Cuban News Agency outlines nine key aspects of new convertible currency accounts.
For nearly 60 years, successive U.S. administrations have attempted to choke the Cuban people through the longest economic, commercial and financial blockade in human history, which has cost the Caribbean nation millions in losses.
Vladimir Ulakhovich, President of the Belarus Chamber of Industry and Commerce, received Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, Vice President of the Cuban Council of Ministers, in Minsk today.
In search of new business opportunities in other latitudes, Cuba participated in the 1st Indonesia - Latin America and Caribbean Business Forum (INA- LAC), held last October 14 and 15 in Tangerang, Indonesia.
The Ministry of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment (MINCEX) established new procedures to carry out imports by natural persons through state-owned companies, Rodrigo Malmierca, head of that ministry, announced at the Mesa Redonda TV program.
From next Monday Cubans can open accounts in hard currency in the Banco Metropolitano, Banco de Crédito y Comercio and Banco Popular de Ahorro for the purchase of goods in this currency and imports, announced banking authorities on Tuesday.
One of the largest state-owned Cuba retail chain will adjust its operations to accommodate sales in hard currency of household appliances, electronics and car parts, following a set of measures announced by the Cuban government.
More than 50 countries have confirmed their participation in the 37th Havana International Fair (FIHAV 2019), to be held from November 4 to 8 at the Expocuba exhibition center, and will be dedicated to the 500 anniversary of Havana.
The U.S. blockade against Cuba has caused more than 55 million dollars in damage to the communications system from April 2018 to March 2019, according to a public hearing with executives and workers of the sector.
The Cuban product Authentic Campaign is currently enjoying an intense week in Colombia, with presentations in various cities to foster the island's tourist attractions.
A delegation of Cuban businessmen and officials shows at the International Tourism Fair of Latin America FIT 2019 the Cuban progress in this sector despite the impact of the U.S. blockade and the new measures adopted by the Donald Trump administration.
As part of the promotional actions previous to the beginning of the tourism high season, the " Cuba is present " days will be held in Italy, October 7-9 in the Italian cities of Rome, Salerno, Foggia, Pescara and Rimini.
The U.S. blockade against Cuba is a collective punishment, whose application is not allowed by the UN and the Human Rights Charter, Ignacio Ramonet, founder of the magazine Le Monde Diplomatique, denounced.
The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced on Tuesday in a statement that General Electric (GE) was fined for alleged violations of the U.S. blockade against Cuba.
HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 2 (ACN) Little Havana, a business located in the city of Toronto, Canada, faces a ban on receiving payments through online technology because it markets Cuban coffee.