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Arrival of travelers from the United States to Cuba increases

From January 1 to September 2 this year 100 703 US citizens reached Cuba. The increasing arrival of travelers from the US to Cuba, despite the restrictions imposed by Washington, suggests that the island is about to take the lead in the entire Caribbean region, says Leonel Nodal in his article " US travelers boost tourism in Cuba," published in Excelencias News Cuba magazine. Read More

Cuban record company signed an unprecedented distribution deal with Sony Music

Cuban record company (EGREM) of Cuba and the US Sony Music Entertainment signed Tuesday in Havana an agreement for international distribution of the work of renowned musicians of the island, like the legendary Compay Segundo and Los Van Van. Read More

Cuban Art to be shown in Los Angeles

The work of Cuban artists as Abel Barroso, Kcho, Roberto Diago, Manuel Mendive, Sandra Ceballos and Mabel Poblet, will arrive in the Santa Monica Art Studios in Los Angeles on October 17. Read More

Gente de Zona among the nominees for the Latin American Music Awards

The Cuban duo Gente de Zona this morning was among the nominees for the first annual Latin American Music Awards, to be broadcast live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Telemundo next October 8, 2015. Read More

Brilliant presentation of Frank Fernandez in Chicago

The American press described the Cuban pianist Frank Fernandez as a virtuoso and with a great power of communication, after his presentation yesterday at the famous Ravinia Festival in Chicago. Read More

US Government explores options for increasing trade, travel and flights to Cuba

The US government is exploring "various options" to increase the trade, travel and flights to Cuba in the process towards full bilateral normalization, said a spokesman for the White House. Read More

Cuban businessman from Miami was invited to flag-raising ceremony

"See the American flag waving in Havana is a feeling as profound as that I felt in Washington " when the Cuban flag was hoisted on July 20, Hugo Cancio, one of the few Cuban invited to the ceremony, told AFP. Read More

The National Press Club asks Kerry to demand freedom of information in Cuba

The National Press Club (NPC) of the United States has asked John Kerry that press freedom and the spread of Internet access be a priority in talks with Cuba. Read More

Republicans: the embargo will be maintained despite embassy

Florida Republican politicians in Miami said today that the "gift" of the US Embassy in Cuba will not join the lifting of sanctions against the island since President Barack Obama lacks the votes in Congress to end the embargo. Read More

US invites Switzerland to reopen its embassy in Cuba

The Swiss government announced today that its Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter will travel to Cuba at the invitation of his US counterpart John Kerry to attend the historic ceremony of reopening the US embassy in Havana. Read More

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