Archive for the ‘Cuba’ Category

Axe-ing for trouble: Boozy hatchet-hurling range to open in Gowanus

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Let it rip: One ax-pert shows how it’s done at Kick Axe in Gowanus, set to open on Dec. 15. By Julianne Cuba. Brooklyn Paper. Share on TwitterTweet. Share on Facebook. Subscribe. Get our stories in your inbox, free. Like Brooklyn Paper on Facebook. Enlarge this image. Photo by Caleb Caldwell.Read the complete article here

‘Tech’ the halls: Santa and reindeer return to light Downtown office complex’s massive tree

Monday, December 11th, 2017

And celebrants later bobbed their heads to favorite seasonal tunes including Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You” and Run DMC’s “Christmas in Hollis,” which blasted from speakers throughout the plaza-turned-winter-wonderland. Reach reporter Julianne Cuba at (718) 260–4577 or by e-mail …Read the complete article here

Brazilian Director Fabio Meira Say Cuban Workshop Influenced Foray into Filmmaking

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Meira revealed that a ‘how to tell a story’ workshop given by late Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist Gabriel García Márquez, in Cuba, was the impetus for his debut. Meira studied at the International School of Film and Television (EICTV) located in the western province of …Read the complete article here

Che Guevara of Goa- Prabhakar Sinari

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Things would have been different if Sinari’s Azad Gomantak Dal were to receive training and arms from Cuba. Strangely, Che’s Indian visit went without a single comment on Portuguese colonies in India, Liberation of Dadra and Nagarhaveli and freedom struggle of Goans. At any given time in Goa there …Read the complete article here

2018 Cuba Project

Monday, December 11th, 2017

I’m raising money to sponsor a Leadership Training Workshop for pastors and youth workers in Cuba and assist with church repairs needed due to Hurricane …Read the complete article here

CARICOM-Cuba Summit agrees to stronger co-operation in disaster risk management

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Stronger co-operation in disaster risk management is among the major decisions of the Sixth CARICOM-Cuba Summit, held in Antigua and Barbuda on Friday, a release from the CARICOM Secretariat said on Saturday. Strengthening ties on this issue was underlined by the signing of an MOU between …Read the complete article here

Cup coins cuba

Monday, December 11th, 2017

The CUP (or moneda nacional) are Cuban Pesos, CUP coins are always gold and CUC coins are always silver. Bloomberg quickly and the regular Cuban peso will become I like the designs on the 1 peso cup coins Home Thorn Tree Country forums Cuba CUC vs. Browse forums …Read the complete article here

Havana Cuba

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Hi Thank you in advance for any help. I will be visiting Cuba soon and was curious if there are underground tunnels there? Are any on route from the airport to the city? Are they avoidable? Much appreciated.Read the complete article here

Belgian Conductor to Give Concert with Cuban Symphonic Orchestra

Monday, December 11th, 2017

11 de diciembre de 2017, 00:20Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Belgian conductor Ronald Zollman will perform in Cuba, along with the Symphonic Orchestra of the Cuban Higher Institute of the Arts (ISA), a program that will close the orchestral workshop given every year by the artist, the organizers …Read the complete article here

Venezuela, Cuba Lead Regional Leftists Against Trump Jerusalem Declaration

Monday, December 11th, 2017

The leftist governments of Latin America — including Venezuela, Cuba, Ecuador, and Bolivia — have all issued statements condemning American President Donald Trump for officially recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Cuba and Venezuela maintain close ties to the government of Iran, …Read the complete article here

Butler service tipping? – Cuba Forum

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Hi we are going to Sanctuary Grand Memories and reviews talk about butler service what do you tip them do we have to use the service this is our 7th trip to Cuba first time with this service.Read the complete article here

Why Mark Cuban still believes Mavs have ‘come a long way’ despite record

Monday, December 11th, 2017

“Not where we want to be, but there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it’s not a train,” Cuban said. “We’re playing better. It’s sort of like where the T-Wolves were last year. We’re competitive. We’re getting leads against good teams. We just haven’t figured out how to close out games. We’ve come a long …Read the complete article here

51 Cuba Pl Rochester, NY 14605

Monday, December 11th, 2017

51 Cuba Pl, Rochester, NY is a 1425 sq ft, 4 bed, 2 bath home listed on Trulia for $27000 in Rochester, New York.Read the complete article here

Volleyball roundup: Wellsville, Arkport/Canaseraga score wins

Monday, December 11th, 2017

CUBA – Every set was decided by five points or less at Cuba-Rushford on Friday. When it was all said and done, Arkport/Canaseraga came out on top with a four-set win by a 25-23, 20-25, 26-24, 27-25 count. “It was so close,” said C-R co-coach Colston Hillman. “Three of the four sets went to extra sets.Read the complete article here

Making crowds move: Vancouver jazz band channels Afro-Cuban sounds

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Danceable Afro-Cuban rhythms aren’t what most people expect from a Vancouver-based jazz band, but Rumba Calzada has been making crowds move for over 20 years. The group is lead by percussionist Raphael Geronimo and was started by his late father, Boying, in the early 90’s. Geronimo …Read the complete article here

Erik Mervin Herzfeld Purchases 21100 Shares of Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund, Inc (CUBA) Stock

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund logo Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund, Inc (NASDAQ:CUBA) President Erik Mervin Herzfeld acquired 21,100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 8th. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.98 per share, with a total value of …Read the complete article here

CARICOM-Cuba leaders condemn EU tax haven list

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Cuba and Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders have criticised the European Union over its latest list of global tax havens that has included four Caribbean countries. Earlier this week EU financial ministers named St Lucia, Grenada, Barbados and Trinidad and …Read the complete article here

Mark Cuban wants Mavs to be in position ‘to compete for championships’

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Despite being much more competitive in recent games, the Dallas Mavericks are still not winning enough to be considered good. They are currently 7-19, the worst record in the Western Conference, and third-worst in the entire NBA. Mavs owner Mark Cuban eventually wants to get his team back to …Read the complete article here

Raul Castro Says CARICOM Can Always Count on Cuba

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

He noted that faced with the “impact of extreme weather events,” Cuba and other Caribbean islands must prioritize the “confrontation to climate change,” especially in regard to “our people, who have suffered in the flesh its devastating effects and which weigh the most worrisome forecasts derived from …Read the complete article here

New Book on Fidel Castro Published in Cuba

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Havana, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) As tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, the book ”Ahí Viene Fidel” (Here Comes Fidel) was … procession of one of the most prominent men of the 20th century traveled the country to reach the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery, in Santiago de Cuba.Read the complete article here

Canadian diplomat in Cuba also suffered hearing loss

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

WASHINGTON — At least one Canadian diplomat in Cuba has been treated for hearing loss, the federal.Read the complete article here

Cold War: Can a New President in Cuba Win Over Trump and End the Castro Era?

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Cuban President Raul Castro’s enigmatic heir apparent is a rumored Beatles fan who reportedly once grew his hair long during the rise of Western pop music. He’s pushed for improved internet connectivity on the island essentially frozen in time since the 1960s and advocated for gay rights. But the …Read the complete article here

Cubans Celebrate Anniversary of Revolution in Dom Rep

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Cuban Consul Rainer Garcia gave the main speech. He stated that in order to celebrate another anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution with all those present was an honor for the Embassy, which is the home of each of us in the Dominican Republic, no matter the reason and not just of the …Read the complete article here

Pedros Familie – Santiago de Cuba by Bernd Harnisch

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Über einen Zeitraum von 10 Jahren entstanden die Porträts einer Familie aus Santiago de Cuba. Die Bekanntschaft mit ihr ist zufällig. Vom ersten Zusammentreffen an herrscht eine gegenseitige Offenheit und Vertrautheit, die es ermöglichte zu fotografieren und wieder zu Besuch zu kommen.Read the complete article here

Union Boys Beat Cuba for First Win

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Union (1-5) picked up its first boys basketball victory Tuesday at Cuba, defeating the host Wildcats, 57-43. “We are starting to understand that when we play with the pass and use the dribble as a tool to create for others, we shoot the ball better and are a much better team,” Union Head Coach Chris …Read the complete article here

A Reversal for Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (NASDAQ:CUBA) Is Near. The Stock Has Decrease …

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Blue Bell Private Wealth Management Limited has invested 0.11% in The Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund Inc. (NASDAQ:CUBA). Thomas J Herzfeld Advisors reported 1.03M shares. Wells Fargo And Mn holds 0% or 310 shares. Raymond James & Associates has invested 0% in The Herzfeld Caribbean …Read the complete article here

Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (NASDAQ:CUBA) Could Improve Your Long Portfolio After Less …

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.25, from 1.38 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 5 investors sold The Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund Inc. shares while 3 reduced holdings. 3 funds opened positions while 6 raised stakes. 1.50 million shares or 13.96% more from 1.32 million shares in …Read the complete article here

Education, One of Cuba’s Greatest Achievements

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Despite the limitations imposed by the United States for decades through an economic, financial and commercial blockade, Cuba has fulfilled most of the goals established in Item 2 of the Millennium Development Goals regarding education. According to reports from the United Nations Educational, …Read the complete article here

Cuba Ratifies Commitment to Defending Human Rights in Geneva

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

‘All this has been achieved despite the genocidal policy of economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba, which represents not only a violation of international law, but a flagrant, mass and systematic human rights violation of Cubans,’ the text pointed out.Read the complete article here

Lomachenko stops Rigondeaux to win match of Olympic greats

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Duva said doctors believed the hand could be broken and were sending the 2000 and 2004 Olympic gold medalist from Cuba to the hospital for X-rays. Duva said the injury came from a punch — though Rigondeaux certainly didn’t hit Lomachenko with many of them. “Where did he hurt his hand, in the …Read the complete article here

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