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International Recharge Promotion by ETECSA (July 15-21, 2024)

International Recharge Promotion by ETECSA (July 15-21, 2024)

ETECSA, Cuba’s telecommunications company, has announced an international recharge promotion for July 15-21, 2024. This offer targets customers receiving recharges from abroad, providing significant bonuses and incentives. Promotion Details and Benefits The promotion applies to recharges between 500 CUP and 1250 CUP received through authorized international distributors. Customers who participate will enjoy: This generous offer…

Cuba’s Untapped Wind Power Potential: 21 Favorable Zones Identified

Cuba’s Untapped Wind Power Potential: 21 Favorable Zones Identified

Cuban experts have identified 21 zones across the island nation with favorable conditions for installing wind farms. This revelation comes after decades of energy struggles and frequent power outages, highlighting the untapped potential of renewable energy sources in Cuba. The majority of these suitable areas are located along the north-central and eastern coasts of the…

Remembering Compay Segundo: Celebrating a Cuban Legend 21 Years After His Passing

Remembering Compay Segundo: Celebrating a Cuban Legend 21 Years After His Passing

On July 14, we mark the 21st anniversary of the death of Compay Segundo, a legendary figure in Cuban music. Born Máximo Francisco Repilado Muñoz on November 18, 1907, in Siboney, a small town in Santiago de Cuba province, Compay Segundo left an indelible mark on the world of music with his exceptional talent and…

Cuban Lung Cancer Vaccine CIMAVax-EGF Approved in Belarus: A Milestone in Cancer Treatment

Cuban Lung Cancer Vaccine CIMAVax-EGF Approved in Belarus: A Milestone in Cancer Treatment

In a significant development for global cancer treatment, Belarus has officially approved the use of CIMAVax-EGF, a pioneering lung cancer vaccine developed by Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology (CIM). This approval marks a crucial step in expanding the reach of this innovative therapy, showcasing Cuba’s continued prominence in biotechnology and pharmaceutical research despite ongoing challenges….

Cuba’s Largest Power Plant to Undergo 4-Day Maintenance Amid Energy Crisis

Cuba’s Largest Power Plant to Undergo 4-Day Maintenance Amid Energy Crisis

The Antonio Guiteras thermoelectric power plant in Matanzas, Cuba’s largest, is scheduled for a four-day shutdown to undergo essential maintenance. This announcement comes as the country grapples with a severe energy crisis, sparking concerns among citizens already burdened by frequent power outages. Maintenance Goals and Current Operations Engineers at the facility are focusing on three…

Cuba Publishes Draft Laws on Migration and Immigration

Cuba Publishes Draft Laws on Migration and Immigration

The Cuban government has published on the website of the National Assembly of People’s Power the drafts of the migration and immigration bills. These legislative texts introduce several significant changes to the regulations governing the entry, exit, and stay of Cubans and foreigners on the island. The drafts come after years of study and were…

Cayo Santa María to Host Two LGBTI Festivals in August

Cayo Santa María to Host Two LGBTI Festivals in August

In early August, Cayo Santa María will become a vibrant hub for the LGBTI community, hosting two major festivals: Spartacus and Paradise Rainbow Festival. The Spartacus festival, organized by the Galician travel agency Turidove, is set to attract approximately 3,000 attendees from various parts of Latin America. This event offers an alternative to more crowded…

ETECSA International Promotion: Get 5 Times the Balance for Your Enjoyment!

ETECSA International Promotion: Get 5 Times the Balance for Your Enjoyment!

From June 3rd to June 8th, 2024, ETECSA is offering its customers an exclusive opportunity to receive significant benefits with international top-ups. Customers who receive top-ups ranging from 500 to 1250 CUP through ETECSA’s international distributors will enjoy quintuple the amount topped up in their main balance. Promotion Details In addition to receiving quintuple the…

Everything You Need to Know About the D’Viajeros Form for Entering Cuba

Everything You Need to Know About the D’Viajeros Form for Entering Cuba

D’Viajeros is a mandatory digital form that all travelers, both Cuban and foreign, must complete before entering Cuba. This form serves as an advance sworn declaration and must be presented in digital format or as a printed copy with the resulting QR code upon arrival in the country. The primary purpose of D’Viajeros is to…

Cuba Initiates Evacuation of Nationals Stranded in Crisis-Hit Haiti

Cuba Initiates Evacuation of Nationals Stranded in Crisis-Hit Haiti

The long-awaited evacuation of Cuban nationals who have been stranded in Haiti since February is now underway. The evacuees are being transported by bus to Cap-Haitien in the north, due to the closure of Port-au-Prince airport. From there, they will board a flight operated by Sunrise Airways to return to Cuba. The Cuban Foreign Ministry…

ETECSA Rolls Out New March 2024 Promotion: Get Five Times Your Recharge Value Plus 25GB Bonus

ETECSA Rolls Out New March 2024 Promotion: Get Five Times Your Recharge Value Plus 25GB Bonus

In the realm of telecommunications, staying connected with family and friends, regardless of where they are in the world, is more than just a convenience—it’s a necessity. Recognizing this, ETECSA, Cuba’s primary telecommunications provider, has introduced an enticing offer for its international recharge service, valid from March 20 to 31, 2024. This new promotion not…

Cuba to Allow Euthanasia Once Government Deems Conditions Ready

Cuba to Allow Euthanasia Once Government Deems Conditions Ready

In December 2022, Cuba’s National Assembly approved a sweeping new Public Health Law that formally recognizes citizens’ right to die with dignity. According to Dr. Taymí Martínez Naranjo, an influential member of both Cuba’s Council of State and the National Assembly, this legal provision paves the way for the future legalization of euthanasia on the…