October 27, 2021

Tourism boom for Cuba as Americans flock to Caribbean nation

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From CTV News AFP Some 300,000 Americans flocked to Cuba in the first five months of 2017, nearly the same number as for all of last year, officials in Havana said on Wednesday. Just two days before U.S. President Donald Trump was due to announce a new policy rolling back a rapprochement initiated by his […]

Pope Francis grieves, prays for atheist revolutionary Castro

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From Newsmax Pope Francis said the death of Cuba’s revolutionary leader Fidel Castro was “sad news” and that he was grieving and praying for his repose. Francis expressed his condolences in a Spanish-language message to Fidel’s brother, President Raul Castro on Saturday. The pope, who met Fidel Castro when he visited Cuba last year, said […]

apan’s prime minister meets with both Castros, wants to ‘join forces’ with Cuba

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EFE From FOX NEWS Latino Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wrapped up Friday his two-day state visit to Cuba, during which he paved the way for Japanese companies to do business on the Caribbean island, where the thaw in relations with the United States has sparked renewed interest in the Oriental economic power. Abe’s presence […]

Caribbean Dream: Cuba legalizes small and medium private

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From Sputnik News Cuban authorities announced May 24 that small- and medium-sized private business will become legal, a significant move in one of the world’s few remaining communist countries. According to government documents published in a special state-run tabloid, new categories of small, mid-sized and “micro” private businesses were added to a master plan for […]