The President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, yesterday May 2, at the Palace of the Revolution, received Ivan I. Mélnikov, first vice president of the State Duma and the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, who is visiting our country.
During the cordial meeting, the two discussed the excellent state of the historical relations that exist between their governments and people, also discussing several issues on the international agenda.
The distinguished visitor was accompanied by deputy Dimitri G. Novikov, the State Duma International Relations Committee’s first vice president and coordinator of the Parliamentary Russia-Cuba Friendship Group, as well as Andrei A. Guskov, Russian ambassador in Havana.
Also participating on the Cuban side was Yolanda Ferrer Gómez, president of the National Assembly of People's Power International Relations Committee.
The VI International Festival of Social Communication will begin its sessions today at the Conventions Center, an event that invites some 800 delegates to discuss key aspects of the sector until the 27th of this month.Read More
The presentation of the play ''Todo cambiará'' by theater director Miguel García Ordaz took place at the Casa de Cultura Raymundo Valenzuela, with students from the Mártires de Humbolt 7 educational center, located in the municipality of San Antonio de los Baños.Read More
Havana, Cuba - The XVII Ernest Hemingway International Colloquium, dedicated to the 93rd and 90th anniversaries of the 1954 Nobel Prize for Literature's The Sun Also Rises and Farewell to Arms, respectively, will open its doors today in the International Hall of the capital's Iberostar Riviera Hotel.
The opening words of the event will be given by Gladys Collazo Usallán, president of the National Council of Cultural Heritage, organization in charge of its coordination, together with the Ernest Hemingway Museum of Finca Vigía.Read More