Daily Archives: November 6, 2015
Prohibitions looming on self-employed childcare providers ORLANDO FREIRE SANTANA | La Habana | 6 Nov 2015 – 4:25 pm.
The authorities intend to stem the flight of caregivers, who are choosing self-employment over work at State kindergartens.
We are all… Continue reading
Writer Angel Santiesteban is Released / 14ymedio Posted on November 5, 2015
14ymedio, Havana, 5 November 2015 — The writer Angel Santiesteban was released Thursday after appearing before the Provincial Court of Havana. The journalist had been arrested yesterday afternoon,… Continue reading
The Lilliput Rebellion / 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez Posted on November 5, 2015
14ymedio, Generation Y, Yoani Sanchez, 5 November 2015 – Calling for austerity while living in opulence has been common practice for Cuban leaders for more than half a… Continue reading
Cuba, US to discuss steps for normalisation of ties By Indo Asian News Service | IANS
Havana, Nov 6 (IANS) A Cuba-US bilateral commission will meet in Washington on Tuesday to discuss further steps for normalisation of relations between the… Continue reading
Want to meet Cubans, not tourists? Hop on a bike ANWAR ALI BARACOA, CUBA — Special to The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Nov. 05, 2015 12:33PM EST Last updated Thursday, Nov. 05, 2015 2:13PM EST
Firmly entrenched in Cuba’s… Continue reading
Santiago de Cuba: A ‘steaming, breathing, rhythmic city’ of revolution, rum and perseverance
Seeking a fresh muse, bestselling author Marissa Stapley turns to Santiago de Cuba, where 500 years of mystery, history and culture are nestled between the green mountains… Continue reading
Florida wholesaler plans warehouse in Cuba By Coral Beach November 05, 2015 | 1:31 pm EST COMMENTS
A Florida produce wholesaler is negotiating a lease agreement with the Cuban government for a warehouse and distribution center after having been granted… Continue reading
WILL GAY MARRIAGE COME TO CUBA? BY MATT KEELEY ON NOVEMBER 5, 2015
While marriage equality is currently illegal in Cuba, it may not stay that way for long. At this year’s Pride festival in May, activists staged a symbolic… Continue reading
Historic surge in Cuban emigration divides families; staying in touch via telephone and email Associated Press Nov. 6, 2015 | 12:22 a.m. EST + More By CHRISTINE ARMARIO, Associated Press
CAMAGUEY, Cuba (AP) — On the 14th of September last… Continue reading
Mexico seeks to boost economic ties with changing Cuba as Raul Castro makes first state visit Published November 05, 2015 Associated Press
MEXICO CITY – Mexicans are looking to increase trade with Cuba as Cuban President Raul Castro makes his… Continue reading
Santiago: cholera is on the rise LOURDES GÓMEZ | Santiago de Cuba | 5 Nov 2015 – 6:46 pm.
Rumors of daily deaths, frenzied medical activity evident in every neighborhood, and properties surrounded by lime are the order of the… Continue reading