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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

China donates more than 500 tractors to boost Cuban agriculture

The delivery of 587 tractors to Cuba by Chinese YTO Group, a leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery, is a courageous respite for the domestic food production, based mainly on the existing technological obsolescence in that key sector. Read More

September 30th

US major hotel chains are interested in Cuba

Some of the most prestigious hotel chains in the US have expressed interest in bringing their business to Cuba in recent months, the British news agency Reuters reported. Read More

Cuba could overtake Mexico in the sale of sugar to the US

Cuba could compete strongly by the US sugar market to Mexico and take control of it, announced the newspaper .MX. Read More

Raul Castro sends condolences to Saudi Arabia's King after Mina tragedy

Cuban President Raul Castro sent his condolences to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz following a stampede that took place during the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to the Mecca, in the locality of Mina, which resulted in 769 deaths, diplomatic sources announced. Read More

President of Vietnam concludes visit to Cuba

Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang concludes an official visit to Cuba on Wednesday, during which he held talks with his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro and was awarded the Jose Marti Order, the top distinction granted by the Cuban Council of State. Read More

Raul Castro held official talks with President of Vietnam

Cuban President Raul Castro held official talks on Tuesday night with comrade Truong Tan Sang, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, who is on an official visit to Cuba. Read More

In 2050 Cuban population will be the ninth most elderly in the world

According to forecasts of the Center of Studies on Population and Development (CEPDE) of the National Bureau of Statistics and Information, in 2050, 33.2% of the Cuban population, about three million 598 thousand 782 people, will be 60 years or more. Read More

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson visits Cuba

Republican Asa Hutchinson, governor of Arkansas (USA), starts today, September 29th, a visit to Cuba. Hutchinson will be on the island until October 2nd with the intention of promoting agricultural products of that state. Hutchinson came with a delegation of businessmen of the rice sector, said today the US-Cuba Trade and Economic Council in a statement. Read More