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June 25th

A bridge between New York and Havana, in pictures

With Cuba and the United States working to normalize relations between these two great countries, photographers Eliana Aponte in Havana, and Gary Hershorn in New York, tried to imagine the two cities together. Read More

Parliament VP heads Portuguese deputies delegation to Cuba

A delegation of the Assembly of the Portuguese Republic arrived in Havana on an official visit, on June20. Hon. Mr. António Filipe, Vice-President of the Assembly of the Republic and Chairman of the Parliamentary Friendship Group Portugal-Cuba travels leading the delegation. Read More

AirBnB looking to expand operations in Cuba

The online houses rental service AirBnB said on Wednesday that it explores a significant expansion of its operations in Cuba, when it's only been two months since it became the first major US company to enter the island in decades. Read More

Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey plans to travel to Cuba in September

MIDJersey Chamber of Commerce, in the state of New Jersey, is planning a trip to Cuba in September, to weigh the future business with the Caribbean island and learn about the culture of the country, announced on Tuesday NJBIZ in the digital page. Read More

June 24th

Company from Alabama authorized to settle down in Mariel

Cleber Company from Alabama, owned by businessmen Horace Clemmons and Saul Berenthal, has become the first US company to receive authorization to establish a manufacturing and assembly facility in Cuba. Read More

Human rights issues to be debated tomorrow between EU and Cuba

The European Union (EU) and Cuba will hold tomorrow in Brussels the first meeting of the structured dialogue on human rights to determine the modalities of that part of their renewed relationship, including an agreement on political dialogue and cooperation. Read More

Tourism to Cuba would affect 20% of the one visiting Bahamas

The rapprochement between the US and Cuba and the imminent influx of tourists to the island threatens to affect 20% of Americans who visit the Bahamas, said on Tuesday the publication Tribune 242. Read More

Singapore 's Minister of Foreign Affairs highlights Cuban scientific development

Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam, Singapore ’s Foreign Affairs Minister, highlighted today in this city the development of Cuba in medicine. Read More

Argentina and Cuba reaffirm mutual support in international forums

Hector Timerman, Argentine Foreign Minister, and Marcelino Medina, Cuba’s first deputy minister of Foreign Affairs, reaffirmed yesterday mutual support to causes and sovereign claims of their countries in international forums. Read More

Former US Secretary of Commerce pro new policy toward Cuba

Carlos M. Gutierrez, former CEO of Kellogg Company and former Secretary of Commerce during the administration of President George W. Bush, said in an opinion article that the members of that political group must put aside past positions and join the steps that the White House is taking toward Cuba. Read More