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Havana, Cuba.-A delegation of Cuban business people and officials are visiting Nicaragua to promote trade exchange between both countries, it was reported in this capital today.
The group, led by Cuban Deputy Industry Minister Eloy Alvarez, and made up of representatives of sphere such as the production of industrial pieces, agricultural machinery, footwear, hygiene, and cleanliness, arrived in Managua yesterday night. Meetings with Nicaraguan business people and government authorities are expected, as part of the agenda.
Havana, Cuba.-The condecoration as Heroes of the Republic of Cuba to the Cuban Five that were imprisoned in the United States for alerting the island on plans by violent groups in Miami, has had repercussion today in Venezuelan media.
The YVKE World Radio website of Venezuela stresses among its front page's headlines: "Raul Castro decorates Cuban Five" and also issued an extensive gallery of photos about the issue. On the other hand, "Ciudad Caracas" newspaper headlines "Raul Castro Grants Heroes Title to Cuban Five," and reproduces the speech by Gerardo Hernandez after receiving the order.
Havana, Cuba.-The third day of the 17th Habano International Festival will be dedicated today to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the founding of Habano specialized houses in the world.
These facilities, located in more than 140 exclusive and prestigious outlets, market the famous Cuban cigars, made by expert hands.