UNESCO recognized the Havana restoration work reaching its 500th Anniversary in the presence of Eusebio Leal, historian of Havana.
Havana will be the guest of honor at the 46th International Book Fair of Buenos Aires (Filba), Argentina, in 2020, announced the director of the Cuban Chamber of Books, Sonia Almaguer.
The first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro; and the President, Miguel Diaz-Canel, sent wreaths to the funeral of Cuban artist Salvador Wood, who died last Saturday at 90 years of age.
US writer and activist Margaret Randall received on Monday in this city the Haydee Santamaria Medal granted by the Council of State of Cuba to foreign intellectuals.
The International Exhibition for restaurants, hotels and tourist services, HostelCuba 2019, opened on Tuesday in Havana with the participation of 120 importers and exporters from nearly 20 countries and the host nation at Pabexpo fairgrounds in Havana.
The First Havana Poetry Biennial begun on Monday with reading sessions of the work by intellectuals Nancy Morejon, Arthur Richard Flower and Yu Er, at the headquarters of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC, in Spanish).
Cuban cartoonist Alfredo Martirena said that ”a good journalist prefers to save his news better than his own life” so does he with his work, and won the Award to Excellency at the Caricature Contest on Freedom of the Press in Canada.
The 13th edition of International Biennial in Havana completes its days on Sunday, where creators from 52 countries over a month turned into art public spaces in Havana and other provinces.
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel recalled Victory Day over fascism today and highlighted the contribution of the Russian people to world peace.
More than 45 artists from France, Canada, Mexico and Cuba are participating Thursday in the 26th edition of the World Festival of Young Artists, held every year in this eastern Cuban province.