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Cuba faces aging problemUpdated: 2012-03-31 10:46(Xinhua)HAVANA - With more than 18 percent of Cubans now over 60 years old and a shrinking number of those under 14 years old, the island nation faces an aging problem, an official said Friday.In just ov... Continue reading
Cuba to build golf courses, theme parksBloomberg March 31, 2012Cuba's government plans to build 13 golf courses by 2020 as the communist island looks to offer more than sun and sand to the 2.7 million people who visit each year, Deputy Tourism Mini... Continue reading
Posted on Friday, 03.30.12Cuba dissident identifies papal Mass protesterBy ANDREA RODRIGUEZAssociated PressHAVANA -- A leading Cuban dissident has identified the mystery man who yelled anti-government slogans just before a Mass celebrated by Pope Bened... Continue reading
Analysis: Springtime in Cuba?Reuters By David AdamsHAVANA (Reuters) - This week's three-day visit to Cuba by PopeBenedict marked another milestone in the Roman Catholic Church'scautious efforts to expand its role in the communist-run island.Hav... Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 03.28.12Ocean protestFlotilla shoots off fireworks near CubaExiles aboard the flotilla stopped short of Cuban waters before setting off the firewords during Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Cuba.By Cammy Clarkcclark@MiamiHerald.com... Continue reading
Pope Disappoints Many in Visit to CubaMarch 28, 2012By Isaac RiscoHAVANA TIMES, March 28 (dpa) – The three-day visit to communist Cuba by Pope Benedict XVI had been much-anticipated, but it failed to deliver what many had hoped for: a clear stance f... Continue reading
Analysis: Pope, Castros talked past each otherBy PAUL HAVENAssociated PressPublished: Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 6:30 a.m.The spiritual leader of the world's Roman Catholics and the brothers who have carried Cuba along an increasingly solitary Com... Continue reading
S. Fla. Temple Honors American Man Held In CubaMarch 28, 2012 6:35 PMMIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) — At Friday services at Temple Menorah on Miami Beach, one chair is always reserved for Alan Gross. At the temple, the American contractor jailed in Cuba is c... Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 03.28.12US asks Pope to help in Alan Gross caseBy MATTHEW LEEAssociated PressWASHINGTON -- The Obama administration said Wednesday it had asked Pope Benedict XVI to raise with Cuban officials the case of American contractor Alan Gr... Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 03.28.12Pope urges greater openings in vast Cuban MassBy ANNE-MARIE GARCIA and NICOLE WINFIELDAssociated PressHAVANA -- Pope Benedict XVI demanded more freedom for the Catholic Church in communist-run Cuba and preached against &quo... Continue reading
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