Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba's young violinist wins in France's online competition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59776&SEO=cubas-young-violinist-wins-in-frances-online-competition Havana, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Center of Art Schools highlighted here on Monday the triumph of the violin student Loreta Gonzalez, during the 2020 France International Online Music Competition. 'Mulan' debuts timidly in China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59730&SEO=mulan-debuts-timidly-in-china Beijing, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) Mulan, Disney's newest installment, is continuing its tour of theaters in China after debuting with a box office gross of just 8.26 million dollars and having been met with lukewarm reviews. Cuba advocates at UNESCO for good practices to protect heritage http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59623&SEO=cuba-advocates-at-unesco-for-good-practices-to-protect-heritage Paris, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba advocated sharing good practices at the regional and international level in order to strengthen the protection of intangible cultural heritage. Chilean Raul Zurita wins the Ibero-American Poetry Prize http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59608&SEO=chilean-raul-zurita-wins-the-ibero-american-poetry-prize Madrid, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) Chilean Raul Zurita won on Tuesday the 29th Reina Sofia Prize for Ibero-American Poetry, one of the most important and prestigious of this genre awarded by Spain's National Heritage and the University of Salamanca. Over 4,000 art students resume classes in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59447&SEO=over-4000-art-students-resume-classes-in-cuba Havana, Sep 2 (Prensa Latina) More than 4,000 art students in Cuba and 1,500 teachers restarted school activities, the National Center of Art Schools (CNEArt) reported on Wednesday. Diaz-Canel highlights 73 years of relations between Cuba and UNESCO http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59319&SEO=diaz-canel-highlights-73-years-of-relations-between-cuba-and-unesco Havana,  (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday highlighted the 73 years of relations between Cuba and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba celebrates 59 years of creation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59107&SEO=union-of-writers-and-artists-of-cuba-celebrates-59-years-of-creation Havana, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (Uneac) today celebrates 59 years of being founded by the National Poet, Nicolás Guillén, with the same principle of social justice that still guides its steps. UNESCO condemns murder of journalist in Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59021&SEO=unesco-condemns-murder-of-journalist-in-colombia Paris, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO's Director General Audrey Azoulay condemned on Wednesday the murder in Colombia of a community radio journalist Abelardo Liz and called for justice. Death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's widow mourned in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58886&SEO=death-of-gabriel-garcia-marquezs-widow-mourned-in-cuba Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The Havana-based Casa de las Americas on Saturday mourned the death of Mercedes Barcha, widow of Colombian renowned author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, at the age of 87. Coalition of emigrants in Miami mourns the death of Eusebio Leal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58578&SEO=coalition-of-emigrants-in-miami-mourns-the-death-of-eusebio-leal Washington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Latin American emigration organizations that make up the Alianza Martiana coalition in the US city of Miami expressed their regret on the recent death of the renowned historian Eusebio Leal. 'Women are essential in the fight against the pandemic,' UN says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58494&SEO=women-are-essential-in-the-fight-against-the-pandemic-un-says United Nations, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) The full participation of women is essential for an effective response to the Covid-19 pandemic and also in the advancement of peace processes, notes a report released on Monday at the UN. Film by Cuban Edesio Alejandro wins new award http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58312&SEO=film-by-cuban-edesio-alejandro-wins-new-award Havana, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) The film Mambo Man, by Cuban musician Edesio Alejandro and British-Iranian film-maker Mo Fini, received today a new award after being chosen as the Best Feature Film of the season at Best Global Shorts festival. Cuban ballet student wins South Africa's competition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57976&SEO=cuban-ballet-student-wins-south-africas-competition Havana, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Center of Art Schools highlighted on Monday the triumph of the student Yasiel Hodelin in the 7th International Online Ballet Competition of South Africa (SAIBC). Caribbean countries celebrate their literature day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57708&SEO=caribbean-countries-celebrate-their-literature-day Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Reading of works, recitals, gatherings and workshops are some of the actions with which the countries of the region celebrate the Day of Caribbean Literature today. Nicaragua to celebrate Sandinista victory with virtual concert http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57644&SEO=nicaragua-to-celebrate-sandinista-victory-with-virtual-concert Managua, (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan Vice President Rosario Murillo announced that several bands and artists of the country, led by maestro Ruben Rodriguez, are preparing a concert to celebrate the 41st anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution. Cuba's publishing house recalls prominent poet Carilda Oliver http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57480&SEO=cubas-publishing-house-recalls-prominent-poet-carilda-oliver Matanzas, Cuba, Jul 6 (Latin Press) Aldabon Editions, from the western Cuban province of Matanzas, recalled on Monday the 98th birth anniversary of the prominent poet Carilda Oliver, with the online presentation of her work 'Al sur de mi garganta' (At the South of My Throat). Video song set in Cuba reaches popularity on China's social networks http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56656&SEO=video-song-set-in-cuba-reaches-popularity-on-chinas-social-networks Beijing, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) The video song 'Mojito,' recorded in Cuba, is reaching popularity today on China's social networks, where it obtained over 30 million views without having a 24-hour premiere. Cuban artists participate at Latin Alternative Music Conference http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56541&SEO=cuban-artists-participate-at-latin-alternative-music-conference Los Angeles, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban artists will participate on Tuesday in the 2020 Latin Alternative Music Conference, one of the best options for their live performance in Covid-19 times. Famous egyptologist writes encyclopedia about the pyramids http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56518&SEO=famous-egyptologist-writes-encyclopedia-about-the-pyramids Cairo, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Accustomed to random and hectic explorations of the desert, the famous Egyptologist Zahi Hawass is currently taking advantage of the quarantine imposed by Covid-19 to write an eight-volume encyclopedia on the legendary pyramids. Hemingway, 70 years of an unforgettable fishing voyage http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56068&SEO=hemingway-70-years-of-an-unforgettable-fishing-voyage By Roberto F. Campos Havana,(Prensa Latina) American renowned writer Ernest Hemingway took part for the first time 70 years ago in a marlin fishing tournament in Cuba, an event remembered by many here.