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El término “socialismo democrático” permite a la izquierda ignorar “la historia increíblemente destructiva del socialismo”, dijo el senador Continue reading
Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez Havana, June 11 (RHC) President Miguel … Diaz Canel said Tuesday that Cuba … . In that sense, the Cuban head of State recalled in … at a cost for the Cuban economy that in 2018 … Continue reading
… given that sanctions against Cuba to throttle its economy … South Florida with its significant “Cuban exile electorate” – an … trading with Cuba. Besides, heightened harshness against Cuba is also … wide-ranging sanctions against Cuba mainly because the island … Continue reading
… policy change on travel to Cuba and adjusted earnings per share … .S. cruise ship travel to Cuba has been banned by the … for future sailings. See Also: Cuba's Economy Is Doing … Continue reading
CUBA STANDARD — Following up on a warning in April, the Trump administration is choking much of U.S. travel to Cuba, including cruises, adding more challenges to an already troubled Cuban economy. In a press release, the Treasury Department announced it amended Cuban Assets Control Regulations (CACR), killing application-free people-to-people travel, the easiest and most popular category […] Continue reading
… the governments of Venezuela and Cuba. According to the veteran journalist … like that of Venezuela and Cuba to eradicate poverty and hardships … Continue reading
HAVANA – The Cuban government should turn a negative … Burton Act (US legislation targeting Cuba), there is also an … companies that their investments in Cuba are safe after President … these difficult moments,” Navarro said, Cuba ought to “pursue the opportunity … Continue reading
Potentially boosting Internet access from home and opening new business opportunities, Cuba lets private individuals and small business owners establish limited WiFi networks. Continue reading
… from bad to worse, Havana is blasting president Donald Trump … jitters about dealing with Cuba, has some economists predicting … private sector and investment.” Cuba has enacted some economic … more than 40 percent,” Cuban Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero revealed … Continue reading
Often lost in the media coverage surrounding Helms-Burton lawsuits is the fact that Cuba's first wave of nationalizations in the 1960s happened within a legal framework that still holds today. Continue reading

The fact

The historical unfeasibility of a centralised economy has been confirmed once again by the manifest incapacity of the Cuban model.

Soviet subsidies –65 billion dollars over 30 years, three times more than what Latin America received from the Alliance for Progress, and the millions lent by the Paris Club and other capitalist countries– all came to nought.

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Havana - The Cuban government announced Friday that it … Velázquez told the state-run Cuban News Agency the government … AFP Ration books in Cuba The Cuban economy crashed with the dissolution … single shopper can purchase. Every Cuban receives a ration book that … Continue reading
Cuba, FITCuba 2019, got underway Tuesday with a special ceremony at Havana … for the development of the Cuban economy, and that it has … the Historic Center of Old Havana. From May 7 through 11 … the 500th anniversary of the Cuban capital. Continue reading
Havana, May 7 (RHC)— The International Tourism Fair of Cuba, FITCuba 2019, got … for the development of the Cuban economy, and that it has … the 500th anniversary of the Cuban capital. Edited by Jorge Ruiz … Continue reading
Havana. The United States prohibits tourism travel by Americans to Cuba … the Cuban economy illegally. Knowing the history of America and Cuba … Z and Beyoncé saunter around Havana so casually? Jay-Z … that causes millions of Cubans to suffer economically from … Continue reading
… docks in Havana and in the southeastern Cuban city of … a 1996 sanctions law against Cuba that prohibited “trafficking” in … the Cuban economy have intensified along with accusations that Cuba is … normal cruise schedule to Cuba.” The Cruise Lines International … Continue reading
… .S. law cracking down on Cuba will be fully implemented on … Continue reading
… solidarity of the group towards Cubans. “I believe, he added, … that the Cuban people deserve it for the help that Cuba has … Cuba, Mocketzi said right away: “About the blockade against the Cuban … in Cuba. That blockade has done great damage to the Cuban economy … Continue reading
… -turn’ financial transactions to Cuban entities made through US banks … a significant deepening in Havana’s economic and political … economy. Speaking recently to Cuba’s National Assembly as … of the Soviet Union, Cuba could face additional economic challenges … Continue reading
… Josefina Vinal Havana, April 26(RHC)-- Cuba’s ambassador … business with Cuba. The senior Cuban diplomat reaffirmed Cuba’s stance … , aimed at suffocating the Cuban economy.   In 1992, … block Washington’s extraterritorial Cuban Assets Control Regulation (CACR … Continue reading
… new measures remains unclear, Cubans are particularly wary about … Maduro. But Laverty says ordinary Cubans, particularly the self-employed, … Cuba’s economy on the brink of collapse and forced Havana … do not inspire optimism. Cubans, however, are known above … Continue reading
… in which he praised the Cuban revolution led by Communist ruler … he said. 'All the Cuban people were going to rise … Castro. ‘No, of course, [the Cuban] economy is terrible,’ he told … Cuba for better dreams, to fulfill their aspirations. ‘So, no, the CubanContinue reading
HAVANA —  The Trump administration's crackdown on business with Cuba… companies whose partnerships with the Cuban government make use of … by the large number of Cubans who fled the island … the Cuban economy, saying they are meant to prevent Cuba from … Continue reading
Havana, April 22 (RHC)-- Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel has … United States has imposes on Cuba since 1962 with the … lawsuits for property nationalized in Cuba in the 1960s, remained suspended … effect on May 2nd.  Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel also … Continue reading
… property seized by Cuba seriously affect the Cuban economy and …  investors in Cuba. Sputnik: Speaking about the Cuban-American immigrant … second group is Cuban-Americans. Cuban-Americans are a … Cuban-Americans are a huge source of foreign exchange for CubaContinue reading
… travel to the island. Cuban government officials condemned the … for the Cuban economy.” Nonfamily travel to Cuba will be … Castros are presidents of Cuba, and Cubans are increasingly connecting to … in the Vedado neighborhood of Havana. She said she does … Continue reading
Have plans of traveling to Cuba? Listen up. On Wednesday, … , who studies the Cuban economy for the Havana Consulting Group, said … instance of travel restrictions to Cuba enforced by President Donald … added 26 properties to the Cuba Restricted List, in addition … Continue reading
Have plans of traveling to Cuba? Listen up. On Wednesday, … , who studies the Cuban economy for the Havana Consulting Group, said … instance of travel restrictions to Cuba enforced by President Donald … added 26 properties to the Cuba Restricted List, in addition … Continue reading
… in Cuba, but the shortages are so severe that ordinary Cubans … every other sector of the Cuban economy. Nickel production has … and even Russia, where Cubans fly in, fill suitcases with … of Cuba. Economist Omar Everleny Pérez said he estimated that CubansContinue reading
… in Cuba, but the shortages are so severe that ordinary Cubans … every other sector of the Cuban economy. Nickel production has … and even Russia, where Cubans fly in, fill suitcases with … of Cuba. Economist Omar Everleny Pérez said he estimated that CubansContinue reading
… studies the Cuban economy closely for his firm, the Havana Consulting Group … , said the cutback in remittances to Cuba would … cultural and university trips to Cuba. Cuban-Americans with property claims on … Continue reading
… main elements: Sanctioning some Cuban companies, allowing lawsuits … visits to Cuba, and slightly restricting Cuban American remittances to … the Cuban government's thinking. After all, CubaCuban actors that retain access to the global economy, HavanaContinue reading
… administration is tightening restrictions on Cuba with new sanctions and a … up commerce and relations with Cuba, may mean the end of … $57.75.  Related Links: Cuba's Economy Is Doing … Trump Restrictions On Business With Cubans: Possible Blow To President… Continue reading
… policy towards Cuba, which has justified the Cuban government in  … is certainly negatively affecting the Cuban economy, because Venezuela, after … against Cuba and in response to what it calls "Havana… that at least in part Havana's influence in … Continue reading
… necessity particularly difficult.” The Cuban economy has stagnated in recent … harder for cash-strapped Cuba to get credit from … financial institutions. Cuba’s Economy Minister Alejandro  … Trump administration has said Cuba is responsible for the … Continue reading


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By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel … credit from financial institutions. Cuba's Economy Minister … Trump administration has said Cuba is responsible for the survival … western diplomats and businessmen, Cuba has failed to pay … Continue reading
By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel … credit from financial institutions. Cuba's Economy Minister … Trump administration has said Cuba is responsible for the survival … western diplomats and businessmen, Cuba has failed to pay … Continue reading
… sanctions on trade between Cuba and Venezuela and forced … Havana could not procure. Díaz-Canel blamed Donald Trump. Since then, Cubans … the shortages. In reality, Cuba’s economic downturn, like … oil, and other resources. Cuba’s economy collapsed following the … Continue reading
… to target Maduros supporters in Havana who continue to enable … Venezuela and to holding the Cuban regime accountable for its … demise. The relationship between Cuba and Venezuela hinges on a … Venezuelan economy, delivering oil to Cuba on the vessel, Despina … Continue reading
The newsprint shortages which forced Cuba's Communist daily … . "For three years, Cuba has been trying to offset … keep the economy afloat." Cuba recently defaulted on a portion … the Cuban revolution Gustavo IZUS, AFP At the end of 2018, Havana had … Continue reading
HAVANA —  The Cuban government says a newsprint shortage … #39;' without providing details. Cuba has imported newsprint from China … the slow-moving diversification of Cuba's economy, with … Nonetheless, in many parts of Cuba, state-run stores stock goods … Continue reading
… Images Bay Area political events: Cuba, drinking water Upcoming political events … Bay Area. WEDNESDAY Cuba: A discussion of Cuban politics and the economy … Continue reading
… on Fidel Castro. The Cuban government estimates that U.S … . The good news for Cuban residents is that the measures … Cuban workers. From 2009 to 2013, the average monthly wage in Cuba … ongoing austerity measures weighed on Cuban growth numbers last year. One … Continue reading
Four events in the last 14 days illustrate how the region is being captured, probably irretrievably, by a new cold war that involves the United States, China, Russia and Europe Continue reading