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Below you’ll find what was once probably the world’s most complete and accurate annotated collection of Cuban websites –except that it grew so large (now over 2500) that it was moved to its own searchable site <http://danalubow.org/SPT/>. Hats off to LA librarian Dana Lubow for producing all this!

Otherwise you can scroll through the nearly 500 sites below, or use the short list below to jump to the category that you want. Sites available in languages other than Spanish (primarily English) are preceeded by an asterisk [*].

Art and Culture
Economy and Business
Education
Internet and Computing
Media (periodicals, radio, and television)
Medicine
Politics and Government
Portals
Science and Technology
Sports
Travel and Tourism

[Last update 3 January 2006]

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ARTS & CULTURE

1-2-3 and ... Cuban Music Portal (1-2-3 y… Portal de la Musica Cubana) - http://www.123y.islagrande.cu/
There are related links. Organized by the Ministry of Culture and the Institute of Cuban Music.

*ABDALA S.A. Productions - http://www.abdala.cu
Silvio Rodriguez's recording studio. Also available in English.

Advisory Council for the Development of Monumental and Environmental Sculture (CODEMA) (Consejo Asesor para el Desarrollo de la Escultura Monumentaria y Ambiental (CODEMA) - http://www.cnap.cult.cu/instituciones/codema.html

Alejo Carpentier Foundation - http://www.fac.cult.cu/

Artistic and Literary Promotions (ARTEX) (Artex. Promociones Artítisticas y Literarias) - http://www.soycubano.com/artex/index.asp
A business that promotes products and services of the Cuban culture.

Association of Circus and Variety Arts of Cuba (La Agrupación Cubana de Arte Circense y Variedades) (Circuba) - http://www.cubaescena.cult.cu/circuba.html

Azurina Culture Portal in Cienfuegos (Portal de la Cultura en Cienfuegos) - http://www.azurina.cult.cu/indwex.asp

The Capital, Havana (Capitolio de la Habana) - http://www.cuba.cu/cultura/capitolio/Caphome.html

Center for the Development of Visual Arts (Centro de Desarrollo de las Artes Visuales) - http://www.cnap.cult.cu/instituciones/cdav.html

Center for Development and Cultural Communication (CREART) (Centro de Desarrollo y Comunicación Cultural) - http://www.creart.cult.cu/

Center for Exchange and Reference about Community Initiatives (EL Centro de Intercambio y Referencia sobre Iniciativas Comunitarias (CIERIC)) - http://www.cieri.cu/

Center for Environmental Design (Centro de Diseño Ambiental) - http://www.cnap.cult.cu/instituciones/cda.html

Center for the Studies of Martí (El Centro de Estudios Martianos) - http://www.filosofia.cu/cem/

Collection of Cultural Property (El Fondo Cubano de Bienes Culturales) - http://www.ain.cubaweb.cu/publicidad/sitio_bfc/

Contemporary Art Center ""Wifredo Lam"( Centro de Arte Contemporáneo "Wifredo Lam") -http://www.cnap.cult.cu/instituciones/cacwl.html

Cuba: The Large Island (Cuba La Isla Grande) - http://www.cuba.islagrande.cu/
Includes history, its symbols, society, geography, and general information.

CubaCine: The Portal of Cuban Movies (CubaCine: El Portal de Cine Cubano) - http://www.cubacine.cu
Includes biographical information about the actors and actresses and a filmography of Cuban cinema.

Cuban Film Archive (Cinemateca) - http://www.cubacine.cu/cinemat/

Cuban Humor by Ulises Toriac (El Humorismo Cubano por Ulises Toirac) - http://www.ulisestoirac.cubaweb.cu/default.asp

Cuban Institute of the Book (Instituto Cubano del Libro) - http://www.cubaliteraria.cu/icl/index.html

CubaLiteraria The Portal of Cuban Literature (CubaLiteraria: El Portal de la Literatura Cubana)- http://www.cubaliteraria.cu/

Cuban Union of Writers and Artists (UNEAC) (Union de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba) - http://www.uneac.com/

*Cubarte: The Cuban Culture Portal (Cubarte: El Portal de la Cultura Cubana) - http://www.cubarte.cult.cu/
Also available in English and French.

Cubarte: Center for Computing in Culture (Cubarte: Centro de Informática en la Cultura) - http://www.ceisic.cult.cu/

Culture Portal in Guantánamo (Portal de la Cultura en Guantánamo) - http://www.gtmo.cult.cu/

Current Cuban Theater Arts (Actualidad de Escénica Cubana) - http://www.cniae.cult.cu/

Digital Art, Cuba (Arte Digital, Cuba) - http://www.artedigitalcuba.cult.cu/

Do You Swear to Tell the Truth? (¿Jura decir la verdad?) - http://www.jura-decir-la-verdad.cubaweb.cu/
Television program.

Editora Política - http://www.cuba.cu/politica/webpcc/editora.htm
Publisher for the Cuban Communist Party.

Ernesto Che Guevara - http://www.che.islagrande.cu/espindic.htm

Fernando Ortiz Foundation (Fundación Fernando Ortiz) - http://www.fundacionfernandoortiz.org/

Foundation of New Latin American Film (Fundación del Nuevo Cine Latinoamerica) - http://www.cinelatinoamericano.org/
Members are from many countries.

House of the Americas (Casa de las Americas) - http://www.casa.cult.cu/
A place to find every culture from the Americas.

Islagrande, Cuban Portal - http://www.islagrande.cu/

Humor Museum (Museo de Humor) -http://www.cnpc.cult.cu/cnpc/museos/HUMOR/index_esp.html

José Martí Memorial - http://www.cuba.cu/memorial/index.shtml
Best viewed with Explorer or Safari.

José Martí National Library (Biblioteca Nacional José Martí) - http://www.bnjm.cu/
Browsers other than Explorer brings up an incomplete version.

*National Ballet of Cuba (Ballet Nacional de Cuba) - http://www.balletcuba.cu/
Also available in English.

National Center for Conservation, Restoration, and Museums CENCREM) (El Centro Nacional de Conservación, Restauración y Museología (CENCREM) - http://www.cnpc.cult.cu/cnpc/cencrem/idex.htm

National Council for Plastic Arts - http://www.cubacar.cubanacan.cu/

*National Council of Cultural Heritage (Consejo Nacional de Patrimonio Cultural) - http://www.cnpc.cult.cu/
Lists museums, monuments, courses, legislation, and more. Also in English.

National Council of Theater Arts (Consejo Nacional de las Artes Escénicas) - http://www.cubaescena.cult.cu/

National Theater of Cuba (Teatro Nacional de Cuba) - http://www.cubarte.cult.cu/global/loader.php?cat=directorio&cont=showitem.php&id=56

Nicolás Guillén Foundation (Fundación de Nicolás Guillén) - http://www.fguillen.cult.cu/

Office of the City Historian for the City of Havana (Oficina del Historiador del Ciudad de la Habana) - http://www.ohch.cu

Pablo de la Torriente Brau Cultural Center (Centro Cultural Pablo de la Torriente Brau) - http://www.centropablo.cult.cu/
A culturally independent institution under the auspices of the Union of Cuban Writers and Artists.

*Paradisio, Promoter of Cultural Tourism (Paradisio, Promotora de Turismo Cultural) - http://www.soycubano.com/artex/paradiso/index.asp
Information about the wide range of culture including books, music, graphic arts, movies, and literature. It includes directories of places to purchase these items. There is a searchable database of the recording industries' award-winning music. Also available in English.

Pinarte: Culture in Pinar del Río (Pinarte: La Cultura en Pinar del Río) - http://www.pinarte.cult.cu/

Puerto Principe: Culture Portal for Camagüey (Puerto Principe: Portal de la Cultura en Camagüey)- http://www.pprincipe.cult.cu/

Sculptural Memorial Collection "Commander Ernesto Che Guevara" (Conjunto Escultórico Memorial Comandante Ernesto Che Guevara Santa Clara, Cuba ) -http://www.filosofia.cu/che/plaza.htm

"San Alejandro"Academy of the Arts (Academia Nacional Bella Artes "San Alejandro" - http://www.sanalejandro.cult.cu/

Salon of Cuban Music (El Salon de Música Cubana) - http://www.musica.cult.cu/

Union of Cuban Writers and Artists (Unión de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba) - http://www.uneac.com/

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ECONOMY & BUSINESS

AGEX - http://www.agex.islagrande.cu/
Importing company.

ANTSYS - http://www.copextel.com.cu/Product/Telecom/antsysco.asp?pOpt=3
A division of Copextel which specializes in the research, development, production and commercialization of radiocommunication systems.

Bazar Cuba - http://www.bazarcuba.cu
Subtitled ‘The store in your house’.

Businesses in Cuba (Empresas) - http://www.empresas.islagrande.cu/
Has an alphabetical listing of companies.

*Central Bank of Cuba (Banco Central de Cuba) - http://www.bc.gov.cu/Espanol/default.asp
Also available in English.

Chamber of Commerce (Cámara de Comercio de la República de Cuba) - http://www.camaracuba.cu/

CIMEX Coporation - http://www.cimexweb.com/

Combell: Cuban Shoe Industry (Combell: Industria del Calzado) - http://www.combell.com.cu

Copextel S.A - http://www.copextel.com.cu/
An advanced technologies company.

Corporation Cimex - http://www.cimexweb.com
To promote new products and services in Cuba.

Cubacel - http://www.cubacel.com/
Cellular phone company.

Cubalse Corporation - http://www.cubalse.cu/
Primarily an importing company.

*CubaIndustria: The Portal of Cuban Industry (CubaIndustira El Portal de la Industria Cubana) - http://www.cubaindustria.cu/
Available in English. Searchable.

Fishing and the Merchant Marine (Portal de la Pesca) - http://www1.cubamar.cu

Food Industry Research Institute (IIIA) (Instituto de Investigaciones para la Industria Alimenticia) - http://www.cuba.cu/investigaciones_alimentos/default.htm

Ministry of Finances and Prices (Ministerio de Finanzas y Precios) - http://www.mfp.cu/
Only displays properly in Explorer or Safari.

National Association of Economists and Accountants of Cuba (Asociación Nacional de Economistas y Contadores de Cuba (ANEC) - http://www.anec.cu/

National State Insurance - http://www.esen.com.cu/

*Traveler's Insurance (Aseguradora del Turismo)- http://www.cuba.cu/laisla/
Also available in English.

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EDUCATION

Advanced Institute of Metallurgical Mining (Instituto Superior Minero Metalúrgico "Dr. Antonio Núñez Jiménez" - http://www.ismm.edu.cu/
Located in Holguín.

Advanced Polytechnic Institute "José Antonio Echeverría" (Instituto Superior Politécnico José Antonio Echeverría (Cujae)) — http://www.cujae.edu.cu/cgi-bin/visualiza.pl

*Cejisof: Center of Studies for Instructives Games and Softwares of the "José Martí" Pedagogic University (Centro de Estudio de Juegos Instructivos y Softwares de la Universidad Pedagógica "José Martí") - http://www.esicm.cu/cejisoft/
Located in Camagüey. Also available in English.

Courses on Line (Cursos en línea) - http://www.cursosenlinea.cu/
On-line courses.

José Martí National Library (Biblioteca Nacional José Martí) - http://www.bnjm.cu/
Searchable.

"José Martí" Pedagogical University of Camagüey (Centro de Estudio de Juegos Instructivos y Softwares de la Universidad Pedagógica "José Martí") - http://www.esicm.cu/cejisoft/

"Martha Abreu" Central University of Las Villas (Universidad Central "Marta Abreu" de Las Villas) - http://www.uclv.edu.cu/

Ministry of Higher Education (Ministerio de Educación Superior) - http://www.mes.edu.cu
A portal of higher education in Cuba. It includes the history, statistics, and more. It provides locations throughout the island for those learning Spanish as a foreign language as well as summer and short courses.

National Center of Art Schools (CNEArt) ( Las Escuelas de Arte de Cuba) - http://www.cnearte.cult.cu/

*Postgraduate Studies in Cuba (Postgrado en Cuba) - http://www.posgrado.cu
Information about postgraduate studies in Cuba. They also offer Spanish classes for non-Spanish speakers.

School of Library Science (Bibliotecología y Técnicas Documentarias) - http://www.cnearte.cult.cu/biblio.html

Scientific Educational Scientific Exchange Group(ICE) (El Grupo de Intercambio Científico Educacional (ICE)) - http://www.cuba.cu/educacion/me/
A division of the Ministry of Education for the coordination of academic exchanges among Latin American educators.

University of Cienfuegos (Universidad de Cienfuegos) - http://www.ucf.edu.cu/

University of Granma (Universidad de Granma) - http://www.udg.co.cu/

University of Havana (Universidad de la Habana) - http://www.uh.cu/

University of Holgüin (Universidad de Holgüin) - http://www.uho.edu.cu/

University of Las Tunas (Universidad de Las Tunas) - http://www.ult.edu.cu/

University of Matanzas "Camilo Cienfuegos" (Universidad de Matanzas "Camilio Cienfuegos") - http://www.umcc.cu/

University of Pinar del Río (Universidad de Pinar del Río) - http://www.upr.edu.cu/

University of the Oriente (Universidad de Oriente) - http://www.uo.edu.cu/default.html
Located in Santiago de Cuba.

Virtual University of Health (Universidad Virtual de Salud de Cuba) - http://www.uvirtual.sld.cu/
Has online courses and link to library and databases.

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INTERNET & COMPUTING

Centersoft - http://www.centersoft.cu/
Creates and promotes software.

Chasqui: Automation and Multimedia (Chasqui: Automatización y Multimedia) - http://www.chasqui.cu/
Software development.

CITMATEL: Information Technology and Advanced Telematic Company (CITMATEL- Tecnologías de la Información y Servicios Telemáticos Avanzados) http://www.citmatel.inf.cu
In the areas of multimedia, Internet and computer applications.

Computer and Electronic Youth Club (Los Joven Club de Computación y Electrónica) - http://www.jovenclub.cu/jovenclub/index.asp
Computer and electronic youth club with links to branches throughout the provinces.

Computer Services, Camagüey (Servicios Informaticos Camagüey) - http://www.esicm.cu/
Computer services for the Camagüey province.

Computer Youth Club from Sauga la Grande (Los Joven Club de Computación y Electrónica de Sauga la Grande) - http://www.jcce.org.cu/vcl/Joven%20Club/Web%20JCSagua1/HomePage.htm

Computing Central Palace, Havana (Palacio Central de Computación) - http://www.pal.jcce.org.cu/ -

ColombusNet http://www.islagrande.cu/colombusnet/
An Internet provider.

Copextel S.A - http://www.copextel.com.cu/
An advanced technologies company.

CUBA-NIC Cuban Network Information Center (CUBA-NIC-Centro Cubano de Información de Red) - http://www.nic.cu/
Belonging to the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Environment available for any organization or provider of Internet services in Cuba.

CyberFax - http://www.cyberfax.cubaweb.cu/
Fax service.

Infocom - http://www.infocom.etecsa.cu/
Internet service provider.

Linux Cuba - http://www.linux.cu/
Linux club for Linux users.

Portal Granma (Los Joven Club de Computación y Electrónica de Granma) - http://www.jovenclub.cu/grm/
From the Youth Computer and Electronics Club from the province of Granma.

Standard Computer Store (Tienda Virtual de Standard Computer) - http://standardcomputer.cjb.net/

Tecun - http://tecun.cimex.com.cu
Integrated solutions in the fields of computing and communications.

Teledatos - http://www.teledatos.cubaweb.cu/
Internet service provider, especially for the tourist sector.

Web Hosting - http://www.islagrande.cu/hosting.asp

Youth Club Portal (Joven Club de Computación y Electronica — Cienfuegos) - http://www.jovenclub.cu/cfg/
From the Youth Computer and Electronics Club from the province of Cienfuegos

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MEDIA (Periodicals, Radio, and Television)

Newspapers from Cuba - http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news/#cuba
A collection of links to Cuban newspapers. From the Latin American Information Network at the University of Texas, Austin.

*5 de Septiembre - http://www.5septiembre.cu
Newspaper from Cienfuegos province. Partially available in English.

Adelante - http://www.cmw.inf.cu/adelante/
Newspaper from Camagüey province.

*Ahora - http://www.ahora.cu
Newspaper from Holguín province. Available in English and French.

*AIN: National News Agency - http://www.ain.cubaweb.cu/idioma/ingles/principalingles.htm

*Antiterroristas - http://www.antiterroristas.cu/
"Up to date news, information and analysis relating to terrorism and acts of aggression against Cuba, as well as to the five Cubans unjustly incarcerated in the United States for defending their country against terrorism." From "journalists, broadcasters and academics who are collaborating within the Antiterrorist Working Group, and acting as consultants to the Cuban Parliament and other major governmental and non-governmental institutions in Cuba." Also information about the Cuban 5. Searchable. Also in English.

Cuba Demanda - http://www.granma.cu/cubademanda/
Digital magazine supplement to Granma.

Cuban Medical Advances - http://www.prensa-latina.cu/NewsSection.asp?Section=PUB_AVANCES&start=&end=&button=1&language=ES
Quarterly magazine about the latest medical advances.

Caimán Barbudo - http://www.caimanbarbudo.cu
Cuban cultural youth magazine.

Ciudad Habana - http://www.mihabana.islagrande.cu/
Events happening around Havana. Also includes directories of theaters, museums, movie theaters, galleries, and more.

Cubahora: Cuba in the News - http://cubahora.co.cu/
News magazine.

CubaDebate - http://www.cubadebate.cu/
A collection of articles by Cuban and international journalists writing about terrorism and the defamation campaigns against Cuba. Primarily in Spanish. Searchable.

*CubaNow - http://www.cubanow.net/home/index.htm
The Digital Magazine of Cuban Arts and Culture. A collection of articles about Cuban people, music, film, literature, arts, culture, and more. In English.

*CubaSi - http://www.cubasi.cu/DesktopDefault.aspx?SPK=91&LK=2&PSK=1&UT=A&NLK=2
Online news and culture magazine. Also available in English.

*Cuba Socialista - http://www.cubasocialista.cu/indexeng.html
The political and theorist magazine. There is a large collection of Cuban links. Also available in Spanish.

CubaVision - http://www.cubavision.cubaweb.cu/portada.asp
Streaming TV from Cuba. Primarily news. Programs are archived. Searchable.

El Economista de Cuba - http://www.eleconomista.cubaweb.cu.
Economist magazine. Archived back to 2000.

El Nuevo Fénix - http://www.fenix.islagrande.cu/
Publication for Prensa Latina's correspondents in Sancti Spíritus province.

Escambray - http://www.escambray.islagrande.cu/Eng/Default.htm
Newspaper from Escambray, Sancti Spíritus province.Available in English.

Girón - http://www.giron.co.cu/
Newspaper from Matanzas province.

*Granma International - http://www.granma.cu/ingles/index.html
Cuba’s main daily newspaper. Issued also in Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Portuguese.

Information Center for the Press - www.cip.cu
Includes a directory of all Cuban press with an online presence. Gives a member directory. Searchable online archive of articles dating back to 1994. Has related links. Searchable.

Invasor - http://www.invasor.islagrande.cu/
Newspaper from Ciego de Avila province.

La Jiribilla - http://www.lajiribilla.cu/
Lively, cutting-edge youth e-zine.

Juventud Rebelde - http://www.jrebelde.cubasi.cu/
A newspaper written for teens. Searchable.

Juventud Técnica - http://www.juventudtecnica.cu/
Technical magazine for youth.

Mujeres - http://www.mujeres.cubaweb.cu/
Online magazine for women.

Opciones - http://www.opciones.cubaweb.cu
Weekly financial, commercial, and tourist magazine.

*Periodico 26 - http://www.periodico26.cu/
Newspaper from Las Tunas province. Available in English. Searchable.

*Prensa Latina - http://www.plenglish.com/
Cuban news agency with bureaus all over the world. Also available in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese.

Proyecto Esquife - http://www.esquife.cult.cu/
Electronic magazine about art and literatura.

Radio Bayamo - http://www.radiobayamo.islagrande.cu/
Radio station from the province of Granma.

Radio CMHW Villa Clara - http://www.cmhw.co.cu/
A few programs are archived. Does not stream. Searchable.

*Radio Havana - http://www.radiohc.cu
Cuban radio station, streaming in nine languages: "Spanish, English, French, Portuguese, Arabic, Quechua, Guarani, Creole and Esperanto, thirty hours a day, with a varied programming that includes news, music and features." The schedule is provided.

Radio Metropolitana - http://www.metropolitana.cu/
Family radio station. Does not stream.

Radio Rebelde - http://www.radiorebelde.com.cu/
Streaming primarily information and news in Spanish 24 hours a day. A schedule is provided.

Radio Reloj - http://www.radioreloj.cu/
A news radio with information about news, economy, sports, science, culture, and more. Streaming audio is available as well as text articles.

*Radio Sancti Spíritus - http://www.radiosanctispiritus.islagrande.cu/
Does not stream but there is a playable music library. Also available in English and Esperanto.

Radio Táino - http://radiotaino.cubasi.cu/inicio.asp
Streaming culture and music.

Revista Alma Mater - http://www.almamater.cu/
Magazine geared to university graduates.

Medical Advances Magazine -
http://www.prensa-latina.com/NewsSection.asp?Section=PUB_AVANCES&start=&end=&button=1&language=ES
Medical news. Quarterly magazine. From the news agency Prensa Latina.

Revista Bohemia - http://www.bohemia.cubaweb.cu/
Illustrated general analysis magazine.

Revista Deportiva Cubana - http://www.prensalatina.com.mx/NewsSection.asp?Section=PUB_MARCAS&start=&end=&button=1&language=ES
Quarterly sports news. From new agency Prensa Latina.

Revista La Gaceta de Cuba - http://www.uneac.com/Editora/Pubper/Gaceta/gaceta.htm
Bimonthly magazine of the Cuban Union of Writers and Artists. Searchable.

Revista Orbe - http://www.prensa-latina.cu/NewsSection.asp?Section=PUB_ORBE&start=&end=&button=1&language=ES
Weekly international news magazine. From the news agency Prensa Latina.

Revista Pionero - http://www.pionero.cu/
Children’s magazine.

Revista Prismas - http://www.prensa-latina.cu/NewsSection.asp?Section=PUB_PRISMA&start=&end=&button=1&language=ES
Bimonthly magazine about tourism.

*Revista Tricontinental - http://www.tricontinental.cubaweb.cu/
A magazine published by the Organization of Solidarity of the People of Africa, Asia and Latin America (OSPAAAL.) Part in English.

Revista Zunzún - http://www.zunzun.cu/
Children’s magazine.

Revolución y Cultura - http://www.cubaliteraria.com/revistasculturales/
Quarterly literary magazine.

Sierra Maestra - http://www.sierramaestra.cu/
Newspaper from Sierra Maestra province.

*Somos Jóvenes - http://www.somosjovenes.cu/
Teen magazine. A few articles in English.

Temas - http://www.temas.cult.cu/
A magazine about critical thought and ideas, problems of cultural and social contemporary thought in Cuba and in the world.

*Trabajadores Digital - http://www.trabajadores.cubaweb.cu/index_english.htm
Online labor newspaper. Small segment in English, majority in Spanish.

Tribuna de la Habana - http://www.tribuna.islagrande.cu/
Newspaper from Havana.

*U.S. Terrorism in the Americas (Terrorismo 'Made in USA' en las Américas) - http://www.terrorfileonline.org/en/index.php/Main_Page
This online encyclopedia includes 800 articles "containing the essentials on the multifaceted and reactionary violence promoted, supported and carried out by both the U.S. government and its servants in Latin America." It includes information on terrorists, former dictators, videos, and interviews about topics such as the Condor Plan, School of the Americas, and a chronology of terrorists acts in Latin America since 1947. It also includes links to 56 publications from 14 countries. Available in both English and Spanish. Searchable.

Union of Cuban Journalists (Union de Periodistas de Cuba) - http://www.cubaperiodistas.cu/
Includes their by-laws and code of ethics as well as the variety of specialists found within journalism. Lists prizes awarded within journalism in Cuba dating back to 1990.

*Vanguardia - http://vanguardia.co.cu/
Newspaper from Villa Clara province. Parts in English.

Venceremos - http://www.venceremos.cubaweb.cu/
Official party organ from the Communist Party in Guantánamo.

Victoria. Municipio Isla de la Juventud - http://www.victoria.islagrande.cu/
Newspaper from the Isle of Youth.

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MEDICINE

"Camilo Cienfuegos" International Retinitis Pigmentosa Center (Centro Internacional de Retinosis Pigmentaria " Camilo Cienfuegos") - http://www.sld.cu/instituciones/retinosis/
An opthalmic center specializing in the dianosis of occular diseases and especially in the treatment of Reginitis pigmentosa.

AMECA-CMA Caribbean Medical Association (Asociación Médica del Caribe) - http://www.ameca.cu/

Center for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (CIGB-Centro de Ingeniería Genética y Biotecnología) - http://www.cigb.edu.cu/

Center for the Development of Computing in Public Health (CEDISAP: Centro de Desarrollo Informático para la Salud Pública) - http://www.sld.cu/instituciones/cedisap/

Center for National Control of the Quality of Medicines (CECMED) (Centro para el Control Estatal de la Calidad de los Medicamentos) - http://www.cecmed.sld.cu/Mision.htm

Center for Health and Protection from Radiation (El Centro de Protección e Higiene de las Radiaciones (CPHR)) - http://www.cphr.edu.cu/

*"Cira García" Central Clinic(Clínica Central Cira García) - http://www.cirag.cu/
A medical clinic for foreigners. Available in English.

*Cuban Medical Genetics (SIGEMEC) (Genética Médica de Cuba) - http://www.infomed.sld.cu/webs/geneti/
Also available in English.

Finlay Institute (Instituto Finlay) - http://www.finlay.sld.cu/
Vaccine research and production.

Health Statistics of Cuba (Estadisticas de Salud de Cuba) - http://www.dne.sld.cu/
Includes data from 1995 to 2002 including mortality and morbidity.

Infomed, Cuban Health Network (Infomed Red Telemática de Salud en Cuba) - http://www.infomed.sld.cu
Dedicated to offering current national and international medical information.

*Institute of Hematology and Immunology (IHI) (Instituto de Hematología e Inmunología (IHI)) - http://www.ihi.sld.cu/
Also available in English.

International Center for Neurological Restoration (Centro Internacional de Restauración Neurológic) - http://www.ciren.cu/

National Center for Health Promotion and Education (CNPES) (Centro Nacional de Promoción y Educación para la Salud) - http://www.cnpes.sld.cu/

National Center for Sex Education (CENESEX. Centro Nacional de Educacion Sexual) - http://www.cenesex.sld.cu/

National Control Center for Medical Teams ( CCEEM) (Centro de Control Estatal de Equipos Médicos (CCEEM)) - http://www.sld.cu/instituciones/cceem/

National Coordinating Center for Clinical Trials (CENCEC, Centro Nacional Coordinador de Ensayos Clínicos) - http://www.cencec.sld.cu/

National Institute of Endocrinology (INEN) (Instituto de Endocrinología) - http://www.sld.cu/webs/endoc/

National Institute of Hygiene, Epidemiology, and Microbiology (Instituto Nacional de Higiene, Epidemiología y Microbiología) - http://www.inhem.sld.cu/

*"Pedro Kourí" Institute of Tropical Medicine (Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Pedro Kouri") - http://www.ipk.sld.cu/
Also available in English.

*Placential Cell Therapy Center (Centro de Histoterapia Placentaria) - http://www.histoterapia-placentaria.cu
Research and production institution dedicated to medications, cosmetics, diagnostics, and nutrients derived from human placenta. Also available in English.

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POLITICS & GOVERNMENT

Chamber of Commerce of Cuba (Cámara de Comercio de la Republica de Cuba) - http://www.camaracuba.cubaweb.cu
Subtitled ‘Entrepreneur Portal of Cuba’.

Communist Party of Cuba (Partido Comunista de Cuba) - http://www.pcc.cu/
Includes history, structure and organization, documents, and more.

Crisis of October 1962 (La Crisis de Octubre: una visión política 40 años después) - http://www.ain.cubaweb.cu/crisisoctubre/principal.htm

Cuba Timeline (Cuba Enfemérides) - http://efemerides.cuba.cu

Cuba vs. Blockade (Cuba vs. Bloqueo) - http://www.cubavsbloqueo.cu
Includes a chronology, impact, legislation and more. Searchable.

*Cuba: Web site of the Government of the Republic of Cuba - http://www.cubagob.cu
Information about the government, foreign affairs and the country's economic and social development. Also includes national symbols, history, information about the provinces and towns, as well as related links. Also available in English.

Cuban Constitution (Constitución de la Republica de cuba) - http://www.cuba.cu/gobierno/cuba.htm

*Cuban Constitution (Constitución de la Republica de cuba) - http://www.parlamentocubano.cu/espanol/const.ingles
In English. (best viewed in Explorer or Safari).

Cuban Institute of Friendship with the People (Instituto Cubano de Amistad con los Pueblos) - www.icap.cu
A Cuban organization designed to develop and promote solidarity and friendship with peoples around the world. Available in Spanish.

*Customs General of the Republic (AduaCuba: La Aduana Cubana) -http://www.aduana.co.cu/
Customs information. Also available in English.

Fishing and the Merchant Marine (El Portal de la Pesca)- http://www.cubamar.cu

Institute of Civil Aeronautics of Cuba (IACC) (Instituto de Aeronáutica Civil de Cuba) -http://www.cubagob.cu/des_eco/iacc/home.htm

Ministry of Computing and Communications (Ministerio de la informático y comunicaciones) - http://www.cubagob.cu/des_eco/mic/default.html

Ministry of Culture (Ministerio de Cultura) - http://www.ministerio.cult.cu/main.html

Ministry of Education (Ministerio de Educación) - http://www.cubagob.cu/des_soc/mined/mined.htm

Ministry of Finances and Prices (Ministerio de Finanzas y Precios) - http://www.mfp.cu/
(Viewed best in Explorer or Safari.)

Ministry of Foreign Commerce (El Ministerio del Comercio Exterior ) - http://www.mincex.cu/

*Ministry of Foreign Relations (MINREX) (Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores) - htp://www.cubaminrex.cu/
Also available in English.

Ministry of Higher Education (Ministerio de Educación Superior) - http://www.mes.edu.cu
Has statistics, history, and information about the country's symbols. Also includes links and information for each provincial institution of higher learning as well as listings of the various fields of study.

Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) (Ministerio de Salud Pública de Cuba) - http://www.dne.sld.cu/minsap/

Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment (CITMA) (Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología y Medio Ambiente) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/citma/

Ministry of the Food Industry (El Ministerio de la Industria Alimenticia) - http://www.cubagob.cu/des_eco/minal/

Ministry of Transportation (Ministerior del Transporte) - http://www.cubagob.cu/des_eco/mitrans/

National Assembly (Asamblea Nacional del Poder Popular de la República de Cuba) - http://www.parlamentocubano.cu/
Laws, regulations, and the constitution are available.

National Defense (Defensa Nacional) - http://www.cubagob.cu/otras_info/minfar/

Official Gazette (Gaceta Official) - http://www.gacetaoficial.cu/
Published by the Ministry of Justice.

*Speeches of the Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz (Discursos e intervenciones del Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro Ruz, Presidente del Consejo de Estado de la República de Cuba) - http://www.cuba.cu/gobierno/discursos/
From 2004 to 1998. Some translated into multiple languages which may include English, French, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, German, and Arabic.

*U.S. Terrorism in the Americas (Terrorismo 'Made in USA' en las Américas) - http://www.terrorfileonline.org/en/index.php/Main_Page
This online encyclopedia includes 800 articles "containing the essentials on the multifaceted and reactionary violence promoted, supported and carried out by both the U.S. government and its servants in Latin America." It includes information on terrorists, former dictators, videos, and interviews about topics such as the Condor Plan, School of the Americas, and a chronology of terrorists acts in Latin America since 1947. It also includes links to 56 publications from 14 countries. Available in both English and Spanish. Searchable.

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PORTALS

26, Santiago de Cuba - http://www.santiago.cu/

Caonao, Camagüey Portal - http://www.cmw.inf.cu/

*Cubarte: The Cuban Culture Portal - http://www.cubarte.cult.cu/
Also available in English and French.

Cuba Portal - http://www.cuba.cu/
Learn about Cuba. There is information about Cuban authors and books, online courses, recipes, publications, and more. Additionally, there are many links to many cultural subjects.

*CubaTravel: The Cuban Portal of Tourism - http://www.cubatravel.cu/
Also available in English.

Cuban Health Portal (Portal del Salud) - http://www.sld.cu/ayuda/ayuadir.htm
Has list of hospitals, clinics, and other health institutions.

Cuban Philosophy and Thought Portal (Portal de filosofía y pensamiento Cubanos) - http://www.filosofia.cu/
Contains the full text of some of José Martí’s works, classic Cuban thought from the 19th and 20th centuries, Ernesto Che Guevara’s writings, historic documents, the writings of Marx, Engels, Lenin, and other Marxist philosophers, contemporary philosophers, and more. There are also related publications and organizations.

*Cubaweb, Cuban Portal - http://www.cubaweb.cu/
Also available in English.

Fishing and the Merchant Marine (Portal de la Pesca) - http://www.cubamar.cu 

Holguín Portal- http://www.holguin.cu/

InfoCom: Cuban Public Messaging Network - http://www.infocom.etecsa.cu/
A directory of Cuban web sites from an Internet provider.

Infomed, Health Network in Cuba (Portal del Salud) - http://www.infomed.sld.cu/
Medical and health portal for health professionals. Searchable.

Islagrande, Cuban Portal - http://www.islagrande.cu/

Las Tunas Portal - http://www.ciget.lastunas.cu/

Matanzas Portal - http://www.atenas.inf.cu/

Portal Gerona, Isla de la Juventud - http://www.gerona.inf.cu/

Santiago de Cuba - http://www.santiagoencuba.com/

The Science Portal in Cuba (IDICT) (Instituto de Información Científica y Tecnológica de la República de Cuba) - http://www.idict.cu/
Portal from IDICT, Scientific and Technological Institute.

Transporte: Transportation portal for the Republic of Cuba - http://www.transporte.cu/

The Villaclareno - http://www.santiago.cu/
Portal for Villa Clara.

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SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Agency of the Environment (AMA) (Agencia de Medio Ambiente) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/citma/AMA/index.html

ANIR Science and Technology in the Capitol (ANIR Ciudad de la Habana) - http://www.anirch.islagrande.cu/
A science and technology magazine from Havana.

Appropriate Technology for Water Treatment (SANITEC) (SANITEC,Centro de Tecnología Apropiada en Sanemiento) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/sanitec/

Center for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (CIGB-Centro de Ingeniería Genética y Biotecnología) - http://www.cigb.edu.cu/

Center for Environmental Inspection and Control (Centro de Inspección y Control Ambiental (CICA)) - http://www.cica.cu/

Center for Molecular Immunology (Centro de Inmunología Molecular) - http://www.cim.sld.cu/

Center for Ozone Research (Centro de Investigaciones del Ozono) - http://www.cubasolidarity.net/infomed/www.ozono.cubaweb.cu/default.htm

Center for Technological Applications and Nuclear Development (CEADEN) (Centro de Aplicaciones Tecnológicas y Desarrollo Nuclear) - http://www.ceaden.cu

CubAgua: National Institute of Hydraulic Resources (CubAgua: Instituto Nacional de Recursos Hidráulicos de Cuba) - http://www.hidro.cu/
Hydraulic resources.

Cuban Office of Industrial Property (OCPI, Oficina Cubana de la Propiedad Industrial) - http://www.ocpi.cu/

Cuban Regulations Online (Las Normas Cubanas Online)- http://www.nconline.cubaindustria.cu
Fee-based online service to receive Cuban regulations.

Sol Cuba - http://www.cubasolar.cu/proyectos/saludfotov.html
Solar energy initiaive in Cuba

Cubatécnica - http://www.cubatecnica.cu/
An agency that provides technical assistance abroad.

*Cybernetic, Mathematic, and Physics Institute (ICIMAF) (El Instituto de Cibernética, Matemática y Física (ICIMAF)) - http://www.icmf.inf.cu/
A research institute on theories and applications in the fields of cybernetics, mathematics, and physics. Also available in English.

Group for Educational Scientifc Interchange (ICE) (El Grupo de Intercambio Científico Educacional (ICE) - http://www.cuba.cu/educacion/me/

IDICT: Scientific and Technology Information Institute (IDICT-Instituto de Información Científica y Tecnológica de la República de Cuba) - http://www.idict.cu/

Information, Management and Environmental Education Center (CIGEA) (Centro de Información, Gestión y Educación Ambiental (CIGEA)) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/CIGEA/

Institute for Geophysics and Astronomy (El Instituto de Geof'ísica y Astronomía) - http://www.iga.cu/

Institute of Ecology and Systems (Instituto de Ecología y Sistemática) - http://www.ecosis.cu/

International Center for Neurological Restoration (Centro Internacional de Restauración Neurológica)- http://www.ciren.ws/

Las Terrazas Tourist Complex (Las Terrazos Complejo Turistico)- http://www.lasterrazas.cu/
An experiment in reforestation and sustainable development.

National Botanic Garden of Cuba (Jardín Botánico Nacional de Cuba) - http://www.uh.cu/centros/jbn/

Natural History Museum of Cuba (Museo Nacional de Historia Natural) - http://www.cnpc.cult.cu/cnpc/museos/museo%20histnatural/index_ma.htm
Includes information about plants and animals, geology, fossils, and more.

Oceanography Institute (Instituto Oceanología) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/citma/ama/oceanologia/Default.html

Ozone Technical Office (Oficina Técnica del Ozono) - http://www.capadeozono.cu/

Placential Cell Therapy Center (Centro de Histoterapia Placentaria) - http://www.histoterapia-placentaria.cu
Research and production institution dedicated to medications, cosmetics, diagnostics, and nutrients derived from human placenta.

Plant Biotechnology Institute (Instituto de Biotecnología de Las Plantas) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/ibp/

Poultry Resarch Institute (Instituto de Investigaciones Avícolas) - http://www.iia.cu/

Solar Network (Red Solar) - http://www.cubasolar.cu/
Renewable energy resources, energy efficiency, and respect for the environment.

*Science Academy of Cuba (Academia de Ciencias de Cuba) - http://www.cuba.cu/ciencia/acc/
Also available in English.

Vegetable Health Institute (Instituto de Investigaciones de Sanidad Vegetal) - http://www.inisav.cu/

The Weather in Cuba (El Tiempo, Instituto de Meteorología) - http://www.met.inf.cu
From the Meteorological Institute.

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SPORTS

Cubadeportes S.A. - http://www.inder.co.cu/indernet/instituciones/cubadeportes/inicial.htm
Has the exclusive rights for product commercialization of Cuban sports.

Latin American Chess Institute (Instituto Latinoamericano de Ajedrez) - http://www.cuba.cu/ajedrez/isla.html

*Javier Sotomayor - http://www.granma.cu/sotomayor/index.html
Web page for high jumper Javier Sotomayor. Also available in French.

National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (I.N.D.E.R.) (Instituto Cubano de Deportes, Educación Física y Recreación) - http://www.inder.co.cu/indernet/init/index.asp
Responsible for physical culture and sports.

*Varadero Golf Club, Mansión Xanadú - http://www.varaderogolfclub.com/en/home.htm
Golf club at Varadedro. Available in English.

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TRAVEL & TOURISM

*Asistur - http://www.asistur.cu/
Also in available in English.

Cocoweb: Cuban Tourist Directory (Cocoweb: Directorio Turuistico de Cuba) - http://www.dtcuba.com/esp/cocoweb/default.asp
FAQs about travel to Cuba.

*Cubacar - http://www.cubacar.info/englisch
Car rental agency. Also available in German.

*Cubamar Trips (Cubamar Viajes) - http://www.cubamarviajes.cu/
Specializing in trips revolving around nature, adventure, traveling with children, and sociocultural interchange. Also available in English.

*Cubanacan Travel Agency (Cubancan Servicios Turísitcos) - http://www.cubanacan.cu/
Has a table of distances between cities. Also available in English, French, German. Italian, and Russian.

*CubaTravel: The Cuban Portal of Tourism (Cubatravel El Portal del Turismo en Cuba) - http://www.cubatravel.cu/
Also available in English.

*Hotel Group Gran Caribe (Gran Caribe Grupo Hotelero) - http://www.gran-caribe.com/
Also available in English.

*Horizontes Hotels (Hoteles Horizontes) - http://www.horizontes.cu
Also available in English.

International Health Center, La Pradera (El Centro Internacional de Salud La Pradera) - http://www.cuba.cu/PRADERA/
Spa and convention center.

Las Terrazas, Tourist Complex Las Terrazas Complejo Turistico) - http://www.lasterrazas.cu/
An experiment in sustainable development.

Nautical Centers in Cuba (Náutica de Cuba) - http://www.nautica.cubasi.cu

Panatrans - http://www.cuba.cu/turismo/panatrans/
Car rental agency, taxis, and old cars

*Paradiso: Cultural Tourism (Paradiso: Turismo Cultural) - http://www.paradiso.soycubano.com/ofertasi.asp
Also available in English.

*Sol Meliá, Cuba http://www.solmeliacuba.com/
Hotel chain. Also available in English, French, and German.

*Transturtaxi - http://www.transturtaxionline.cu/
Online taxi agency. Also available in English.

*Travelnet - http://www.travelnet.cu/
Also available in English and Italian.

*Ver Cuba: Tourist Directory of Cuba (Ver Cuba: Directorio Turistico de Cuba) - http://www.dtcuba.com/esp/default.asp
Has a collection of maps including a nautical one, information about destinations, attractions, events, and a wide variety of travel information. Also available in English.

Viazul - http://www.viazul.cu/
Bus transportation.

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