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Ottawa, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero talked in Montreal with tourist executives, as part of his visit to Canada, the main tourist market to that Caribbean nation.

Los Angeles, US, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame announced that it will award the Cuban duo Gente de Zona (GZ) and composer Descemer Bueno during the 2018 annual La Musa Awards gala to honor the world''s greatest Latin music creators.

03 de octubre de 2018, 14:44Santiago de Cuba, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) Jorge F. Cambet, director of the Cuban septet Ecos del Tivoli, winner of the most recent edition of the Cubadisco award, thanked on Wednesday Puerto Rico''s musicians who collaborated in the production, dedicated to Rafael Hernandez.

United Nations, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) Despite the increasing interest in cultural exchange between Cuba and the United States, the blockade currently hinders any interaction in that and other spheres, warns Cuba''s mission to the UN.

Ottawa, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero met in Ottawa with his Canadian peer, Melanie Joly, with whom he discussed challenges, strategies and perspectives of the sector, a priority for both countries.

Beijing, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba strengthens socialism and its democratic nature with the new Draft Constitution submitted to debate by all citizens, in and outside the national territory, a prominent Chinese intellectual said on Wednesday.

Beijing, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) Chinese experts will examine as of October 8 with cutting-edge technology the giant Buddha of Leshan, in southwest China''s Sichuan Province, as a prelude of a plan to repair the important monument.

Havana, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) The film Sergio & Serguei will represent Cuba at the Oscars in the United States; and Goya, in Spain, confirmed on Tuesday the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry (ICAIC).

Havana, Oct 2 (Prensa Latina) All artistic expressions will meet in the 24th edition of the Fiesta de la Cubania (Cubania Festival), to be held from October 17 to 20, to celebrate National Culture Day, according to its organizers.

Havana, Oct 2 (Prensa Latina) Poet and ethnologist Miguel Barnet and musician Eliades Ochoa are the first Cubans to receive the Latin Award Canada, a prize they say ''is a recognition to Cuban culture,'' both artists told Prensa Latina Tuesday.

Santiago de Cuba, Oct 2 (Prensa Latina) With the objective of exploiting the patrimonial, historical, natural and cultural potentialities, the tourist sector in the province of Santiago de Cuba is now immersed in a broad investment process which will allow it to add 937 rooms by 2030.