Category Archives: Normalization of Relations

American better off improving relations with Cuba

Nov 18, by Lauren Gette-King – letter to the Bozeman Daily Chronicle Recently, Cuba has found its way back into the spotlight – and not for the better. Accounts of U.S. diplomats experiencing health issues after their time in Cuba have … Continue reading

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Cuban businesswomen seek Rubio meeting as U.S. policy bites

By Marc Frank HAVANA, Nov 17 (Reuters) – An association of Cuban businesswomen has asked to meet with Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida to explain the impact on the country’s nascent private sector of rolling back a detente in … Continue reading

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Forum Held Online to Denounce Alleged Sonic Attacks in Cuba

Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Specialists from various fields participated today in the online forum ”Scientific Discussion on alleged sonic attacks occurred in Havana”, to denounce the false nature of the alleged attacks on U.S. officials in Havana. The discussion, … Continue reading

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US AG EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS EYE CUBA

Nov 7, PLATTSBURG, Mo. (DTN) — U.S. manufacturers appear to be racing the clock before the Trump administration tightens economic relations between the U.S. and Cuba. Over the last week, both John Deere and Caterpillar announced agreements with the Cuban … Continue reading

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American manufacturer ‘Caterpillar’ crawls into Cuba’s Mariel port

CGTN, Michael Voss reports, November 4, 2017 Heavy-equipment giant ‘Caterpillar’ is about to open shop in Cuba, becoming the first American manufacturing corporation to do so. The announcement comes despite moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to make it more … Continue reading

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Bustos Statement on Illinois Economic Development Opportunities in Cuba

PRESS RELEASE – November 3, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) made the following statement regarding continued economic development in Cuba: “My two visits to Cuba have shown me firsthand how our farmers and manufacturers will directly benefit … Continue reading

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Congressman reflects on recent Cuba trip

—Congressman Roger Marshall serves on the House Ag Committee, the Committee on Science, Space and Technology, and the House Small Business Committee. November 3, 2017 – Press Release – In the News Recently, I had the opportunity to travel to … Continue reading

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Cuban Foreign Minister meets with U.S. legislators

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez, met with a dozen U.S. Senators and members of Congress to discuss the current state of bilateral relations between the two nations, and recent setbacks in this regard, reported Cubaminrex, November 3. Rodríguez met with … Continue reading

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Cuba Ready For Peak Tourist Season

by Roberto F. Campos Nov 1 (Prensa Latina) Havana – In spite of the damages caused by recent extreme weather events, authorities here say that the nation is now fully prepared for the launch of its November to April high … Continue reading

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Trump’s Pretexts to Worsen Ties with Cuba Denounced

Moscow, Oct 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuban ambassador to Russia, Emilio Lozada, has described today as political manipulation the arguments offered by the Donald Trump administration about alleged sonic attacks against U.S. diplomats. This is only aimed at worsening the ties … Continue reading

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