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The Havana Reporter

Issued the first two weeks in May, THR 9 is dedicated to the celebration in the eastern Cuban province of Holguin of the 37th International Tourism Fair and the preparations for the Turnat biennial event. It also features an exclusive interview with the advisor to the Energy and Mining Ministry, Manuel Marrero, on prospects of oil prospecting and production in this Caribbean country and the return of Cuban baseball players to Canada´s baseball series, among other topics of interest.

THR8 remembers the anniversary of the Girón Beach victory, publishes an interview on sustainable solutions to drought in Cuba, the celebration in Havana of the 2017 International Cubagua Meeting, the electoral win of Lenin Moreno in Ecuador and the success of Cuba´s Buena Fe duo.

News articles about the celebration in Havana of several meetings held by Caribbean countries, the success of the Cigar Festival, the development of tourism in the eastern Cuban city of Maisi, and the substantial production of sugarcane byproducts are headlined in the seventh edition of the Havana Reporter, issued the first two weeks in April.

The 6th edition of The Havana Reporter highlights the recent visit made to Cuba by a group of U.S. congress people, the promotion of foreign investments in the clean energy sector, the celebrations in Havana of several meetings of the Association of Caribbean States and CARICOM, the launch of a new disc by Haydeé and Pablo Milanés, the triathlon competition held in the Cuban capital and the preparations in Ecuador for the runoffs.

The 5th edition of The Havana Reporter, issued in the first two weeks in March, highlights the first visit made to Cuba by an Irish president, the signing of cooperation agreements with Iran, the first works of a sculpture intended to immortalize Alicia Alonso and the return of hurdler Dayron Robles to the athletic tracks, among other topics of interest.

In the second issue of February, The Havana Reporter (THR) includes information on the recent visit to the Unites States of a Cuban business delegation; the promotion of investment in the Cuban oil sector; the holding in Havana of the Pedagogía 2017 Congress, and the successful performance of the Cuban Contemporary Dance Company in Great Britain, among other topics of interest.

The Havana Reporter´s third edition, issued the first half of February, publishes the new agreements reached with China to develop renewable sources of energy in Cuba, the U.S. lifting of the ¨dry foot, wet foot¨ policy and the meetings held with representatives from different U.S. spheres to bring bilateral relations forward. Updated tourism statistics and the upcoming celebration of the International Book Fair of Havana are highlighted as well, among other topics of interest.

Issued during the first two weeks in January, THR 2 features the course of the Cuban economy and the multitudinous parade at the Revolution Square, as well as a report on the centenarian city of Sancti Spiritus, the homage that rumba performers paid to Alicia Alonso and the development of transgenic products in Cuba, among other news of interest.

In the first issue of 2017, The Havana Reporter offers its readers several topics, including a summary on the relations between the United States and Cuba; the signing in Brussels of an Agreement for Political Dialogue and Cooperation with the European Union; a summary of the Macri government’s first year in Argentina, and the development projects of the Santiago de Cuba port. The section of Culture highlights preparations on the shooting of a film on famous Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta’s life, and the success reached by singer Luna Manzanares.