Artemisa - The wholly Spanish-owned company Grupo BM Interinvest Technologies Mariel, S.L.U., was established in the Mariel Special Development Zone (ZEDM), located in the province of Artemisa, official sources reported yesterday.
According to a statement from the ZEDM, the Spanish company is authorized to build and operate for 40 years a platform equipped with offices and warehouses for industrial and service use, while offering other services associated with these activities.
The ZEDM's business development program, which seeks to boost this activity, was approved by the Cuban Council of Ministers at the end of 2018.
As stated by Ana Teresa Igarza, ZEDM director general, the plan is focused on maintaing the vision pursued by the ZEDM as an advanced multisectoral complex.
The Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) issued a statement on Tuesday rejecting recent remarks by Peruvian-Spanish writer Mario Vargas Llosa, in which he blamed social outbreaks in the continent on Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua and promoted an internal uprising in Cuba.Read More
One of the actions, in correspondence with this objective, is aimed at exchanging ideas on the current perspectives of contemporary Cuban animation, which takes place at the International Film and Television School (EICTV) in San Antonio de los Baños, from 9 to December 13th.Read More
Havana - Cuban intellectual Abel Prieto was appointed president of Casa de las Américas, the center's website La Ventana reported today.
Prieto, former minister of Culture and currently serving as director of the Marti Program Office and president of the José Martí Cultural Society, was nominated for the post by Alpidio Alonso, current Culture Minister.Read More