Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Successful Cuban Habanosommelier to Guarantee International Contest http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23677&SEO=successful-cuban-habanosommelier-to-guarantee-international-contest Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The celebration in this capital of the national Habanosommelier contest is today a guarantee for the international competition, scheduled for late February and early March. Virtuous Cuban Musician Closes Jazz Plaza Festival http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23672&SEO=virtuous-cuban-musician-closes-jazz-plaza-festival By Alain Valdes Sierra Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Roberto Fonseca, a multifaceted and virtuous Cuban musician, closed the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, an event that gathered in Cuba many outstanding figures of that musical universe. Parallel Universes from Jazz Plaza 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23658&SEO=parallel-universes-from-jazz-plaza-2018 Havana, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Kono and the Boys of Cuba was one of the participating groups in the 33rd edition of the Jazz Plaza International Festival, which ends today in this Caribbean country. Buena Vista Social Club at 2018 Int'l Jazz Plaza Festival http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23651&SEO=buena-vista-social-club-at-2018-intl-jazz-plaza-festival Havana, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The performance by the world-famous band Buena Vista Social Club on Saturday night is undoubtedly the great attraction at the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, which will conclude on Sunday. Cultural Research Award to Be Delivered in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23612&SEO=cultural-research-award-to-be-delivered-in-cuba Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban historian Pedro Pablo Rodríguez will receive the National Cultural Research Award 2017 on January 24, for the work of life, the Juan Marinello Institute announced today. Actor Javier Bardem to Travel to Antarctica With Greenpeace http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23607&SEO=actor-javier-bardem-to-travel-to-antarctica-with-greenpeace Santiago de Chile, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The winner of the Oscar as supporting actor in No Country for Old Men in 2007, Javier Bardem, will arrive in the coming hours to Chile to take a trip to Antarctica with Greenpeace. Jazz Plaza Festival Holds Colloquium on Musical Trends http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23588&SEO=jazz-plaza-festival-holds-colloquium-on-musical-trends Havana, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The presentations ''Projections of jazz in the Cuban musical discography'' and ''Peruchín: the genius of DNA'' are outlined as attractive themes of the program that today proposes the colloquium of the 33rd International Jazz Plaza 2018 Festival. UNESCO Announces Activities to Commemorate Holocaust Day http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23576&SEO=unesco-announces-activities-to-commemorate-holocaust-day Paris, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO will hold a broad program of activities in this capital on occasion of the International Day in memory of the victims of the Holocaust, commemorated each year on January 27, the UN organization announced today. Delivery of Decent Homes Continues in Venezuela http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23557&SEO=delivery-of-decent-homes-continues-in-venezuela Caracas, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian government ratified the continuation of social programs, despite the economic blockade with the delivery of decent homes to low-income families through the Great Housing Venezuela Mission (GMVV). Casa de las Americas Receives UNESCO-UNAM Jaime Torres Bodet Award http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23550&SEO=casa-de-las-americas-receives-unesco-unam-jaime-torres-bodet-award Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Director of the UNESCO Regional Office, Katherine Muller-Marin, reiterated today that the Casa de las Americas will receive here on January 24 the UNESCO Award -UNAM Jaime Torres Bodet. Different Ways to Conceive and Play Music at Cuban Jazz Plaza http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23510&SEO=different-ways-to-conceive-and-play-music-at-cuban-jazz-plaza Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The great variety of perspectives to conceive and play jazz will be tangible at the concert in this city by US saxophone player Joe Lovano, together with Cuban musicians. Jazz to Debate at Colloquium of 33rd Int'l Jazz Plaza Festival http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23453&SEO=jazz-to-debate-at-colloquium-of-33rd-intl-jazz-plaza-festival Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Debate and exchange of experiences will focus the Colloquium ''Leonardo Acosta in memoriam'' during the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, a space that begins sessions today at the Factory of Cuban Art, in this capital. Tom Cruise Is Back to Continue Filming Mission Impossible 6 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23444&SEO=tom-cruise-is-back-to-continue-filming-mission-impossible-6 Los Angeles, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) US actor Tom Cruise gets into action again to film Mission Impossible 6, after a five-month recovery from an ankle injury during a risky scene of the movie, media outlets announced today. Kylie Minogue to Release New Single Dancing This Month http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23413&SEO=kylie-minogue-to-release-new-single-dancing-this-month Sídney, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The queen of 80s pop is about to make a huge comeback. Australian Kylie Minogue is apparently gearing up to release her new single Dancing sometime this month, with her new album Golden to follow shortly. Gospel Star Edwin Hawkins Dies, Aged 74 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23400&SEO=gospel-star-edwin-hawkins-dies-aged-74 Los Ángeles, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina)The North American gospel music star Edwin Hawkins has died at his home in California, at the age of 74. Bruno Mars Tickets for Concert 22 June 2018 in Madrid http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23360&SEO=bruno-mars-tickets-for-concert-22-june-2018-in-madrid Madrid, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) US Singer Bruno Mars will be doing a concert on Jujne 22 at the Wanda Metropolitano in this capitalde where most of the ticket are gone alredy today. Pope Francis Begins a Weeklong Visit of Chile, Peru http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23350&SEO=pope-francis-begins-a-weeklong-visit-of-chile-peru Rome, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis is beginning today a weeklong visit to Chile and Peru, whose main challenges will be the situation of indigenous populations and corruption. Debate in Lebanon on Banning Steven Spielperg Movie http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23349&SEO=debate-in-lebanon-on-banning-steven-spielperg-movie Beirut, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) It is probable that The Post, movie director Steven Spielberg''s most recent movie be banned in Lebanon, according to the black list of the Ministry of Economy, comments The Daily Star today. Casa de las Americas to Receive a UNESCO Award in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23244&SEO=casa-de-las-americas-to-receive-a-unesco-award-in-cuba Paris, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s Casa de las America will receive the 2017 UNESCO-UNAM/Jaime Torres Bodet Prize during a ceremony scheduled for January 24 in Havana, the United Nations organization based in Havana reported today. Singer Kylie Minogue Reveals Title of Her New Album http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23194&SEO=singer-kylie-minogue-reveals-title-of-her-new-album Sydney, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue announced today on the social networks that her new album will be titled Golden and will be released this year.