Daily Archives: October 7, 2010
No talk of US-Cuba prisoner swap: US senator AFP Wed Oct 6, 11:00 pm ET
WASHINGTON (AFP) – A top US senator just back from a five-day visit to Cuba to meet with officials there said he did not believe… Continue reading
Even Cuba finally gets it: Capitalism works The Christian Science Monitor By John Hughes John Hughes – Wed Oct 6, 2:18 pm ET
Cuba’s tacit admission that its communist economy is failing marks the end of an era.
It follows… Continue reading
Russia ratifies DTA with Cuba October 7, 2010
On October 4, the Russian President, Dmitry Medvedev, signed the federal law ratifying the Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) between Russia and Cuba.
The treaty was signed by both countries on December 14,… Continue reading
Cuba, Bahamas push ahead with offshore oil plans Thursday October 07, 2010 06:49:21 PM GMT * Florida political leaders ask Obama to stop Cuba plans * Possible significant oil reserves in Cuba, Bahamas * Anti-Castro exiles fear oil could prolong… Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 10.06.10 Cuba makes guayabera shirt its official garment By WILL WEISSERT Associated Press Writer
HAVANA — When Fidel Castro suddenly decided to shed his trademark olive green military fatigues and don street clothes in public for the… Continue reading