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May 30th

Yoani Sanchez Returns To Cuba: What’s Next For The Dissident Blogger?

The three-month long, 13-country tour of internationally renowned Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez will come to an end on Thursday as she returns home to Havana. Read More

Body of Fairbanks man missing off Florida found in Cuba

The body and boat of a 40-year-old former Fairbanksan who went missing while sailing alone in Florida a week and a half ago was found in Cuba. Read More

Cuba seeks healthcare cooperation with India

Cuba, which has made rapid advances in medical care and sent thousands of doctors to work in African and other countries, is looking to match synergies with India in medical services and biotechnology engineering Read More

Cuban oil hopes sputter as Russians give up for now on well

Russian state-owned oil company Zarubezhneft said this week it was giving up for now on a problem-plagued exploration well off Cuba's north-central coast, which brings to an end the communist-led island's only active project in its search for offshore oil fields. Read More

Chloe McCardel is preparing to swim from Cuba to the United States

Chloe McCardel is preparing to swim from Cuba to the United States – unassisted by a shark cage or protective swimwear. Read More

May 29th

American imprisoned in Cuba has suit against US dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by an American imprisoned in Cuba against the U.S. government, for whom he was working when he was arrested. Read More

British execs to go on trial in Cuba

The two top executives of a British investment fund in Cuba are scheduled to go on trial in Havana on Thursday, according to sources close to the accused men, as part of an unprecedented government crackdown on corruption involving foreign businessmen. Read More

Cuba to offer public Internet at salons islandwide

Cuban authorities said Tuesday that they will begin offering public Internet access at more than 100 cyber-salons across the island, though home Web service remains greatly restricted. Read More

Saint Lucia's Prime Minister Visits Cuba

The Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, Kenny Davis Anthony, arrived in this capital today, on an official visit, in which he will hold talks with Cuban President Raul Castro Read More

Cuba Begins Digital TV Test in Parts of Capital

Cuba will begin digital television tests in some areas of the capital in June, to progressively introduce this service in the country Read More