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What the Future Holds for U.S.-Cuba Relations Apr 11, 2017 Latin America North America When the Obama administration reestablished U.S. diplomatic relations with Cuba in December 2014, many experts predicted that it would bring a flood of new money to the island, transforming its economy and political culture for the better. Almost two-and-a-half years later, […] Continue reading
Is Cuba Heading Towards Virtual Annexation to the US? / 14ymedio, Pedro Campos 14ymedio, Pedro Campos, Miami, 28 January 2017 — Guided by the current political-military leadership, the Cuban economy could be heading “without pause, but without haste*” towards virtual annexation to the United States. There would be no Platt Amendment, nor Marines landing on […] Continue reading
In Cuba, seedlings of capitalism Updated: AUGUST 11, 2016 — 12:53 PM EDT by Michael Smerconish, Inquirer Columnist Entrepreneurship might seem like an odd word to associate with Cuba, but it seems increasingly apt, given the individuals I met during a week traveling the island. From the tobacco fields three hours outside of Havana to […] Continue reading
U.S. Competes With China for Influence in Cuba Chinese firms lead efforts to build Cuba’s Internet infrastructure By CAROL E. LEE And FELICIA SCHWARTZ March 18, 2016 5:30 a.m. ET WASHINGTON—As the Obama administration works to expand economic relations with Cuba, it is competing for influence with a familiar rival: China. Since the White House […] Continue reading
The Limits of Obama’s Trip to Cuba 125 FEB 23, 2016 8:00 AM EST By Editorial Board With all due respect to Mick and Keith, a Rolling Stones concert is no longer a life-changing experience. Nor is a visit from a U.S. president, necessarily. Change in Cuba — where these two events are scheduled for […] Continue reading
Cuba: Europe’s new market Produced by Beatriz Beiras 01/02 18:42 CET | updated 01:02 French President Francois Hollande was, in May last year the first Western head of state to visit Cuba after the thaw in relations between the Caribbean island and the US. It was an investment for the future, a pragmatic move by […] Continue reading
There Is No Doing Business in Cuba, Only with Cuba The Communist Island’s “Private Sector” Is a Farce JOSÉ AZEL JANUARY 11, 2016 AT 8:25 AM First, let’s get the preposition right. All commentary regarding entering the Cuban market makes reference to investing “in” Cuba. But, when used as a preposition, “in” innocently indicates inclusion […] Continue reading
US-Cuba Deal at One Year: Castros Stronger than Ever / Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo Posted on December 16, 2015 Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo, Reykjavik, 15-December 2015 — A non-interventionist US president, a Peronist Catholic pope, and a right-wing military dictator exalted by the Latin American left was bound to be a winning ticket. And so […] Continue reading
Why Wall Street Sees Cash in Cuban TV By Charlie GasparinoPublished November 17, 2015 FOX Business A group of influential Wall Street dealmakers are betting that Americans have such an appetite for Cuban television – everything from sports, to music to even some government propaganda—that they’re planning to distribute the island’s TV programming to viewers […] Continue reading
Bringing Bitcoin To Cuba Carlos M. Gutierrez, Jr. – Innovator, Lawyer, Investor, Skateboarder Posted: 09/22/2015 5:53 pm EDT Updated: 09/22/2015 5:59 pm EDT Since its introduction in 2008, Bitcoin, the world’s most recognized and frequently used crypto-currency has continued to grow in popularity. Bitcoin’s peer-to-peer decentralized structure has steadily attracted global users seeking to make […] Continue reading
Telco Cuba, Inc. Announces Its “Let’s Talk Cuba” Service and Other Milestones Telco Cuba, Inc. HOLLYWOOD, FL–(Marketwired – Sep 3, 2015) – Telco Cuba, Inc. (OTC PINK: QBAN), a publicly traded telecom solutions provider, is excited to announce several milestones. Telco Cuba relaunches its flagship website, The website is the focal point of all […] Continue reading
Cuban teens intern in New York to create Silicon Island back home By Alyssa Bereznak, Yahoo Tech Gabriella Rodriguez remembers the moment she first heard there was a tech internship opportunity in New York. Details about how to apply were posted on the U.S. State Department’s Facebook page, but like the majority of Cubans, she […] Continue reading
In Cuba, a challenge for people running their own businesses HAVANA Niuris Higueras jokes that her spouse calls Atelier — the Havana restaurant she started with her brother — her real husband. In an effort to see her family more, she’s decided to move them into the rooms in the back of her popular […] Continue reading
Cuba’s Investing Opportunities Food, telecommunications, and tourism are likely to flourish as Cuba shows signs it will embrace change. Needed: data transparency and currency unification. By DIMITRA DEFOTIS Updated July 18, 2015 1:10 a.m. ET Emerging Markets With the stars and stripes about to be hoisted over the U.S. embassy in Havana for the first […] Continue reading
Renewal of relations with US heightens expectations Tentative signs of openness raise hopes, but is the island ready to do business? By John Paul Rathbone There is a new entry among Cuba’s roll of important dates. Alongside Fidel Castro’s 26th of July movement and the January 11959 “triumph of the revolution”, there is now December […] Continue reading
Will Stock Investors Ever Profit From a More Open Cuba? BY LESLIE KRAMER Cuba once had a stock market, the La Bolsa de Valores de la Habana, which lasted from the 1920s until 1959, when the Cuban revolution ended private ownership in the country. The Havana exchange was, in fact, one of the largest stock […] Continue reading
Real-Estate Revolution Hits Cuba The Wall Street Journal. Michael Allen HAVANA, Cuba—Listed at $1.2 million, the penthouse has broad terraces, marble floors and stunning waterfront views stretching from the Darth Vader-style Russian Embassy to Meyer Lansky’s old Riviera hotel. That might seem pricey for a Communist country whose average worker earns around $20 a month. […] Continue reading
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