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Arrival of Cubans to the US grew by 60 percent

More than 36,000 Cubans have come to the United States through the border with Mexico and the port and airport of Miami during the current fiscal year ending September 30, representing an increase of over 60% over the period above. Read More

President of AU Commission to visit Havana’s IPK

Doctor Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, President of the African Union Commission, who is on an official visit to Cuba, will tour on Thursday the capital’s Pedro Kouri Tropical Medicine Institute (IPK). Read More

More flights between Havana and Paris

Air France will offer during the summer of 2016 up to three additional flights to Havana from the Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, as compared to the number of flights of the same period of 2015. Read More

Cuba and the US conclude technical contacts in Havana to regularize flights

Representatives of Cuba and the US concluded in Havana the first technical talks to normalize commercial air services between the two countries after bilateral diplomatic thaw process, the Foreign Ministry of the island said Wednesday. Read More

TS Joaquin becomes a hurricane over The Bahamas

Tropical storm Joaquin gained considerable strength in the last 24 hours, reaching the category of hurricane on Wednesday. Read More

Arkansas wants to lead New Era of Trade with Cuba

Republican Asa Hutchinson, governor of Arkansas, stated on Wednesday in this capital that his State wishes to become one of the main US states that will be at the forefront of commercial exchanges with Cuba. Read More

Pope Francis praises new relations between Cuba and the US

Pope Francis praised on Wednesday the bridge being rebuilt between Cuba and the United States, while making a summary of his recent trip to these two nations. Read More

Minister of Economy of Spanish State to visit Cuba soon

Luis de Guindos, Minister of Economy of the Spanish State, will visit Cuba between 2 and 7 November next. Read More

Penny Pritzker, US Secretary of Commerce, will travel to Havana next week

The US Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, will travel to Havana on 6 and 7 October next. Read More

Carnival announced new ports for cruise ships to Cuba

The American cruise company Carnival, which since last July obtained permission from the US authorities of the Departments of Treasury and Commerce to begin operating boats in Cuba, has announced its intention to include the cities of Santiago de Cuba and Cienfuegos, plus Havana in their cruise trips to the greater Antilles. Read More