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The tour of the Obiang Nguema-Amilcar Cabral Foundation begins in Bioko
This artistic and cultural tour, sponsored by the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral (FONMAC) Foundation, to publicize their work, brings together artists such as the National Ceiba Ballet, Piruchi Apo, Pili La Peligrosa and Tito Bolabote.

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27 August 2014
Malabo II, a showcase of contemporary architecture
In addition to having become the vital center of national and international companies and institutions, the new area of Equatorial Guinea's capital can claim to be a huge gallery of the most striking contemporary architecture. There are numerous projects that remain open in the unstoppable development in our city.

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23 August 2014
Lucas Nguema Escalada designs for the First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA
The young Equatorial Guinean designer of international renown was the author of the clothes worn by Hasifa Kivumbi, who won the title of First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA 2014.

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21 August 2014
Zhao Hongsheng says farewell to the Equatorial Guinean students
On Wednesday night, August 6, the Chinese Embassy in Malabo said farewell to the new students who will soon leave the country to study in different universities in the Asian giant. Ambassador Zhao Hongsheng advised the students to seize this opportunity to pursue their studies and get to know the development experienced by the People's Republic of China.

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11 August 2014
Equatorial Guinea in the spotlight of the tourism sector
The Secretary of State for Culture and Tourism, Jose Antonio Esono Abeso Mequina, received on the morning of Tuesday, August 5, at his office in the ministry headquarters Pedro Duarte Meira, the head of the company that promotes tourism of the Lusophone area.

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06 August 2014
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo: the home of national culture
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo is the cultural home of our country. During the visit to its installations, www.guineaecuatorialpress.com spoke with the general coordinator, Emiliana Afubu Nseng Ondo, who informed us about their activities and functioning.

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29 July 2014
Rachel Epam: An innovative vision of ethnic art
After the success of her exhibits in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and at the African Union Summit, the work of this self-taught artist has surprised all who have seen it. "My creations are the result of longing for my country," she tells us in her meeting with www.guineaecuatorialpress.com.

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26 July 2014
Donation for fashion
The director of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center for French Expression of Bata (CCGEFB), Laureano Owono Mba, representing the Minister of State for Culture and Tourism, provided a significant donation to the designer Mito to promote his fashion collection.

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15 July 2014
Coordination meeting in the Guinean Center for French Expression
The director of the Guinean Cultural Center of French Expression (CCGEF), Laureano Owono Mba, held this Tuesday, July 8, a coordination meeting with the staff of the cultural institution, in one of the rooms of its headquarters in Bata.

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10 July 2014
Magno Suites Awarded as the best tapas establishment in Malabo
As the culmination of the Spanish Food week in Malabo, the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain organized a Tapas Route in four hotels in the Equatorial Guinean capital. In the end, Magno Suites was the winner of this delicious offer.

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08 July 2014
Spanish Food Week in Central Africa
The meeting room of the Hotel Sofitel Sipopo in Malabo has become these days the focus of Spanish gastronomy for Central Africa, with a tempting display of products. The event was organized by the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain in Malabo. Gregorio Boho Camo, President of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, was one of many Equatorial Guineans who visited the exhibition.

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11 June 2014
New bookmobiles for the Continental Region
The new bookmobiles will visit the towns and villages of Rio Muni, to present and provide books to book lovers.

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04 June 2014
Cultural Diversity Week in Bata
The Deputy Director General of Culture and Tourism for the Continental Region, Aurelio Martin Obiang Nchama, led and participated in this week dedicated to cultural diversity, held on the Bata Seafront, between May 28 and 31.

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03 June 2014
Malabo, capital of flavors
During the week of June 8 to 14 the first Week of Spanish Food in Central Africa will take place in Malabo. It will be attended by the prestigious cook, a Michelin star, Xosé Torres Cannas, who will give a workshop on Spanish cuisine at the Hotel Sofitel Le Golf Sipopo.

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31 May 2014
The Vice President of FONMAC meets with some artists
Rufino Ndong Esono Nchama, in his capacity as Vice President of the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral Foundation (FONMAC) met on Monday, May 12, with the artists that will accompany the international exhibitions on political and socio-cultural journey of these two eminent African personalities during the tour that will start soon.

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14 May 2014
The UNGE commemorates World Book Day
On April 25, the campus of the School of Medical Sciences of the city of Bata was the venue of a series of activities to commemorate World Book and Copyright Day.

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30 April 2014
Shows in the Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo
Music, films and entertainment is what the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) is offering the public of Malabo in the upcoming days of April 9 to 11. In addition to experiencing the great performance of the French-Congolese singer Na Biso in his regional tour, performances of young Equatoguinean singers can also be enjoyed.

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09 April 2014
New scholarship students in Russia
The Secretary-General of the PDGE, Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, led the selection process for the new students traveling to the country, thanks to grants collected through the party, the UNGE and the Russian Government.

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07 April 2014
The Francophonie Week was celebrated in Bata
In the last week of March the 44th Anniversary of the International Francophone Day was held, commemorated every March 20. On this occasion, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center for French Expression of the continental capital prepared very special activities for it.

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03 April 2014
Inspection visits of Delegate Minister of Culture
The Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba, visited on Friday, March 28, the works of the new Presidential Library and Museum of Mongomo. She also inspected the Vocational School of Hospitality, Tourism, Arts and Trades of this city.

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31 March 2014
Activities of the French Cultural Center in Malabo
Art, music and theater: this is the interesting choice of leisure and culture offered by the ICEF of Malabo this weekend.

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29 March 2014
Francophonie Week in Malabo
The Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo organized several activities to commemorate this cultural week, which began on March 15 and will run until March 22.

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18 March 2014
The Minister of Culture in the international press
The Delegate Minister of the Department of Culture and Tourism in Equatorial Guinea is gradually becoming an international celebrity sought out by various international media not only for directing the country's affairs in culture and tourism, but also for her activities as a writer, model and editor in the fashion world.

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22 February 2014
Cuba's Ambassador with Minister of Culture
Pedro Doña Santana was received by the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba Obono, to study common issues of cooperation.

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07 February 2014
Rachel Epam presents her work in Malabo
The Equatorial Guinean artist presented on January 27 in the Equatorial Cultural Center a collection of pictures depicting the activities of African women in different fields.

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30 January 2014
Chinese Spring Festival
This weekend, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center has hosted the Chinese Spring Festival, inaugurated by the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy, and the Chinese Ambassador, Zhao Hongsheng.

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28 January 2014
The Prime Minister with Equatorial Guinean academics of the Spanish Language Academy
The Equatorial Guinean academics of the Spanish Language Academy, Agustin Nze Nfumu and Federico Edjo Ovono, presented to Vicente Ehate Tomi the memorandum of the creation of the Spanish Language Academy in Equatorial Guinea, approved by the President of the Republic.

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25 January 2014
Activities of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center
Since Monday, January 20, in Malabo, the cultural center exhibits the works of the painter Masamba, who will submit his best work for two weeks.

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24 January 2014
A group of artists of Tianjin will perform in Malabo
On the occasion of the Chinese Spring Festival, a group of artists from Tianjin (China) will perform in Malabo between January 23 and 26.

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22 January 2014
Christmas carol competition
The Equatoguinean Cultural Center and the Spanish Cultural Center organized on December 11 to 14 a Christmas Carol Competition, in which participated various choirs from different churches and some schools.

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16 December 2013
Photographic exhibit of the Chinese Embassy
Under the title "Beautiful China", this photographic exhibit was presented at the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo, on the afternoon of Monday, December 2.

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04 December 2013
Press conference of the International Hip-Hop Festival Malabo
Yesterday, November 27, began the seventh edition of the festival with a press conference and a meeting of the rappers in the Hotel Sofitel Sipopo Le Golf.

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29 November 2013
Wake for Fifi La Mirey
Fans of national music are dismayed over the death of the singer Fifi La Mirey, which took place last November 16, at the Bata Regional Hospital due to heart failure.

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25 November 2013
Meeting of the Secretary-General of MAO
Anacleto Olo Mibuy, President of Research, Science and Technology Council of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Friends of Obiang Movement (MAO), received on Wednesday, November 20 the representative of that institution in the Republic of Cameroon, Clemente Mossa Mondjeli.

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23 November 2013
The 7th Malabo International Hip Hop Festival begins
On November 27 began the new edition of this festival, each time more settled in the music scene of Malabo. During these days, Equatorial Guinean hip hop artists such as Jamin, Metrico and Negro Bey share the stage with international artists. The three centers of Malabo -Spanish, French and Equatorial Guinean- came together to celebrate the most popular festival of the year.

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23 November 2013
Fifi La Mirey has passed away
On November 16, the singer Fifi La Mirey, one of the most popular artists in the country, passed away after a long illness.

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21 November 2013
The culture of Equatorial Guinea, in the heart of London
In the early evening of Monday, November 4, in the British capital opened the first Cultural Week of Equatorial Guinea, with the presence of the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy, who was accompanied by the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in the UK, Mari Cruz Evuna Andeme.

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06 November 2013
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Week begins in London
The Department of Culture and Tourism of Equatorial Guinea, along with the Equatoguinean Embassy in London, United Kingdom, has organized a series of events that will permit making known the best of the Equatorial Guinean culture in the most cosmopolitan capital of Europe. The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Week is inaugurated today, November 4, at 19:00 hours.

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04 November 2013
Cuban Culture Day
On October 23, the Embassy of the Caribbean country celebrated this memorable date with a Cultural Gala which was attended by a large audience and numerous personalities.

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29 October 2013
Cultural tourist route through Malabo
As the closing of a seminar on cultural and company management, the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) proposes a cultural tourist route to visit some of the most important buildings of the city.

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26 October 2013
We visit the legendary Michael Jackson exhibition, unique in the world
Malabo has become, at last and after many difficulties, the only city in the world where one can see the fantastic full collection of personal artifacts of the great music star.

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16 October 2013
A CICTE delegation attends the Annual Meeting of WIPO
The delegation that attended the Annual Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva from September 23 to October 3, was headed by the Chairman of the Council of Research, Science and Technology of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), Anacleto Olo Mibuy.

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12 October 2013
Literary contest on the 45th Anniversary of Independence
On Tuesday, October 8, the literary contest, organized by the Ministry of Education and Science, took place at the Pilar Buepoyo Integrated Center on the occasion of the 45th Anniversary of the Independence of Equatorial Guinea.

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09 October 2013
Equatorial Guinea at the Cervantes Institute in Rabat
Our country will show, from September 30 to October 4, all its cultural wealth and diversity in the Moroccan capital, where it has programmed exhibitions, concerts, dance performances and lectures to make itself known.

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01 October 2013
Commemoration dinner of Tourism Day
Guillermina Mekuy, Delegate Minister of the Culture and Tourism Department, chaired the dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Malabo that gathered the representatives of the companies of the sector.

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30 September 2013
The Fourth Edition of Fashion Week is dazzling in Sipopo
Once again Malabo became one of the international capitals of fashion with the fourth edition of the most important fashion show of designers from our country, and which was also attended by the international top model Rebecca Ayoko.

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30 September 2013
"Lampara" will participate in the African Film Festival of Cordoba
The short film "Lampara" by director Ruben Monsuy, awarded the CEIBA award, will represent Equatorial Guinean film at the 10th African Film Festival of Cordoba-FCAT.

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28 September 2013
The singer Nelida Karr, in the Decouvertes New Artist contest
The young singer, who is currently one of the best international voices of Equatorial Guinean music, aspires to this important award sponsored by French institutions. It is the listeners themselves who decide the winner, so it is possible to support Nelida by voting on this page: http://www.prixdecouvertes.com/en/vote.

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27 September 2013
The Song Festival already has winners
El Suave, Annobones and Maximiliano have won the Song Festival 2013, organized by the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) and the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG).

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27 September 2013
Message from the Minister of Culture and Tourism in view of the celebration of Miss Tourism World
Guillermina Mekuy, Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism issued a message of welcome to the candidates of the sixty countries that will participate in Miss World Tourism, whose final will be held in upcoming days in Malabo between September 27 and October 12.

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26 September 2013
4th Edition of Malabo International Fashion Week
"Rainbow, diversity and color" is the theme of the fourth edition of the Malabo International Fashion Week, organized by the magazine Ewaiso, which this year has established itself as a special tribute to Nelson Mandela, describing him as the father of African fashion.

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25 September 2013
Start the Malabo Song Festival
Last Thursday began this festival at the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM), with the presentation of the fifteen selected participants and the great concert of the artists Desmali, Betty Akna and Nelida Karr. In this project the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG) and the CCEM will come together once again for the training and promoting of Equatorial Guinean artists.

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07 September 2013
"Reliquia" is the new album by Negro Bey
The Equatorial Guinean rapper, residing in Madrid, presents his new sixteen-track album, which is a mix of Fang, his native language, and Spanish, which he speaks rapping.

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14 August 2013
Concert in Rebola
The sound and lighting equipment donated by the firm Marathon was inaugurated in this musical event.

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27 July 2013
Patron saint festivities in Cogo
The population of the city of Cogo has held this weekend the festivities for its patron saint, Our Lady of Carmel (July 16), with the attendance of several guests from the Republic of Gabon, the city of Añisok, Cabo San Juan, Corisco, Mbini, and the inhabitants of this town, which is in the province of Litoral.

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22 July 2013
New space for music and humor in Asonga Radio
The programming of the station has inaugurated this weekend a space where music and laughter are the main course of its new menu.

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02 July 2013
Ceiba Awards for audiovisual production
The short film "Lampara", directed by Malabo director Ruben Monsuy, was the winner of Ceiba Awards, endowed with 500,000 CFA francs, for best national audiovisual production. "El destino de Juana y Luisa" by Eulogio Bang, won the Audience Award, worth 200,000 CFA francs.

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27 June 2013
On Friday, a great music festival
The three cultural centers in Malabo are preparing for June 21 and 22 a big show of music, life and Bantu mythology to celebrate the great interdisciplinary music festival 2013, organized by actor, choreographer and percussionist Gorsy Edu.

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20 June 2013
Launch of Nelida Karr's new album
The new album of Equatorial Guinean singer Nelida Karr will be presented on Saturday, June 15, at the Cultural Center French Expression in Malabo.

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15 June 2013
An angel on television
The singer Angel Custodio has been, for some weeks now, the host of the new TVGE program "Tengo un sueño" ("I have a dream"). A new and interesting space of a social nature that shows us the lives of some people with disabilities, and reminds us of something that none of us should forget: that a disability does not make anyone unable.

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12 June 2013
Celebration of the Cultural Revolution Day
The event took place at the home of late sculptor Leandro Mbomio, as homage to his work in the field of culture, science and technology, both outside and inside the country.

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08 June 2013
New edition of the FECIGE
The Spanish Cultural Centers in Equatorial Guinea (Malabo and Bata) and the Motion Picture Association of Equatorial Guinea (ACIGE), in collaboration with various local and international institutions such as Casa Africa, UNICEF and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Equatorial Guinea, announced the 2nd South-South Itinerant Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE), the annual event of the audiovisual sector in the country.

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03 June 2013
The elderly, the stars of the theater of Malabo
Next weekend our elders will speak on the stage of Malabo's theater in the play "Dale Recuerdos", which will premiere on Saturday at the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) and Sunday at the Guinean Cultural Center. A play, starring elders of all ethnicities, which offers a show based on the message of experience, culture and wisdom. You can't miss it.

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28 May 2013
Tribute to Leandro Mbomio
The Embassy of Spain in Equatorial Guinea is preparing a special tribute to the great Equatorial Guinean Hispanist and Africanist sculptor. The event will take place on June 7 at the diplomatic offices.

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28 May 2013
Tour of the singer Anfibio throughout Africa
The Equatorial Guinean singer, popularly known as Anfibio, is touring several African countries to promote Equatorial Guinean music.

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24 May 2013
“En Clave de Vida” (In the Key of Life): A documentary about animal conservation in Equatorial Guinea
The young director Antonio Grunfeld Rius is the author of this interesting audiovisual work that shows, in the field, the problem of the disappearance of unique animal species in Equatorial Guinea. The documentary, currently projected at numerous schools in the country, can also be seen on the internet.

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08 May 2013
The singer Betty Akna talks about her new album
She is one of the best artists on the Equatorial Guinean music scene, who just surprised us all with the presentation of her new album, "Lembo La Mbôka Ame", in which she debuts as composer of most of the songs.

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07 May 2013
The 2013 Book Fair concludes
After several days of exhibits, the stands at the fair, whose main venue was the campus of the National University of Equatorial Guinea (UNGE), closed their doors after significant participation of exhibitors and visitors.

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27 April 2013
World Book Day is held in Malabo
The National Library, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and the UNGE joined forces to commemorate this day with several events: a Book Fair, which will run until next Friday, conferences and the message of the Director-General of Books.

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25 April 2013
Celebration of World Book Day in Malabo
The Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) has begun the acts of this celebration that will culminate next week.

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18 April 2013
Short Story Contest "World Book Day"
On the occasion of this celebration on April 23, the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata announces its 1st Short Story Contest "World Book Day".

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13 April 2013
The President of CICTE receives the sculptor Ghuty Mamae
The President of the Council of Scientific and Technological Research of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), Anacleto Olo Mibuy, met on Wednesday with the artist to address the creation of a National School of Fine Arts.

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05 April 2013
Second edition of Eco Carnival
The French Cultural Center of Malabo is organizing the second edition of Malabo Eco Carnival, with the theme of water and biodiversity as the protagonists.

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04 April 2013
World Theater Day in the CCEM
The Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) celebrates this day with a month of national and international performances and parallel activities, such as a theater workshop and a conference on the bridges between Latin American and Equatorial Guinea drama.

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26 March 2013
Pocho Guimaraes Exhibit at the CCEM
The exhibit "Modulations" is an interesting review of the work of the timeless Equatorial Guinean artist, which opened on the anniversary of the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) and can be seen until later this month.

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16 March 2013
Los Soldados del Triste Hogar, winners of the Easy Music Bata Festival 2013
The rap group from Bata won on Saturday, March 2, in the final of the Easy Music Festival, a contest that the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata (CCEB) launched on September to boost the career of young singers or bands in the city.



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08 March 2013
Tenth anniversary of the CCEM
On February 15, the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) will be ten years old, and to celebrate, they have prepared a series of special events.

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08 February 2013
The Bonko Creole dance entertains in Malabo parties
During the celebration of past Christmas holidays, the traditional Bonko dance was one of the main amusements for citizens of Malabo of all ages.

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12 January 2013
The National Library now has a Book Club
The main objective of the club is to promote reading. The presentation ceremony of the association was presided over by the Delegate Minister of the Department of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba.

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10 January 2013
Presentations of the Mogue Agency
On Wednesday, December 19, at the Club House of the Hotel Sofitel Malabo Sipopo Le Golf the launching took place of the magazine and the website of the agency.

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31 December 2012
11th Christmas Carol Contest
The group "Las Semillitas" from the Ekuku neighborhood, in the children's category and "Las Kisiritas" of Nfefe-Esala, in the adults, have renewed their title and for the second consecutive year, by obtaining the first prize in the contest organized annually by the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata.

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28 December 2012
La Casa Tomada: new space for books and culture in Malabo
La Casa Tomada is the new bookstore in Malabo, created as a space designed for and by culture. Here one can buy almost any book and even have a small snack.

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22 December 2012
Musical Instrument Exhibition in the CCE
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo hosts these days the exhibit of musical instruments from the collection of Isabela de Aranzadi. The exhibit offers a selection of interesting musical objects used for centuries in the traditional music of our country.

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22 December 2012
Success of the 6th edition of the International Hip Hop Festival of Malabo
The sixth edition of the festival, held from November 14 to 18 in Malabo, confirmed that this platform for interdisciplinary and international meetings is becoming increasingly important.

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29 November 2012
Change of dates for the 1st International Brisas del Mar Jazz Festival in Sipopo
The jazz festival, which was scheduled to be held on the beach of Sipopo on November 24 and 30 and on December 1, will finally be held in February or March 2013.

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27 November 2012
Farewell ceremony for the sculptor Leandro Mbomio Nsue
The funeral in honor of the international artist and sculptor, who died on November 12, began on Saturday in Malabo with the arrival of the President of the Republic and the First Lady of the nation to the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center, where the coffin with the body of the deceased was lying in state.

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19 November 2012
The mortal remains of Leandro Mbomio Nsue will be buried in his hometown
The mortal remains of the great sculptor will be buried in the Continental Region, specifically in his hometown of Ayantangan Nsomo, on Sunday, November 18.

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16 November 2012
The Ambassador of Spain expressed his condolences over the death of Leandro Mbomio Nsue
In an audience with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Agapito Mba Mokuy, the Ambassador of Spain, Manuel Gomez-Acebo, has conveyed to the Government of Equatorial Guinea his country's sentiment of condolences over the death of the great sculptor. For the same reason, the Embassy also sent a message to the President, which we attach to this news article.

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16 November 2012
Jazz arrives in Equatorial Guinea
Concha Buika and other greats of contemporary music will perform at the 1st International Jazz Festival of Brisas del Mar, to be held in Sipopo from November 24 to December 1.

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16 November 2012
The great sculptor Leandro Mbomio Nsue dies
The most international and prestigious figure of Equatorial Guinean art has died after a long illness.

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13 November 2012
Publication presentation
The Collective of Equatorial Guinean Students of Valencia organizes, on November 15, the presentation of the work Fañg N'Ntúmu Anthropological Names, by Edu Makuy Lorenzo.

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09 November 2012
6th International Hip Hop Festival of Malabo
During November 14 to 18, the 6th International Hip Hop Festival will take place in Malabo, organized by the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo, the ICEF French Institute and, for the first time, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center. Artists such as Frank T, S. Petit Nico, Black Bey, Yuma and AdjoGuening will join the best Malabo rappers in this edition.

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07 November 2012
Theater Festival at the French Institute of Malabo
From October 22 to 27, the French Institute of Malabo organized the third edition of the Festival "Los golpes de teatro en Malabo", in partnership with the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo and the Culture Center of Rebola.

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06 November 2012
The Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo promotes theater in schools
Their Performing Arts Department seeks to bring the world of theater to the public in general and children in particular.

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03 November 2012
Lyrical singing concert at the Spanish Cultural Center of Bata
On Friday afternoon, October 26, the center's auditorium witnessed the performance of Luis Alberto Llaneza, musicologist of the University of Oviedo (Spain) and pianist Eduardo Frias. Both musicians are conducting a tour in Equatorial Guinea and have also performed in the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo.

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30 October 2012
Lyrical singing comes to Equatorial Guinea
Lyrical singing is a musical style that is not very known in Equatorial Guinea. In order for Equatorial Guineans to discover it, the Spanish cultural centers in Malabo and Bata have scheduled a series of concerts around the country.

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25 October 2012
The Seas of Equatorial Guinea
The Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo has published the book "Los mares de Guinea Ecuatorial: nueva prosa y poesía africana" [The Seas of Equatorial Guinea: New African Prose and Poetry], which collects texts of the winners of the "October 12" Literary Contest.

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19 October 2012
Great success of Julio Iglesias in Malabo
The singer declared his surprise at seeing the reality and the current development of Equatorial Guinea, so different from the picture shown in many international media.

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10 October 2012
Julio Iglesias sings in Malabo
The internationally renowned Spanish singer performs for the first time in Africa and our country has been chosen for his continental debut.

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09 October 2012
The First Lady will support an international fashion parade
During a meeting with young designers, Constancia Mangue de Obiang has stated the importance of women feel beautiful at any age.

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08 October 2012
Celebration of Fang Culture Week
The Spanish Cultural Center in Bata held the Fang Culture Week from September 19 to 22, with a series of activities to promote and raise awareness on the richness of the cultural manifestations of the Fang ethnic group.

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19 September 2012
Exhibition at the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center
The Republic of North Korea has organized an exhibition of photographs and paintings in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center to celebrate its independence.

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11 September 2012
Julio Iglesias will perform in Malabo
The capital's population awaits with emotion the performance of the great Spanish singer, announced through thousands of posters that fill the city. The big date is October 8.

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06 September 2012
An international feature film is shot in Equatorial Guinea
The film "Where The Road Runs Out" is produced by the Dutch Film Firenze, directed by Rudolf Buitendach ("Dark Hearts") and starring actor Isaach De Bankole Ivorian ("Casino Royale", "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly").

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30 August 2012

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Tour of the Secretary General of the CPDS· On Thursday, August 28, the Secretary General of the Convergence for Social Democracy (CPDS), Andres Esono Ondo, on his tour throughout the country, reached Bata, capital of LitoralMessage for the President from Jose Mario Vaz· Basiro Dja, Deputy Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau, was received by H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, to whom he delivered a message from his President, H.E. Jose Mario Vaz.Plenary session of the City Hall of Malabo· The municipal council of the country's capital met on Thursday, August 28, in a plenary session to discuss various issues.Information round of Ecobank· This international banking entity is making a tour of the various ministries to publicize some of its services and products.Farewell of the Commercial Counsellor of Spain· The Commercial Counselor of the Economic and Commercial Office of the Embassy of Spain in Equatorial Guinea, Christian Garma, has completed his mission in our country, and has therefore initiated a round of farewells of the leading authorities, including the President of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko.Seminar on the Launch of the Project of Fishery Resource Assessment· This workshop, which takes place from August 27 to 29 at the headquarters of the Ministry of Fisheries and the Environment, in Malabo, will discuss numerous issues concerning the evaluation of fishery resources. During the working sessions, experts will discuss various projects designed to comply with the plan for Horizon 2020.Audience of Lucas Nguema Esono· On Tuesday, August 26, the Second Deputy Prime Minister for the Social Sector and Minister of Education, Lucas Nguema Esono Mbang, received in his office in Bata the delegation from the Multilingual School center, of Madeira, led by its president, Silvio Sousa Santos. This school, which specializes in teaching languages, will begin teaching Portuguese in some centers.Meeting of the President in La Paz of Bata· The Head of State has requested from State Health officials and the professionals of this center measures for its excellent operation.Seminar on Parliamentary Law in the Senate · This specialized course is taught, between August 25 and 29, to all the members of the Senate, in the Conference Room of Ngolo in Bata.Visit of the Minister of Education to the new School of Ntobo· Lucas Nguema Esono Mbang made an inspection visit on Monday, August 25, to the new education center of the town in the province of Centro Sur.The tour of the Obiang Nguema-Amilcar Cabral Foundation begins in Bioko· This artistic and cultural tour, sponsored by the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral (FONMAC) Foundation, to publicize their work, brings together artists such as the National Ceiba Ballet, Piruchi Apo, Pili La Peligrosa and Tito Bolabote.The winners of the UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize announced· The Director General of the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture, Irina Bokova, has announced the name of the winners of the International UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize for Research in Life Sciences for 2014. The Iranian Hossein Baharvand, for his research on stem cells; Andre Bationo, from Burkina Faso, for his work on subjects related to fertility of the soil, and the Instituto de Medicina Tropical von Humboldt (IMT), from the Universidad Cayetano Heredia, of Peru, are the winners this year. UNESCO has announced that the prizes will be presented in September in Sipopo (Malabo).Board of directors at the National Institute of Statistics· The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Institute of Statistics of Equatorial Guinea (INEGE), Jose Ela Oyana, assisted by the directors of the various departments of this institution, presided, on Thursday, August 21, over the meeting of the council in one of the halls of Congress Center of Ngolo.Equatorial Guinea on the Centenary of the First World War in Belgium· Carmelo Nvono Nca, Equatorial Guinean ambassador in Brussels, represented our country in the commemoration held in the city of Liege.Wide deployment of resources against Ebola· During the ceremony of delivery of material of the WHO to the Ministry of Health to combat the disease, the head of the department reported on the extensive equipment that the Government has bought for the prevention program, which includes special ambulances, thermographic chambers for airports, and eight ambulatory hospitals, among others.The Prime Minister receives Boho Camo· Gregorio Boho Camo, the recently named vice president of the chamber of commerce of the Confederation of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CE-CPLP), submitted to the Head of the Government the importance of this recognition for Equatorial Guinea.President Obiang attends the thanksgiving mass for his wife's birthday· The celebration took place on Saturday evening, August 23, at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception of Mongomo, and was officiated by the Bishop of the Diocese of Ebebiyin, Monsignor Juan Nsue Edjang.Seminar on Health in Bata· The Secretary of State for Hospital Coordination and Assistance, Maria del Carmen Andeme Ela, opened on Thursday, August 21, this training course of focal points to monitor acute flaccid paralysis and vaccine-preventable diseases. Indeed, the Secretary of State showed the progress of Public Healthcare in Equatorial Guinea during her participation in the World Economic Forum of Equatorial Guinea, held in Washington on August 8.The First Lady celebrates her birthday with groups of women entrepreneurs· The celebration began with a surprise visit from several groups of women entrepreneurs in the early hours of Saturday, August 23, at the residence of Constancia Mangue in Mongomo.Malabo II, a showcase of contemporary architecture· In addition to having become the vital center of national and international companies and institutions, the new area of Equatorial Guinea's capital can claim to be a huge gallery of the most striking contemporary architecture. There are numerous projects that remain open in the unstoppable development in our city.Seminar on the fifth phase of the polio campaign· The Minister of Information, Press and Radio, Teobaldo Nchaso Matomba, inaugurated the training seminar aimed at agents of IEC-Advocacy Project for the National Vaccination Campaign against Polio.Activities of the PDGE in Akonibe· The Secretary General of the PDGE, Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, traveled to the town of the Magna Carta to organize activities and coordinate the festivities of the militancy and followers of the party in view of the arrival of H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and Constancia Mangue.Audience with the Minister of Defense of Gabon· The Head of State received Ernest Mpouho Epigat, who delivered him a message from his counterpart, the President of Gabon, H.E. Ali Bongo Ondimba.Visit of the presidential couple to the district of Akonibe· Taking the opportunity of their stay in the town, President Obiang and his wife visited the tombs of some illustrious personalities, and presided over the opening ceremony and laying of foundation stones of many new works.Celebrating the patron festivities of Akonibe· The inhabitants of the city of Akonibe, belonging to the province of Wele-Nzas, celebrated its patron saint, St. Pius X, on Thursday, August 21.Festivities at the Egyptian Embassy· The Egyptian Embassy in Malabo organized the commemoration of the 62nd anniversary of the political transition of the Arab Republic of Egypt.The Spirit of Malabo in its final stretch· Victor Mooney, who undertook the challenge of rowing across the Atlantic with the support of the President and the Government of Equatorial Guinea, to obtain funding in the fight against AIDS, has embarked on the last leg of his journey from the Virgin Islands to New York.Lucas Nguema Escalada designs for the First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA· The young Equatorial Guinean designer of international renown was the author of the clothes worn by Hasifa Kivumbi, who won the title of First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA 2014.Documentation Seminar· The headquarters of the Ministry of Public Service and Administrative Reform, in Malabo, hosts this course on the management of the documentation processed by this department.The Minister of Public Works inspects works in Akonibe· A delegation from the Ministry of Works and Infrastructures, headed by the Minister, Juan Nko Mbula, visited on August 18 the works that the Government carries out in the district of Akonibe.Government Statement· Following the alarm caused by the case of a patient whose symptoms led to the activation of the Ebola prevention protocol, the Government of Equatorial Guinea, through the Ministry of Information, Press and Radio, reports that the results of the analysis were negative. The Equatorial Guinean Government maintains a broad framework of measures for prevention of the disease.The Government meets in the Council of Ministers· The Head of State has presided over the meeting, held in Bata on August 19, in which, among other things, the proposals and the report of the preventive measures for the fight against the Ebola virus were examined.Inspection of works by the Prime Minister in Ebebiyin· The program of visits by the Prime Minister of the Government, Vicente Ehate Tomi, led him on Saturday, August 16, to the city of Ebebiyin, capital of the province of Kie-Ntem.A year at the Embassy of Spain· Purificacion Angue Ondo, the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea to the Kingdom of Spain, welcomes us into her office to express to us her glad feelings after the first year in the delegation, a very positive period, and where great moments were experienced. The ambassador also was object of numerous articles in the press, such as that which was just published in the magazine Yo Dona, in which the diplomat spoke of the advance of Equatoguinean women. Meeting regarding traditional medicine· The National Director of Traditional Pharmacies, Alberto Esimi Abeque, met in Bata with the heads of traditional pharmacies, to request prudence in their methods, and collaboration to report on the prevention of Ebola.The Equatorial Guinean embassy in Brussels visits its colony· Taking advantage of the summer season, officials of the Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in Belgium launched a tour to visit, one by one, all the Equatorial Guinean citizens residing in this European country.Donation of Constancia Mangue to ASONAMI· The First Lady of the Nation was in charge of the distribution of wheelchairs to the members of ASONAMI in the Province of Litoral.New magazine Horizonte 2020· On August 15, the launch of the first edition of the new magazine H2020 Desarrollo Económico y Social (Economic and Social Development) took place. The publication, issued quarterly, has the main objective of presenting the Horizon 2020 Plan at national and international levels, and disseminate the achievements and the tremendous development obtained by the Government and the People of Equatorial Guinea.Summer activities in Bata· The Secretary of State of Youth and Sports, Ruslan Obiang, presided over the delivery of the trophies of the 1st Summer Football Tournament, which was held in the capital of Litoral. This was one of the many activities organized on the occasion of the summer season, in the city of Bata.The Consulate of Gabon celebrates the festivity of its country's independence· The commemoration of August 17, the celebration of the independence of Gabon, was held at the Hotel Carmen of the city of Bata, with the presence of the General Consul of Gabon in Equatorial Guinea, Antoine Ekobo, and the Governor of Litoral, Amado Nguema.The President inspects the construction work of Mongomo· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo used his stay on the mainland to carry out inspection visits to several roads that are being built in the province of Wele-Nzas.The presidential couple participates in the celebration of independence of Congo Brazzaville· Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and the First Lady, Constancia Mangue de Obiang, stayed during August 14 and 15 in the Republic of Congo to participate in the commemoration of the 54th Anniversary of the Independence of the Central African country.Agapito Mba Mokuy meets with Joyce Winchell Namde· The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Agapito Mba Mokuy, received on August 14 the representative of the Ambassador of the United States of America and head of business, Joyce Winchell Namde, to address issues concerning the cooperation relations existing between her country and Equatorial Guinea.Closure of the Benjamin Zarandona Football Camp· On August 13, after three weeks, the Benjamin Zarandona Football Camp ended. The event was attended by the Regional Delegate of Youth and Sports, Ricardo Mbuña Eseca, the District Delegate of Youth and Sports, Santos Mariano Angoho, and Jose Martinez, representing the Martinez Hermanos Foundation.Celebration of the 32nd Anniversary of the Constitution· On the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of the Constitution of Equatorial Guinea, the Parliament has organized a series of activities, including a thanksgiving mass held on Friday, August 15, at the Cathedral of Bata.The Mayor of Bata visits the works of the Seafront Promenade · A delegation of the central City Hall of Bata, headed by its Mayor, Constantino Ekong Nsue, made an inspection visit on Wednesday, August 13, to the houses that are found in the expansion area of the construction works of the Seafront Promenade.The President speaks with the members of the Episcopal Conference and travels to Brazzaville· The audience with the members of the Episcopal Conference of Equatorial Guinea took place on August 14 in the city of Mongomo, the capital of the province of Wele-Nzas. Afterwards, the presidential couple travelled to the Republic of Congo, at the invitation of the President Denis Sassou-Nguesso.The Ministry of Health presides over a seminar on the prevention of Ebola· Diosdado Vicente Nsue Milang, Minister of Health and Social Welfare, presided over the work of the seminar on promoting awareness of Ebola, carried out in the city of Mongomo.Act to promote awareness on Ebola in the province of Litoral· The Secretary General of Health and Social Welfare, Luis Nguema Ona, presided on Thursday, August 14, over an informative meeting with the provincial authorities of Litoral, headed by the Governor, Amado Nguema Owono and the mayor, Constantino Ekong Nsue, among others. Gala ceremony of titles for the SEGESA Football League 2014· The restaurant Imagine in Malabo was the venue chosen, on August 14, for the awards ceremony of the titles of this league, of which the local team Sony Ela Nguema has been responsible.Akurenam Soccer Trophy 2014· The district trophy of Akurenam Ndong Meki, which is sponsored by the Delegate Minister of Finance for Taxes and Contributions, Eucario Bakale Angue, as a son of this municipality, is taking place between August 8 and 17.The Minister of Mines meets with Congresswoman, Marcia L. Fudge· Gabriel Mbega Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines, Industry and Energy, met with the congresswoman during their participation in the United States-Africa Summit and the Economic Forum that took place recently in Washington D.C.More news · Search Engine · Subscribe Subscribe