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A city of eastern Cuba north-northwest of Santiago de Cuba. It is a commercial and transportation center.


(Spanish ɔlˈɣin)
(Placename) a city in NE Cuba, in Holguín province: trading centre. Pop: 278 000 (2005 est)



a city in NE Cuba. 242,085.
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EXPO-HOLGUIN is an integrating scientific event held annually in the eastern Cuban province that this year has as its theme "Science, Technology and Innovation: key pillars in the economic and social development of Holguin by 2030" and is dedicated to the birthdays of three important Cuban figures: Jos Mart Prez, Ernesto Che Guevara and Rosa Elena Simen Negrn.
According to a statement issued by the External Affairs Ministry, Sushma Swaraj and Holguin held discussions on a wide-range of issues of shared common interest to further expand and strengthen bilateral relations".
The incident took place at the popular Guardalavaca Beach in the eastern province of Holguin.
The Thomas Cook jet with the end of its left wing missing before take off for Holguin was pictured after returning to Manchester.
The United States Bartenders' Guild (USBG) in February announced that Darnell Holguin (above, left) and Ryan Wainwright (right) as the two winners for the 2017 USBG Legacy Cocktail Showcase.
Maria Angela Holguin reminded reporters in Bogota that the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia had said before Sunday's referendum that they would not renegotiate the deal, signed September 26 after nearly four years of talks.
Sheila and Raymond, from Frankley, had flown out to the beach resort of Holguin in Cuba on June 6 for Sheila's birthday.
American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL) has commended the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) for awarding it the right to operate scheduled service between Miami and five cities in Cuba -- Camaguey, Cienfuegos, Holguin, Santa Clara and Varadero, the company said.
Francis, the first Latin American pope, made the comments to tens of thousands of fans and faithful in the sweltering eastern city of Holguin before arriving in the afternoon to rain in Santiago.
HAVANA (CyHAN)- Pope Francis travels Monday to Holguin in eastern Cuba, a cradle of Catholic faith on the island and also the home region of communist leaders Fidel and Raul Castro.
Having lost to Joe Holguin in a grueling tiebreaker, Trejo faced the unbeaten Rubin in the final match of the event.
It said the deal was signed by Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil and his Colombian counterpart Maria Angela Holguin in Bogota Thursday.