Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Spanish singer-songwriter Luis Eduardo Aute dies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54233&SEO=spanish-singer-songwriter-luis-eduardo-aute-dies Madrid, April 4 (Prensa Latina) The well-known Spanish singer-songwriter Luis Eduardo Aute died this Saturday in a Madrid hospital at the age of 76, according to sources in his family circle quoted by several media. Paul McCartney to reissue his debut solo album http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54216&SEO=paul-mccartney-to-reissue-his-debut-solo-album London, April 4 (Prensa Latina) On June 20, British musician Paul McCartney will reissue a helf-speed version of his first solo album McCartney as 2020 Record Store Day exclusive. Carlos Acosta to present Swan's Death new version http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54165&SEO=carlos-acosta-to-present-swans-death-new-version London, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Carlos Acosta, has announced that he will present online a new version of 'The Swan's Death,' an iconic work created by Mikhail Fokin to Ana Pavlova. Great Pyramid in Egypt lights up in solidarity against COVID-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54058&SEO=great-pyramid-in-egypt-lights-up-in-solidarity-against-covid-19 By Adalys Pilar Mireles Cairo, (Prensa Latina) Egypt's famed Great Pyramid, the only wonder of the ancient world that has survived to the present day, was emblazoned with messages of solidarity with those suffering the novel coronavirus, SARS-Cov-2, and thanks those fighting that disease. RT's signal in Spanish to reach Cuba's television http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54006&SEO=rts-signal-in-spanish-to-reach-cubas-television 30 de marzo de 2020, 15:8 Havana, March 30 (Prensa Latina) Russian channel RT in Spanish started its testing broadcasts on Monday by the frequency of Caribe Channel of Cuban Television (TVC), reported local press. Streaming music crusade brings Cuban rhythms into homes http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53831&SEO=streaming-music-crusade-brings-cuban-rhythms-into-homes Havana, (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of accounts in social networks, digital platforms, television and radio are currently connected to bring Cuban music from the homes of its creators to the homes of its public on the island. Cuba honors the death of its outstanding filmmaker Juan Padron http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53807&SEO=cuba-honors-the-death-of-its-outstanding-filmmaker-juan-padron Havana, March 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's outstanding filmmaker Juan Padron died in this capital , aged 73 years old after several days of being in intensive therapy due to a lung disease. Cuban leaders stress importance of filmmaker Juan Padron http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53782&SEO=cuban-leaders-stress-importance-of-filmmaker-juan-padron 24 de marzo de 2020, 18:8 Havana, March 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel and other leaders on Tuesday expressed their sorrow at the death of prominent Cuban cartoonist, screenwriter and filmmaker Juan Padron, creator of animated characters that mark the memory of generations. The death of #JuanPadron, creator of a brilliant artistic work and inseparable from #Cuba, hurts deeply as absences of the beloved ones do (...) Our deepest condolences to his family, colleagues and friends.#We are Cuba, posted the president on Twitter. Chilean Singer songwriter Patricia Carmona dies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53749&SEO=chilean-singer-songwriter-patricia-carmona-dies 24 de marzo de 2020, 9:40 Santiago, Chile, Mar 24 (Prensa Latina) Chilean singer songwriter and outstanding human rights activist Patricia Carmona Lanfranco died of severe cancer on Monday in this capital, her close relatives informed. New album by singer Norah Jones to be released in May http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53608&SEO=new-album-by-singer-norah-jones-to-be-released-in-may Los Angeles, March 20 (Prensa Latina) American singer Norah Jones will release a new studio album on May 8, featuring the song 'I'm alive,' available on digital platforms. Cuban radio station that rocked soap opera forerunner turns 90 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53597&SEO=cuban-radio-station-that-rocked-soap-opera-forerunner-turns-90 Santiago de Cuba, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) The provincial radio station CMKC, Radio Revolucion, which in the 1930's rocked Felix Benjamin Caignet, considered the forerunner of the soap operas, is about to celebrate its 90th anniversary. Cuban musician calls to help project of the Institute of Latin Music http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53591&SEO=cuban-musician-calls-to-help-project-of-the-institute-of-latin-music 19 de marzo de 2020, 12:39Havana, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban musician Edesio Alejandro issued a call to music lovers to help with the final process of Love x Music, a documentary film which celebrates the hundredth anniversary of the Institute of Latin Music (ILM). Venezuela to open a cultural center in Syria's capital http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53555&SEO=venezuela-to-open-a-cultural-center-in-syrias-capital Damascus, March 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Ministry of Culture will provide all the facilities for a Venezuelan center of the sector in Damascus, as agreed by Vice Minister Sanaa Al Shawa and Venezuelan Ambassador Jose Gregorio Biomorgis. Venezuela maintains social expenditures despite blockade, UNESCO says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53548&SEO=venezuela-maintains-social-expenditures-despite-blockade-unesco-says 18 de marzo de 2020, 16:26 Por Waldo MendiluzaParis, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) In a scenario marked by a blockade and unilateral sanctions, Venezuela has maintained its commitment to public expenditures in function of social development, the country's permanent representative at UNESCO, Hector Constant, said on Tuesday. In an interview with Prensa Latina in this capital, the ambassador noted that the illegal actions against his country, led by the United States, have a strong impact on society, including education, science and culture. Diaz-Canel congratulates Cuban media workers on their day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53365&SEO=diaz-canel-congratulates-cuban-media-workers-on-their-day Havana,  (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday congratulated Cuba's media workers on their day, whom he thanked for their commitment and ethical exercise of journalism. Cuban journalists hold Public Press Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53301&SEO=cuban-journalists-hold-public-press-festival FotosPL: Martin HacthounHavana, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Journalists from domestic and local media, radio and television of Cuba held on Thursday the Public Press Festival, in which professionals show their daily work, new projects and debate with public. Gran Hotel Bristol, Kempinski's new facility in Havana, Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53277&SEO=gran-hotel-bristol-kempinskis-new-facility-in-havana-cuba Havana, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) The Gran Hotel Bristol, from Kempinski company, opened in this capital last February and already has customers, reported today a local media. Diaz-Canel denounces smear campaigns against Cuban Revolution http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53258&SEO=diaz-canel-denounces-smear-campaigns-against-cuban-revolution 12 de marzo de 2020, 10:47Havana, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Wednesday denounced a smear campaign against the gains of the Cuban Revolution to deny its achievements. Debates in Cuba about the work of the Ministry of Culture in 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53257&SEO=debates-in-cuba-about-the-work-of-the-ministry-of-culture-in-2019 Havana, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Members of the different cultural institutions of Cuba debated on Wednesday on the work carried out by the Ministry of Culture in 2019, the qualitative and quantitative results, the achievements and the pending actions. Cuba's national program against racism bets on equality http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=53213&SEO=cubas-national-program-against-racism-bets-on-equality 11 de marzo de 2020, 9:23Havana, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) The national program against racism and racial discrimination calls for respect for equality regarding those matters in Cuba, Deputy Culture Minister Fernando Rojas said.