Culture

26 January, 2023 Tribute to Cuba’s National Hero Jose Marti in philately

Havana, Cuba.- A little publicized aspect today is the presence of Cuban National Hero Jose Marti in international philately, as a tribute to his life and work. Cuban lawyer and researcher Emilio Cueto told Opus Habana magazine that at least 12 countries and 27 stamps honor the Cuban Apostle’s legacy. According to the expert, most […]

24 January, 2023 Event in Cuba endorses transformative value of culture

Havana, Cuba.- As a space to defend the value of culture as a turning point in urban development, the event “Culture, Communication, Marketing, and Community” invites to talk among representatives of several nations Brazil, Jamaica, France, Mozambique, and Cuba make up the agenda of this event, which is part of the 9th International Meeting “Transforming […]

23 January, 2023 Cuba’s Int’l Jazz Plaza Festival opens, over 100 concerts in agenda

Havana, Cuba.- The 38th edition of the International Jazz Plaza Festival 2023 starts today until January 29 with more than 100 concerts on nearly 20 stages, squares and parks in this capital and Santiago de Cuba. At a recent press conference, the president of its organizing committee, Victor Rodriguez, assured that Cuba’s biggest jazz festival […]

23 January, 2023 Unesco’s deputy director will carry out a broad agenda in Cuba

Paris, France.- Unesco’s deputy director general for Social and Human Sciences, Gabriela Ramos, is visiting Cuba to fulfill a broad agenda, which will include the presentation of the Jose Marti International Award. In Havana, Ramos will present on Tuesday the award the multilateral organization established in 1994, at the initiative of the Cuban government, in […]

19 January, 2023 Cuba presents destinations at tourist event in Spain

Madrid, Spain.- The Cuban Minister of Tourism, Juan Carlos García, presented today the novelties of the Cuba Única tourist offer in the 2023 edition of the Madrid International Tourism Fair. The Antillean minister stressed on Twitter that the specialized European event constitutes a global reference experience for professionals in the sector. Likewise, García remarked that […]

18 January, 2023 Mass to Chano Pozo and Juan Formell will sound in Cuba

Havana, Cuba.- Mass to Chano Pozo and Juan Formell is the title of one of the concerts that stands out as highlights of the upcoming 38th edition of the 2023 Jazz Plaza International Festival in Cuba. The show will take place on January 24, at 6:00 p.m. local time, in the Trillo park, Cayo Hueso […]

16 January, 2023 Film Sergeant Pepper closes cycle dedicated to the Beatles in Cuba

Havana, Cuba.- After almost a week of screenings, the film cycle dedicated to the British rock band The Beatles closes today with the film Sergeant Pepper, Lonely Hearts Club Band, by Michael Schultz. Written by Henry Edwards, the film has a sequence similar to a rock opera, which integrates songs by the iconic group, with […]

16 January, 2023 Cuban National Hero Jose Marti to be honored in Morocco

Rabat, Morocco.- The screening of the Cuban film “José Martí, el Ojo del Canario” (José Martí, Eye of the Canary) on January 27 will pay tribute to the Cuban national hero in Morocco, diplomatic sources said. The full-length feature film directed by Fernando Perez that shows passages that marked Marti’s childhood and adolescence will be […]

12 January, 2023 Cuba celebrates 205th anniversary of San Alejandro Fine Art Academy

Havana, Cuba.- The San Alejandro Academy of Fine Arts, in this capital, is celebrating the 205th anniversary of its foundation on Thursday with a cultural gala in which students from the National Art Schools will participate. An exhibition of paintings, engraving, and sculpture, among other disciplines, by the students of the two-hundred-year-old school will also […]

10 January, 2023 Cuba defends socialism and justice, says ambassador Pablo Prada

Buenos Aires, Argentine.- 64 years after the triumph of the Revolution, Cubans continue united and determined to build a democratic, socialist, fair and solidary nation, the Cuban ambassador to Argentina Pedro Pablo Prada assured Monday. After laying a wreath at the José de San Martín (1778-1850) Monument located in the Argentina´s capital, Prada said “the […]

6 January, 2023 King of Bhutan congratulated Cuba on National Day

Timbu, Bhutan.- The King of Bhutan, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, conveyed a congratulation message to the President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution. The Bhutanese head of State extended his people’s warm congratulations to the Cuban government and people on the occasion of the […]

4 January, 2023 UNESCO congratulates Cuba for the national holiday of January 1

Paris, France.- The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco) today congratulated Cuba on its national holiday of January 1 and recognized the island’s commitment to the multilateral entity. In a message, the Deputy Director General of Unesco, Firmin Edouard Matoko, highlighted the excellent relations with the Caribbean country, whose involvement he thanked in […]

22 December, 2022 Vigil in US to call for end of hostilities against Cuba

Washington, United States.- Solidarity organizations and friends of Cuba will go to Miami, Florida, on Wednesday to take part in a vigil that will called on United States President Joe Biden to lift the coercive measures against the Caribbean island. Gathered at Miami’s international airport, from 18:30 to 20:30 hours, local time, the activists will […]