Delegations from around the world will participate in celebrations for International Workers’ Day; a national celebration of a political, productive and cultural nature in Cuba.
The historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, sent a wreath to the tribute in Mexico to Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, to whom he had a strong and lasting friendship.
The Cuban eastern province of Holguin will develop a wide program of activities to mark World Environment Day, on June 5, as support of the announcement made by the United Nations to declare 2014 the International Year of Family Farming (IYFF).
Near 200 films from some 15 countries will compete in the 11th edition of the International Low-Budget Film Festival, to take place in the coastal town of Gibara, from April 25 to 27.
Cuban President Raul Castro held talks Sunday afternoon with Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi, who paid a one-day official visit to Cuba as part of a regional tour.
Member states of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) have condemned a social networking system developed by the United States to stir anti-government protests in Cuba.
Preparations to celebrate the International Workers' Day in Holguin province are extending to workplaces, companies and people's councils around the territory.
Cuba's health ministry is urging vulnerable citizens to undergo HIV tests more often, revealing that 2,156 new cases of HIV/AIDS were registered last year, according to a report by the weekly newspaper Trabajadores.