Daily Archives: October 22, 2015
Shortages in Cuba: A Deliberate Strategy? / Jeovany Vega Posted on October 21, 2015
Jeovany Jimenez Vega, 19 October 2015 — In Cuba the shortage of goods, including basic staples, has been a continuous phenomenon in all retail chains for… Continue reading
Camajuani in Suspense over Corruption / Juan Juan Almeida Posted on October 21, 2015
Juan Juan Almeida, 24 September 2015 — Cuba is trying to silence a national “explosion” of great intensity, which implicates officers of the Interior Ministry (MININT),… Continue reading
Fewer Spies in Miami Than Bullfighters in Madrid / Juan Juan Almeida Posted on October 22, 2015
Juan Juan Almeida, 19 October 2015 — The G2, Cuba’s domestic spy agency, is nothing more than a fun-loving caricature of the former… Continue reading
Cuba eager to do business with US oil companies again: official
Matanzas (Cuba) (AFP) – Cuba is eager to do business again with American oil companies, an official says, expressing hope that Havana’s opening with Washington will clear the way… Continue reading
Cuba,US in oil talks October 22, 2015 International
HAVANA. – Delegations from Cuba and the United States mulled how to ensure safe offshore oil extraction during a two-day symposium concluded here on Tuesday.
Themed “Safe Seas, Clean Seas”, the forum,… Continue reading
Cuba says to drill for oil in deep water despite low prices (In 12th paragragh corrects month of change in sanctions to July, not January) By Jaime Hamre
Oct 21 (Reuters) – Cuba plans to drill exploratory deepwater wells in… Continue reading
Obama administration to oppose UN resolution criticising Cuba embargo US official says draft does not reflect two countries’ new spirit of engagement but leaves open possibility that US could change position before 27 October vote Associated Press in Washington Wednesday… Continue reading
Cuba launches shark protection plan produced with US group BY MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN Associated Press
HAVANA Cuba announced Wednesday that it is launching a long-term plan to preserve its sharks in cooperation with a U.S. environmental group, part of a rapidly… Continue reading
Institutionalizing the Country HILDEBRANDO CHAVIANO MONTES | La Habana | 21 Oct 2015 – 9:05 pm.
In order to win the confidence of foreign investors, Raul Castro should first win that of the Cuban people.
The government is desperately seeking… Continue reading