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Workers Celebration on May Day (+infographics)

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Infographics: Escambray multimedia staff.

More than 100 000 workers, many of them accompanied by relatives, will march on May Day along Sancti Spiritus Plaza Mayor General Serafín Sánchez Valdivia to ratify the feelings of unity of the people towards the Revolution and its leaders.

According to Oslidia López Martín, a member of the Provincial Secretariat of the Workers’ Trade Union (CTC) in the territory, the parade will be started right after an address by Mercy Rodríguez Crespo, secretary general of the organization in Sancti Spiritus.

 

Photo Gallery: 2016 May Day Parade in Sancti Spiritus »


Raúl Castro Held Talks with President of Seychelles

The meeting took place in a friendly atmosphere and reaffirmed the two leaders’ willingness to continue strengthening cooperation ties


Buena Fe, Moncada and Casabe Performed in Sancti Spiritus (+photos)

The Plaza Cultural (Cultural Square) of Sancti Spiritus, located in Los Olivos neighbourhood, was the venue April 27th of a concert by Buena Fe, Moncada, and Casabe musical groups, which were accompanied by the PMM show


Youth to Lead May Day Parade in Sancti Spíritus

Around 5,000 members of the Young Communist League will lead this year’s May Day march in Sancti Spíritus


Indian Centenarian Athlete Wins Gold at World Masters Games (+photos)

The Indian sprinter clocked one minute 14 seconds, a mere 64.42 seconds off Usain Bolt’s 100m world record set in 2009


Colombian Film Wins Grand Prize in Gibara Film Festival

Colombian film La Torre won the Humberto Solás Grand Prize in the Cinema under construction category in the Gibara International Film Festival


Machado Ventura Meets Spanish Communist Party Delegation

The visiting delegation undertook a program of activities which included attending the main event marking the 56th anniversary of the victory at Playa Girón


Jatibonico Train Derailment Leaves No Injured People (+photos)

The accident took place around 2:00 AM this Monday in the region known as Lajitas, in the central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus


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The Animal Kingdom of Sancti Spiritus, Cuba (+photos)

Many of the wild species that exist in Sancti Spiritus are endemic to this region, and need to be protected


Glass Bottom Pool on Top of 42-Stories Building

A glass-bottomed sky pool was recently opened at the top of Market Square Tower in Houston, Texas


Enmanuel Dreams of Being a Computer Programmer (+photo)

Enmanuel Ponce de León Castillo plans to enter the University of Computer Sciences for higher education studies