Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Hemingway, 70 years of an unforgettable fishing trip http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56068&SEO=hemingway-70-years-of-an-unforgettable-fishing-trip By Roberto F. Campos Havana, May 26 (Prensa Latina) The American novelist Ernest Hemingway participated for the first time a day like today 70 years ago in a needle fishing tournament in this country, an event remembered by many here. ILM, EGREM release album dedicated to Cuban legendary dancer http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56010&SEO=ilm-egrem-release-album-dedicated-to-cuban-legendary-dancer Havana, (Prensa Latina) The Instituto Latino de la Música(LMI) and Cuba's state-owned record company EGREM are jointly releasing an album dedicated to legendary ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso. Singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez releases a song from his new album http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55985&SEO=singer-songwriter-silvio-rodriguez-releases-a-song-from-his-new-album Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez released on digital platforms the song 'Noche sin fin y mar' (Endless Nights and Sea), the second preview of his album 'Para la espera' (For the Wait), which will be available on June 12. Artists from seven countries at the II BienalSur virtual meeting http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55945&SEO=artists-from-seven-countries-at-the-ii-bienalsur-virtual-meeting Buenos Aires, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Moved by the premise of thinking about possible futures in the face of the pandemic, the International Biennial of Contemporary Art of the South (BienalSur) will hold its second virtual meeting with guests from seven countries on Saturday. Cuban heritage museum gets a lift-up http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55816&SEO=cuban-heritage-museum-gets-a-lift-up Foto: Adelante Camagüey, Cuba, (Prensa Latina) The refurbishment work on the patrimonial Convent-Hospital of San Juan de Dios in Camaguey is progressing despite the damage caused by Covid-19 in a city aspiring to become a tourist reference for Cuba. ASSITEJ´s World Congress, another victim of Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55746&SEO=assitejs-world-congress-another-victim-of-covid-19 Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 pandemic continues affecting the world´s cultural agenda, and forced the postponemet of the 20th World Congress of the International Assoof Theater for Children and Young People (ASSITEJ). Iconic British musician Roger Waters celebrates Lula's freedom http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55710&SEO=iconic-british-musician-roger-waters-celebrates-lulas-freedom Brasilia, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Renowned British singer-songwriter Roger Waters, one of the founders of the legendary rock band Pink Floyd, celebrated the release of former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, who has already been out of prison for 189 days. Spains Azkena Rock Festival postponed to 2021 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55674&SEO=spains-azkena-rock-festival-postponed-to-2021 Madrid, May 14 (Prensa Latina) The Azkena Rock Festival, based in the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz, in the Basque Country, postponed its 2020 edition to 2021 due to the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus pandemic, according to the official website of the festival. Casa de las Americas announces online tribute to Roque Dalton http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55637&SEO=casa-de-las-americas-announces-online-tribute-to-roque-dalton Havana, May 13 (Prensa Latina) The Casa de las Americas announced the tribute to the Salvadoran poet Roque Dalton, whose lyrics advocated for the social causes of Latin America, on the occasion of its 85th anniversary. Venezuelan artists reject US aggressions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55614&SEO=venezuelan-artists-reject-us-aggressions Caracas, May 12 (Prensa Latina) More than 500 artists and workers in the culture sector in Venezuela rejected the recent assassination attempt against President Nicolas Maduro, sponsored and supported by the United States and Colombia. Beijing's Forbidden City daily-visitor figure to grow by 3,000 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55556&SEO=beijings-forbidden-city-daily-visitor-figure-to-grow-by-3000 Beijing, May 11 (Prensa Latina) The figure of daily visitors to the Forbidden City or Museum of the Beijing Imperial Palace ? China's capital - will increase starting Tuesday from 5,000 to 8,000, reported the press. Singer Roberto Carlos to offer a virtual concert for Mothers' Day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55553&SEO=singer-roberto-carlos-to-offer-a-virtual-concert-for-mothers-day Brasilia, May 10 (Prensa Latina) The famous Brazilian singer-songwriter Roberto Carlos will offer on Sunday an unprecedented presentation for Mothers' Day, which will be fully broadcast on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter websites. Chinese and Cuban children exchange messages against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55535&SEO=chinese-and-cuban-children-exchange-messages-against-covid-19 Beijing, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Children from China and Cuba joined their voices and drawings in a video to express solidarity, support and respect for the Caribbean island, as it fights the coronavirus pandemic, an official source confirmed on Saturday. World personalities call for building a better world http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55408&SEO=world-personalities-call-for-building-a-better-world Paris, (Prensa Latina) Robert de Niro, Madonna, Pedro Almodóvar, Sting, Barbra Streisand, Jane Fonda, Resident and 193 other personalities of culture and science called this Wednesday to build a post-Covid-19 world away from consumerism and the destruction of nature. Cuba's EGREM record label announces online tribute to the flute http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55329&SEO=cubas-egrem-record-label-announces-online-tribute-to-the-flute Havana, (Prensa Latina) The Recordings and Musical Editions Company (EGREM) announces the online presentation of an album and concert honoring the Cuban flute. UNESCO encourages debate on reliable information to fight Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55309&SEO=unesco-encourages-debate-on-reliable-information-to-fight-covid-19 Paris, May 4 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay is leading a debate on Monday about the importance of disseminating timely and reliable information related to the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Despite pandemic famous Egyptologist seeks enigmatic kings clues (+ Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54959&SEO=despite-pandemic-famous-egyptologist-seeks-enigmatic-kings-clues-photo Cairo, (Prensa Latina) Defying all adversity, the famous Egyptologist Zahi Hawass insists today on the search for the tomb of Nefertiti, the pharaohs Thutmosis II and Ramses VIII, in and around the legendary Valley of the Kings. Cuban Ministry of Culture implements new measures against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54767&SEO=cuban-ministry-of-culture-implements-new-measures-against-covid-19 Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Culture in Cuba is taking new measures in the face of the expansion of the coronavirus to keep art active, support creators and back up the provisions implemented by the government. Venice Biennale postpones some festivals due to the pandemic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54757&SEO=venice-biennale-postpones-some-festivals-due-to-the-pandemic Rome, (Prensa Latina) The Venice Biennale announced this Monday the postponement of the Theater and Contemporary Dance festivals, from September 14 to 24 and October 13 to 25, respectively, due to the health emergency situation by the Covid-19 pandemic. You're not alone, Vives and Blades song for those isolated http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54729&SEO=youre-not-alone-vives-and-blades-song-for-those-isolated Panama, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) You are not alone is the title of the song that Panamanian Rubén Blades and Colombian Carlos Vives dedicate today to the sick, especially those who live in isolation imposed by Covid-19.