All about Cuba

By Edition On Friday, September 21st, 2018

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...

By Edition On Friday, September 14th, 2018

Trump renews economic embargo against Cuba

HAVANA - The Trading with the Enemy Act, one of the legal bases of the embargo imposed by the United States against Cuba was extended on Monday by US President Donald Trump through a memorandum sent to the Secretaries More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 16th, 2018

For Cuba’s transnational families, a little internet goes a long way

HAVANA - Gathered around a tablet at a public outdoor Wi-Fi hotspot in Cuba’s capital city, Havana, a family of six takes turns in front of the screen. They each talk quickly, fearing the call might cut out. “Brother,” More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Cuba’s travel industry takes 6 percent dip

HAVANA - According to a Cuban tourism expert there was a drop in Cuba’s tourism this year because of the travel restrictions imposed by the U.S. President Donald Trump and hurricanes. So far, the country received More...

By Edition On Monday, August 13th, 2018

US Coast Guard repatriates 60 migrants to Cuba and Dominican Republic

MIAMI - The crew of the US Coast Guard Cutter William Trump repatriated 17 migrants on Monday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, while the Cutter Joseph Tezanos crew repatriated 41 Dominican migrants and two Haitian migrants More...

By Edition On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Cuban economy grows 1.1 percent in first half of 2018

HAVANA - The Cuban gross domestic product grew 1.1 percent at the end of the first half of this year, when the county faced shortages in hard currency, said President Miguel Diaz-Canel. In a speech in the National More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Sunrise Airways renews its fleet and continues offering great service to its passengers

WILLEMSTAD - There is no stopping this airline. The Haitian airline Sunrise Airways is truly working hard to offer more destinations and better service to its passengers. Recently the airline initiated the route More...

By Edition On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Fewer Americans consider traveling to Cuba this year

RICHMOND - Two years after the easing of travel restrictions to Cuba for Americans, an annual survey by leading travel insurance provider Allianz Global Assistance reveals that fewer people are interested in taking More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Cuba publishes new rules for self-employment

HAVANA - The Cuban government has published new rules relating to self-employment in the communist island, which was allowed in 2011 after being frozen for several years and now provides employment to almost 600,000 More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Caribbean businesses invited to explore opportunities in Cuba

KINGSTON - Businesses in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean are being encouraged to explore opportunities for trade and investment with Cuba. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for Cuba, Rogelio Sierra Diaz, said More...