Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban Divers Win Photosub 2018 Cienfuegos, Cuba, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban competitors won the main prizes at the International Underwater Photography Contest Ohotosub 2018 with surprising images of Cuba''s seabed. National Symphony Orchestra Celebrates Cuban Culture Day Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Symphony Orchestra gave a special concert on Sunday that will be dedicated to National Culture Day that included music by emblematic composers. Port-au-Prince International Jazz Festival to Be Held in Haiti Port of Prince, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The 13th Port-au-Prince Jazz Festival (PAP Jazz), one of the largest festivals of the genre in Haiti, will be held between January 19 and 26, according to its organizers. Havana Film Festival to Present Honour Coral Award in 2018 Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The Havana Film Festival will present the Honour Coral Award and the Special Coral in its 40th edition, announced the organizers of the event scheduled to be held from December 6 to 16. Santiago de Cuba Closes English Language Teaching Conference 12 de octubre de 2018, 15:21Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The Development of English Language Teaching Conference for teachers concluded on Friday at the University of Oriente in Santiago de Cuba. Cuba Seeks to Attract Tourists from Spain and Portugal Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Tourism of Cuba (MINTUR) will reportedly hold a business meetings to promote Cuban products and services in Spain and Portugal. Nobel Prize Perez Esquivel Sends Letter to UN Criticizing US Blockade Buenos Aires, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) ''As long as the United States continues attacking the Cuban people as if the Cold War continued, it will be attacking the right of all peoples to peace, sovereignty and development,'' Nobel Prize winner Adolfo Perez Esquivel stressed in Buenos Aires. Cuba's Civil Society to Ratify Condemnation of US Economic Blockade Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of more than 130 Cuban organizations are participating on Friday in the 15th Civil Society Forum, a space where they will ratify the condemnation to the U.S.-imposed economic, commercial and financial blockade against the Caribbean nation. Dancers from 14 Countries to Attend International Festival in Cuba Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of over twenty companies from 14 countries will participate in the 26th Alicia Alonso International Ballet Festival in Havana, according to its organizers. Cuban Singer-Songwriter Considers New Constitution a Modern Project Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer-songwriter Israel Rojas, director of the band Buena Fe, described the new draft Constitution, which is being debated throughout the island until November 17, as modern and a reflection of society. Neruda Case Awaits Response from Chilean Government Santiago, Chile, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Highly revered in Madrid and Barcelona, Pablo Neruda is a prominent figure in the world of letters, but in his homeland, Chile, he still waiting for a more preponderant place in society. Juan Luis Guerra and Vicente GarcĂ­a to Record a Merengue Santo Domingo, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic singer-songwriter Vicente Garcia will record a merengue with the renowned Juan Luis Guerra, whose name and release date will be announced soon, was announced Thursday in this capital. Cuban Film at Latin American Festival in Argentina Buenos Aires, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The movie ''Jose Marti, el Ojo del Canario'' (Jose Marti, The Eye of The Canary), by Fernando Perez, will represent Cuba at the Mira Pa'ca Latin American Film Festival in Buenos Aires, to which motion pictures from 11 countries were submitted. Cinema, Photography to Honor Che and Cuba in Ecuador Quito, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) A film and photo exhibition on occasion of the 51st anniversary of the assassination of Ernesto ''Che'' Guevara and the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the wars for independence Cuba will open in Quito on Wednesday. Ancient Maya Produced, Stored, Traded Salt, According to Study Washington, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) U.S. scientists reveal in a recent study how the ancient Maya produced, stored and marketed salt, at the height of their civilization more than a thousand years ago, published Tuesday the magazine Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Universal Music Launches Box Set Imagine to Honor John Lennon Los Angeles, U.S., Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The American record company Universal Music has launched on Tuesday the box set Imagine, The Ultimate Collection, dedicated to the British musician John Lennon, on the 78th anniversary of his birth. Cuba Adds Rythm to LatAm Film Cycle in Vietnam Hanoi, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba added on Tuesday the charm of its music to the 6th Latin American Cinema Cycle in Vietnam with the movie El Benny, based on the life of Bartolome Maximiliano More Gutierrez, or simply El Barbaro del Ritmo. Cuba, Sri Lanka Strengthen Relations with High-Level Visit Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Sri Lanka are committed to boost their relations in the context of the working visit to the Caribbean island of State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Vasantha Senanayake. Vietnam, Cuba Foster Cooperation in Education, Science and Sports Hanoi, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) A delegation from the Cuban Communist Party led by Olga Lidia Tapia, a member of the Secretariat, met in Hanoi on Tuesday with authorities of education, science and sports, to ensure exchanges on these issues. German Artist Dies after Assembly of Exhibition in Damascus Damascus, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Hours after setting up the personal exhibition ''Get up from the ashes'', died in Damascus today the German-born plastic artist Ursula Baher, whose last wish was to be buried in Syria.