Posts Tagged ‘cuba’

US Tour Operators Optimistic About Cuba Travel Because They’re Even More Essential

Monday, November 20th, 2017

U.S. tour operators and travel agents are betting that it will be business as usual, or perhaps even better, as the new Cuba restrictions take effect and …Read the complete article here

Film: I am Cuba – ‘Soy Cuba

Monday, November 20th, 2017

“I am Cuba” is a 1964 Soviet-Cuban film directed by Mikhail Kalatozov at MosfilmJoin. Hidden away in the Soviet archives for three decades, “I Am Cuba” is a wildly schizophrenic celebration of Communist kitsch, mixing Slavic solemnity with Latin sensuality — a whirling, feverish dance through both the …Read the complete article here

Editorial: Gigs and garlands

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Kennedy responded in part by implementing a naval blockade designed to prevent Cuba from importing more Soviet weapons. During the blockade …Read the complete article here

Pro Bricks, Inc. marks grand opening in Cuba

Monday, November 20th, 2017

CUBA – You know how the old saying goes. If you build it, they will come. When the final school bell rang out at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, the students of …Read the complete article here

Trump’s Renewed Cold War Towards Cuba Hurts Ordinary Cubans

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Trump’s Renewed Cold War Towards Cuba Hurts Ordinary Cubans GREGORY WILPERT: Welcome to the Real News Network. I’m Gregory Wilpert …Read the complete article here

Cajuns head to the Caymans, but it’s all about basketball

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

And it is yet another international destination for UL, which lost its first two exhibition games but won its last against the Cuban National Team last …Read the complete article here

DPRK foreign minister to visit Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

HAVANA, Nov. 19 (Xinhua) — The foreign minister of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will visit Cuba on Monday to discuss bilateral …Read the complete article here

Viewing Cuba through a Detroit lens

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

When the “In the Footsteps of Che International Brigade” traveled in Cuba Oct. 1-15, several Workers World Party delegates from Detroit participated, …Read the complete article here

Lesson from Cuba: Disaster capitalism and socialist planning

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

The following was adapted from a Workers World Party talk given Nov. 11 after the “In the Footsteps of Che International Brigade” returned from Cuba.Read the complete article here

How does one become a US govt. recognized Cuba tour guide?

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Answer 61 of 61: Does anyone know how to become a licensed Cuba Tour guide so as tol satisfy US government requirements?Read the complete article here

The first day in revolutionary Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Delegations from around the world held banners, signs and flags to show their solidarity with the Cuban people. Banners from the Chicago, Albany, …Read the complete article here

Cuban Music Groups Raise Funds for Humanitarian Aid

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Various Cuban music groups perform today in the great cultural event ”Voy por ti” to raise funds and help cancer …Read the complete article here

Anniversary – McClaughry

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Wilbur and Harriett (Munson) McClaughry will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children at the Cuba High …Read the complete article here

Raison d’etre for Cuban blockade obsolete! — Lee Yew Meng

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Cuba was a colony of Spain from 1492 to 1898. Therefore, everybody speaks Spanish. Colonial rule continued with the United States until 1902.Read the complete article here

Vodafone’s CEO in Ghana Speaks about Replacing Ailing Safaricom Boss Bob Collymore

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Yolanda Cuba, the Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone in Ghana has dismissed claims that there is plan to have her replace ailing Safaricom CEO …Read the complete article here

Details and Systems for General Elections Are Checked in Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Details and Systems for General Elections Are Checked in Cuba … Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Commission of Cuba (CEN) is …Read the complete article here

‘Passport to Dance’ series brings culture to UA through dance

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Passport to Dance featured three different dance’s from three separate cultures, including Egyptian Belly Dance, a traditional Cuban dance and …Read the complete article here

Cuban Henry Jaen Wins for the Fifth Time Marathon of Havana

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Cuban Henry Jaen Wins for the Fifth Time Marathon of Havana … The NACAC awarded Cuba in the first place for teams of the half marathon, after …Read the complete article here

First timers – Cuba Forum

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Sorry if this is a re post can I have people’s advice e on things to do in Cayo coco were heading out in a few weeks from the uk and have never bin to.Read the complete article here

Hike and Music Accompany Cuba’s Unequaled Solidarity with Angola

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Hike and Music Accompany Cuba’s Unequaled Solidarity with Angola … Francisco Correia Conceizao, and diplomatic staff of Cuba and Venezuela.Read the complete article here

Caricom Must Strengthen Ties with Non-english-speaking Countries – Pm

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

… visit to the Dominican Republic (with which) we are pursuing a joint tourism agreement… and we have done the same with Cuba,” he pointed out.Read the complete article here

‘Che Lives in This Boricua’s Heart’: Lopez at Santa Clara Memorial in Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Puerto Rican freedom fighter Oscar Lopez Rivera visited the Ernesto Che Guevara memorial in Santa Clara, Cuba this weekend, sharing that it was a …Read the complete article here

North Korea’s Foreign Minister to visit Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

North Korea’s Foreign Minister is to visit Cuba on Monday in a trip that comes at a time when both Pyongyang and Havana have strained relations with …Read the complete article here

CARICOM must strengthen ties with non-English-speaking countries – Holness

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

He said Jamaica is actively pursuing a policy of outreach and engagement with the Spanish-speaking countries within the region. “I have paid an official visit to the Dominican Republic (with which) we are pursuing a joint tourism agreement… and we have done the same with Cuba,” he pointed out.Read the complete article here

Bringing Cuban flavor to Thanksgiving

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Thanksgiving is truly an American holiday, and one my family incorporated into our tradition a couple of years after arriving from Cuba. We started celebrating Thanksgiving when I was in first grade and came home from school one day and insisted we buy a turkey. At the time my family didn’t understand …Read the complete article here

Vodafone’s CEO in Ghana Speaks about Replacing Ailing Safaricom Boss Bob Collymore

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Bob Collymore, wishing you a speedy recovery so that you can get back to your job,” Cuba wrote on her Twitter handle. At the same time, former Safaricom CEO and the current Kenya Airways Chairman Michael Joseph also termed the clams as ill-informed. “I have just visited Bob Collymore and he has …Read the complete article here

Fidel Castro has a Special Place in our Hearts, Says Dlamini Zuma

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

19 de noviembre de 2017, 10:22Pretoria, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Veteran fighter against the apartheid and leader of the African National Congress (ANC) Nksozana Dlamini Zuma said today that historic leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro has a special place in the hearts of South African …Read the complete article here

How Trump is reshaping US policy on Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

The new policies restrict certain travel and commercial transactions with the island. The U.S. policy shift only adds to the uncertainty hanging over Cuba, as Cuban President Raúl Castro has promised to step down in 2018. But the core of Obama’s Cuba rapprochement remains in tact. Here are how ties …Read the complete article here

North Korean foreign minister set to visit Cuba

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

HAVANA (AFP) – North Korea’s foreign minister is to visit Cuba on Monday (Nov 20) in a trip that comes at a time when both Pyongyang and Havana have strained relations with Washington. Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho will meet with his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla and participate in …Read the complete article here

What’s Cuba doing about violence against women?

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

HAVANA TIMES — One in four women across the world have been raped at some point in their lives. We think about violence against women and we think about rape, murder, beatings, the abusive husband. However, there are other forms of violence that we aren’t even conscious of. In Cuba, we are …Read the complete article here

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