Archivo de News Briefs

Archivo News Briefs

Irish Company buys RecargasaCuba.com

The Irish company ding *, one of the largest in the world for recharging service to cell phones , has just entered the Cuban market after buying the site RecargasaCuba.com, according to The Independent, a newspaper of that European nation. … Continued

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New perspectives on the Cuban economy

Almost none of the teachers who participated in the first edition could have imagined the book, like a TV series, would reach its “fifth season”. However, since 2010 Miradas a la economía cubana ¨Looks to the Cuban economy¨ has become … Continued

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Cuba revitalizes cooperation with Norway in oil industry

Cuba and Norway yesterday renewed bilateral cooperation in the oil sector with the signing of new agreements between the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD), and the Ministries of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment (MINCEX), and the Ministry of Energy … Continued

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Central Bank of Cuba towards the end of CUC

The Central Bank of Cuba coordinates with the Central Government preparations for Zero Day, when the convertible peso (CUC) will disappear along the duality of exchange in the economy of the island. Ernesto Medina, Minister President of the institution that … Continued

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Three million tourists in Cuba might not be a dream after all

The most recent figures on tourist arrivals in Cuba, published by the National Statistics Office (ONE) appear as a good sign following a 6.7 percent increase for August, if compared to the same month of 2013. Following a two-month consecutive … Continued

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Marino Murillo

Marino Murillo, economy minister again

Marino Murillo Jorge returns to his previous position. The government vice-president responsible for the changes in Cuban socialist system returns to the Ministry of Economy and Planning, which he left in 2011 to “concentrate” his efforts in monitoring changes in … Continued

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Zafra azucarera en Cuba

Thirteen million dollars for Cuban Agriculture

Thirteen million dollars to import equipment and rehabilitate waterworks in irrigated areas is the budget for 2015 of the AZCUBA Sugar Group, informed specialists in the imminence of the next harvest, which begins in Mayabeque in mid November and ends … Continued

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Modern cruise terminal will be built in Cienfuegos

The Ministry of Transportation will invest in a modern cruise terminal at the port of Cienfuegos, which is thought of as “something big, something at world level,” announced José Enrique Gonzalez, an officer at the Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) in … Continued

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American Soybean Association wants to freely trade with Cuba

Geographical distance is not a problem for South American exporters when exporting their agricultural products to Cuba, while farmers in the United States are seeing the goods from the southern hemisphere monopolize a market near their farms, in a country … Continued

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El canciller de México, José Antonio Meade, fue recibido por el presidente cubano Raúl Castro

Mexico: the new great trading partner of Cuba?

From across the Yucatan Strait, the government of Enrique Peña Nieto is “very attentive to the process of updating the economic and social model promoted in Cuba and has expressed its full readiness to support it. There is growing interest … Continued

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