Monaco - The International Athletic Federation (IAAF) anounced that every athlete who breaks a world record in the unpcoming Doha 2019 World Championship will recieve a reward of $100 thousand.
Through an official comuniquee, the IAAF informed that the companies TDK and Qatar National Bank will sponsor the program, as part of a stimulus to participating athletes.
The IAAF, with a $7.53 million fund, will reward the 8 best qualified athletes of every competition of the World Championship that will start next September 27.
Havana - Cuban Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso conveyed a fraternal greeting to Chinese authorities, on occasion of the 27th Beijing International Book Fair with the leading role of his nation.Read More
Matanzas - 'Soñar con los ojos abiertos' (Dreaming with your eyes open) is the title of a concert with poems by prestigious Cuban and Latin American authors, which is currently being prepared by the famous puppeteer group from the Teatro de Las Estaciones of Matanzas.Read More
Dance Magazine, from the US, recognizes on Wednesday the solid international career of first Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta with its annual award to him and other black dancers.Read More