2014. In a state visit to Seoul, Secretary General of CARICOM, Irwin LaRocque, said that the 15 members of CARICOM decided to support the candidacy of the Republic of Korea. Other countries aspiring

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Latest Results at Olympic Women’s Volleyball Qualifying Tourney

2 Tokyo, May 23. – On Wednesday, Russia remained undefeated in the Women's Volleyball Tournament, which is the final qualifying event for the Olympic Games, while Japan was defeated by South Korea and Cuba added its third defeat with just one victory, the same result of Peru. The hosts were overcome (3-1) in the closing match by the South Koreans,

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S. Korean Mil. Drills in Islands on the PDRK Border

2 Seoul, Oct 5. -South Korea announced today military exercises in islands on the north border of the People's Democratic Republic of Korea in line with the distress tied to the incident of November 2010 in the area.The routine operation is designed to improve our power, a member of the Joint Chief of Staff told the media about the new

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Cuba Wins First Two Medals in World Track & Field

0 Seoul, Aug 29. -Cuban male decathlon athlete Leonel Suarez and female discus thrower Yarelis Barrios have won the first two medals for Cuba (bronze) at the World Track and Field Championships in Daegu, South Korea, Sunday.Suarez was once again at the awarding podium, now with a total of 8,501 points, behind the US athletes Ashton Eaton (8,505, second place)

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Cuba for Matching Performance in World Athletics Championships

0 Daegu, South Korea, Aug 26. – Cuba plans to match or improve its performance in the Athletics Championships of Berlin-2009 in the upcoming event to be held in Daegu, South Korea, said the head of the Cuban delegation, former high jumper Alberto Juantorena. "We are in Daegu now, and the competition is approaching. Our objective here is to try

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Cuba Stumbled at World Volleyball League Opening

0 Seoul, May 28. -South Korea defeated Cuba in a spectacular game 3-0 in the opening day of the World Volleyball League 2011, in the city of Swon of 11 million inhabitants, 44 kilometers (27.5 miles) south of the capital. Playing in Group D, the young Cuban team that had finished second in last year's World Championship, fell 20-25, 27-29,

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Cuba Defeats Japan, S. Korea at Judo World Cup

0 Havana, May 13. -The Cuban men´s judo team defeated Japan and South Korea on the first day of the World Judo Championships team competition at the Aquidaba Sports Complex in San Salvador de Bahia, Brazil. Justo Noda, Cuan head coach, said Cuba defeated both teams with three wins each, one loss and one tie. Cuba is participating in the

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Correa to Visit South Korea and Japan next Week

3 Quito, Sep 3. -Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa will begin official visits to Japan on Monday and to South Korea on Wednesday. Correa will visit Japan until September 7 and will travel with Ricardo Patino, Minister of Foreign Affairs and a large delegation of ministers. The objective of his visit is to motivate Japanese investments at local level in strategic

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