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Zunilda Mata, Havana, 22 January 2018 — Cuba is intending to buy Peru’s surplus potatoes, if and when they meet the the phytosanitary requirements for export. Peru’s Minister of Agriculture, José Arista, reported on the efforts made by the Cuban embassy in Lima during a meeting with local producers last Wednesday, which was reported in the newspaper La República on … Continue reading "Cuba Looks to Peru to Solve Potato Shortage" Continue reading
Juan Juan Almeida, 12 January 2018 — The Cuban Government is preparing a new blow to restrict the rights conceded to non-agricultural cooperatives of production (CNAs), specifically those devoted to the construction sector. According to information obtained by Martí News, the Executive Committee of the Council of Ministers is developing a set of new judicial … Continue reading "Cuban Government Plans Blow Against Management of Non-Agricultural Cooperatives / Juan Juan Almeida" Continue reading
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 19 January 2018 — Every night during the ’90s there were knocking sounds from the abandoned hotel San Carlos, which borders the market in the historic center of Cienfuegos where Joaquín Rodríguez worked as custodian. There were hardly any vestiges left of the navy blue of the façade and fragments of the cornices … Continue reading "From a Public Urinal to a Luxury Hotel, The San Carlos is Reborn in Cienfuegos" Continue reading
… ’s Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that … foreign policy — encouraging change in Cuba’s single-party, centrally planned system … their own Cuban vacations without fear of government penalties. Since Cuba largely … of Havana, said more than 541,000 cruise ship passengers visited CubaContinue reading
Ed. Note: This article talks about Cuba’s two currencies, the Cuban peso and the Cuban convertible peso, and the potential ‘unification’ of the two currencies. The Cuban peso is also called “national money” and by the acronym “CUP.” The Cuban convertible peso (“CUC”) only came into use in 1994. It is not convertible outside the … Continue reading "The Dollar Strengthens In Cuba In Anticipation Of Currency Unification / Iván García" Continue reading
Trinidad is one of the Cuban cities which is most visited … award was received by the Cuban minister of the industry, Manuel … that event, reported Gustavo Machín, Cuban Ambassador to Spain, in his … top business management organizations Viajes Cuba and Cubasol. Inaugurated this Wednesday … Continue reading
… ;s Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that … their own Cuban vacations without fear of government penalties. Since Cuba largely … Cuban entrepreneurs say. The situation was worsened by Hurricane Irma striking Cuba … of Havana, said more than 541,000 cruise ship passengers visited CubaContinue reading
… ’s Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that … foreign policy — encouraging change in Cuba’s single-party, centrally planned system … their own Cuban vacations without fear of government penalties. Since Cuba largely … of Havana, said more than 541,000 cruise ship passengers visited CubaContinue reading
… ’s Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that … foreign policy — encouraging change in Cuba’s single-party, centrally planned system … their own Cuban vacations without fear of government penalties. Since Cuba largely … of Havana, said more than 541,000 cruise ship passengers visited CubaContinue reading
Cuban minister of the industry, Manuel Marrero, who is heading the Cuban delegation to the gathering, reported  Cuban Ambassador to … Fair is attended by a Cuban delegation made up of executives … Viajes Cuba and Cubasol are also participating. According to the Cuban Ministry … Continue reading
Madrid, January 17 (RHC)-- Cuba is participating in the 38th … market. Other members of the Cuban delegation include executives from the … , as well as representatives from Cuba's Health Services Company … . According to the Cuban Tourism Ministry, arrivals in Cuba of Spanish visitors … Continue reading
… capital Havana. The United States prohibits tourism travel by Americans to Cuba … the Cuban economy illegally. Knowing the history of America and Cuba and … Jay-Z and Beyoncé saunter around Havana so casually? Jay-Z is a … policy that causes millions of Cubans to suffer economically from the … Continue reading
Electrical power was quickly restored after Hurricane Irma’s scrape along Cuba’s northern coast, much of the flood damage in Havana was cleaned up within weeks, and tourism facilities opened in … Click to Continue » Continue reading
14ymedio, Maite Rico, Madrid, 13 January 2018 — Madrid’s Zarzuela racecourse, with its spectacular grandstands and challenging cantilevered decks, is notable in the annals of architecture. As is Havana’s Focsa building, that “open book” of 39 floors, inspired by Le Corbusier, that dialogues with the bay and Malecon in Cuba’s capital city. Behind these two emblematic … Continue reading "Martín Domínguez Architect of Havana’s Focsa Building, Erased by Francoism and Castroism" Continue reading
14ymedio, Havana, 8 January 2018 — Heavy rains and coastal flooding in recent days in Baracoa have caused the collapse of two homes and the isolation of several towns in the province of Guantánamo, as confirmed to 14ymedio by residents of the area. “As of Thursday it has been raining torrentially and there are strong … Continue reading "Heavy Rains Cause Floods and Building Collapses in Baracoa" Continue reading
Havana, Jan 7 (IANS) US tourism to Cuba grew nearly threefold in … 217.4-per cent increase, and Cubans residing in America, which grew … re-impose travel restrictions. Tourism is Cuba’s second-biggest source of foreign revenue. Total international tourism to Cuba exceeded 4.7 million people … Continue reading
Juan Juan Almeida, 5 January 2018 — The Cuban government plans to implement as soon as possible a group of measures aimed at reducing the number of health workers who work as non-physicians and desert from missions abroad. According to information obtained by Martí Noticias, the authorities of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) issued a … Continue reading "Cuba Will Reduce Health Workers Abroad to Avoid Desertions / Juan Juan Almeida" Continue reading
Ivan Garcia, 2 January 2018 — When the old Soviet-era truck was parked in front of a pharmacy in Havana’s La Víbora neighborhood, a line of more than thirty people soon formed to acquire some of the medicines unloaded. Nearby, at the entrance of a produce market, dozens of retirees and housewives waited to buy tomatoes. In the … Continue reading "Cuba 2017: Waiting for a Miracle / Iván García" Continue reading
14ymedio, Mario J. Pentón, Miami, 23 December 2017 — Several Cuban economists consulted by 14ymedio consider the growth of 1.6% in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) announced on Thursday by Cuban Economy Minister Ricardo Cabrisas before the National Assembly, meeting in Havana, unlikely. Cabrisas offered a series of growth figures including numbers for construction (+ 2.8%), tourism (+ … Continue reading "Cuban Government Happy Talk About the Economy is Not Convincing" Continue reading
… 68,180 units. About Cuba Ventures Corp.: Cuba Ventures Corp. is a … $3.5 billion per year Cuban travel and tourism industry. Travelucion … as Cuban culture, history, music, celebrities, sports, medical treatments and more. Cuba … for foreign enterprises who receive Cuban bank payment instruments will enable … Continue reading
The “world’s oldest profession” meets one of the newest trends in tourism. Discover a trend that combines a trip to the dentist with an unexpected twist. NEW YORK, NY, USA, December 30, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- It was Rudyard Kipling who … Continue reading
The “world’s oldest profession” meets one of the newest trends in tourism. Discover a trend that combines a trip to the dentist with an unexpected twist. NEW YORK, NY, USA, December 30, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- It was Rudyard Kipling who … Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Dec 29 (acn) Cuba was recommended by the German … great attraction for nature lovers. Havana is highlighted by its heritage … the US, Malawi, Malta, Wales, Cuba, Russia, New Orleans, Chile, Sierra … Continue reading
… ) Havana, December 29 (RHC)-- By the end of November, Cuba had … the world. Cuban Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero said the Cuban tourism office … nation choosing Cuba as their tourist destination. The figure, the Cuban official … the world who chose the Cuban destination. Edited by Jorge Ruiz … Continue reading
… includes a short stopover in Havana, before returning back to the … Cuba in June this year, with a route between Paris and Havana … Paris to Havana on Fridays and also to Santiago de Cuba. French … , according to data from the Cuban Tourism Ministry. Edited by Jorge … Continue reading
14ymedio, Havana, 22 December 2017 — Spaniards show a higher level of dissatisfaction with regards to the services offered by Cuban hotels, according to a survey published on the Hosteltur website. The assessment made by these visitors “does not reach the minimum required in general, highlighting especially the poor rating of three-star hotels, and an … Continue reading "Cuban Hotels Offer Terrible Service According To Spanish Tourists" Continue reading
… call in Cuba. Are we allowed to go to Cuba on this … the "support for the Cuban people" designation in scores … want tourism to benefit the Cuban military, and the State Department … the tourist money known as Cuban convertible pesos, or CUCs. The … Continue reading
14ymedio, Ricardo Fernández, Camaguey, 20 December 2017 — Ciudad Perdida (Lost City) lives up to its name by being in an out-of-the-way spot 40 kilometers from the town of Vertientes, in Camagüey. The small settlement of houses with a palm leaf roofs has its greatest treasure in the surrounding beehives, but this year the production of the honeybees … Continue reading "Cuban State Pays $560 a Ton for Honey and Sells it in Europe for $14,000" Continue reading
… balcony decorated with Cuban and US flags in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo … interested solely in culture in Havana, in particular Afro-Cuban art. He … Cuba for traditional “sun and beach” tourism. They came to understand CubanCuba for traditional “sun and beach” tourism. They came to understand CubanContinue reading
20% more visitors arrived in Cuba this year, but numbers for September, November and December are down Continue reading
… tourism sectors, basically Ricardo Cabrisas, Cuban minister of Economy and Planning (MEP), reported that the Cuban economy grew slightly in 2017 … 50 year-long US blockade on Cuba. The growth was the result … Standing commission, meeting at the Havana Conventions Center. He said that … Continue reading
… of Harrison Jacobs Traveling to Cuba is different from vacationing in … your tourism dollars to actual Cubans, rather than the Communist Party … legal businesses, though reports say Cubans rented out rooms under the … Marti International Airport to downtown Havana: 20-30 CUC - Taxi between … Continue reading
Ivan Garcia, 15 December 2017 — In the papers, it appeared that El Encanto state pizzeria, in Havana’s La Vibora neighborhood half an hour by car from downtown Havana, sold around a dozen daily products: lasagna, cannelloni, five versions of spaghetti and pizzas, beer, entrepanes (sandwiches), guava, crab and empanadas, among other offers. But the reality … Continue reading "Cuba: The Black Market Never Sleeps / Iván García" Continue reading
Videos published on a new channel focused on travel and tourism around Ireland-North and South has seen over 650,000 views on YouTube since its February launch. BELFAST, ANTRIM, UNITED KINGDOM, December 15, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Publishing … Continue reading
… call in Cuba. Are we allowed to go to Cuba on this … must provide “support for the Cuban people.” It couldn’t involve … meets the “support for the Cuban people” designation in scores of … want tourism to benefit the Cuban military, and the State Department … Continue reading
… working capital purposes. About Cuba Ventures Corp.: Cuba Ventures Corp. is a … 3.5 billion per year Cuban travel and tourism industry. Travelucion … as Cuban culture, history, music, celebrities, sports, medical treatments and more. Cuba … for foreign enterprises who receive Cuban bank payment instruments will enable … Continue reading
… market, the USD $750 Million Cuban private sector and Caribbean tourism … $3.5 billion per year Cuban travel and tourism industry. Travelucion … as Cuban culture, history, music, celebrities, sports, medical treatments and more. Cuba … for foreign enterprises who receive Cuban bank payment instruments will enable … Continue reading
… market, the USD $750 Million Cuban private sector and Caribbean tourism … $3.5 billion per year Cuban travel and tourism industry. Travelucion … as Cuban culture, history, music, celebrities, sports, medical treatments and more. Cuba … for foreign enterprises who receive Cuban bank payment instruments will enable … Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Dec 5 (acn) With a … , sub-delegate of Tourism in that Cuban central territory, the 16 hotels … leading countries sending tourists to Cuba are Canada, UK, Russia and … Continue reading
… agreements is forthcoming. About Cuba Ventures Corp.: Cuba Ventures Corp. is a … $3.5 billion per year Cuban travel and tourism industry. Travelucion … as Cuban culture, history, music, celebrities, sports, medical treatments and more. Cuba … for foreign enterprises who receive Cuban bank payment instruments will enable … Continue reading
14ymedio, 28 November 2017 — The sugar harvest began last Sunday with the start-up of the sugar mill Boris Luis Santa Coloma in Cuba’s Mayabeque province. According to the state monopoly Azcuba, the drought that lasted 18 months and the subsequent scourge of Hurricane Irma have had negative effects and will limit production to around 1.5 million … Continue reading "Cuba’s Sugar Harvest Begins Affected by Drought and Hurricane Irma / 14yMedio" Continue reading
Havana, November 30 (RHC)-- Cuba has welcome the record number … of the travel agency Viajes Cuba José Manuel Bisbé said that … than 240 000 travelers visited Cuba from the United States, despite … Continue reading
… meeting in Havana as part of its foray into Cuban tourism. Due to the boom of tourism in Cuba, CLIA organized at the Parque Central Hotel in Havana the … mutually beneficial. Spokespeople said that Cuba seeks to implement a large … Continue reading
… the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association, the Havana meeting included global cruise line … the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association, the Cuban Ministries of Tourism and Transportation … and healthy environment, have made Cuba an important and attractive place … Continue reading
HAVANA (Reuters) - The first of Cuba’s 53 sugar mills has … media outlets in some of Cuba’s 13 sugar-producing provinces suggests … plans are rarely met in Cuba. Western Matanzas province announced its … tourism, tobacco, nickel and pharmaceuticals. Cuba consumes between 600,000 and … Continue reading