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Daily Archives: February 23, 2016

Calls for Efficiency/ 14ymedio Posted on February 22, 2016

14ymedio, Havana, 22 February 2016 — Several generations of Cubans have lived surrounded by calls for efficiency, sacrifice and productivity. There are so many billboards, posters and slogans demanding that people… Continue reading

Tricky Cuba Travel Questions — Answered By Mark Murphy

With restored U.S.-Cuba relations opening up U.S. commercial flights, many travelers are itching to plan a trip. And last week’s agreement to open up to 110 commercial daily flights to destinations… Continue reading

Fugitive police killer complicates Cuba travel Bart Jansen, USA TODAY 5:46 p.m. EST February 22, 2016

A New Jersey state police group is urging the Transportation Department not to resume scheduled airline flights to Cuba until a fugitive convicted of… Continue reading

Why are We Afraid of Cuba? 02/22/2016 01:26 pm ET Dr. Jonathan Doh

Jonathan Doh is the faculty Director of the Center for Global Leadership & Rammrath Chair in International Business at Villanova University.

Cuba is at a crossroads. Yet… Continue reading

Surviving Persecution in Cuba 02/22/2016 04:45 pm ET Yoani Sanchez

14ymedio, Generation Y, Yoani Sanchez, 22 February 2016 — He was an acknowledged homosexual and she a convinced Jehovah’s Witness. One lived in the same tenement where I was born… Continue reading

Oil Services Company Settles Cuba Sanctions Case By SAMUEL RUBENFELD

CGG Services SA, a French company that provides services and spare parts for oil and gas exploration and seismic surveys, agreed to pay $614,250 to settle alleged violations of U.S.… Continue reading

Australia is sending its first trade mission to Cuba REUTERS | 23 February, 2016 07:52

Australian mining and agricultural companies will join the country’s first official trade mission to Cuba, which leaves for Havana on Wednesday.

In 2015, Australia-Cuba trade… Continue reading

Cuba Sending 9,000 Soldiers to Fight Zika Virus By ANDREA RODRIGUEZ AND MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN, ASSOCIATED PRESS HAVANA — Feb 22, 2016, 5:28 PM ET

Cuban President Raul Castro announced Monday that he is dispatching 9,000 soldiers to help keep the… Continue reading

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