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Havana Cuba
By Edition On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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Bioelectric plant to be built in Cuban province of Ciego de Avila

HAVANA - The foundation stone for the construction of a bioelectric plant in the central Cuban province of Ciego de Ávila, 423 kilometers from Havana, was laid last week. According to Invasor newspaper, the work More...

iapa
By Edition On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Lack of freedom of expression in Cuba criticised at human rights meeting

WASHINGTON - Miguel Henrique Otero, editor of the Caracas, Venezuela, newspaper El Nacional, represented the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) at a meeting on Wednesday before the Inter-American Commission More...

Spirit
By Edition On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Spirit Airlines to drop Cuban operations

MIAMI - South Florida-based Spirit Airlines announced that they would be pulling service to Cuba, joining fellow ultra-low cost carrier Frontier Airlines and regional carrier Silver Airways in leaving the island More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Venezuela president arrives in Cuba for ALBA meeting

HAVANA - Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro arrived in Cuba’s capital Havana shortly after 9 pm on Sunday night to participate in Monday’s meeting of Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples More...

Cuba
By Edition On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Cuba signs tourism cooperation agreement with Portugal

Last year, 4,035,577 tourists visited Cuba. HAVANA – Cuba and Portugal have signed a protocol of cooperation that stands to benefit tourism development in both countries. Cuba’s head of tourism Manuel Marrero More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 7th, 2017
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Local solutions to rebuild oldest Cuban city in Hurricane Matthew’s wake

BARACOA  – Clearings with fallen trees in the surrounding forests, houses still covered with tarpaulins and workers repairing the damage on the steep La Farola highway are lingering evidence of the impact of More...

frontier-airlines
By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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They’ve only just begun, but two airlines are already saying adios to Cuba

HAVANA – It appears to be a case of too many cooks spoiling the broth – at least for two US airlines which are dropping its planned routes because they say with so many other airlines adding flights to the Spanish-speaking More...

Havana Cuba
By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Labor Right and World Economic Crisis discussed in Jurists Forum

HAVANA - The 11th International Meeting of Labor Lawyers and Unions kicked off on Wednesday in Havana with debates centered on the world economic crisis and challenges of labor rights. The President of the Cuban More...

Cuba
By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Cuba seeks to revitalize Association of Caribbean States at upcoming meetings

HAVANA - Cuba is seeking to revitalize Association of Caribbean States (ACS) as ACS' First Cooperation Conference to be held on March 8, Cuba's foreign ministry announced on Tuesday. At a press conference, Carlos More...

Cuba
By Edition On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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China helps Cuba’s special economic zone fulfill potential

HAVANA - Giant Chinese-built cranes briskly unload shipping containers from cargo ships at Cuba's deep-water port of Mariel, a fledgling special economic zone the country hopes will drive development over the coming More...