Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Art exhibition 'Oh Havana' opens in Moscow http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63862&SEO=art-exhibition-oh-havana-opens-in-moscow Moscow, 26 (Prensa Latina) The art exhibition 'Oh Havana' was opened in Moscow attended by Cuban Ambassador to Russia Julio Garmendia Peña and officials from the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, diplomatic sources indicated on Tuesday. Chicago HotHouse hosts 2021 Jazz Plaza Festival closing http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63775&SEO=chicago-hothouse-hosts-2021-jazz-plaza-festival-closing Havana, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The Chicago HotHouse platform is today hosting the closing day of the Hot House Meets Havana event, where its online performances complete the 36th International Jazz Plaza Festival 2021. Latin America celebrates World Day of African Culture http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63773&SEO=latin-america-celebrates-world-day-of-african-culture Panama, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) A great number of Latin American nations join on Sunday a virtual festival, organized to celebrate the World Day of African and Afrodescendant Culture. Placido Domingo celebrated his 80th in empty theater due to Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63760&SEO=placido-domingo-celebrated-his-80th-in-empty-theater-due-to-covid-19 Vienna, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish tenor Placido Domingo celebrated his 80th birthday with an empty theater performance at the Vienna Opera House, due to the epidemic caused by the new coronavirus, according to national media. Moscow eases epidemiological measures against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63695&SEO=moscow-eases-epidemiological-measures-against-covid-19 Moscow, (Prensa Latina) Moscow mayor's office relaxed epidemiological measures applied to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic by allowing the reopening of museums, libraries, sports schools and children's recreation areas. President of Cuba mourns filmmaker Juan Carlos Tabio http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63637&SEO=president-of-cuba-mourns-filmmaker-juan-carlos-tabio Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel expressed his condolences for the death of Cuban renowned filmmaker Juan Carlos Tabio. Jazz Plaza brings together renowned musicians virtually http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63631&SEO=jazz-plaza-brings-together-renowned-musicians-virtually Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The 36th edition of the International Jazz Plaza Festival opened virtually in Havana on Tuesday, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and will feature renowned national and foreign musicians. International festival takes drive-in cinema to Uruguayan resort http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63627&SEO=international-festival-takes-drive-in-cinema-to-uruguayan-resort Montevideo, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Defying the pandemic, the Jose Ignacio International Film Festival will be held starting Tuesday in a resort located in the southeast of Uruguay, however in drive-in format to prevent infection. Shanghai's photographic exhibition celebrates Cuba-China relations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63552&SEO=shanghais-photographic-exhibition-celebrates-cuba-china-relations Beijing, (Prensa Latina) Representatives of Cuba and China on Friday inaugurated a photographic exhibition in the municipality of Shanghai that joins the tribute program for the six decades of diplomatic relations between both countries. Sixth edition of Cuban Salsa Festival postponed http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63532&SEO=sixth-edition-of-cuban-salsa-festival-postponed 15 de enero de 2021, 0:30  Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The sixth annual edition of the Salsa Festival in Cuba, scheduled for February 23-28, was postponed due to the emerging epidemiological situation the island is facing due to Covid-19, according to organizers. President Diaz-Canel mourns renowned Cuban filmmaker http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63488&SEO=president-diaz-canel-mourns-renowned-cuban-filmmaker Havana, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel expressed his deepest condolences on Wednesday over the death of prominent Cuban filmmaker Enrique Pineda Barnet. Cuban province aspire to UNESCO Creative City http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63432&SEO=cuban-province-aspire-to-unesco-creative-city 12 de enero de 2021, 0:0 Matanzas, Cuba, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) The western city aspires to be Creative City granted by UNESCO, and must finish the file in January to achieve such a recognition, said Matanzas curator Leonel Perez Orozco in an interview with Prensa Latina News Agency. Colombia to hold second edition of film and metal rock festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63398&SEO=colombia-to-hold-second-edition-of-film-and-metal-rock-festival Bogota, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The International Film and Metal Rock Festival will take place in June in Colombia's capital, aimed at drawing attention to and support the heavy metal film industry, its organizers have informed. Che photographer exhibition opens in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63376&SEO=che-photographer-exhibition-opens-in-cuba Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, (Prensa Latina) The traveling exhibition Che photographer, by Ernesto Guevara, was inaugurated here at the Oscar Fernández-Morera art gallery in this city in central Cuba. Construction of Great Egyptian Museum nears completion http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63353&SEO=construction-of-great-egyptian-museum-nears-completion Cairo, Jan. 8 (Latin Dam) The Great Egyptian Museum, the country's largest commitment to preserving relics of the past and boosting tourism, is in the final stages of construction, Egypt Today confirmed on Friday. Argentine artist donates unpublished material about Nicolas Guillen http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63297&SEO=argentine-artist-donates-unpublished-material-about-nicolas-guillen 6 de enero de 2021, 16:10 Buenos Aires,  (Prensa Latina) A vinyl record with recordings by poet Nicolas Guillen and handwritten letters from his correspondence to perform recitals in Argentina was donated to Cuba by the outstanding lyric singer Roberto Britos. Latin Music Institute pays tribute to Alicia Alonso http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63274&SEO=latin-music-institute-pays-tribute-to-alicia-alonso Havana, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) The Latin Music Institute (ILM) announced on Tuesday that it will premiere in Cuba its 'Tito reacciona a Alicia Alonso' (Tito reacts to Alicia Alonso) cartoon series, an episode in homage to the prima ballerina assoluta. Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba to participate in competition in US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63163&SEO=lizt-alfonso-dance-cuba-to-participate-in-competition-in-us 31 de diciembre de 2020, 0:5 Havana (Prensa Latina) The Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba (LADC) company announced that it will participate in the Ballet Beyond Borders competition, an event based in the United States, in early January 2021. Armando Manzanero's remains arrive in Yucatan http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63130&SEO=armando-manzaneros-remains-arrive-in-yucatan Mexico, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Popular singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero Canche died of Covid-19 on Monday at the age of 86, and his remains have arrived in his birthplace, Yucatan, as he had once requested. Díaz-Canel congratulates award-winning musicians in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63098&SEO=diaz-canel-congratulates-award-winning-musicians-in-cuba Havana, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, today congratulated composer and music producer Edesio Alejandro and pianist Huberal Herrera, who received the 2020 National Music Award the eve.