Monthly Archives: December 2010
Viva La Oil Revolution In Cuba! Tuesday, November 30, 2010
First Russia and now China have joined the growing list of foreign oil companies looking to profit from Cuba’s potential oil wealth.
Earlier this month, Russian state-backed energy firm Gazprom… Continue reading
Real Estate in Cuba – Still no “groundbreaking” events Posted November 30, 2010 by Publisher in Business In Cuba Rob Sequin | Havana Journal
Over promise and under deliver should be the slogan of Leisure Canada.
Perhaps this phrase could… Continue reading
Yoani Sanchez – Award-Winning Cuban Blogger Posted: December 1, 2010 11:49 PM
Can Mariela Castro Explain Away Cuba’s Support for the Death Penalty for Gays?
I still can’t believe that the Cuban delegation at the United Nations added its vote… Continue reading
Digital Central to Increase Phone Services in Cuba
SAGUA La GRANDE, Villa Clara, Dec 1 (acn) Cuban Telecommunications Company ETECSA recently finished installing a digital central in Sagua La Grande that will allow a remarkable increase in the telephone services… Continue reading
Cuba begins public debate of key economic overhaul By PETER ORSI HAVANA December 1, 2010, 1:48PM ET
Cuba on Wednesday began a public debate over landmark plans to lift the island’s struggling economy by liberalizing some private enterprise, streamlining its… Continue reading
Cuba begins public debate on economic reforms 2 December 2010 Last updated at 00:11 GMT
Analysis Michael Voss BBC News, Havana
Cuba is entering a period of potential social upheaval.
Half a million workers are due to lose their jobs… Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 12.01.10 WikiLeaks cables on Cuba show links to terrorists from Colombia, Spain WikiLeaks cables on Cuba show links to groups from Colombia and Spain — such as the ETA and ELN — that have been characterized as… Continue reading
Posted on Thursday, 12.02.10 On the cusp of a new social contract? BY MARIFELI PEREZ-STABLE MarifeliPerez-Stable.com
In April 2011, the Cuban Communist Party will finally hold its congress, almost 14 years since the last one. Only in wartime did the… Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 12.01.10 Cuba Jewish groups deny work with jailed American By PETER ORSI Associated Press
HAVANA — The leaders of Cuba’s two main Jewish groups both denied having worked with a jailed American contractor whose family says he… Continue reading