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Mexico, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Artists and intellectuals from Mexico support today the celebration of the 14th Havana Biennial, Cuba and its right to remain in the cultural scene as a space for exchange among peoples.


Havana, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) As part of the enriching look that brings the reopening of the travel industry in Cuba, today begins the V International Convention of Tourism Studies (CietCuba 2021), with three days of debates.


La Paz, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Luis Arce sent a message of congratulations to former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on his 76th birthday.


Mexico, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Artists and intellectuals from Mexico support today the celebration of the 14th Havana Biennial, Cuba and its right to remain in the cultural scene as a space for exchange among peoples.


Holguin, Cuba, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) The Ibero-American Culture Festival will hold today an international day dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the 'Juan Rius Rivera' Solidarity Brigade of Puerto Rico and the centennial of the Latin Institute of Music.


images/2021/octubre/26/Christine-Angot.jpgParis, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The jury of the 2021 edition of the Medicis literary prize on Tuesday announced its winners in the three recognized categories, whose awards were given to two French female writers and a Swedish author.


Havana, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The EGREM (Music Recordings and Editions Company) will represent Cuba at the International Music Fair, a world-level showcase that promotes the industry, sources from the Cuban institution reported.


Lima, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador to Peru Sergio Gonzalez on Monday paid tribute to Peruvian filmmaker Federico García and his masterpiece, the feature film Tupac Amaru (1984), as well as his solidarity with Cuba.


Havana, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Culture Alpidio Alonso on Monday congratulated Alfredo Sosabravo, one of Cuba's most prolific visual artists alive, on his 91st birthday.


Havana, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) A new approach to Cuba's premium cigars begins today with the participation of experts and amateurs in the virtual meeting Habanos Premier.


Por Jorge Petinaud Martínez

Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban music-dance genre par excellence, the 'danzón,' was born from in the western province of Matanzas by 1855 and quickly became the preferred dance of partygoers.