• Cuban crowd's satisfaction in Rolling Stones concert

    The Rolling Stones unleashed two hours of shrieking, thundering rock and roll on an ecstatic crowd of hundreds of thousands of Cubans and foreign visitors Friday night

  • Conclusions from Obama's visit to Cuba

    The three day visit from US President to Cuba raised the bar for US-Cuban relationships after meetings with dissidents, a surprise press conference by Raul Castro and Obama's televised speech.

  • Stay or Go? that is the question for cuban entrepreneurs

    As tens of thousands of Cuban millennials give up on Cuba and head north, a big part of an expanding class of entrepreneurs who are opting to remain, betting on Cuba’s future despite serious challenges.

  • Obama visits Cuba

    President Barack Obama is in Cuba for a historic three-day visit to the island and talks with its communist leader. The 54 year embargo, human rights and trade are in the agenda

  • Cuba: A country free from violent crime?

    Famed for its classic cars, ice-cold mojito cocktails and diverse history, Cuba is now also making headlines for a very different reason. In fact, the island is renowned for its incredibly low levels of violent crime.

  • Rolling Stones in Cuba

    The Rolling Stones announced a free concert in Cuba in what is likely to be one of the biggest shows ever both for the island and the rock legends.

  • Cuba eases travel restrictions on well-known dissidents

    Seven members of a group known as the Black Spring were told they would be allowed to make one journey abroad for good behaviour.

  • Obama goes to Cuba

    President Obama is to visit Cuba in the coming weeks as part of a broader trip to Latin America, reports say. He will be only the second sitting US president in history to travel to the island, after Calvin Coolidge in 1928.

  • Church talks help make Cuba a 'perfect place for negotiations'

    The heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches will hold a historic meeting Friday in the threadbare international airport of an officially secular, communist-run tropical island.

  • U.S., Cuba discuss human trafficking

    Representatives of the U.S. government and Cuba met this week in Miami to exchange information on how to combat people trafficking and prevent fraud, U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby announced Friday.

  • Meet the "Cuban Adele"

    Cuban Yoli Major with her passion and her beautiful voice has earned the nickname of "Cuban Adele".

  • How has U.S. leverage in Latin America grown?

    One of the legacies President Barack Obama will leave to his successor is increased foreign policy leverage in Latin America.

  • Cubans will have broadband Internet at home

    Cuba has announced it will launch residential broadband internet services in two areas of its capital, Havana.

  • United States eases trade restrictions with Cuba

    The United States has eased a number of trade restrictions with Cuba, American companies are now allowed to lend money to Cuban entrepreneurs and to invest in infrastructure projects.

  • Cuban economy is still locked in a cage

    In 2010, when the Castro government announced its plan to “update socialism,” some thought that Cuba had finally begun moving toward a market economy, but Castro's military continues to limit, frame, and condition all market activity

  • Cubans, fearing loss of favored status in U.S., rush to make an arduous journey

    Tens of thousands of Cubans have plunked down the profits of their home and car sales to pay for a treacherous 5,000-mile journey by plane, bus, boat and foot, no matter the rout, South America, Central America, or a boat in the caribbean sea.

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