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Culture

29 de agosto de 2021, 1:0 

Mexico, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) The Convent of Our Lady of the Assumption of Tlaxcala, which adorns the slopes of the Popocatepetl volcano is finally registered among the first 14 monasteries of the sixteenth century in Mexico, has been recognized by Unesco as a World Heritage Site.


29 de agosto de 2021, 1:0 

Por Martha Andrés Román

Havana, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) One of the most applauded and awarded films in Hollywood cinema in 2006, The Departed, was not an original work, but the remake of a Hong Kong crime thriller released four years earlier with great success and which became a cult piece of Asian cinema: Internal Affairs.


29 de agosto de 2021, 0:40 

Por Nubia Piqueras Grosso, Chief Correspondent/Panama City

Panama, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) Among narrow streets, surrounded or splashed by water and the breeze of the Pacific Ocean, San Felipe is Panama's second oldest urban center.


By Danay Galletti

Havana, Aug 28 (Prensa Latina) Danish writer and poet Hans Christian Andersen passed on to humanity the emblematic narratives such as The Ugly Duckling, The Snow Queen, The Little Mermaid or The Emperor's New Clothes, inspired by the legends, realities and natural phenomena of settings as diverse as Germany and Greece.


28 de agosto de 2021, 4:2

Havana, Aug 28 (Prensa Latina) The president of Casa de las Americas, Abel Prieto, called for the third meeting on current Cuba, referred to participation, dialogue and collective construction of unity.


Díaz-Canel spoke about social projects in the Cuban communityHavana, Aug 27 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, spoke today with citizens of the neighborhood of Los Sitios, in the capital's municipality of Centro Habana, and visited local projects with socio-cultural impact.


Havana (Prensa Latina) Community socio-cultural management and the integration of different actors involved in projects of local impact were some of the issues discussed on Thursday during a meeting with Cuban Minister of Culture Alpidio Alonso.


Beijing, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese company Xiaomi -world sub-leader in smartphone manufacturing- reported today that it closed the second quarter of 2021 with an increase in its revenues, which amounted to more than 13 billion dollars.


Documentary tells the story of Chernobyl children in CubaBuenos Aires, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The story of two Ukrainian children, out of 26,000 taken in by Cuba after the tragic Chernobyl accident, are the guiding thread of the documentary Tarara, present from today at the Argentine Documentary Film Week.


Books by Cuban writer Alejo Carpentier published again in ChinaBeijing, (Prensa Latina) The Kingdom of this World and two other classics by Cuban writer Alejo Carpentier are back in China today thanks to a project launched in Shanghai city.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) President of the National Assembly of the People's Power (parliament), Esteban Lazo, congratulated the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) on its 60th anniversary on Sunday.