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Update: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 - 11:46
Cuba Promotes Excursions to its Highest Mountain Peak

Tour operator Cubamar offers today excursions once a month to the highest mountain, Pico Turquino, in eastern Cuba, both for local and foreign tourists.

San German Looks Better Sight July 26 Event

The life of the people residing over San German - the headtown of the municipality of Urbano Noris, in Holguin province - has been lately changing, mostly after the inauguration and reopening of works, as that inland jurisdiction hosted Cuba's celebration of the National Rebelliousness Day – July 26.

Tourism Event to Focus on Environmental Protection

Cuba will host the International Event on Nature Tourism Turnat 2015 next September. The forum will have among its main topics environmental protection and agro-tourism, its organizers said.

U.S. Senate Committee Approves Amendment to End Restrictions on Travel to Cuba

The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee approved on Thursday to put an end to restrictions to travel to Cuba for U.S .citizens, said a spokesperson of the commission.

Obama's Plan to Close Naval Base in Guantanamo in Danger

The plans by U.S. President Barack Obama to close the naval base in Guantanamo, in eastern Cuba, are now at a crossroads and according to experts, it is about to collapse.

Holguin Athletes to Parapan American Games in Toronto

Yanelis Silva Zamora and Henry Cuenca Roche, make up the Cuban table tennis team for people with disabilities that will compete in the Parapan American Games to take place from 6 to 16 August in Toronto, Canada.

Holguin Recovers Ecosystems Damaged by Mining

A project for the recovery of ecosystems from mining rehabilitation is being carried out in Holguin by specialists from the territorial delegation of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment in the province.

Malaysian Firm to Commercialize Cuban Vaccine Against Cancer

Malaysian biotechnology firm BIOVEN, which is making clinical experiments Phase III on a promising vaccine against cancer made in Cuba, wants to create and finance a quoting office in London after a fruitful collaboration with Cuba.

Santiago has shown that, without losing its hospitality, it remains rebellious and heroic

“I could not pass through here without saying something to you. Three or four words. I am leaving confident and hopeful that Santiago will always continue to be Santiago,” said Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, as the commemoration of the assaults on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Garrisons in Santiago concluded.

U.S. Removes Cuba from Human Trafficking List

The United States today removed Cuba from a list that each year assesses governments actions against human trafficking and other forms of labor exploitation.

Fidel Castro Ruz Congratulates TeleSur Channel

Fidel Castro Ruz sent a letter to teleSUR multiunational channel at the 10 years celebrations of its opeing. In the letter, published in full below, the leader of the Cuban Revolution explains that he is an avid viewer of teleSUR, "I want to let you know I am regular viewer of the channel, it is where I get a big part of my information."

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