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US business universities are eager for Cuban students

US business universities are eager for Cuban students Friday, July 3, 2015 - 19:32 Institutions of higher education as the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business are eager to attract fresh talent from a market out of their reach until now.

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Miami Mayor against Cuban consulate in the city

Miami Mayor against Cuban consulate in the city Friday, July 3, 2015 - 19:29 Tomas Regalado, Miami Mayor, expressed his rejection, by "moral reasons", to the eventual opening of a general consulate of Cuba in Miami, which would be, he said, "a provocation" to the "capital of exile."

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Ban Ki -moon welcomes restoration of relations between Cuba and USA

Ban Ki -moon welcomes restoration of relations between Cuba and USA Friday, July 3, 2015 - 18:15 The restoration of diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States as well as the opening of embassies in both countries is consistent with the principles of the UN, said its secretary -general Ban Ki-moon.

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US diplomats will have more freedom of movement in Cuba

US diplomats will have more freedom of movement in Cuba Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 20:55 US diplomats in Cuba will have greater freedom of movement once the reopening of the embassy in Havana to be materialised, although the environment will remain restrictive, a senior State Department official said on Wednesday.

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Will the restoration of Cuba-USA relations be a new era for Cubans?

Will the restoration of Cuba-USA relations be a new era for Cubans? Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 20:24 Many never dreamed that an announcement like the one made on July 1st could occur. For many Cubans born after 1961, hatred and confrontation between Cuba and the United States were part of how we define ourselves as a nation and legitimize our positions and make a difference from the world.

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Wifi zones available at 2 CUC per hour

Wifi zones available at 2 CUC per hour  Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 19:39 Cubans have since yesterday 35 wireless internet browsing zones in public spaces in several cities of the island, along with a reduction of the current rate of network connection, local media reported.

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President Castro confirms restoration of relations with the US

President Castro confirms restoration of relations with the US Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 19:28 Army General Raul Castro confirmed today in a letter to US President Barack Obama that he took the decision to restore diplomatic relations with Washington, Cuban television reported.

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Obama: full restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba

Obama: full restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba  Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 19:10 President Barack Obama, along with Vice President Joe Biden, appeared in the Rose Garden of the White House to announce that an agreement with Havana to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba on July 20 and to open the respective embassies in Washington and Havana has been reached.

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