Archive for the ‘Cuba’ Category

Science in the epicenter of the development in Cuba

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Sustainable development, and applied science for the benefit of the economy and society, are policies of the Revolution from its early years, already consolidated in pursuit of the general knowledge. That strategic thinking, led by Fidel Castro, channelled the important vision of the role of science in the …Read the complete article here

Cuba 8-Day Oceania Cruise w/Drinks

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Enjoy free shore excursions, $150 in onboard credit per suite and free drinks on this voyage to Cuba, R/T from Miami. May 20; Sept. 16. Source: Cruise.com.Read the complete article here

Washington’s plan behind its travel warning to Turkey

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

He can build huge detention centers like in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Maybe that will give him a chance to explain how in Cuba, supposedly an enemy country, the U.S. is able to maintain a military base. To say the truth, it is not easy to understand what the U.S. is trying to accomplish by treating Turkey …Read the complete article here

Weather February 2018

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Hey what’s the weather like in February (mid-end february) What to bring in the suitcase? 😀 Thanks ! 🙂Read the complete article here

Cuba condemns Trump´s racist remarks

Monday, January 15th, 2018

HAVANA, Cuba, Jan 13 (ACN) The Cuban Ministry of Foreign Relations condemned the racist remarks made by the US president Donald Trump some days ago, reported Granma newspaper. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba strongly condemns the racist, denigrating and gross …Read the complete article here

Retrieves the vitality in the north of Ciego de Avila

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Ciego de Ávila, Jan 15.- The forest of the north of Ciego de Avila province, considered among the Cuban best in the Caribbean for excursions and ecotourism, is recovering from the effects of the hurricane Irma caused to its passage by the Province. Costa Guanos, grapes, mangroves, coconut trees and …Read the complete article here

Cuban Piano Player Cucurucho Valdes to Present CD in Jazz Plaza

Monday, January 15th, 2018

That, he said, is reflected in the album, ‘a very nice and very honest work when it comes to performing’, in which he had excellent Cuban musicians under his command, such as percussionist Yaroldy Abreu, drummer Rodney Barreto, bass player Fabían García, the trumpet players Julio Padrón and …Read the complete article here

Good prospects for Cuban boxers this 2018

Monday, January 15th, 2018

The island’s Domadores de Cuba led by Rolando Acebal faced a difficult challenge during the most recent edition of the World Series of Boxing, coming up against several Rio 2016 Olympic medal winners, like Yosbani Veitía from Sancti Spiritus who faced bronze medalist Yoel Finol from Venezuela in …Read the complete article here

Self drive tour

Monday, January 15th, 2018

My husband and I (27 and 32) are planning roughly a 2 week trip to Cuba in April, 2017. I have seen some self drive tours available online, which include the car, accommodation and sometimes some excursions as well. I was hoping for some advice…Read the complete article here

Weather February 2018

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Cuba can be cool in winter, specially if it’s windy. And seems this arctic blast we are experiencing (in Canada & the US) has reached Cuba. Still it’s pleasant and you don’t need heavy clothing. Dress in layers ie: a T-Shirt under a shirt etc. and you should be fine. A light hoodie/sweat shirt will serve you …Read the complete article here

Zika Virus? – Cuba Forum

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Answer 1 of 2: I was searching forum and noticed posts from 2016. Is there any recent update of Zika Virus in Cuba, specifically Havana, Vinales and Varadero?Read the complete article here

Cuban Economy Ever More Opaque as Data Omitted From 2016 Accounts

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Cuba’s foreign currency earnings have fallen by billions of dollars since global prices for oil and other commodities crashed in 2014. Service income, which includes the sale of professional services to several oil producing developing countries such as Venezuela, fell by more than a billion dollars in …Read the complete article here

Taxi in Cuba

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Hi, I would like to kindly ask you, if is it okey to find taxi for 5 people? We don’t want to rent a car, because of money, but we are not sure, if there are some bigger taxis. Or do they that they take 5 people, although in taxi is space…Read the complete article here

Questions about Cuba

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Hey! 1) First of all, I wanted to ask if Varadero Beach is truly “a must-see beach” or if any others are as good? I am thinking mainly about Cayo Jutias and Playa Ancon, are they ‘good enough” compared to Varadero? 2…Read the complete article here

Speed Dating in Holguín Cuba

Monday, January 15th, 2018

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Phipps will offer Valentines dinner and flowers all under one roof

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Tropical Forest Cuba is under construction! In preparation for the Feb. 10 opening, approximately 70 percent of the plant material in our Tropical Forest Conservatory will be changed out to feature many species never seen at Phipps before, and new stations on the food, plants, animals and culture of …Read the complete article here

Documentary spotlights Cuban diamond industry created by Jewish refugees

Monday, January 15th, 2018

They sailed on jam-packed ships, having sold everything to pay for passports and visas. The first thing they saw entering Havana harbor was El Morro castle. Beyond it was hope, but who knew what else. They were Jews fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe. About 12,000 arrived in Cuba from 1933 to 1944.Read the complete article here

This hair product start-up made the ‘Shark Tank’ investors wear wigs — and landed a $100000 …

Monday, January 15th, 2018

While “Shark Tank” investors Mark Cuban, Kevin O’Leary, Daymond John, and Robert Herjavec are all busy entrepreneurs with businesses to run and investments to manage, Sunday night, the men got a taste of a more Rock n’ Roll lifestyle. All four men experienced how they would feel with long, …Read the complete article here

Melbana engages Cuban firm for well surveys

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Melbana engages Cuban firm for well surveys. By Adam Critchley Monday, January 15, 2018. BNamericas. Notify me Bookmark. Share … Australian oil company Melbana Energy has engaged a Cuban engineering firm to survey well sites. These wells would come in addition .Read the complete article here

Sharks in cuba, DR or mexico

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Answer 11 of 12: Hello I am wondering where its more dangerous for sharks. I went to cuba and didnt see any but when doing research i read about a shark attack in 2011 in cancun woman lost her arm. Are the ocean surrounding mexico more dangerous? I was thibking…Read the complete article here

Cuban economy ever more opaque as data omitted from 2016 accounts

Monday, January 15th, 2018

“The abnormal delay in the macroeconomic indicators for 2016 casts doubt on the official estimate for GDP growth in 2017,” said Carmelo Mesa-Lago, professor emeritus of economics at Pittsburgh University and author of numerous books on Cuba’s economy. “How is it possible authorities can release …Read the complete article here

Sharks in cuba, DR or mexico

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Answer 11 of 13: Hello I am wondering where its more dangerous for sharks. I went to cuba and didnt see any but when doing research i read about a shark attack in 2011 in cancun woman lost her arm. Are the ocean surrounding mexico more dangerous? I was thibking…Read the complete article here

Cuba fue un simple peón soviético en Etiopía

Monday, January 15th, 2018

LA HABANA, Cuba.- En 1977 se agudizó el conflicto armado en la región del Ogadén, específicamente en la frontera entre Etiopía y Somalia. El enfrentamiento pudo haber sido contemplado como un suceso local entre dos naciones tercermundistas que no despertara el interés de las superpotencias.Read the complete article here

Cuba Celebrates National Science Day

Monday, January 15th, 2018

By Reina Magdariaga Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban scientific community is celebrating today the National Science Day with the successful development of more than 5,000 science, technology and innovation (CTI) projects, to overcome the complex challenges the island is facing.Read the complete article here

Cuba helping Latin America resist pressure over Kosovo”

Monday, January 15th, 2018

“We highly value the principled policy of Cuba towards the unilaterally declared independence of the so-called ‘Kosovo’ as well as the diplomatic efforts of that country aimed at other countries of Latin America and the Caribbean resisting pressure to recognize ‘Kosovo’ as an independent state,” Vulin …Read the complete article here

Colombian Embassy in Cuba Working to the Max

Monday, January 15th, 2018

HAVANA TIMES — The US Embassy in Havana has stopped issuing visas to Cuban citizens after the US Department of State announced, last September, that it would withdraw the majority of its staff at the embassy on the island because of some alleged “sonic attacks” against diplomats and their …Read the complete article here

‘Hatred and Derision’: Cuba Slams Trump’s Reported ‘Sh*thole Countries’ Slur

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was equally critical of her onetime rival in last year’s presidential campaign and the USA ambassador to Panama has tendered his resignation amid the ongoing scandal. “There is no other word one can use but ‘racist, ‘” United Nations human rights spokesman …Read the complete article here

Vhi Healthcare Cuba

Monday, January 15th, 2018

On an adventure to Cuba, Cat found herself in intensive care with Deep Vein Thrombosis. The real Cat interacts with an animated diorama of her story. We see that Vhi’s international team are on hand to make sure she and her loved ones have the care and reassurance they need. The film and …Read the complete article here

Luis Ortiz: Forget The Marijuana, Now Wilder Has a Real Problem!

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs), a 6-foot-4 southpaw and a Cuban amateur star, will give Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) his biggest challenge to date. Ortiz not only can box, but also has knockout power in his left hand. Originally the two fighters were due to fight in November, but the fight was suspended after Ortiz tested …Read the complete article here

Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (CUBA) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report …

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund logo Media coverage about Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (NASDAQ:CUBA) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time.Read the complete article here

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