The concert by singer Waldo Mendoza and the Uruguayan Youth Symphony Orchestra completed the fifth day of the 39th International Caribbean Festival, which began in this Cuban city on July 3 with the participation of about 30 countries.
The Spanish Minister of Science, Innovation and Universities, Pedro Francisco Duque, advocated on Monday in Havana for strengthening relations with Cuba, based on a strong cultural and humanistic tradition.
With a strong folkloric show, the 39th International Caribbean Festival began the eve at the Heredia Theater in Santiago de Cuba, which will be run until July 9, dedicated to the Uruguayan culture.
By Mercy Ramos Photos José Meriño
Atended by some 1,200 participants from 70 countries, was inaugurated Monday, February 18, the 21st International Habano Festival, considered the most important event of traders, harvester, aficionados and, in general, persons linked to Premier cigars in the world.
The organizers of the 28th International Book Fair (FIL) in Cuba are reporting on Monday the results with several statistics records.
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Havana is a Wonder City of the Modern World according to a global vote organized by the Swissbased New7Wonders Foundation. Riddled with symbols and surprises, this city is and always will be be astonishing.
By Rachel Pereda
Havana is a city in movement: people rushing, street vendors and passers-by laughing and talking; the streets are always abuzz. Havana does not rest, it continues to be full of activity almost 500 years after its founding.