Blog Archives June 2016

First U.S. Managed Hotel Starts Operations in Cuba

Havana’s newly named Four Points by Sheraton, the first U.S. managed hotel in Cuba in over 50 years, began operations this June 29, under the administration of the Starwood chain, in association with Cuban state enterprise Gaviota»

Cuba President Awarded Honorary Prize in Panama

The title of Doctor Honoris Causa awarded by the University of Panama to the President of the Councils of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, Raúl Cas­tro Ruz, was presented on June 27, in a moving ceremony held at the higher education institution»

Cuba First Vice President Meets with FM of Portugal

Miguel Diaz-Canel, first vice-president of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Monday afternoon His Excellency Mr. Augusto Ernesto Santos, minister of Foreign Affairs of the Portuguese Republic, who is on an official visit to Cuba»

Cuban Council of Ministers Analyzes Economic Sphere

Cuba President Raul Castro chaired a meeting of the Cuban Council of Ministers aimed at the analysis of the economic sector’s performance during the first half of the year, as well as its prospects for the rest of 2016. Such economic results will be submitted to the Cuban Parliament during its upcoming session next month. During the meeting, Economy and »