Cuban customs officials said on Monday that 69 cases of travellers from South and North America bringing packages or parcels for others between January and May this year with 19 of those packages identified as drug traffic.
Cuba's cultural, historic and tourist attractions were presented during a monthly business forum at Tokyo's Azabu 2020 Club, according to the island's embassy in the Japanese capital city.
The International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban anti-terrorist fighters held in US prisons will take new actions from September 12 through October 8 in Washington DC and San Francisco, while activists in different cities of the world will also to mark the 16th anniversary of the arrest of the five Cuban heroes.
Coming to Cuba is showing to the world that millions of people support its social process, said in this city Mexican Maria Teresa Lopez, member of the Latin American and Caribbean Brigade of voluntary work and solidarity with the island.
The Cuban children's theater group La Colmenita has just returned from a successful artistic tour of the Federal District, the Mexican capital, where it performed 14 times for thousands of families of the fraternal nation.
Cuban health technology helped screen over seven million Mexican children and provide early detection of congenital conditions in 3 000 babies in that Central American nation over the past 14 years of cooperation actions in the field.
An emblematic hotel in the south-central city of Cienfuegos is under capital refurbishing to give it back its comfort and brightness so much enjoyed over the past years by visitors from other countries, particularly Germany.
A new report by The Associated Press, published on Sunday, exposed a covert program hatched under the Obama administration consisting in sending Latin American youngsters to Cuba to encourage political subversion.
The work of artist Osvaldo Salas is present at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown.
The president of Ecuador's Socialist Party (Partido Socialista-Frente Amplio) Fabian Solano said expressed in Quito his admiration and support of the Cuban Revolution and stressed that "the enemies of Havana are our enemies too."
Cubans are holding a series of actions marking World Breastfeeding Week, running till August 7, the Maternal and Children Department of the island's Health Ministry announced.
Cuban government vice-president Miguel Diaz-Canel inaugurated the First Meeting of Education Ministers with the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).
Pedagogy 2013 International Education Congress will include a workshop on Thursday by Culture minister Rafael Bernal to focus on culture at the center of the Cuban artistic system.
The Last Cold War Soldiers is the title of a book by Brazilian author Fernando Morais approaching the case of the five Cuban anti-terrorist fighters held in the U.S., which will be launched a the upcoming 22nd Havana International Book Fair.
Cuba will host on Thursday the 1st Meeting of Education Ministers of the nations that are members of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).