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Daily Archives: April 27, 2013

Agence France-PresseApril 23, 2013 13:46

Cuba opposition veteran slams EU accord plan

Veteran Cuban dissident Elizardo Sanchez urged the European Union on Tuesday not to sign a new bilateral agreement with his country’s leaders, saying their recent reforms were “cosmetic”… Continue reading

Cell phones/Cuba: One is All You Get April 26, 2013 Osmel Almaguer

HAVANA TIMES — My friend Leslie was recently informed by ETECSA (Cuba’s State phone company) that he cannot open a new mobile phone account. He was told that… Continue reading

Restrictions Aren’t Worth Much April 24, 2013 Dariela Aquique

HAVANA TIMES — Every day, demands become louder from Cuban students for less restrictions on the Internet. This will be one of the points raised at the next congress of the… Continue reading

“ourism dropping in first quarter

After years of uninterrupted growth, tourism in Cuba dropped slightly in the first quarter of the year, the height of tourism season.

The number of visitors to the island dropped 0.5 percent during January through… Continue reading

Coast Guard Repatriates 10 Migrants to Cuba MIAMI April 26, 2013 (AP)

Ten migrants were returned to Cuba after the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted their vessels at sea.

The Coast Guard found the two vessels at sea Wednesday.

The Miami… Continue reading

Posted on Friday, 04.26.13

Correction: Castro’s Daughter-Visit Denied story The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA — In an April 25 story about Mariela Castro being denied permission to visit Philadelphia, The Associated Press erroneously reported that she has no official link to… Continue reading

Posted on Friday, 04.26.13

Cuba ends half-century ban on pro boxing By ANNE-MARIE GARCIA Associated Press

HAVANA — Cuba is breaking a five-decade ban on professional boxing and joining an international semipro league. Fighters will compete for sponsored teams, box… Continue reading

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