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September 19th, 2017

Trump considering closing US embassy in Cuba, according to Secretary of State

The Trump administration is considering closing the recently reopened US Embassy in Havana following a string of unexplained incidents harming the health of American diplomats in Cuba, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday. Read More

September 18th

Suriname sends donation to Cuba after hurricane Irma

The government of Suriname sent an eight-ton donation to Cuba that includes water bottles, food, cooking utensils and blankets to help those affected by the hurricane Irma. Read More

Cuba: State will finance 50% of construction material for Irma victims

Taking into account the severe damage caused by Hurricane Irma and the positive experiences gained during the recovery of Hurricanes Sandy and Matthew, the Cuban Government decided that the State budget will fund 50 percent of the price of construction materials to be sold to people affected with the total or partial destruction of their homes. Read More

Cuban FM in New York for UN high-level debate

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez is in New York to participate in the high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly scheduled for September 19-25, Prensa Latina reported. Read More

September 6th

Hurricane Irma Approaches Cuba

The forecast during Tuesday afternoon indicate that the powerful Hurricane Irma is approaching the northern group of the Lower Antilles at a speed of 24 kilometers per hour. Read More

September 4th

US reveals details of recent 'sonic attack' on Cuba diplomats

A suspected acoustic attack on US embassy staff in Cuba was reported as recently as last month, US officials have revealed. Read More

Cubans shine at opening of Chess World Cup

Cuban GMs Yuri González and Yusnel Bacallao stunned their much-better opponents at the opening of the Chess World Cup underway in Tbilisi, Georgia. Read More

July 24th

Honey production in Cuban province grows 25 percent

Beekeepers in the Cuban central province of Ciego de Avila collected over 110 tons of honey that will be exported after its processing in a plant in nearby Santi Spiritus province. Read More

July 19th

Swiss scientific vessel to arrive in Cuba

A Swiss scientific vessel called Race for Water Odyssey will arrive on Thursday at Sierra Maestra Cruise Terminal in the Bay of Havana. Read More

Investments in railroad system continue in central Cuba

The reopening of Marta Abreu railway terminal, after full repair, was one of the investments undergone by Centro Railway Company during the first half of this year. Read More