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June 26th

Global economic slowdown causes fluctuation in Cuba's tourism industry

<div align="justify"> The ongoing global economic slowdown has affected Cuba's tourism sector, reducing its tourist arrivals from Europe by 4-10 percent in the first quarter of the year. </div> Read More

Silvio Rodriguez’ U.S. Tour Successfully Wraps Up

HAVANA, Cuba, Jun 24 (acn) Cuban singer songwriter Silvio Rodriguez concluded his first tour of the United States in 30 years, with a concert in the city of Orlando, in the southeast of Florida, on Wednesday. Read More

Cuba-U.S. anti-drug cooperation successful: official

<div align="justify"> 10:31, June 25, 2010. The cooperation between Cuba and the United States in the fight against drug trafficking has been successful and yielded &quot;positive results,&quot; a senior Cuban government official said Thursday. </div> Read More

Copa Airlines Increases Flights to Cuba

Copa Airlines announced the increase of its flights to and from Cuba from next July to five return daily flights, said executives of the company. Read More

June 25th

Forging a bond: The search for Cuban art for future exhibit

<div align="justify"> There’s something about Cuba that captures the imagination of folks in South Florida.Some of it is the proximity, the feeling it’s so close you can reach out and touch it. </div> Read More

Traveling protest of embargo on Cuba to stop in Sioux Falls

<div align="justify"> Pastors for Peace will host an event supporting the 21st Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba on July 8 in McKennan Park.<br /> </div> Read More

Pupy Pedroso makes Boston timba land

<div align="justify"> There was history in the air Tuesday night when one of the giants of Cuban music, Cesar “Pupy” Pedroso, led his powerhouse band Los que Son Son into Boston for the first time. </div> Read More

ALBA Summit Begins in Ecuador

<div align="justify"> HAVANA, Cuba, Jun 24 (acn) The Summit of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas (ALBA) begins today in the Ecuadorean city of Otavalo with the purpose of prioritizing issues related to native peoples and Afro-descendants. </div> Read More

Cuba's Buena Vista Social Club to miss U.S. show

<div align="justify"> HAVANA (Reuters) – The first of three U.S. concerts scheduled by Cuban band Buena Vista Social Club has been canceled because of a delay in getting U.S. visas, their U.S. lawyer said on Thursday. </div> Read More

Chicago cardinal heads to eastern Cuba for 2 days

<div align="justify"> AP. Wed Jun 23, 2:00 pm ET.HAVANA – The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops was bound for eastern Cuba on Wednesday to consult with local Roman Catholic priests and pay a visit to the island's patron saint. </div> Read More