Daily Archives: June 19, 2016
Ten Undocumented Cubans Found Off The Coast Of Puerto Rico / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 18 June 2016 — Puerto Rican authorities detained 10 Cuban migrants on the island of Mona, considered US territory in the Caribbean. Apparently the Cubans had… Continue reading
Six Rafters Arrive in Florida on a Rustic Boat Named ‘Barack Obama’ / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 7 June 2016 — A group of six Cuban migrants arrived on Monday night along the coast of Lauderdale By-the-Sea, Florida, in a precarious… Continue reading
5,000 Tons Of Vietnamese Rice Arrive In Cuba / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 16 June 2016 – Rice is again a symbol of friendship between Cuba and Vietnam. The signing, this Thursday, of the record of delivery and receipt of 5,000… Continue reading
THE HARSH REALITY OF TRYING TO DO BUSINESS IN CUBA BY KEN FIREMAN ON 6/19/16 AT 6:30 AM
This article first appeared on the London School of Economics site.
The car was a Detroit classic on a Havana street, a… Continue reading
Foreign investors dust off Cuba projects By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
JIBACOA, Cuba — Twenty years ago a Canadian developer won the right to build golf courses and condominiums across 2½ miles of lush green ridgeline and crescent beaches… Continue reading
Waco-based Texas Farm Bureau pushing for free trade with Cuba
Partial list of members of the Engage Cuba Texas State Council Tony Bennett, president and CEO, Texas Association of Manufacturers Ric Bonnell, director of Global Health, Dell Children’s Medical Center… Continue reading
Undocumented Cubans found on rugged island off Puerto Rico The Associated Press
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO Authorities in Puerto Rico have detained 10 undocumented Cuban nationals who landed on an uninhabited island off the U.S. Caribbean territory.
A statement from… Continue reading
La compañía de mensajería FedEx quiere establecer una base de operaciones en Varadero DDC | La Habana | 18 de Junio de 2016 – 6:48 pm.
FedEx Corporation no operará grandes aviones de carga hacia La Habana en corto plazo.… Continue reading
Crime Lurks Around ATMs / 14ymedio, Yosmany Mayeta Labrada
14ymedio, Yosmany Mayeta Labrada, Havana, 16 June 2016 — “It was about six in the evening and I had taken money from an ATM, when I saw the knife.” So says… Continue reading
University of Havana Ranked 59th in Latin America / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 17 June 2016 — The University of Havana has been ranked 59th on the list of the 300 Best Research Centers in Latin America by QS Top Universities… Continue reading
So Where Is General Gondin? / Juan Juan Almeida
Juan Juan Almeida, 9 June 2016 — Why is the minister of the interior not participating in the event commemorating the creation of the ministry he heads?
On Monday June 6… Continue reading
Habaneros Comment on “The Wonder” of Their City / Iván García
Ivan Garcia, 6 June 2016 — From Miraflores, south of Havana, Sergio comes twice a week with his wheelbarrow to the dump on Calle 100 in Marianao to pick… Continue reading