Cuba (Portuguese pronunciation:[ˈkuβɐ]) is a town and municipality in the District of Beja in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 4,878, in an area of 172.09km².
It is historically known in Portugal as being the birthplace of Christopher Columbus. (In: Mascarenhas Barreto "Colombo Português: Provas Documentais"), and a statue honouring him can be seen on the city centre.
The current mayor (since 2013) is João Português. The municipal holiday is Monday after Easter.
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):
HAVANA, Cuba, (AFP) – Cuban on Tuesday protested against the presence of a US nuclear-powered submarine last week at the American naval base in Guantanamo Bay on the island's east coast ... Cuba's complaint follows a ... Cuba has also raised eyebrows over recent interactions with China.
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A street scene in Cuba (YouTube screen capture via The FloridaPhoenix) ...Lara said he became concerned along with his parents that the United States might end up in a war with Cuba and Russia ... “In Cuba, there was a lot of interaction between whites and blacks and no one thought anything about it.
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Taxi in Trinidad, Cuba... Economic Sanctions on Cuba ... Cuba still, today, by virtue of its presence on that list, runs into commercial or financial organizations that refuse to interact with Cuban companies out of fear of reprisals from the United States.
His boxing career in Cuba spans several decades, transitioning from boxer to coach ... A chance encounter with a Chinese boxing coach at a competition in Cuba led Armando to China ... "Cuba possesses a rich boxing culture and history, and I aim to bring Cuban boxing techniques to China," stated Armando ... A coach builds China-Cuba bond with boxing.
“Since the visit to Russia of the President of Cuba (Miguel Diaz-Canel in November 2022 – note “RG”), a new stage in the development of our relations has begun ... “Cuba is also changing, there are a lot of new ideas, a lot of new rules of interaction between the state and business.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, (CMC) – Cuba on Wednesday reaffirmed ... “The Caricom-Cuba Triennial Summit process has been an effective mechanism for our leaders’ political interactions and for advancing cooperation initiatives to increase our self-reliance for the well-being of our people.”.