Daily Archives: May 8, 2015
From Ferry Line to Internet Line / Yoani Sanchez Posted on May 7, 2015
Generation Y, Yoani Sanchez, 7 May 2015 – Toward the other side of the sea, that point on the horizon that so many Cubans dream of,… Continue reading
Privatized? / Regina Coyula Posted on May 7, 2015
Regina Coyula, 6 May 2015 — I have noticed that the old-time “conductor” has recently made a comeback on city buses (though the person driving them is still called the driver).… Continue reading
Two more companies receive U.S. licenses for ferry service to Cuba Sun Sentinel Caribbean Cuba International Sanctions
Two more companies have secured U.S. approval to offer the first ferry service from Florida to Cuba in five decades.
International Port Corp.… Continue reading
US companies might partner with Cuba to tap the country’s deep-sea oil wealth AFP MAY 7, 2015, 7:28 AM 12
Havana (AFP) – US experts were briefed by Cuban authorities for the first time on technical details of a possible… Continue reading
Cuba seeks to woo Brazilian investment in road-show presentation Published May 07, 2015 EFE
Cuba’s foreign trade and foreign investment minister presented Brazilian business leaders a portfolio of 246 projects that the Communist-ruled island is counting on to attract $8.7… Continue reading
CUBA: “SILENCE BY CUBA’S FRIENDS WOULD BE A FORM OF COMPLICITY” – FRANÇOIS HOLLANDE, 2003 PUBLISHED ON THURSDAY 7 MAY 2015.
On 11 May, François Hollande will become the first French president to visit Cuba since 1959 and the first… Continue reading
Cuba Turns To Analytics, Big Data To Help Tourism
As Cuba prepares for an influx of American tourists and businesses, the government turned to a Spanish analytics firm to help it crunch big data to improve hotels and infrastructure.
While… Continue reading
Netherlands offers to mediate to spur Cuba-EU negotiations Published May 07, 2015 EFE
Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders said Thursday in Havana that his country is ready to act as a mediator to “stimulate” the negotiations between Cuba and the… Continue reading
Trade with Cuba on Russian radar Cuba had worked to wean itself from oil imports with its own reserves. By Daniel J. Graeber | May 8, 2015 at 6:25 AM
MOSCOW, May 8 (UPI) — Trade and economic cooperation with… Continue reading
Ferries to Cuba could open doors for Tampa Jamal Thalji, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, May 6, 2015 8:47pm
TAMPA — The U.S. government’s decision this week to allow ferries to take people to Cuba and back could open two doors… Continue reading