Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban Film Sergio & Serguei Captivates in Havana Film Festival 16 de diciembre de 2017, 00:23Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban fiction feature Sergio & Serguei, by Ernesto Daranas, closes today its premiere cycle at the 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, with unanimous applause from the audience of this event. Alfredo Despaigne to Play Play Off Season and Caribbean Series 16 de diciembre de 2017, 00:16Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban baseball slugger Alfredo Despaigne will play the Cuban championship''s playoff with his natural team Granma, and later, the Caribbean Series with the Cuban national team. Collateral Awards of Havana Film Festival Granted 15 de diciembre de 2017, 17:30Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Films from Chile and Cuba were given today the majority of the Collateral Awards of the 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema in this capital city. Cuban President Welcomes his Serbian Counterpart 15 de diciembre de 2017, 15:48Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban president, Raul Castro received his counterpart from the Republic of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic, who is on an official visit to the Caribbean nation. Cuba, Monaco Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations 15 de diciembre de 2017, 15:47Paris, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the Principality of Monaco celebrated today the 10th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations, an occasion on which both parties reaffirmed the will to continue strengthening ties towards the future. Cuba Increases Investment in Hotel Industry 15 de diciembre de 2017, 15:38Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban tourism authorities expressed their interest in consolidating hotel''s facilities, in order to increase the already rising spiral of foreign visitors. Cuba Looks for Oil Production Stability Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The development of energy potential in Cuba seeks to stabilize oil production today, a strategy exemplified by a refinery in the central province of Cienfuegos. Cuba Fine Arts National Museum to Honor Prize-winning Artist Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The National Museum of Fine Arts (MNBA) of Cuba announced today that it will host an exhibition by the artist José Manuel Fors, who received the National Prize for Plastic Arts 2016. Choquehuanca: ALBA is for Humanity to Dream Again By Joel Michel Varona Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA), Bolivian David Choquehuanca, stated today that one of the objectives of this organization is for humanity to dream again. Cuban Baseball Selects Alfredo Despaigne as Best Player of 2017 Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban baseball selected outfielder Alfredo Despaigne -a Cuban player who oustood in the Japanese professional leagues- as the Best Player of the Year 2017, in a list of Cuban baseball players. Cuban Foreign Minister Warns of Imperialist Advance in Latin America Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) At the inauguration of the 16th Political Council of ALBA-TCP inaugurated here, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez stated that the meeting''s agenda responds to the regional political situation, characterized by an onslaught of imperialism against the processes progressives. Glauber Rocha Award Given to 'Matar a Jesus' in Havana Film Festival Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Colombian-Argentinean film ''Matar a Jesus'', by filmmaker Laura Mora, was granted today the 2017 Glauber Rocha Award, given by the foreign press at the 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema. Cuba,Venezuela Sign Cooperation Agreement (+Photos) Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Venezuela signed today the final act of the 18th Meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission of the Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement (CICIC) between both countries, a process for redimensioning the collaboration. President of the Cuban Parliament Receives Serbian Head of State Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The president of the National Assembly of People''s Power, Esteban Lazo, received today Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić at the host building of that institution. Cuba Presented Potentialities of Heberprot-P in Nigeria Abuja, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the Ministry of Public Health of Cuba (Minsap) presented the benefits of Heberprot-P in this capital, informed today the Cuban embassy in this country through a statement. Glauber Rocha Award Jury Meets in Havana Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Some few hours after the conclusion of the 39th Festival of New Latin American Cinema, the foreign press accredited in Cuba will select today the film to receive the Glauber Rocha Award, sponsored by Prensa Latina News Agency. Artists United in New Zealand to Mitigate Hurricane Damage in Cuba Wellington, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Aware of the stories of his colleague Osmeivy Ortega about the damage Hurricane Irma caused in Cuba, New Zealand artists will auction some works by the two countries and will allocate what will be collected to the reconstruction of the Caribbean island. ALBA-TCP Political Council Begins in Havana Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of Our Americas-Peoples'' Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) opened here on Thursday with the aim of strengthening unity and the capacity for consultation, Granma newspaper reported. Canada Supports Cuban Agricultural Projects Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Canada's international cooperation with Cuba is currently increasing through supporting three agricultural projects. Cuba Revitalizes Medicine with Proven Therapeutic Efficacy By Martha Cabrales Arias Santiago de Cuba, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Policosanol or PPG master plan is underway to revitalize this natural medicine of Cuba, which has a remarkable therapeutic efficacy, 20 years after the beginning of its generalization.