Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban Henry Jaen Wins for the Fifth Time Marathon of Havana Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Henry Jaen won the Marabana marathon race for the fifth time on Havana streets and avenues, the largest mass sports event in Cuba attended by almost 6,000 long distance runners from 66 countries. Hike and Music Accompany Cuba's Unequaled Solidarity with Angola Luanda, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's unequaled solidarity with Angola was highlighted today with a hike under the chords of music by Cuban collaborators and residents here, and Angolans who celebrated 42 years of relations together. Cuban Music Groups Raise Funds for Humanitarian Aid Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Various Cuban music groups perform today in the great cultural event ''Voy por ti'' to raise funds and help cancer patients and those affected by Hurricane Irma. Details and Systems for General Elections Are Checked in Cuba Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Commission of Cuba (CEN) is evaluating today the system of work foreseen for the general elections of the upcoming November 26 through a test in the whole country. Fidel Castro has a Special Place in our Hearts, Says Dlamini Zuma Pretoria, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Veteran fighter against the apartheid and leader of the African National Congress (ANC) Nksozana Dlamini Zuma said today that historic leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro has a special place in the hearts of South African people for many reasons. Event in Uruguay, A Space Denouncing Hardened Blockade of Cuba Montevideo, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Denunciation of the hardening of the US economic, trade and financial blockade of Cuba was included in the final statement of the Continental Period for Democracy and against Neoliberalism, which concludes today in this capital. Cuba Willing to Start Joint Biotechnology Projects with South Africa Pretoria, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba expressed its willingness to contribute to and collaborate with the development of joint projects with South Africa in biotechnology, and establish lasting relations in the interest of both countries. MARABANA Marathon to be Run Tomorrow in Havana La Habana,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Almost 5 thousand runners, 262 of them visitors from 68 countries will run tomorrow the 31 Edition of MARABANA with distance of 21 and 42,195 kilometers, being the most important running activitiy in Cuba. Cuban Support to the Struggle of Syrian People Highlighted 18 de noviembre de 2017, 09:54Damascus, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Local media said that Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla had a meeting with the Syrian Ambassador to Havana Idris Mayya in this capital, in which Rodriguez reiterated the Cuban support to the struggle of the Syrian people against terrorism. Cuba: Deatils for Dynamic Electoral Test on Final Phase Havana, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban electoral authorities are in the final touches on the details to make the eletoral dynamic scheduled for Sunday, November 19. US Former MLB Players on School Baseball Clinics in Cuba Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation and the Association of Retired Baseball Players of the United States will develop improvement clinics for athletes of the school category at three stadiums on the island. US Imposes New Fine because of Possible Violation of Blockade 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:32Washington, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The US Department of Treasury announced Friday that US firm American Express Company (AMEX) will have to pay a fine of 204,277 US dollars because of the violation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed to Cuba more than 55 years ago. Cuba and Germany to Expand Agreements in Neuro Surgery 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:27Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) German company Brainlab is studying the possibility to increase update technology in the field of neuro-surgery (brain surgery) in the Caribbean island, reported a executive from Brainlab here Friday. Eusebio Leal Receives High German Distinction 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:20Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The German Ambassador to Cuba, Thomas Karl Heiseringer, awarded today the Havana City Historian, Eusebio Leal Spengler, with the Commanders Crosses of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, for his achievements in the field of culture. Concludes ICOM 2017 Defending a Counter Hegemonic Communication 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:19Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The 9th International Meeting of Information and Communication Investigators and Scholars (ICOM) 2017 concluded today with a call to articulate a counter-hegemonic communicative vision from the South. A Delegation with Cuban Hero Antonio Guerrero Arrives in South Africa Pretoria, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Hero of the Republic of Cuba Antonio Guerrero arrived in this capital today on an official visit to head a delegation to hold bilateral meetings in the Department of Public Works and Human Settlements, among other activities. Cuban Researchers Debate on the Thought of Fidel Castro Guantanamo, Cuba, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban researchers, professors and students are debating here today about the legacy of Fidel Castro for Cuba and the world during the first national event on the revolutionary leader''s thought in contemporary times. Haydée Milanés Joins With Lila Downs to Enrich New Album Amor Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Haydée Milanés published a version of the popular song La vida no vale nada (Life is worth nothing), on digital music platforms, performed by her and the renowned Mexican folklorist Lila Downs. Cuban Experts Exchange on Teenagers Pregnancy Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban specialists from several institutions are exchanging here today about the quality of life of young pregnant women of the island in the context of the 16th National Course-Workshop on Child-Youth Gynecology and Adolescent Reproductive Health. Cuba Ratifies its Internationalist Position at COP 23 Bonn, Germany, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Even under the effects of the economic blockade imposed by the United States, Cuba will internationally share its experience in confronting climate change, officials announced at COP 23, an event that ends today.