More Cell Phones in CubaJanuary 8, 2010By Circles Robinson
HAVANA TIMES, Jan. 8 – Mobile telephone service in Cuba closed 2009 with 600,000 clients (of the 11.2 million Cubans), said First Deputy Minister of Communications Ramón Linares Torres.
In April… Continue reading
CubaBy ANTHONY DEPALMA | Updated: Oct. 27, 2009Overview
A half-century ago, on Jan. 1, 1959, Fidel Castro brought down the curtain on Fulgencio Batista's right-wing dictatorship in Cuba. As Mr. Castro planted himself firmly in the Communist camp and began… Continue reading
Open Letter to Cuba's Vice Minister of Culture
I offer, again today, a guest post. This open open letter to Cuba's Vice Minister of Culture was written by blogger Claudia Cadelo, in response to a decision to ban the performance… Continue reading
Press organisation protests heightened repression in CubaPublished on Tuesday, December 22, 2009
MIAMI, USA (IAPA/IFEX) — The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) has expressed concern and alarm at the increased violence and repression against Cuba's independent journalists, bloggers, human rights… Continue reading
Employment & Social Measures Needed in CubaDecember 21, 2009Pedro Campos*
HAVANA TIMES, Dec. 21 – All seems to indicate that the leadership of the Cuban government/party has begun to understand the pernicious character of its paternalism.
As the natural consequence… Continue reading
Posted on Monday, 12.14.09Cuba fighting blogs with blogsViewing bloggers critical of the government as dangerous subversives, Cuba is fighting blog with blog.BY JUAN O. TAMAYOjtamayo@ElNuevoHerald.com
Cuba is counter-attacking its cyber-foes with government backers calling them mercenaries and CIA agents, but… Continue reading