Havana, January 12, 2018. The 27th edition of the International Book Fair of Havana , Cuba, will take place from February 1 to 11, under the motto Leer es crecer (Reading is growing). The People's Republic of China will be the Guest of Honor Country. It will be dedicated to Dr. Eusebio Leal Spengler, Historian of the city of Havana. As in previous years, the main venue will be the Fortress of San Carlos de La Cabaña a, but literary, academic and artistic events will be held also in other places of the Cuban capital.
Havana, January 12, 2018. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba strongly condemns the racist, denigrating and offensive statements made by the President of the United States of America about Haiti, El Salvador, African states and countries from other continents during a negotiation on the migration program known as DACA, which took place at the White House yesterday.
Havana, January 9, 2018. In the morning of January 9, a hearing of the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere of the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations was held, which was organized by Marco Rubio, the Republican Senator for Florida and co-chaired by Robert Menendez, the Democrat Senator for New Jersey, who have a vast work history against the betterment of relations between Cuba and the United States and are promoters of all sort of legislative and political proposals that affect the interests of the Cuban and U.S.
Havana, January 8, 2018. The National Civil Defense Staff called specialists in disaster risk management today to the 10th International Congress on the subject, which will be held here from July 2 to 6.
Under the slogan 'Understanding the Risk of Disaster and Join Efforts to Reduce it in the Interest of Sustainable Development,' the meeting will address issues such as the impact of climate change in these situations.