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… socialist system. Maduro flew to Havana the following day to congratulate … that the Castro brothers led Cuba, Diaz-Canel’s wife, Lis Cuesta … old Soviet-style centrally planned economy, Cuban state media said. Some analysts … Trump administration does not see Cubans gaining greater freedoms under Diaz-Canel … Continue reading
Cuba’s president since 2008 when his famous brother Fidel, the Cuban … its embassy in Havana, was greeted enthusiastically by Cubans as it reopened … to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba. Moreover, Cuba currently has positive trade … Cuban-CARICOM relationship to strengthen.” Cuban-Americans don’t expect much change either. Former CubanContinue reading
… in Havana, and by enforcing restrictive travel and trade regulations against Cuba … in engaging with Cuban society. A landmark agreement between Cuba and the … before the Cuban government. And while the United States and Cuba currently … the invitation of Cuban authorities. While U.S. and Cuban authorities should … Continue reading
Cuban Americans have long believed this … efforts to normalize relations with Cuba, citing the country's … the new American Embassy in Havana has been reduced to 10 … strengthening, the trade embargo on Cuba and tightening American travel to … Continue reading
… Takeo Akiba said relations with Cuba constitute a priority for the … a meeting in Tokyo with Cuban ambassador Carlos Miguel Pereira, Akiba … of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro during his visit to Havana in … , trade and cooperation relations. The Cuban ambassador to Japan praised the … Continue reading
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in front of the metallurgic trade union in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil on April 7, 2018. Photo: Reuters Caracas, April 16 (RHC)-- Adolfo Perez Esquivel's campaign to nominate former Brazilian … Continue reading
The Cuban delegation upon arrival in Lima, … on Friday. (Photo: Agencia Andina).Cuba’s Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez … ’s Grand National Theater The Cuban delegation also includes Foreign Trade … Continue reading
Crypto for the Global Christian Community was underwritten by Christian Traders Inc. Tokens were offered at $1 each during Pre-Sale. Last Trade $4.00+ U.S.! CT Global Media (FD:CTG) PHOENIX, AZ, UNITED STATES, April 13, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ … Continue reading
Crypto for the Global Christian Community was underwritten by Christian Traders Inc. Tokens were offered at $1 each during Pre-Sale. Last Trade $4.00+ U.S.! CT Global Media (FD:CTG) PHOENIX, AZ, UNITED STATES, April 13, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ … Continue reading
Protesters marched in Rio de Janeiro in support of the Lula da Silva. Photo: Brasil de Fato Sao Paulo, April 12 (RHC)-- Demonstrators, including trade union and political party representatives, marched through Brazil's largest city Sao Paulo late … Continue reading
A protester punches a dummy depicting French President Emmanuel Macron in Nantes, France. Photo: Reuters Paris, April 11 (RHC)-- In France, General Confederation of Labor union officials said train workers are ready for a “marathon” of strikes and … Continue reading
IntelliBoard amplía los servicios de asociación en América Latina SANTIAGO, CHILE, April 10, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- IntelliBoard, el principal proveedor de informes y análisis para Moodle™ LMS e Integrador Premium de Moodle, se asoció … Continue reading
Washington, April 6 (RHC) -- US President Donald Trump has instructed officials to consider a further $100 billion in tariffs against China, in an escalation of a tense trade stand-off. These would be in addition to the $50 billion worth of US tariffs … Continue reading
Cuban Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment minister, Rodrigo Malmierca. File Photo Havana, April 6 (RHC)-- The Cuban Minister of Foreign … , Rodrigo Malmierca, has called on Cuban entrepreneurs to identify real possibilities … the Chamber of Commerce of Cuba, Orlando Hernandez, stressed that the … Continue reading
… trade and travel restrictions with Cuba: "I applaud President Barack … travel and trade restrictions with Cuba. These sweeping changes follow the … free and open trade with Cuba. The President's policies … island, enable U.S. and Cuban companies to conduct business together … Continue reading
Cuba’s Chain of Caribbean Stores … of buying online in Cuban pesos (CUP) Cuban trade is currently undergoing … from next summer Cubans may buy online in Cuban pesos (CUP). The … 5th and 42nd Mall in Havana although it is planned to … Continue reading
… the Cuban Communist Party and the CPV, the cancellation of Cuba’s … companies struck new deals with Cuba on tourism and the fostering … Tran Tuan Anh and the Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and … said: ‘The deep friendship between Cuba and Vietnam has stood the … Continue reading
EFE via 14ymedio, Havana, 27 March 2018 — A Vietnamese company will start producing disposable diapers and sanitary pads starting in the first half of 2019 in the Mariel Special Development Zone (ZEDM), the largest project on the island dedicated to attracting foreign investors. The Director General of the Thai Binh Investment Trading Corporation, Vi … Continue reading "Vietnamese Company Will Produce Sanitary Pads and Diapers in Cuba Starting in 2019" Continue reading
Beijing, March 29 (RHC-Xinhua) -- China on Thursday urged the United States to abandon unilateralism and protectionism, and resort to dialogue and consultation to handle disagreements. Gao Feng, spokesman with China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC), said: … Continue reading
… 24th of March 1948, the Havana Charter for an International Trade … the 70th anniversary of the Havana Charter speaks volumes about the … to favour the drafters in Havana. Progressive voices calling for a … Continue reading
14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 28 March 2018 – United by the slave trade and, later, by geopolitics, Angola and Cuba are today experiencing a similar moment beyond cultural ties or military pacts. Both countries are going through a process of succession from the historic leadership, which, in the case of Luanda, is defying more than … Continue reading "Lessons From A Planned Succession: Angola and Cuba" Continue reading
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 27 March 2018 — The body of Yarisleidy Cuba Rodriguez spent almost 20 days in a funeral home in Miami until her husband, Yoelvis Gattorno, who lives in Cuba, decided to cremate her remains. Cuba Rodríguez died while giving birth to Valeria, a baby girl now barely three weeks old who is … Continue reading "Years After Cuban Child Rafter Elián Gonzalez, The Two Shores Are Now Confronted With Valeria" Continue reading
14ymedio/EFE, Havana, 19 March 2018 — On Monday, the National Electoral Commission (CEN) updated the general election data from March 11. In this new information the participation figure rises from 82.9% to 85.65%, although that number is still more than five points below that registered in the 2013 elections (90.88%). This increase in the participation data … Continue reading "Cuban Electoral Commission Raises Participation Figure By More than Two and a Half Points" Continue reading
14ymedio, Daniel Delisau, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 4 March 2018 — During a conference in New York, the Cuban novelist Wendy Guerra spoke, defending the idea that the body was the only area of freedom, in reference to sexuality. A student who seemed not to have understood the subject of the talk asked the writer if … Continue reading "Cuban Reality Seen Through Sexuality" Continue reading
Stocks exchanges are panicking as a result of US recent announcement on tariffs Beijing, March 23 (RHC)-- China urged the United States on Friday to “pull back from the brink” as President Donald Trump’s plans for tariffs on up to 60 billion dollars in … Continue reading
EFE, via 14ymedio, Havana, 18 March 2018 — Mercabal, the first wholesale market in Cuba, opened its doors in Havana, initially intended only for non-agricultural private cooperatives but with the promise of extending it to the other self-employed workers of the Island, the official newspaper Granma reports on the front page. The facility already has 35 customers, who … Continue reading "Cuba Opens First Wholesale Market, For Private Cooperatives Only" Continue reading
14ymedio, Ignacio de la Paz,Camagüey, 13 March 2018 — A security employee remains in prison for a robbery committed at the Ignacio Agramonte y Loynaz Birthplace in Camagüey. A Mexican tourist was intercepted at the provincial airport trying to get some of these pieces out of the country, but others remain missing. An employee of the Ignacio … Continue reading "Security Employee Investigated for Theft of National Heritage Items" Continue reading
… worth Sh8.3 million from Cuba, mainly Cuban cigars and alcohol. In … Havana. Back then, the two countries agreed on health cooperation where Cuba … connection of flights between Havana and Nairobi. Cuba currently has some connections … ’s foreign policy of internationalism, Havana sent many doctors into Africa … Continue reading
… 's embassy in Havana. PL Photo Havana, March 16 (RHC)--Kenyan … country's embassy in Havana on Friday with the unveiling … the talks the Cuban leader thanked Kenyatta for helping Cuba recover after … will participate in the 36th Havana International Trade Fair, which is … Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Mar 16 (ACN) Kenyan President … International Trade, Monica Juma, and Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez signed … , in the Havana Park of African Founders. Nairobi and Havana have maintained … Continue reading
                  _____________ The 14ymedio team is committed to serious journalism that reflects the reality of deep Cuba. Thank you for joining us on this long road. We invite you to continue supporting us, but this time by becoming a member of 14ymedio. Together we can continue to … Continue reading "The Evolution of the Cuban Press" Continue reading
Los Angeles Surgeon Gabriel Goren, MD says 'RejuvaHands™' the ONLY enduring solution for seniority associated unsightly looking bulging hand veins. ENCINO, CALIFORNIA, USA, March 13, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Encino, CA – “Women take … Continue reading
Los Angeles Surgeon Gabriel Goren, MD says 'RejuvaHands™' the ONLY enduring solution for seniority associated unsightly looking bulging hand veins. ENCINO, CALIFORNIA, USA, March 13, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Encino, CA – “Women take … Continue reading
US President Donald Trump signs proclamation last Thursday that will impose a 25 percent tariff on steel imports (Internet Photo) Washington, March 12 (RHC-Xinhua) -- The U.S. decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports may trigger trade wars, … Continue reading
Havana, March 12 (RHC)-- Cuba and Bolivia are considering a … boost bilateral economic exchange. The Cuban delegation was presided over by … Foreign Minister Fernando Huanacuni. The Cuban official said both sides are … talks in May 2017 between Cuba's first vice-president Miguel … Continue reading
14ymedio, Zunilda Mata, Havana, 8 March 2018 — Lucy and Maité represent two different faces of the same society. One is a worker in a private business and the other is a prostitute. Both work in the coastal town of Guanabo, east of Havana. This Thursday neither of them will join the international call for strikes convened for this … Continue reading "Different Women, The Same Inequality" Continue reading
… to develop trade opportunities with Cuba. A representative from the island … , the First Secretary at the Cuban Embassy in Washington D.C … Coast. Relations between America and Cuba are improving and tourism and … actively working to bring the Cuban National Baseball team here to … Continue reading
CUBA STANDARD — The State Department made staffing cuts at the U.S. embassy in Havana permanent, which leaves a travel warning in place. “The embassy will continue to operate with the minimum personnel necessary to perform core diplomatic and consular functions, similar to the level of emergency staffing maintained during ordered departure,” a State Department […] Continue reading
This, in turn, would allow the State Department to lift a travel warning. However, the cuts are likely to remain permanent. Continue reading
14ymedio, Luz Escobar, Havana, 22 February —  Promoting Human Rights and advising civil society groups has cost the activist Moisés Leonardo Rodríguez an accusation from the authorities of “clandestine printing.” After a spectacular police search of his home last Tuesday, and the confiscation of several of his tools of the trade, the opponent was released on … Continue reading "At 71, Moises Leonardo Prosecuted for Promoting Human Rights at the UN" Continue reading
Havana, Feb 27 (RHC)-- Havana will host the 37th Period … in Santiago de Chile with Cuba's Foreign Trade and … Minister, Rodrigo Malmierca. At the Havana meeting, the regional entity will … said the CEPAL meeting in Havana will serve as a good … Continue reading
HAVANA – Cigar aficionados from across the world are descending on Cuba, for a prestigious festival in Havana. It comes at an unusual time with Cuban cigar … from Havana, due to a decades-long trade embargo. READ: US tightens CubaContinue reading
Uber has been in the news lately as it was accused by Google’s autonomous vehicle subsidiary Waymo of trade secret theft. PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, February 27, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- + Many well-known … Continue reading
Uber has been in the news lately as it was accused by Google’s autonomous vehicle subsidiary Waymo of trade secret theft. PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, February 27, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- + Many well-known … Continue reading
14ymedio, Havana, 23 February 2018 — The increase in state control over the private sector is the main subject in a draft of the Cuban government’s new economic regulations, Reuters reported on Friday after obtaining a copy of the document, although the news agency notes it has not yet been able to independently confirm the veracity of the … Continue reading "Leaked Government Report: There Will Be More Restrictions On The Private Sector" Continue reading