Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:39:40
A business mission from the US state of Texas is visiting Cuba this week to meet with local companies, including Alimport, Cuba´s food import enterprise.
According to Cubadebate website, which cites Dallas Morning News daily, the trade mission includes companies in the field of agriculture, air transportation, oil, technology and tourism.
Delegations from around the world will show their support for the Cuban Revolution during marches and events scheduled throughout the country on May 1, to celebrate International Workers Day under the banner of this year’s maxim chosen by the Federation of Cuban Workers (CTC), “United in the construction of socialism.”
Engineer Ernesto Freire Cazañas, head of the CTC’s international relations department and a member of the Federation’s National Council, shared this information with Granma International,explaining, “More than 116 persons from some 115 trade union organizations in 17 countries have confirmed, indicating a high level of participation in May Day activities.”
The Havana Art Biennial has consistently defended transforming daily live into motifs for the artistic creation; an intention that has evolved to become a method of work. The twelfth edition of the biennial, to be held from May 22 to June 22, strongly ratifies this.
For an entire month, Havana will become a dynamic and living place to think on and live the art. Under the curatorial idea “Between Art and Experience,” multiple proposals and ideas invite feeling “the city and its people.” One of them is from painter and video maker Chemi Rosado, who has dedicated an important part of his work to community initiatives and public interventions.
A total of 25 countries from Latin America and Europe confirmed their participation at the 21st Romerias de Mayo International Festival, which will take place in the province of Holguin, from May 2 to 8.
The event, epicenter for young artists, is one of the largest Cuban holidays by the plurality of its demonstrations and events, Ana Teresa Carbonell, Event Manager of the Agency for Cultural Tourism Paradiso SA, said at a press conference.