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Daily Archives: August 2, 2011

2 August 2011 Last updated at 05:15 GMT

Cuba National Assembly approves economic reforms

Cuba's National Assembly has given its backing to President Raul Castro's plans to reform the country's stagnating economy.

The reforms, ranging from the setting up of… Continue reading

Cuba parliament OKs economic reform blueprintXinhua | August 02, 2011 13:43By Agencies

The Cuban parliament Monday approved a list of more than 300 reform "guidelines" in a bid to steer the Carribean island out of a deep and long-running economic… Continue reading

Energy Resources

Russians look to Cuban offshore reservesPublished: Aug. 1, 2011 at 9:00 AM

MOSCOW, Aug. 1 (UPI) — Russian oil company Gazprom Neft announced it was moving to develop four oil and natural gas blocks off the Cuban coast… Continue reading

Cuba revising travel policies: Raul CastroReutersBy Marc Frank | Reuters – 9 hrs ago

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba will revise its travel and immigration rules as part of a broader reform of its economic and social policies, Cuban President Raul… Continue reading

Cuba considers economic changesBy Associated PressAugust 2, 2011

HAVANA – Cuba's Parliament began one of its business-packed twice-yearly sessions yesterday, a gathering that might enact some of the changes that the government has promised in efforts to revive the stalled… Continue reading

Posted on Monday, 08.01.11

Raul Castro vows to change migratory restrictionsBy PETER ORSIAssociated Press

HAVANA, Cuba — Cuba is working to overhaul migratory rules that were enacted decades ago out of necessity but have become anachronistic today, President Raul Castro… Continue reading

Correction: Cuba-Corruption storyBy Associated Press, Updated: Monday, August 1, 1:59 PM

HAVANA — In a story July 29 about corruption convictions in Cuba, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Jose Heriberto Prieto was the former director of an airline, Cubana… Continue reading

Cuban leader to review state of economic reforms01-Aug-11, 6:38 AM | Agence France-Presse

HAVANA — Cuban President Raul Castro begins his sixth year in office Monday with a session with parliament to discuss implementation of his reforms to allow small… Continue reading

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