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By Edition On Monday, November 12th, 2018
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US Coast Guard sends home more than 120 Haitians and Cubans intercepted at sea

FLORIDA - A total of 123 migrants – 37 Cubans and 86 from Haitians – were repatriated over the weekend after being caught in two separate boats off Cuba. Yesterday, 29 Cuban males and eight females were taken More...

Visas
By Edition On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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Curaçao eases visa requirements

WILLEMSTAD - The government of Curacao will ease its visa policy. Haitians, Cubans and Dominicans should be able to come to the island more easily. Due to the current strict policy, Curaçao is missing a lot on More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 29th, 2018
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Cuban women, vulnerable to climate change, in the forefront of the struggle

HAVANA -  When people ask marine biologist Angela Corvea why the symbol of her environmental project Acualina, which has transcended the borders of Cuba, is a little girl, she answers without hesitation: “Because More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Haiti struck by deadly earthquake

PORT AU PRINCE - At least ten people have been killed by an earthquake that struck off the north coast of Haiti at about 8:30 pm on Saturday night. The magnitude 5.9 quake was one of the strongest to hit the Caribbean More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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Cuban president meets with US agricultural leaders

NEW YORK - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Friday met with businessmen and leaders of various organizations in the US agricultural sector, organized by the US Agricultural Coalition for Cuba (USACC) and the More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Cuban President meets with U.S. travel companies, artists

NEW YORK - Down the stretch of his historic visit to the United States, Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met Friday morning with a prominent number of travel entrepreneurs and businesspeople in New York City, including More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Cuban lung cancer vaccine completes initial clinical trials in US

HAVANA - The Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (RPCCC) announced on Wednesday that the initial results of the first North American clinical study of the CIMAvax-EGF vaccine show that this immunotherapy developed More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 24th, 2018
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Havana goes in deluxe style with new fancy properties

HAVANA - Havana’s first-ever five-star-plus hotel has been operational for a whole year now. The Hotel Gran Manzana Kempinski is boasting good occupancy rates as it’s blessed with a privileged location right More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Cuba and Canada sign agreement on health tourism for the elderly

HAVANA - The Comercializadora de Servicios Médicos Cubanos (CSMC) SA and the Canadian tour operator COGIR, on Wednesday signed an agreement in Havana for the implementation of a program dedicated to the medical More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Travel: See the island of Cuba with Sunrise Airways

WILLEMSTAD, HAVANA - I love my island Curaçao but I also love to travel. Just as much as I promote my little island in the Caribbean, I also write about other places I have visited. During my travels, especially More...