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DNC boss, president at odds on Cuba policy

<p style="text-align: justify;">By Mike Lillis - 07/06/11 05:40 AM ET.Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Fla.), tapped by President Obama to head the Democratic National Committee, is a hard-liner on Cuba, which means the chairwoman of the organization intent on reelecting the president disagrees with Obama on a foreign policy issue that is electorally sensitive in a swing state. Read More

Research and Markets: Cuba Gas Markets, 2011 - Out Now

<p style="text-align: justify;">July 06, 2011 09:36 AM Eastern Daylight Time. DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Cuba Gas Markets, 2011" to their offering. This profile is the essential source for top-level energy industry data and information. The report provides an overview of each of the key sub-segments of the energy industry in Cuba. It details the market structure, regulatory environment, infrastructure and provides historical and forecasted statistics relating to the supply/demand balance for each of the key sub-segments. Read More

Cuba. Exciting First Meeting of Twitter Users in Havana

<p style="text-align: justify;">The first meeting of users of the social network Twitter was celebrated in Havana on July 1 at 4:00 pm at 23rd and 12th of the Vedado district and in the Pabellón Cuba, headquarters of the Saíz Brothers' Asssoication. The event hosted almost 100 people, mostly young journalism students, administrators, professors of the University of Havana [es], the Polytechnic University Jose Antonio Echeverria and the University of Information Sciences [ES], journalists and bloggers, among others. Read More

Cuba Fights but Loses to Brazil Volleyball World League

<p style="text-align: justify;">2011.07.06 - 15:21:16 / Havana, Cuba.- Cuba fought hard before finally losing to favorite Brazil 2-3 in the first day of the Volleyball World League finals underway in the Polish city of Gdansk. The Cuban team started surprising its opponent, and the audience, wining the first two sets 25-18 and 25-21, but couldn’t deliver a deadly blow over the current League and world champions. Read More